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The extraordinary man who set up India's extraordinary electoral system

As the 16th Indian parliamentary elections get underway, Vikas Lather profiles Sukumar Sen, India's first chief election commissioner India is merely a geographical expression… To leave......

The Wendy Doniger controversy: An Alternative View

In any controversy, the participants cannot decide who is right or wrong. A democracy has a process in place to settle these disputes: the judiciary. Dinanath Batra in true democratic fashion......

Full transcript of Rahul interview: I'm against the concept of dynasty

Here is the full transcript of Congress vice president and Lok Sabha poll campaign chief Rahul Gandhi’s first formal TV interview with Times Now Editor-In-Chief Arnab Goswami.......

Rajendra Yadav's passing signals the end of an era

Apoorvanand pays tribute to much-loved and admired Hindi literary great who passed into the ages on Monday. Rajendra Yadav, the last surviving member of the trio of the Nai Kahani, a major event of......

Can mindless people please shut up?

The government’s leaks to the media and General Singh’s very vocal comments on the charges against him have played right into the hands of separatists and their cross-border sponsors,......

Indian economy: There's no room for complacency

New highs in the equity market should not lead India's policymakers to believe that all is well, rues Akash Prakash All of a sudden the world looks to be a much better place. The S&P 500 in the US......

Senators hopeful of immigration reform by summer

Influential US Senators hope to have a comprehensive immigration reform in place by this summer, which would legalise 11 million undocumented workers and address the issue of long wait for......

The 'rights' and 'wrongs' of a controversial Bill

The Supreme Court denies the Copyright Board the power to grant temporary licences.Ever since arts and music left the privileged precincts of temples and palaces, they have become crassly......

No escape! Diesel, LPG to cost more from June

After petrol, price of diesel, LPG and kerosene are likely to be hiked next month when a ministerial panel headed by Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee meets on June 9."Price of diesel, LPG and......

India makes a big song and dance in Davos

It was perhaps in the fitness of things that the concluding dinner of Davos 2011 was hosted by the Indian government and the Confederation of Indian Industry. The annual ball, renamed this year as......

Goa IFFI: Bureaucracy on the Beach

Aseem Chhabra encounters an Indian dinosaur at the Goa film festival. Wishes do come true. In the late 1970s as a college student in Delhi, I promised myself that one day I will make a career out......

Pregnant Victoria Beckham to do a Demi Moore?

Get your low down on what's happening in the world of Hollywood, right here! Pregnant Victoria Beckham is reportedly set to follow in the footsteps of Demi Moore by posing in the buff for a......

Ready for Madhur Bhandarkar's latest experiment?

"Get inside the theatre, have a fun time, and come out refreshed". These words aren't exactly something you'd hear from a film-maker who, in the past has attracted the audiences with his......

Five things to remember from South Africa 2010

The 19th edition of the World Cup in South Africa witnessed Spain winning their first world title. The World Cup will be remembered for quite a few things but there are some which will remain in......

World Cup shockers in the first round

So France is the first major team to bow out of World Cup 2010. The fact that the 1998 champions were not good enough to make it to the second round is a different matter altogether. Leadership......

Images: Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka, Match 4

Bangladesh's openers, who gave a rousing start against India, failed to deliver against Sri Lanka, as the pacers kept the runs in check. The hosts would have ideally wanted one of the......

  People speak for democratic fashion

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shubhi agrahari
Q. what makes an election democratic?
Shubhi Agrahari:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-makes-an-election-democratic/26663469/answers/

right sense
Q. What is OK short for? and how was it framed ?
Right Sense:  A. In a pure democracy, the majority choose the winner without any restrictions on who may be elected or who gets to vote. The person with the most...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-ok-short-for-and-how-was-it-framed-/26445006/answers/26663481

ABDULLAH
Q. is it required for men and women to pay attention to their appearance, dress decently, maintain dignity, ?
ABDULLAH:  A. The most popular theory is that OK comes from oll korrect, a deliberately misspelled writing of all correct. It was popularised in Boston...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/is-it-required-for-men-and-women-to-pay-attention-to-their-a/21326688/answers/26445023

ABDULLAH
Q. who was Salvador Allende?
ABDULLAH:  A. Salvador Allende was born in Valparaiso, Chile, in 1903. As a medical student he became involved in radical politics and he was arrested several...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-was-salvador-allende/21326688/answers/20509459

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Old identities trample 'Naya Bihar'

Blacktop highways, powerlit villages, teeming schools, beehive health centres and block offices are not the news from Bihar any longer. The news... ...

http://www.telegraphindia.com/1140420/jsp/frontpage/story_18256787.jsp
The Medium is the Message

Two decades before he upset Edward Snowden to win the Google Digital Activism Award last month, for launching the world's first community radio... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-others/the-medium-is-the-message/
The lotus and the peacock

For most, Rohit Bal 's work existed behind the glass fa├žade of a shop window. You could applaud it, be seduced by it, but never possess it. It... ...

http://www.livemint.com/Leisure/lxWHzWCaxr70lJw3q9jMVN/Rohit-Bal-The-lotus-and-the-peacock.html
American Swan launches an inventive, online reality show Beauty &the Blogger

The global Fashion &lifestyle brand American Swan in association with Famebox has launched a first-of-its-kind, digitally-driven online reality... ...

http://www.apnnews.com/2014/04/18/american-swan-launches-an-inventive-online-reality-show-beauty-the-blogger/
Power wielded by the wrong hands

Since the mid-1980s, it has been a trend for celebrities to enter politics just as much as it is a trend for businesspersons to hold top posts in... ...

http://www.thestatesman.net/news/48798-power-wielded-by-the-wrong-hands.html

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