No stay on SC/ST order: Centre says verdict affected confidence, morale

Attorney General KK Venugopal told SC that its verdict has caused enough damage and disharmony in the country. New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday clarified that the Scheduled Castes/Scheduled Tribes have full protection and security of the SC/ST Atrocities (Prevention) Act and the March…

First Time Passport Applicants: What You Need to Know

If you are applying a passport for the first time then you need to know about these points. You’ve heard the stories from those around you of how tackling bureaucratic red tape at the passport office can give you grey hairs, of how a tout…

A child making a sketch during the protest demanding justice for the Kathua and Unnao rape victims.

Death penalty for rape of children below 12 years age: Union Cabinet approves Ordinance

The criminal law amendment ordinance seeks to amend the IPC, the Evidence Act, CrPC and the POCSO Act. The Union Cabinet headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday approved an ordinance to allow courts to award death penalty to those convicted of raping children…

Most useful tricks every WhatsApp Group user should know

Do you regularly use WhatsApp Group? Here are the features available for WhatsApp group chats. WhatsApp introducing many new features for the messaging app. The most prominent one includes its UPI-based payment service along with minor changes every now and then. There are numbers of…

WhatsApp updated a massive change after Facebook privacy scandal

The social media giant Facebook has been left reeling in the wake of the Cambridge Analytica scandal that saw Mark Zuckerberg grilled by US lawmakers. WhatsApp, the social network has rolled out with some new privacy updates. The Facebook-owned messaging service is set to let…

India, Sweden to sign security pact to enable transfer of Swedish defence tech

PM Modi embarks on 5 days Sweden-UK visit to attend India-Nordic Summit. India and Sweden are set to sign a security agreement when Prime Minister Narendra Modi visits Stockholm next week, people familiar with the developments said, a move that will facilitate transfer of technology…

Rajdhani, Shatabdi and Duranto prices likely to come down as IRCTC food prices slashed.

Rajdhani, Shatabdi and Duronto train, meal charges will come down from April 16. The Finance Ministry has recently issued a clarification that the GST (Goods and Services Tax) rate applicable on food and drinks that are served to train passengers or even on platforms and…