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Government seeks public feedback on Cinematograph Act amendments | Latest News India

The government has sought public feedback on the proposed Cinematograph Act (Amendment) Bill, 2021, that will enable a broader age-related classification, allow the Centre to act on complaints and seek re-certification of a film, and also penalise piracy. The amendments, for which the Centre has sought feedback before July 2, propose an age classification system akin to the one specified ...

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Southee-Boult swing double act awaits India batsmen in WTC final | Cricket

Tim Southee and Trent Boult are no Richard Hadlee, New Zealand’s Sultan of Swing. The pair’s combined five-wicket hauls in Tests are 20 while Hadlee ended with 36. The Kiwi legend of the 1970s and 1980s though would have revelled bowling in a partnership like the current swing bowling pair. Throughout his career, Hadlee was a one-man army. New Zealand ...

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Right to protest is not a terror act: HC | Latest News India

The Delhi high court on Tuesday granted bail to three student activists arrested for allegedly instigating the February 2020 Delhi riots, terming the charges against them “stretched”, “verbiage”, and “hyperbole” and saying that the state may have, by going after the protestors, blurred the line between the “right to protest” and “terrorist activity”. Delhi Police is likely to challenge the ...

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Chennai school founder booked under Pocso Act | Latest News India

Chennai: Tamil Nadu police on Sunday booked a self-styled godman Siva Sankar Babu, the founder of residential school Sushil Hari International School, Kelambakkam, near Chennai, following complaints of sexual abuse by past students. Three FIRs have been filed against him, including the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act, 2012, at the All Women Police Station in Mahabalipuram. And ...

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K’taka govt defends anti-cattle slaughter Act in HC | Latest News India

Bengaluru: Chief minister BS Yediyurappa-led government on Wednesday defended the contentious anti-cattle slaughter Act, which has been challenged through multiple petitions, in the Karnataka high court. The Karnataka Prevention of Slaughter and Preservation of Cattle Act, 2020, came into effect in February this year after the bill regarding the legislation was passed in the legislative council. Highlighting the government’s stance ...

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Joe Biden to tell Vladimir Putin to act against Russia’s ransomware criminals

President Joe Biden will press President Vladimir Putin at their meeting this month to crack down on criminal hackers based in Russia, White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki said Thursday. The US president’s message at the one-on-one meeting in Geneva on June 16 will be that “responsible states do not harbor ransomware criminals, and responsible countries must take decisive action ...

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India’s balancing act in West Asia

The recent Israel-Hamas conflict puts the spotlight on one of the dilemmas of India’s West Asia policy — the need to balance the country’s traditional and long-standing support for the Palestinian cause with the growing embrace of Israel as a strategic partner and supplier of hi-tech military hardware. India condemned the rocket fusillades of the Hamas, which resulted in the ...

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All you need to know about EAGLE Act and how it will benefit Indians | Latest News India

The Equal Access to Green cards for Legal Employment (EAGLE) Act, 2021 needs to be passed by the Senate before it can be sent to the White House for the president to sign it into a law. By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi, Hindustan Times, New Delhi PUBLISHED ON JUN 03, 2021 11:12 AM IST A bipartisan legislation was ...

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IMA president demands ‘stringent’ act after mob attack on doctor in Assam | Latest News India

Indian Medical Association (IMA) president JA Jayalal on Wednesday said the medical body was “anguished” over the mob attack on a doctor at a Covid Care Centre (CCC) in Assam after a Covid-19 positive patient died during treatment. The IMA urged the central government to do something to “save the morale and health of doctors”. Also Read | Assam doctor ...

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Union Cabinet approves Model Tenancy Act: All you need to know | Latest News India

In a release, the central government said that the Model Tenancy Act will facilitate unlocking of vacant houses for rental housing purposes. By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi, Hindustan Times, New Delhi PUBLISHED ON JUN 02, 2021 03:03 PM IST The Union Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Wednesday approved the Model Tenancy Act. the government has ...

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