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India rejects UK leniency plea for ‘terrorist’ Jagtar Singh Johal

India has rejected UK’s appeal seeking leniency for suspected terrorist Jagtar Singh Johal, a British citizen who was arrested last November for his alleged role in targeted killings of political activists in Punjab, and also issued a demarche to UK asking it not to allow a separatist Sikh organisation, Sikhs […]

India deports British MP Lord Carlile on charges of invalid visa

India deported Lord Alexander Carlile, a lawyer for former Bangladesh PM Khaleda Zia, a British national, arrived in New Delhi on July 11, 2018, without having obtained the appropriate Indian visa. It was therefore decided to deny him entry into India upon arrival,  Carlile was earlier scheduled to hold a press […]

Supreme Court Rejects Convict Plea, Nirbhaya rapists will hang

The men convicted for raping medical student on a moving bus in Delhi on 2012 will hang, the Supreme Court ruled today, confirming the past decision and rejecting the request of three out of four convicts for reducing the sentence to the life term. The convicts are left with only […]

Priyanka Chopra gets notice for illegal construction

BMC sent a notice to the owner a commercial premise, actor and the Padma Shri awardee Priyanka Chopra, at Oshiwara in Andheri (West) for unauthorized construction in the premises of her office and her another adjoining commercial premise which she has rented out. BMC said that they have received five complaints from people who visited […]

US govt gets 30-day deadline to reunite migrant families

Trump’s administration is under pressure after a federal judge ordered that thousands of migrant children and parents who were forcibly separated at the Mexican border reunited within 30 days, and within 15 days for youngsters under 5. The deadline was set by US district judge Dana Sabraw in San Diego after […]

Brexit bill becomes law, allowing UK to leave the EU

A bill enacting Britain’s decision to leave the European Union has become law after months of debate, the House of Commons speaker announced, to cheers from eurosceptic lawmakers. Speaker John Bercow said the EU (Withdrawal) Bill, which repeals the 1972 European Communities Act through which Britain became a member of the bloc, […]

Supreme Court backs Trump travel ban

The Supreme Court ruled in favor of President Donald Trump in Trump v. Hawaii, the controversial case regarding Trump’s September order to restrict travel to the U.S. for citizens of several majority Muslim countries. In the opinions penned by Chief Justice John Roberts, the court found that Trump’s immigration restriction fell “squarely” within the president’s […]

Maharashtra bans plastic :Comes into effect from today

In a bid to fight Pollution caused due to extensive use of Plastic, The Maharastra Government today in its notification bans the use of Plastic in the entire state of Maharastra.  The ban will come into effect from today Onwards. In the notification, Government banned the storage, sale, manufacturing, and […]

Court ordered arrest of Vijay Mallya in fresh money-laundering case charge sheet

A special court here ordered arrest of Vijay Mallya for his alleged involvement in a case of money laundering and cheating a consortium of banks of over Rs 6,000 crore. The charge sheet is made on the basis of complaint received from SBI for causing them a loss of Rs 6,027 crores […]

A Trump new “zero-tolerance” Immigration policy

Trump announces a  new policy for those who Crosses into the United States illegally. The result is that thousands of children are separated from their families.   Two-third of Americans are standing in oppose of trump’s policy. As per CBS News survey of American adults, 67 percent said it was unacceptable, […]