Tag: state

Taliban to declare Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan

Afghanistan’s embattled president left the country Sunday, joining his fellow citizens and foreigners in a stampede fleeing the advancing Taliban and signaling the end of...

Taliban want full power after return to Afghanistan capital

Afghanistan’s Taliban entered the capital Kabul on Sunday and Western-backed President Ashraf Ghani left the country, with the insurgents saying they were seeking complete power....

View: Antony Blinken’s message from New Delhi to the Taliban was strong and purposeful

Antony Blinken’s first visit to India as secretary of State may have been short in duration, but it was long on delivery. Forward movement was...

Cairn Energy: Cairn arbitration: Govt confirms French court order against Indian assets

The government on Tuesday confirmed that a French court has ordered the freezing of certain Indian assets in Paris on a petition by Britain’s Cairn...

Taming the virus: Is a patent waiver on COVID vaccines the best option for the world?

Despite Joe Biden’s support for India’s and South Africa’s demand for a waiver of four different kinds of intellectual property (IP) related to Covid-19 treatments...

26/11: Biden administration proposes extraditing Tahawwur Rana to India in court

The Biden administration has urged a federal court in Los Angeles to extradite Pakistani-origin Canadian businessman Tahawwur Rana to India where he is sought for...

Constitution is North Star against which every State action, inaction has to be judged, says Supreme Court judge DY Chandrachud

Supreme Court judge DY Chandrachud said on Saturday that irrespective of the electoral legitimacy of the government, the Constitution is the North Star against the...

Courts can declare, interpret law but cannot entrench upon legislation: SC judge

The Courts can declare and interpret law, remove obvious lacunae and fill up the gaps but they cannot entrench upon in the field of legislation,...

Criminal, anti-terror laws should not be misused to quell dissent: Justice Chandrachud

The criminal law including the anti-terror legislation should not be misused for quelling dissent or harassment of citizens, Supreme Court judge Justice D Y Chandrachud...

BJP’s Mahila Morcha to launch campaign to reach out to women voters, keeping 2024 in mind

The BJP is unleashing its woman power to popularise Central schemes, tapping on their strength to build a deeper connect with women in poll-bound states....

Gauhati Medical College and Hospital adds 200-bedded ICU complex

Gauhati Medical College and Hospital in Guwahati added 200 bedded ICU complex. Chief minister Himanta Biswa Sarma dedicated the newly constructed 200 bedded ICU complex...

8 states to get Rs 8k cr for one new city each | India News

NEW DELHI: For the first time, the Finance Commission has created the provision for Rs 8,000 crore incentive grant for eight states for incubation of...

Yearender 2020: The year NATO realised the China threat

NEW DELHI: The year 2020 saw the world struggling with the ‘new normal’ and responding to the economic damage induced by the Wuhan-originated coronavirus. It...