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Anti-Manual Scavenging Bill Passed By Parliament

The Parliament has passed ‘Prohibition of Employment as Manual Scavengers and their Rehabilitation Bill, 2012’.

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India- At The Start Of New Millenium

INTRODUCTION

⇒ Many intellectuals tend to see India since independence as an area of darkness.

⇒ Even, S. Gopal, one of the tallest Indian historians said that with the passage of time Nehru ere faded away which also resulted into fading of golden age. (High aspirations, High nationalism seemed to be lost by the time)

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Music Album For Vivekananda’s 150th Birth Celebrations

New Delhi, Nov 28 (IANS) A music album containing original poems of Swami Vivekananda was launched here Thursday to commemorate his 150th birth celebrations.

The audio CD was launched by the union Minister of State for Human Resource Development Jitin Prasada.

Music Album For Vivekananda's

The poems have been sung by Akshayaa Vibho and Amrutaa Vibho – 11-year-old twin sisters from Delhi click here for more information about Music Album For Vivekananda’s.

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Justice Ajay Manikrao Khanwilkar Sworn in As Chief Justice of Madhya Pradesh High Court

Justice Ajay Manikrao Khanwilkar was sworn in as the 22nd Chief Justice of Madhya Pradesh by Governor Ram Naresh Yadav at Raj Bhavan, Bhopal on 24 November 2013. He was appointed by President of India, under the Article 217 of the Constitution of India.

Justice Khanwilkar was earlier the Chief Justice of Himachal Pradesh and has also been a judge in the Bombay High Court. He was preceded by Justice Sharad Arvind Bobde who was elevated to the Supreme Court in April 2013.

Justice Ajay Manikrao Khanwilkar

Justice Khanwilkar will take office at the principal seat of the MP High Court in Jabalpur on 26 November 2013.

Justice Ajay Manikrao Khanwilkar was born on 30 July, 1957 at Pune, Maharashtra. He completed Bachelor of Commerce from Mulund College of Commerce, Mumbai University. Bachelor of Laws from K.C. Law College,Mumbai University. He Enrolled as Advocate on 10 February, 1982.

According to clause (1) of Article 217 of the Constitution of India every Chief Justice of the High Court shall be appointed by the President of India after consultation with the Chief Justice of India and the Governor of the concerned State. In the case of appointment of a Judge of the High court, the President will also consult the concerned Chief Justice High Court.

9th North East Business Summit Began in Assam

The North East Business summit began on 22 November 2013 at Dibrugarh in Assam. The summit is being jointly organized by the Indian Chambers of Commerce and the DoNER Ministry in Dibrugarh from 22 to 24 November 2013.

Union Minister for Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER) Pawan Singh Ghatowar has inaugurated the two day summit. Two Myanmar Province Chief Ministers and Manipur Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh also attended the summit.

9th North East Business

More than 500 delegates from across the country, and also from neighbouring countries are expected to attend the 9th North-East Business Summit.

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