Where are our Mahajanapadas today?

Anybody with basic political awareness is fairly well acquainted with the location and administrative functioning of states like Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Gujarat. Most of you may also be residing in cities like Patna, Lucknow, Varanasi, Meerut, Delhi, Jaipur, Ujjain etc. But have you ever imagined that the above mentioned cities and […]

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Tobacco Kills: Pictures Say it All

Youth demands speedy implementation of stronger pictorial warning on tobacco packets New Delhi, May 2 (G’nY News Service): In what was the first time, a youth steered press conference on implementation of stronger pictorial warnings on tobacco product packets was held at the Indian Habitat Center, New Delhi. Called Picture Save Lives, the seminar demonstrated “the […]

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Networking women in panchayat

India has been constitutionally provided an opportunity to create a critical mass of women in politics, who are expected to produce far reaching implications in the fabric of rural areas—exercising their power to bring gender justice in their constituency. Elected women representatives (EWRs) are triply burdened with low levels of education, lack of professional experience […]

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