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Centre sets the ball rolling for Jammu and Kashmir polls

EC meets on fresh delimitation under new Jammu and Kashmir Reorganisation Act

57.3% allopathic practitioners are not qualified: Health Ministry

At present, 57.3% of personnel currently practising allopathic medicine do not have a medical qualification,” states the Union Health Ministry’s data

The contours of the Kashmir move

India’s actions were enabled by the unilateralism in global politics and a decline in multilateral arrangements

Writing out a clean Bill on health

Medical education needs continuous reforms; the National Medical Commission Bill could be the first step towards this

Jammu and Kashmir delimitation process kicks off

2011 Census to form basis for redrawing constituencies with seven extra seats

CJI Ranjan Gogoi advocates more autonomy to CBI

Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi recommended a comprehensive legislation to make the Central Bureau of Investigation functional as an efficient and impartial investigative agency.

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Panchamirtham of Palani temple gets GI tag

The famous Palani panchamirtham, given as ‘prasadam’ at the Murugan temple there, has been granted the Geographical Indication (GI) tag.

Sanguine amidst slowdown

Despite stagnant incomes and increased joblessness, Indians are hopeful about the economy’s future

Biodiversity in the time of deluge

As it weathers repeated floods, Kerala needs to take steps to protect its fragile ecology

RBI issues final norms for regulatory sandbox

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) issued the final framework for regulatory sandbox in order to enable innovations in the financial technology space.