We The People: How the USAÔÇÖs Political System Works

DW Special / Chandigarh: ePaper Version: Kal K Korff What makes this yearÔÇÖs election of special interest is that for the first time in AmericaÔÇÖs history, most voters are now tired of these two parties and record numbers of them are now open to supporting a viable third party alternative “We The People” are the […]

Lawyer calls for suspension of Haryana Police DIG as SIT head

Daily World/Chandigarh: Leading city lawyer and human rights activist Utsav Bains has called for the suspension of the DIG of police Rajshree Singh heading the Special Investigation Team on the Murthal Gangrape Case in Haryana. This incident is reported to have taken place near the National Capital during the Jat Reservation Agitation in February. Speaking […]

SC stayed ÔÇÿgag orderÔÇÖ issued by Nehra Commission

Manish Tiwari/ Chandigarh: Click here for ePaper version: Down memory lane SC stayed ÔÇÿgag orderÔÇÖ issued by Nehra Commission The Apex CourtÔÇÖs intervention helped publication of details of Swiss bank transactions in the name of Punjab Intranet Company As pressure mounted on then Chief Minister, Capt Amarinder Singh to come clean on the issue of […]

RaninderÔÇÖs Swiss bank episode in 2004 undermined Captain AmarinderÔÇÖs war against corruption

Manish Tiwari/Chandigarh: Click here for ePaper Version: Down memory lane Nearly 12 years after I published a series of news reports in Hindustan Times on how money from India was being stashed away to Swiss bank accounts in the name of the once-proposed Punjab Intranet Company (PIC), the Income Tax departmentÔÇÖs decision to file a […]

WhatÔÇÖs going on in the Gomti River?

AJIT CHAK/LUCKNOW : LucknowÔÇÖs lifeline and a source of fish for the adjoining villages the Gomti river which ravaged the city with several floods has been under the keen eye of the Lucknow Development Authority and Uttar Pradesh bureaucrats ever since the concept of creating colonies and housing and commercial complexes came up in the […]

Encroachments in AmritsarÔÇÖs Jallianwala Bagh as ASI remains uninformed

Ajit Chak (DW) Amritsar : The historic Jallianwala Bagh in Amritsar where thousands of tourists flock everyday is today being encroached upon by the airconditioners and other devices of local residents, showrooms and other establishments. The Archaelogical Survey of India which should take cognizance of this matter is either unaware or has not bothered to […]