Arms manufacturers, the world over, are in clover. A year-long high intensity war, which shows no signs of ending, has sent the profits of arms manufacturers soaring to stratospheric levels. Plus, there has been the unexpected bonanza of testing hardware in live battlefield conditions. Oil companies have recorded windfall profits. The US has benefited by capturing the energy market in Europe from the Russians. Mercenaries, like the Wagner group are rolling in money by supplying convicts and other cannon fodder to the warring countries
Mr Nehru was born in 1889 and served as the country's first prime minister. He died in 1964 and remains the longest serving Indian prime minister yet.
Jivatram Bhagwandas Kripalani, popularly known as Acharya Kripalani, was an Indian politician, noted particularly for holding the presidency of the Indian National Congress during the transfer of power in 1947.
Gandhi is believed to have personally ensured that Panchayats and Nagarpalikas are accorded Constitutional status with one-third reservation for women.
The decision was taken during an emergency meeting of the chief minister with State Party President Nalin Kumar Kateel and other cabinet colleagues.
In a tweet today, the Prime Minister wrote, "Tributes to Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru Ji on his death anniversary." The official Twitter handle of the Congress party also paid tributes to India's first Prime Minister, on his death anniversary.
During the meeting, the party has planned to finalize the programmes to celebrate the eighth anniversary of PM’s theme of 'Sewa, Sushashan and Gareeb Kalyan' and discuss the 2024 Lok Sabha elections.
In a Gazette Notification published on Monday, the Ministry of Home Affairs made the announcement regarding fresh modification in the Committee which is set up to approve policies, plans, programmes and supervise as well as guide the commemoration of 400 Birth Anniversary of Guru Tegh Bahadur.