Uttarakhand govt extends tenure of Uniform Civil Code Committee

The Uttarakhand government has extended the tenure of its Uniform Civil Code Committee by six months, said officials on Friday. The Committee, headed by former Supreme Court judge, Justice (retired) Ranjana Prakash Desai, was formed to examine ways for the implementation of the Uniform Civil Code (UCC). The committee can submit its report to the government […]

In ISRO espionage case, SC cancels anticipatory bail, asks HC to reconsider

The Supreme Court on Friday set aside the kerala-high-court” Kerala High Court order granting anticipatory bail to persons in connection with the 1994 ISRO espionage case relating to the framing of alleged scientist Nambi Narayanan. A bench headed by Justice MR Shah remitted the bail applications back to the kerala-high-court”Kerala […]

South Korean exports expected to continue to decrease in fourth quarter

Export, which led the Korean economy for about 2 years after the COVID-19 pandemic, has decreased rapidly due to the global economic slowdown. In addition, if consumption and domestic demand also decrease due to inflation and interest hikes, economic growth is expected to be negative in the fourth quarter. Although the South Korean economy continued […]

J-K spinning money through silkworms

The J&K government is devising a multifaceted plan to revitalise the sericulture industry throughout the Union Territory. The administration is developing a uturistic-roadmap” futuristic roadmap for the comprehensive and harmonious development of agriculture and related industries. An apex committee headed by the former Director General, of the Indian Council of […]

China-funded bridge to raze coral reef in southern Philippines: Report

A coral reef ecosystem in the southern Philippines is under threat from a China-funded bridge project that links Davao city with Samal islands in the southern Philippines, according to The Singapore Post. The 3.81-km four-lane Connector Bridge links Davao’s third-largest city and tourist island. The bridge, projected to be completed in 2027, can accommodate up to 25,000 vehicles daily. […]

Delhi: JNU VC condemns “exclusivist tendencies” after campus walls found defaced with slogans

The Vice-Chancellor of Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) has taken serious note of the defacement of walls and faculty rooms by some unknown elements in the School of International Studies (SIS), JNU. The Vice-Chancellor, JNU, Prof. Santishree D. Pandit’s statement, which came on Thursday, was in reaction to an incident of […]

Chandrakant Patil, Shambhuraj Desai’s visit to Belagavi postponed to Dec 6 in Karnataka-Maharashtra border row

Maharashtra ministers Chandrakant Patil and Shambhuraj Desai’s visit to Belagavi in Karnataka to address the Karnataka-Maharashtra border issue has been postponed to December 6. The meeting was scheduled to be held on December 3. Maharashtra minister Chandrakant Patil confirmed the rescheduled meeting through his tweet. “On 6th December Mahanav Bharat […]

US designates AQIS, TTP leaders as global terrorists

The United States has designated four terrorists of al-Qaeda in the Indian Subcontinent (AQIS) and Tehrik-e Taliban Pakistan (TTP), as global terrorists and stated that the Biden administration is committed to ensuring that terrorist groups do not use Afghanistan as a platform for international terrorism. “The United States is committed to using its full set of counterterrorism tools to counter the […]

Pakistan ruling party to bring no-trust motions against PTI govts in KP, Punjab

Ruling out early elections in Pakistan, former president and Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari said that the multi-party alliance of Pakistan Democratic Movement will table no-confidence motions in Punjab and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa assemblies. The statement comes days after Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan announced that his party has decided not to remain part of the […]