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  • To reduce fertility rate in Bihar, Nitish govt to open higher secondary schools in all Panchayat

    To reduce fertility rate in Bihar, Nitish govt to open higher secondary schools in all Panchayat

    Kumar said the state’s fertility rate has come down to 3.3 from 4.3 in 2005 when he had taken over the reins of the state, it said.

    November 12, 2019
  • Divine Right to Rule

    Divine Right to Rule

    Since Nehru was anointed by Gandhi in 1946, a great deal of democratic water has flowed under the bridge. Several commoners have been Prime Ministers since and yet the Nehru family has not modified its old royal ways. The party presidentship is bouncing like a shuttlecock between the mother and son.

    October 19, 2019
  • Kingly Knight~II

    Kingly Knight~II

    In fact, to indulge and revel in the aesthetic extravaganza of art, dance and music in the transnational arena, be it in Santiniketan or elsewhere, and to tread on the rugged path of struggle against the despotic rule of a wily foreign ruler are but two sides of the same coin ~a full flowering of human potentiality. It has been averred that irrespective of the legacy of Deshbandhu being short-lived or otherwise, the greatness of this son of India cannot and should not be undermined. It is a misfortune that the legacy was too robust for sustenance in this wretched country.

    March 13, 2019
  • Bengal: Bust of Maulana Abul Kalam Azad pulled down as Ram Navami violence rages on

    Bengal: Bust of Maulana Abul Kalam Azad pulled down as Ram Navami violence rages on

    A bust of Maulana Abul Kalam Azad, country’s first Union education minister, was allegedly pulled down in Kakinara in North 24-Parganas as several places in West Bengal witnessed violence following the Ram Navami processions. A video of the purported incident is making rounds on the social media. As per media reports, the violence, stirred by …

    March 27, 2018
  • PM Modi pays tributes to Azad, Kripalani

    PM Modi pays tributes to Azad, Kripalani

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday paid tributes to Maulana Abul Kalam Azad and Acharya J.B. Kripalani on their birth anniversaries. “Tributes to two stalwarts of Indian history,… Their contribution towards India’s freedom movement and after was extremely beneficial in building our nation,” Modi said in a tweet. Tributes to two stalwarts of Indian history, …

    November 11, 2017
  • Azad, a pillar of freedom struggle: Rahul Gandhi

    Azad, a pillar of freedom struggle: Rahul Gandhi

    Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Saturday paid tribute to India’s first Education Minister Maulana Abul Kalam Azad on his 129th birth anniversary. Gandhi hailed Azad as “an important pillar of the freedom struggle and statesman par excellence”. “Maulana Abul Kalam Azad continues to inspire us,” he tweeted. Azad, an academician and a freedom fighter, …

    November 11, 2017