Legal National Politics

Upper caste 10% quota for weaker section by BJP

The Union Cabinet on Monday approved a 10 per cent reservation for economically weaker sections of the society. The quota is for jobs for those belonging to the weaker sections among the upper caste. The reservation can also be availed for admission in higher educational institutions.   Though governments in states like Haryana, Rajasthan and Read More…

East India Politics Voice

AGP withdraws support to BJP in Assam over Citizenship Bill

Asom Gana Parishad (AGP), that has 14 MLAs a regional ally of BJP-led coalition government in Assam on Monday walked out of the alliance in its protest against Citizenship (Amendment) Bill 2016.   The government, however, faces no immediate threat as BJP and its other ally Bodo Peoples Front (BPF) has 73 seats in the Read More…

Politics Session Court South India

ADMK TN minister sentenced for 3 years loses MLA post

Tamil Nadu Youth Affairs and Sports Development Minister P Balakrishna Reddy was on Monday sentenced to three years in prison in a 20-year-old case relating to destruction of public property.   Since the sentencing is more than three years, Balakrishna stands disqualified as a member of the Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly.   Though the court Read More…

Social Supreme Court Women

Sabarimala Row : 5769 arrests, 1869 cases made Kerala now breathe in peace

Post Historical entry of women inside Sabarimala violence been unleashed by backward hindutva forces under kerala State BJP and RSS trigged massive clash and So far, 1,869 cases have been registered and 5,769 persons arrested in connection with the violence.   At least 4,980 persons have been granted bail, a statement from the State Police Read More…

Supreme Court Voice

People being still arrested under Sec 66A : SC Shocked and issues notice to Union Government

The Supreme Court on Monday expressed its dismay and asked is it true, that the people were still being arrested under Section 66A of the Information Technology Act despite the fact that the provision was struck down by the apex court in 2015.   Section 66A of the Information Technology Act provision made a person Read More…

Politics South India State Assembly Votes & Polls

Election Commission cancels Jan 28 bypoll for Tiruvarur Assembly

The Election Commission of India (ECI) has cancelled the January 28 Tiruvarur bypoll, necessitated by the demise of DMK leader M Karunanidhi . Karunanidhi has won the election with  68,366 votes margin defetaing the arch rival ADMK and become the highest margin winner in the  state in 2016 Assembly election  An EC order said the Read More…

Asia Australia Cricket Sports

First time Historic Series win in Aussie Soil Virat Kohli terms his biggest achievement

The Indian team celebrates a 2-1 series victory over Australia following play being abandoned on day five in the fourth test match between Australia and India at the SCG in Sydney,   Having let slip the advantage in Perth after a hard-fought win in Adelaide, India got it right in the remaining two Tests winning Read More…