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How the government is smothering dissident NGOs

Muzzling NGOs is unbecoming of a democracy. Self-confident democracies encourage, indeed applaud, the involvement of citizens’ associations, including NGOs, in social and political......

How we can build 'Indianness'

The new government has to make conscious efforts to rebuild social equality and bring the people together, says Devesh Kapur.  One of the most difficult challenges facing the new government is......

The crude dramatics of Arvind Kejriwal

'Arvind Kejriwal displayed crass male chauvinism and gender illiteracy in saying that "rape tendencies arise out of sex, prostitution and drug rackets." This shows a failure to grasp that rape has......

Gadkari terms AAP's activities 'right-wing Maoism'

In a scathing attack on Aam Aadmi Party, Bharatiya Janata Party leader Nitin Gadkari on Wednesday dubbed the Arvind Kejriwal-led outfit's activities as "right-wing Maoism" and said its move to......

The Yogi arrives: A warning for Narendra Modi

'The Congresswallahs will hope that Arvind Kejriwal's oratory and confidence will be the anti-aircraft guns to Narendra Modi's airwave-capturing force.' 'Both Kejriwal and Modi speak Hindi well.......

'Budget 2013 seems directionless and confused'

Rediff.com columnist M R Venkatesh is a qualified chartered accountant.He is an expert on business concerns relating to economic policies, international trade and business strategies.M R Venkatesh......

COLUMN: Has the time for India to lead come?

For starters given a declining West, it is indeed unwise on our part to depend on it for any matter whatsoever for our growth, writes M R Venkatesh. The events of the past few years at the global......

COLUMN: And now a Rs 100 crore scam hits ICAI!

The national trait of exploiting the inherent weakness of democracy is now mirrored within the ICAI too, writes M R Venkatesh. Created by an Act of Parliament in 1949, the ICAI (The Institute of......

COLUMN: Come on Mr Romney, are you serious on China?

China holds a huge dollar balance arising out of its robust export machinery to the US, writes M R Venkatesh. It is easy to be a challenger. Romney knows it. Equally, it is difficult to endorse......

US economy: Obama is CLUELESS, Romney CONFUSED

Neither Obama nor Romney realise that government intervention as it is practiced in the US is not the answer to deliver people out of poverty, writes M R Venkatesh. In 2009 when Obama assumed......

IOA proposes to refer charge-framed cases to Ethics Commission

The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) on Sunday yet again sought to dilute International Olympic Committee's directive to bar charge-framed persons from contesting elections and instead decided to......

  People speak for charter of democracy

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jaya
Q. How To Exercise Freedom of Speech ? one of my friend trying to cross my right ;- ) now what to do ?
Jaya:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/how-to-exercise-freedom-of-speech--one-of-my-friend-trying-t/21860489/answers/

Kanai  Chakraberti
Q. Rights for calling BUNDHS, STRIKES, GHERAOS, PROCESSIONS, PUBLIC MEETINGS, RALLIES etc. are all idiotic altogether and are sure to cause inconveniences to the general public.Parties, trade-unions, schools/colleges etc. and hooliganisms inside the PARLIAMENT too M U S T not be allowed to resort to such practices, strictly under the CONSTITUTIONAL prohibitions.
Kanai Chakraberti:  A. Freedom of speech is the freedom to speak freely without censorship. The term freedom of expression is sometimes used synonymously, but includes...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/rights-for-calling-bundhs-strikes-gheraos-processions-public/21263442/answers/21860500

Kanai  Chakraberti
Q. Anna sent to Tihar jail .they have already tried their best but they did not find anything against him.............the man have GUTS.............a team of 8 Chartered Accountant have collected a full 3 wheeler paper stuff photocopy from Anna's place in search of any cluebut did not find anything neither in his Army days..........
Kanai Chakraberti:  A. so corrupt n those fighting against corrupt r same....................in india.what a shame on indian govt.this is not a democracy........................ more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/anna-sent-to-tihar-jail-.they-have-already-tried-their-best-/21263442/answers/20502256

pradeep singh
Q. Do you like this Democracy,Where illiterates are making huge money?
Pradeep Singh:  A. Illetrates in this country are quite OK, it's the literates that are a prob. While we are quick to pounce on illetrate politicians who make a quick...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/do-you-like-this-democracywhere-illiterates-are-making-huge-/20502234/answers/11778698

Ashish
Q. domocracy is ok but v need r not multi-party system in india or not
Ashish :  A. There is nothing wrong in democracy. Fault lies in the mind and heart of man who are supposed to use principles of democracy effectively for the...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/domocracy-is-ok-but-v-need-r-not-multi-party-system-in-india/11776225/answers/12790892

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By By | Reuters 6 minutes ago UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon warned on Tuesday that using only military... ...

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A poor account of India's cities

Illustration by Jayachandran/Mint India's city governments or municipalities record revenues in the range of 1-2% of India's GDP. Estimates... ...

http://www.livemint.com/Opinion/tj7Mcdx5AvSXtmld5GhXHJ/A-poor-account-of-Indias-cities.html
For clarity in Syria's muddy politics

Reuters SMOKY SKIES: Kobane, some 100hundred m from the Turkish border, remains a key battleground of the war. In the picture, Turkish Kurds watch... ...

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HK police use sledgehammers, chainsaws to clear protest barriers, open road

5:50pm IST HONG KONG (Reuters) - Hundreds of Hong Kong police used sledgehammers and chainsaws on Tuesday to tear down barricades erected by... ...

http://in.reuters.com/article/2014/10/14/hong-kong-china-police-idINKCN0I306G20141014
Traffic flows back into HK business district after police remove barriers

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Hong Kong police reopened one of the city's main thoroughfares to traffic on Tuesday after clearing barricades erected by... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/traffic-flows-back-hk-business-district-police-remove-044731799--finance.html

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