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    Aadhaar Data Breach: Probe Against 3 Firms for Illegal Use of Aadhaar Biometrics

    Initially, a concern of Aadhaar information breach has triggered a number of personal privacy issues and raised concerns about the security of the information possessed by the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI). The UIDAI lodged a criminal complaint on 15 February against 3 companies with cyber cell of Delhi Authorities. The companies-Axis Bank Ltd, […]

  • Bangalore

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    City of Burning Lakes: Will Bangalore Be Uninhabitable by 2025?

    Recently, inhabitants in the southeast part of Bangalore saw huge plumes of smoke coming from the middle of Bellandur Lake, largest lake in the city. The incident left people in shock as the lake had caught fire. The fire burned for almost 12 hours with leaving behind a sinister black patch in the center. This […]

  • Bonded Labourers

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    Government Increments Assistance Amount for Rescued Bonded Labourers to ₹20,000 From ₹5,000

    Labour Minister Bandaru Dattatreya stated on Tuesday that the government had increased the quantity of instant support to rescued bonded labourers to Rs 20,000 from the existing Rs 5,000 under the District Bonded Labour Rehab Fund.  “The scheme provides for immediate assistance to rescued persons out of the District Bonded Labour Rehabilitation Fund at the […]

  • ISRO

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    ISRO To Set A New World Record: PSLV C 37 To Launch 104 Satellites

    The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) looks set to blaze a new trail with the upcoming launch of the Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) C 37 from Sriharikota, Andhra Pradesh. If all goes well, ISRO’s workhorse launcher will lift off on Wednesday carrying a suite of 104 satellites in one go. This includes 101 nano-satellites […]

  • arun jaitley

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    UNION BUDGET 2017 to 2018: Everything you need to know

    The 2017-18 Union Budget was presented amidst a somewhat wobbly backdrop of the world economy facing considerable uncertainty, increasing signs of a retreat from the globalisation of goods the world over, and high expectations from people back home relating to good governance. AGRICULTURE Agricultural credit during the year 2017-18 is targeted at Rs.10 lakh crores, […]

  • Maoist

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    Maoist Strike: Upto Six Policemen Dead in Odisha Bomb Blast

    The Red Terror of India is far from diminished as the new incidents have sprung up. This time in the Odisha-Andhra border. The Maoist outfit of India, known popularly as ‘Naxalites’ (named after the village of Naxalbari in West Bengal) is a Left Wing terror group who was once named ‘India’s biggest internal security threat’  […]