‘They are Northeastern people not Bangladeshis’, says Karnataka Home Minister

The people from Northeastern states are being mistaken as Bangladeshis, Karnataka Home Minister Ramalinga Reddy has said.

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MP’s MLA’s can practise as advocates, but there is a rider

Members of Parliament and Legislative Assemblies will be allowed to practise as advocates, the Bar Council of India has said. The BCI however added that those who move an impeachment motion against any judge of the higher judiciary will not be allowed to appear before that particular court. BCI chairman Manan Kumar Mishra, a senior advocate, said that the decision was taken by the apex bar body to prevent the “misuse of powers” and “privileges” of a lawyer and not of a member of Parliament.

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Army’s new strategy to overcome its biggest problem in Kashmir

New Delhi: Indian Army’s problem in Kashmir is that the terrorists from Pakistan are fighting like trained soldiers. This has led to top minds in the security set up sitting down to device a new strategy to overcome this and ensure that the casualty rate is lowered to a large extent.

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Karti Chidambaram gets anticipatory bail in Aircel-Maxis case

New Delhi: Karti Chidambaram has been granted anticipatory bail by a special CBI court in Delhi. The court was hearing an application seeking arrest from arrest by the ED, which was filed by Karti in the Aircel-Maxis case.

The court while delivering the verdict directed Karti to cooperate with the investigation and also said that he shall be available for questioning when the ED seeks it.

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Post the TDP-NDA divorce, what will Naidu do next? Dial the three Ms?

With the TDP pulling out of the NDA, there is already talk of a new alliance. Chandrababu Naidu said that in the absence of the Centre giving Andhra Pradesh, special status, the TDP had decided to pull out of the NDA.

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The radicalisation of South India: Why this part of the country is a ticking terror time bomb

You name any terrorist outfit in India and there will be a southern link that would crop up. While groups such as the Indian Mujahideen, Islamic State, Students Islamic Movement of India have their routes in India, a new worry is the spotting of jihadis fighting the Kashmir battle.

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Karti Chidambaram sent to Tihar jail till March 24

A special court has remanded Karti Chidambaram to judicial custody till March 24th. This means he will be lodged at the Tihar jail until March 24.

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ED details Chidambaram’s role in grant of FIPB to Aircel-Maxis

The Enforcement Directorate has said that P Chidambaram, former union minister was part of the conspiracy to give FIPB clearance to Aircel-Maxis in a bid to avoid a reference to the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs and ensure that it was cleared by the finance ministry.

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Karti in CBI custody: Here is what transpired during the questioning

Karti Chidambaram was subject to CBI interrogation today, a day after his custody was granted by a court till March 5. The CBI had arrested Karti in connection with the INX Media case earlier this week.

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Decoding the stunning fall of the Congress in Tripura, Nagaland

The fall of the Congress in Tripura and Nagaland was stunning. For some reason, the party focused all its resources on Meghalaya to the extent that it earned the ire of its leaders in Tripura and Nagaland.

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