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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......

Karachi comes to a halt on strike call given by Imran's party

Pakistan's largest city and business hub was paralysed on Friday on a strike call given by Imran Khan's party as part of its countrywide protests against the Nawaz Sharif government for allegedly......

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......

10 factors that make a city really smart

The National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government has certainly focused India's attention on the urbanisation imperative and got the "smart city" concept buzzing. Image: Indian government has......

Gullible investors trapped due to their own greed: CBI chief

Gullible investors get trapped in ponzi schemes because of their own "greed", CBI chief Anil Sinha said on Saturday on the scam in which an estimated 25 lakh people have lost deposits in West......

Smart city challenge: Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, are you ready?

At a time when the world is talking about Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s vision of developing ‘100 smart cities’ to accommodate the burgeoning population of India, we take a......

'Drink & drive' may now cost you Rs 15,000

Govt mulls hefty penalty and suspension of licence for traffic rule violations Are you a multitasker, trying to save time by talking on your mobile phone while driving? You might soon have to pay a......

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......

Nagarjuna joins Narendra Modi's Swachh Bharat campaign

The Telugu superstar also unveiled a website to create awareness and also engage his fans in the initiative. On Sunday October 26, actor Nagarjuna cleaned a street near the Annapurna Studios as......

PIX: Shilpa Shetty, Anushka Sharma, Madhavan cast their vote

Check out the Bollywood turnout on voting day!While Abhishek and Jaya Bachchan and Rekha were among the early birds who cast their votes in the ongoing Maharashtra assembly elections, several......

Courage beyond Compare: Beating disability to become champions

  Book cover: Courage beyond Compare. Courage Beyond Compare, as the name suggests, is all about Indian paralympic sports stars who despite physical disability battled the odds to become......
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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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US revives ties with Cuba in historic shift

WASHINGTON: The United States on Wednesday announced it is restoring full diplomatic ties with Cuba, a country that it has undermined overtly and... ...

http://m.timesofindia.com/world/us/US-revives-ties-with-Cuba-in-historic-shift/articleshow/45555122.cms
The Right to Information - I

By: Suhasini Rao Transparency is vital to the successful functioning of a democracy, and transparency relies on the free exchange of information... ...

http://www.bangaloremirror.com/columns/you/RTI-Act-democracy-Public-Information-Officers-law-advocate/articleshow/45552572.cms
Superstars Naveen and Modi missing out on critical strategies

ate, there is quite an outcry chiefly by the vanquished BJP MP candidate from Kandhamal Rudra Nadhab Ray about ineligibility of elected BJD MP... ...

http://www.dailypioneer.com/state-editions/bhubaneswar/superstars-naveen-and-modi-missing-out-on-critical-strategies.html
City of Lowell, Mass., Reports 30% Reduction in Road Salt Usage Over the Past Two Winters

From the Wires Lowell Attributes Salt Savings to Cirus Spreader Controls Installed on Its Snowplow Trucks -- and Anticipates More Savings This... ...

http://in.sys-con.com/node/3267124
Lavasa conducts novel study program on City Management Practices

Lavasa: Lavasa, the planned hill city conducted a study program on City Management Practices for students from CEPT University Ahmedabad [Centre... ...

http://www.apnnews.com/2014/12/17/lavasa-conducts-novel-study-program-on-city-management-practices/

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