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Breaking Down News: Courtroom Drama

There has been some discomfort over the ongoing TV show of a “rebellion” and what it spells for the stature of the apex court.The chief justice is first among equals with his four colleagues in judicial matters, and no higher authority exists to rebel against.

Judge set to sentence Ohio man who plotted US attacks

By: AP | Columbus,ohio |

Published: January 19, 2018 11:14 am





Abdirahman Sheik Mohamud.(Source: AP)
A federal judge on Friday is scheduled to sentence an Ohio man who plotted to kill military members in the US following a delay in the case when a previous judge withdrew.

Panchkula civic body starts door-to-door waste collection

Priyanka Chauhan, an official with Swachh Bharat Abhiyan in Panchkula, said they, however, went ahead with door-to-door waste collection since December 15.“We had earlier floated a tender for 80 e-carts for collecting segregated waste across all 29 wards.

Brigadier posted at LoC faces inquiry for ‘sodomy’

Written by Vivek Sinha
| New Delhi |

Updated: August 24, 2014 2:41 am





A decorated Army Brigadier deployed along the Line of Control in the Poonch sector of Jammu and Kashmir has been attached to the Infantry Division pending a court of inquiry after he allegedly sodomised his assistant or sahayak.A winner of Vishisht Seva Medal and two other medals, the Brigadier was till recently posted as a Colonel at the Army Headquarters.

Staying Up In The Air

There is pressure to expedite the security process without compromising on security.There is pressure to expedite the security process without compromising on security.

A Piece of Work | The Indian Express

Each book in the series picks up an object from contemporary material culture to explore its history and its place in the world.To that extent, it’s not exactly miles ahead of Wikipedia, except that the account is usually more engaging.

16 more gurdwaras in Canada, 96 in US ban entry of Indian officials

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Days after 14 gurdwaras in Canada’s Ontario province banned the entry of Indian government representatives, more gurdwara management committees in Canada and the US followed suit and barred Indian officials, RSS and Shiv Sena members from entering gurudwaras under their control.“We have been getting emails of many gurdwaras and numbers will increase further,” claimed Himmat Singh.

Eddie Howe wants Bournemouth to draw inspiration from Arsenal win

(Source: Reuters)
Bournemouth must take inspiration from last weekend’s battling Premier League victory over Arsenal when they travel to West Ham United on Saturday, manager Eddie Howe said.“The Arsenal performance has to be in the forefront of our mind,” Howe told reporters on Friday.

Festival grinds to a halt: Deputy Commissioner shuts down Maghi Mela

(Express Photo/Jaipal Singh)
The UT Administration and Chandigarh Police late on Friday night shut down the ongoing Maghi fest which kicked off at Kalagram a week before.This was after the office of the UT Deputy Commissioner withdrew the permission given for the event that this action was taken.

Conor McGregor’s reign as lightweight champion set to end, says UFC

By: Reuters | Boston |

Published: January 20, 2018 8:51 am





Conor Mcgregor’s Lightweight championship reign is set to end.Conor McGregor’s reign as UFC lightweight champion looks to be over after the organisation’s president Dana White said on Friday that American Tony Ferguson and Russian Khabib Nurmagomedov will fight for the undisputed title on April 7.

Vivek Sinha | The Indian Express

From environment to water supply: Innovation at the centre of city planning in Malaysia Sat, Jan 20, 2018Singapore is ever-greening itself.From being a city of gardens, it now aspires to be a “city in the garden”, from streetscape and skyrise greenery to parks within 400 metres of most homes.

Auction of enemy properties face legal hurdle

It regulates properties in India belonging to persons of enemy nations and lists the powers of the Custodian of Enemy Property.Last year in March, Parliament passed a Bill, amending the 49-year-old Enemy Property Act, making the Custodian the owner of enemy property retrospectively from 1968.