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3-judge Bench to hear SC/ST Act order review plea on Wednesday

New Delhi |Tuesday, 2019 9:15:05 PM IST

A three-judge bench will on Wednesday hear the Centre's plea seeking recall of its 2018 judgment, which virtually diluted the stringent provisions of immediate arrest and no anticipatory bail for the

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Switzerland's beloved Lion Monument threatened with decay (Travelogue)

Lucerne |Tuesday, 2019 3:45:05 AM IST

It's a giant dying lion carved into the cliff face of a former sandstone quarry, above a pond and set in a landscaped garden in this medieval town. It is often referred to as the "saddest stone" as it

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A retired civil servant's tireless quest to preserve rural heritage (IANS Special Series)

New Delhi |Sunday, 2019 3:45:05 PM IST

Even after giving almost 40 years of his life to government service, retired civil servant S.K. Misra felt his work was still not complete. The former bureaucrat felt that the experience he had gained

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Crime not men's monopoly, Sushant Singh on debut crime book

New Delhi |Tuesday, 2019 10:45:05 PM IST

Mumbai-based Shantadevi, once a meek woman disowned by her husband, soon sat atop a colossal drug empire she built over decades. Her real-life story opens the new thriller "Queens of Crime" where Sush

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