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Always wanted to join the
Army: Gen Bipin Rawat

New Delhi, Feb 17 :  As a young boy, every morning Gen Bipin Rawat donned the school uniform, but, he said, in his heart he always desired to wear the Army's olive green uniform.
And, while life came full circle for him, when Rawat rose to become the 27th Army chief, this general, who hails from Uttarakhand, said, he had "not forgotten" the human lessons learned during his early education......

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WB Governor compares girl child
schemes of Centre, state

Kolkata, Feb 16 :  West Bengal Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi today drew a comparison between the Centre's 'Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao Yojana' and the state's acclaimed 'Kanyashree Prakalpa'.
Tripathi said that while the Central government's scheme helps a girl child starting from her basic education to establishing herself in society, the West Bengal initiative offers "limited assistance"......

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JNU protest: FIR against
students for wrongful restraint

New Delhi, Feb 16: The Delhi Police today registered two FIRs against students of the Jawaraharlal Nehru University here, a day after they gheraoed the administration block and restricted two senior officials from leaving the building for hours.
Peeved over not being able to meet the Vice Chancellor to discuss issues related to the compulsory attendance order, some students had yesterday conducted a gherao of the JNU's administration block......

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BJP’s Campaign in Tripura Is Bringing
Back Memories of More Violent Times

Subhashini Ali

Tripura votes on February 18. The third smallest state in India has undergone a remarkable transformation in the last 20 years. Perhaps the most significant achievement of the last two decades has been the conversion of the state from one ridden with militancy and ethnic strife to a small island of peace in the troubled Northeast. In 2012, Manik Sa...

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Trump, Year One

VIJAY PRASHAD

The world has survived the first year of United States President Donald Trump’s reign. He has not yet destroyed the world with a major war, whether against Iran or North Korea. He has not wrecked the foundations of the world trade and financial systems. These he has not done......

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27th December, 2015 towards Red Brigade

Huge rally by CPIM in Kolkata at Brigade Parade Ground on Sunday on 27th December, 2015.

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