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India's stand on Internet governance gets US backing
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India's stand on Internet governance gets US backing

"I heard about your very well-received remark at the ICANN meeting in Argentina. As democracies, India and the United States share a joint vision for ensuring every global citizen can participate in decision making regarding Internet governance," US Under ... Jagran Post, 2 months ago

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Centre, State like 'saas-bahu': Sumitra Mahajan tells Delhi MLAs

She said the beauty of democracy lay in its dynamism citing how Kejriwal became CM after his first MLA election and Modi became PM after winning his first MP poll. NEW DELHI: The two-day special orientation workshop for Delhi MLAs began with Lok Sabha Speaker ...
 Economic Times6 days ago

West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee slams opposition's charge of 'democracy under threat'

Mamata Banerjee accused the opposition parties of trying to "disturb" the peaceful atmosphere in the state at a time when "it is our political challenge to work towards development of Bengal".
 DNA2 weeks ago Mamata slams opposition charge of 'democracy under threat'  Sify2 weeks ago Mamata Banerjee slams opposition charge of 'democracy under threat'  Economic Times2 weeks ago We will win again in 2016: Mamata  State Times2 months ago

The Orop agitation and an uncaring democracy

In his treatise, The Art of War, the philosopher and military strategist, Sun Tzu, states, "The art of war is of vital importance to the State. It is a matter of life and death, a road either to safety or to ruin. Hence it is a subject of inquiry which can on no account be neglected." When, in an eventful week, members of both the highest institution of the State - namely, our Parliament - and those who have been the practitioners of the art of war choose to sport black arm bands, one is ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago
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A truly independent IEC is democracy's last line of defence

The one institution of democracy that has, until now, escaped President Jacob Zuma's capture of state institutions and enterprises is the Electoral Commission of South Africa (IEC). The value of a neutral, non-partisan electoral watchdog cannot be ...
 Daily Maverick1 day ago Institutions of democracy under stress, says Pranab in I-Day speech  Rediff.com2 weeks ago

China, not India, is the world's biggest democracy, an op-ed in Chinese state media claims

For many years, India has been dubbed the world's biggest democracy, based on the country's over 1 billion people. But that's just not true, argues an op-ed in the Global Times, a Chinese state-run tabloid. In fact, that title belongs to China, says ...
 Quartz5 days ago UPSC topper: 'I will work for a truly Inclusive India'  Rediff.com1 month ago Hong Kong electoral reforms: Chinese media brands naysayers 'destroyers of democracy'  Sify2 months ago China state media calls Hong Kong opposition "destroyers" after electoral reform vetoed  Zee News2 months ago

State MLAs to get lessons on public fund

Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan would address a workshop on the subject ‘Principles and Practices in Parliamentary Democracy and Management […]
 Ranchi Express English1 month ago Opposition stir murder of democracy: Speaker  Asian Age2 weeks ago No end to logjam: Opposition disrupts Lok Sabha for 3rd week  Rediff.com4 weeks ago Amid anti-Modi sloganeering Speaker refuses to adjourn Lok Sabha  Rediff.com1 month ago

'The wrath of the State has become a hallmark of our democracy'

'If a Delhi University professor's rights can be violated so easily, then think about what the rest of the population, with even lesser means, has to suffer under the State.' Professor G N Saibaba, who teaches English at Delhi University's Ram Lal Anand College, was arrested by the Maharashtra police on May 9, 2014 and charged with being a member of a banned terrorist organisation (the Communist Party of India-Maoist), providing logistics and helping in recruitment for the group. Professor ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

No democratic essence in Congress protests: BJP

Accusing the Congress of "using brutal force" in parliament to disrupt proceedings, Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Rajiv Pratap Rudy on Monday said there was no any "essence of democracy" in their protests."They are using brutal force (to disrupt ...
 Prokerala3 weeks ago 'Congress failed to understand language of democracy'  Times of India2 months ago Congress protests force RS to adjourn twice  Deccan Herald2 weeks ago After Mulayam, BJD hits out at Congress over disruptions  Deccan Herald2 weeks ago
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Myanmar bans parties from criticizing army in state media

Myanmar pro-democracy and opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi talks to the media as she attends a Parliament meeting at the Lower House of Parliament in Naypyitaw YANGON (Reuters) - Myanmar has banned political parties from criticizing the army or ...
 Business Insider3 days ago Myanmar bans parties from criticising army in state media  AlertNet3 days ago Myanmar's president signs off on law seen as targeting Muslims  Sharenet1 day ago
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