He called for tunnels under ZojiLa, KhardungLa, Razdan, Sadna and Sinthan passes, and a tunnel to connect Keran in North Kashmir and under Peer ki galli on the Mughal Road, so as 'to stop areas being cut off in winter'. … [Read more...] about 10 feared dead in Khardung La avalanche
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In such crucial times, what we need to understand is that our actions have consequences, not only for us, but also for others. A single mistake in terms of socially irresponsible behaviour won’t only cost us dear, but also take a heavy toll on our fellow citizens, our neighbours, and our community. This kind of lack of social responsibility has, unfortunately, been demonstrated by all sections of our society, illiterate, semi-literate, educated and highly skilled professionals. This is a moment of reckoning for all of us, and we must think of how we cannot only help ourselves but also those around us. … [Read more...] about It’s now or never: Let’s not forget our social responsibilities
Even if you lift lockdown, it is not going to revive economic activity immediately because consumption will not revive, so demand will not. Investment will not revive, therefore demand will not revive. Only the government is spending, but it is going to lose massive tax revenue. My estimate is that the economy will not recover to January 2020 levels for several years because we are into a deep depression. It is not going to be a V-shaped recovery, it is going to be a shallow U-shaped recovery. But suppose very optimistically we go back to January 2020 in a year, then the average rate growth from (-)75% to 0% means we will have a (-)37.5% rate of growth of the economy. If the rate of growth is (-)37.5%, Tax to GDP ratio will become half of what it was earlier. It is easy to see why. GST collections largely come from non-essential goods and sin goods, those in 43% bracket, 28% and 18% brackets. Essentials are in zero per cent or five per cent brackets. … [Read more...] about Can India’s workforce have a safe return to business?
Officials said the state government sponsored the journey of the workers, who were working on a Border Road Organization project. On Thursday, 174 migrant workers returned to Jharkhand on a charted relief flight from Mumbai. A group of National Law School (Bengaluru) alumni had raised funds for the journey. … [Read more...] about Jharkhand govt flies in 60 stranded workers from Ladakh
Hundreds of demonstrators returned Thursday to the Minneapolis neighborhood at the center of the violence, where the nighttime scene veered between an angry protest and a street party. At one point, a band playing in a parking lot across from the 3rd Precinct broke into a punk version of Bob Marley’s “Redemption Song.” Nearby, demonstrators carried clothing mannequins from a looted Target and threw them onto a burning car. Later, a building fire erupted nearby. … [Read more...] about George Floyd protesters set Minneapolis police station afire