IUML seeks stay on NPR-NRC, UP's count of illegal migrants under CAA
The Indian Union Muslim League (IUML) has moved the Supreme Court seeking an urgent stay on the Centre’s move to draw up either a National Population Register (NPR) or a National Register of Citizens (NRC) till the court takes a call on its constitutional validity.
Govt advisory on illegal 'Genetically Modified' crops soon
Several cases of cultivation of illegal GM crops have been reported from across st...
Anti evasion wing of Mumbai Central GST busts major illegal gold movement channel
“The customs and GST officials have raised their drive to c...
US charges 5 over illegal exports for Pakistan's nuclear programme; Islamabad says no information
According to the indictment, between September 2014 and October 2019, the five operated an international procurement network of front companies that existed to acquire US-origin goods for the Advanced Engineering Research Organisation (AERO) and the Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission (PAEC). They exported US-made goods to the two Pakistani entities.
One more illegal high rise demolished in Kochi
The 55-meter high Jain Coral Cove, built in violation of Coastal Regulation Zone norms in Maradu Municipality, was brought down at around 11.03 am with the area in a 200 metre radius kept out of bounds for people and all kinds of traffic.
Bhovi Hindu migrants from Pakistan to stage pro-CAA rally in Delhi on January 18
According to the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), members of Hindu, Sikh, Buddhist, Jain, Parsi and Christian communities who have come from Pakistan, Bangladesh and Afghanistan till December 31, 2014, to escape religious persecution there will not be treated as illegal immigrants but given Indian citizenship.
Demolition drive against four Kochi illegal flats completed
In perhaps the first of its kind drive in the country against illegal residential high rises, the four concrete colossuses housing nearly 350 flats were reduced to piles of rubble in seconds one after another over the last two days.
Illegal apartment complex in Kerala brought down; SC order implemented
The 60-meter high 19-storey building, known as "Holy Faith H20, was levelled in seconds in a spectacular implosion. Thousands of people watched the demolition from outside the evacuation zone. A total of 343 waterfront flats were built in the complexes, violating the Coastal Regulation Zone norms.
Watch: Maradu flats demolished in 5 seconds with implosion technology
Two out of four illegal residential apartments in Kerala's Maradu were demolished by the use of implosion technology here on Saturday. The 1...
Sebi directs HBJ Capital Services, others to refund illegal fees collected from clients
HBJ LLP was carrying out alternative investment fund activities without obtaining requisite registratio.
Illegal immigrants can't be allowed to protest CAA, they will have to leave: Manoj Tiwari
"I request those protesting at Shaheen Bagh and other places that if you are born here and are a citizen of India, you need not fear anything, but if you are not a citizen of India then you must catch the first train and leave (dheere se gaadi pakdo lo aur nikal lo)," Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari said at a press conference at the Delhi BJP office.
Activists rally against ‘illegal’ surveillance of CAA protests
Ask Delhi Police to halt use of facial recognition tech to identify demonstrators, point to unlawful use of drones. The officer, however, insisted the force was “not violating privacy”. India is among the world’s top three surveillance states, according to a recent study released by UK-based firm.
Carlos Ghosn used our jets illegally in escape from Japan: Turkish company
MNG Jet said it had filed a criminal complaint over the incident, a day after Turkish police detained seven people, including four pilots, as part of an investigation into Ghosn's passage through Istanbul en route to Lebanon.
Poor migrants move to other rural areas, relatively well-off to urban, finds study
A study found that 78% of all individuals from rural Bihar went to an urban destination. However, those belonging to the top of the social and economic hierarchy in villages are disproportionately represented in the rural-urban migrations.
Migrants should be thrown out: Raj Thackeray
"These migrants go and scatter all over the country. The states have to bear their loads. They take away the jobs of the local youth. Such migrants from anywhere should be driven out of the country," he said.
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