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Hafiz Saeed & Salahuddin among 12 in NIA charge sheet in J&K terror funding case

Many Hurriyat office-bearers also named alongside LeT and Hizbul Mujahideen chiefs, NIA says it has definite evidence of cross-LoC funding
Headquarters of the Election Commission of India

After Ahmed Patel’s election drama, poll panel changes Rajya Sabha voting process

After the fracas during the Gujarat Rajya Sabha poll, Election Commission decides on a new polling station layout for future elections. New Delhi: The Election...
Supreme Court of India | PTI

Top lawyer petitions Supreme Court to begin live telecast of its proceedings

Petition argues that live proceedings will help citizens get information on important cases first-hand, rather than relying on third parties.
Representative image of domestic violence

52% Indian women think it’s okay for their husbands to beat them. Only 42% men agree

Data from the National Family Health Survey found that the number of men who say physical abuse is justified has fallen faster over the past 10 years. 
Chief Justice of India, Dipak Misra

Now, MCI counsel writes to five senior-most judges in defence of CJI

Vikas Singh, also president of the Supreme Court Bar Association, rebutted Prashant Bhushan’s request seeking an in-house probe into the CJI’s actions.
Supreme Court judge Jasti Chelameswar during a press conference at his residence

Justice Chelameswar does not attend court, no breakthrough in sight for SC crisis

The possible reassigning of judge Loya's case not seen as a step towards resolving the crisis between the CJI and the four senior judges.
Japan’s Shinkansen bullet train

Ahmedabad-Mumbai Bullet train construction will begin in 2019: Project chief

Achal Khare, MD of new company set up to build and run bullet train, says rest of this year will go in land acquisitions and awarding contracts.
26/11 attack survivor Moshe Holtzberg at the Mumbai Chabad House

How Chabad House in Mumbai was restored to its original glory before Moshe came visiting

Chabad House in South Mumbai was badly damaged after the 2008 attacks. This is how it was restored to its former glory while retaining its past character. 
File photo of Chief Justice of India, Dipak Misra

Supreme Court breakthrough? Judges order Loya case to be next heard by ‘appropriate bench’

Order by Justices Mishra and Shantanagoudar signals thaw in SC hostilities. Assigning this case to their bench was among the four judges’ concerns with CJI.
Supreme Court

To resolve Supreme Court crisis, four judges wait for CJI Dipak Misra to make first move

Sources say issues raised by the four Supreme Court judges cannot be 'settled'. Meanwhile, Prashant Bhushan's CJAR moves court asking for in-house probe.

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Is India’s coronavirus lockdown leading to stress in families or strengthening relationships?

The 21-day nationwide lockdown due to coronavirus has led to people working from home and thus, spending more time with their families and partners.

Defence

Army personnel distribute packaged food to the homeless in Chennai on 31 March 2020 | PTI

In a first, Army deploys medical team at civil coronavirus quarantine camp in Delhi

The Indian Army has so far only been operating out of quarantine camps set up by the armed service for coronavirus patients.

Poke fun at taali, thaali, diya and mombatti all you want. Modi couldn’t care less

Modi knows who he needs to speak to, who he should toss, who he can address in kind. People accuse him of infantilising his voters, but it’s a winning strategy.