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Influential US Democrat gives up a post amid harassment

Democrat John Conyers, the longest-serving member of the US Congress and an iconic civil rights leader, said today he is stepping down from a leadership position as he battles allegations of sexual harassment.Even while denying the allegations, Conyers, who ... Business Standard, 1 month ago

Friend of India in US Congress Ed Royce announces retirement

Ed Royce, the veteran United States House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman and a friend of India, said on Tuesday he will not seek re-election, becoming the eighth Republican Chairman who has chosen to retire before midterm poll. Royce, 66, one of the founders of the Congressional Caucus on India and Indian-Americans, said he wanted to spend the remaining months of his term on “urgent threats” the US is facing. “In this final year of my Foreign Affairs Committee ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago

Islamic experts should have been consulted, AIUDF on triple talaq bill

[India], Jan 3 (ANI): The Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill, 2017 that seeks to criminalise instant divorce, triple talaq, continues to garner mixed reactions ahead of being tabled in the Rajya Sabha. Speaking to ANI on Tuesday, the All ...
 Sify2 weeks ago Triple Talaq bill: Congress in support, but wants it strengthened  Sify3 weeks ago Congress likely to support Centre's Triple Talaq bill  Sify3 weeks ago Parliament to meet after break, triple talaq bill listed for Thursday  Sify3 weeks ago
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Congress backs bill; section of party uneasy

The Modi governments move to push the triple talaq bill in the Lok Sabha put the Congress in a quandary, as leaders from West Bengal and Kerala expressed uneasiness over the legislation that could isolate the party politically in their respective states.
 Deccan Herald3 weeks ago Cong backs triple talaq bill, Khurshid strikes discordant note  Business Standard3 weeks ago Congress backs triple talaq bill, Khurshid strikes discordant note  Deccan Herald3 weeks ago

Pakistan not capable of any civilized action, says Subramanian Swamy

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on 28 December supported External Affairs Minister (EAM) Sushma Swaraj 's stand in connection with former Indian Naval officer Kulbhushan Jadhav's meeting with his kin and said that Pakistan is not capable ...
 catchnews.com3 weeks ago Pak not capable of any civilized action: Swamy  Sify3 weeks ago

CM assures Rayanna's name for Hubballi airport

Chief Minister Siddaramaiah has assured that efforts would be made to send a proposal to the Union Civil Aviation Ministry recommending to name Hubballi, Belagavi and Kalaburagi airports after Krantiveera Sangolli Rayanna, Kittur Rani Chennamma, and ...
 Deccan Herald4 weeks ago

Respect Tharoor's right to silence, HC tells Republic TV

The Delhi High Court refuses to restrain journalist Arnab Goswami and his Republic TV from airing news about Sunanda Pushkar's death case. The HC, however, holds that Arnab and his channel should respect Shashi Tharoor's right to silence in connection with his wife Sunanda's death. The HC also asks Arnab and Republic TV to send an advance notice to Tharoor for his views before airing any news on the Sunanda Pushkar death case. Tharoor has alleged that the journalist and his channel continued to ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago Tharoor urges HC to stop Goswami from misreporting on Pushkar  Deccan Herald2 months ago

Shehzad may be misguided: Brother Tehseen Poonawalla over Rahul Gandhi elevation row

Bengaluru : Tehseen Poonawalla, brother of Maharashtra Congress Secretary Shehzad Poonawalla who called out the party's president election 'rigged', has refused to be associated with his brother, citing he should have voiced his grievances at the party forum ...
 Sify1 month ago Tehseen Poonawalla says brother Shehzad may be misguided  catchnews.com1 month ago

Indira put India on the world map: Khader

Food and Civil Supplies Minister U T Khader said that former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi was instrumental in bringing revolutionary changes in the lives of poor and downtrodden. Speaking at the valedictory ceremony of the birth centenary celebrations of the ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago

Right to privacy is deeply linked to national security

Admittedly, EVMs too have a UID number and any convergence of data can make the secret ballot system a party of history, warns Dr Gopal Krishna in the 5th part of his series against Aadhaar.    Illustration: Dominic Xavier/ In his 266-page order as part of the 9-Judge Constitution Bench of the Supreme Court, Justice Dr D Y Chandrachud records how this case came before the Bench. “A Bench of three judges of this court, while considering the constitutional ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
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