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Democracy reaches out to lone voters in far flung corners of Gujarat

There are constituencies in the remote, far-flung corners of certain parts of Gujarat with only a handful of registered voters. Why, there is just one voter, who lives amid the lions and leopards......

There's a rifle aimed at Vivek Murthy

The National Rifle Association aims to shoot down Vivek Murthy’s Senate confirmation as United States Surgeon General, Aziz Haniffa reports The National Rifle Association has set its sights......

'US-India ties allow us to capture the strength of both nations'

‘When the United States and India make common cause there's really no challenge that we can't tackle, there's no mission that we can't overcome,’ believes senior US official Nisha Desai......

Did Sharad Pawar just encourage bogus voting?

In potentially controversial remarks, Union minister and Nationalist Congress Party chief Sharad Pawar on Sunday asked his party workers to take advantage of the multi-phase polling in the state by......

HC issues notice to Jayalalithaa, govt officials on PMK's plea

The Madras high court on Tuesday issued notice to All India Anna Dravida Munetra Kazhagam supremo Jayalalithaa and government officials, on a petition by the Pattali Makkal Katchi accusing her of......

I-T Dept slaps two more notices on Cairn Energy

Facing a potential tax demand on alleged capital gains of Rs 24,500 crore (Rs 245 billion) it made 7 years back, Cairn Energy plc has been slapped with two more notices which the Scottish explorer......

Why banks and FIs are not using the brahmastra?

The SARRAEST Act 2002, enables 75 percent or more of secured creditors to recover dues in a systematic way, but they hardly use this tool. The Securitisation and Reconstruction of Financial Assets......

Power rate cut: Wait for Mumbaikars gets longer

Three weeks after Congress member of Parliament Sanjay Nirupam called off his fast, the Congress-led government in Maharashtra is yet to decide on a power rate cut for consumers of Reliance......

Obama may accept deal offering legal status to 11 mn immigrants

In a major shift, US President Barack Obama has signalled a potential compromise on the contentious issue of immigration reform that could provide a path to citizenship to 11 million people,......

BJP to bat for private investment in railways

The Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) ‘vision document’ for the coming Lok Sabha polls is to say a BJP-led government at the Centre will offer airports at sea, private investment in......

Review: Satyagraha fails miserably

Prasanna D Zore feels Prakash Jha's Satyagraha is a terrible hodgepodge of Arakshan, Rajneeti and Gangaajal. Like in Aarakshan, Rajneeti and Chakravyuh, in Satyagraha too, Jha dares to take on the......

  People speak for legislative department

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azam khan
Q. You may be an atheist or an agnostic; or you may belong to any of the religious denominations that exist in the world today. You may be a communist or a believer in democracy and freedom. No matter what you are, and no matter what your ideological and political beliefs, personal and social habits happen to be -- YOU MUST STILL KNOW THIS GREATEST MAN. OF HISTORY ?
Azam Khan:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/you-may-be-an-atheist-or-an-agnostic-or-you-may-belong-to-an/21395250/answers/

venkatesaldevarajan
Q. At a time when India is hotly debating the Lokpal Bill, another significant piece of legislation is about to make its way to Parliament this monsoon session. The government has mooted the draft Electronic Service Delivery Bill, 2011, to ensure that all ministries and government departments provide their services to citizens online.- Is this welcome ?
Venkatesaldevarajan:  A. ENCYCLOPEDIA BRITANNICA confirms: "....a mass of detail in the early sources show that he was an honest and upright man who had gained the...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/at-a-time-when-india-is-hotly-debating-the-lokpal-bill-anoth/21102387/answers/21395263

venkatesaldevarajan
Q. What is the detail of ESI and SAP ?
Venkatesaldevarajan:  A. Electrospray ionization, a technique used for mass spectrometryEuropean Software Institute, a non-profit foundation launched as an initiative of...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-detail-of-esi-and-sap-/21102387/answers/17271542

samir brahmbhatt
Q. I am not well versed with the various terms used vis-a-vis our government. Could you please explain terms such as General elections, Assembly elections Minister of State, Cabinet Minister,who qualifies for the Rajya Sabha, Cabinet ,Minister of State, etc. ?
Samir Brahmbhatt:  A. General Election - It means country wide elections to the parliamentsAssembly Election - Every state has a legislative assembly which makes state...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/i-am-not-well-versed-with-the-various-terms-used-vis-a-vis-o/17271503/answers/14518815

  Web results for Legislative Department
Plea in SC to defer Lokpal selection process

NEW DELHI: An NGO moved the Supreme Court on Thursday questioning the prime minister's "tearing hurry" in calling a meeting of the Lokpal selection... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Plea-in-SC-to-defer-Lokpal-selection-process/articleshow/33876495.cms
China's new breed of whistleblowers takes on big business

Reuters | SHANGHAI April 18, 2014 Last Updated at 03:01 IST By Adam Jourdan SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Chinese lawyer Hao Junbo wants to make you rich if... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/reuters/china-s-new-breed-of-whistleblowers-takes-on-big-business-114041800221_1.html
Apex court allows CAG audit of private telcos

Telecom body says audit to add to firms' burden, hopes for breather from next govt BS Reporters | New Delhi April 18, 2014 Last Updated at 00:59... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/economy-policy/apex-court-allows-cag-audit-of-private-telcos-114041701074_1.html
SGS Informs on Latest US Legislation to Extend the List of High Priority Chemicals and Chemicals of High Concern

PR.com 2014-04-17 Hong Kong, China, April 17, 2014 --( PR.com )-- Also in 2008, Washington State enacted the Children's Safe Products Act... ...

http://www.bizwireexpress.com/showstoryPRcom.php?storyid=343421
American River Bankshares Reports a 74% Increase in Earnings per Share

Comments - Sacramento, CA American River Bankshares (NASDAQ: AMRB) today reported net income of $1.0 million, or $0.12 per diluted share for the... ...

http://andhranews.net/Business/2014/American-River-Bankshares-Reports-74-Increase-17409.htm

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