The Supreme Court on Wednesday announced its verdict on 6-year-case challenging the biometric Aadhaar identification cards and upheld the constitutional validity of the Aadhaar cards, saying it empowers the marginalised section of the society.
The apex court also asked the Centre to "introduce strong data protection law as soon as possible."
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The Supreme Court on Wednesday will announce the verdict on the constitutional validity of Aadhar. A five-judge constitutional bench will be giving the verdict in the second longest case in the Supreme Court.
The challenge in the Supreme Court began in 2012, when the first petition was filed by former Karnataka High Court judge Justice KS Puttaswamy. Since then, several petitions challenging various aspects of the scheme have come up before the Court.
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The ruling Trinamool Congress in West Bengal has boosted security in the state as the BJP launched a 12-hour 'Bangla bandh' on Wednesday in protest of the killing of 2 students in clashes with police in North Dinajpur district on September 20.
The state government has set up control rooms and deployed around 4,000 police personnel on the streets, assuring protection to everyone out to foil the bandh. Any vehicles damaged during the bandh would also be compensated by the government.
'Dance +': Remo D'Souza To Sport Hat Throughout The Season
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July 21 , 2015 , 19:48 IST
Ace choreographer-filmmaker Remo D'Souza, who will be seen as a super judge in the forthcoming dance reality show “Dance +” will sport a hat throughout the season in all the episodes.
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Remo, who loves wearing hats, has travelled to a lot of cities in India and has handpicked new hats that he will wear on the show.
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Apart from that, he'll also be seen wearing different headgears and requested the costume management to arrange costumes keeping in mind his hats in every episode.
“Just when we locked the show, I thought of this idea and while I was travelling for 'ABCD 2', I was preparing for my look in 'Dance +' also. This show is very close to my heart and I have taken to personal level to customise things for this show. These hats are in small way to promote my new look for the show," Remo said in a statement.
“Dance +”, which will be aired on Star Plus starting July 26, will feature dancers Dharmesh Yelande, Shakti Mohan and Sumeet Nagdev as the three judges.