Browse by month: 2017-11

UP Accounted For Maximum Crimes In India In 2016: NCRB

2017-11-30

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh released the annual publication of the NCRB, “Crime in India 2016”.

This year, the NCRB has published data on 19 metropolitan cities with a population of over 2 million and has included a new section on Missing Persons & Children, Fake Indian Currency Notes (FICN), and arms seizure.

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Ethical Issues Related To Artificial Intelligence

2017-11-30

Optimizing logistics, detecting fraud, composing art, conducting research, providing translations: intelligent machine systems are transforming our lives for the better.

 

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The Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Bill, 2016

2017-11-30

The transgender community and its supporters have agitated against the decision of the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment to re-introduce the original Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Bill, 2016 in the winter session of Parliament. 

 

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Issue of Net Neutrality

2017-11-30

This week, the Federal Communications Commission- FCC (the US federal communications regulator), announced plans to change the rules governing the Internet that were issued by the Obama administration two years ago.

 

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The Delhi Air Crisis

2017-11-30

On November 16, the System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting and Research (SAFAR) under the Ministry of Earth Sciences published a ‘Scientific Assessment of Delhi Winter Air Quality Crisis’ for the period November 6-16.

 

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OBC quota

2017-11-30

Last week, the government had given indications of its plans to reintroduce the legislation to grant Constitutional status to the National Commission for Backward Classes (NCBC)in the forthcoming winter session of Parliament.

 

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Bandhan Express

2017-11-29

Bandhan Express is the first train to connect Kolkata and Khulna after Barisal Express, which was stopped owing to the India-Pakistan war in 1965. 

 

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What is Article 35A?

2017-11-29

A batch of petitions challenged the constitutional validity of the Article 35A, a couple of months back.

A Supreme Court bench headed by the then Chief Justice J S Khehar referred the matter to a three-judge bench which will take up the petitions today.

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