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UID Aadhaar project is said to be “not mandatory - Maj Gen S.G.Vombatkere (Retd)

Though UID Aadhaar project is said to be “not mandatory”, it appears to be aimed squarely at being made non-optional, and is being forced on the public by using threat of exclusion from availing benefits and services, and threat of denial of rights like salary or pension, amounting to devious coercion unbecoming of a democratically elected government.

UID Aadhaar  project is said to be “not mandatory - Maj Gen S.G.Vombatkere (Retd)
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Yashwant Sinha pitches for Modi as BJP’s PM nominee

Senior leader Yashwant Sinha on Monday fired the first shot openly pitching for declaring Narendra Modi as BJP's prime ministerial candidate in the next Lok Sabha elections, saying it will benefit the party hugely.

Yashwant Sinha pitches for Modi as BJP’s PM nominee
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Relatives shocked as sixth gangrape accused is declared “minor”

The family of the Delhi gang-rape victim expressed shock on Monday and termed the juvenile justice board's (JJB)decision to rule the sixth accused in the case as a minor as "unfortunate" and said that they would challenge it in the court.

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Minister Rishad Bathiyudeen’s Leave for appeal in the Supreme Court postponed for 18th March

Chief Justice Mohan Peiris said he would not sit on the bench hearing the petition filed by Minister Rishard Bathiudeen, for leave of appeal in the Supreme Court against the contempt of court proceedings on him at the Court of Appeal.

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Myanmar must end its policy of segregation in Rakhine State: ASEAN's inability to act points to institutional failures

The Myanmar government’s policy of segregating Muslim and Buddhist communities in Rakhine State is compounding a humanitarian crisis there, while ASEAN’s failure to positively influence the situation points to continued institutional failures in the regional grouping, the ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary Myanmar Caucus (AIPMC) said today.

Myanmar must end its policy of segregation in Rakhine State: ASEAN's inability to act points to institutional failures
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