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Tamilnadu Government failed get SC nod to keep away sterlite

The Supreme Court on Friday refused to entertain Tamil Nadu government’s plea against the National Green Tribunal’s order allowing mining major Vedanta access to the administrative unit inside its closed Sterlite Copper plant at Tuticorin and asked the NGT to “finally decide” the matter.    A bench comprising Justices R F Nariman and Indu Malhotra Read More…

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Faking a letter made bengaluru educationist land in jail

He is a  MBA and BPharma graduate and  allegedly printed a fake appreciation letter supposedly received from former President Pranab Mukherjee to digitally market his book was arrested by the Delhi Police’s cyber cell on Thursday. Police said he was arrested from Bengaluru, almost a year after they received a complaint from Rashtrapati Bhawan. Police Read More…

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Paswan made BJP kneels down to his terms

The Union Cabinet, at a meeting chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, approved the SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Amendment Bill that restores the original provisions of the law, a demand of many Dalit rights groups, political parties, including members of the BJP and the ruling alliance. Bowing to intense pressure from Dalit rights activists, the Read More…

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Golden Baba doing Kanwar Yatra wearing Just 20 kgs of gold worth 6 crores

Saffron Hindutva preacher Baba aka Sudhir Makkar, undertaking his 25th Kanwar Yatra this year, is said to be wearing gold jewellery weighing around 20 kgs, which at today’s market price would be worth approximately Rs 6 crore. With each yatra, Makkar’s gold acquisitions have gone up, in 2016 he was sporting 12kgs of gold. Last Read More…