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THOUGHT for the Day

 Progress is the activity of today and the assurance of tomorrow
- Ralph Waldo Emerson


‘Victory in LG bodies ensures expedited completion of development projects’

Protecting the environment is a collective responsibility. The government, one person or institution cannot do it alone. We all have to think, get together and act together to protect the environment. That will help us all and our future generation. Compared to the past, now most people are aware of the situation and are trying to help ,

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On stature-loss and stature-gain in erring times

There are no perfect communities. There are no perfect political parties. There are no perfect congregations. There are no perfect governments. Indeed it is this inherent imperfection that makes for the formulations of rules and regulations, terms of engagement and codes referred to when punishment is meted out in the event of transgression,

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Number plates, social mobility and power

The most recent aberration has been the VIP (or even better, VVIP) parking sticker, displayed prominently on the windscreen long after the event for which it was issued. Private Secretaries, Co-ordinating Officers, Press Secretaries and even peons are regularly importuned by various distant relatives, friends of the family or even casual acquaintances of their boss to provide the supplicants with this manna from heaven,

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