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18 December, 2018 1:14 PM All Women Party Launched In Delhi; Representing Underprivileged On Agenda

Inspired by the decades old National Women's Party in the United States, a 36-year-old doctor and social activist launched a women's only party on Tuesday to fight for issues like reservation for women in Parliament and harassment of women at workplace. The newly formed National Women's Party (NWP) is being headed by Swetha Shetty, who said the party's 95

18 December, 2018 5:05 AM 1.7 Crore Minority Students Got Scholarship In Bengal: Mamata Banerjee

Stressing on equality and the necessity of staying united, Mamata Banerjee tweeted," Today is #MinorityRightsDay. We are all equal and united. Unity in diversity is our strength." Over 1.7 crore minority community students have been awarded scholarship in West Bengal, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said today. "You will be happy to know that in #Bangla 144

17 December, 2018 2:08 PM "Hurt Religious Sentiments?" Gujarat High Court Refused To Ban Kedarnath

The film that stars Sushant Singh Rajput and newcomer Sara Ali Khan faced protests even when it was being shot in the state How can a love story between a Hindu and a Muslim hurt religious sentiments, asked the Gujarat High Court, as it refused to ban the latest Hindi film Kedarnath in the state. "Just because a Muslim boy is shown to be in love with a Hindu 574

14 December, 2018 11:37 AM Understanding the Kotak-RBI battle – Letter, spirit, rules and a court petition

We examine the complications and implications – essentially the answer to the question: What is this Kotak’s Natak? Kotak Bank which was built by Uday Kotak was asked by RBI to pare down its promoter stake way back in 2012. THis is normal, as part of RBI norms, to “broadbase� the shareholding and to restrict individuals from holding large stakes 264

14 December, 2018 9:42 AM There Could Be A Female Dalai Lama In Future, Says Dalai Lama

Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama Friday said Buddhist tradition is very liberal, having equal rights for both genders, and that there could be a "female Dalai Lama" in the future. The Dalai Lama was addressing an audience at the Indian Institute of Technology-Bombay. The Dalai Lama, whose real name is Tenzin Gyatso, received the Nobel Peace Prize 102

13 December, 2018 12:48 PM Uber Limousine Service Ruled Illegal by Top German Court

Germany's highest court ruled on Thursday that a defunct limousine service offered by Uber was illegal, in a setback for the US ride-hailing company that has struggled to comply with the law in Europe's largest economy. The Federal Court of Justice, handing down a final decision, upheld lower-court rulings in favour of a complaint brought by a Berlin 129

13 December, 2018 10:26 AM South Indian Music Companies Association ties up with Phonographic Performance to monetise library

This tie-up gives PPL access to 100,000 sound recordings from films, independent and devotional albums. Waking up to the issue of legitimate usage of pre-recorded music, members of South Indian Music Companies Association (SIMCA) have entered into an agreement for monetising its public performance rights with Phonographic Performance (PPL). With the likes 159

12 December, 2018 2:39 AM Trump Administration's Move On Pak Religious Freedom Courageous: Lawmaker

"This designation gives hope and voice to the suffering Shia, Christian, Hindu, Ahmadi, and other minority citizens, whose very presence counters religious extremism in Pakistan," Congressman Chris Smith said. The Trump Administration's move to downgrade Pakistan as a country of particular concern was a courageous one, an influential US lawmaker said on Tuesday 112

10 December, 2018 3:34 PM China court bans iPhone sales in patent dispute: Qualcomm

A Chinese court ordered a ban in the country on iPhone sales in a patent dispute between US chipmaker Qualcomm and Apple, according to a Qualcomm statement. The statement said the Fuzhou Intermediate People's Court had granted Qualcomm's request for two preliminary injunctions against four subsidiaries of Apple, ordering them to immediately to stop selling 102

4 December, 2018 6:56 PM On Kripan, Kara, Delhi High Court Seeks Centre's Response

The Delhi High Court on Tuesday asked the Centre, the Delhi government and Delhi Police to file a reply on a plea seeking directions to allow Sikhs to carry a 'kripan' (small dagger) and wear a 'kara' (bracelet) in public places. A bench of Chief Justice Rajendra Menon and Justice V. Kameswar Rao was hearing a public interest litigation filed by the Delhi 165