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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......

'If anything happens to me, IB and government are responsible'

‘Both (the BJP and the Congress) are two sides of the same coin. Both are equally corrupt, both are equally communal and anti-India.’ ‘The government doesn’t listen to......

Is Narendra Modi really an OBC?

It is unusual to see Narendra Modi highlight his OBC status -- something he has never done in his long political career. Sheela Bhatt/Rediff.com examines Modi's compulsions for bringing his caste......

Modi's ministry bears indelible impress of a single person

Narendra Modi's victory does not represent a victory of the Indian nation, but only an elite-driven polarising phenomenon. The sooner we -- and the BJP -- recognise this, the better, says Praful......

'Too early to say whether a "BJP era" is emerging'

'The Congress era was already over anyway! The real question is: Has India opened a new, post-coalition era and I'm very doubtful about that,' Christophe Jaffrelot, author of several books on......

Economic status of Muslims, Dalits dismal: NCAER

On the heels of the Sachar Committee report on the socio-economic status of Muslims, the National Council for Applied Economic Researchhas come out with data about the economic status of Muslims......

Showcasing Gujarat, abroad

Rajiv Shah's appointment as Barack Obama's Under Secretary for Research, Education and Economics reminds us that there isn't any comprehensive study of the Gujarati diaspora. Though Shah's news......

Should there be quotas in the private sector?

With just 8.4 million jobs in the organised private sector, as compared to 104 million SC/STs in the workforce, the impact can only be marginal.Suraj Bhan, chairman, National Commission for......

Adidas's Rs 5 bn unit in AP to hire 40,000

Apache Footwear Limited, a China-based authorised manufacturer of Adidas sports shoes, will set up a Rs 500-crore (Rs 5 billion) manufacturing facility in Nellore district in Andhra Pradesh. In a......

Be ready for job quota, Congress tells India Inc

In a back-to-basics manifesto, the Congress pledged to return to its constituency of the weak and the underprivileged with special emphasis on agriculture and unemployment. The party proposes to......

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Apocalypso
Q. Political scientist Chris Jaffrelot states that the development in Guj has been limited to the urban middle class, whereas rural dwellers and lower castes have become increasingly marginalised. He cites the fact that Gujarat ranks Twenty first among the 28 Indian states in terms of its Human Development Index, due to the lack of development in rural Gujarat. He states under Modi the number of families living below the poverty line has increased, and that particularly rural adivasi and dalits have become increasingly marginalised.Is it a Guj model of Deveplmt then ?
Apocalypso:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/political-scientist-chris-jaffrelot-states-that-the-developm/27417444/answers/

Apocalypso
Q. Instead of Looting our wealth to abroad , the money should use for training and development of underprivileged people dalits adivasis etc ?
Apocalypso:  A. we dont have any dalits in our team chahe to kitane bhi models nange**** karva kuch farak nahi padega more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/instead-of-looting-our-wealth-to-abroad--the-money-should-us/27417444/answers/20690067

dalitvoice
Q. Not a single well-known and respected Dalit or Adivasi intellectual, social activist or public leader has come out in support of the movement. Nor, too, have ordinary Dalits and Adivasis. Likewise, workers and peasants are hardly involved in the movement. Yet, despite this, the movement and the men leading it claim to represent the entire country!India Against Corruption, the outfit behind Annas movement, claims that it is the voice of the 120 crore people of India. But, when the tens of crores of Dalits, Adivasis and religious minorities have evinced little interest in the movement, how c
Dalitvoice:  A. Does it mean that - Dalits, Adivasis, workers and peasants are for corruption? Or that is where the problem is .We should stop looking at...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/not-a-single-well-known-and-respected-dalit-or-adivasi-intel/20690041/answers/20624904

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Press Council of India chairperson and former Supreme Court judge Markandey Katju has alleged that one of his brother-judges in the Madras High... ...

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Dr. Udit Raj

Udit Raj, Member of Parliament from BJP today said that this is for the first time in the history of Lok Sabha that a discussion on the budget was... ...

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CPI(M) Leader writes to Finance Minister on SCSP

K Varadharajan, Polit Bureau member of the Communist Party of India (Marxist) has written to finance minister Arun Jaitley, on July 12 regarding... ...

http://peoplesdemocracy.in/2014/0720_pd/cpim-leader-writes-finance-minister-scsp
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In the journey of recreating the self in the image, the small photo studio with its artisan photographer has played a pivotal role If you were... ...

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11 trusts under scanner for non-use of government land

Eleven trusts from Pune, including trusts for education and community purposes, are under the scanner of the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG)... ...

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