The ex-National Security Agency contractor shook the American intelligence establishment to its core in 2013 with a series of devastating leaks on mass surveillance in the US and around the world.
The 12% reservation to Muslims was a key election promise of the ruling Telangana Rashtra Samithi.
The cabinet has refused to endorse a provision in a proposed human rights plan that would have undermined the penal code, which criminalises homosexuality.
A fresh show cause notice has been issued to the central public information officer of DU for having failed to produce the records before the commission as directed.
The RBI governor also stated that Rs 9.2 lakh crore has been introduced into the economy in the form of new notes since November 8.
“Deaf and dumb parrots have been installed in the council of ministers and a similar RBI governor has been appointed, who have let the nation’s economy shake in its roots,” an editorial in the Sena’s mouthpiece said.
A case under the Arms Act was filed against Salman Khan for allegedly keeping and using a firearm with an expired licence in the alleged poaching of blackbucks.
The order came from the same information commissioner who ordered the inspection of Narendra Modi’s Delhi University records.
The order, dealing a major blow to Samajwadi Party patriarch Mulayam Singh Yadav, came after the EC heard the two sides on Friday.
The consensus was reached after the Centre agreed to the demand of the states to go in for a horizontal split with regard to taxpayers based on annual turnover.
The Reserve Bank announced today that it raised the withdrawal limit at ATMs to Rs 10,000 with immediate effect, though the weekly limit remains Rs 24,000
Researchers from the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention have said that none of the 14 antibiotics used to treat the “nightmare” bacteria had worked.
Stating the country’s cyber assets are under threat, president-elect Donald Trump owed to come out with a major anti-hacking plan within 90 days of taking oath.
TMC General Secretary Subrata Bakshi urged the police to look into the role of local MLA and BJP state President Dilip Ghosh in the deaths of two party activists in Kharagpur.
Finance minister Haseeb Drabu said budgetary provisions have been made for a fully-funded investment plan under the Prime Minister’s Development Plan.
Though a draft of judgement has been prepared but it was not possible to deliver it before Saturday – when Jallikattu is to be organised.
‘If my husband is mentally unbalanced, as the BSF alleges, why was he sent to the border and not for treatment,’ asks the wife of the jawan who made a video of the poor rations given to troops.
About 17,000 sanitation workers went on strike on January 5 demanding their unpaid salaries be paid.
The commission notice issued last night said prima facie he has violated the model code of conduct with his recent inflammatory statements.
The current move can be termed as a complete U-turn by the IOA which has been suspended by the sports ministry for making the controversial appointments.
Reddy also said that the problem of black money cannot be eliminated through demonetisation alone.
This has been done to help small merchants overcome their apprehensions towards installing Point of Sale (PoS) terminals in their shops, SBI said.
The PMO responded to all demonetisation related queries saying they don’t come under the definition of ‘information’ under the RTI Act.
The suspect was arrested in a joint operation by the FBI, Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) and Jalisco state officials.
Oil minister Dharmendra Pradhan has said that oil companies and banks are currently in discussions to determine who will bear the extra transaction charge.
The NHRC said that after careful consideration of the material on record, it found that there are in “total 34 victims mentioned in police complaints.”
The Shiv Sena will have to tackle anti-incumbency and allegations of corruption to win, while the BJP is keen to consolidate on gains made in 2014 to take control of the Asia’s richest civic body.
The Sena also said that the BJP is living in a fool’s paradise if they think that demonetisation has ended the menace of black money
Two Islamist militants, including one of the masterminds of last year’s Dhaka cafe terror attack, were killed in a gunfight with police during a pre-dawn raid.
From Bollywood to Hollywood, from independent to art films, the noted actor, known for his versatility, gave several acclaimed performances.
The fishermen from Jegathapattinam in Pudukottai district were fishing in Neduntheevu last night when the Lankan Navy arrested them and took to Kankesanthurai in northern Sri Lanka.
Chanting “Death to the enemies of Afghanistan!” and “Death to Daesh!”, the protesters in the city of Herat marched on the governor’s office, carrying pictures of Shiites killed in recent attacks.
Justice Jagdish Singh Khehar led the five-judge constitution bench in the Supreme Court which had struck down the controversial NJAC Act for the appointment of judges.
The government announced safety audit for all mines in the country in the wake of one of the worst open cast mine disaster in Rajmahal, killing at least 18 people.
In a first, the government has decided to present the Budget on February 1 instead of the last day of the month as part of an overhaul that would also scrap the practice of a separate railway budget.
The Department of Consumer Affairs has asked the states to ensure that hotels/restaurants disseminate the information that service charge on food bill can be waived if customers are not satisfied with the experience.
Instead of a new law, the law ministry has asked the Law Commission to recommend changes to the existing provisions in the Code of Criminal Procedure.
More stonewalling from the ‘Reserved’ Bank of India
The resolution makes it clear that Sasikala will be formally elected at a later date in keeping with the party’s constitution.
The penalty for holding more than ten old notes may include financial fines and a jail term of up to four years in certain cases.