Govt.allow voluntary use of Aadhaar as an identity proof


NEW DELHI : Lok Sabha on Thursday passed the Aadhaar and Other Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2019. Amid Opposition raising several objections to the proposed amendments in the bill, the Lok Sabha cleared the bill that seeks to allow voluntary use of Aadhaar as an identity proof. The bill proposes to allow Aadhaar cardholders to use it as an identity proof More...

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By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Friday, June 28th, 2019

Amit Shah Blames Nehru for Sowing ‘Seeds of Mistrust’ in J&K,

NEW DELHI : Union home minister Amit Shah’s question on “who is responsible for partition” triggered a huge row in parliament during the debate on the bill to extend President’s Rule in Jammu More...

By On Monday, June 24th, 2019

‘We Didn’t Miss’ – Air Force Pilots Who Flew Balakot Mission

NEW DELHI : “We smoked a lot of cigarettes before the mission,” says the young Squadron Leader who was one among the group of pilots who struck the Jaish-e-Mohammad terror training facility near Balakot More...

By On Saturday, June 22nd, 2019

Shami hat-trick helps India survive Afghanistan scare

NEW DELHI : India lost Rahul Sharma’s wicket early, bowled by Rahman for just one run and following that, India lost wickets at regular intervals. The only two batsmen who stuck around for a decent amount More...

By On Thursday, June 20th, 2019

Ex IPS Officer Sanjiv Bhatt Sentenced to Life

JAMNAGAR, (Gujarat): A week after the Supreme Court refused to entertain sacked IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt’s plea to examine 11 additional witnesses in a 30-year-old custodial death case, a Jamnagar court on Thursday More...

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By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Thursday, June 20th, 2019

Triple talaq, Nikah halala must be abolished, says Prez Kovind

NEW DELHI : President Ram Nath Kovind today stressed the need to eradicate the practices of Tripe Talaq and nikah-halala to ensure equal rights for every sister and daughter in the country. He urged the MPs to extend More...

By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Wednesday, June 19th, 2019

Kota MP Om Birla elected as Lok Sabha speaker

NEW DELHI : Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP from Kota, Om Birla has been elected as the Speaker of the 17th Lok Sabha on Wednesday. Prime Minister Narendra Modi moved the motion to choose him. Om Birla’s name More...

By On Monday, June 17th, 2019

West Bengal Doctors announce to call off strike..

KOLKATA : Ending week-long strike by junior doctors in Kolkata, the agitating medical staff called off their strike on Sunday evening after meeting Mamata Banerjee. “We give CM time to carry out the decisions More...

By On Sunday, June 16th, 2019

93 Children Die in Muzaffarpur as Bihar Reels Under Acute Encephalitis

MUZAFFARPUR (Bihar ): The deadly Acute Encephalitis Syndrome has claimed the lives of twenty more children in just a day, taking the number of deaths to 93 in June alone in Bihar’s Muzaffarpur. As the state More...

By On Saturday, June 15th, 2019

“No one game is more special for us than the other” Says Virat Kohli

NEW DELHI : Virat Kohli, speaking ahead of the India vs Pakistan World Cup 2019 clash, said that if the Indian team plays to its potential, they are good enough to beat anyone. The match between the two South More...