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China forced return of nearly 10,000 nationals in overseas crackdown, says report

Beijing has coerced nearly 10,000 Chinese overseas nationals to return since 2014 using means and methods outside the justice system, according to Spain-based rights group Safeguard Defenders.
People ride bicycles past an advertisement at a bus stop in Beijing. China has coerced nearly 10,000 overseas nationals to return since 2014 using means and methods outside the justice system, according to Spain-based rights group Safeguard Defenders. (REUTERS)
People ride bicycles past an advertisement at a bus stop in Beijing. China has coerced nearly 10,000 overseas nationals to return since 2014 using means and methods outside the justice system, according to Spain-based rights group Safeguard Defenders. (REUTERS)
Published on Jan 19, 2022 08:15 PM IST
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BySutirtho Patranobis I Edited by Amit Chanda

Cabinet approves tenure extension of National Commission for Safai Karamcharis

Union minister Anurag Thakur while announcing the cabinet decisions said the Modi government is determined to work for the welfare of safai karamcharis.
The National Commission for Safai Karamcharis was established in 1993. The major beneficiaries under the commission are the Safai Karamcharis and identified manual scavengers in the country. (File/HT Photo)
The National Commission for Safai Karamcharis was established in 1993. The major beneficiaries under the commission are the Safai Karamcharis and identified manual scavengers in the country. (File/HT Photo)
Published on Jan 19, 2022 08:04 PM IST
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Loved Janhvi Kapoor's pool fashion in see-through mesh swimsuit? Here's its cost

Janhvi Kapoor's smoking hot poolside ‘self care’ pictures in a see-through mesh swimsuit are setting the Internet on fire and if you, like us, can't waist to make a fashion statement in swimwear like hers, we've got good news for you!
Loved Janhvi Kapoor's pool fashion in see-through mesh swimsuit? Here's what it costs  (Instagram/janhvikapoor)
Loved Janhvi Kapoor's pool fashion in see-through mesh swimsuit? Here's what it costs  (Instagram/janhvikapoor)
Updated on Jan 19, 2022 08:04 PM IST
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ByZarafshan Shiraz, Delhi

Mumbai sees marginal dip in Covid tally with 6,032 new cases, 12 deaths

According to the latest updated bulletin, Mumbai now has 5,058 patients in hospital of whom 538 were admitted during the day.
Passengers arriving on outstation trains queue up for Covid-19 test by BMC at CSMT station in Mumbai.(Bhushan Koyande/HT Photo)
Passengers arriving on outstation trains queue up for Covid-19 test by BMC at CSMT station in Mumbai.(Bhushan Koyande/HT Photo)
Updated on Jan 19, 2022 08:01 PM IST
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By, New Delhi

Shiv Sena-NCP announce alliance for Goa polls 2022

Shiv Sena’s Rajya Sabha MP Sanjay Raut and NCP’s Praful Patel said that the two parties will go without the Congress and hope for post-poll arrangements with non-BJP parties.
NCP leader Praful Patel and Shiv Sena Rajya Sabha MP Sanjay Raut addressing a joint press conference in Bambolim on Wednesday. (ANI)
NCP leader Praful Patel and Shiv Sena Rajya Sabha MP Sanjay Raut addressing a joint press conference in Bambolim on Wednesday. (ANI)
Published on Jan 19, 2022 07:59 PM IST
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ByGerard De Souza

Clarify stand on the Siachen demilitarisation issue

There was a time when the cost of maintaining positions on those icy heights was high in terms of human lives. However, by the mid-1990s, the Indian Army gained enough expertise to reduce these costs. Consequently, the compulsions of the past no longer apply
Ever since India thwarted Pakistan’s intention of gaining control of the Saltoro Ridge and the Siachen glacier in 1984, Pakistan’s objective has been to see the Indian Army come down from its positions. (HTPHoto)
Ever since India thwarted Pakistan’s intention of gaining control of the Saltoro Ridge and the Siachen glacier in 1984, Pakistan’s objective has been to see the Indian Army come down from its positions. (HTPHoto)
Updated on Jan 19, 2022 08:00 PM IST
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ByVivek Katju

