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Explore Some Information About Women Politics Leaders

Today, most of the women emerged in politics across the world in recent years. Women enter into politics to offer good things to the public. They have obligations and right to active involvement on the leadership. The female political leaders are rising on the international

Understanding Euthanasia: Right To Life or Death

Article 21 of the Indian Constitution which deals with protection of life and personal liberty has gone through successive interpretations by the Courts of law in important landmark judgements. Each of these interpretations has widened the ambit of Article 21 to include such facets of

Protecting marriages across castes

0Eight years after the National Commission for Women as said that adults are free to marry persons of their own choice and hurting couples, or summoning them before clan members, groups, or a khap, is “absolutely illegal”. India registered 251 honour killings in 2015, recording

Stray violence hits Mumbai amid Maratha shutdown

The second phase of the Maharashtra shutdown call by Maratha groups seeking quotas, evoked mixed response in Mumbai and coastal districts of the state, punctuated with incidents of stray violence, here on Wednesday. Since morning large groups of Maratha activists armed with saffron flags and

Rehabilitation of Elderly Persons

The Government has enacted the Maintenance and Welfare of Parents and Senior Citizens Act, 2007 which inter-alia makes maintenance of parents/senior citizens by children/relatives obligatory and justiciable through Tribunals; revocation of transfer of property made by senior citizens in case of neglect by children/relatives; penal

Akal Takht head appeals against drug abuse

The Akal Takht, the highest temporal seat of Sikhism, on Friday issued an appeal to the members of the Sikh community to ensure that drug abuse does not take place in their family, locality, village or neighbourhood. “I have issued an appeal to all Sikhs

Heavy rains kill 19 people in ‘one week’ in Gujarat

“Heavy rains have caused a total number of 19 deaths in the state since last week. Around 978 persons from across the state, primarily South Gujarat, have been evacuated to safety,” Manoj Kothari, Relief Commissioner, Gujarat, told to reporters on Thursday. As many as 19