An amended version of the Bill criminalising the practice of triple talaq or instant divorce will be tabled in the Rajya Sabha on Friday. The announcement came shortly after the Union Cabinet amended the legislation passed by the Lok Sabha, to incorporate the concerns raised by the Opposition.
The list of world's 25 smartest cities of 2018 has been released by the IESE Business School's Centre for Globalisation and Strategy. As per the list compiled, New York maintains its position on the top -- for the second year in a row. The list of top-25 fails to feature any Indian city.
Naxals set two buses and a truck ablaze in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada yesterday. The death toll due to flooding and landslides following heavy and incessant rains in Kerala rises to 26.
President Ram Nath Kovind hosted an 'At Home' reception at Rashtrapati Bhavan on Thursday for freedom fighters on the 76th anniversary of Quit India Day.
Some big developments that are expected to happen today are:
The Election Commission (EC) on Thursday, according to news agency ANI, has called for an all-party meeting on August 27 over the EVM row and other poll-related issues. The EC, according to sources, will try and clear the doubts of the opposition parties on the working of EVM machines, which has been questioned by several opposition parties.
Several opposition parties, led by Congress, came together and demanded the use of ballot papers in the upcoming 2019 General Elections.
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