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10 Drones Capable of Spying From Sky Seized, What’s Next?

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Ten highly capable drones which can fly at a height of 6,000 metres and carry 500-gram weight with an advanced satellite navigation system have been seized from a passenger at Kempegowda International Airport, Bengaluru, triggering new threat of espionage from the sky but raising similar questions faced by authorities when they relented in 1990 to allow mobile phones in India. ...

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Rashtrapati Bhavan Writes to EC Over Using President’s Photo

Secretary to the President, Ms. Omita Paul has written to Dr. Nasim Zaidi, Chief Election Commissioner of India objecting to the reported misuse of President’s photos for political purposes. The letter said, “This has reference to a news item that appeared today in two national dailies captioned “Pranab pictures on Cong posters under EC scanner”. The news items also reported ...

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Misuse of Jandhan Accounts Will be Punished: Govt

Misuse of earlier announcement by the Government that small deposits made in the banks by artisans, workers, housewives, etc. would not be questioned by the Income Tax Department within the limit of Rs. 2.5 lakh will not be allowed any more, warned the government, There are some reports that some people are using other persons’ bank accounts to convert their ...

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No Photo Identity Required Now to Book Tatkal Tickets in Railways but…

Giving a relative relief to passengers while booking a tatkal ticket, the Ministry of Railways has decided to relax the condition of providing photocopy of identity card or indicating its number at the time of purchase of Tatkal ticket. But carrying an ID is compulsory though. The new rule in Tatkal provisions will come into effect from 1st September, 2015 and the ...

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Centre Promises More Health Funds for Northeast, Seeks Transparency to Avoid ‘Misuse’

Jagat Prakash Nadda, the union health ministers who is on tour of the northeast has promised to release funds to the eight sister states, allaying fears that health is given a back seat in the region, mostly governed by the Congress governments. The meeting held at Assam Administrative Staff College at Guwahati on Saturday with Health Ministers and Secretaries of ...

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