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Triple Talaq verdict: First step in upholding rights of Muslim women, say ‘reformists’

WELCOMING THE Supreme Court judgment on triple talaq, a group of “reformists” who had been campaigning against the practice in the state, have now set their sights on other issues like inheritance ...

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Pro Kabaddi League 2017: Gujarat Fortunegiants thump Puneri Paltan, Bengal Warriors extend UP Yod...

Gujarat Fortunegiants stretched their unbeaten run to seven matches after beating Puneri Paltan 35-21 in a Zone A contest of the Pro Kabaddi League (PKL) Season 5 at the Babu Banarasi Das Indoor St...

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Bengal stays tight-lipped over Triple Talaq verdict

Not only from Trinamool Congress but Muslim MPs from other political parties in Bengal, including Congress and CPM have also not commented on the issue.

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Fewer foreign students studying in Bengaluru, varsity data shows

The number of foreign students in Bengaluru, ranked as the world's most dynamic city, is on the decline. Bangalore University (BU), for the first time, has collected and compiled data that reveals ...

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Ex-IAS officer's report on prison irregularities soon

Retired IAS officer Vinay Kumar, who is enquiring into the irregularities at Bengaluru Central Prison, Parappana Agrahara, will submit his report soon."We have collected the statements of all the o...

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Nationwide strike cripples banking transactions

Banking transactions came to a grinding halt across the country on Tuesday as over one million bank employees struck work protesting against the merger and consolidation of banks and large-scale co...

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