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SC declares Aadhaar as Constitutionally valid  -   26/09/2018 11:43
T he Supreme Court Wednesday declared the Centre's flagship Aadhaar scheme as Constitutionally valid, reported PTI. The apex court's five-judge Constitution bench said Aadhaar means unique and it is better to be unique than being best. The first of the three judgements was pronounced by Justice A K Sikri. Justice Sikri pronounced the judgement for himself, Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justice A M K...
NCP backs demand for JPC probe into Rafale deal  -   26/09/2018 06:22
T he Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) on Tuesday backed the demand for a Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) probe into the Rafale deal and asked the Centre to come out with a "white paper" on the matter, reported PTI. NCP national general secretary Tariq Anwar said that the BJP, which was in the opposition in the 1980s, had made vociferous demands for a JPC probe into the Bofors deal and wondered why it...
India's Mars probe completes four years in orbit: ISRO  -   26/09/2018 06:17
I ndia's maiden interplanetary mission -- the Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM) -- has completed four years orbiting the red planet, according to ISRO, reported PTI. The mission, launched by the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on November 5, 2013, successfully placed itself into Martian orbit on September 24, 2014 in its first attempt. Although the designed mission life of MOM was six months, the sa...
SC for declaration of criminal antecedents of candidates to EC  -   25/09/2018 15:11
T he Supreme Court Tuesday held that all candidates will have to declare their criminal antecedents to the Election Commission before contesting an election, saying criminalisation of politics of the largest democracy is "unsettling", reported PTI. A five-judge Constitution bench, headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra, said that citizens have a right to be informed about the antecedents of their candidates....
Light to moderate rains at some places in HP: IMD  -   25/09/2018 15:07
T he Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) Tuesday said light to moderate rains might occur at some places in Himachal Pradesh, a much-needed respite to the people of the state, who have been battling heavy rains in the last couple of days, reported PTI. At least eight people have been killed in rain-related incidents in the state in the last two days. There is no chance of heavy rainfall in any part...
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