Aircel to sponsor Indian Davis Cup team

New Delhi, Sep 9 (IANS) Telecom major Aircel will be the sponsor of the Indian tennis team for the Davis Cup play-off against Japan in Tokyo Sep 18-20. The Aircel India Davis Cup team comprising Leander Paes, Mahesh Bhupathi, Somdev Devvarman, Rohan Bopanna and S.P. Misra (non-playing captain) will leave for Tokyo Sep 12. ‘Aircel’s … Read more

What is the Staff Strength of CVC?

Min of Coal Guidelines for Option of Coal Blocks Supply of Coal to Domestic Industries Karnpura Coal Field Issue to be Decided by GoM Min of Comm. & Information Technology Objectionable Content on Websites Min of Culture Popularizing Lesser Known Ancient Temples Min of Defence Foreign National Casualty Evacuation:114 HU,AF Min of Personnel, Public Grievances … Read more

Supreme Court Judgement on Scavengers

We give below some extracts from the Supreme Court judgment dated 12.07.2011 on the issue of scavengers working under the Delhi Jal Board (Civil appeal No 5322 of 2011), which are self explanatory This appeal filed by Delhi Jal Board for setting aside an interlocutory order passed by the Division Bench of the Delhi High … Read more

Supreme Snub : Court SIT A Major Embarrassment For Govt

THE Supreme Court’s decision to take over the charge of investigations into the black money issue is a virtual vote of no-confidence in the government’s capacity and willingness to track unaccounted wealth. Not only that, the apex court has taken the unusual step of appointing a special investigation team under a retired Supreme Court judge, … Read more

Now A Petroleum Scam?

The draft of the CAG report on the audit of the Production Sharing Contracts for KG basin gas has already exposed the nexus between the UPA Government and M/s. Reliance Industries. When a question on the status of gas availability, output, capital expenditure etc. was first raised in Rajya Sabha on 12.12.2006 by CPI (M) … Read more

The -Reliance KG Gas Scam Prabir Purkayastha, Newsclick

The CAG Draft Report on the audit of the Production Sharing Contracts for the on-shore and off-shore oil and gas blocks is now widely being circulated in the media, showing once again the unholy nexus between the UPA and big capital in the country. The CAG has shown that the Directorate General of Hydrocarbons (DGH) … Read more

Demand For JPC On Spectrum Scam :Go Beyond Rhetoric

The government’s show of flexibility on the demand for a Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) probe into the 2G spectrum allocation is a significant development ahead of the vital budget session. Fearing a repeat of the log jam that besieged the winter session of Parliament, the government softening its stand will counter the growing perception of … Read more

THE ADARSH SOCIETY SCAM A Shocking Exposure of Congress govt Venality – Ashok Dhawale

ON November 9, 2010, minutes after US president Barack Obama’s departure from India, the Congress high command finally cracked down on Ashok Chavan and Suresh Kalmadi. Ashok Chavan had to quit as the Maharashtra chief minister in the wake of his involvement in the Adarsh Society scam in Mumbai. And Suresh Kalmadi had to quit as secretary of the Congress … Read more

75 Years of Odiya Film Making : A Flashback – Kapilas Bhuyan

The release of the first Odiya talkie ‘Sita Bibah’ by Mohan Sundar Deb Goswami on 28th April 1936 was a defining moment for ethnic film movement and added a new dimension to the expression of local identity. It had just been preceded by the formation of nationhood in the linguistic lines on 1st April in … Read more


India is a constitutional democracy with a parliamentary system of government, and at the heart of the system is a commitment to hold regular, free and fair elections. These elections determine the composition of the government, the membership of the two houses of parliament, the state and union territory legislative assemblies, and the Presidency and … Read more