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In all probability Andhra Pradesh will go for simultaneous Lok Sabha and Assembly elections in its “present form” as a united state with the formal split for the creation of a separate Telangana state
The Centre is expected to reject the mercy plea of 1993 Mumbai blasts death row convict Yakub Memon, with the Maharashtra government asking the Union home ministry to reject his mercy petition.
Apprehending fresh trouble from the Jayalalithaa government which may order release of four prisoners when its deadline to the Centre on releasing the assassins of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi e
The Congress said the decision to free Rajiv Gandhi’s killers was “irresponsible, perverse and populist”, while the Union home ministry claimed the state government had no jurisdiction to grant remiss
Union finance minister P. Chidambaram, who is likely to stand for the Lok Sabha from Sivaganga Lok Sabha in Tamil Nadu, tried to play safe.
In a bind over death row convicts seeking clemency despite rejection of their mercy petitions by the President, the government is planning to file a review of the Supreme Court verdict on Tuesday comm
Policemen who do not register FIRs despite recieving complaints of a cognisable offence, particularly crimes against women, may soon face the stick with the ministry of home affairs asking all states to strictly implement the law where public servants can be sent to jail for “disobeying the directions of the law’’.
The Delhi government and Union home ministry have come at loggerheads over postings of IAS officers in the capital with the chief secretary of Delhi government recently writing to the MHA saying IAS o
Posing fresh challenge before the internal security establishment of the country, the emerging lot of Simi operatives is far more motivated and radicalised than the earlier lot, security sources said.