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Small leak found from nuclear Soviet sub that sank in 1989

July 11, 2019 5:25 pm

Hilde Elise Heldal of the Norwegian Institute of Marine Research said that levels "weren't alarmingly high".

Two booked under Prevention of Atrocities Act get anticipatory bail

December 07, 2013 3:25 am

In a rare judgment,a sessions judge granted an anticipatory bail to two accused booked under the Prevention of Atrocities Act,1989.

Dalit atrocities: SC body gets 11,000 complaints

March 12, 2014 5:58 pm

The National Commission for Schedule Castes (NCSC) has received around 11,000 complaints of atrocities on Dalits in Punjab,NCSC national vice-chairman Raj Kumar Verka said on Sunday.

Casteist remark made in person’s absence not an offence,says HC

April 08, 2014 1:04 pm

The Bombay High Court has recently held that a casteist remark made against a person in his absence would not amount to an offence under the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities Act),1989

FIR against Khimi Ram,Dhami: Investigation to start today

December 13, 2010 11:45 pm

A day after registration of an FIR against state BJP president Khimi Ram and another party leader under the Scheduled Castes and Tribes Act,1989,the Kullu police on Sunday referred the case to the local superintendent of police for appointment of a gazetted officer to carry out investigations.

SC transfers Mirchpur case to Delhi

December 09, 2010 12:42 am

The Supreme Court has transferred a trial relating to mayhem of Dalits allegedly by upper caste Hindus in Haryana’s Hisar district to a special court in Rohini in Delhi.

Walls in the mind

November 09, 2009 2:41 am

Picture yourself in a smoky café somewhere in the middle of Europe—Prague,say—in late 1989. Sipping muddy coffee sweetened with gritty sugar,served by a sullen waiter at a greasy table,you are discussing the future with friends....

Omar favours pre-1989 era troop levels in J-K

June 09, 2009 1:53 pm

Jammu and Kashmir CM Omar Abdullah favours troop levels in the state to be reduced to numbers that existed prior to 1989.