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Supreme Court pulls up high courts, state govts over vacancies in lower judiciary

The Supreme Court has warned state governments and high courts (HCs) that it will take over the process of filling up vacancies in the lower judiciary if they fail to expedite the exercise.
Statistics reveal there are 5,223 vacancies in trial courts.(AP/File Photo)
Statistics reveal there are 5,223 vacancies in trial courts.(AP/File Photo)
Updated on Nov 02, 2018 03:05 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | ByBhadra Sinha

Top court pulls up HCs, state governments over vacancies in lower judiciary

Statistics reveal there are 5,223 vacancies in trial courts. The Centre has proposed a centralized examination to fill them up, pointing to a staggering 2,76,74,499 cases pending in subordinate courts. But states and high courts have opposed the suggestion.
As per the order, appointment of new judges to subordinate courts has to be completed in nine months.(Sanjeev Verma/HT photo)
As per the order, appointment of new judges to subordinate courts has to be completed in nine months.(Sanjeev Verma/HT photo)
Updated on Nov 02, 2018 03:06 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | ByBhadra Sinha

BJP MP may bring private bill for Ram temple, asks if Congress will support him

MP Rakesh Sinha said that he might bring a private member’s bill in Parliament for the construction of a Ram temple and asked if Congress chief Rahul Gandhi, BSP chief Mayawati and RJD leader Lalu Prasad would support him.
Rakesh Sinha, head of India Policy Foundation and Delhi University associate professor. (Source: IPF website)
Rakesh Sinha, head of India Policy Foundation and Delhi University associate professor. (Source: IPF website)
Updated on Nov 02, 2018 11:42 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | ByHT Correspondent

Church-sponsored watchdog calls for fair polls in Mizoram

Mizoram People’s Forum (MPF), an independent body formed in 2006 by Mizoram Presbyterian Church Synod, the largest Christian denomination in the northeastern state, comprises church elders and members of three prominent organizations of women, senior citizens and young people.
As per 2011 census, over 87% of Mizoram’s total population of 1.12 million are made up by Christians. The Mizoram Presbyterian Church (MPC) has nearly 600,000 followers and 1,097 churches across the state.(PTI/Picture for representation)
As per 2011 census, over 87% of Mizoram’s total population of 1.12 million are made up by Christians. The Mizoram Presbyterian Church (MPC) has nearly 600,000 followers and 1,097 churches across the state.(PTI/Picture for representation)
Updated on Nov 02, 2018 12:54 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, Aizawl | ByUtpal Parashar

Campaigning gathers steam in poll-bound Mizoram

The stakes are high this time as Mizoram is the only north-eastern state which has a Congress government and the BJP, which is upbeat after ousting the CPI(M) from Tripura, is keen on making inroads in the Christian-dominated state.
Mizoram goes to poll on November 28, 2018.(AFP file photo)
Mizoram goes to poll on November 28, 2018.(AFP file photo)
Updated on Nov 02, 2018 11:19 AM IST
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Aizawl | ByPress Trust of India

No electoral alliance with BJP in upcoming Mizoram polls: MNF

The statement comes after MNF secretary for information said that there were claims in the local media that the BJP and the MNF have reached an agreement to forge an alliance.
Mizoram assembly elections are scheduled for November 28.(HT file photo)
Mizoram assembly elections are scheduled for November 28.(HT file photo)
Updated on Nov 02, 2018 11:20 AM IST
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Aizawl | ByPress Trust of India

Congress releases list of 40 candidates for Mizoram Assembly polls

Single-phase Assembly polls in Mizoram will be held on November 28. Counting of votes will take place on December 11.
Single-phase Assembly polls in Mizoram will be held on November 28. Counting of votes will be done on December 11.(Arijit Sen/HT file Phot)
Single-phase Assembly polls in Mizoram will be held on November 28. Counting of votes will be done on December 11.(Arijit Sen/HT file Phot)
Updated on Nov 02, 2018 11:22 AM IST
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New Delhi | ByAsian News International

Veteran Lal Thanhawla to lead Congress campaign in Mizoram, aims for hat-trick

In the 2018 Mizoram assembly election, the Congress, in power since 2008, is battling desertions—as many as 4 MLAs left the party to join other parties, anti-incumbency and growing influence of regional players and the Bharatiya Janata Party —which is ruling or sharing power in six of the seven states in the region.
Chief Minister of Mizoram Lal Thanhawla with his wife in Aizawl on Sunday.(PTI File Photo)
Chief Minister of Mizoram Lal Thanhawla with his wife in Aizawl on Sunday.(PTI File Photo)
Updated on Nov 02, 2018 11:23 AM IST
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BJP announces first list of candidates for Chhattisgarh, Mizoram, Telangana polls

The BJP also released a list of 38 candidates for the Telangana Assembly polls. There are a total of 119 Assembly candidates in the state.
Union minister JP Nadda announces the BJP’s list of candidates for the upcoming state assembly election after the party’s Central Election Committee meeting in New Delhi on Saturday.(ANI/Twitter)
Union minister JP Nadda announces the BJP’s list of candidates for the upcoming state assembly election after the party’s Central Election Committee meeting in New Delhi on Saturday.(ANI/Twitter)
Updated on Nov 02, 2018 02:27 PM IST
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New Delhi | ByPress Trust of India

Christmas in Mizoram will be under BJP rule, says Amit Shah

Mizoram, the last citadel of the Congress in the North East, will go to polls on November 28.
BJP national president Amit Shah with Assam chief minister Sarbanada Sonwal and other party leaders during a visit to Kamakhya Temple, in Guwahati on October 17.(PTI Photo)
BJP national president Amit Shah with Assam chief minister Sarbanada Sonwal and other party leaders during a visit to Kamakhya Temple, in Guwahati on October 17.(PTI Photo)
Updated on Nov 02, 2018 11:29 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, Guwahati | BySadiq Naqvi

In Mizoram, Congress banks on mix of old and new faces

On Thursday in Aizawl, Mizoram chief minister and state party chief Lal Thanhawla released a list of candidates for 36 of the 40 Assembly constituencies.
Congress president Rahul Gandhi’s party is in power in Mizoram.(PTI)
Congress president Rahul Gandhi’s party is in power in Mizoram.(PTI)
Updated on Nov 02, 2018 11:09 AM IST
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Congress faces tough task of keeping flock together in Mizoram ahead of assembly elections

The exit of senior ministers R Lalzirliana, who held the home portfolio and former health minister Lalrinliana Sailo following serious differences with chief minister Lal Thanhawla, just before the elections has dealt a serious blow to the Congress.
Chief minister of Mizoram Lal Thanhawla in Aizawl.(PTI File)
Chief minister of Mizoram Lal Thanhawla in Aizawl.(PTI File)
Updated on Nov 02, 2018 11:11 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | ByAurangzeb Naqshbandi, New Delhi

Election Commission announces poll dates for 5 states between Nov 12 and Dec 7, counting on Dec 11

Assembly elections in Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh, Mizoram and Telangana will be held in four phases between November 12 and December 7.
Polling staffs checking the Electronic Voting Machines inside the strong room before distributing them at the Mustering centre in Kamlabai Girls High School in Bengaluru, India, on Friday, May 11, 2018. Karnataka state Assembly election will be held on 12th May in 223 seats out of 224.(HT Photo)
Polling staffs checking the Electronic Voting Machines inside the strong room before distributing them at the Mustering centre in Kamlabai Girls High School in Bengaluru, India, on Friday, May 11, 2018. Karnataka state Assembly election will be held on 12th May in 223 seats out of 224.(HT Photo)
Updated on Nov 02, 2018 11:13 AM IST
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