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‘Privacy has been defined as a fundamental right. Every data law now has to ensure it’

Justice B N Srikrishna talks about ways to improve the ‘tone and tenor’ of the Aadhaar Act, calls for a systematic law to restrict State access to citizens’ data, underlines the need for a data pro...

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Imran Khan is Prime Minister of Pakistan, but he won’t be running the country: Here’s why

Editor's Note: This article was edited and re-published after Imran Khan was sworn-in as the 22nd Prime Minister of Pakistan on 18 August, 2018 In the autumn of 1997, the corpses of his soldiers st...

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Engineer, lawyer set up group to monitor `biased, fake` news

Mumbai: An aeronautical engineer from Mumbai and a Delhi-based lawyer have come together to set up a group, which will monitor news reports and social media posts that are "biased and fake" and tak...

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Four people filed PIL seeking ban on Sanathan Sanstha

It was way back in the year 2011, that four persons, one doing private service, a housewife, agriculturist and a retired school teacher, moved the Bombay High Court, seeking directions to the State...

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New Nepal criminal code raises fears of curbs on free press

Although the new Constitution promulgated in 2015 guarantees press freedom and right to information, the new code introduced by the government has raised suspicion in the minds of journalists and r...

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Vajpayee was rare leader who understood Kashmir dispute: Mirwaiz Umar Farooq

Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, chairman, All Parties Hurriyat Conference, talks to Naveed Iqbal on how Atal Bihari Vajpayee “gave (Kashmir) hope”, the petition in Supreme Court against Article 35A, and why s...

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The Constitution of India is the supreme law of India. It lays down the framework defining fundamental political principles, establishes the structure, procedures, powers, and duties of government institutions, and sets out fundamental rights, directive principles, and the duties of citizens. It is the longest written constitution of any sovereign country in the world, containing 444 articles i...