Friday, Dec 19, 2014
SC refuses to lift stay on Maratha quota: ‘Let HC decide it first’

SC refuses to lift stay on Maratha quota: ‘Let HC decide it first’

Tells High Court to speed up hearing and not get influenced by interim directions.

State will urge SC to keep it out of NEET: Tawde

State will urge SC to keep it out of NEET: Tawde

Says this will free up 300 seats for Maharashtra candidates in local medical colleges; negative marking in CET set to go.

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With Nigeria Ebola-free which killed 6583 people, inflow of patients from Nigeria to Pune city resumed.

Anandiben Patel on Monday announced the relief package for all farmers in state.

Locals blame the disease on contamination of water supply; Chief Engineer says tap water is all right.

An NIA officer said they have already contacted service providers in India as well as abroad.

App will notify police and also trigger a 30-second video recording on pressing phone’s power button.

2011 order to pay SHGs preparing the food the cost for meals of 85% students every day

Satyarthi said he wanted child labour to go into the “pages of history”.

According to 2011 Census, over 2 lakh Muslims live in the Kalyan Dombivali Municipal Corporation zone.

Railways’ attempt to add music to journeys to and from Kolkata has hit an unforeseen roadbloack: a price tag.

Compartments derailed as the train entered Liluah Station

Shah said it is up to West Bengal Chief Minister to come out and clarify on the matter.

Many states across the country had banned Uber taxi services.

After widespread human encroachment on serpentine habitat, 1,700 snakes, venomous and benign, enter residential areas.

Proposal shelved in 2013 revived last month, sent to CM’s office for final consent.

It observes that the level of heavy metal contamination increases significantly after Wazirabad.

Sanjeev Dayal is one of the most outstanding IPS officers in the country today.

There are some people who are propagating that Ganga belongs to one religion.

The case accuses Modi of filing defective affidavit as a candidate from Maninagar seat in the 2012 Assembly polls.

Gorakhpur MP had announced ‘ghar wapsi’ in Aligarh on Dec 25.

8-year-old victim, who was too scared to depose, finally opens up and nails the culprit when the judge and lawyers create a ‘child-friendly’ atmosphere.

The protesters alleged religious conversions and said that Christians were forcing them to change their religion.

Munni claimed police assaulted her and harassed her for Yadav’s whereabouts.

NGOs have also reported that women who go into labour in night shelters, have to be rushed to the nearest hospitals for delivery.

As temperature goes down in winter, higher levels of particulate matter are recorded at ground level.

The scam pertained to operation and maintenance of 86 public toilets, caused a loss of Rs 13.66 cr to the exchequer.

Boss says, ‘We respect rules but we are also committed to our drivers and will continue to support them’

Pallavi’s father, said they had met the nursing superintendent to complain about how the official harassed his daughter.

Their research shows that the dropout rates for Hindi and Urdu medium schools have increased significantly in the last five years.

A day after sharing the stage with the CM, Abhijeet Bhattacharya talks about the speculation of his possible induction in the TMC.

As per laid norms, colleges should put up boards on campuses warning against eve-teasing.

Kejriwal also hit out at those saying that the party was falling apart since leaders such as Shazia Ilmi left

Decision on whether GPS should be made compulsory for private radio taxis as well is still pending

She also named a wildlife park as Baghra Sundari at Jharkhali.

Sources added that the government is going to hire 100 luxury buses for the transport of these invitees to and from the venue.

The BJP has put its choice bunch of campaign MPs in the locker room after the furore over Sadhvi's speech.

Deepali, 21, from IIT-Bombay gets her dream job in US and wants to get on with it.

After D’Costa lost his wife to cancer about seven years ago, he couldn’t come to terms with loneliness.

City MP Anil Shirole welcomed the step to request the PM to include the city in the 100 smart cities.

Appointment of 50 gate counsellors at unmanned level-crossings could have prevented the accident.

With a capacity of about 6,250 prisoners, Tihar currently houses 14,537 prisoners, an official said.

In the previous Assembly election, the party received 1,600 applications.

MC arranged vehicles to shift the slum dwellers to new flats at Giaspura under JNNURM and 55 families were shifted.

The report analyses the situation of women and girls with disabilities in six cities across India.

Police are also looking at the possibility that the child was kidnapped over a family dispute

For 30,000-odd residents of shanties panel prefers something like central govt’s RAY

The kitchen has just one room both for cooking mid-day meal and washing dishes.

Pravasi Bharatiya Divas: Museum to be inaugurated on January 8

Rahul said there is no clarity on the funds for the scheme.

Pradeep Aggarwal has given the nod to 21 sites allowing 42 hoardings for religious and political purposes.

The nurses alleged that Katke herself posed in front of the camera but never participated in sweeping the premises.

Patil said that those who want to set up an industry should explore options in Panchkula and Mohali or beyond.

8-year-old victim, who was too scared to depose, finally opens up and nails the culprit when the judge and lawyers create a ‘child-friendly’ atmosphere.

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Man of the Momentum

Man of the Momentum

India’s squash champion Saurav Ghosal on things that matter off-court.

 

A 40-page illustrated book is a guide to uncommon sights in Mumbai

Key to the City

Through the dance production, Sari, Daksha Sheth spins a tale of the handwoven sari through the eyes of its weavers

Jayasri Burman, who returns with a new solo show, Lila, speaks about borrowing characters from Indian mythology to conjure new worlds.

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State will urge SC to keep it out of NEET: Tawde
State will urge SC to keep it out of NEET: Tawde

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Supreme Court refuses to lift stay on Maratha quota: ‘Let HC decide it first’
Supreme Court refuses to lift stay on Maratha quota: ‘Let HC decide it first’

“It is just after all an interim order… let the Bombay High Court decide it first,” the bench said.

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Maharashtra Housing and Area Development Authority proposes thinktank for tips on ‘new methods’
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NCP president Sharad Pawar discharged from Breach Candy Hospital
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