Bipin Rawat was nearly two years into his term as India’s first Chief of Defence Staff and presiding over the most significant transformation of the defence architecture of the country. Rawat started his career as an officer in the Gorkhas and rose to command 5/11 Gorkha Rifles, the battalion his father Lt Gen L S Rawat also commanded. As Deputy Chief of Army staff, Lt Gen L S Rawat used to take me, then a Brigadier in the Defence Planning staff, and also from the Gorkhas, to brief the Prime Minister’s Office on the Gorkhaland movement in 1988. Completing his full term of three years as Army Chief, Rawat was noted for his aggressive approach towards counterinsurgency operations in Jammu and Kashmir.
Led by then CJI Gogoi, the five-judge Constitution bench that delivered the Ayodhya verdict also included then CJI-designate S A Bobde and Justices D Y Chandrachud, Ashok Bhushan and S Abdul Nazeer. This is one of the several key incidents related to his career that has been brought to light by Gogoi in his autobiography.
🔴 The court Wednesday said that there seems to be some “disconnect” and the officials are probably not applying their minds or have not understood the way the Act is to be implemented.
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Farmer leaders estimate that FIRs have been lodged against 48,000 farmers during the agitation in Haryana. A senior police officer told The Indian Express that around 200 FIRs have been lodged.
On Tuesday, Patel wrote a letter to the Chief Officer of the Municipality stating that he was going ahead to complete the road patch repair.
Over the past two years, party president Mayawati has suspended or expelled a majority of her MLAs for anti-party activities, with Chillupar MLA Vinay Shankar Tiwari being the latest.
🔴 Chief Minister M K Stalin said the proposed amendments will have "far-reaching" implications for state DISCOMs and argued certain provisions will allow "unbridled access" to the private players in select areas.
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On Wednesday morning, several passengers who arrived from the US, via Frankfurt, were surprised by the mandatory RT-PCR norm on arrival and had to eventually rely on the kindness of airport staff and fellow passengers to get tests done and access their results on electronic devices.
New age ed-tech platforms such as Bitclass and Habbit are focusing on teaching different skills to users, with digital creators as teachers.
After a seller flipped ice cream from her reach, the little girl danced a song playing inside the mall.
The admit card for the exam will be made available four days prior to the CBT date mentioned in the exam city and date intimation link