AIADMK on Friday demanded adjournment
of the current budget session of the Puducherry assembly in
view of the Election Commission announcing dates for the
bypoll to the Indiranagar Assembly constituency.
Allahabad HC directed the state government to file its reply within three
weeks on a Public Interest Litigation, seeking directions for
regular monitoring of increasing offences against women in
Uttar Pradesh including rape.
India took up with Italy the sensitive issue of Sikhs being asked to remove their turbans for security checks at airports in this country and got an assurance that the cultural and religious beliefs of Indians will be respected.
Jammu and Kashmir`s SHRC on Thursday issued notices to J&K Police seeking a detailed report about the alleged suicide of a
college girl, who had jumped into a river after being
questioned by police in Doda district of the state.
At a time when the UPA government is facing pressure from civil society activists on corruption issues, Congress has sought to turn the tables on Opposition with plans to expose "scandals" in states ruled by them particularly BJP.
With an eye on Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections due next year, Congress Wednesday launched an exercise to reclaim the politically crucial Poorvanchal region holding political rivals responsible for the problems plaguing the area.
With DMK MP Kanimozhi`s bail
plea to be decided a day after the results of Tamil Nadu polls, a voter from the state moved a Delhi
court saying an adverse order against her would affect the
rights of citizens represented by her.