Tuesday , 13 November 2018

National News

Goa has 8 unregistered children homes

NEW DELHI: More than 1,300 child care institutions in the country are not registered under the Juvenile Justice Act, the latest data from the national agency for safeguarding child rights shows, making children vulnerable to multiple kind of abuses. Please like & share: Read More »

Govt refuses to share Facebook’s response

NEW DELHI: The Indian government has refused to share copies of responses received from the US-based social media giant Facebook over global data breach scandal involving London-based data mining firm Cambridge Analytica, saying the information was shared by the companies “in confidence”. Please like & share: Read More »

PM slams previous govts for neglecting people

MIRZAPUR (UP): Prime Minister Narendra Modi Sunday attacked the previous governments headed by opposition parties, accusing them of neglecting the people and not completing development projects on time. Please like & share: Read More »

Post-matric scholarship scheme for SC students

NEW DELHI: The Centre has asked all states and union territories to instruct educational institutions to extend the date of depositing the fees for Scheduled Caste students eligible under its post-matric scholarship scheme till the amount is transferred to their bank accounts. Please like & share: Read More »

Corruption laws in medical field are illusory, says Khurshid

NEW DELHI: The laws to deal with corruption in the medical field are “illusory” and do not get the desired results, and in such cases blame is often apportioned to “persons who can’t fight back”, according to former Union minister Salman Khurshid. Please like & share: Read More »

Congress is a party for Muslim men: PM

AZAMGARH (UP): Days ahead of the monsoon session of Parliament when the government is likely to push for the passage of a bill against instant triple talaq, Prime Minister Narendra Modi mocked Congress for being a party which stood only with Muslim men. Please like & share: Read More »

Will Congress support issues like triple talaq: Modi

AZAMGARH (UTTAR PRADESH): Raking up the reported remarks of Congress chief Rahul Gandhi that Congress is a party for Muslims, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said he was not “surprised” by that but asked whether it would support Muslim women on issues like triple talaq. Please like & share: Read More »

Tamil Nadu opposes repeal of UGC Act

CHENNAI: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami on Saturday strongly opposed the draft bill on Higher Education Commission of India (Repeal of University Grants Commission Act) Act 2018. Please like & share: Read More »