Over 850 Panchayats in Haryana Say No to Liquor Vends in Their Villages

Of the 22 districts in Haryana, the state excise and taxation division has gained the best possible selection of greater than 120 resolutions from Rohtak district. PTI Updated:February 7, 2020, 9:53 PM IST Image for Representation most effective. Chandigarh: More than 850 village panchayats in Haryana have handed a answer towards the outlet of liquor vends of their villages within the subsequent fiscal, Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar stated right here on Friday. “As many as 872 gram sabhas have handed resolutions towards opening liquor vends of their villages, which comes to almost 13 consistent with cent of general villages,” he stated addressing a information convention right here to mark of completion of 100 days of the BJP-JJP alliance govt within the state. In November 2019, the Haryana Assembly had handed a invoice which permits a Gram Sabha to go a answer banning opening of liquor vends inside the native […]

Solving India’s Hunger Problem – Why and How?

‘World starvation’ refers back to the need or shortage of meals in a rustic. As the economies growth and construction is going ahead, the evil of starvation turns into a larger problem with rising populations. The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (UNFAO) estimates that about 795 million other folks of the 7.five billion other folks on the earth have been affected by continual undernourishment in 2014-2016. That’s one in 9 other folks. And nearly all of the hungry other folks, i.e., 780 million other folks are living in creating nations together with India. Hunger has taken its greatest toll in Southern Asia together with India, Pakistan and Bangladesh. Imagine the statistics at the kids demographic. Globally, 161 million under-five-year olds have been estimated to be stunted in 2013. Thus fixing the issue of starvation isn’t a decision anymore. The causes are masses however essentially the most outstanding of all […]

Manmohan Singh, Rahul Gandhi Meet Sri Lanka PM Mahinda Rajapaksa

Rahul Gandhi and Manmohan Singh have been accompanied by means of senior Congress chief Anand Sharma all through the assembly with Rajapaksa, who arrived right here this night time on a five-day consult with. PTI Updated:February 7, 2020, 10:01 PM IST File picture of Mahinda Rajapaksa. (Image: Reuters) New Delhi: Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Congress chief Rahul Gandhi on Friday met Sri Lankan Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa and mentioned a number of problems. Rajapaksa was once the Sri Lankan president from 2005-2015, whilst Singh was once the high minister from 2004-14. Gandhi and Singh have been accompanied by means of senior Congress chief Anand Sharma all through the assembly with Rajapaksa, who arrived right here this night time on a five-day consult with. After his legit engagement in Delhi, Rajapaksa will trip to Varanasi, Sarnath, Bodh Gaya and Tirupati. Get the most efficient of News18 delivered in your […]

What is Female Genital Mutilation, and why is it practiced?

Most women and girls who’ve passed through FGM reside in sub-Saharan Africa and the Arab States, however additionally it is practised in some nations in Asia, Eastern Europe and Latin America. (Photo- Reuters) Every 12 months, February 6 is seen because the International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation (FGM). As in step with the World Health Organization (WHO), globally, over 200 million girls alive nowadays have suffered FGM in over 30 nations. The financial prices of treating well being headaches bobbing up out of FGM quantity to more or less $1.Four billion for 2018 for 27 nations the place FGM is carried out. If the superiority stays the similar, the quantity is predicted to stand up to $2.Three billion by means of 2047. In 2018, a find out about on FGM in India stated that the practice was up to 75 per cent around the Bohra Muslim […]

Slavery Reparations: Past Overdue

The annals of historical past are stained by way of an plain generation of darkness; although the genocide stays unstated, trivialized and cleand – Africans and individuals of colour have been the sufferers of an not possible holocaust that spanned 400 years costing between 50 and 100 million lives. Cities and villages have been burned and razed, cultural treasures and technological contributions have been ravaged and destroyed; a continent used to be raped – her early life and doable stolen, her sources exploited, a historical past used to be erased and a other folks denied their objective and price. Born royalty, princes and princesses have been stripped in their birthright, and so they with their other folks robbed of God’s useful presents of freedom, desires and aspirations. With their dignity stripped, their attractiveness and price denied, and households cruelly torn aside, a proud other folks have been made outcasts in […]

Coronavirus Evacuation: AI’s Second Flight from Wuhan Made Emergency Landing Due to Window Crack

