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Pakistan Election: Test of 71-year-old Islamic Democracy

Anusha Bhattacharya

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Pakistan a federal parliamentary democratic republic which got independence in 1947, goes to general election July 25. The people of Pakistan will cast two votes one for the 272 out of 342 seated national assembly, another for the provincial assembly. Members are elected through first-past-the-post system under universal adult suffrage. opinion polls indicate a tight race with Imran Khan’s party ahead of Nawaz Sharif’s party and in the third place is Bilawal Bhuttos’s Pakistan People’s Party. The PPP could also emerge as a coalition kingmaker if no party wins a majority. The upcoming election of Pakistan posses a great importance to Neighbours, especially India. The bilateral talks have come to stand still between both the country after the attack on the URI Army base in 2016. India will look forward towards the new Pakistan Prime Minister in an expectation to bring in new economic policies, which may affect the country’s international trade and import-exports; both of which will affect India indirectly. India would look forward towards improving the diplomatic relations with PAKISTAN’S newly elected government including a successful peace treaty and ease out the tension on the border.

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Why did RBI said “NO” to ‘Yes Bank’s Rana Kapoor?

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Recently Yes Bank was in the news for all the wrong reasons. With the shares of Yes Bank seeing a sharp decline of 40% on 21st September as RBI on 17th September had given Rana Kapoor, just three months more as MD and the CEO, whereas Kapoor had asked for a 3 years extention, what is it that led the Reserve Bank of India to give him just 3 more months when he sought 3 years? What led to such a drastic action by the RBI?

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Bishop Franco Mulakkal arrested: Justice is finally served

Anusha Bhattacharya

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Jalandhar bishop Franco Mulakkal was arrested by kerala police on friday after being questioned for the third day over allegations that he raped a nun for several occassions between 2014 and 2016. Soon after the report of it emerged, the case triggered protests by members of the church throughout Kerala. The allegations against the 54 year old bishop were first made nearly three months ago. Kerala had witnessed a huge public outcry and an unprecedented public protest by five nuns of the victim seeking the bishop’s arrest. From social activists to jurists to writers a majority of women had come out in support of their agitation.

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India calls off the meeting with Pakistan, terms it a double game of the neighbouring country?

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Following a national outrage over the government’s decision to meet with Pakistan on the sidelines of UN General Assembly, the top sources in the government have indicated that the Centre has called off the talks. The deep rooted government sources have told that that the External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj won’t be shaking hands with Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi as a consequence of barbarism perpetrated by Pakistan along the border.

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