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Aamir’s ‘Satyamev…’ ends with aplomb


July 29th, 2012 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 29 (IANS) From garnering overwhelming TRPs to getting prominence on social networking websites, the impact of Aamir Khan's maiden TV show "Satyamev Jayate" has been colossal. ... Read more...

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Aamir ecstatic over nod to child sexual abuse bill


May 23rd, 2012 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 23 (IANS) Two weeks after Bollywood actor Aamir Khan touched upon the subject of child sex abuse on his show "Satyamev Jayate", the bill targeting the ... Read more...

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Great budget session, says UPA; others slam it


May 22nd, 2012 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 22 (IANS) For a change, the budget session of parliament that ended Tuesday saw fewer disruptions. But it also witnessed a cabinet minister's exit, an unprecedented ... Read more...

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Sridevi makes special appearance on Aamir’s show


May 13th, 2012 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) Aamir Khan brought up the issue of child sex abuse in the second episode of "Satyamev Jayate" Sunday. Yesteryears screen diva Sridevi made a ... Read more...

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‘Include rehabilitation in children sexual offence bill’


December 21st, 2011 - 11:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 21 (IANS) A parliamentary panel examining a bill on the protection of children from sexual offences Wednesday said the proposed law should focus not just on punishing ... Read more...

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Government unveils 31 bills for passing, 23 for introduction


November 16th, 2011 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANS) Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pawan Kumar Bansal Wednesday unveiled the government's legislative agenda for the winter session of parliament that includes 31 bills for consideration and ... Read more...

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Bansal says disruptions in parliament against true spirit of democracy


March 25th, 2011 - 11:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pawan Kumar Bansal Friday expressed dissatisfaction over the loss of time due to disruptions in parliament and said that it did ... Read more...

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Parliament session begins Monday; JPC announcement likely Wednesday


February 20th, 2011 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) It's expected to be smooth sailing during the six-week-long budget session of parliament that begins Monday with President Pratibha Patil's address to a joint sitting of ... Read more...

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Lowering age of sex to decriminalise innocent behaviour


February 4th, 2011 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 4 (IANS) India's apex child rights body Friday said that its suggestion to bring down the age of a consensual, non-penetrative sexual act between two children to 12 years ... Read more...

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Consensual sex below age 16 is an offence: Tirath (Lead)


February 1st, 2011 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 1 (IANS) A draft bill, which will soon be introduced in the cabinet, says consensual sex between children aged 16 to 18 is not a criminal offence, Women and ... Read more...

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Consensual sex below age of 16 is offence: Krishna Tirath


February 1st, 2011 - 4:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 1 (IANS) A draft bill, which will soon be introduced in the cabinet, says consensual sex between children aged 16 to 18 is not a criminal offence, Women ... Read more...

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