Using its 423-seater B747 planes, Air India performed two particular flights to Wuhan, the epicentre of novel coronavirus outbreak in China, to evacuate general 647 Indians and 7 Maldivians. PTI Updated:February 7, 2020, 10:23 PM IST A Boeing-747 of the Air India on the New Delhi Airport ahead of its departure for Wuhan on Friday. (PTI) New Delhi: Air India’s 2d particular flight that evacuated 323 Indians and 7 Maldivians from Wuhan in China had executed an “emergency touchdown” at Delhi airport on February 2 because of a crack in its cockpit window, a senior airline respectable mentioned. “A windshield used to be seen to be cracked within the cockpit. Delhi Airport’s air site visitors keep watch over (ATC) used to be transmitted an emergency message via pilots in order that a concern touchdown can also be acquired. The aircraft landed safely and with none incident” the airline respectable […]

Last Eyewitnesses – World War II D-Day

The 70th anniversary of D-Day in World War II was once June 6, 2014. Seventy years in the past is when the US and its allies went ashore at Normandy in France to defeat Hitler. Most of the ones males who sacrificed so very a lot are not with us. Soon these kind of courageous males will go to over again and position. We should be sure that those males will have to by no means be forgotten. Their non-public recollections should be preserved. Several organizations and authors have interviewed survivors to insure that we don’t omit what they did and what they skilled. One writer interviewed paratroopers, glider pilots, artillery males, medics, canine infantrymen, or even a sailor who witnessed Rangers storming the cliffs at Pointe du Hoc. The interviewees ranged in age from 88 to 93 and to a person, every had some profound tales to inform. Those […]

Don’t Let Stadium be Turned into Jail for Anti-CAA Protesters: Petitioner to Delhi HC

The petition claimed that the stadium will develop into a facility for protesters detained en masse and not using a affordable foundation. PTI Updated:February 7, 2020, 11:02 PM IST File picture of Delhi High Court. New Delhi: A petition has been filed within the Delhi High Court difficult the police bid to show Jangli Ram Pahalwan Stadium within the town right into a “transient prison” for anti-CAA protesters on Delhi Assembly election day on Saturday. The petition claimed that the stadium will develop into a facility for protesters detained en masse and not using a affordable foundation. Terming it “alarming in a democracy that the protesters are agitating in opposition to a coverage choice of framework of citizenship to be granted to foreigners beneath Citizenship Amendment Act 2019 which is ex facie discriminatory and designed to facilitate positive non secular communities whilst with the exception of others”, it antagonistic the […]

How to Feed 10 Billion People in 2050

There were many questions about the thoughts of many leaders in govt, science and the improvement neighborhood as of late to feed the sector in 2050, some movements and steps must be taken. Actions to strengthening agriculture, in particular in growing international locations. The droughts decreasing crop yields in one of the vital international’s greatest grain- generating areas this 12 months increased each meals costs and considerations about starvation and malnutrition around the globe. The international faces the looming problem of feeding an increasing inhabitants this is anticipated to achieve 10, billion by way of 2050, from simply over 7 billion as of late whilst local weather alternate is expanding uncertainty for farmers. Ensuring a meals provide that may meet the sector long term wishes would require an greater center of attention on 4 spaces, INSPIRING INNOVATION: first, we wish to center of attention on innovation, thereby agriculture will wish […]

PSO Mahipal Singh Sentenced to Death for Killing Gurugram Judge’s Wife and Son

The court docket had on Thursday discovered 38-year-old Mahipal accountable below Sections 302, 201 of the IPC and Section 27 of the Arms Act. Around 64 witnesses had deposed prior to the court docket. File picture of Mahipal Singh Gurugram/Chandigarh: A Gurugram court docket on Friday sentenced to loss of life the private safety officer (PSO) who had gunned down the spouse and son of a pass judgement on in 2018. Convict Mahipal Singh, who used to be posted because the PSO to Additional District and Sessions Judge (ADJ) Krishan Kant, had killed his spouse Ritu (42) and son Dhruv (17) in large sunlight. Announcing the quantum of sentence, the court docket of Additional District and Sessions Judge Sudhir Parmar ordered Mahipal to be hanged to loss of life. During the arguments, public prosecutor Anurag Hooda requested the court docket at hand over the utmost punishment (loss of life) to […]