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Government approves POCSO Act changes

Includes death penalty for sexual offences against children, strict action on child porn.

11 Jul 2019 5:52 AM

Nod to set up Tribunal for all water disputes

Prakash Javadekar lamented that it has taken anything from “17 to 27” years to resolve disputes by these tribunals.

11 Jul 2019 5:46 AM

K'taka: 2 Cong MLAs quit; Shivakumar visits Mumbai to meet rebel MLAs, detained

Police detained Shivakumar along with former Mumbai MP Milind Deora and Congress workers and later made to return to Bengaluru.

10 Jul 2019 10:05 PM

Goa: 10 Congress MLAs including Leader of Opposition join BJP

The BJP with 27 MLAs has become the major political party in the 40-member Goa Legislative Assembly.

10 Jul 2019 9:04 PM

Cabinet approves bill to help tackle unregulated deposit schemes

The banning of Unregulated Deposit Schemes Bill, 2019 will replace an ordinance promulgated by the government in February this year.

10 Jul 2019 8:38 PM

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Cabinet approves bill that subsumes 13 central labour laws

The new code has been drafted after amalgamation, simplification, and rationalisation of relevant provisions of the 13 Central Labour Acts.

10 Jul 2019 8:28 PM

Ayodhya land dispute case to be heard by SC on Thursday

The matter will be heard by a three-member bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi.

10 Jul 2019 8:26 PM

Centre bans Pak backed 'Sikhs for Justice' for its secessionist activities

Sources said that Centre took the decision to call SFJ an unlawful association in consultation with state governments, including Punjab.

10 Jul 2019 7:58 PM

Act of Mumbai police and Maha govt raises suspicion of horse trading : Kumaraswamy

The Congress has been accusing the BJP of conspiring to topple Congress-JD(S)coalition government in Karnataka.

10 Jul 2019 7:02 PM

Lalu's daughter, son-in-law chargesheeted by ED in money laundering case

In the charge sheet, the probe agency named 35 new accused out of which around 15 are individuals and rest are companies.

10 Jul 2019 6:19 PM

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'They will come back,' confident Shivakumar packed off to Bengaluru

'Congress-JD(S) govt which is there will be safe. None of them is leaving the party,' D K Shivakumar said.

10 Jul 2019 6:12 PM

Abhishek Manu Singhvi to represent Congress in SC in Karnataka case

Rohatgi, who appeared on behalf of the MLAs, contended before SC that Speaker was ‘deliberately delaying’ acceptance of resignations.

10 Jul 2019 5:02 PM

Rajasthan Budget: Rs 1,000 crore fund for farmers' welfare

Presented by CM Gehlot, who is also Finance Minister, budget allocated Rs 10 crore for education of women belonging to minority communities.

10 Jul 2019 4:15 PM

Karnataka crisis: Azad questions conduct of BJP govt, Governors

‘Entire country is anguished at the way BJP government at national level and Governor at state level are conducting themselves,’ Azad said.

10 Jul 2019 4:07 PM

Congress-JDS legislators are kept in captivity: D K Shivakumar

Security was heightened outside the hotel in Powai area of Mumbai after the dissidents wrote to Mumbai Police seeking protection.

10 Jul 2019 3:42 PM

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Shivakumar claims hearts of rebel MLAs beating to meet, they say 'we've no intention'

The slogans were raised by supporters of one of the disgruntled JD(S) MLAs, Narayan Gowda.

10 Jul 2019 3:40 PM

After cancelling booking, Mumbai hotel serves tea, doughnuts to Shivakumar

It is unclear whether Shivakumar and others bore the expenses or it was courtesy gesture by Renaissance Mumbai Convention Centre Hotel.

10 Jul 2019 3:14 PM

Kumaraswamy has no moral right to continue as CM, should step down: Yeddyurappa

‘I requested the Governor to convey to the Speaker that he should take necessary action immediately,’ Yeddyurappa said.

10 Jul 2019 2:54 PM

Yedyurappa's son Vijayendra rubbishes reports about BJP leaders visiting Mumbai hotel

There were reports that BJP provoked Congress-JD(S) MLAs to resign from coalition government and has been in touch with rebel legislators.

10 Jul 2019 2:37 PM

Section 144 imposed in Mumbai's Powai where K'taka's rebel MLAs are lodged

Security was heightened outside the hotel in Powai area of Mumbai after the dissidents wrote to Mumbai Police seeking protection.

10 Jul 2019 2:01 PM

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