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Tough Time Ahead for P Chidambaram
In a big jolt to former Finance Minister – P Chidambaram, the Supreme Court most recently on September 5, 2019 in the notable judgment titled P Chidambaram Vs Directorate Of Enforcement in Criminal Appeal No. 1340 of 2019 (Arising out... View Article
Curtains for Chidambaram?
It is well known that in the INX Media case, the company’s promoters – Peter and Indrani Mukerjea who are now in jail for allegedly killing Indrani’s daughter from an earlier marriage had allegedly approached Chidambaram to get foreign investment... View Article
Has Judgement Day Arrived Earlier-Than-Expected For Sinners?
Arrest of politicians is anything but new in our country. From nationalists in the British ruled India to mainstream politicians opposed to the autocratic rule of Indira Gandhi, detentions and arrests of political leaders have always been a sad part... View Article
Sonbhadra and thereafter in U.P.
Recent incident of killing of eleven Gond tribals including three women and injuring many by the landlord to forcefully occupy his alleged 90 bighas of land has shaken the national conscience .Landlord Yagyadutt Bhurtiya also the Pradhan of Umbha Gram... View Article
Union Budget 2019-20 Major Points
Capital Infusion to Public Sector Banks: Rs. 70,000 crore proposed to be provided to PSBs to boost credit. Direct Tax measures: A surcharge will be levied on individuals with taxable income of Rs. 2 to 5 crore and Rs. 5... View Article
An All-Encompassing Union Budget 2019
The first budget of the Modi-2 government, what is being called Bahi Khata, has been introduced in the Parliament by the first woman full fledged Finance Minister of India, Nirmala Sitharaman. There is always a public pressure on the government... View Article
What Sitharaman’s Union Budget Brings For India
First things first. Union budget, which is a statement of government’s revenue and expenditure presented every year, should not be the considered as the single-most important document that can dictate how the nation’s economy progresses during the financial year. It... View Article
Enact Strict Law To Ensure Personal Safety Of Doctors
Let me begin with a candid confession: I have not seen God with my own eyes whom I worship but yes I have always seen the best creation of God – “Doctors” right from my childhood days because whenever I... View Article
Perform or perish
Modi was chided by his opponents and the media for wrecking the economy, creating huge job losses, undermining established institutions, playing the nationalistic Hindu religious card, being insensitive to dissent and marginalising the minorities. Some even called him a “divider-in-chief”.... View Article
Modi 2.0: Most balanced cabinet
If the verdict of 2014 general election was for hope, this verdict of 2019 election is for implementation. This is a fact that no government can implement each and every idea within 5 years of period. Between 2014-2019, Narendra Modi... View Article