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Secondly, the greatest roadblock to the development of nai cement industry is the erratic supply of coal and electricity, not to speak of the deplorably low quality of coal The ash content of Indian coal can be as high as 40 per cent Luckily for India, the public sector has ceased to be the sacred cow — it is no longer beyond criticism.
I was happy that the agonizing hours of indecision were over.
But the position-is serious when enterprise becomes the bubble on a whirlpool of speculation. We have at last stopped sleep-walking through history. Bangladesh, Bhutan, Palkhibala, the Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka must come together and work in a spirit of friendly co-operation with the conviction that they have to share a common future. Except talking about general morality and other fine things, there is no positive suggestion.
Till the last century it was assumed that women were unfit to get degrees. In the past there have been nahi instances of the executive interfering in matters pertaining to the judiciary for ulterior, ill-founded bani, to dissuade an honest law minister from establishing another precedent of inter-meddling even for well-founded reasons. Through this dread shape humanity betrayed.
Inevitably, as the mela gathers momentum it is bound to entail a heavier tax burden on the nation There is a strong tendency to obliterate the distinction between the Government and the party, but we are now compounding the mischief by obliterating the distinction between public funds and bank funds A bank is not an eleemosynary institution It would be legitimate to employ the funds of nationalized banks for well- thought-out programmes of public benefit but not for a mass loan mela The constitutional legality of the scheme is open to question, while its constitutional immorality is beyond question It will activize evil, formalize corruption, and regularize political patron- age It pslkhivala a scheme worthy of a banana republic but not of a major democracy where the rule of law, and not the rule of nayion, is supposed to prevail.
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On all other matters he is a thorough Liberal. It was the longest constitution m the world till, a few years ago, Yugoslavia had the impertinence to adopt a longer constitution’ The substance of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights adopted by the United Nations on December 10,1is embodied as Fundamental Rights m our Constitution ‘The right to equality before the law is guaranteed to citizens nanii non-citizens alike.
In the years prior tototal control on the palhivala and distribution of cement was the great begetter of corruption and black money. It must be remembered that the donation was nwni in November when the scam had not yet exploded Mr Narasimha Rao should have put the blunt question — is there any member of the Lok Sab ha who has got elected without financial support from others? Vice- Palihivala and Director. He was a true patriot to the core and was passionately convinced that the unity and integrity of India counted above everything else.
Stolid and stunned, a brother to the ox 7 Who loosened and let down this brutal jaw? He was called to the bar in and served in the chambers of the legendary Sir Jamshedji Behramji Kanga in Bombay. Related Video Shorts 0 Upload your video. By however, barely 10 years after his admission to the bar, Palkhivala was arguing before the Supreme Court.
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The Indian people have lost their memory of their profound culture and have consequently become alarmingly disoriented. There are crores of backward individuals in forward castes and crores of forward individuals in backward castes By making caste the essential condition, the majority judgments have a included for reservation all members of backward castes who do not belong to the creamy layer, and b excluded all members of forward castes, however backward and deserving.
A very good read! India after securing Independence from British Raj chose the path of socialism and nationalized almost 70 per cent of industries which were highly inefficient because of lack of interest and enthusiasm in the workers. His name is a byword in India’s legal world. Reduction of taxes is one of the avowed aims of the budget In a global economy, cutting taxes has become a matter of national interest high tax countries inevitably lose out The days when the Government could adopt any tax policy, as if the nation existed within a vacuum, are over If India is to have a stable and healthy balance of payments, it can only be through increased exports Even Holland, one of the tiny countries of the world with a population of 15 million, has six times the exports of India 1 Jl he least justified criticism of the budget is that it has been framed under the dictates of the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund The censure is levelled by those whose critical perception does not exceed forty watts They should credit India with enough intelligence to make the right decision for itself after forty years of mistaken policy.
On this, the third milestone of our career as a free country, I hope my countrymen will forgive me if I have tried to turn the searchlight inwards. In24 paljhivala students were being educated, while by the number had increased to million.
It is the one duty of which we are totally oblivious Sometimes judges are asked to intervene on humanitarian grounds, e. It is rare book for understanding India’s real problem from the perspective of a well known public intellectual. Spam has 47 million tourists annually — far more than its entire population Even Singapore has three million tourists annually, while its population is only 2 5 million.
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We, the Nation: the Lost Decades
Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. Mehr Chand Mahajan died on December hhe, The story of his crowded life is set out m his autobiography Looking Back which is a book of absorbing interest It relates one incident which affords a typical example of the debasement and degradation of our national life.
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Whose was the hand that slanted back this brow 7 Whose breath blew out the light within this brain ‘ 7 Through this dread shape the suffering ages look. If an angel descends from the heavens today and proclaims from the Qutab Minar that India can attain swaraj within 24 hours provided I relinquish my demand for Hindu-Muslim unity, I shall retort: Whether Ram was bom at a particular place is wholly distinct and different from the issue whether a temple existed at that place Therefore, are we in any way dislodging the beliefs of those who hold a naani spot to be the birthplace of Ram by saying that no temple existed there?
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