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India: Supreme Court slams TN CM Jayalalithaa on numerous defamation cases against opponents!

Indian Supreme Court on August 24 asked the Tamil Nadu government to chin up and face criticism of its policies. The apex court observed No other State in the country seemed to have filed so many criminal defamation cases, that too using the state machinery and the public prosecutor’s office, in the recent past.

India: Supreme Court slams TN CM Jayalalithaa on numerous defamation cases against opponents!
India: Supreme Court slams TN CM Jayalalithaa on numerous defamation cases against opponents!
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Modi Comes Out Of Silent Mode?

At his first US ‘town hall’ type address on July 6, Narendra Modi was at his theatrical best. Using his trademark 1940-50 era filmy style of delivering dialogues in stentorian voice. With much flailing of hands he told a selected audience at a stadium in Delhi how ‘angry’ he gets when he finds ‘anti-social elements’ going wild in the name of ‘cow protection’.

Modi Comes Out Of Silent Mode?
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Time for India to Act, Not Talk

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has given notice of getting tough on Islamabad in a manner no previous Indian government has been. There are critics of this new tough line but most Indians would think that it was long overdue. Pakistan has long derived advantage from the Indian refusal to compete with it in propaganda warfare.

Time for India to Act, Not Talk
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Cabinet approves National Policy on Durable Solutions for Conflict Affected Displacement

At its meeting held on August 16 2016, the Cabinet of Ministers adopted a “National Policy on Durable Solutions for Conflict-Affected Displacement” for persons displaced as a result of the conflict. The policy was drafted by the Ministry of Prison Reforms, Rehabilitation, Resettlement and Hindu Religious Affairs, at the request of the President Maithripala Sirisena.

Cabinet approves National Policy on Durable Solutions for Conflict Affected Displacement
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