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  • Again, A Mountain To Climb

    June 5, 2010 12:45 pm Published by

    The Amarnath Yatra has become a tool for the mainstream and separatist leadership of Kashmir and also for state government to extract maximum political mileage. The dates for the official commencement of the annual Amarnath pilgrimage have been announced but... View Article

  • Change of guard in Jharkhand Soren’s Pain, Arjun’s Gain?

    May 29, 2010 2:20 pm Published by

    The political uncertainty continuing in Jharkhand for over a fortnight may likely end soon with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) likely to lead a coalition government in the state. Party national general secretary, Jamshedpur MP and former chief minister Arjun... View Article

  • Over 3,00,000 Hindus, Sikhs from PoK still fighting for their acceptance Horrific Tales

    May 8, 2010 12:56 pm Published by

    Octogenarian Ram Lal Verma administered poison to his young bride as a group of Pakistani tribals attacked his house in Mirpur in the erstwhile united Jammu and Kashmir, now under Pakistan occupation. Even after 63 years of that holocaust, his... View Article

  • Boom Boom Bihar Meet Nitish Kumar The latest management guru

    January 30, 2010 10:55 am Published by

    The headline of an English newspaper blared with an element of wide-eyed surprise—Next only to Gujarat, Bihar grew by 11.03 per cent. Only a few days after ’20ten’ dawned, this piece of news about the state’s turnaround was all over... View Article

  • Jharkhand Elusive Stability

    January 23, 2010 11:19 am Published by

    As expected, Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) chief Shibu Soren alias Guruji (66), who was anointed as the seventh Chief Minister of nine-year-old Jharkhand on December 30, won the vote of confidence on January 7 in the 81-member Jharkhand Assembly. But... View Article

  • Among The Poorer States ORISSA NO 1

    January 9, 2010 3:42 pm Published by

    Poverty continues to follow Orissa. Despite tall claims of rapid industrialisation by the government, the ghost of poverty haunts the state. For the Naveen Patnaik-led Biju Janata Dal (BJD), the resounding victory in the elections 2008 hasn’t been auspicious. The... View Article