eye MCS/204/2017-19RNINO.MAHENG2002/21899 THE SUNDAY EXPRESS MAGAZINE MUMBAI,LATECITY DECEMBER9,2018 20+6(EYE)PAGES,`5.00 DAILY FROM: AHMEDABAD, CHANDIGARH, DELHI, JAIPUR, KOLKATA, LUCKNOW, MUMBAI, NAGPUR, PUNE, VADODARA SUNDAY STORY PAGE 9 N.E.W.S. Living by the Sword WWW.INDIANEXPRESS.COM PAGE 12 The milky way All eyes on the screen As Horlicks is picked up by Hindustan Unilever, a look at if the deal can help revive the sector, and make it “taller, stronger, sharper” Sher-o-Shayari and cups of tea are what keep a Congress team on night vigil outside an EVM strongroom in Bhopal going Post-Maratha quota, 69 Bulandshahr: Armyman named ‘unreserved’ groups in in inspector’s killing held in J&K Gujarat list for benefits BIG PICTURE AHMEDABAD, DECEMBER 8 THE GUJARAT government on Friday put out a list of 69 castes and sub-groups, across Hindus, Muslims, Christians, Jains, Parsis andJews,whowouldnowbedefined as “unreserved classes”. The move is seen as a counter to the revival by Hardik Patel of his demand for reservation to Patidars under the OBC quota, following the recent decision by Maharashtratogrant16percent reservation to Marathas under the socially and educationally backward category. Thestatedpurposeof thislist is to hand out certificates to CONTINUED ON PAGE 2 E EXPLAINED EXPRESS NEWS SERVICE ● Warding off Hardik UNLIKE THE 10% quota for poor among upper castes announced by Gujarat in 2016 (now in court), this list came quietly. In view of farm distress and the Patidars reorganising, government might wish to get the benefits rolling quickly. EXPRESS NEWS SERVICE SRINAGAR, DECEMBER 8 ARMY PERSONNEL Jeetendra Malik, who was allegedly involved in the killing of police inspector Subodh Kumar Singh in Bulandshahr earlier this week, was Saturday detained by his Army unit in Kashmir and handed over to an Uttar Pradesh police team. Jeetendra alias Jeetu Fauji’s role in the mob violence Monday in Siyana village of Bulandshahr, which claimed the lives of inspector Singh and a civilian, Sumit, surfaced after a purported video showed him allegedly opening fire. ADG (Law and Order) Anand Kumar had said that a police team was sent to Jammu and Kashmir, where Malik is posted, and that PAGES 10-11 NEW DELHI, DECEMBER 8 CRITICISINGTHESupremeCourt for relying on Constitutional morality and the basic structure doctrines, Attorney General K K VenugopalsaidSaturdaythatthe Speaking in personal capacity, says Venugopal apexcourthad“garneredtoitself vast powers, which no one apex court in the world has ever exercised” and that its interpretation of Article142of theConstitution, inamanner,conveyedthatitwas “above the law”. Speaking at the Second J Dadachanji Memorial Debate, LT GEN A K BHATT Solutiononlythrough politics:ArmyValleychief Says social media, snipers a concern; military role limited ADIL AKHZER SRINAGAR, DECEMBER 8 Shadowland the “person in the video is Malik”. While the Army remained tightlipped about the arrest, defence sources said that Malik was arrested from his unit in Sopore.“Yes,he(Malik)hasbeen detained,” a senior Army officer told The Sunday Express. “He has SC has taken more powers than any apex court... hope Constitutional morality dies with birth: A-G ANANTHAKRISHNAN G How fencing found Bhavani Devi, the only Indian to break into the international circuit Venugopal disapproved of the judiciary relying on the concept of Constitutional morality in judgments like in the Sabarimala case. He said he hoped that “Constitutional morality will die with its birth” and warned that “if (the court) CONTINUED ON PAGE 2 beenhandedovertothe(UP)police for further questioning”. Defence sources said that Malik was detained from the 22 Rashtriya Rifles (RR) unit stationed in north Kashmir’s Sopore, where he is currently posted. CONTINUED ON PAGE 2 WORLD THE MILITARY can only have a limited role, with solutions critical for resolving the larger Kashmir issue lying in the realm of politics — good governance, andpoliticalengagementaswitnessed during the Vajpayee years, according to the Army’s Valley chief, Lt Gen A K Bhatt. “The military can only create conditions of normalcy. Beyond that, the initiatives have to be at levels of good governance, politically talking to people. During the Vajpayee era, it has hap- Mumbai businessman smothered with cake; ex-PA of minister, suspended cop arrested MOHAMED THAVER MUMBAI, DECEMBER 8 YELLOW VESTS DESCEND ON PARIS AND BRUSSELS, HUNDREDS HELD P 15 FULL INTERVIEW P 6 ANOTHER LAW IN SC, EYES ON MALIK P 7 pened,andsimilarinitiativesthe governmentwilltakeattheright moment. I am sure they will,” General Officer Commanding (GoC),15Corps,LtGenBhattsaid in an interview to The Sunday Express. “One of the main things is to find the methods and means to convince theyouth thatthepath of violence will not deliver anything. And second, more importantly, is to work in the psychological space with the populace of Kashmir, to tell them that CONTINUED ON PAGE 2 DAYS AFTER the body of diamond merchant Rajeshwar Udani (57) was found in the bushes of Mere village in Panvel, a BJP worker and a suspended constable of the Mumbai Police were arrested for allegedly smothering the businessman with a cake. The accused have been identified as Sachin Pawar (37), a BJP worker and former personal assistant of state Housing Minister Prakash Mehta, and suspended constable Dinesh Pawar (27), who was arrested in a rape case on December 7. Udani had gone missing on November 27 after he left his chauffeur driven car on the Eastern Express Highway. With his cellphone not reachable, and Udani failing to return to his CONTINUEDONPAGE2 JACK OF MANY TRADES: BJP WORKER, EVENT MANAGER, P 3
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