What does it mean to be Republic of India?

Dr. Lalit kishore

India is officially known as the Republic of India or Bharat Ganarajya and is the second-most populous country in world that homes over 1.2 billion people. It is the most populous democracy in the world in the form of federal parliamentary constitutional republic. India gained independence from the British on 15 August 1947 and was declared a republic on 26 January 1950 after adoption of its constitution to guide elected people's representative to govern the nation.

New Zealand's Bay of Plenty to have its 1st Hindu temple soon


Sanatan Dharam Mandir, Tauranga's first Hindu temple, is reportedly set to open in the next few months.The reports suggest that building consent has been obtained for this two-storey Mandir and the construction is expected to begin in the next few days. Since 2012, religious services have been held in a shed; and before that area Hindus used to visit Hamilton (about 105 kilometers) and Auckland (about 204 kilometers) for worship services.

Missing people living with HIV cause serious concern in Rajasthan

Dr. Lalit kishore

According to a study report submitted to Rajasthan State Aids Control Society (RSACS), about half of the People Living with HIV (PLHIV) in Rajasthan that were registered with antiretroviral therapy (ART) centres are no more coming to take their medicine and many of them were not found at their reported residences. According to the figures released inform that over 25K registered PLHIVs have stopped taking ART treatment administered at 17 centres in Rajasthan, reported TOI.

JKFFA remembers Netaji on his birth anniversary


To remember Netaji Subash Chander Bose on his Birth Anniversary, J&K Freedom Fighters' Association (JKFFA) today organized an impressive function at Municipal Park Town Hall, Jammu. The function organized by the President of the Association Ved Gandotra was presided over by the Chairman B.L. Gupta. Commissioner Jammu Municipal Corporation Kiran Wattal and Kapil Sharma were the Chief Guest and Guest of Honour respectively.