US regulator orders rollback of 'net neutrality' rules

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US regulators voted Thursday to roll back so-called "net neutrality" rules that require internet providers to treat all traffic equally, amid an acrimonious debate over how it impacts online freedom. The Federal Communications Commission, in a 3-2 vote, adopted a proposal by Republican-appointed ...

Sena will walk out of Maha govt within one year: Aaditya

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Mumbai: In the latest threat to quit power and an indication that it will contest the 2019 polls separately, the Shiv Sena on Thursday said it will walk out of the BJP-led Maharashtra government within one year. The Sena, which shares a frosty relationship with its senior partner BJP, had threate...

Opposition leaders meet ahead of Winter Session of Parliament

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NEW DELHI: Opposition leaders on Thursday met to strategise for the upcoming winter session of Parliament. The Winter Session will be held from December 15 to January 5 with a total of 14 working days. The Opposition has been claiming that the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) at the Centre del...

US channel claims `Ram Setu` is man-made, BJP says its stand vindicated

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A claim of US-based Science Channel that the ‘Ram Setu’ connecting India and Sri Lanka was man-made and not natural has given the BJP cannon fodder to attack the Congress for questioning the belief that the 50 km bridge was built by Lord Ram to rescue his wife Sita from the neighbouring country. ...

Deadline For Linking Aadhaar To Bank Account Extended Indefinitely

2 days, 4

The government has amended rules requiring mandatory quoting of national biometric identifier Aadhaar and PAN for certain financial transactions like opening of a bank account by keeping the deadline open-ended in place of the current December 31. A new rule modifying the Prevention of Money Laun...

I've not undergone any makeover, BJP distorted my image, says Rahul Gandhi

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Congress President-elect Rahul Gandhi maintained he has not undergone any 'makeover' and accused the BJP of tarnishing his image. In an interview to Gujarati news channel GSTV, Rahul Gandhi also said the BJP is not scared of him but of the voice of the people of Gujarat. "There is no makeover; th...