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Must we choose between democracy and vikas?

Must we choose between democracy and vikas?

'A dangerous and false binary is now surfacing in Indian political discourse, which must be firmly rejected.''It is that we have to choose between freedom and development.' 'For us freedom is neither merely an instrument for development nor to be subordinated to development.''It is, as our founding fathers proclaimed early in our freedom struggle, 'our birthright' on which we shall never compromise.''Growth, wealth and development are fruits of democracy, not substitutes.'Dr Manmohan Singh's ..., 1 week ago

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How to save democracy from Facebook

All the fixes require either the enactment of a data-protection law, or the amendment of our existing competition law. This can take many years. However, there is an opportunity for the government to act immediately if it wishes to, says Sunil Abraham. IMAGE: Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad addressing the press conference in which he accused Congress president Rahul Gandhi of hiring services of Cambridge Analytica. Photograph: Vijay Verma/PTI Photo Those who celebrate the big ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago
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PM says Cong throttling democracy, BJP MPs to observe fast over Par disruptions

Accusing the Congress of taking parliamentary proceedings "to a new low" with its conduct, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today announced a fast by BJP MPs on April 12 to protest the impasse "caused" by the opposition party in Parliament, which saw a washout of ...
 Business Standard2 weeks ago Modi leads BJP MPs fast to protest Parliament washout  The Financial Chronicle1 week ago PM to observe fast today over Parliament washout  Rediff.com1 week ago PM to lead BJP's day-long fast; Congress terms it 'photo-op'  Rediff.com1 week ago

'My vote is not for sale' campaign in city

Anil Shetty is the president of Nav Bharat Democratic Party, but he is running a campaign usually taken up by citizens groups. And he has started the campaign on his doorstep. The campaign is a proclamation: My vote is not for sale. A notice carrying the ...
 Deccan Herald2 weeks ago

Democracy on Trial

IN FEBRUARY THIS year, Poland passed a controversial law that makes it illegal to claim the country was in any way complicit in the Nazi atrocities against Jewish people during World War II. In the run up to its passage, leaders, academics and activists from ...
 Open Magazine3 weeks ago

'Bonhomie between judiciary and govt is death knell to democracy'

Senior-most Supreme Court judge, Justice J Chelameswar, has shot off a letter to the Chief Justice of India asking him to consider convening a full court to take up the issue of alleged executive interference in judiciary. Justice Chelameswar, in his letter written on March 21, cautioned that "the bonhomie between the judiciary and the government in any State sounds the death knell to democracy".   The unprecedent letter, copies of which were also sent to 22 other apex court judges, has ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago Justice Gogoi's competence is unquestioned  Rediff.com1 week ago

Democracy in the age of data (Column: Active Voice)

age. But the events that unfolded last week have underlined the extent of complexities that can be created in society depending on the nature of its usage. A year-long investigation by multiple media outlets in the US and Britain revealed that a consulting ...
 Business Standard3 weeks ago Democracy in the age of data  Prokerala3 weeks ago

BJP believes in the core of democracy, says Modi

Describing the BJP as "dyed in the colour of patriotism", Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said the party believes in the core of democracy and it enables them to take its allies along. Inaugurating the new BJP central office on Deen Dayal Upadhyay ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago Democracy is BJP's core value, says Modi  Deccan Herald2 months ago Core of BJP is 'truly democratic', PM Modi  Sify2 months ago

Journalists should defend constitutional values: Manmohan Singh

At a time when our democracy is "experiencing some shocks", journalists should stand up for defending and promoting the values enshrined in the Constitution, former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said on Thursday. He was speaking at an award ceremony in New Delhi.  "Ideas are very important to sustain in democracy and at a time when our democracy is experiencing some shocks here and there, it is important for journalists to stand up for defending and promoting value systems which are ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

Our two great democracies have a historic relationship, says Macron

French President Emmanuel Macron Saturday said he wanted his country to be Indias best partner in Europe as he started a three-day trip to the country aimed at ratcheting up security and energy ties. Macron, who was welcomed by Indian Prime Minister Narendra ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago 'In its imperial mood, China is surrounding India'  Rediff.com3 weeks ago Ruminations: Two poles of Indian politics  The Financial Chronicle1 month ago France best partner for India: Macron  Mathrubhumi1 month ago
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