PM Narendra Modi’s vision for One Nation, One Election to become a reality. Under One Nation One Election the elections for the state assemblies and the Lok Sabha will be held simultaneously. This system will involve the restructuring of the Indian election cycle so that the elections to the states and the center synchronize.
This will let the voters to cast their vote for electing members of the LS and the state assemblies simultaneously. Although Simultaneous elections are not new to India. They were common till 1967. But following dissolution of some Legislative Assemblies in 1968 and 1969 and that of the Lok Sabha in December 1970, elections to State Assemblies and Parliament have been held separately.
But now again in the Modi regime the talks for one nation and one election have started with Modi Government holding a all party meeting for discussing on the topic although many left leaders skipped the meeting.
The Modi government also set up a committee to study the possibility and the technicality involved. Even President Ram Nath Kovind Expressed his support for One Nation and One Election in his speech.
As the tensions between Iran and US are rising, The United States plans to send 1,000 troops to the Middle East to counter Iran. Defense Secretary of America on Monday evening announced the decision. The Trump administration has also deployed an aircraft carrier and bomber planes to the Persian Gulf in response to the threats from Iran.
The move, according to the American officials will send a clear message to the Iran government that any attack on United States interests will be met with unrelenting force.
After the attacks which targeted multiple oil tankers which belonged to Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Japan, and Norway all American allies. The US blames the Iran Government for the strikes, as these channels are heavily guarded by Iran, though Tehran denies any involvement.
Whereas, Tehran on Monday said it would soon blow through the limit of stockpile which it agreed to maintain under the 2015 nuclear deal, increasing fears that Iran may come closer to obtain nuclear weapons.
In a warning to the Europe, Iran gave a deadline to work on the deal with US or else it will be forced to work on its nuclear program.
The center has ruled out the inclusion of petroleum products in GST for now, it was being reported by many news channels that the petroleum products can be included in GST but now the Government has dismissed any possibility at least for now.
The Aviation Sector has been asking for petroleum products to be included in GST so that a uniform price for aviation fuel can be achieved but after the government rejecting the proposal the aviation sector is not happy over the decision.
When GST was introduced, the states and the center had decided to pool their powers. Now GST council holds the power for implementation and review of decisions regarding GST.
The panel headed by the Union finance minister now decides the rates and the indirect tax regime, leaving only a few items with the state FM.
If petroleum products are included in GST, the move will only benefit the companies not the general public and that may be the reason the government is not keen on the inclusion, as government believes that the taxes on ATF are passed on the public.
The incident which happened in delhi’s mukherjje nagar seems to be escalating after a video of sikh man fighting the cops has gone viral. In the video it can be seen the sikh man threatening the cops with his sword and then the cops trashing the man and his son on the road and then dragging them into the police station.
On Monday night, around 400 to 500 protesters gathered in front of mukherjee nagar police station and started protesting, demanding to sack all the cops involved in the incident. As reported earlier by Sudarshan News that three policemen have already been suspended for their unprofessional conduct and a formal investigation is going on.
A dozen of people were injured in the incident including the ACP, whom the mob attacked on sunday’s night. The protest which turned violent and resulted in the damage of at least 15 vehicles.
The police has registered a counter FIR against the mob. The Home ministry has has intervened in the matter and sought a report from the police commissioner.
Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal visited the residence of the driver, Sarabjeet Singh. “The manner in which Singh was beaten was most brutal and barbaric, I condemn this assault,”Kejriwal said.
The Delhi Police unprofessional conduct has led in the escalation of the incident and the political parties are making this a political issue. The policemen should be trained to handle these type of situation and the should be dealt with more professional approach.
A video is going viral on internet in which it can be seen the cops brutally thrashing the man who pulled out a sword on a busy street in Mukherjee Nagar.
The incident was not clear as some videos showed the Gramin Sewa driver chasing policemen with a sword in his hand, while others showed policemen thrashing him with lathis in an attempt to overpower him.
While talking to Sudarshan News a senior police officer said, an accident between the tempo and a police vehicle occurred on Sunday evening, leading to an argument that soon turned violent. The officer said the tempo driver attacked police personnel on the head with a sword and also drove dangerously. The driver, however, accused the cops of thrashing him and his son mercilessly.
The incident turned political, with BJP MLA from Rajouri Garden Manjinder Singh Sirsa claiming that the policemen insulted the man by attacking his turban. Sirsa, a member of the Shiromani Akali Dal, was protesting outside the Mukherjee Nagar police station until late on Sunday.
Three policemen have been suspended for their unprofessional conduct in handling the matter and further legal action will be taken on the basis of the enquiry which will be conducted by Deputy Commissioner of Police (northwest) Vijayanta Arya and additional DCP and ACP of the district.
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal Twitted,”Delhi Police brutality in Mukherjee Nagar is highly condemnanble and unjustified. I demand an impartial probe into the whole incident & strict action against the guilty. Protectors of citizens can’t be allowed to turn into uncontrolled violent mobsters.”
Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh also hit out at the Delhi Police and asked Home Ministries intervention in the matter. “Shameful incident of @DelhiPolice ruthlessly beating up Sarabjeet Singh & Balwant Singh over a petty issue. Request HM @Amit Shah to ensure justice,” the senior Congress leader said in his tweet.
