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Rahul Phukan, Legal Director/Head Director of Legal-Real Estate

“While it is important to enhance expertise and knowledge, it is equally important to have a life beyond college, internships and extra-curricular activities. I continued doing what I always enjoyed doing i.e. play tennis and cricket, read books and listen to music and attend various

Muslim women will not misuse the ‘triple talaq’ law

Immediately after the Indian government announced a bill criminalising “triple talaq”, the proposal has been mired in controversy. Banning the practice of a husband divorcing his wife by uttering “talaq” three times within Muslim communities has been under discussion in India for years now. The

Murder, rioting, robbery, dacoity decline in three years: NCRB

Murder, rioting, robbery and dacoity cases have declined during last three years, says the latest National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) report. The report ‘Crime in India – 2016’ was released by Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday. The report has shown declining trends in murder, rioting, robbery and

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Snehlata Shrivastava appointed as Lok Sabha Secretary General

Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan on Wednesday appointed Snehlata Shrivastava, as Secretary-General of Lok Sabha and Lok Sabha Secretariat with effect from December 1. Shrivastava will be the first woman secretary general of the Lok Sabha. She will assume charge on December 1 and her tenure will end on November 30 next year. The

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Gold trader’s trial strains U.S.-Turkey relations

A trial which has strained Turkish-U.S. ties before it even started opens this week in New York despite the possible absence of a defendant who Turkey says is cooperating with prosecutors in what it calls “a clear plot” against Ankara. Turkish-Iranian gold trader Reza Zarrab,