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CIC tells “Public Authority” to formulate rules for medical reimbursement with due diligence

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: The Central Information Commission has passed an order underscoring that it is incumbent upon the “Public Authority” to revisit its guidelines in respect of the medical reimbursement and formulate the rules and regulations with due diligence and in a more precise and cogent manner in the interest of the beneficiaries within a period of

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Indian scientists resurrect World War era drug to fight malaria

Jyoti Singh New Delhi: A neglected and old anti-parasitic drug used during the World War II is emerging as a new weapon in the fight against malaria as malaria parasite becomes resistant to currently available drugs. A group of Indian researchers have resurrected acriflavine or ACF which was used as an anti-parasite drug in the

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The difference between JNU and PU

PU works hard at doing things that a university should do. JNU continues to revel in its own glop. – Rajiv Lochan Rajiv Lochan is a renowned historian and a Professor in Punjab University. He is an alumnus of Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) in New Delhi. On being asked about the difference between JNU and

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Constitution gives freedom to express dissent but not the country’s destruction: Arun Jaitley

Newsroom24x7 Staff New Delhi: Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said “freedom of expression and nationalism do necessarily co-exist”. He also went on to emphasising that Constitution gives full freedom to express dissent but not the country’s destruction. Jaitley was briefing the media on the political resolution adopted at its National Executive meeting here on

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JNU alumnus throws questions to the Afzal Premi Gang

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: Chandrakant Prasad Singh, an alumnus of Jawaharlal Nehru University JNU in New Delhi has asked a few pointed questions to those in JNU who  are facing the sedition charge for supporting Afzal Guru. On his blog Singh congratulates them on getting a new lease of life- thanks to Kanhaiya getting conditional bail

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Kamlesh slams Kanhaiya and his supporters

Newsroom24x7 Staff New Delhi: Kamlesh Parmeshwari, on whose complaint, the JNU administration had penalised Kanhaiya Kumar for misbehaviour, today counteref those who are saying, Kanhaiya was not called from proctor office by staying categorically that they are telling white lies. In her post on facebook, Kamkesh writes: ‘He was called for submitting deposition ( for

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Who will protect the rights of the Kashmiri Pandits

Lalit Shastri Who will protect the rights of the Kashmiri pundits who are victims of terror and were driven out of their homeland? It is high time we stop eulogising those who have spread terror in Kashmir by calling them militants instead of terrorists. These people are threatening the integrity and sovereignty of our country.

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Kanhaiya bail plea adjourned

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: The Delhi High Court today adjourned the hearing in response to the bail petition of Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) students’ Union President Kanhaiya Kumar, who is now in judicial remand after being arrested by Delhi Police on the charge of sedition. The Delhi Police filed a status report on investigation in

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Sedition case: Court to hear JNUSU President Kanhaiya Kumar’s bail plea on Wednesday

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: The bail application of Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) Students Union president, Kanhaiya Kumar, arrested on charges of sedition, will come up for hearing tomorrow. Later in the afternoon today, the Delhi High Court asked Umar Khalid and Anirban Bhattacharya, the two JNU students accused of raising anti-India slogans on the university campus,

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Anti-national rally on JNU campus

Lalit Shastri The culprits and their advocates and apologists, like the New York Times (India’s Crackdown on Dissent, What Passes for Sedition in India), politicians of different hues, including the Leftists, many journalists, small but vocal section of the intelligentsia, and a coalition of rag-tag opportunists have seemingly ganged up to politicize what is an anti-national act. They are

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Rahul Gandhi shown black flags, Anand Sharma attacked on JNU campus

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: While Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi was shown black flags, Deputy Leader of the main Opposition Congress in Rajya Sabha and former Union Minister Anand Sharma was allegedly attacked by sharp edged weapons when they went to Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) here this evening to attend a “Save JNU” rally and

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Delhi police arrests JNUSU President on sedition charges

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi : Support and protest on Afzal Guru episode resulted in action being taken by Delhi police, which has arrested JNU’s Student Union’s President as a follow up of search operations in the campus. Kanhaiya Kumar, JNUSU President was arrested by Delhi police today afternoon. Plainsclothed policemen entered into the campus, conducted a

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