Global MPs' group seeks UN probe into Xinjiang-style forced labour in Tibet

File photo of a paramilitary policeman standing guard in front of the Potala Palace in Lhasa, Tibet Autonomous Region.

A global group of parliamentarians on Tuesday asked the United Nations to install a special rapporteur to investigate reports of ethnic persecution by China after evidence emerged of forced labour in Tibet. Releasing a report on Xinjiang-style forced labour in Tibet by academic Adrian Zenz, the Inter-Parliamentary Alliance on China said governments should impose targeted … Read more Global MPs' group seeks UN probe into Xinjiang-style forced labour in Tibet

Nusrat Jahan Seeks Police Help After App Uses Her Photo Without Consent

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A senior officer of the Kolkata Police said its cyber cell has started a probe into the matter. Kolkata: Actor and Trinamool Congress MP Nusrat Jahan on Monday approached the Kolkata Police after a video chat application allegedly used her photo without her consent for its online promotion. In a tweet tagging Kolkata Police Commissioner … Read more Nusrat Jahan Seeks Police Help After App Uses Her Photo Without Consent

Mamata Lauds Suspended Oppn MPs for Fight against Farm Bills, Seeks 'Greater Alliance' for Farmers' Sake

West Bengal Chief Minister and Trinamool Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee, while calling for a ‘greater alliance’ against the farm bills that were passed in the Rajya Sabha on Sunday amid a din, announced that her party is ready to support anyone who wants to take the lead for the sake of farmers. The party … Read more Mamata Lauds Suspended Oppn MPs for Fight against Farm Bills, Seeks 'Greater Alliance' for Farmers' Sake

First Military-Diplomatic Talks Today as India Seeks Chinese Withdrawal from Ladakh After Firing Incidents

Military tankers carrying fuel move towards forward areas in the Ladakh region on September 15, 2020. (REUTERS)

Military tankers carrying fuel move towards forward areas in the Ladakh region on September 15, 2020. (REUTERS) There has been very little forward movement in the India-China standoff in eastern Ladakh that is entering its fifth month now, and Monday’s meeting is expected to keep the situation at the LAC from escalating further. CNN-News18 … Read more First Military-Diplomatic Talks Today as India Seeks Chinese Withdrawal from Ladakh After Firing Incidents

Delhi Police Seeks To Verify Documents Seized From Arrested Journalist

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The journalist was arrested on September 14 in connection with a case under Official Secrets Act. (File) New Delhi: The Delhi Police’s Special Cell will write to the Ministry of Defence to ascertain the authenticity of defence-related classified documents found in possession of arrested freelance journalist Rajeev Sharma, officials said on Sunday. The journalist was … Read more Delhi Police Seeks To Verify Documents Seized From Arrested Journalist

Lok Sabha Passes Taxation Bill That Seeks to Provide Reliefs to Taxpayers Amid Covid-19

Parliament LIVE: Farm Bill Aftershocks Likely in LS, Shiv Sena

File photo of proceedings in the Lok Sabha. The Taxation and Other Laws (Relaxation and Amendment of Certain Provisions) Bill, 2020, will replace the Taxation and other Laws (Relaxation of Certain Provisions) Ordinance, 2020, promulgated in March. PTI Last Updated: September 19, 2020, 10:26 PM IST FOLLOW US ON: … Read more Lok Sabha Passes Taxation Bill That Seeks to Provide Reliefs to Taxpayers Amid Covid-19

HC Seeks Details From Tripura Govt On COVID-19 Preparedness

Odisha Disbursed Rs 9,964.47 Crore As Farm Credit: Official

Agartala, Sep 18: The Tripura High Court on Friday sought more detail on the states’ preparedness and measures undertaken to fight the novel coronavirus. The court also asked the state government to clarify if it has any complaint resolution system in place to address inconveniences faced while patients undergo treatment of the disease. “The … Read more HC Seeks Details From Tripura Govt On COVID-19 Preparedness

HC Seeks Maharashtra Govt Reply Over PIL On COVID-19 Drugs

COVID-19: Rajasthan Reports 739 New Cases, 7 More Deaths

Mumbai,Sep 18: The Bombay High Court on Friday directed the Maharashtra government to file a reply to a PIL seeking that drugs used to treat COVID-19 patients be made available directly at hospitals, isolation and quarantine centers where such patients were being admitted. The direction was given by a bench led by Justice K … Read more HC Seeks Maharashtra Govt Reply Over PIL On COVID-19 Drugs

Indian Allegedy Beaten By Pak National In Saudi, Mother Seeks Help

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Woman alleged that her son was beaten by a Pakistani national on July 15. (Representational) Hyderabad: The mother of an Indian national hospitalised in Saudi Arabia’s Jeddah has sought help from the centre in bringing her son back to the country. Khatija Begum, the mother of Shaik Sadiq, alleged that her son was beaten by … Read more Indian Allegedy Beaten By Pak National In Saudi, Mother Seeks Help

Karnataka CM Yediyurappa Meets Sitharaman, Seeks Special Grant of Rs 5,495 Crore for State

Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa shared this picture on his Twitter handle.

Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa shared this picture on his Twitter handle. In the meeting with the finance minister, Yediyurappa sought release of pending funds under various heads, the statement said. PTI Last Updated: September 17, 2020, 10:35 PM IST FOLLOW US ON: Karnataka Chief Minister B … Read more Karnataka CM Yediyurappa Meets Sitharaman, Seeks Special Grant of Rs 5,495 Crore for State