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Mumbai police: Cops between ranks PSI to PI to declare assets before 31st March

In a landmark decision the Mumbai DG of police office has issued a circular directing all the police officials between the rank of PSI to PI to file their assets returns till 31st March. Up till now only IPS officers had to file such returns every year, this is the first time MPSC cadre officers […]

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Full text version of Vanzara’s resignation letter

I found that there didn’t seem to be text versions of Vanzara’s resignation letter, so here is one.   D.G. Vanzara, IPS DIG of Police (under Suspension) Sabarmati Central Prison Ahmedabad. Date- 1-9-2013 To, Addl. Chief Secretary Government of Gujarat Home Department Sachivalaya Gandhinagar Sub: Tendering of resignation from my service with renunciation of all […]

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Colonialism-in-the-Mind by Gouranga Chattopadhyay – Part 6

Part 1 || Part 2 || Part 3 || Part 4 || Part 5 || Part 6 || Part 7 There are other kinds of evidence too of the colonial hangover in various aspects of life in India. One of those is some kind of a belief about a ‘Centre-State relationship’ that has not been consciously articulated, and therefore some of its deeper implications remain […]

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