The story of Justice Bahrul Islam, who joined the Congress in 1956 and held several party posts till 1972, is even more astonishing. In April 1962, the Congress elected him to the Rajya Sabha and after unsuccessfully contesting an election in Assam, he was re-elected to the Upper House and aligned with Indira Gandhi after the Congress split. In 1972, Islam quit the Rajya Sabha and was made a judge of the Gauhati High Court. He retired in 1980, but nine months later, he was elevated to the Supreme Court. Six weeks before he retired again and a month after giving a clean chit to the then Bihar chief minister Jagannth Mishra in a corruption case, Islam quit as SC judge and filed nomination as a Congress candidate in Assam, an election that never took place because of the ongoing agitation in that state. The Congress then elected Islam for a record third term in 1983 from the Rajya Sabha! … [Read more...] about Former CJI Gogoi’s Rajya Sabha nomination is not the first and won’t be the last
The party decides
The National Demoratic Alliance (NDA) in Bihar may be in for a surprise ahead of state polls as one of its allies, the Lok Janshakti Party (LJP), might well queer the pitch. As the Chirag Paswan-led party goes into a huddle to decide its future course of action within the NDA, reports suggest a possibility that LJP might stage a repeat of its 2005 strategy. … [Read more...] about Why are NDA allies JD(U)-LJP engaged in tussle ahead of Bihar polls?
Surprisingly, that was not the case with the Realme 7 Pro. We played PUBG Mobile before it was banned in India for our Realme 7 Pro first impressions and the phone offered a smooth gaming experience. We also played Call of Duty Mobile and Asphalt 8 on the Realme 7 Pro and the phone did not break a sweat. The software seems to be well optimised this time around and even while multitasking, there was not a single instance of stuttering. … [Read more...] about Realme 7 Pro Review: The best smartphone under Rs 20,000 in India?
BJP President Amit Shah is shown as Cersei Lannister in the meme, while Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh as Walder Frey, Nitin Gadkari as Joffrey Baratheon, and Yeddyurappa as Tywin Lannister. Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath is depicted as the hero of the show -- Jon Snow while Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is shown as Petyr Baelish. … [Read more...] about ‘Game of Thieves’: Congress uses Game of Thrones meme to poke fun at BJP
If you have not started off mobile marketing and couponing yet, remember, you cannot just hop on this bus without doing your homework. If you end up doing something not approved by TRAI or cellular service provider, or if your technology is not the right one, your campaign will either not get to the audience or you will end up offending some stakeholders. It can even result in blacklisting of your company from future mobile marketing. Spamming has to be avoided and so you need to ensure that your recipients have opted in for the campaign. Technical issues are far more complex and so you need to evaluate pros and cons of all the redemption technologies. The laws are ever evolving in this space since it is still a new thing. Companies should indeed be seeking a new age legal expert for advice. The most critical one in India today is something most marketers seem to ignore: It is permission-based marketing. … [Read more...] about Why brand promotions should move to M-coupons