Nepal PM Sher Bahadur Deuba on 5-day visit to India from today

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Nepal Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba today left for India on a five-day state visit at the invitation of his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi. Leading a 59-member delegation, Deuba, on his first official trip abroad, departed for New Delhi at around 10 AM (local time). The prime minister's del...

Triple talaq order could boost Modi govt's Uniform Civil Code agenda

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The landmark triple talaq verdict has given big boost to the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) which has long pushed for a uniform civil code to be enforced which would end the reach of different religious laws in civil issues, sanctioned originally to protect the independence of different fait...

Rajasthan recommends CBI probe into Bikaner land deals

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The Rajasthan government has recommended a CBI probe into several “dubious” land deals in Bikaner, including cases allegedly involving a company promoted by Robert Vadra, a state minister has said. The dubious land deals in Bikaner, originating during the compensation process to villagers for the...

Rajasthan: No toilet at home, court grants divorce to 24-year-old woman

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New Delhi: Ten days after the release of Akshay Kumar's 'Toilet - Ek prem katha', a 24-year-old woman in Rajasthan has divorced her husband for not constructing a toilet at home. As per a family court, the absence of toilet inside home constituted to 'cruelty' against the wife. This permitted the...

Hizbul militant Shahid Wani arrested in Jammu and Kashmir; Chinese pistol, nine rounds of arms seized

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The Jammu and Kashmir police along with the CRPF forces arrested a Hizbul Mujahideen militant Shahid Ahmad Wani from Zainapora on Monday, reported ANI. The police recovered one Chinese pistol, nine rounds of ammunition and a magazine as well. The militant was identified as a resident of Pulwama's...

Stone pelting cases decline in J-K due to NIA: HM

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Incidents of stone-pelting have reduced in Jammu and Kashmir due to the role of the National Investigation Agency (NIA), Home Minister Rajnath Singh said today.He said the incidents of naxalism, terrorism and extremism have also seen a downward trend in the last three years."You have seen role of...