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BJP will see to it that Central funds not misused: Rijiju

Union Minister Kiren Rijiju on Saturday said funds meant for Central projects would be under BJP's scanner to ensure judicious utilisation in Arunachal Pradesh. "To play a crucial role in......

Accelerate 'action oriented' measures in Arunachal: BJP to home ministry

The Bharatiya Janata Party in Arunachal Pradesh has urged the union home affairs ministry to pay special attention and expedite 'action-oriented' measures to build defence infrastructure in the......

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......

Bihar RS bypoll: War of words breaks out between JD-U and BJP

The war of words between two erstwhile National Democratic Alliance allies on Sunday escalated with the Bharatiya Janata Party slamming Nitish Kumar for seeking Rashtriya Janata Dal support for......

JD-U comes out in support of Cong for Leader of Opposition post

The Janata Dal-United on Friday announced its support to Congress for the post of Leader of Opposition in the Lok Sabha even as the treasury side has kept suspense over the issue. "In a similar......

We maintain global norms: cola makers

With the Left Democratic Front liaison committee in Kerala recommending a ban on the sale of colas in the state in the light of the findings of the Centre for Science and Environment, the debate on......

Indian carriers may not get leeway on flying abroad

The Narendra Modi-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government is unlikely to lift restrictions on domestic airlines to launch international services anytime soon.   According to the......

Budget: Good beginning or missed opportunity?

With Jaitley preferring continuity over change, good days might take a little longer to arrive, says Shankar Acharya. By now, reams have been written on the first Budget of the new National......

Why women are dropping out of work in India

India optimists invariably point to the much-discussed "demographic dividend" as a long-term structural factor, which should propel growth in the coming decades. Studies suggest the demographic......

Broadcasters oppose Trai's 12-minute ad regulation

The revenues of television broadcasters, especially those in the news, movies, music and sports genres, could be hit due to the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) capping the standardised......

Putin critic and chess champ Kasparov seeks Latvian citizenship

Former World chess champion turned Kremlin critic Garry Kasparov has asked Latvian politicians to grant him citizenship to help him pursue his political activities in Russia. In a letter seen by......

BCCI's circle of deceit and confusion

The Supreme Court needs to step in and order an independent inquiry into the whole IPL scandal, conflicts of interest between office-holders of the BCCI, team-owners of the IPL and even members and......

  People speak for democratic norms

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Good Citizen
Q. Why BJP is not keen on encashing Varun Gandhis Nehru links? Your views?
Good Citizen:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-bjp-is-not-keen-on-encashing-varun-gandhis-nehru-links-y/25547810/answers/

cnanu  shree
Q. why china needs """" BRICKS """"" for the time being ?
Cnanu Shree:  A. it is Democracy . and i think BJP is following democratic norms unlike Congress , Samajwadi Party .. etc.. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-china-needs--bricks--for-the-time-being-/22420821/answers/25547848

ABDULLAH
Q. is it required for men and women to pay attention to their appearance, dress decently, maintain dignity, ?
ABDULLAH:  A. The BRICS states need to pin down China on long-term norm-based values, ideas and concrete proposals and programmes for the mutual benefit of the...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/is-it-required-for-men-and-women-to-pay-attention-to-their-a/21326688/answers/22420849

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Ankara: Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan will be an "active" head of state if he wins Presidential Elections in August and will play a... ...

http://zeenews.india.com/news/world/recep-tayyip-erdogan-to-be-active-turkish-president-deputy-pm_950122.html
Squaring the poverty circle

The Rangarajan expert group on poverty measurement has done a great deal of hard and useful work. In its recent report, the group probes a wide... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/opinion/lead/squaring-the-poverty-circle/article6246084.ece
India opens the funding tap for infrastructure projects

Mumbai: Statistics don't always tell the story. In this case, though, they give you a fairly clear outline of it. Consider this. More than Rs. 6... ...

http://www.livemint.com/Industry/LAsfFKN0RC2pZTyHzgj8iL/India-opens-the-funding-tap-for-infrastructure-projects.html
Ineffective strategy to fight insurgency

Use of Special Operations Forces in asymmetric warfare may be tempting but history shows such tactics aren't successful in the long run It is... ...

http://www.dailypioneer.com/columnists/oped/ineffective-strategy-to-fight-insurgency.html
Legal adventurism

The new government is settling down. Price rise and widespread corruption were the two issues over which the previous dispensation had faced... ...

http://www.thestatesman.net/news/67415-legal-adventurism.html

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