PAKISTAN-INDIA PEOPLES’ FORUM FOR PEACE &DEMOCRACY C-38 (Basement), Lajpat Nagar – I, New Delhi Contacts: 09811081240, 09868165471, 011-26687725 Website: www.pipfpd.org PRESS RELEASE September 26, 2013: Completing 20 years of successful people-to-people intellectual and cultural exchanges between India, Pakistan and the disputed region of Jammu & Kashmir, the Pakistan India Peoples’ Forum for Peace and Democracy (PIPFPD) held its national... Continue Reading →
The Land Acquisition Bill, passed by Parliament during the Monsoon Session to replace a 119-year-old legislation, became a law with President Pranab Mukherjee giving assent to it. via President gives nod to Land Acquisition Bill.
Days after walking down the Gori, we go to the Sub-Divisional Magistrate of Dharchula sub-division, Pramod Kumar, who is busy coordinating rescue and relief on a war-footing, but still has the courtesy to meet. On being asked by me regarding the sudden release of water by the 280 MW National Hydro-Power Corporation NHPC Dhauliganga Hydro-Electricâ€¦... Continue Reading →
The Union Cabinet has bypassed Parliament and cleared an ordinance that overturns a Supreme Court judgment disqualifying MPs and MLAs convicted for crimes punishable with a jail term of two years or more. via Times Campaign: Times Campaign: Stop the ordinance that saves criminal politicians - The Times of India.
Supreme Court gives voters right to reject all candidates - The Times of India.
Coastal belt witnessing an innovative fund collection By Arun Jayan | ENS - THIRUVANANTHAPURAM The state, which has seen many varieties of fund collection, including the ‘bucket collection’ of the Left parties, for different causes is witnessing another innovative process of fund collection on its coastal belts. It’s ‘Mathi’ and ‘Choora’ that are replacing money as... Continue Reading →
By keeping Armed Forces Special Powers Act in force, the Government of India and State Governments refuse to recognize that AFSPA has not achieved its purpose. AFSPA is an anti-democratic act. Can a democratic country tolerate such an Act particularly since the security situation in most areas where the Act is in place has improved... Continue Reading →
C O U N T E R V I E W: Farmers sign affidavits against N-plant in Mithi Virdi, ask PM not to enter agreement with US or Westinghouse.