Congress govt reverses BJP rule`s tough law on cow slaughter

The Congress government in Karnataka on Friday reversed the previous BJP ministry`s decision that had made the cow slaughter law very stringent.

Tough law against corporal punishment in Assam schools

The Assam government Monday introduced a tough legislation banning corporal punishment in schools with provision for prosecuting errant teachers, including suspension and even termination from service.

Tough law in offing to check practice of capitation fee: Sibal

If an educational institute
indulges in malpractices like failure to deliver on its
promises and charges capitation fee it will face the prospect
of closure, according to a tough law being prepared by the HRD
Ministry.