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'The wrath of the State has become a hallmark of our democracy'

'If a Delhi University professor's rights can be violated so easily, then think about what the rest of the population, with even lesser means, has to suffer under the State.' Professor G N Saibaba,......

Kashmiris brave the cold to come out and vote

Enthusiasm to take part in the democratic process by exercising their right to franchise transcended the age boundaries on Tuesday as old and young alike, the many-time voters and the first-time......

Relax! It's just a book

What happened within the last 40 years that turned this society from secular democratic to Hindu right-wing that clench their collective fists of spiritual nobility against the fictional enemy that......

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......

Why Arvind Kejriwal is unpalatable to the media

'For the first time in 66 years, here is a leader who democratically dares to take on the establishment by raising the right kind of questions.' 'When will the poor get justice? For how many years......

Supreme Court order on coal blocks could force nationalisation

With the Supreme Court order on cancelling coal mining rights expected to throw up legal challenges for the National Democratic Alliance government, the ministry of coal is preparing a back-up......

This land is your land

  Let states pass their own land acquisition lawsTen chief ministers may have offered Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government a way out of the logjam facing its contentious amendments......

A tale of 10 states & what they intend to do with their land laws

Several state governments have proposed they could enact their own land laws consistent with the amendments proposed by the Centre in the land acquisition Bill, 2015, rather than waiting......

Ford Foundation funding dries up as Modi clamps down on NGOs

A leading global charity has frozen $4 million in funding to India, squeezing aid to the poor, after a clampdown by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on donors deemed to be meddling in domestic politics......

The man the Greeks hate the most

Wolfgang Schauble has done right by the Euro zone, but the Greeks believe that doesn't necessarily mean he has done right by them. Image: German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble (right) and his......

Comparing FIFA to the Mafia is 'almost insulting to the Mafia': US Senator

Senators call for reforms of US soccer body at FIFA corruption hearing FIFA president Sepp Blatter. Photograph: Arnd Wiegmann/Reuters US senators on Wednesday called for extensive reforms in the......

EXPOSED! FIFA scandal stinks up the Caribbean

‘There is a Jack Warner or two in every Caribbean parliament today’ Activists from advocacy group Avaaz demonstrate near the Hallenstadion, in Zurich. Photograph: Arnd Wiegmann/Reuters......

'Despicable', 'awful'... that's what Beckham thinks of FIFA scandal

‘It is time for FIFA to change and we should all welcome it’ David Beckham speaks to the media during an England press conference ahead of the FIFA World Cup 2018 host countries......

Blatter wins fifth FIFA term as challenger concedes

FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter celebrates his election during the 65th FIFA Congress at Hallenstadion. Photograph: Philipp Schmidli/Getty Images Sepp Blatter was re-elected president of FIFA for......
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Clinton urges U.S. Congress to end 'failed' Cuba embargo

MIAMI (Reuters) - Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton on Friday called for Congress to end the longstanding U.S. trade embargo... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/clinton-urges-end-longstanding-u-embargo-against-cuba-174048903.html
Jeb Bush not a candidate? Super PAC's spending reveals otherwise

NEW YORK: The first report of Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush's Super PAC, made public Friday, reveals for the first time, election... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/international/world-news/us-presidential-polls-jeb-bush-not-a-candidate-super-pacs-spending-reveals-otherwise/articleshow/48301451.cms
Eight years on, SmartCity in Kochi is still a work in progress

Comment · print · T T T+· T- TOPICS Come November, and it will be the eighth anniversary of laying the foundation stone of the... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Kochi/smartcity-in-kochi-is-still-a-work-in-progress/article7486322.ece
Foreign invasion

The island nation of Maldives celebrated its 50th year of independence in the midst of some troubling political developments that included the... ...

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Freedom Party

The Democratic Freedom Party (DFP) has severely criticized the state administration over turning the residence of chairman Shabir Ahmad Shah into a... ...

http://www.5dariyanews.com/news/95254-Shabir-Ahmad-Shahs-residence-turned-into-virtual-jail-Freedom-Party

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