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How we treat our animals in India despite our Constitutional duty

OPINION How we treat our animals despite our Constitutional duty to protect them and treat them with compassion is clearly visible from the pictures. When I was passing by on this busy road leading through the posh area of Shastri Nagar of newly created union territory of Jammu, […]

Understanding Nehru and the need to continue his mission

We have remembered him on birth and death anniversaries and forgotten that we are a democratic, secular, liberal country today, thanks mainly to him Nearly 130 years have passed since the birth of Jawaharlal Nehru. He was born four years after the formation of the Indian National Congress. […]

Srinath Raghavan busts ‘myths’ around Nehru’s Kashmir policies

Syama Prasad Mookherjee admitted he was party to the decision to refer Kashmir issue to the UN. Sardar Patel worked on Article 370 for five months and persuaded other leaders to accept it I want to touch upon this claim that Article 370 in some ways was instrumental […]

Swarn Theatre, a cinema house in a dialpidated state in Jammu

OPINION Parveen Kumar Today I was roaming around the commercial hub in Gandhi Nagar popularly known as ” Gole Market” and all of a sudden I happened to had a glimpse of a cinema house which once was most popularly known as ” Swarn Theater” situated right in […]

Relationship between Jawaharlal Nehru and Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel

Historian Ramchandra Guha on the relationship between Jawaharlal Nehru and Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel. Credit: Nehruvian/Facebook October 13, 2018

Training on ‘First Aid’ organized at DPL Doda

open view news desk DODA : District Police Doda today organized a day long training programme for Jawans and Officers on First Aid to enable them to deal with different types of health emergencies. The training was held in collaboration with SDRF (Doda) and Health Department. The training […]

INDIA: A test of Kohli’s tactical acumen

New Delhi :  His manic consistency has already put him among the pantheon of greats but the World Cup in England will be Virat Kohli’s hour of reckoning in his bid to create a lasting legacy as India’s captain. The first Indian captain to win a Test series […]

Is the BJP really concerned about India’s poor?

A new BJP-sponsored bill expanding new jobs and education reservations is not a measure aimed at helping the poor. On January 9, the upper house of India’s parliament – the Rajya Sabha – passed a constitutional amendment to lift the cap on reservations in education and public sector jobs from […]

China’s Yi: Envoys discussed avoiding currency as trade tool

Beijing :  American and Chinese envoys discussed sticking to promises to avoid “competitive devaluation” to boost exports during negotiations aimed at ending a tariff war, China’s central bank governor said Sunday. Yi Gang gave no indication the two sides reached any agreements beyond previous commitments made at meetings of […]

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