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Report by: 
Bhopinder Singh

The Preamble of the Constitution mentions certain structural underpinnings, pre-eminently that India is a Sovereign, Socialist, Secular, Democratic, Republic. Each of these has faced varying degrees of challenges while sustaining a composite India.

Port Blair

Two training-cum-demonstration programmes on application of microbial products in plant health management were conducted in Panighat and RK gram villages of Mayabunder and Diglipur areas recently by ICAR-Central Island Agricultural Research Institute, Port Blair in co

Port Blair

Acting on a credible information regarding transportation of venison from Mayabunder to Billiground on Friday, the Police team of PS Billiground headed by S.I Rangaraj, SHO, P.S.

Port Blair

The Member of Parliament, A & N Islands, Mr Bishnu Pada Ray has condoled the death of Mr Rakesh Ram, HGC, PBND, APWD, son of Late Bhasat Ram, elder brother of  Mr Dheeraj Ram, Mondal President, BJP.

Port Blair

The Entrance Exam of Indira Gandhi National Open University for admission into Management Programme (MBA) and Bachelor of Education (B.Ed) will be held tomorrow.

Port Blair

To build in scientific temperment among the students and also to expose them on the latest development in R & D activities of Agriculture, the students of IX, X and XII (Commerce Stream) of Government Model Senior Secondary School, Port Blair made a visit to ICAR-

Author: 
B. Sivaraman

The November 30 rally by India’s lakhs of farmers thronging New Delhi was unique in many respects. Unlike the earlier attempts at snatching national spotlight, the entire galaxy of opposition leaders—from Rahul Gandhi to Arvind Kejriwal, from Sitaram Yechury to Sudhakar Reddy and Dipankar Bhattacharya—addressed the massive crowd. The podium itself resembled a popular front against the BJP. The speeches were all primarily political and in sum it was a BJP hatao rally.

A judge of the Meghalaya High Court has, in course of a recent judgment, observed that India should have been declared a Hindu country at the time of independence. He wrote: “Pakistan declared themselves as an Islamic country and since India was divided on the basis of religion should also have been declared a Hindu country but it remained as a secular country.” He went on to add: “I make it clear that nobody should try to make India another Islamic country, otherwise it will be a doomsday for India and the world.”