An ancestral property becomes self-acquired after its partition

All legal heirs including daughters are entitled to an equal share in the joint Hindu family property.Whenever an ancestor inherits any property from any of his paternal ancestors up to 3 generations above him, then his legal heirs up to 3 generations below him would get an equal right as coparceners in that property Get the latest news and analysis on business, finance, politics from Livemint, the website of the Mint newspaper, one of India’s…

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Disney+’s Star Wars series, The Mandalorian, is a triumph of atmosphere — and little else

Why hide Pedro Pascal behind a mask? Why?! | Disney+ The Mandalorian blends Star Wars, spaghetti Westerns, and prestige TV. It’s fine. But shouldn’t Disney+ want more than fine? The Mandalorian, Disney+’s big-ticket original series, set in the Star Wars universe, isn’t bad. It also isn’t good. It’s not much of anything, truth be told. It’s a brand extension, a flag planted in a new corner of a Star Wars universe that feels a lot like…

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Trump just claimed Ivanka created 14 million jobs. The entire economy added 6 million.

Ivanka Trump speaks alongside her father following a tour of the H&K Equipment Company in Coraopolis, Pennsylvania, in January 2018. | Mandel Ngan/AFP via Getty Images This whopper shows how Trump’s lies take on a life of their own. From Donald Trump’s 2016 presidential inauguration through the middle of last month, the American economy added a total of about 6 million jobs. But during a speech to the Economic Club of New York on Tuesday,…

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Stephen Miller promoted white supremacist, anti-immigrant articles in private emails to Breitbart

White House senior adviser Stephen Miller talks to reporters about President Donald Trump’s support for creating a “merit-based immigration system” on August 2, 2017. | Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images A report by the Southern Poverty Law Center provides a window into Miller’s thinking on immigration. Hundreds of private emails White House senior adviser Stephen Miller sent to a former Breitbart editor show that he recommended white nationalist websites and literature and upheld the 1920s Coolidge administration…

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Noelle, starring Anna Kendrick, doesn’t bode well for Disney+’s holly jolly future

Anna Kendrick stars as Santa’s daughter Noelle and expands her talent for playing cheerful borderline sociopaths. | Disney+ The new Christmascom isn’t good. But it is something your kids can watch while you do something else. Every week, new original films debut on Netflix, Hulu, and other streaming services, often to much less fanfare than their big-screen counterparts. Cinemastream is Vox’s series highlighting the most notable of these premieres, in an ongoing effort to keep…

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EPA pushes ahead with effort to restrict the science it uses to craft regulations

The Environmental Protection Agency is pushing forward with a policy that could limit the science the agency uses to underpin regulations, a change long sought by conservatives but derided by many scientists and public health experts as an effort to stifle reliance on research into the harmful effects of pollution on Americans.Washington Post coverage of climate and environment-related issues. Powered by WPeMatico

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