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Post demonitization & digital push: cheque bounce is a serious crime in India

As BJP led NDA government headed by PM Narendra Modi is pushing for the structrual reforms in the financial sector by pushing GST, demonitization, direct tax reforms, bank NPA resolution, introduction of insolvency act, opening up bank account for every

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Friend in deed

India and Israel established full diplomatic relations only 25 years ago but their ties are stronger than most The reciprocal visit to India by Benjamin ‘Bibi’ Netanyahu after Narendra Modi’s historic trip as the first Indian Prime Minister to visit

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The Chief Speaks

General Bipin Rawat says it like it is on Kashmir, will politicians pay heed? Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Bipin Rawat has been known throughout his glorious military career to have always led from the front. He continues to do

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Nuanced hard line

So, jaw-jaw is better than war-war provided the talks are on terror The nuance introduced by the Ministry of External Affairs vis-a-vis the Indian Government’s stand on talks with Pakistan via its statement on Thursday is subtle, but vital. “Though terror

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Technical Revolt In Indian SC

Analysis of SC revolt: Indian judiciary must accept that there are certain judicial ethics that every judge must have to strictly adhere to after taking oath under constitutional guidelines. 1. A judge shall not enter public debate or express his

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Shutting shop

Closure of commercial establishments across Delhi has taken place for various violations It is a sad reflection of reality that shop closures and sealings in high-profile markets get outsize attention in the media. But sealing of commercial establishments conducted by Delhi’s

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A tale of two speeches

For those wondering why Narendra Modi beats Rahul Gandhi each time … We understand perfectly well that surface changes are vital in the age of social media traction, Facebook intellectualism and soundbite soliloquys for all political leaders. But, as the German

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Being human

Why decriminalising Section 377 of the IPC will not open the floodgates of immorality Whether we like it or not, our disdain for television talking heads while perfectly valid aesthetically does not take away from the fact that the often

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Glamour girl Piya is a rock star of showbiz in India

Piya Sharma is a very charming and confident anchor, actress and model and human being. The emcee star was born in Patna, Bihar but is a true blue Punjabi from her roots and larger-than-life spirit, attitude and persona. Piya bravely fought

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Movies to watch out for As voting for Academy Awards begins, here is a list of some big ones

“The Big Sick”  One of summer’s sleeper hits, “The Big Sick” is what a modern romantic comedy should look like. Using the American immigrant experience to tell a cross-cultural love story, Kumail Nanjiani and Emily v. Gordon wrote one of the

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