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Why A Uniform Civil Code Will Be A Disaster For India

Political parties that are desperate to impose Uniform Civil Code (UCC) in India are ignorant of the diversity of its cultures, customs, traditions, castes, ethnicity, languages and religious ideologies. From north to south and from east to west, each state in India has a different culture and a different outlook towards life. Is Hindu Law Uniform The Hindu Marriage Act ...

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Apple to embed Touch ID underneath iPhone 8’s display: Report

Rumours and leaks regarding Apple’s upcoming tenth anniversary iPhone 8 have been popping up left right and centre ever since the iPhone 7 was announced last year. One of the most persistent source of debate has been regarding the placement of the TouchID sensor in the iPhone 8. While some have claimed that Apple is going to embed the sensor ...

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facbook twitter googlepluse Mauritius PM Pravind Kumar Jugnauth welcomed at Rashtrapati Bhavan, to meet Modi later today

Modi Mauritius Prime Minister Pravind Kumar Jugnauth was today morning accorded the ceremonial welcome at Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi. Jugnauth arrived in India on Friday for a three-day visit and will meet with Prime Minister Narendra Modi later today. Apart from holding delegation-level talks with PM Modi, Jugnauth, who is accomanied by his deputy Ivan Collendavelloo among other senior ...

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British Airways cancels flights from Heathrow and Gatwick airports amid global computer outage

British Airways (BA) canceled all flights from London’s Heathrow and Gatwick airports Saturday as a global IT failure causes severe disruption for travelers. The airline said it was suffering a “major IT systems failure” around the world. It didn’t say what was causing the problem but said there is no evidence of a cyberattack. Hours later the airways said that ...

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Nitish Kumar meets Narendra Modi: How political flavour changed between cancelled dinner and lunch over 7 years

Luncheons and dinner need to get special mention in defining the undulating relationship between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar over the years. Narendra Modi played a host to Mauritius Prime Minister Pravind Jugnauth over lunch and invited Nitish Kumar, who skipped a lunch hosted by Congress president Sonia Gandhi yesterday. Entire Opposition was fuming, albeit ...

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Hizbul commander Sabzar Bhat’s killing: Hurriyat calls for 2-day shutdown against ‘use of force’ on protesters

After top Hizbul commander Sabzar Ahmad Bhat alias Abu Zarar, successor of Burhan Wani, was killed on Saturday in a gunfight with the security forces in south Kashmir’s Tral, the Hurriyat has called for a two-day shutdown in the Valley from Sunday. Bhat’s killing led to protests across the Valley in which one civilian also reportedly died. The shutdown called ...

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India ‘thinking big’ and ‘moving big’, US lawmakers told

HIGHLIGHTS Robert Orr, professor and dean, University of Maryland said that India is moving quite quickly in a number of areas. Orr, while addressing US lawmakers, said that the country will keep attracting investment, both domestic and international. WASHINGTON: India is “thinking big and moving big” to catch up fast on development as it lags behind its giant neighbor China, ...

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