Controversy on BSF's jurisdiction extension unwarranted, say experts
  • Controversy on BSF's jurisdiction extension unwarranted, say experts(22:22)
    By Amresh Srivastava

    New Delhi, Oct 25 (IANS) Opposing the Ministry of Home Affairs' latest decision to extend the jurisdiction of the Border Security Force (BSF) in Assam, West Bengal and Punjab, the experts say that it was unwarranted, uncalled for and seems to be political.

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Fake antique dealer case: Kerala Police record statements of its ex-chief, others (Ld)
  • Fake antique dealer case: Kerala Police record statements of its ex-chief, others (Ld)(12:20)

    Thiruvananthapuram, Oct 25 (IANS) A day before the Kerala Police Crime Branch is to submit its report to the High Court on the progress of the probe into the fake antique dealer case, the statements of its former chief Loknath Behra and serving police officials -- Additional Director General of police Manoj Abraham and IG of Police G. Lekshmana -- were taken.

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India's constitutional stability (Column Spy's Eye)
  • India's constitutional stability (Column Spy's Eye)(09:00)
    BY D.C. PATHAK

    The political forces in the opposition have added a new shot in their anti-Modi narrative -- contending that the regime was flouting constitutional norms of governance. The Indian Constitution is all about defining democracy, secularism, welfare function of the state, Centre's primary responsibility for the security of the nation in keeping with India's identity as a union of states and judicial review of legislative and executive decisions by the Supreme Court to keep the power of the elected in check. The rhetoric of the opposition against the alleged flouting of constitutional norms by the Modi government is more of a war of words -- a closer look at each of the above-mentioned paradigms puts the latter in the clean.

Telangana gets its act together to check growing drug menace
  • Telangana gets its act together to check growing drug menace(08:32)
    By Mohammed Shafeeq

    Hyderabad, Oct 24 (IANS) The decision of the Telangana government to crackdown on drug abuse comes in the wake of growing menace of consumption of cannabis (ganja), opium and other psychotropic substances in Hyderabad and some other parts of the State.

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