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 ‘He Should Have Been Hanged’: For Victims of 1984 Riots, Verdict on Sajjan Kumar is Too Little, Too Late

 ‘He Should Have Been Hanged’: For Victims of 1984 Riots, Verdict on Sajjan Kumar is Too Little, Too Late

New Delhi: Darshan Kaur looked on helplessly in horror at the bloodthirsty mob that set her husband Ram Singh on fire at their residence in Trilokpuri. She recalls vividly the horde of angry men set upon their house, swords in hand, intending to kill, burn and reduce everything to rubble. “They killed 12 from my […]

Aadhaar No Longer Mandatory for Phones, Banking as Centre Approves Changes to Law

Aadhaar No Longer Mandatory for Phones, Banking as Centre Approves Changes to Law

New Delhi: The Cabinet on Monday gave its nod to amending the two existing laws to provide legal backing for seeding of biometric ID Aadhaar with mobile numbers and bank accounts, sources said. The Cabinet headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi approved amendments to the Telegraph Act and the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) […]

Tussle Between Karnataka Temple Factions Over Revenue Could be Motive Behind Poisoning: Police

Tussle Between Karnataka Temple Factions Over Revenue Could be Motive Behind Poisoning: Police

Bengaluru: Three days after 14 people were killed and over 100 fell ill after consuming poisoned Prasad at Chamarajnagar district’s Maramma temple, police on Monday said a tussle among factions in the temple over its revenue may have led to the incident. Nine people were detained on Monday in connection with the poisoning of the […]

Chairman J&K PSC meets Governor

Chairman J&K PSC meets Governor

Jammu: Sh. Abdul Latief U Zaman Deva, Chairman, Jammu and Kashmir Public Service Commission, met Governor Satya Pal Malik at Raj Bhavan here today. Sh. Deva briefed Governor about the to-date functioning of the J&K PSC and continuing improvements being made by the Commission in the timely conduct of exams and interviews and declaring results with […]

OPINION

Article 35A to go, forces deployed to control law and order situation: Report

SRINAGAR: Government of India has decided to abrogate Article 35A of constitution of India that defines the permanent residents of state of Jammu and Kashmir, the additional forces are being moved in to state to control any untoward development. According to a National Herald report the National Security Advisor Ajit Doval, during his recent visit to […]