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Panditocide and India’s Ironic Role in Criminalising Genocide

The number of convicted persons for the genocide crimes against Kashmiri Pandits is zero. Right from India’s pioneering role in co-sponsoring the United Nations Genocide Convention of 1948 to signing it on 29th November 1949 and ratifying it on 27th August 1959, Indian state has only moved away from its moral and contractual obligations. Not only that. MoS for the Ministry of Home Affairs has gone ahead and officially ‘dismissed’ the idea to bring any special legislation on genocide crime in India, by giving a misleading argument on the floor of Rajya Sabha, the upper house of the Parliament of India, on 9th February 2022.

EC announces bye-election for 3 Assembly Constituencies in Odisha, Kerala, and Uttarakhand on 31st May

The Election Commission has announced schedule for bye-election to three Assembly Constituencies in Odisha, Kerala, and Uttarakhand. The bye-election to Brajarajnagar Constituency in Odisha, Thrikkakara seat in Kerala, and Champawat Constituency in Uttarakhand will be held on 31st of this month. The Election Commission said, counting of votes will take […]

CCEA approves highest bid of Star 9 Mobility Private Limited for sale of entire 51% of government’s shareholding of Pawan Hans Limited

Government has approved the highest bid of Star9 Mobility Private Limited for sale of entire 51 percent of government’s shareholding of Pawan Hans Limited and transfer of management control. The Alternative Mechanism, empowered by the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs, comprising Union Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari, Union […]

General Manoj Mukund Naravane to relinquish charge as Chief of the Army Staff today; Lieutenant General Manoj Pande to take over as next Army Chief

General Manoj Mukund Naravane today received a guard of honour at the South Block lawns in New Delhi prior to relinquishing as Chief of the Army Staff. The current Vice Chief of Army Staff Lieutenant General Manoj Pande is taking over as the next Army Chief. The 29th Army Chief […]

PM Modi lays emphasises of Technology in Judicial System; Says govt is implementing e-courts project in mission mode for time-bound delivery of justice

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today called for encouraging local languages in courts saying, it will increase the confidence of the common people in the judicial system. Mr. Modi said this while addressing the inaugural session of the Joint Conference of Chief Ministers of the States and Chief Justices of High […]