Thursday, 14 November 2019

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  • 10 ministers inducted in Haryana Cabinet

    November 14, 2019 4:13 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    The first expansion of Haryana Cabinet took place today as 10 more ministers have been included in the cabinet. Haryana Governor S N Arya administered the oath of office and secrecy to them at the Raj Bhawan in Chandigarh. The... View Article

  • Facebook removes 5.4 billion fake accounts

    November 14, 2019 4:12 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    Facebook says it has stopped 5.4 billion fake accounts so far this year, in a sign of a persistent battle on social media against manipulation and disinformation. In its latest transparency report, the Internet firm said it has improved its... View Article

  • Apex court dismisses all review petitions on Rafale fighter jets issue

    November 14, 2019 4:11 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    The Supreme Court today rejected a batch of review petitions seeking a court-monitored probe into the procurement of 36 Rafale fighter jets, saying the pleas were without merit. A three-judge bench also rejected the contention that there was a need... View Article

  • Sabarimala case: SC refers review pleas to larger bench

    November 14, 2019 4:11 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    Supreme Court today said that restrictions on women in religious places was not limited to Sabarimala alone and was prevalent in other religions as well. Supreme Court, by a majority of 3:2, has referred the review petitions to a larger... View Article

  • Death toll rises to 26 in Israel-Gaza violence

    November 14, 2019 11:45 am Published by Leave your thoughts

    In Palestine, the death toll from Israel-Gaza violence surged to 26. Exchanges of fire triggered by Israel’s targeted killing of a top militant in Gaza raged for a second day and showed little sign of easing. Fresh rocket barrages were... View Article

  •  Karnataka: 17 disqualified MLAs to join BJP today

    November 14, 2019 11:45 am Published by Leave your thoughts

    All 17 disqualified Congress and JD(S) MLAs of Karnataka will formally join the BJP in Bengaluru today. Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa made the announcement yesterday. Speaking to media after attending the core committee meeting, he said it has decided to... View Article

  • Chief Justice of India’s office is public authority under RTI Act: SC

    November 14, 2019 11:45 am Published by Leave your thoughts

    In a landmark judgement, the Supreme Court has held that the office of the Chief Justice of India (CJI) is a public authority under the Right to Information (RTI) Act. The court, however, said that judicial independence has to be... View Article

  • PM Modi holds bilateral meetings with Presidents of Russia, Brazil and China

    November 14, 2019 10:36 am Published by Leave your thoughts

    Prime Minister held bilateral meetings with top leaders from Russia, Brazil and China last night on the sidelines of BRICS summit in Brasilia. During his talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin, Mr Modi expressed happiness at the pace of growth... View Article

  • PM Modi asks business leaders from BRICS nations to invest in India

    November 14, 2019 10:06 am Published by Leave your thoughts

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi has called upon business leaders from the BRICS nations to invest in India, particularly in infrastructure development. Mr Modi said, India is the world’s most open and investment-friendly economy due to political stability, predictable policy and... View Article

  • SC allows Karnataka’s disqualified MLAs to contest by-polls

    November 13, 2019 12:39 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    Seventeen rebel Congress-JD(S) legislators had moved the apex court challenging their disqualification by the then assembly speaker in July. The legislators had resigned amid growing dissent, toppling the previous Congress-JD(S) rule in July. The Supreme Court on Wednesday upheld the... View Article