The telecom department recently floated tenders to install over 5 lakh wi-fi hotspots across gram panchayats, under the Wi-Fi Choupal scheme. The estimated cost of which has been pegged at Rs 4,000 crore.
While the Congress President pleaded not guilty, the court said that the next hearing on the matter will be on August 10.
Anti-Sterlite protest: With hundreds of residents and social activists raising their voice against the copper unit in Tuticorin, the situation in the city is very critical and there is a heavy deployment of police.
Nipah virus infection gets its name from the village in Malaysia where the person from whom the virus was first isolated succumbed to the disease.
A floor test is primarily taken to know whether the executive enjoys the confidence of the legislature. It is a constitutional mechanism under which a Chief Minister appointed by the governor can be asked to prove majority on the floor of the Legislative Assembly.
According to the 306 section of the Indian Penal Code, a person abetting the suicide of another person shall be punished with imprisonment up to 10 years and shall also be liable to fine.
The first meeting of the Bhim Army was held on July 21, 2015, when lawyer Chandrashekhar Azad and Vinay Ratan Singh decided to start free-of-cost paathshalas (schools) for children from the community.
Under the 2015 nuclear deal struck by Iran and six major powers – Britain, China, France, Germany, Russia and the United States, Tehran agreed to limit its nuclear program in return for relief from U.S. and other economic sanctions.
The scheme aims to protect women and children from the smoke emitted from households using firewood for cooking purposes.
H-4 visa allows work permits for spouses who otherwise could not be employed without waiting for their spouses to receive permanent resident status, a process that can take a decade or longer. The Trump administration is planning to terminate this provision.
According to psychologists, it is not the women that these incels hate but the society that allows their sexual oppression to continue.
The case continued to hit the headlines long after the murder when Sharma was acquitted by a trial court in February 2006. Following a nationwide public outcry against the incident, the Delhi High Court took up the case through a fast-track trial that ended in his conviction on murder charges.
A special SC/ST court in Jodhpur is all set to pronounce the verdict in a 2012 rape case against Asaram Bapu, on April 25. Security has been tightened outside the victim's house in Shahjahanpur, UP ahead of the verdict.
The political class has had leaders from the IIT and engineering background over the years; most notable among them being Goa CM Manohar Parrikar, Congress' Jairam Ramesh, Rashtriya Lok Dal's Ajit Singh to name a few.
According to Earth Day Network, Earth Day 2018 will focus on fundamentally changing human attitude and behavior about plastics and catalyzing a significant reduction in plastic pollution.
The Fugitive Economic Offenders Bill was first introduced in Lok Sabha on March 12 during the Budget Session of the Parliament but could not be passed due to logjam over various issues.
The Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012 has these guidelines on how to report such cases. The details of the Act are as below
A pipe-bomb triggered by a mobile phone timer went off at around 1:15 pm at the 17-th century historic Mecca Masjid in Hyderabad's old city area, close to the Charminar. Eight people had lost their lives while 58 others died. An NIA court acquited all those accused who had been arrested in the case today.
Tyre killers are essentially a metal strip that acts as a speed breaker for the person driving on the right side. However, its spikes puncture the tyres of vehicles coming from the wrong side.
According to Chinese tabloid Global Times, the worldwide media hype surrounding the Tiangong-1 reflected overseas "envy" of China's space industry.