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Social perversity: Police insensitivity and public outcry

Instead of lamenting that the police is not doing its job, it is the duty of all citizens to bring these issues out in the open. We must try to find out what is going wrong and try to check this......

Citizens charter bill introduced in Lok Sabha

Government on Tuesday introduced a bill in the Lok Sabha that makes it mandatory for every authority or department to publish a citizen's charter and address grievances within 30 days, failing......

Govt's answer to Jan Lokpal? Grievance Redress Bill

Eight years after publishing a toothless handbook and compendium on citizens' charters in May 2003, the government on Wednesday took the first step of declaring its intent to bring a law for......

Govt mulls using FB, Twitter to know public views on decision

With social networking sites Facebook and Twitter getting popular among masses, the Centre is creating a framework for "Citizen Engagement" to use social media for eliciting public views, an......

Why Kejriwal tenders an apology at every 'jan sabha'

'We were new in politics. We made a mistake. This time around, we will not resign,' Arvind Kejriwal tells Rediff.com contributor Rashme Sehgal. Aam Aadmi party chief Arvind Kejriwal tweeted on......

How Metro is changing Delhi's image

Good cities have good public transport systems. The easier it is to move around, without a car, the more mobile its citizens become, the more willing to look farther afield for opportunities for......

'Emerging market and not Silicon Valley is the place to be in'

  Image: Valerie Wagoner, CEO, ZipDial.Photograph: Courtesy, Valerie Wagoner/Facebook "It all came as a crazy idea," says Valerie Wagoner, co-founder & CEO of Bengaluru-based mobile......

Save the Indian Railways! Send your suggestions

Facing huge financial crunch, the Railways has invited suggestions from the general public to increase its revenue and reduce expenditure ahead of the upcoming Budget Session of Parliament.......

KG basin controversy: SC seeks response from Reliance

The Supreme Court on Friday granted six weeks time to Mukesh Ambani's Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) to respond to the final CAG report, which found alleged irregularities including in payments made......

Fight against corruption: How ordinary people made a difference

The roots of the cancellation of 2G telecom spectrum licences and coal blocks lie in two non-profit organisations - Common Cause and CPIL. In the late 1970s, phrases such as consumer protection......

'Indians need to grow up'

'67 years after India gained independence, its people still get offended by the slightest issues in films.' Aseem Chhabra points out lessons India and the US need to learn from the Sony hack and......

Hackers and the rise of Digital Terrorism

'Today it is a studio being held to ransom, tomorrow it will be a government, an entire nation. I don't see anyone laughing when that happens,' says Suparn Verma. In recent months a very scary and......

Are we ready to fight the stigma against mental illness?

Is the Indian society ready to accord the dignity and consideration that mental illnesses warrant, asks Nishi Tiwari, after watching the fifth episode of Satyamev Jayate 3. Model Nafisa Joseph......
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uttar
Q. Ordinary Indian citizen don't want to get clicked with jhadu in hand but celebrities and politicians are queuing up to get snapped brooming. Why so ?
Uttar:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/ordinary-indian-citizen-dont-want-to-get-clicked-with-jhadu-/28029664/answers/

Farhaan
Q. Bollywood's falling standards...Shocking is the state of affairs in Bollywood as one finds frequently much abuses in adult films like in latest film Mardani D actress has used abusive language..cheap and vulgar. How can d censor board pass such films.Earlier such a language was enjoyed by only uneducated ppl. In d name reality Bollywood is corrupting minds of its viewers..As recently Asha Bhosle condemned present day songs by saying that "Yeh gaane nahi gaaliyan hain"...Bollywood fraternity is made of responsible citizens...it must promote morality, decency, honesty,cultural values.Ur views
Farhaan:  A. This is not unusual , advertisement for precuations in case of diseases like AIDS , POLIO etc is given for publication through big cinema stars...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/bollywoods-falling-standards...shocking-is-the-state-of-affa/27773323/answers/28029694

Ginger
Q. more than half of the force is assigned to VIP duties,protecting politicians , their family members , rather than being available for public service and crime fighting.Is this one of the reason why crime is heading towards the peak? What can be done ?
Ginger:  A. They are dream merchants.They sell what public wants to buy more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/more-than-half-of-the-force-is-assigned-to-vip-dutiesprotect/27712694/answers/27773343

proud mom
Q. What is Right To Recall act?
Proud Mom:  A. Manpower scarcity in forces has always been a concern, but increase in crime can not attributed to this factor alone. Materialism and desire to...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-right-to-recall-act/27678406/answers/27712727

radhika ahuja
Q. do you think that you are a responsible citizen of India in every or almost all respects ???
Radhika Ahuja:  A. "Right To Recall (RTR)" is a proposed law in India that would allow citizens to replace public servants holding key posts in the...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/do-you-think-that-you-are-a-responsible-citizen-of-india-in-/27622337/answers/27678418

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Bombay High Court suggests social networking, phones as pothole complaint channels

The Bombay high court (HC) was on Friday informed that though a website started by the BMC allows citizens to post pictures of potholes, there is... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/mumbai/report-bombay-high-court-suggests-social-networking-phones-as-pothole-complaint-channels-2056942
With moist eyes, city pays homage to martyrs

Chandigarh War Memorial in Sector 3. A contingent of Rajput Regiment reversed arms and the last post was sounded as a mark of respect to the... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/cities/chandigarh/with-moist-eyes-city-pays-homage-to-martyrs/
Getting Kids to Evolve their Literary Sense

CHENNAI:St John's Public School is organizing a two day Literary Congress for the students of Classes IX, X & XI on February 6 and 7. This is open... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/Getting-Kids-to-Evolve-their-Literary-Sense/2015/01/31/article2644544.ece
Go After Big Encroachers, HC Tells Govt

BENGALURU: Taking serious note of the government's inaction on large-scale land encroachers in urban areas, the High Court on Friday directed the... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/bengaluru/Go-After-Big-Encroachers-HC-Tells-Govt/2015/01/31/article2645288.ece
New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu Signs Off On Smoke-Free Ordinance

PRWeb 2015-01-30 The Coalition for a Tobacco-Free Louisiana (CTFLA) applauds New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu and the New Orleans City Council... ...

http://www.bizwireexpress.com/showstoryPRWeb.php?storyid=358707

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