The Supreme Court on Friday agreed to hear on September 4 a plea against the deportation of illegal Rohingya Muslim immigrants to Myanmar on several grounds, including violation of international human rights conventions.
Till last year, animal sacrifice was carried out at government slaughterhouses but their closure has created a difficult situation in UP and confusion is prevailing among the Muslim community on the eve of Bakrid.
The programme known as DACA, or Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, was instituted by then president Barack Obama in 2012 via executive order and could be repealed by Trump with the stroke of a pen.
The declaration has been made after assessing the present law and order situation in the state which has continued to be a matter of concern.
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About two dozen ministers could get affected in the shuffle, possibly the last such exercise before the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.
The sources also said that Nitin Gadkari is likely to be made the railway minister. Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu has already offered to quit after three train derailments earlier this month. Prabhu may be given the charge of the environment ministry.
Sarda Energy has been buzzing in trade. In the last three months it has surged up 86 percent and is up 174 percent in the last one year. It has doubled in the last one month.
CPI(M) general secretary Sitaram Yechury also said that the poor, the youth and those working in the informal sector were the ones hit by the withdrawal of high-value banknotes, whereas those evading repayment of bad loans remained "unaffected".
BJP president Amit Shah on Thursday met with ministers in the Union council, some of whom may be shifted to the party organisation.
In what could be the last major reshuffle before the next general elections, Prime Minister Narendra Modi may rejig his council of ministers this weekend. In an interview to CNBC-TV18, Swapan Das Gupta, MP, Rajya Sabha shared his readings and outlook on the same.
A major chunk of ministers who may join the cabinet is expected to be from the Hindi heartland.
Earlier in the day, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said he hoped he would not have to handle additional charge of the defence ministry for 'very long'.
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today welcomed GJM leader Binay Tamang's announcement to suspend the indefinite bandh in Darjeeling hills till the next round of talks with the state government.
Union minister Mahendra Nath Pandey was today appointed Uttar Pradesh BJP president in place of Deputy Chief Minister Keshav Prasad Maurya, the party said in a statement.
Bhutto, a two-time prime minister, was killed in a gun and bomb attack in Rawalpindi's Liaquat Bagh during an election campaign rally on December 27, 2007.
Rajiv Mishra was suspended as principal of the BRD medical college on August 12 after the deaths were reported. He resigned the same day.
The DMK said it would continue to take up the issue with various authorities until the governor convenes a floor test.
BJP president Amit Shah, along with senior Union ministers, held a "strategy session" on the coming assembly elections in Gujarat.
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Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath has directed the officials concerned to set up 'gaushalas' (cow shelters) in seven districts of Bundelkhand region in the state and areas under 16 municipal corporations.
Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis has said that linking Aadhaar to online registration of FIRs will go a long way in ensuring better service by the police.
Trump ruled out talks with North Korea during the second phone call with Shinzo Abe in two days.
Opposition parties, which attended the 'save composite culture' meeting in Indore, alleged that fundamental rights enshrined in the Constitution were in "danger".