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Panel Orders 3000 Cusecs of Cauvery Water Release Till Sept. 30

The Cauvery monitoring panel on¬†Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2016, ordered Karnataka government to release 3,000 cusecs of water from Cauvery daily until Sept. 30. Last time, the supreme court asked Karnataka government to release 12,000 cusecs until Sept. 20 but with today’s order, the quantum will be higher at 30,000 cusecs. The Cauvery supervisory committee has been releasing water at the ...

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NPS Schools Dilemma: Management Rushes to Court for Stay on CBSE De-Affiliation

National Public School management rushed to the Karnataka High Court on Wednesday seeking a stay on CBSE directive withdrawing affiliation to six of its schools in Bangalore and Mysuru, where thousands of students are studying. The CBSE on Tuesday withdrew affiliation by NPS following the communication from state education department that the management of these schools has violated the RTE ...

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CBSE Cancels Affilitation of 6 NPS Schools, Founder Faces Arrest

Following manipulation allegations of 25% quota for minority students by the National Public School Group with its famous founder and famous educationist K.P. Gopalakrishnan facing arrest, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has cracked the whip withdrawing affiliation to all six NPS schools belonging to the group in Bangalore and Mysuru. The CBSE board on Tuesday withdrew the affiliation ...

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HCU Students Ransack VC Residence Seeking His Arrest in Rohith Vemula Suicide Case

The genesis of current student protests, Hyderabad Central University, is back under focus with the Vice Chancellor resuming charge after almost two months of leave following Dalit student Rohith Vemula’s suicide on the campus after his diktats of rustication on the campus. A group of enraged students this morning entered the official residence of Hyderabad Central University (HCU) vice-chancellor Appa ...

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Human Rights Watch Asks India to Stop Persecution of Kanhaiya Kumar

Human Rights Watch, a global human rights body on Friday asked India to stop persecution of peaceful activists, including JNU Students’ Union president Kanhaiya Kumar, with sedition under IPC 124 (a) that may attract three to life-term imprisonment, if convicted. “The BJP government seems eager to punish peaceful speech but less willing to investigate supporters who commit violence in the ...

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Customs Baggage Limit/Rules Relaxed Further to Rs.20 Lakh

Central Board of Excise and Customs has revised the upper limit for arrest and prosecution from rs.5 Lakh to Rs.20 lakh in cases of outright smuggling or mis-declaration of baggage, bringing relief to celebrities who are either arrested or prosecuted last year including Ranbir Kapoor and others at the airports. Persons involved in serious offences of tax evasion are liable ...

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Meet Ahmed Mohamed, 14, Whose Handcuffed Arrest for Digital Clock Shocked World

People are saying "#IStandWithAhmed" after boy arrested when homemade clock mistaken for bomb http://t.co/jQneTbNIme pic.twitter.com/pxdVVvBsSQ — BBC News (World) (@BBCWorld) September 16, 2015 Like any other school kid, Ahmed Mohamed worked on his class project adding extra gadgets and making a digital clock with wires attached to a small motor and it could have passed off as one of many ...

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Indrani or Kattappa: How They Baffle us?

When it comes to Indian bright minds, compassion and comparison have no bounds and the last one was from the historic film “Baahubali” when Kattappa killed his own master and the latest is why did Indrani kill her own daughter? While SS Rajamouli is secretly filming the residue of his next part of “Baahubali”, that is to showcase “Why Kattappa, ...

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