Month: March 2017

NRI Voting Rights

NRI Voting Rights

The Union government of India, on Monday, Jan 12, 2015 informed the Supreme Court that it had accepted Election Commission’s recommendation to allow NRIs to vote through e-ballot system or through proxy. The EC discarded other possibilities – postal ballot and internet voting – terming them fraught with the danger […]

31 March

31 March 1843: Balwant Pandurang Kirloskar, first musical playwright of Marathi, was born. Balwant Pandurang Kirloskar, popularly known as Annasaheb Kirloskar was born on March 31, 1843. He founded the Kirloskar Natak Mahal in 1880. This was a breakthrough performing company which gained instant recognition in the Marathi theatre. After the […]

Daily News Summary – March 31, 2017

Daily News Summary – March 31, 2017

Hyderabad becomes the first city to have 1GBPS internet speed Hyderabad became the first city to launch a 1GBPS internet speed line through ACT Fibernet. ACT CEO Bala Malladi said the facility would transform the way internet functions. “We are privileged to launch 1 Gbps in Hyderabad for the first time […]