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In Vanita, US trusts: Desi picked as acting attorney general

'Vanita Gupta is the greatest civil rights lawyer of her generation.' Praise came flying in from all corners after Vanita Gupta is appointed as the acting US Assistant Attorney General for Civil......

When social activists become politicians

Is politics gaining at the expense of civil society? Mayank Mishra analysesThe choice before social activist Medha Patkar and her National Alliance of People's Movements was not easy. She and other......

'Kejriwal is not wrong, but is this the right method of realising that objective?'

'Indian politics has had three-and-a-half master narratives -- secular nationalism, Hindu nationalism, justice for lower castes and regionalism. The AAP seeks to go beyond that. Therein lies its......

Anarchy cannot be alternate politics: Arun Jaitley

AAP has displayed scant regard for the Rule of Law… … the utterances of its leaders lack in civility. Its conduct is a challenge to constitutionalism. Arun Jaitley states that it......

Aam Admi Party: Politics cannot ask for more hope

There is a leader in every man waiting for the right moment. The Aam Admi Party has found it and is already ready with its list for the Lok Sabha. The challenge is enormous, but the future beckons......

Binayak Sen named on Plan panel board

The Plan panel on Wednesday said it has appointed civil rights activist Binayak Sen, convicted for sedition, on the board of one of its steering committees to give input for 12th Plan (2012-17) on......

Australians: World's most prosperous people

Australians are the most prosperous people in the world, enjoying good health, freedom of choice, political liberty, civil rights and high income, a new study has revealed.Ranking countries on the......

Power centre Delhi holds key to Modi's India revival dream

For India to make the most of Narendra Modi's ambition and energy, he must get New Delhi to keep up, says Nitin Pai. Few analysts expected Narendra Modi to pay serious attention to foreign policy......

Tata-SIA venture: The new airline and its CEO

Scholarships, sports and spirit define Phee Teik Yeoh, the new CEO of Vistara in India I am still trying to pronounce his name (Fi Tek, Fee Tech, Mr Yo) when I see a lean, smiling, sprightly man,......

Regulators fine global banks $3.4 bn in forex probe

Global regulators imposed penalties totalling $3.4 billion on five major banks, including UBS, HSBC and Citigroup on Wednesday for failing to stop their traders from trying to manipulate foreign......

Kal Penn: I would love to shoot five Bollywood films simultaneously

'...But my strong suit will not be dancing,' Kal Penn tells Vaihayasi Pande Daniel/Rediff.com, in the concluding part of the interview. Part I of the interview: 'I'm not related to......

Saif Ali Khan: Islam is unpopular today

'If you go up to an average American or British citizen and tell them you are a Muslim, they look at you suspiciously. It's not a good feeling.' 'Narendra Modi is the first person to make sense......

5 Must Watch Movies at Mumbai Film Festival 2014

Brilliant movies from China, Ethiopia, Austria and India line up for Mumbai. This year, the Mumbai Film Festival (MFF) almost never happened, after the festival’s main benefactor until last......

BCCI secy Patel alleges vendetta politics following sacking by Baroda CA

Sanjay Patel, secretary of the Board of Control of Cricket in India, was on Wednesday removed from the secretary's post by his own state association -- Baroda CA -- after a city civil court in......

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confusion
Q. ISLAM GIVES TOLERANCE TO EVERY FAITH , NO COMPULSION ,Such beautiful teachings ..No Compulsion In ReligionQur'an There is no compulsion in religion.The right direction is henceforth distinct from error.And he who rejecteth false deities and believeth in Allah hath grasped a firm handhold which will never break.Allah is Hearer, Knower.
Confusion:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/islam-gives-tolerance-to-every-faith--no-compulsion-such-bea/28098701/answers/

proud mom
Q. It is said that there were sixteen similarities between Lincoln and Kennedy. Can you please tell one?
Proud Mom:  A. Beautiful teachings , all these are teachings that made the barbaric Arabs of Mohammad pbuh period into harbingers of Civilization more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/it-is-said-that-there-were-sixteen-similarities-between-linc/27680946/answers/28098703

Sulekha khuntdar
Q. What are the Worst humans right violation in history?
Sulekha Khuntdar:  A. Both presidents were elected to the House of Representatives in '46.Both presidents were elected to the presidency in '60.Lincoln defeated...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-are-the-worst-humans-right-violation-in-history/27474741/answers/27680957

Shunmugham
Q. When will our mistake committing indian "BOYS" grow up?To be part of a civilized modern society?
Shunmugham:  A. The Holocaust as it was in a more modern era where people and nations were better educated,better off,more technologically advanced,and thus more...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/when-will-our-mistake-committing-indian-boys-grow-upto-be-pa/27332647/answers/27474760

  Web results for Civil And Political Rights
Honouring the legends

On 25th of December 2014, the entire Indian nation honoured two legends of our contemporary history by awarding them the country's highest civilian... ...

http://www.dailyexcelsior.com/honouring-legends/
And the best films were...

I’ll skip the usual laments about the cruel arbitrariness of list making. There were a lot of movies this year — more than 950 reviewed... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/450146/and-films-were.html
Stars of the Future

Ringing out the old and ringing in the new has its pitfalls and promises. As 2014 segues into 2015, some of the triumphs and tragedies will be... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/magazine/Stars-of-the-Future/2014/12/27/article2588538.ece
Badal Flays 'Forced' Religious Conversions

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal today flayed the "forced" religious conversions taking place in a few parts of the country, saying these... ...

http://www.outlookindia.com/news/article/Badal-Flays-Forced-Religious-Conversions/874661
Word Psmiths In The City

Book Jacket On My Sleeve Krishna Prasad , Editor-in-Chief, Outlook : We live in interesting times, when the reading habit is growing, when... ...

http://www.outlookindia.com/article/Word-Psmiths-In-The-City/292930

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