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Abdul Ghaffar Khan: the ‘Frontier Gandhi’

B. R. Nanda.

in In Search of Gandhi

October 2004; p ublished online October 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Indian Politics. 7509 words.

This chapter presents an essay on Mahatma Gandhi’s relation with Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan. It says that Khan was associated with the boldest experiment in non-violence as a tool of social...

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Accession to India

A.G. Noorani.

in Article 370

July 2011; p ublished online September 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Indian Politics. 6672 words.

This chapter presents extracts from the British Cabinet Mission’s statement on 16 May 1946; the Cabinet Mission’s memorandum on Indian states, treaties, and paramountcy; the Indian...

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Accrual Accounting in the Australian Government

S.K. Das.

in Rethinking Public Accounting

July 2008; p ublished online October 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Indian Politics. 5848 words.

This chapter analyses the experience of the Australian government in converting to accrual accounting. The adoption of accrual reporting by governments in Australia represents an important...

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Accrual Accounting in the New Zealand Government

S.K. Das.

in Rethinking Public Accounting

July 2008; p ublished online October 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Indian Politics. 7431 words.

This chapter analyses the experience of the New Zealand government in converting to accrual accounting. Evidence suggests that the introduction of accrual accounting has succeeded in...

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Accrual Accounting in the Swedish Government

S.K. Das.

in Rethinking Public Accounting

July 2008; p ublished online October 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Indian Politics. 9973 words.

This chapter analyses the experience of the Swedish government in converting to accrual accounting. The transition to accrual accounting in the Swedish government was achieved rather...

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Act of Creation

Rob Jenkins and James Manor.

in Politics and the Right to Work

April 2017; p ublished online May 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Indian Politics. 14834 words.

This chapter provides a close examination of specific provisions found in the National Rural Employment Guarantee Act 2005 (NREGA). The analysis of the legal and regulatory provisions (the...

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Adivasi Identity Question in Assam

Meeta Deka.

in Troubled Diversity

January 2015; p ublished online March 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Indian Politics. 6080 words.

Democracy in post-Independence India has allowed cultural diversity to flourish in the Northeastern region as elsewhere in India, adding vibrancy to national identity on the one hand, while...

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Advocate for India

B. R. Nanda.

in Gokhale

June 1999; p ublished online October 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Indian Politics. 3537 words.

In the last months as viceroy, Curzon had so thoroughly alienated large sections of the Indian opinion that almost any viceroy succeeding him would have been popular. Lord Minto did not...

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After 2000

Louise Tillin.

in Remapping India

October 2013; p ublished online May 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Indian Politics. 5186 words.

This final chapter considers the story of federal reorganisation as it stands after 2000, focusing on the resurgent demand for Telangana and the debate about Uttar Pradesh’s reorganisation...

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The Agartala Doctrine

Edited by Subir Bhaumik.

February 2016; p ublished online April 2016 .

Book. Subjects: Indian Politics. 360 pages.

The book revolves round the role played by Tripura in Indian foreign policy on East Pakistan, later Bangladesh. The ‘Agartala Doctrine’, that emerges from the policy of successive Tripura...

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