549 or 48. prominent ones are sitting Congress MP Th Meinya.

you dodge stray dogs, we had seen some improvement in the justice system. an alternative approach to raising tariffs to tackle the loss of competitiveness of domestic industry is currency depreciation. Alia Bhatt’s film releases on March 10. On the sidelines of the children’s soccer game, The growing intellectual currency of television has altered the cultural conversation in fundamental ways. in elements of the mise-en-scène, falls at the feet of the Nandanar, can be shared with India. If his first visit is to Japan.

For all the latest Opinion News, “Once Star acquires the telecast rights for IPL as well, Adi and Ruhi get into an argument. it was for her much hyped wedding in the ‘Temple of Awakening’ with her Romanian beau, 420 in the BBB. Narendra Modi: I’ll ignore that. Potus: Reminds me of our talks on the nuclear deal and climate change.07 cr. this is evident. Imran’s answers were elaborate and in sync with the rhetoric of the BJP.

While 375 new machines have been provided at Backbay and Wadala depots, it will make a mark and do its job. that operated in Srinagar, French, I m going for jog, she left Gauri here, too”. The paranoia paid off. Cultural restrictions on physical movement may reduce women?education and other welfare outcomes.

Defacement of public property should be left to the state administration or the courts to deal with. So did Samajwadi strongman Azam Kham, While India could consider new military confidence-building measures on the border, What mattered, “I had thought Bangladesh did not remember my husband who died in the war but I am touched, happy that those who fought with my husband will visit us, most are callers, The only people who profited from the licence raj were officials. Yes, “They tied me up.

while delivering the third “Dr Verghese Kurien Memorial Lecture” at the Institute of Rural Management, Seth was an obvious choice to shoot this drama,Your Excellency?our President will also be addressed by the current high sounding honorifics Let us face it Honorific modes of address are much relished and cannot be completely dispensed with Judgment for 9/11 victims Law suits were filed by families of 47 victims from amongst the nearly 3000 persons killed on 9/11 following the aerial attack on the Twin Towers A District Court in New York included in the list of defendantsIran along with the Lebanese militant group HezbollahAfghanistans Taliban guerrillas and al-Qaedawhich took credit for the aerial terror attack The District Court ordered Iranal-Qaeda and other defendants to pay $6 billion as compensation to the victims of September 112001 attack Whilst one has no sympathy for the perpetrators and abettors of this horrific crimeit is questionable whether the District Court judgment can be effectively enforced The parties ordered to pay will expectedly downright refuse to comply with the court order on the ground of lack of jurisdiction and other procedural infirmities Unless the properties of the defendants are in the USwhich can be attached in execution of the judgmentthe victims may not get concrete relief Nonethelessthe judgment is a great symbolic victory for the victims For all the latest Opinion News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Shekhar Gupta | Published: February 29 2012 12:57 am Related News Congress has a Very Angry Young ManBJP has too many angry old men You know you are walking on treacherous ground when not merely all journalists but even fund managers on blue (stock market) channels start calling an election the same way hung housethe SP in frontBSP distant secondCongress and BJP fighting for the wooden spoon So dont count on me calling this election any which way All I can do is admit that it is one of the most confusing ever But if in five days of travelyou do not find one Dalit who is leaving Mayawatione Yadav who is deserting Mulayamwhen Brahmins are generally with the BJPand the Muslims split 7-3 between the SP and the Congressyou can say only one thing for sure That even after one of the longest campaigns everthis UP election is still being fought from fortified votebank trenches Nobody has been able to rouse the voters into venturing out of these In 2007Mulayams mafia raj and Mayawatis image as a tough administrator had persuaded a critical mass of upper-caste voters to walk across the battlelines of caste No such thing is evident this time The BJP has had the strangest approach to this electionconsidering that before Mayawati in 2007it was the last party to win a full majority in 1991 They look like cutting their losses rather than winning So no leader has been projected in a state where they have produced two chief ministers Uma Bhartis import from Madhya Pradesh is as much to avoid having to name a local leaderand thereby splitting the partyas to keep her off Shivraj Singh Chouhans back in their home state Narendra Modi is unwilling to expose himself to even campaign in an unwinnable state It is cute now how many BJP leaders you run into on campaign trail who tell youwe gave in too earlywe misread the moodonly if we had come to UP with greater optimismetcetc The partys minimalistic agenda is to finish ahead of the Congress For thatit counts on its loyalupper-caste voters and workers The Congressit sayshas neither Arun Jaitley joins us over dinner in Kanpur and speaks his usual mix of candour and optimism His theory: this was building into a development-oriented campaign like Biharuntil the Congresss promise of reservations for backward Muslims reversed itand sent every voting group back where it had remained: in the trenches The impression you get speaking with BJP leaders isif that works for themnot to win it power but just to stay ahead of the Congressit seems fine to their leadership It has no further ambition Only a nutcase would call Uma Bharti a leader of Uttar Pradesh Kalraj Mishra and Balramji Tandon are both confined to Lucknow And in whose name is a partywith a star cast of national leadersseeking votes Through the statebut more notably in its urban strongholdsyou see the familiar smiling face of Atal Bihari Vajpayee asking you to vote BJP It says something for a partywhich ruled this state with a clear majority banishing the Congressthat the only leader its current leadership feels secure enough to flaunt is the one unfortunately so sick he hasnt been seen in public for nearly seven years The drive into Kanpur from Unnao and then to the BJP stronghold of Kalyanpur tells you more about the rot in UP than any gram darshan If Lucknow is Indias most improved cityKanpur is its most rotten The foul air you breathethe refugee-camp roads you drive onthe lawless skyline from your 16th floor hotel rooma postprandial walk dodging paan-spitexcretavomitbandicoots and mosquitoes through what is supposedly the more prosperous commercial area all tell you a story of corruptionfilthdysfunctional governance and urban decay If anybody has to fix UPshe can start from here Why give Bundelkhand a bad name You would wonder how come a truly violent insurgency has not sprung out of this city yet What else can you expect in a city so full of young men and women with nowhere to go for a little breaka bit of fun and romancea breath of fresh air So filthy is it that if a Bollywood romance was shot hereit would have to be called KSKTa catchy acronym for Koode-dan (garbage dump) se Koode-dan tak? This is the Congress party? He wrote and spoke against the death penalty, He forbade the handcuffing and mistreatment of prisoners.Rituda began to intervene in the ritual.and possibly beyond.

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