In marginal dip, K'taka sees over 40k new Covid cases; positivity rate nears 19%

Of the fresh infections, Bengaluru accounted for 24,135 cases, down from 25,595 on January 19.
Bengaluru recorded 24,135 new Covid-19 cases, marginally lower than 25,595 on Tuesday. (Representative Image/ANI)
Bengaluru recorded 24,135 new Covid-19 cases, marginally lower than 25,595 on Tuesday. (Representative Image/ANI)
Published on Jan 19, 2022 07:56 PM IST
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Virat Kohli breaks Sachin Tendulkar's record for massive Indian feat

  • Former India captain Virat Kohli achieved two milestones during the first ODI of the series against South Africa in Paarl.
India's Virat Kohli in action.(REUTERS)
India's Virat Kohli in action.(REUTERS)
Published on Jan 19, 2022 07:55 PM IST
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By, New Delhi

The marital rape exception must go

As an expression of the nation’s criminal law, it publicly says that consent is irrelevant to the question of rape in a marriage. For that reason alone, the court should strike it down
As the Indian Supreme Court has noted on multiple occasions, equality requires us to reject norms and laws that are founded on gender stereotypes. Apart from being harmful and discriminatory towards women, the marital rape exception is also entirely arbitrary. (Shutterstock)
As the Indian Supreme Court has noted on multiple occasions, equality requires us to reject norms and laws that are founded on gender stereotypes. Apart from being harmful and discriminatory towards women, the marital rape exception is also entirely arbitrary. (Shutterstock)
Published on Jan 19, 2022 07:47 PM IST
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ByGautam Bhatia

38 fishermen get 5.35 lakh compensation for releasing protected species into sea

As many as 26 Olive Ridley turtles, six whale sharks, two guitarfish, one green sea turtle, one Hawksbill turtle and one finless porpoise were released into the sea after being inadvertently caught in fishing nets.
File image. Sea turtles are the most commonly affected species, with 138 Olive Ridleys having been caught-and-released in just over three years (AP)
File image. Sea turtles are the most commonly affected species, with 138 Olive Ridleys having been caught-and-released in just over three years (AP)
Published on Jan 19, 2022 07:47 PM IST
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China forced return of nearly 10,000 nationals in overseas crackdown, says report

Beijing has coerced nearly 10,000 Chinese overseas nationals to return since 2014 using means and methods outside the justice system, according to Spain-based rights group Safeguard Defenders.
People ride bicycles past an advertisement at a bus stop in Beijing. China has coerced nearly 10,000 overseas nationals to return since 2014 using means and methods outside the justice system, according to Spain-based rights group Safeguard Defenders. (REUTERS)
People ride bicycles past an advertisement at a bus stop in Beijing. China has coerced nearly 10,000 overseas nationals to return since 2014 using means and methods outside the justice system, according to Spain-based rights group Safeguard Defenders. (REUTERS)
Published on Jan 19, 2022 08:15 PM IST
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BySutirtho Patranobis I Edited by Amit Chanda

Cabinet approves tenure extension of National Commission for Safai Karamcharis

Union minister Anurag Thakur while announcing the cabinet decisions said the Modi government is determined to work for the welfare of safai karamcharis.
The National Commission for Safai Karamcharis was established in 1993. The major beneficiaries under the commission are the Safai Karamcharis and identified manual scavengers in the country. (File/HT Photo)
The National Commission for Safai Karamcharis was established in 1993. The major beneficiaries under the commission are the Safai Karamcharis and identified manual scavengers in the country. (File/HT Photo)
Published on Jan 19, 2022 08:04 PM IST
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Loved Janhvi Kapoor's pool fashion in see-through mesh swimsuit? Here's its cost

Janhvi Kapoor's smoking hot poolside ‘self care’ pictures in a see-through mesh swimsuit are setting the Internet on fire and if you, like us, can't waist to make a fashion statement in swimwear like hers, we've got good news for you!
Loved Janhvi Kapoor's pool fashion in see-through mesh swimsuit? Here's what it costs  (Instagram/janhvikapoor)
Loved Janhvi Kapoor's pool fashion in see-through mesh swimsuit? Here's what it costs  (Instagram/janhvikapoor)
Updated on Jan 19, 2022 08:04 PM IST
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ByZarafshan Shiraz, Delhi

