Tuesday , January 25 2022

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Putin’s Political Chess

Putin released two sets of demands to the US and NATO, but the unwavering stand taken by both raises doubts whether Putin will be able to change the security equation in the Europe and Ukraine anytime soon. Asad Mirza @AsadMirzaND Russia has demanded for a new security arrangement in Europe, …

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Strained Indo-Maldives Relations

Strained Indo-Maldives Relations: Once cordial relations between the two sea neighbouring countries have soured during the last three years, but the mature handling by both governments may result in restoring the ties back to normal. Asad Mirza@AsadMirzaND Strained Indo-Maldives Relations: A lot has happened in the bilateral relations between India …

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Short Term Course on Gandhian Thought and Action inaugurated at Sevagram Ashram

Dr Siby K. Joseph  The inaugural session of the Winter Camp/Short Term Course on Gandhian Thought organized from 23 -27 December 2021 took place at the Seminar Hall of Yatri Niwas on the morning of 23 December. In this residential short term course on Gandhian Thought and action, about 50 university …

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Demand to repeal of the black laws like UAPA, Sedition law, AFSPA

A meeting was held at the Press Club to demand the repeal of the black laws like UAPA, Sedition law, AFSPA. The meeting was addressed by M K Venu of TheWire, Vikas Bajpai, Ish Mishra and A Dubey of Janhastakshep, a representative of Lawyers for Democracy, civil rights activist Sanjay …

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Civil Society Organizations Come Together to Form India Child Protection Forum

Expressing deep concern at exploitation of children, civil society organisations have come together and launched India Child Protection Forum (ICPF) – a national alliance aimed at strengthening child protection mechanisms and enforcement of child rights in the country. ICPF was launched by Nobel Peace Laureate Kailash Satyarthi in New Delhi. …

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The Summit for Democracy

The summit hosted by the US president, instead of bringing together democratic voices at a common international platform, gave birth to many controversies. Asad Mirza@AsadMirzaND A US sponsored two-day virtual democracy summit wrapped up last week. It was promised by President Joe Biden during his election campaign last year, as …

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An Inspiration For All, Award Winning Delhi Teens Change Pollution Discourse In The Capital

As the National Capital Region continues to gasp for fresh air, two Delhi teens – 17-year-old Vihaan Agarwal and his 14-year-old brother Nav efforts have changed the discourse of pollution in the country. From the government to the Municipal Corporation and the court, they have become active on this issue …

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THE PROBLEM OF UNEMPLOYMENT

Sandeep Pandey An advertisement of Bhartiya Janata Party government in Uttar Pradesh proclaims, ‘Educated woman is our resolve, She is an alternative for golden future.’ However, an educated woman Shikha Pal is perched on top of an overhead water tank for more than hundred days at the height of about …

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Me Lord! Where is the rest of 99 acres Land of Sabarmati Ashram

  Siby K. Joseph   The Gujarat High Court on November 25, 2021 rejected a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) filed by Mahatma Gandhi’s great-grandson Tushar Gandhi against Sabarmati Ashram redevelopment project in light of the submissions made by the Government. “The government has given an assurance that the existing Ashram, …

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Who is Opposing Whom?

Dr. J. S. Yadav The result of forthcoming Assembly Elections in March 2022 will have strong bearing upon Parliament Elections in 2024 and perhaps on Indian politics for the next 2-3 decades.  All the contesting parties will reach out the voters to win the electoral battle. Many issues will be …

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