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Right to Information (RTI) Act 2005

Right to Information (RTI) is an Act of the Parliament of India to provide for setting out the practical regime of right to information for citizens. The erstwhile Freedom of information Act, 2002 was replaced by Right to Information (RTI)   Act passed by Parliament on 15 June 2005 and came fully into force on

The Dilemma of Growth Without Jobs

The Dilemma of Growth Without Jobs

Worsening unemployment scenario According to a Labour Bureau report, unemployment rate in India has shot up to a five-year high of 5 per cent in 2015-16, with the figure significantly higher at 8.7 per cent for women as compared to 4.3 per cent for men.  According to the fifth annual employment-unemployment survey at all-India level, about

Trump’s ‘hard power budget’: An examination 

Trump's Hard Power Budget

 “America First” President, Donald Trump has released (March 16, 2017) a budget outline seemingly in a bid to fulfill his electoral promises. The released  $1.1 trillion budget  proposes a $54 billion increase in defense spending and corresponding cuts to non-defense spending at the State Department, the Department of Housing and Urban Development

Yogi Adityanath named UP Chief Minister

Yogi Aditanath as CM of UP

Fifth-term Lok Sabha MP from Gorakhpur, Yogi Adityanath becomes the leader of 312 BJP MLAs in Uttar Pradesh. Adityanath was elected the BJP legislature party leader at a meeting of the newly elected MLAs, held a week after the BJP won UP by a three-fourth majority. Adityanath's name was proposed

Donald Trump’s New Travel Ban Challenged In Courts Across The Country

Donald Trump's travel ban

Lawyers for the Department of Justice and for refugee resettlement organizations, academics and immigrants who claim they are affected by President Donald Trump’s new and improved travel ban faced off in federal court Wednesday ― in a clash that could once again keep the administration’s travel restrictions on a number of Muslim-majority countries