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No contact with Chandrayaan-2 lander, eyes on Gaganyaan mission now: ISRO chief

ISRO chief K Sivan has announced that they have reached their 14-day deadline of attempting to contact the Vikram lander.

Centre's objections to raising abortion cut-off to 26 weeks are problematic: Experts

Experts say that the Union government’s response to the SC has no basis in the MTP Act, and that implicit in its response is the desire to control women’s bodies.

‘Restore communication in Kashmir’: Indian academics write letter to Indian govt

A month since the abrogation of Article 370, a massive information and communication blockade has been continuing in Kashmir.

PM Modi leaves on packed, week-long US visit

The 'Howdy Modi' event being organised for the Indian diaspora in the US on September 22, will host Trump and over 60 American lawmakers.

Do we need death penalty in India? Many judges agree, find researchers

Project 39A, a part of National Law University, Delhi, recently organised a panel discussion on ‘Judicial Attitudes to Death Penalty in India and Bangladesh’ in Bengaluru.

‘All 3 of them attacked me’: Daughter-in-law of retd HC judge on domestic violence video

Shocking CCTV footage of domestic violence, allegedly by retired Hyderabad High Court Justice Nooty Ramamohana Rao, his wife and his son, against his daughter-in-law has surfaced.

Journalist Raghu Karnad receives Windham-Campbell Prize for non-fiction

Raghu was honoured for his debut novel, 'Farthest Field: An Indian Story of the Second World War'.

Stock markets see biggest ever single day gains after govt slashes corporate tax

The Sensex rose by over 2,200 points, while the Nifty gained as much as 668 points during market hours.

Mothers of Rohith Vemula and Dr Payal Tadvi move SC over casteism on campuses

Based on the petition, the Supreme Court on Friday issued notices to the Centre, the Universities Grants Commission, and National Assessment and Accreditation Council. 

Madhya Pradesh hospital fined Rs 50,000 for failing to set up Internal Committee

The Madhya Pradesh High Court also ordered the hospital to pay Rs 25 lakh as compensation to the complainant.