In March, the government had announced that it would award those ‘Mutawallis’ who ensure Waqf properties are used for optimum utilisation.
26 Aug 2018
The two issues listed for discussion in the commission's final meeting are: Possibility of holding simultaneous elections in the country, and wrongful prosecutions, according to sources.
22 Aug 2018
The specifications of these cameras will vary as per the requirements of places where it is installed.
15 Aug 2018
The CRPF, which is the only paramilitary force that is engaged in active insurgency operations in Kashmir, topped the tally of police medals with 91 awards.
15 Aug 2018
The Centre has started working on a new policy to make Haj affordable through private tour operators.
12 Aug 2018
The High Court observed on Wednesday that begging is not a choice but the compulsion for people who have no other means to survive.
09 Aug 2018
In order to develop Lakshadweep along the lines of Maldives and Mauritius, the Union Home Ministry is now planning to give special perks and better pay to doctors in Lakshadweep.
05 Aug 2018
The Calcutta High Court is at the top of the list with 106 missing files, as per the data shared by Union Minister of State for Law and Justice PP Chaudhary in the Upper House of Parliament on Friday.
04 Aug 2018
The All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) is against codification of Muslim personal laws and changes in those laws, as is being considered by the Law Commission, the New Indian
31 Jul 2018
Terrorists from three top Pakistan-backed militant outfits in Kashmir spotted close to the yatra route.
29 Jul 2018
The government on Tuesday said 53 rape cases involving foreigners were registered between 2014 and 2016.
25 Jul 2018
The minister, however, said that the government has decided to recruit 54,953 jawans in armed police forces this year.
25 Jul 2018
The Border Security Force (BSF) lost 11 men to cross-firing incidents - the highest in the last five years.
22 Jul 2018
The Home Minister said that a sum of Rs 67 crore had been released to the states for implementation of the programme.
21 Jul 2018
Sources said the government wants the collegium to reconsider its recommendation since the Delhi HC is a prominent seat of law and Justice Bose does not have the experience of serving as chief justice
20 Jul 2018
On August 22 last year, the Supreme Court had banned the age-old practice of instant triple talaq after hearing a batch of petitions against the archaic practice.
19 Jul 2018
In June 2016, Bajrang Dal and Vishva Hindu Parishad had reportedly issued a list of 40 Hindu families that supposedly fled from Deoband due to fear of persecution.
18 Jul 2018
Senior advocate S.P. Singh told the court that during the petitioner's visit to Mumbai, Hyderabad, Karnataka and other places in the country, he saw flags on several buildings and religious structures
17 Jul 2018
Official data accessed by The Sunday Standard, along with accounts of several senior officials, shows that instances of smuggling of cattle, fake currency, drugs, arms and ammunition, have reduced.
15 Jul 2018
Attempting suicide is no longer a crime in India as earlier this year the health ministry notified the Mental Healthcare Act 2017 that decriminalises it.
14 Jul 2018