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SC/ST promotions: Prez lobs ball back into state’s court

Bengaluru: The Siddaramaiah government, which has been working overtime to ensure reservation in promotions for scheduled caste (SC) and scheduled tribe (ST) government employees, suffered a setback on Tuesday with Rashtrapati Bhavan refusing to be drawn into the row. Sources ...

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LG in Delhi has more power than governor of a state: Supreme Court

The court is hearing a batch of pleas on who enjoys supremacy in governing the national capital, referred to in Article 239AA of the Constitution. The Supreme Court on Thursday said that Delhi’s lieutenant governor has more power than the ...

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Tripura student who attempted suicide at Hyderabad University depicts sorry state of students suffering from depression

What seems to be just a suicide attempt has deep rooted implications, for this issue is not only about a student from Tripura who tried to kill himself but also about many others who have taken this drastic step in ...

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UP ATS arrests suspected Islamic State operative Abu Zaid from Mumbai airport, was radicalising youths in Riyad

The Uttar Pradesh Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) on Sunday arrested Abu Zaid, an Islamic State suspect from Mumbai’s international airport, said media reports. We have arrested a terror suspect Abu Zaid from Mumbai airport: ADG (LO) Anand Kumar pic.twitter.com/iMZP3RUfAr — News18 ...

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PM Modi, Rahul Gandhi square off on GST, state of the economy

PM Narendra Modi hailed GST as consumer-friendly, whereas Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi blamed it for unleashing “a tsunami of tax terrorism”. The government and the main opposition squared off over the Goods and Services Tax on Thursday, with Prime Minister ...

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