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Over 9,700 women <strong>rights</strong> violation cases since April: Maneka Gandhi

Over 9,700 women rights violation cases since April: Maneka Gandhi

31 Jul 2015

New Delhi: More than 9,700 cases of atrocities against women, including domestic violence and rape, have been registered since April one this year, with Uttar Pradesh seeing the highest number of such cases, the government said today.

Women rights violation cases,   Cases of atrocities against women,   Domestic violence,   Rape cases,   Maneka gandhi,   Latest Nation News,  
People who attended Yakub Memon's last rites could be potential terrorists: Tripura Governor

People who attended Yakub Memon's last rites could be potential terrorists: Tripura Governor

31 Jul 2015

Kolkata: Tripura Governor Tathagata Roy today stoked a controversy saying intelligence agencies should keep a tab on all people, except relatives and friends of Yakub Memon, who assembled for the last rites of the 1993 Mumbai blasts convict in Mumbai yesterday as many of them could be 'potential terrorists'.

Memon last rites,   Potential terrorists,   Tripura Governor,   Tathagata Roy,   Yakub Memon,   1993 Mumbai blasts,   Latest Nation News,  
Paytm wins sponsorship <strong>rights</strong> for BCCI matches till 2019

Paytm wins sponsorship rights for BCCI matches till 2019

30 Jul 2015

New Delhi: One97 Communications, owners of Paytm, today acquired the title sponsorship rights for India's domestic and international cricket matches at home for a period of four years with a bid price of Rs 203.28 crore.

One97 Communications,   Paytm,   Title sponsorship rights for cricket matches,   BCCI,   Latest News,  
Barack Obama urges Ethiopia to curb crackdowns on media, Opposition

Barack Obama urges Ethiopia to curb crackdowns on media, Opposition

27 Jul 2015

Addis Ababa: President Barack Obama urged Ethiopia's leaders today to curb crackdowns on press freedom and political openness as he opened a trip that human rights groups say legitimizes an oppressive government.

Obama,   Ethiopia,   Opposition,   Addis Ababa,   US President,   Barack Obama,   Press freedom,   Human rights,   Latest World News,  
US blasts Thailand, rewards Malaysia on <strong>human</strong> trafficking

US blasts Thailand, rewards Malaysia on human trafficking

28 Jul 2015

Washington: Washington accused Russia and Thailand of failing to tackle human trafficking, while praising progress in Malaysia and Cuba, in a report on a global scourge decried as 'modern slavery'.

US accuses Russia,   Thailand,   Human trafficking,   Washington,   Russia,   Malaysia,   Modern slavery,   Latest World News ,  
Scientists use genome editing technique to modify <strong>human</strong> immune cell

Scientists use genome editing technique to modify human immune cell

28 Jul 2015

Washington: Scientists have used a popular genome editing technique to precisely modify a key type of human immune cell that protects the body against a wide range of diseases, from diabetes to AIDS to cancer.

Scientists,   human immune cells,   AIDS,   Cancer,   CRISPR/Cas9,   virus,   Alexander Marson,   Latest Lifestyle News,  
Defamation case: HC exempts Smriti Irani from appearance before trial court

Defamation case: HC exempts Smriti Irani from appearance before trial court

29 Jul 2015

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday exempted Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani from appearing before a trial court in a defamation case filed by Congress leader Sanjay Nirupam.

HC exempts Irani,   Delhi High Court ,   Human Resource Development Minister,   Smriti Irani,   Defamation case,   Sanjay Nirupam,   Latest Nation News,  
<strong>Human</strong> bomb alert for PM Modi's Bihar visit

Human bomb alert for PM Modi's Bihar visit

24 Jul 2015

Patna: A day ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Bihar visit, the intelligence agencies have warned of a possible 'human bomb attack' on the lines of former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi's assassination, a top police officer said.

Human bomb alert,   Bihar visit of Modi,   Prime Minister,   Narendra Modi,   IB,   Intelligence agencies,   Human bomb attack,   Intelligence Bureau,   Latest Nation News,  
Breather for Teesta Setalvad as HC extends interim bail till 10th August

Breather for Teesta Setalvad as HC extends interim bail till 10th August

24 Jul 2015

Mumbai: In a breather to social activist Teesta Setalvad and her husband, the Bombay High Court today granted the duo 17-day interim relief from arrest in a CBI case alleging that her company received Rs 1.8 crore from abroad without mandatory approval from Centre.

CBI court,   Anticipatory bail,   Social activist,   Teesta Setalvad,   Foreign funds ,  
Anna Hazare extends support to ex-servicemen over OROP protests

Anna Hazare extends support to ex-servicemen over OROP protests

26 Jul 2015

New Delhi: Social activist Anna Hazare today accused the Narendra Modi-led NDA government of not fulfilling even a "single promise" including implementation of One Rank One Pension (OROP) scheme and assured the defence personnel that he will do whatever was possible in getting their due.

Social activist Anna Hazare,   Narendra Modi,   NDA government,   One Rank One Pension,   OROP scheme,   defence personnel,   Latest News,  

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