Ram Nath Kovind accepts Shiv Sena Minister’s resignation

As advised by the Prime Minister, the President has directed that Union Minister Prakash Javadekar be assigned the charge of the Ministry of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises in addition to his existing portfolios, the spokesperson added. Continue Reading

Netflix launches training programme for film producers and supervisors

Netflix has launched its first post-production training programme in Asia in partnership with the Maharashtra government and Amsterdam Post Lab (APostLab). The programme trains producers and post-production supervisors on the tools, techniques, systems and skills to specialise in complex episodic storytelling. Continue Reading

Justice Bhat recuses himself from hearing Gautam Navlakha’s plea

Justice S Ravindra Bhat today became the fifth apex court judge to recuse himself from hearing a plea filed by civil rights activist Gautam Navlakha, who has challenged the Bombay High Court order refusing to quash an FIR lodged against him in the Koregaon Bhima violence case. Continue Reading

CJI Gogoi recuses from hearing Gautam Navlakha’s plea

Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi today recused himself from hearing a plea filed by civil rights activist Gautam Navlakha Continue Reading

All are equal

In a welcome observation, the Bombay High Court said on Tuesday the State must treat all citizens, whether rich or poor, with dignity. It also pulled up the Maharashtra government for forcing nearly 15,000 families to stay in the chemical pollution-affected Mahul area of Mumbai. Continue Reading