Allahabad HC Thursday dismissed a plea to open sealed rooms of Taj Mahal to investigate ‘real history’, while BJP MP Diya Kumari claimed monument stands on Jaipur royal family’s land, reports Shikha Salaria.
In 1994-95, almonds were grown on 20,222 hectares in J&K, which fell to 5,483 hectares in 2020-21. Meanwhile, India’s imports of almonds have grown by more than three times, reports Shubhangi Misra.
Modi government’s latest appointment orders, under which IAS, forest service, postal service officers of junior batches have superseded IPS ranks, shows its IAS bias, they added, reports Madhuparna Das.
Rahul Gandhi says he knows that only the Congress can defeat the BJP. So why then doesn’t he realise that he is one reason why it hasn’t happened yet, writes Vir Sanghvi.
The Places of Worship Act is a generous law. Indian Muslims can best reciprocate this generosity by adhering to the Quranic morality in Gyanvapi Masjid’s case, writes Ibn Khaldun Bharati.
Even as Indian governments have warned of the peril from the Foreign Hand, they’ve been warmly shaking hands with it for a while now, writes Praveen Swami.
That temples were destroyed and mosques built is undisputed history. The past can’t be changed, but we can’t deny the wrongs of the past either before we consider reconciliation, writes Shekhar Gupta, in this week’s ‘National Interest’.