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Hate speech case: Delhi HC grants bail to organiser of Jantar Mantar event

Singh, who was remanded to judicial custody on August 10 after his arrest, is accused of creating enmity between different groups and inciting the youth.

published on : 24th September 2021

US sets the stage for COVID booster shots for millions despite doubts over efficacy

CDC said boosters should be offered to people 65 and older, nursing home residents and those ages 50 to 64 who have risky underlying health problems.

published on : 24th September 2021

Radhika Apte, Ali Fazal to host Netflix fan event 'TUDUM: India Spotlight'

'TUDUM: A Netflix Global Fan Event' will be held on September 25 in a virtual format and will see more than 145 stars and creators from around the world.

published on : 20th September 2021

450 women sign petition over POSH compliance

With remote working coming to an end at most places, the threat of sexual harassment at workplaces has reemerged.

published on : 20th September 2021

Six feet distance may not be enough to prevent viral transmission indoors: Study

The study shows virus-laden particles from an infected person's talking -- without a mask -- can quickly travel to another person's breathing zone within a minute, even with a distance of two metres.

published on : 15th September 2021

Abetment proved when person instigates another to do something: Supreme Court

A bench of Justices M R Shah and Aniruddha Bose made the observation while setting aside an order of the Madras High Court which upheld conviction of a man for the offence under Section 306.

published on : 14th September 2021

Pause in evacuee flights to US extended by seven days amid outbreak of measles

Three cases of measles were diagnosed among Afghans arriving at Dulles International Airport in Virginia, one at Fort McCoy in Wisconsin and one at Fort Pickett in Virginia.

published on : 14th September 2021

Alarming picture: Kurnool saw 67 suicide cases a month till August 2021

While 67 suicide cases were reported every month till August-end this year, the average monthly figures in 2020 and 2019 were 60 and 56, respectively.

published on : 11th September 2021

Common factor: Families of suicide victims left in the lurch

Though the reasons for resorting to such extreme steps vary, one common factor is that families of those suicide victims are left in the lurch.

published on : 11th September 2021

Remember, life is beautiful

Awareness is key to prevent suicides and early identification of ‘red flags’ can help in sending an individual to counselling/therapy.

published on : 11th September 2021

Working towards preventing suicides in India

Emile Durkheim proposed that the risk of suicide in a population increases when the social context fails to provide a healthy sense of purpose or belonging

published on : 10th September 2021

BCCI to ratify sexual harassment policy, discuss Ranji compensation in Apex Council meeting

Until now, the board did not have a specific policy to deal with complaints of sexual harassment.

published on : 7th September 2021

Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana beneficiaries yet to get land in Cuttack

As many as 1,417 eligible beneficiaries of Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY) are yet to be given land by the State government for building the houses allotted to them back in 2017.

published on : 6th September 2021

New SOPs to make probe of ministers, public servants in graft cases tough

According to the SOP, a probe officer who finds material against a government servant will have to seek approval from a designated officer who would take a call on the matter. 

published on : 6th September 2021

Guntur athlete hopes to bag medal at Olympics   

Shaik Abdullah has been participating in several district level and State-level competitions and has won several medals in sprint events.

published on : 5th September 2021
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