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Proposed Amendments on Child Marriage/Adoption: Progressive but Short-Sighted

Although the amendments proposed to child adoption/marriage are progressive, they are short-sighted and do not abide with the existing family law legislations. The Ministry of Women and Child Development (WCD) has proposed two amendments to the existing statutory enactments relating

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Kargil Vijay Diwas: Remembering Indian Military Victory over Pakistan

The success of the idea of a composite India over a duplicitous and insularity bravado was commemorated today as the Kargil Vijay Diwas. Kargil Vijay Diwas today commemorates the Indian military victory over Pakistan in the summer of 1999 as

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Time to Focus on Real Business This Monsoon Session

With the Monsoon Session just around the corner, everyone hopes that our leaders get down to transacting business and keep aside political slugfest. The Monsoon Session of Parliament is scheduled to begin from July 18 and will conclude on August

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Uttarakhand High Court: ‘All life have equal rights’

Animals not be like humans but it doesn’t mean that they do not have right to share benefits of labour. Looks like the Uttarakhand High Court is the biggest biosphere advocate there is and is laying down the rulebook for

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NFL Urges Farmers to Use Organic Humus

National Fertilisers Limited (NFL) has adopted many villages in India, and they are promoting the use of compost to enrich the soil. In addition to offering all products and services to farmers in India, NFL wants to protect the environment.

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Politicization: Is the Ruling Party Doing it Right?

The ruling party has been using surgical strikes to master the art of politicization, which prides itself on its commitment to the military and national security. By launching a new video of the same, the party is doing what it

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It’s All About SOPs!

With the assembly elections for three major states around the corner, the parties have initiated their poll sops, making larger than life promises. Will the nation figure out who is right for them? Assembly elections for the three major States

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GST and its Year-long Success

It has been a successful first year of GST, and PM Narendra Modi’s vision of cooperative federalism seems to be coming true. What’s better is that it’s only expected to get better for all the stakeholders. GST: A brief history:

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Why do Some People Hate RSS

India is a land of many tongues. Some say themselves as Bharatiya, some say Hindu and some say Indian. No matter which language we are using, the only thing that need to be understood by all is, we all are

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Increasing Misogynistic Violence against Women in India

Misogynistic violence in India is a fact which is undoubtedly wide-spreading. Any context-free comparisons for this are unsupportive and unhelpful. There is absolutely no doubt that misogynistic violence against women in India is unfortunately quite widespread. But global comparisons on

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