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The Case against Jagdish Tytler

Paper No. 5458                                          Dated 12-Apr-2013

By B. Raman

In its online edition, “Outlook” has carried a detailed chronology of the case against Jagdish Tytler, a functionary of the Congress (I), in connection with allegations of his involvement in the murder of some Sikhs during the massacre of about 3000 Sikhs in certain areas of Delhi after the assassination of Indira Gandhi by two of her Sikh bodyguards from the Delhi Police on October 31, 1984.

The Case of Sanjay Dutt

Paper No. 5433                                                Dated 23-Mar-2013

By B. Raman

I have been in receipt of many tweets and E-Mails criticizing me for advocating that the case of Sanjay Dutt, who has been convicted under the Arms Act for having been found in illegal possession of two fire-arms and sentenced to five years of imprisonment, should be treated differently and any petition from him for a lenient view of his guilt should be considered sympathetically.

My Take on Copter Scam

Paper No. 5398                    16-Feb-2013

By B.Raman

The 12 AgustaWestland helicopters ordered for the Air Force for VVIP duties were meant for use by the Special Protection Group (SPG) for the transport of SPG protectees and also for the transport of other VVIPs not entitled to SPG protection.

SHINDE: Prejudiced & Partisan Stewardship of MHA

Paper no. 5374                                                     Dated 22-Jan-2013

By B. Raman  

Neglect of Welfare & Honour of Ex-Servicemen

Paper No. 5363                                       Dated 15-Jan-2013

By B. Raman

The barbaric Pakistani attack on Indian soldiers in the Jammu area on January 8, 2013, and the brutal killing and mutilation of two soldiers with one of them beheaded called for a three-pronged response:

Rape and Punishment

Paper No 5350                                                   Dated 07-Jan-2013

By A. K. Verma

Rape is not necessarily an act of a deviant mind. More often it is a crime of opportunity. The intent behind the crime can be an amalgam of several thought streams.

Principally it is not about sex. The main motivation could be a drive to seek domination and power with ingredients of intimidation and violence interlaced. Instinct has a big role. It is important to understand this to determine how rapists should be punished.

Sequel to Gang-rape in Delhi: Two Points Needing Quick Action

Paper No. 5348                      Dated 5-Jan-2012

By B. Raman

Two points need quick action in the wake of the gang-rape in New Delhi on December 16, 2012.

2. The first is the removal of the Commissioner of Police of Delhi and his replacement by a competent officer from outside the Delhi cadre of the Indian Police Service.

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