Terming it as an “assault on democracy”, Bidhuri said Question Hour is an important component of Vidhan Sabha proceedings and by doing away with this critical instrument, the government was clearly running away from its responsibility of answering to the issues raised by legislators.
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UAE sets ambitious timeline for Moon rover
DUBAI: The United Arab Emirates’ space center announced Wednesday a more ambitious timeline for sending its first rover to the moon.
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Mamata and BJP in Rahul's firing line
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App to improve flyers' safety at airport
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Exponential Truth Trumps Linear Lies
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Haryana Blamed For Water Shortage In City
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The Birds of Kanha
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ANIRUDH DHANDA explores the way memories trigger heartfelt events and people from the past, and remind us of situations that evoke emotional responses. Is this what being human is all about?
El derecho a estar segura
Desde que un ataque horrendo conmocionara a India, las mujeres de ese país han demandado -y obtenido- más protección frente al acoso y el abuso en espacios públicos,
Building A Sporting Nation
Marathons are changing the shape of the nation. We ask the brains behind the Delhi and Mumbai Half Marathons, how exactly.
INDIA ON GUARD
THE SECOND WAVE OF COVID-19 CAUGHT US LACKING AND SLACKING. REINING IN A RESURGENT VIRUS WOULD NEED BETTER ADHERENCE TO SAFETY PROTOCOLS AND A MORE NUANCED APPROACH TO VACCINATION
Due procedure followed in case against activists
THE 2020 DELHI riots, which claimed 53 lives, the farmers’ protest at the Red Fort and the arrest of activist Disha Ravi on sedition charges have all taken place during S.N. Shrivastava’s tenure as commissioner of Delhi Police. He spoke to THE WEEK about the status of investigations in these cases, monitoring social media and terror threats to the capital. Excerpts:
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