Many of us thought land prices in J&K will go down. But seven years down the line land prices are going up and up and people are unable to afford to buy land.
A bone of contention since it was passed in 2012, the retro tax has spooked investors for years.
The Indian Coffee House attracts a clientele that includes intellectuals, government servants, politicians, etc., and even saw Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s surprise visit in December 2017.
Here are some lesser-known facts about the Union Budget 2021:
Rohan, who recently took over as DDCA president, said he would have preferred Bedi to discuss the issue with him personally
Born in 1952, Jaitley died in August last year.
Bedi had shot a letter to the Delhi and District Cricket Association, lambasting it for installing a statue of its late former president Arun Jaitley at the Feroz Shah Kotla ground
He made the demand in a scathing letter addressed to DDCA President Rohan Jaitley, the son of the late politician, who was a minister in the BJP-led NDA government and died last year
Along with the COVID-19 crisis, the BJP is dealing with farmer protests and outrage over the Hathras incident. The PM cannot be expected to lead every fight, the BJP needs someone like the late Arun Jaitley with immense persuasive powers.
It is expected that Rohan Jaitley, a lawyer by profession, will be a unanimous choice of all warring factions at the Delhi and Districts Cricket Association (DDCA)
Top BJP leaders, including Home Minister Amit Shah, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and party president J P Nadda, fondly remembered Jaitley, who was the voice of the party on various issues for decades and was seen as its main trouble shooter.
Former Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar and Industrialist Anand Mahindra among those awarded Padma Bhushan.
Kotla Diary - In brightly-lit Arun Jaitley Stadium, why Bishan Bedi and Mohinder Amarnath were 'lost'
Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli got emotional when DDCA president Rajat Sharma recalled an incident about Arun Jaitley visiting India cricket team's captain home, after his father's demise.
Home Minister Amit Shah digitally inaugurated the renamed Arun Jaitley Cricket Stadium at a ceremony organised at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium. DDCA also unveiled a new pavilion stand at the stadium and named it after skipper Virat Kohli
For all their thrust and parry, be it in Parliament or elsewhere in public, they showed themselves to be, at best, ‘frenemies’—willing to strike to good effect, but refusing to wound or draw blood.
Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA) on Tuesday announced that the renaming of the stadium in memory of Arun Jaitley will be done on September 12.
Delhi's Feroze Shah Kotla Stadium is a Test venue and is the home of IPL team Delhi Capitals. Former BJP heavyweight Arun Jaitley, who died on August 24, was the president of DDCA and oversaw the renovation of the historic Kotla.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
He would take his colour, brushes and canvas outside to paint and talk with his love. He would stand close to the window and paint, keeping an eye on his muse.
They say the violin mimics the human sound. In his case, it was that of love, of longing. He didn’t know any other way of loving.
Younger people do not have much progressive beliefs; a 2017 survey found that one-third of young people opposed inter-caste marriage.
The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.
Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.
Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.
The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.