Mumbai sees marginal dip in Covid tally with 6,032 new cases, 12 deaths

According to the latest updated bulletin, Mumbai now has 5,058 patients in hospital of whom 538 were admitted during the day.
Passengers arriving on outstation trains queue up for Covid-19 test by BMC at CSMT station in Mumbai.(Bhushan Koyande/HT Photo)
Passengers arriving on outstation trains queue up for Covid-19 test by BMC at CSMT station in Mumbai.(Bhushan Koyande/HT Photo)
Updated on Jan 19, 2022 08:01 PM IST
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By, New Delhi

Shiv Sena-NCP announce alliance for Goa polls 2022

Shiv Sena’s Rajya Sabha MP Sanjay Raut and NCP’s Praful Patel said that the two parties will go without the Congress and hope for post-poll arrangements with non-BJP parties.
NCP leader Praful Patel and Shiv Sena Rajya Sabha MP Sanjay Raut addressing a joint press conference in Bambolim on Wednesday. (ANI)
NCP leader Praful Patel and Shiv Sena Rajya Sabha MP Sanjay Raut addressing a joint press conference in Bambolim on Wednesday. (ANI)
Published on Jan 19, 2022 07:59 PM IST
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ByGerard De Souza

Clarify stand on the Siachen demilitarisation issue

There was a time when the cost of maintaining positions on those icy heights was high in terms of human lives. However, by the mid-1990s, the Indian Army gained enough expertise to reduce these costs. Consequently, the compulsions of the past no longer apply
Ever since India thwarted Pakistan’s intention of gaining control of the Saltoro Ridge and the Siachen glacier in 1984, Pakistan’s objective has been to see the Indian Army come down from its positions. (HTPHoto)
Ever since India thwarted Pakistan’s intention of gaining control of the Saltoro Ridge and the Siachen glacier in 1984, Pakistan’s objective has been to see the Indian Army come down from its positions. (HTPHoto)
Updated on Jan 19, 2022 08:00 PM IST
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ByVivek Katju

In marginal dip, K'taka sees over 40k new Covid cases; positivity rate nears 19%

Of the fresh infections, Bengaluru accounted for 24,135 cases, down from 25,595 on January 19.
Bengaluru recorded 24,135 new Covid-19 cases, marginally lower than 25,595 on Tuesday. (Representative Image/ANI)
Bengaluru recorded 24,135 new Covid-19 cases, marginally lower than 25,595 on Tuesday. (Representative Image/ANI)
Published on Jan 19, 2022 07:56 PM IST
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By, New Delhi

Virat Kohli breaks Sachin Tendulkar's record for massive Indian feat

  • Former India captain Virat Kohli achieved two milestones during the first ODI of the series against South Africa in Paarl.
India's Virat Kohli in action.(REUTERS)
India's Virat Kohli in action.(REUTERS)
Published on Jan 19, 2022 07:55 PM IST
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By, New Delhi

The marital rape exception must go

As an expression of the nation’s criminal law, it publicly says that consent is irrelevant to the question of rape in a marriage. For that reason alone, the court should strike it down
As the Indian Supreme Court has noted on multiple occasions, equality requires us to reject norms and laws that are founded on gender stereotypes. Apart from being harmful and discriminatory towards women, the marital rape exception is also entirely arbitrary. (Shutterstock)
As the Indian Supreme Court has noted on multiple occasions, equality requires us to reject norms and laws that are founded on gender stereotypes. Apart from being harmful and discriminatory towards women, the marital rape exception is also entirely arbitrary. (Shutterstock)
Published on Jan 19, 2022 07:47 PM IST
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ByGautam Bhatia

38 fishermen get 5.35 lakh compensation for releasing protected species into sea

As many as 26 Olive Ridley turtles, six whale sharks, two guitarfish, one green sea turtle, one Hawksbill turtle and one finless porpoise were released into the sea after being inadvertently caught in fishing nets.
File image. Sea turtles are the most commonly affected species, with 138 Olive Ridleys having been caught-and-released in just over three years (AP)
File image. Sea turtles are the most commonly affected species, with 138 Olive Ridleys having been caught-and-released in just over three years (AP)
Published on Jan 19, 2022 07:47 PM IST
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