2020-01-27 14:17:42| digg
A roundup of the most interesting, thought-provoking and surprising questions that our favorite columnists addressed in recent days.
2020-01-27 03:28:24| The Economic Times
Citing section 6(5) of the NIA Act, an official said the Centre can order an NIA probe without consulting the state. Notwithstanding anything contained in this section, if the centre is of the opinion that a scheduled offence has been committed, which requires investigation, the Centre may suo motu direct NIA to investigate the said offence.
2020-01-25 08:00:47| Guardian Unlimited Business - more business news
From pensions to studying, heres what will happen after the UK leaves at 11pm on FridayIt finally happens at 11pm on 31 January. The UK will no longer formally be a part of the European Union, a moment that is likely to prove emotional for many, whichever side of the debate you are on. But what, if anything, is the real and immediate impact on your life? On your travel plans, finances, education, consumer rights and even your phone usage on holiday?The reality is that the UK will remain in the EUs single market as negotiations proceed regarding the future trading relationship. During this transitional period, which is expected to last until 31 December, EU law will remain in force. Continue reading...
2020-01-24 06:52:36| The Economic Times
India slipped 10 places to 51st position in the 2019 Democracy Index's global ranking, according to The Economist Intelligence Unit, which cited "erosion of civil liberties" in the country as the primary cause for the downtrend. The EIU report was released earlier this week.
2020-01-23 22:54:37| digg
Two years after Ledell Lee was executed, damning evidence emerges that experts say could prove his innocence.