The 93-year-old former prime minister was admitted to the premier All India Institute of Medical Sciences on June 11 with a kidney tract infection, urinary tract infection, low urine output and chest congestion.
'A lot of unauthorised encroachments have taken place in our forest area.''The landslides are partly because of such encroachments.''The other factor is deforestation.''Protection of forest resources is not on the agenda of any government.''The damage caused by the rain in Kerala is a man-made factor.'
The prime minister highlighted the gains made during his last four years vis-a-vis the previous governments to suggest that he has lived up to the promise of hope he had offered to the electorate in 2014.
'Patriotism is a sentiment, a feeling of belonging to a place.' 'Nationalism is an ideology, and like all ideologies, it is absolute and restrictive in nature,' Ashis Nandy, arguably India's leading social thinker, tells Geetanjali Krishna.
Captain Kohli and Coach Shastri's selection choices for the first two Tests against England, which India lost, were bizarre.Why, for instance, did they drop Umesh Yadav and include Kuldeep Yadav for a seaming track at Lord's?Instinct, gentlemen, can't overrule logic.Time we helped Messrs Kohli and Shastri pick the side for the Trent Bridge Test.What changes must India make for the must-win third Test?
It's only when Gold moves away from Akshay Kumar's blundering Bangla and hockey humbug to become a story of grace among go-getters that it comes close to becoming the movie it should have been, says Sukanya Verma.
The question being silently telegraphed around the court room was: When did this happen?Wasn't this trial about Indrani murdering her daughter to prevent her from marrying Rahul Mukerjea, her husband Peter Mukerjea's son from his first marriage?
Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the nation from the ramparts of Red Fort in New Delhi as India celebrates the 72nd Independence Day.This is Modi's fifth and final address as PM in the current tenure.During his speech, Modi reflected on the achievements of the National Democratic Alliance government and presented a report card of his four-year tenure.Here are the main takeaways from his address:
'These are elementary things you do not do against any decent swing bowler in English conditions. To try to do it to James Anderson, who is one of the great master craftsmen in those conditions, tells me the Indian batsmen have not done their homework'
Stokes, 27, was accused of knocking unconscious two men, Ryan Ali and Ryan Hale, in a brawl in Bristol, southwest England, last September just hours after he had played in a one-day international against the West Indies.
Experts said this will mean that companies, which have offices in multiple states, will have to raise Goods and Services Tax invoice for functions performed by employees in head office that has helped branches in other states.