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The middle class has stopped growing

The middle class has stopped growing

Subir Roy Perhaps the most disturbing aspect of the current economic slowdown is that the middle class in the country has stopped growing. This is contrary to the process that had begun in the nineties and continued till lately with a pause in between during a setback, like the global economic crisis of 2008. As […] Read more

The hockey match joke and Pakistan's foreign policy

The hockey match joke and Pakistan’s foreign policy

Nilesh Kunwar It’s a very old joke that would probably have remained forgotten had it not been for Islamabad enacting it out so often. For those who haven’t heard it, the joke goes like this- a student who was weak in English language got a ‘sure-shot’ tip from his friends that the subject of the […] Read more

Return of terror phase in Valley

Return of terror phase in Valley

Ashok Bhan On the appointed day of August 5 this year, the erstwhile state of Jammu and Kashmir was bifurcated into two UTs. The abrogation of the special status of the state and its reorganisation was received with jubilation in Jammu and Leh district (initial euphoria, though, is missing now in Jammu); peaceful protests in […] Read more

Travelogue of ‘Pushkar Tirathraj’

Travelogue of ‘Pushkar Tirathraj’

Mahadeep Singh Jamwal With a civilization of more than 5000 years, India has a legacy of temples, monuments, places and sculptural masterpieces of inimitable aesthetic grandeur. India’s amazing diversity is also shown in the religions and religious places. One of the famous religious places is the Pushkar situated in an enchanting valley of the ‘Aravali […] Read more

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