Can The Real Shekhawat Ever Stand Up?

By Subhash Gatade “There will be a Gujarat-like situation in Rajasthan if the State Government did not stop its ‘appeasement of Muslims’ and ‘anti-Hindu’ policies.” – Bhairon Singh Shekhawat, former Rajasthan chief minister, Gangapur on 23 April, The Hindu, 30 April 2002. THE elections for the post of the president […]

Bangladesh elections roadmap in 15 days

Dhaka, July 01: The Bangladesh Election Commission will announce within 15 days a complete roadmap for staging the next parliamentary election within a specific timeframe. The commission would specify the time required to complete the required tasks including preparation of the voters list by July 15, its chief said. “The […]

Fiji public sector unions issue strike notice

Fiji’s public sector unions have now issued a 28-days notice to strike over the military regime’s decision to cut public servants’ pay by 5 percent and reduce the retirement age from 60 to 55 years. The strike by the Confederation of the Public Sector Unions (CPSU) is set to begin […]

Shankarsinh Vaghela’s Australia visit – Special SAT Supplement

Vaghela’s Australia visit – Spl. Supplemant- P-1Vaghela’s Australia visit – Spl. Supplemant- P-2Vaghela’s Australia visit – Spl. Supplemant- P-3 page4.pdf

Bardhan questions timing of charges against Patil

CPI General Secretary A.B. Bardhan on Friday came out in support of Pratibha Patil, the UPA-Left presidential candidate, asking why the allegations against her had taken so long to come out. “If there was a genuine case, they would have filed a case. Why has all this come out now?” […]