For the first time the military has admitted that it ordered the dispersal of a sit-in in capital Khartoum, which left 120 dead, as diplomats from the United States and African nations step up efforts for a solution to the country’s political crisis.
On June 3, days after talks between protest leaders and the military collapsed, armed men in military fatigues broke up the camp in an operation that left 120 people dead.
A top Sudanese general has promised that those responsible for this month’s violent crackdown on protesters will be sent to the “gallows”.
The deputy chief of the Transitional Military Council “Mohamed Hamdan Dagalo”, asked the public to wait for the outcome of an ongoing investigation into the incident.
The violence has sparked international condemnation, as opposition groups call for Sudan’s military to hand over power to a civilian government and restore democracy in the country.
AIIMS Delhi doctors have announced that they will withdraw their strike for Monday. The doctors cited patient care for calling off the strike. However the protest will continue to support Kolkata doctors.
In a press release, the AIIMS Delhi doctors said, “Keeping patient care in the center, hospital services would not be disrupted and shall continue as usual for now. In case the lock-jam does not end, we will be forced to resort to escalation of the protest.”
The press release also mentioned that the doctors were hopeful that the Bengal government would accept all the demands of the junior doctors in Kolkata and end the logjam as soon as possible.
The doctors said, “We remain dedicated to the primary reason why we entered this profession in the first place, to serve humanity to our fullest potential. Yet the question for our dignity and security remains.”
The doctors however said that they will not allow the disinterested attitude of authorities to undermine them and that they will continue to fight.
It is the patients who are suffering the most, while talking to sudarshan news patients said they have come in a hope to get them cured but the doctors are on stike and their is no one to attend them.
While in kolkata, the junior doctors agreed to meet Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee but demanded that the meeting be held in the open. Strikes are being held by doctors in West Bengal and other Indian states after two doctors died in Nil Ratan Sircar Medical College and Hospital (NRSMCH) when attacked by the family members of the patients.
Under prime minister Narendar Modi’s leadership India’s image as an emerging super power has grown stronger and stronger. And the latest example of this is the invitation to eastern economic forum as chief guest by Russian President Vladimir Putin.
According to Sources Prime Minister Modi has accepted the invitation and will attend the program which is scheduled to be in September .
Modi and Putin will also take part in the India-Russia Annual summit. Its been known that Modi and Putin held a personal meeting apart from the SCO summit, in the meeting emphasis was given on strengthening of old friendship.
Foreign secretary Vijay Gokhale while addressing the media said that Russia has officially invited Prime Minister Modi in the Eastern Economic Forum. He said Mr. Modi accepted the invitation and thanked Putin for the invitation. The Two leaders will also take part in India-Russia summit during the same time.
Gokhale also said that India will do special preparation for the summit, taking India-Russia friendship to next level.
In Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Telangana, there is an ongoing agitation in the political parties for the assembly elections and every party is promoting dhindhandar. In Chhattisgarh, Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh, where the BJP is in power, the BJP has a big challenge to save its stronghold. The BJP is making all efforts to save its fortress, which can succeed him.
In the Assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh in 2017, the Bharatiya Janata Party has not given ticket to a single Muslim candidate and there was a huge majority in BJP, now it is seen that some BJP is doing it once again. Bhartiya Janta Party has released two lists of candidates. The special feature of both the lists is that even a single Muslim face has not been found, due to which the issue remains quite important.
Talking about two important Muslim faces of the party, Younus Khan, considered to be close to Vasundhara Raje, has not been given place in the first two lists and his name has remained suspense so far. So far, it is not clear whether he will give party tickets or not. Apart from this, the party did not give ticket to BJP’s second big leader and five-time legislator Habibur Rahman, due to which the angry Habiburahman had taken the Congress’s favor.The manner in which BJP has not given any single Muslim face place in the list, it is being speculated once again that the party is running on Hardcore Hindutva agenda and it is possible that Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje’s unique Yunus Khan ticket Not found
Shri Yogi Adityanath, the current Chief Minister of the Bharatiya Janata Party, called the Hindu Hooda Emperor, once again spoken about the conversion of Chhattisgarh to the land and the attacks against its responsible people.
Raising a vocal voice against the active missionaries in Chhattisgarh, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Thursday alleged that anti-national activities of conversion of imported merchants from Italy and conversion through their own in Chhattisgarh during the Congress rule were at the peak. This speech of Yogi Adityanath was going on in the Jashpur district of the Sarguja area of Chhattisgarh in which he said that till 2003, there was a Congress government in the state.
Directly, Yogi Adityanath was indirectly targeting the former Congress President Sonia Gandhi. While constructing a bridge of praise of Raman Singh, Yogi Adityanath alleged that Chhattisgarh was made in 2000, but the Congress had ‘misrule’ for the first three years. There were no roads in this mischief. There was no electricity There was no system of education and health too. G. Adityanath said that Lama Purushottam Lord Shri Ram had spent most of his time in punishment.
During this time, there was fearlessness among the people of this region, which there would be no chaos here. He said that he thought that in this work his associates were not the army of Ayodhya and Janakpur, but it was tribal and forest dwellers here. Together, these people made the journey of Lord Ram alive. He said that Congress had power in Chhattisgarh in the first three years. Then there were neither roads nor electricity, education and health facilities.