30-August-2016

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1.India, Myanmar to build bridges, sign pact for 69

Expressing solidarity with the new government of Myanmar, India on Monday said it would support “all its endeavours.”  read more

2.Anti-leprosy drug can enhance BCG vaccine efficiency: Study

Indian researchers have been able to bring about more than 50-fold improvement in the efficacy of the commonly used TB vaccine —  read more

3.The neighbour’s concern

“I wouldn’t recognise the Balochistan problem if it hit me in the face.”  read more

4.ISRO’s scramjet on course

The Indian Space Research Organisation joined an elite club when, on Sunday,  read more

5.Privileging primary care

The many reports commissioned by the Government of India on the state of medical care invariably highlight one fact:  read more

6.Parliament may shift to a new calendar

The Centre is all set to propose a new Parliamentary calendar as it moves to end the system of securing a vote on account for expenses undertaken in the weeks  read more

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1.Publicity of cases brings transparency; SC always favoured it

Last week, the Madurai bench of the Madras high court passed an interesting order. read more

2.Protect the Voter

In a big electoral reform move, government has decided to discontinue the practice of revealing booth-wise results within constituencies. read more

3.No smoking gun needed: How the prevention of corruption Act harasses honest civil servants

It is a sad day for not only the civil services but also the country as a whole when a dead-honest former secretary to the government pleads  read more

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1.A step in the Right Direction’

In a landmark verdict, the Bombay High Court has ruled that women must be allowed into the sanctum sanctorum  read more

2.House nod to drop West from Bengal

The West Bengal state Assembly on Monday passed a resolution to change the name of the state from West Bengal to ‘Bangla’ in Bengali and ‘Bengal’ in English read more

3.Revised Mauritius tax treaty to crub evasion: Govt

Finance Ministry on Monday said that the revised tax treaty with Mauritius,read more

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