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NATIONAL ANTHEM – MANDATORY OR VOLUNTARY

It is unfortunate as well as shameful that we, the people of India, even after 70 years of independence are still debating the advisability of making national anthem mandatory or voluntary. Actually, given the nature and gravity of the subject matter, it cannot

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POLITICISATION OF ARMY

Partha Chatterjee’s (CPI) comment on Army Chief comparing him with barbaric British General Dyer is not only demeaning and discouraging to our forces but also politically coloured with a typical anti national and treacherous flare which is one of the defining characteristics of the Leftist. Th

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KULBHUSHAN JADHAV

The unequivocal endorsement of India’s contention by the ICJ in the Kulbhusan’ case has exposed the hollowness of a morally deficient military state of Pakistan which left no stone unturned to give justification behind its concocted story of espionage. ‘The one who is defeated resorts to in

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COURTS AND MATTERS OF FAITH

Mr. Peter Ronalds article “the courts and matter of faith” dated 19th May 2017 is based on the assumption which is questionable. The matter of faith and matter of conscience or belief are not and can not be treated as mutually exclusive. It is to be noted that faith is the feature of an ‘un

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POLITICS AND THE POLICE

The mass level transfer of bureaucrats following the change of guard in state has almost become a political ritual which smacks off the instrumental value of administration for the causes not always falling within the ambit of objective law. Although the Supreme court has expressed its reser

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RED LIGHT OFF THE CAR

It takes something more than ordinary to think of equality downwards.The Modi Government’s directive to remove the red light, the decades long ensconced privilege of few deserves appreciation.The welcome initiative taken by the Government needs to be calibrated further so as to bring in executi

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ANTI NATIONAL CAMPAIGN

The increasing instances of anti national campaign in University campuses seeking what they call and understand as ‘Azaadi’ for Kashmir and…… merit stringent and exemplary punitive response from the government. Given the frequency with which it is happening in JNU, DU and Jadavpur Univers

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UP ELECTIONS 17

The landslide victory of BJP and the thumping endorsement of Modi’s model of Good Governance amid so much of noise, claims, counter claims,allurements and allegations all put together has revealed the otherwise invisible political under currents with great futuristic implications. Firstly,

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CAMPUS UNREST

After JNU, it is now the turn of DU to orchestrate anti- India campaign which is increasingly becoming fashionable among some sections of youth though such ignorant and displaced lot constitutes a minority only. Yet,we can’t afford to take such developments lightly because every idea and i

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ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE

Artificial intelligence (like other technological paraphernalia), is a double edged sword which if not wielded skillfully runs the risk of bringing an undesirable mechanization in all spheres of life which may be dangerously hidden behind the all pervasive advantages accruing from it in the form