Protesting against the suggestion to de-list the victims of the Wagon Tragedy and martyrs of the Communist movement, Mr. Viswam said the lives of these martyrs who resisted the colonial rule were integral part of the Independence struggle. “The attempts to rewrite history of the country for petty political gains will be resisted,” he said. … [Read more...] about Four Communist martyrs may qualify as freedom fighters
Freedom fighters who sacrificed their lives for india
From 1947, we have been fighting wars. We had the 1948 War, the 1962 War, the 1965 War, the 1971 War, the Nagaland insurgency, which was the longest insurgency in the world, terrorism in Kashmir, terrorism in Punjab... those who are born here and are going to die here spout anti-India sentiments. … [Read more...] about Why did India give back the Haji Pir Pass to Pakistan?
The consequences have been onerous. Acquiring land in India today, for example, remains an arduous and distasteful enterprise that deters all but the most intrepid or the most corrupt. Labour in the organised sector can be hired but not fired, because current law is indifferent to market conditions and firm needs. Labour productivity growth in the informal sector— where most Indians are employed — is abysmal. India’s public sector banks dominate the nation’s financial capital, directing it toward the wealthy and the powerful often at the government’s behest with limited regard for viability. And red tape, corruption, arbitrary taxation, and unpredictable policies continue to sap both foreign investment and domestic entrepreneurship. … [Read more...] about Charting India’s pathway to the big leagues
Officials of the two sides highlighted their efforts to address some of the world’s most pressing counterterrorism challenges, including countering the financing and operations of terrorist organisations, countering radicalisation and terrorist use of the internet, cross-border movement of terrorists, and prosecuting, rehabilitating, and reintegrating returning terrorist fighters and family members. … [Read more...] about India, US ask Pakistan to act on terror
A tentative schedule for the induction ceremony said that the event will start at 8 am and conclude post noon. At 8 am, the entry will be opened. The induction ceremony will take place from 10 am to 11.45 am. From 12 noon to 1 pm, Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and his French counterpart Florence Parly will address a press briefing which will be followed by lunch. … [Read more...] about Rafale fighter jets 17 Squadron Golden Arrows to be formally inducted into IAF on Thursday at Ambala airbase: Check programme details