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NRI supporters of Lok Satta extended their helping hand to a village in Krishna District, by setting up a Reverse Osmosis plant in the village. Matlam is a small village in Kruthivennu mandal of Krishna District, which has a population of around 6000, consisting of fishermen and daily labor. As the village is located near […]
Matlam is a small village in Kruthivennu mandal of Krishna District, which has a population of around 6000, consisting of fishermen and daily labor. As the village is located near to the coast, ground water is salinated and non-drinkable. Despite of repetitive requests to the government to provide clean drinking water, the villagers have been forced to buy drinking water from nearby towns. Due to transportation costs, Matlam villagers were buying water at Rs 15 – 18 per 20 liters. This cost has become a burden to the most poor villagers. Each family has been spending Rs. 600-800 per month on water.
The Supreme Court on Wednesday upheld the death sentence of Mohammed Ajmal Amir Kasab, the only surviving Pakistani terrorist among the 10 who attacked Mumbai on November 26, 2008, killing 166 people. The court rejected 25-year-old Lashkar-e-Taiba operative’s contention that he was denied a free and fair trial and held him guilty of “waging a […]
India now has a form of Dual Citizenship called OCI (Overseas Citizenship of India). If you were an Indian or of Indian origin, once you get your US citizenship you can apply for OCI. There are a lot of advantages to having OCI. The main ones are you do not need a visa to travel […]
True dual citizenship does not exist between the United States and India due to Indian regulations. Instead, India offers an Overseas Citizens of India (OCI) program that is similar to and often confused with dual citizenship. The OCI program offers U.S. citizens the opportunity to travel freely between the countries, work in India and own […]
Is the Government’s move to levy service tax on foreign remittance fee justified? Are NRIs paying the price for lack of clout? June 17, 2012: The Union Government proposes to charge 12.36 per cent service tax on the fees paid by NRIs sending money to their country. This proposal was introduced indirectly in the Proposed […]
Part I: What happened to Employment and Education? 1.Introduction: I presented the current status of Telanagana, in development aspect, in my previous post. Here, in this article, I am presenting what happened to Employment in Telangana over a period of time. This is to share my findings and thoughts on various aspects of Telangana movement, […]
PREFACE: This report is a sincere attempt to get the facts straight to all of us. This is not intended to support or oppose anyone. All of us have to realize the existence of the problem. If everyone first acknowledges the problem, next step is to understand it. Once the problem is thoroughly understood, everyone […]
I wanted to look at it from the other end of the table, how it is, being a present day political leader in INDIA. I am trying it from my personal perspective. When we read any news paper, at least 75% of the news is about politics/politicians. No wonder that is the case, people are […]
Now that everyone is aware of the fact, no other nation supports INDIA in attacking against its enemy. They act according to their interest. Few nations are jumping onto the action this time, because their citizens were part of the victims of the attacks. It’s their interest to show their citizens that the government is […]