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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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13 Liquor Outlets on Highways Shutdown in Kerala

Thirteen liquor outlets located on state and national highways have been shut down in Kerala today following the decision taken by the cabinet a month ago. Kerala High Court has ordered to shift all liquor outlets from highways in November, after hearing a public interest litigation which states liquor shops on the highways as a major cause of accidents, which ...

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SC Asks If States Can Give Incentives for Girl Children, Says ‘Female Child Has Right to Live’

On a rise of female foeticide that affects the country’s sex ratio, the Supreme Court asked the States whether some incentives can be provided for girl children, on Wednesday. The states are asked to give suggestions for “some incentives that can be given to the family who show respect and honour for the girl child and give birth to girl ...

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Delhi High Court Raps ‘unrecognized’ IIPM, Asks Not to Use MBA, BBM for its Management Courses

In a rare gesture of disapproval, Delhi High Court ordered Bangalore-based Indian Institute of Planning and Management (IIPM) of Arindam Chaudhuri not to use terms such as MBA, BBA or any such tag for the courses it offers as it has not been recognised by any statutory body, leaving alone calling itself a management school, business school or B-school. The ...

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