SC frames draft rules for crime investigations, trials

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2021 3:45:06 AM IST

The Supreme Court on Tuesday directed High Courts and the state governments to amend the existing procedures as it framed detailed draft rules to streamline investigation and expedite trials in crimin

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Karnataka enforces night curfew, bans pubs, bars and religious activity

Bengaluru |Wednesday, 2021 6:15:06 AM IST

Amid surging cases during the second wave of the pandemic, Karnataka on Tuesday issued fresh guidelines to contain the spread of Covid.

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19 juveniles escape from isolation ward in Bihar, traced

Patna |Wednesday, 2021 5:15:05 AM IST

As many as 19 juvenile offenders, who had tested positive for Covd-19 a few days ago, escaped from an isolation ward at the Sadar Hospital in Chapra on Tuesday.

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Excess money, little education highlights of candidates in 6th phase of Bengal polls

Kolkata |Wednesday, 2021 1:15:06 AM IST

Lack of education and excess money are the highlights of the 306 candidates contesting the sixth phase of Assembly elections in West Bengal scheduled on April 22.

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K'taka cancels examinations for Class 1-9

Bengaluru |Wednesday, 2021 1:45:06 AM IST

Students of Class 1-9 affiliated to state board will not be asked to appear for the physical examinations and they will be promoted under the continuous and comprehensive evaluation (CCE) programme, s

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10,055 more corona positive cases detected in Bihar

Patna |Wednesday, 2021 1:45:06 AM IST

Corona positive cases keep emerging on a large scale in Bihar. On Tuesday, the health department detected 10,055 fresh cases across the state.

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Kapil, Sachin, Virat among 5 greatest players of ODI era: Wisden

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2021 1:45:06 AM IST

Kapil Dev (the 1980s), Sachin Tendulkar (the 1990s) and Virat Kohli (the 2010s) have been named among the five greatest players of the five decades in which ODIs have been played in the 158th Edition

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Re-polling held in 4 polling stations in Assam

Guwahati |Wednesday, 2021 5:15:05 AM IST

Over 66 per cent of the 2,532 voters on Tuesday cast their votes in the re-polling in four polling stations in three assembly constituencies in southern Assam, officials said.

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Karnataka should not shy away from lockdown again: Kumaraswamy

Bengaluru |Wednesday, 2021 5:15:05 AM IST

Former Karnataka Chief Minister and Janata Dal-Secular leader H. D. Kumaraswamy on Tuesday recommended the state government impose a statewide lockdown to contain the surge of Covid-19 cases.

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'All-party meet convened by K'taka Guv unconstitutional'

Bengaluru |Wednesday, 2021 8:45:06 AM IST

Karnataka leader of the opposition, Siddaramaiah termed on Tuesday the all party meeting convened by Governor Vajubhai Vala was 'unconstitutional' and he has no power to do so.

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'Overwhelming pendency': SC paves way for ad hoc judges in HCs

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2021 4:15:05 AM IST

The Supreme Court on Tuesday said the overwhelming pendency of around 57 lakh cases and existing vacancies, requires appointment of ad hoc judges, up to a maximum of five, in each of the 25 High Court

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Indian-origin artist Madhuri to display works in Milan

Hyderabad |Wednesday, 2021 1:15:06 AM IST

Madhuri Srikanth, an Indian-origin artist with roots in Telangana, has received a special invite to showcase her works at 'Romantica', an international art exhibition, to be held at Italy's Milan betw

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