Saturday, 20 August, 2022
TopicSatya Pal Malik

Topic: Satya Pal Malik

Meghalaya governor Satya Pal Malik targets Centre again, says ‘Don’t mess with farmers’

Farmers can use violence if talks fail, protests will begin again if govt doesn’t take their rights seriously, said Malik at an event in Jodhpur Friday.

Many in BJP want Meghalaya Governor Malik out, but will ‘bear with him at least till’ UP polls

Satya Pal Malik, who has history of making controversial statements, irked BJP again by alleging PM Modi displayed 'arrogance' when he went to discuss farmer protests with him.

MoS Ajay Mishra should’ve been sacked right after Lakhimpur speech, says Satya Pal Malik

In an interview to ThePrint, Meghalaya governor talks about Lakhimpur Kheri incident, the impact of Modi govt's decision to repeal farm laws, and scrapping of Article 370.

Satya Pal Malik — party hopper, Lohia-ite, Arun Jaitley friend & Governor who can’t keep quiet

From claiming he was offered Rs 300 crore bribe to clear files belonging to 'Ambani' & 'RSS-linked man' as J&K Governor to supporting farmers' agitation, Malik’s statements have BJP in a bind.

Was told I will get Rs 300-cr if ‘Ambani’, ‘RSS-linked man’ deals are cleared: Satya Pal Malik

Malik claimed he was told Rs 150 crore will be given for clearing each file when he was the Jammu and Kashmir governor but he refused and told PM Modi about it.

Meghalaya Governor warns Inner Line Permit will harm state’s economy & tourism

Governor Satya Pal Malik, however, backed the Meghalaya Residents Safety and Security Act, considered a ‘comprehensive mechanism’ to regulate the entry of outsiders into the state.

Meghalaya Governor Satya Pal Malik ‘warns’ Centre not to suppress farmers’ movement

Malik, also former governor of J&K and Goa, says suppressing any issue is not a solution, and urges Modi govt to listen to farmers’ concerns.

Goa Governor Satya Pal Malik transferred to Meghalaya

Malik takes over from Tathagata Roy, who completed his five-year tenure by serving as governor of Tripura for three years and the remaining in Meghalaya.

Contrasting tale of 2 J&K administrators — politician Malik and bureaucrat Murmu

J&K officials say not only are S.P. Malik and G.C. Murmu’s roles and styles of functioning very different, but also how their juniors and the public perceive them.

Former J&K governor, Satya Pal Malik sworn in as Goa governor

Satya Pal Malik replaced Mridula Sinha who was holding the Goa governor's post since August 2014.

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Sir Ganga Ram hospital Consultants, Residents and DNB students hold placards during a protest in New Delhi, on 30 December 2021 | PTI

Distrust of Indian doctors isn’t new. Class-caste bias always ruled medical profession

As a practising doctor, I discovered large question marks on claims of a trustful patient-doctor relationship in the past. The routine dehumanisation of underprivileged patients remains a rarely mentioned topic.
Farmers plant paddy saplings in a field | PTI Photo

Good news from the farm as India’s FY22 foodgrain production estimated at record 316 mn tonnes

Wheat production estimate sees marginal upward revision to 106.8 million tons, though current rate lowest in 3 years.


Representational image. A file photo of an Indian Air Force Cheetah helicopter. | Photo: Commons

IAF operation underway to rescue Italian mountaineer stranded on Mount Nun in Ladakh

The IAF deployed its ‘Cheetah’ helicopter to rescue mountaineer Federico Nicoli. Mount Nun is the second highest peak in the Zanskar Valley of Ladakh.
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Tiranga vs Tiranga: Gloves are off as Kejriwal joins the ‘nationalism’ battle with Modi

Kejriwal’s maun vrat on Modi has ended. This is an important turn in Indian politics. In some ways rivalling the dramatic turn in Bihar.