MNS leader Sandeep Deshpande said that in his election rallies, the party chief has started relying on the audio-visual medium to “remind people about what Modi had promised earlier” against what he has delivered.
According to a 2012 directive, housing society heads such as secretaries and chairpersons are booth-level volunteers and are responsible for ensuring that voter lists of their respective societies are updated and that people step out to vote.
Although the option of casting votes through postal ballots was available in the past as well, it was not met with much enthusiasm. Less than 500 applications were received during the last Lok Sabha election.
Congress candidate from Mumbai North Central, Priya Dutt, who maintains that voters appeared to have been “brainwashed” in the 2014 polls, says the tide has turned this time. The two-time MP, who lost the seat in 2014, says the political narrative over the last five years has set the country back by many years. She tells The Indian Express why questioning anybody’s nationalism is not her agenda.
The CFSL report was prepared on December 11, 2018, but submitted in court earlier this month, stated that the 12 samples, weighing between 4.6 and 5.8 grams, had tested positive for sodium glutamate and negative for mephedrone and other narcotic substances.
Shiv Sena MP from Thane, Rajan Vichare, speaks to The Indian Express about the work he has done in the past few years, why the people are waiting to teach his political rival a lesson and why controversies of the past will not return to haunt him.
Police used technology, specifically WhatsApp groups created by the ‘police patil’ (civilian police representative) in every village, to deny morphed videos of “child-lifting gangs” moving around in the area.
Malaysia does not permit surrogacy under Islamic law. IVF experts, however, believe Malaysian couples may be exporting their embryos for illegal surrogacy in India. The Surrogacy (Regulation) Bill, 2016, passed by the Lok Sabha in 2018, bans commercial surrogacy but permits altruistic surrogacy.
The petition also seeks that TRAI, RBI and the government formulate such policies and issue guidelines as may be necessary to prevent online banking transaction frauds by providing enough time frame to the victim to approach the police authorities.
The accused would hang around in courts and approach family members of those who had been granted bail. For a person to be released on bail, he/she needs people with valid identity proof to stand surety. The accused would prepare forged documents and get people to stand surety.
While the extradition process could take a few months after the Indian government and Pujari are both given a hearing, if Senegal agrees to deport Pujari, he could be in the country within a matter of days.
Colaba Causeway market starts after Regal theatre, and is usually teeming with foreign nationals looking to take back souvenirs or college students looking to get a good deal on earrings or harem pants.