28 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and briefed him about the situation in violence-hit Saharanpur and students' protests against UPSC syllabus and the steps being taken by the Centre on both the issues.
27 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Displaying seriousness, government will seek the views of jurists and former judges on the proposed Judicial Appointments Commission bill it plans to bring in Parliament to replace the present collegium system where judges appoint judges.
27 Jul 2014
Kathmandu: India and Nepal on Saturday agreed to "review" and adjust" the Treaty of Peace and Friendship of 1950 to reflect the current realties.
26 Jul 2014
Yavatmal: Rehabilitation of villages located in the vicinity of Tipeshwar Wildlife Sanctuary in the district will be expedited, Maharashtra Social Justice Minister Shivajirao Moghe has said.
25 Jul 2014
United Nations: Approximately 2.2 billion people around the world are "poor or near-poor," a UN flagship report said, calling for stronger collective global action in response to vulnerabilities in order to securing human development progress.
26 Jul 2014
Kathmandu: Looking at further expanding bilateral ties, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Saturday held talks with her Nepalese counterpart Mahendra Bahadur Pandey here on a range of issues and resolved to push for more cooperation in areas such as trade, investment and security.
16 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Even though the National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) has opposed the Women and Child Development ministry's proposal about trying juveniles involved in heinous crimes as adults, the National Commission for Women (NCW) on Wednesday backed the government's move.
24 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Person deprived of sleep is more likely to form false memory, says a new research. Researchers at Michigan State University and the University of California, Irvine found participants deprived of a night's sleep were more likely to have distorted memory.
07 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Justices Arun Mishra, Adarsh Kumar Goel and Rohington F Nariman on Monday assumed charge as Supreme Court judges, taking the Apex Court's strength to 27, including Chief Justice R M Lodha.
21 Jul 2014
New Delhi: The NDA government is seeking the views of various political parties and eminent jurists to set up a Judicial Appointments Commission which seeks to scrap the present system of judges appointing judges, the Lok Sabha was informed on Monday.