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NHRC Celebrates Its 21st Foundation Day

New Delhi (ABC Live):The National Human Rights Commission, NHRC is celebrating its 21st Foundation Day on the 12th October, 2013. It was on this day in 1993, the NHRC was set up under the Protection of Human Rights Act passed by Parliament. Since its inception, till 30th September, 2013, the Commission registered more than 12 lakh 84 thousand 856 cases …

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NHRC Takes Suo Motu Notice on Sand Mining Media Reports in Kerala

New Delhi (ABC Live): The National Human Rights Commission has taken suo motu cognizance of media reports that Mrs. Jazeera V., a woman from Kerala, accompanied by her three small children, has moved to the National Capital, to protest at Jantar Mantar, after an assurance from the State Chief Minister, subsequent to her 64 days sit-in outside the Secretariat in …

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Two High Court Chief Justices, Judges Transferred

ABC Live: In exercise of the powers conferred by clause (1) of Article 222 of the Constitution of India, the President, after consultation with the Chief Justice of India, has transferred Shri Justice Adarsh Kumar Goel, Chief Justice of the Gauhati High Court, as the Chief Justice of the Orissa High Court and has directed him to assume charge of …

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India Generates 481.85 Billion Units of Electricity During April 2013-September 2013

New Delhi (ABC Live): India has generated 481.85 Billion Units of electricity during the period April 2013-September 2013 which is 5.73 percent more than of the actual generation during the same period last year. The generation during April 2012- September 2012 as compared to the corresponding period of the previous year was 104.75%. During the period April 2013-September 2013, hydro …

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