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Why it’s time to repeal and replace the Immoral Traffic Prevention Act with new law

The Immoral Traffic Prevention Act is the sole legislation to address trafficking crimes and to contain prostitution.

Priyanka Gandhi detained while trying to meet families of UP firing victims

At least 10 people died and over 24 were injured in a clash between Gond and Gujjar communities over a land dispute in Sonebhadra district.

Narayana Murthy awarded honorary doctorate by London varsity

Murthy was awarded at a summer graduation ceremony at the Royal Holloway campus in Surrey.

Aged yourself on the FaceApp yet? Here's what you need to know about privacy concerns

The app has gone viral in the last week after hundreds of thousands of users began digitally 'aging' themselves.

86 Indian seamen detained in Indonesia for five months seek help from govt

In February, the Indonesian Navy boarded several Indian ships after they strayed into territorial waters.

Asian Development Bank cuts India's FY-2020 GDP growth forecast to 7%

The revised forecast is in line with the Reserve Bank of India's revision, which was announced in June.

Union approves National Medical Commission Bill, which will replace MCI

The National Medical Commission was first introduced in the Lok Sabha in 2017, following corruption charges against the MCI.

Google, Facebook secretly tracking your porn-viewing habits

A new joint study that investigated 22,484 sex websites using a tool called "webXray" revealed that 93% of pages track and leak users' data to third-party organisations.

Google celebrates 50th anniversary of Neil Armstrong’s moon landing with Doodle video

As he took his first step on July 20, 1969, Armstrong famously said, "That's one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind."

Sachin Tendulkar inducted into ICC Hall of Fame, becomes 6th Indian to receive honour

Tendulkar, who retired in November 2013, scored 15,921 runs in Tests and 18,426 in ODIs, both of which are world records.