14 articles found for United States
The success of the Republic Day in India has always been typified by the big missiles, handsome parades and extravagant show of culture. But this time the ‘Air Force One’ steals the spotlight and presents the diplomatic success of the event like never before. The leaders two biggest democracies of the world are looking forward to forging what President Obama calls one of the defining relationsh...Read More.
Udham Singh was essentially a man of action and save his statement before the judge at his trial, there was no writing from his pen available to historians. Recently, letters written by him to Shiv Singh Jauhal during his days in prison after the shooting of Sir Michael O'Dwyer have been discovered and published. These letters show him as a man of great courage, with a sense of humour. He calle...Read More.
PM Modi chaired the first NITI Ayog Governing Council meet at his residence yesterday. A meeting in which 31 States and UTs participated to share their vision of developing India and the reforms it needs. This development defogs the intents of the newly formed NITI ayog and gives a valuable insight into what this THINK TANK is capable of. To thoroughly understand the first we must look at wha...Read More.
GST or Goods and Service tax is an indirect tax that will subsume most of the indirect taxes imposed on goods and services under single unit and thus in turn simplifying the current tax framework where different taxes are imposed separately at varied rates.Read More.
Hanumanthappa, who hailed from Karnataka, was found alive after being buried under 25 feet of snow for six days after an avalanche hit his post at the altitude of 19600 feet at Siachen, the world highest battlefield where temperature was -45 degree Celsius where avalanche victims can be revived only if recovered within 15 minutes. But His exemplary willpower and struggle for life is worth menti...Read More.
The NDA just announced the financial budget for 2015 and already the "AAM" Indian voter has started cribbing about "Acche din"! Everyone is busy criticising Narendra Modi for not keeping the promises made during the election campaign. But why do we remember only the "Acche din" tagline? Why do we have such a short memory? Let's look back a little and see if everything is going according to the ...Read More.
Yemen, the second largest country in the peninsula, is currently struggling over its control issues and on the brink of complete ruination. Though destitute, but because of its paramount geography, this scuffle for power has put the peace and security of the gulf countries in jeopardy.Read More.
We love the family like ambience of the place. Its been ages since its inception in 1922. No surprises our grandma/pa are du pass outs. This is the place where we encounter unforgiving bureaucracy, fascinating books, catchy music, new friends and probably love. And all these ingredients may bring out the real you.Read More.