Upload FIRs online in 48 hours, SC tells states and UTs; cases involving sexual assault, children exempted
China is embroiled in multiple territorial disputes with its neighbours both over land sea. The country contests ownership of islands in the South China Sea against Taiwan, the Philippines, Malaysia, Brunei, and Vietnam. There is also a long-running fued between China and Japan over Senkaku/ Diaoyu Islands in the East China Sea. In the west of the country China and India fought a war over a swathe of disputed Himalayan border in 1962 and even in 2016 the spat continues to provoke fiery exchanges between Asiaâ€™s two biggest super-powers.
Sep 7, 2016
Eid al-Adha 2016: Central government changes official Bakr Id holiday as the month of Dhu al-Hijjah begins a day late
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump attack his Democratic rival Hillary Clinton on 6 September for spending too much time attack him and his temperament, rather than telling voters about he policies. Speaking at a rally in North Carolina, USA, Trump said it was his knowledge of how to win that made his temperament his greatest asset. Trump comes into the final two month leg of the US presidential race looking stronger as polls are showing him in a competitive position, with a Reuters-Ipso poll showing him leading by one point. Other polls show him gaining significant ground on Hillary Clinton after some earlier polls indicated that he was 10 points behind.
Sep 7, 2016
British hate preacher Anjem Choudary has been sentenced to five years and six months in solitary jail for supporting Islamic State. Choudary preached a hardline version of Islam for decades but avoided being arrested, that was until he published a YouTube video that supported IS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadis claim to have established a Caliphate, or legitimate Islamic State, in June, 2014.
Sep 7, 2016
Karnataka: NPS refutes forgery allegation after CBSE cancels affiliation of 6 schools in Bengaluru, Mysuru
Morning brief: Karnataka releases Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu, Myanmar Buddhists oppose foreign mediation, more
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