Election Commission sets up committee to allow migrants to vote(GS Paper 2 committee)

After the government’s green light to NRIs to cast their votes from abroad, the Election Commission has set up a committee of senior officers to consider whether electoral laws can be changed to empower voters who have migrated to other States within the country. The poll body is considering whether

Modi-Merkel meet to focus on trade and technology(IR GS Paper 2)

The Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who arrived here earlier on Sunday, tweeted, “Hallo Germany! Reached Hannover a short while ago.” From the Langenhagen Airport he went straight to his hotel where several Indians enthusiastically greeted him. He shook hands with some of them as they shouted ‘Modi, Modi’ Prime Minister

Victims must get full treatment: SC

Friday’s order dealt with Ms. Laxmi’s final demand for getting victims proper treatment, aftercare and rehabilitation. In an order likely to have far-reaching effects, the Supreme Court ruled on Friday that private hospitals could neither “turn away” victims of acid attack nor wash their hands of after providing first aid.