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BJP Makes The Most Of Balakot Feat

PACHU MENON, MARGAO WING Commander Abhinandan Varthaman is that brave face of the armed forces that the country has come to identify with lately. The fighter pilot who had to bail out into enemy territory after a dogfight, was caught and suffered 60 hours of ordeal in enemy captivity before being released, has scripted a new chapter in Indian history …

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Keeping NBFCs On The Right Track

TAPONEEL MUKHERJEE EVENTS in India’s credit market over the last one year have once again shown that debt used well is a value creator, but excessive debt can lead to severe problems. The crucial point to keep in mind is that well-structured lending institutions in the credit space are much needed to aid a rapidly growing economy, and, therefore, strategies …

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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Instability Percolates Into Panchayats IN the past, no-confidence motions and sharing of term of power by rotation were heard of mostly at the state government and the municipal levels. But now they have become the order of the day at the panchayat level. While there is stability in the state government and various municipal bodies, instability seems to have now …

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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Take Back Padma Award From Kochhar THIS is with reference to the ongoing probe by various investigating agencies against former ICICI Bank CEO Chanda Kochhar.

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The Spectre Of No-Deal Brexit

 AMIT KAPOOR   AS the March 29 cut-off date for Britain’s exit from the European Union nears, there seems to be no consensus among its politicians on a withdrawal agreement.

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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Resolve Seafarers’ Concerns GOAN seafarers have welcomed the proposal put forth by South Goa MP Narendra Sawaikar before Union Minister for Shipping Nitin Gadkari for  allowing  the Vasco-based  mercantile marine department to hold ministry of shipping certificate of competency exam and all certification of safety courses. The central minister has also been urged to resolve  the issue of continuous discharge …

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The Spectre Of No-Deal Brexit

 AMIT KAPOOR AS the March 29 cut-off date for Britain’s exit from the European Union nears, there seems to be no consensus among its politicians on a withdrawal agreement.

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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Dialogue Is The Way Forward LAST Friday was an eventful  day  as far as India’s continued fight against cross-border terrorism emanating from Pakistan is concerned. Indian Air Force pilot Abhinandan Varthaman  returned home from his nearly three-day captivity in Pakistan.

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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Implement 2006 Forest Rights Act I breathed a sigh of relief when Supreme Court  stayed its February 13 order directing the eviction of over eleven lakh forest-dwelling Scheduled Tribes and other traditional forest dwellers across sixteen states whose claims for forest land rights have been rejected under the Forest Rights Act of 2006. 

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