Freedom struggle against Covid brings partition to offices
Socially distanced work stations are just the basic change. Offices will transform into spaced out warrens, with plexiglass dividers and transparent hard plastic screen cubicles.
Karnataka Appellate Authority of Advance Ruling (AAAR) allows availing of input tax credit on glass partitions
“Input tax credit can be avail...
Glass partitions, contactless frisking: This is what you will encounter at Delhi airport
With domestic flight operations scheduled to resume ...
Glad that India was partitioned: Congress veteran K Natwar Singh
"I am glad that India was partitioned" or else the Muslim League would not have allowed the country to function and there would have been more "Direct Action Days", Congress veteran K Natwar Singh said here on Sunday.
Citizenship (Amendment) Bill: Sena accuses Centre of 'invisible Hindu-Muslim partition'
In an editorial in the party mouthpiece 'Saamana', the Sena also raised the timing of the bill saying, "There is no dearth of problems in India now but still we are inviting new ones such as CAB. It looks like the Centre has made an invisible partition of Hindus and Muslims over the bill".
Citizenship Amendment Bill purpose is to address Partition fallout: Madhav
The move to amend the Citizenship Act, 1955, is a humanitarian obligation that the country has to fulfil to address the Partition’s fallout, BJP general secretary Ram Madhav has said.
Punjab: Kartarpur Corridor bridges Partition gulf as state remembers Baba Nanak's message
As Sikhs celebrated the 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev, Pakistan allowed unprecedented access to Gurdwara Darbar Sahib in Kartarpur, the place where the founder of their faith spent his final years. Pilgrims visiting the Dera Baba Nanak shrine in Gurdaspur often peer into binoculars installed there to gaze in reverence upon Kartarpur Sahib gurdwara in Pakistan.
View: Citizenship Bill aims to give dignity denied to Partition victims in east
Over the decades, these erstwhile refugees have not only been seamlessly integrated but many have risen spectacularly.
Skyrocketing coronavirus cases in India could eclipse the outbreak in America
With a gross domestic product last year of almost $3 trillion, India is the world’s fifth-largest economy and a crucial node in global supply chains. Despite the troubled state of its own medical system, it is by far the largest producer of both vaccines and the generic drugs that healthcare systems around the world rely upon.
View: After Pranab Mukherjee, another fit candidate for Bharat Ratna would be Manmohan Singh
Perhaps the Bharat Ratna should ideally not go to politicians but instead honour eminent citizens like corporate philanthropist Azim Premji. But if a politician is to be chosen and if the Modi government wants to show itself as standing above bitter party politics, then after Pranab Mukherjee there can be no better candidate for Bharat Ratna than Manmohan Singh.
Rs 1,265 crore help provided to 23,000 PoK families
“The total number of families included in the rehabilitation package are 41,684. Rs 5.5 lakh per family is being transferred to bank accounts of these beneficiaries after seeking details from the state administration,” an MHA official told ET.
View: Building a new Parliament won’t strengthen India’s democracy
The idea that the current colonial building has done its time seems misguided and entirely out of sync with the reality of architectural possibilities.
View: The lessons that Hindutva trolls should learn from Mahatma Gandhi
Gandhi was without question a devout Hindu. He was also a fundamental secularist and saw absolutely no contradiction between the two. He said people called God by many names, but all prayed to the same Holy One. This was the foundation of his secularism. Secularism was not lack of respect for Hinduism but respect for all.
Daughters have equal coparcenary rights in joint Hindu family property: Supreme Court
A three-judge bench of Justices Arun Mishra, S Nazeer and M R Shah said the provisions contained in substituted Section 6 of the Hindu Succession Act, 1956 confer the status of coparcener on the daughter born before or after amendment in the same manner as a son with the same rights and liabilities.
View: Big gains ahead; it's also about equality, justice in J&K
Article 370 was inserted into the Constitution after Maharaja Hari Singh acceded to the Indian Union on October 26, 1947. The Instrument of Accession signed by him was the same as all the other princely states. Though there was no public demand for a separate status, the provision was introduced temporarily.