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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......

Poll expense: Raje spent Rs 10 lakh, Kejriwal only 3

A report by Indian civil society group Association for Democratic Reforms states that Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje spent the most while Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal spent the......

President praises Hazare's Lokpal movement

Underlining the role of civil society movement led by Anna Hazare in drafting the Lokpal bill, President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday said this was the first time that a law was made with public......

Authorities to go ahead with Zubin Mehta concert in Srinagar

Brushing aside the strong opposition to it from separatist leaders, religious heads and some civil society groups, authorities have decided to go ahead with the high profile Zubin Mehta concert......

Leaders, activists come together against GM crops

Political leaders cutting across party lines have joined hands with the civil society to launch a nationwide campaign against GM crops and the Biotechnology Regulatory Authority of India Bill. The......

7 wonders of the modern world

To celebrate the engineering achievement of the modern world, American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) has compiled a list of structures that people thought were impossible.  “As a......

Jousting over Jaipur's jewel

A legal tussle is currently on between a civil society group led by a professor, ostensibly working to further public interest, on the one hand, and the state government and an influential but......

20 countries with lowest tax rates!

In the words of Oliver Wendell Holmes, US Supreme Court of Justice in 1904, "Taxes are what we pay for a civilized society." Governments need sustainable funding for social programmes and public......

Have toolbox to deal with reticent tax havens: FM

Under pressure from civil society to take concrete action on black money, the government said on Monday it has enough tools to deal with transactions arising from non-cooperative jurisdictions and......

Climate Change: Looking for hope beyond Lima conference

With the weaker-than-expected agreement at the recent Climate Change Conference at Lima, there is an urgent need to highlight endeavours in civil society and business for a sustainable global......

FIFA to intensify efforts to counter racism

FIFA chief Sepp Blatter. Photograph: Arnd Wiegmann/Reuters FIFA has admitted that it would be using the next World Cup to display FIFA's zero-tolerance policy against any form of discrimination,......
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Ginger
Q. even though all know that happiness increases by sharing, still why many dont do that?
Ginger:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/even-though-all-know-that-happiness-increases-by-sharing-sti/28078374/answers/

azam khan
Q. what is The Place of Soul in Modern Science ?.
Azam Khan:  A. Yes. Living in a plural, democratic and civilized society, sharing should be natural within us all.But there are some uncivilized, petty minded...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-place-of-soul-in-modern-science-./27794242/answers/28078415

Sulekha khuntdar
Q. Three mountain ranges are standing as the "mementos of the development of three societies. The Himalayas- stands for Indian Aryan civilization , Sinai stands for Hibru civilization and Olympus stands for The Greek civilization." Who is speaker ?
Sulekha Khuntdar:  A. Are science and Christianity allies or adversaries? What happened, however, during the second half of the twentieth century was that historian and...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/three-mountain-ranges-are-standing-as-the-mementos-of-the-de/27650772/answers/27794279

Damodar Biswal
Q. The Apex Court of the country in a landmark judgement said '' Fatwas can not be forced''. How do u react to this judgement?
Damodar Biswal:  A. our Indian PM Mr. Modi....... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/the-apex-court-of-the-country-in-a-landmark-judgement-said--/27603988/answers/27650801

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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/
Carnage protests echo in hill state

Shillong, Dec. 27: Candles and posters were put up at Khyndailad here this evening to condemn the massacre of the Adivasis by the NDFB (S) in areas... ...

http://www.telegraphindia.com/1141228/jsp/northeast/story_19266510.jsp
Deaths prompt diverse reactions

Civil society cannot seem to connect with the murder of hundreds of tribals and villagers in lesser-known parts of the country and hence we do not... ...

http://www.asianage.com/mumbai/deaths-prompt-diverse-reactions-479
Suhag reviews situation; ops intensified

GUWAHATI/NEW DELHI, DEC 27 (IANS/AGENCIES) : Published on 28 Dec. 2014 12:27 AM IST... ...

http://www.nagalandpost.com/ChannelNews/Regional/RegionalNews.aspx?news=TkVXUzEwMDA3Mjc0Mg%3d%3d
System of reckoning time, space and weight of the Zeliangrong of NE

Weights and measures may be ranked among the necessaries of life to every individual of human society. They enter into the economical arrangements... ...

http://www.thesangaiexpress.com/page/items/46830/system-of-reckoning-time-space-and-weight-of-the-zeliangrong-of-ne

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