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Commissions Of Inaction

National commissions are white elephants: Expensive and ineffective.

Headless panels: High Court issues notices to Rajasthan government

The court noted that the state women’s commission had been rendered virtually defunct since the expiry of former chairperson Laad Kumari Jain’s term.


Key panels in Rajasthan headless for a year

State Commission for the Protection of Child Rights has been headless since November 2013, the Women’s Commission and Commission for Scheduled Castes have not had a chairperson since last year.

Liquor,mobile phone misuse marring domestic peace

Crimes connected to alcoholism,mobile phone abuse and dowry appear to be on the increase in Kerala.