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FIR against GJM supporters, chief 'mockery of democracy': Rosh...

[India], June 22, (ANI): Hours after a fresh suo motto FIR lodged against Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) chief Bimal Gurung, his wife Asha and other party supporters, the party general secretary on Thursday dubbed it a 'mockery of democracy' while demanding ... Sify, 8 hours ago

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Modi-Trump Summit: Truly historic step is unlikely

At no other time has a single meeting of the leaders of two democracies been so critical and hazardous.But Modi's recent actions and pronouncements and the Trump presidency's turbulence make it difficult to predict which way their meeting will go, says Ambassador T P Sreenivasan. Modi-Trump meet: Who will say what? IMAGE: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has a warm handshake and a bear hug for his counterparts, and he tries to come to first-name terms with them. But these are quite risky with US ...
 Rediff.com19 hours ago Constructive criticism strengthens democracy: Modi  Mathrubhumi3 weeks ago

School students should be taught about Emergency: Prasar Bharati chief

School students should be taught about the Emergency in India to make them aware about the consequences of democracy being derailed, Prasar Bharati chairperson A Surya Prakash says. In a book to be released next week, Prakash has said basic freedoms were ...
 DNA4 days ago

First Daughters of politics: Ivanka Trump is no first, but...

For all the controversy, the concept of prominent First Children is not novel in democracies.So why is Donald Trump's daughter different and discomfiting? Kanika Datta has the answers. Trump's son-in-law we know, meet some other powerful s-i-l IMAGE: Ivanka Trump's tweet of her with a seat at the table in the Oval Office during Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's visit to the US raised eyebrows.Photograph: Kind courtesy @IvankaTrump/Twitter   The elevation of Ivanka Trump to the ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago India's Modi and Trump to hold first talks on June 26 in Washington  First Post.com1 week ago Modi to hold first talks with Trump on June 26 in Washington  Sify1 week ago

Media must choose to reflect a plurality of opinions for that is what breathes life into our democracy, says President

The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee delivered the Ramnath Goenka Memorial Lecture today (May 25, 2017) in New Delhi. Speaking on the occasion, the President said that Shri Ramnath Goenka embodied the finest virtues of journalism: fierce ...
 PIB4 weeks ago Spirit of tolerance is what makes us Indians: President Pranab Mukherjee  Rediff.com4 weeks ago

Need to ask questions to those in power, says Pranab Mukherjee

There is a need to question those in power as it is fundamental to preserving the nation and a truly democratic society, President Pranab Mukherjee said here today. He also underscored the need for greater accommodation in public discourse as democracy will ...
 DNA4 weeks ago

There cannot be pre-censorship in a democracy: Delhi HC

In a democracy there cannot be pre-censorship, the Delhi High Court today told the AAP government regarding its policy on display of advertisements on auto rickshaws. "In a democracy it (pre-censorship) should not be done. What is the need for pre-censorship ...
 Business Standard1 month ago

Is this the end of the road for AAP?

Can un-democracy be the foundation for a democratic party that aspires to be different from all other parties in India, asks Aditi Phadnis. IMAGE: Supporters of Aam Aadmi Party cheer as they hold an Indian national flag and a cutout of AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal. Photograph: Anindito Mukherjee Kamal Mitra Chenoy, social activist for 30 years, member of the Communist Party of India for 40 years, joined the Aam Aadmi Party in 2014. He explained why he was resigning from the CPI.
 Rediff.com1 month ago

Nepal to conduct first local polls in 20 years tomorrow

Nepal is set to hold its first local-level polls in two decades tomorrow that are crucial for cementing democracy amid political turmoil in the country. Altogether 4.9 million voters are eligible to cast their votes in the first phase of elections. The first ...
 catchnews.com1 month ago Nepal votes in first local election in 20 years  Deccan Herald1 month ago Deuba returns as Nepal PM - after 12 years  Sify2 weeks ago Nepal marks 10th Republic Day with fervor  Sify3 weeks ago

Here's how the world's democracies vote and why India uses EVMs

It may come as a surprise but electronic voting is not the prevailing choice among the world's democracies, though most forward-looking nations are aspiring to go electronic for casting ballot. Today, only about a two dozen nations have adopted electronic ...
 DNA1 month ago Why India stands out as a gold standard in electronic voting  State Times1 month ago
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