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Jayalalithaa’s Health Update: HC Gives 2 Days to Reply

Amid secrecy surrounding Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa’s unknown ailment, the Madras high court finally came down heavily upon the government machinery on Tuesday to inform the court and the public about the health condition of the AIADMK leader. “AIADMK leader J Jayalalithaa is holding public office, and therefore her state of health must be clarified by government officials ...

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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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Maggi Emerges Final Winner, Was it Corruption or Witchhunt?

As NDTV recently exposed the modus operandi of Uttar Pradesh food inspectors, who claimed to defame any brand or product, another jolt to official lab testing procedure has come when the Bombay High Court cleared Maggi noodles from any ban as validated by three labs of National Accreditation Board for Testing Calibration Laboratories (NABL). "We have received the results from ...

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Greenpeace upbeat as HC directs Govt. to unblock Rs.1.87 Crore frozen funds

Greenpeace India has described the Delhi High Court order to the central government to unblock its Rs.1.87 crore as a “victory of democracy” and “free speech”. “This (the court ruling) is a vindication of our work and the role that credible NGOs play in support of India’s development,” Greenpeace India executive director Samit Aich said. “The court has deemed the ...

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Telangana Parental Clause Over Fee Subsidy Irks AP, Naidu to Move Court

The fee row is unlikely to settle between Telangana and Seemandhra students as truncated AP CM Chandrababu Naidu said the court is the only option to stall discrimination. While both state chief ministers initially agreed to pay their state students’ fess in the other state, what triggered the row was Telangana CM K Chandrashekhar Rao’s statement that the student’s father ...

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