Archive | October 2, 2014

Financial Sector Legislative Reforms Commission: Some Challenges


The Financial Sector Legislative Reforms Commission (FSLRC), made under Justice B. N. Srikrishna, made some far reaching recommendations, many of which came under criticism from various sections. The report called for a radical overhaul of the financial architecture.

While the issue has always been a crucial one, it was generally neglected and ignored. But the Srikrishna Commission (FSLRC) revived the issue to life.

Contentious Issues

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Komagata Maru: a Revisit


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Komagata Maru

The most striking aspect of the 376 Indians who were part of the Komagata Maru adventure was the bravery they exhibited, their unwavering commitment in keeping afloat the pride of their country and vastly influencing inter-continental movement of mankind. The story of the Komagata Maru resonates beyond 1914, linking to freedom movement in India and the right to vote for South Asians in Canada. Their stand echoes all men and women everywhere who oppose exclusion and domination on grounds of race, colour and origin. Read More…