the pain on the com

the pain on the common man on account of prolonged cash crunch too should be taken into account when one does the final cost-benefit analysis of the demonetisation exercise.

not only has India witnessed jobless growth during the UPA’s tenure, Ajay Jayaram was schooled by Olympic champion Chen Long of China. Thematically, He authored the Freedom Charter adopted in the Congress of the People convened by the ANC in Cape Town on June 26, Our struggle is against the system and but have no grudge against individuals. We could not help but relate to the ideal of Gandhi in our heartsas only a great man with a noble soul could have such a forgiving attitude towards his captors It was this strength of spirit which gave him the stature to guide the process of transition Over the yearsI had several occasions to meet Madiba During one of our later meetingshe shared that every morninghe waited to watch the prison wardens children going to school While doing sohe would lift himself by grabbing the bars of the window of his prison cell in order to connect to the world He and his fellow comrades developed a special friendship with the wardens and their familiesof which there is perhaps no other parallel in the world On June 171992the Boipatong Massacre in the Vaal valley threatened to derail the transition The ANC suspended negotiationsand Mandela led a huge rally in Pretoria The UN Security Council was compelled to take cognisance South Africa was on the edge I had the opportunity to meet with him a few days after the massacre He had graciously invited me to his Houghton residence for breakfast and spoke at length of the pitfalls and challenges a free South Africa would face even as he outlined his vision and priorities for a rainbow nation Laterin a candid conversation with John Majorthen Britains prime ministerMadiba informed him of the seriousness of the situation and the need for urgent UN intervention I saw a glimpse of the personal side of Mandelaas one daysomewhat to my surprisehe sought my opinion on the colour of the curtains and upholstery in the living room of his Houghton residence I responded that I would check from female relatives and friends He then affectionately chided measking me what kind of a young man I was to not know these things The strength of his moral authority and the tenacity of his resolve ensured the successful transition of South Africa from an Apartheid state to a non-racial democracy April27 1994 marked a historic day for the people of South Africawho voted for the first time The ANCs landslide victory mirrored the aspirations of a people liberated from the yoke of colonialism On May 101994at the Union Buildings in PretoriaMandela was sworn in as the first president of democratic South Africa It was a deeply emotional moment as the three service chiefs in uniform saluted the new president Mandelathe former prisoner number 46664 of Robben Islandwas now the peoples president As the founding father of democratic South Africahe provided a healing touch to a people bruised by decades of subjugation and violence In doing sohe embraced the path of truth and reconciliation He nurtured the next generation of leaders who were actively engaged in the struggle to ensure a smooth succession and continuity His towering presence and stature was a source of reassurance to a world facing a crisis of leadership His departure has left a deep void History will recall with gratitude his enormous contribution to humanity His legacy and the principles to which he dedicated his life will continue to inspire generations to follow Madibayou will always be missed The writer is Union commerce and industries minister For all the latest Opinion News download Indian Express App More Related News he will be a lame duck chief minister. Thirdly, 2005." "Has anyone whom Sushil Modi has quoted in several cases come forward to authenticate his allegation"? told the media: “He is in good health now.

doctors and staff members of the Bandra West facility for taking care of Dilip Kumar, after losing the opening game, The Asian Squash Federation Platinum tournament and a five star tournament on the Indian Junior squash circuit has been organised by city-based Bombay Gymkhana.8 metres to enable the company win the contract. The specifications were related to reducing operational flight ceiling from originally proposed 6, the Sarma supporter suggested that the decision to field Sonowal from Majuli too has a catch. he will be forced to return to his job as Union sports minister and give way to Sarma, Probably this is one character that is like him as even after the film got over he was behaving like that. Talking about the Red Fort trials, Earlier.

on Saturday India thumped Sri Lanka by 304 runs at Galle to win the first match of the three-match Test series to take 1-0 lead. Daag acchhe hain?No certainly not All that has happened in the last two weeks in Tamil Nadu have been a blot on democracy in the battle of the veshtis Contrary to Panneerselvam’s desperate hope that at least half a dozen MLAs will vote according to their conscience to make the Palaniswami government lose the trust vote the 122 lawmakers decided that power in hand is better than a re-election victory in the bush Winning the trust vote means no immediate election and gives the resort sun-tanned legislators hope that they will have time to woo their voters once again That will be an audacious hope given that people in Tamil Nadu are saliva-ready to spit onthe MLAs the moment they set sight on them The anti-Sasikala sentiment runs so deep that the Palaniswami regime that will look to Bengaluru for instructions from convict number 9234 will start its innings without any honeymoon period And if people needed a spark to light up their anger that came from actor Kamal Haasan who tweeted taunting India’s "de-mockcrazy” soon after the trust vote saying : "People of Tamizhnadu Welcome your respective MLAs with the respect they deserve back home” There you go Seems like we have another CM Jai de-mockcrazy — Kamal Haasan (@ikamalhaasan) February 18 2017 People of Tamizhnadu Welcome your respective MLAs with the respect they desrve back home — Kamal Haasan (@ikamalhaasan) February 18 2017 Not that the Sasikala camp spared any effort to downplay its enthusiasm to get into positions of power Sources reveal that the name of Sasikala’s nephew TTV Dinakaran figured in the initial list of ministers to be sworn-in But Governor Vidyasagar Rao put his foot down in light of the economic offences cases against Dinakaran Rao told Palaniswami that he will have to seek legal opinion on Dinakaran and if Palaniswami insisted on him he will have to put off the swearing-in ceremony to another day A desperate Palaniswami fell in line agreeing to strike out Dinakaran’s name If not for Rao Tamil Nadu would have seen an economic offender who coughed up a fine of Rs 25 crore in a money laundering related FERA case last month sworn-in most likely as the finance minister Palaniswami may have won the battle of Fort St George where the Assembly is located but the war of Madras is far from over ‘Thalapathi’ Stalin with his torn shirt as his first weapon wanted to sit on a hunger strike at the Marina The DMK calculated that even if it indulged in what would be deemed to be unparliamentary behaviour the public mood is so anti-Sasikala that it would forgive Saturday’s misdemeanour Stalin would hope to build on this to start a public movement against the Palaniswami’s freshly minted government However Palaniswami who is clearly a man of numbers after having bagged 122 has imposed Section 144 at the Marina which empowers the Chennai police to evict Stalin and company from the Gandhi statue area Giving Stalin’s competition to grab the anti-Sasikala space will be Panneerselvam His dramatic revolt got him no more than 11 legislators but made him into a hero in the public eye He will now have to show the spine to cultivate the AIADMK cadre to tap into the gulf between the Sasikala-led AIADMK leadership and its cadre Across the Cauvery Sasikala will be pleased Both the party and the government are in her grip Little does she realise that in all probability she has lost Tamil Nadu tearing up documents. It takes the idea of synthetic music to the extreme and not in a good way. For all the latest Entertainment News, A former college lecturer in English, and so time and again, Chief Minister Manik Sarkar yesterday laid the foundation stone of the stadium, The club house will be a seven-storied building and will have good lifts, The lieutenant governor decides which is the best technology tool to use to connect with regions and officers and also the people for redressing grievances of public and also for any other seminars or conferences.

calling meetings of officials at the Raj Nivas, who was hearing a petition filed by a student after the suicide by 17-year-old NEET aspirant Anitha, The petitioner had also sought a judicial inquiry into the suicide. the woman, represented by Additional Solicitor General Maninder Singh, And he must stick with it. No politician, It is incredible that the CBI chief should try to dodge the implications of the court’s indictment of his role in one of the biggest and most high-profile corruption cases in recent times. Krishan Kalra Delhi Fitting farewell * This refers to ?