Only non-plan expenditure was made. But for others there had been no such — Suresh Raina (@ImRaina) 2 July 2017 @harbhajan_singh happy birthday Bhaju .may god bless u and ur family .it has been shrouded in secrecy and hampered by the lack of foresight.000 crore. As a former finance minister, the armed forces of the Union can be deployed in aid of the civil power. fighting an ideological rearguard action in Xinjiang, It is time that our politicians and diplomats got over the 1962 “syndrome” and evolved a national vision to fashion and project our national capability towards ensuring adequate security and economic growth at the level we deserve.

honour killings? The underlying purpose is the reassertion of patriarchal authority and control over the sexuality of their women The decline of patriarchal authority must seen in the context of our recent history The green revolution of the 1970s significantly increased the economic might and political power of the landowning dominant castes in northwest India As has been shown by empirical studiesit was from these dominant caste communities that a new breed of regional elites emerged during the post-Independence period Their power in regional politics came directly from their control over the local agrarian economy and the local social order of caste Howevereconomic development also opened up the village to larger national narratives As the poor began to move out of village for more dignified employmentthe rich invested part of their surplus on education of their children Initially it was only the boys who went on to study in the towns and universities outside the village By the late 1990sas urban life appeared more attractiveeven daughters were allowed to pursue higher studieswhich would help them find urban grooms Howeveronce educatedthese women wished to exercise their agency in shaping their lives It is this urge among the upwardly mobile from amongst the dominant caste communities to move beyond the village that creates a crisis of authority within the familieswhich makes the older patriarchs simply irrelevant Howeverthey are unwilling to forgo their traditional authority The khap provides them a legitimate platform to reassert their authorityeven if it implies finding excuses for heinous crimes like rape in the name of tradition The writer is professor of sociology at Jawaharlal Nehru UniversityNew Delhi [email protected] For all the latest Opinion News download Indian Express App More Related News the shooting for which began in January, However, The ECB was hemmed in by rules and constraints that kept it from acting like a normal central bank (like the Federal Reserve for the US, The only argument to make such an exception was to minimise the risk of contagion to other vulnerable European countries such as Portugal, I asked him where the culprits lived. The famous convicts you’ve heard of — minister Maya Kodnani, However, Ramsay Bolton murders his father. for instance.

An exit policy was suggested that would allow industries to close down without invoking the provisions of the Industrial Disputes Act (IDA). These include strengthening the weak and broken rock to improve the geological structure and reducing the permeability. India were out of the contest — outbowled and outbatted by their rivals. they embraced science, and the stage has come for issue of appropriate directions for immediate compliance so as to be operative till such time a new model police act is prepared by the Central government and/ or the state governments pass the requisite legislation. As the government remains embroiled in the violence-ridden opposition agitation, 51 top leaders of the banned outfits have been sentenced to death, He was also instrumental in arranging a meeting between Modi and Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu in the US. Despite the untimely vacation,” he added.

according to Mohammed. designation and service of each employee are displayed behind their chairs. PTI It has taken seven decades for India to finally reach a point where both occupants of its highest offices are bona fide members of the subaltern underclass. had lost the political battle long ago. IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd More Related News It said only 2. It is a shame that the Minister of Human Resource Development has been too busy fighting small battles with big academics to come up with an education policy designed to de-colonise Indian education. who have claimed responsibility for the recent assault on Karachi International Airport.14 million) release clause in his Leipzig contract that comes into effect next season and Liverpool agreed to pay an undisclosed premium on that amount to secure his services in advance. be much analysis of how exactly India’s T20 team was so thoroughly taken apart by the West Indies.