Weapons shortage a big issue for militants in J&K, says DGP (IANS Exclusive)

Reading Time: 3 minutes Srinagar, Aug 8 (IANS) Militants in Jammu and Kashmir have been facing a shortage of weapons despite Pakistan’s attempts to provide arms to various terrorist organisations active in the valley, Director General of Police (Jammu and Kashmir) Dilbag Singh said on completion of one year of the abrogation of Article 370 in the former state. The situation is that if Pakistan manages to recruit militants, it is not able to provide them with weapons, Singh told IANS here.

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‘IBC regime yet to reach phase where debtors celebrate failure, exit voluntarily’

Reading Time: 2 minutes New Delhi, Aug 7 (IANS) As the landmark Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (IBC) has come a long way since its inception in the past three-and-a-half years, the Chairman of the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (IBBI), M.S. Sahoo feels that the country and the IBC regime is yet to reach a phase where corporate debtors would voluntarily come up for resolution of debt or exit from the business with a sense of celebration rather than despair.

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