The biggest disappointment of the year
The apex court directed that the plea be placed before Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi for referring it to an appropriate bench, said media reports.The petition, filed by Madhya Pradesh based lawyer Veenayak Shah, has challenged the Article 92 of the Revised Education Code of Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan terming it as unconstitutional on the grounds that it contravenes Articles 28(1), 19(1)(a) and 25(1) of the Indian Constitution.
Chance of rain: 0% Wind: NW at 5mph
Chance of rain: 0% Wind: NW at 5mph
Chance of rain: 0% Wind: NNW at 5mph
Yoga belongs to all, binds everyone: President Ram Nath Kovind President Ram Nath Kovind gives assent to two Bills from Tamil Nadu, Himachal Pradesh Develop Gorakhpur as city of knowledge: President Kovind Parliament on Wednesday had approved amending the Constitution to provide 10 per cent reservation to general category poor in jobs and education. (Express Photo by Partha Paul File). President Ram Nath Kovind on Saturday gave his assent to the bill providing 10 per cent reservation in jobs and educational institutions to the economically weaker sections in the general category, a notification in the official gazette said. The Constitution (124 Amendment) Bill, 2019 was passed in the Lok Sabha on Tuesday and the Rajya Sabha a day later.The notification said the legislation will be known as the Constitution (103 Amendment) Act, 2019 and that it shall come into force on such date as the Centre notifies.
Chance of rain: 0% Wind: NW at 8mph
Alive, a 66-ft Reichel/Pugh design owned by Phillip Turner, has been announced as overall winner of the 2018 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race. The fifth yacht to finish this year's race, Alive prevails from an 85-strong international fleet. Alive becomes the first Tasmanian yacht to win the race since 1979 and the fourth winner from the island since the inaugural race in 1945. Turner and his crew were rewarded for their historic success with the Tattersall Cup and a Rolex timepiece at a presentation held on Constitution Dock. Rolex has been Title Sponsor of the 628-nm race, organised by the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia with the collaboration of the Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania, since 2002
Chance of rain: 0% Wind: NW at 9mph
Chance of rain: 19% Wind: NE at 6mph
Chance of rain: 0% Wind: N at 9mph
Chance of rain: 0% Wind: NNE at 7mph
Clear skies. Low around 20F. Winds NW at 5 to 10 mph.
Chance of rain: 0% Wind: at 3mph
It s been a half decade since same sex couples across the state scrambled to secure marriage licenses at county clerk offices, while the Utah Attorney General s office fought a federal judge s ruling that deemed Utah s ban on same sex marriage unconstitutional.At the time, many couples said they didn t know if the ruling would stick and if their marriage would legally last.
The Central rule in militancy hit state has been imposed after 22 years. The gazette notification issued on 19 December informed that the President has received a report from the Governor Satya Pal Malik and after considering it, Kovind was satisfied that President s rule was required there.The notification said, In pursuance of the proclamation issued by me under article 356 of the Constitution of India, I hereby direct that all the functions of the Government of Jammu and Kashmir and all the powers vested in or exercisable by the Governor of that State shall, subject to the superintendence, direction and control of the President, (and) be exercisable also by the Governor of the State .