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Marital rape criminalisation: Appeal filed in SC against Delhi HC's split verdict

The appeal has been filed by Khushboo Saifi, one of the petitioners before the high court which on May 11 had delivered a split verdict on the issue.

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CBI team found nothing; timing of search interesting: P Chidambaram

A CBI team also visited the official residence of Karti Chidambaram and Rajya Sabha MP P Chidambaram at Lodhi Estate here, the officials said.

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CBI conducts multiple raids at P Chidambaram, son Karti residential, official premises

There were total seven members in the CBI team. Karti Chidambaram was not at his residence during the raid at 7.30 am, said Birbal Singh, the security guard posted at Karti Chidambaram's house.

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Home Minister Amit Shah reviews J-K situation at high-level meeting

The annual pilgrimage to the high altitude cave shrine could not happen in 2020 and 2021 due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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HC to hear on May 26 Sharjeel Imam's interim bail plea based on SC order on sedition

As a bench of Justices Siddharth Mridul and Rajnish Bhatnagar did not assemble on Tuesday, the application has been listed for hearing next week.

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Sikh boy wearing ‘kripan’ barred from entering examination hall in Bokaro district

The Sikh community requested the Prime Minister to direct CBSE, Saraswati Shishu Mandir organizational head, Human Resource Development Department and State Government to take action.

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Gyanvapi mosque survey report not ready, Commission to seek more time from court

The mosque is located close to the iconic Kashi Vishwanath temple and the local court is hearing a plea by a group of women seeking permission for daily prayers before the idols on its outer walls.

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Railways operates 237-wagon single freight train ‘SheshNaag’ to mitigate coal crisis in the country

Korba happens to be India’s biggest coal and power-producing district and alone produces 16.56 percent of the country’s coal.

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CBI books Karti Chidambaram for facilitating visa of Chinese nationals for illegal gratification

The searches are being conducted at three locations in Chennai, three in Mumbai, and one each in Karnataka, Punjab and Odisha, they added.

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Active COVID-19 cases dip to 16,400

The number of people who have recuperated from the disease surged to 4,25,84,710, while the case fatality rate was 1.22 per cent.

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Three-member official delegation from Pakistan attends meet on terrorism

It is for the first time that Pakistan has send a government team to India after Shehbaz Sharif assumed charge as the prime minister in April.

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Regional parties cannot challenge BJP-RSS: Rahul

Since then, however, the party’s poll graph has been going downhill. It has only managed to become a junior partner in the governments in Maharashtra, Jharkhand and Tamil Nadu. 

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We protected land, forest, and water: Rahul Gandhi reach out the tribals

The Congress works to unite and connect with all, whereas the BJP seeks to create a divide, he claimed to argue that there was a battle of two ideologies.

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Future climate projections must determine our actions: Roxy Mathew Koll

While most of the current climate action plans are based on past changes, they should be rather based on future changes, asserts weather scientist.

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Sena to boost Shakha works ahead of civic body elections

Thackeray’s exhortation comes at a time the elections to 10 municipal corporations, including Mumbai, Navi Mumbai, Nasik and Thane,  are expected in the coming months.

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