All posts in "Indian Governments"
Share

Indira Gandhi: A Life in Nature :: a book by Jairam Ramesh

By .

Indira Gandhi, prime minister of India for sixteen years, was as charismatic as she was controversial–at once admired and criticized for her political judgements and actions. Yet beyond such debate, what has not been fully understood is her life-long communion with nature and how that defined her very being. Weaving personal, political and environmental history, […]

Share

Custodial death in 2013. After 4 years, victim family is going to be paid meager amount as compensation. No one is guilty, No one is accountable. Hence no justice was provided

By .

[themify_hr color=”red”] To The Chairman National Human Rights Commission Manav Adhikar Bhawan Block-C, GPO Complex, INA New Delhi – 110023 13 January 2014 District Magistrate, Murshidabad (Ref No. MASUM/DM/MSD/483/3731/14) Superintendent of Police, Murshidabad (Ref No. MASUM/SP/MSD/483/3732/14) Respected Sir, I want to draw you kind attention regarding one incident of custodial death of Mr. Rafikul Seikh […]

Share

GLOBAL DAY OF ACTION AGAINST VEDANTA AT THEIR AGM

By .

Protests held by communities in Zambia and India. Activist shareholders to again disrupt London AGM today. Vedanta battles international arbitration and UK compensation case over Zambian pollution. Loud and theatrical protests will again be held outside the AGM of British mining company Vedanta Resources'(1) at the Lincoln Centre, Lincoln Inn Fields, London at 2 pm […]

Share

Shabnam Hashmi returned the National Minority Rights Award-2008

By .

[themify_quote]Shabnam Hashmi returned the National Minority Rights Award-2008 on 27th June 2017 to National Commission for Minorities, NCM. [/themify_quote]   Shabnam Hashmi’s statement: I return today the National Minority Rights Award conferred on me in 2008 by the National Commission for Minorities. I am returning it in the memory of the innumerable innocent victims lynched by […]

Share

Do poor Indians and Chinese need Australian coal?

By .

This has reference to the news items that the Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull will arrive in New Delhi today on a four-day visit. It is widely expected that he will advocate for, among other things, increased coal and Uranium export from Australia to India. The issue of coal export to India gains significance in the […]

Share

Maternity Benefit (Amendment) Bill, 2016: Needs Certain Amendments

By .

The movement towards a more inclusive and diverse workplace is a progressive development. A major limb of this movement is the drive towards creating workplace policies that encourage more women to enter and more crucially, continue to be a part of the workforce. It is quite common to see women employees leaving employment after the […]

Share

Electoral Reforms : Towards a Continuously Evolving Democracy

By .

Kuppuswamy Raja Rajan A technologist by qualification (IIT Chennai), a farmer by option and Gandhian activist by conviction. Practicing consultant in Design of Material Handling and Mineral Processing Equipments and Plants. Having a horticultural farm near Chennai. Trying to create awareness by writing articles and books on matters of public interest and welfare. President – Gandhian […]

Share

IMPROPER AND UNWISE SUGGESTION TO DECLARE PAKISTAN AS TERRORIST STATE

By .

N S Venkataraman Nandini Voice For The Deprived [themify_hr color=”red”] A member of parliament in India spoke in the parliament demanding that India should declare Pakistan as a terrorist state. Not surprisingly, a few other members of parliament and some politicians in India also echoed this improper and unwise demand. It is good that Narendra […]

Share

IMPROPER AND UNWISE SUGGESTION TO DECLARE PAKISTAN AS TERRORIST STATE

By .

N S Venkataraman Nandini Voice For The Deprived [themify_hr color=”red”] A member of parliament in India spoke in the parliament demanding that India should declare Pakistan as a terrorist state. Not surprisingly, a few other members of parliament and some politicians in India also echoed this improper and unwise demand. It is good that Narendra […]

Share

River Connect Campaign Agra : memorandum to the president of india

By .

Brij Khandelwal River Connect Campaign, Agra [themify_hr color=”red”] Through this memorandum/petition we wish to bring to your kind notice the sad state of river Yamuna in Agra region, in particular draw your attention to the alarming concretization of the Yamuna river bed and its flood plains disturbing the natural ecology of the river and its […]

Share

River Connect Campaign Agra : memorandum to the president of india

By .

Brij Khandelwal River Connect Campaign, Agra [themify_hr color=”red”] Through this memorandum/petition we wish to bring to your kind notice the sad state of river Yamuna in Agra region, in particular draw your attention to the alarming concretization of the Yamuna river bed and its flood plains disturbing the natural ecology of the river and its […]

Share

BUDGET 2017–18: IS IT INDEED A PRO-FARMER BUDGET?

By .

Neeraj Jain Lokayat, Pune [themify_hr color=”red” border_width=”5px”] It is now well established that demonetisation has had a crippling impact on the Indian economy, and in particular, has sent the informal sector into a coma. The informal sector consists of small scale manufacturing, most of the construction industry, perhaps three quarters of the remainder of the […]

Share

BUDGET 2017–18: IS IT INDEED A PRO-FARMER BUDGET?

By .

Neeraj Jain Lokayat, Pune [themify_hr color=”red” border_width=”5px”] It is now well established that demonetisation has had a crippling impact on the Indian economy, and in particular, has sent the informal sector into a coma. The informal sector consists of small scale manufacturing, most of the construction industry, perhaps three quarters of the remainder of the […]

Share

Will RERA give a fresh remedy to existing buildings without OC?

By .

Thousands of existing buildings in Mumbai don’t have Occupation Certificate. Lakhs of buildings in various cities of Maharashtra have the same problem i.e. the OC has not been procured by the builder although many years or decades have passed since the builder gave possession. Real Estate Regulatory Authority is a useful forum that will offer […]

1 2 3 4
Page 1 of 4
>