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A street-fighter's democracy

Magsaysay awardee Aruna Roy tells Sreelatha Menon that she is ready to chase a new dream, a School for Democracy.At 63, she is the same age as Sonia Gandhi, but while the Congress President is......

Shadow of elections falls on nuclear deal

Democracy, one learns in school, is government of the people, by the people, for the people. Which gave birth to the old chestnut regarding Indian democracy: off the people, buy the people, far......

Jnanpith winner: 'Right-wing groups have brought shame to India'

Image: Professor Bhalchandra Nemade, winner of the 2014 Jnanpith Award. Photograph: Sanjay Sawant/Rediff.com   'I stand by what I said. It is understandable that Rushdie got angry and called......

'India, US must counter Pak terrorists'

'What is the ISI doing and why can't they understand for their own interest that bringing stability to the region will help all the countries become prosperous, whereas a continuation of incitement......

Man behind NRI voting rights on his long struggle

'Gandhiji, Dr Ambedkar were both non-resident Indians during their lives and would’ve potentially missed the opportunity to vote in times such as ours.' Nagender Chindam, founder and......

Who will benefit most from proposed changes in the land bill?

With the spread of education and enhanced access to information on the developments around the world, the young in farmer households have the same aspirations as their counterparts elsewhere in the......

2 things Jaitley can do to better the lives of common Indians

There is a total disconnect between the vast majority of Indians and their elected rulers and their minions in the executive and judiciary, says Sudip Mazumdar. Image: A grocery shop in a slum in......

Govt to push insurance sector reforms despite opposition

With just two days left for the winter session of Parliament to end and question marks still hanging over the fate of two crucial pieces of legislation, both finance minister Arun Jaitley and coal......

CII president pitches for substantial cut in interest rates

The CII chief is optimistic about the new government's economic measures. Ajay S Shriram, the Confederation of Indian Industry president, downplays reports of India Inc disillusionment with the......

Obama announces three major immigration reforms

It does not apply to anyone who might come to America illegally in the future. It does not grant citizenship, or the right to stay here permanently, or offer the same benefits that citizens......

Kal Penn: I would love to shoot five Bollywood films simultaneously

'...But my strong suit will not be dancing,' Kal Penn tells Vaihayasi Pande Daniel/Rediff.com, in the concluding part of the interview. Part I of the interview: 'I'm not related to......

Gulaab Gang is a thought-provoking, masala movie

Hindi cinema seems readier than society to focus on women. It is not just rape one is talking about, though an act of rape and its consequent injustice unfolds in most narratives. Suddenly women......

Cheteshwar Pujara flies down from Abu Dhabi to cast his vote

India's star cricketer Cheteshwar Pujara specially flew down from Abu Dhabi, where was part of the Kings XI Punjab team in the ongoing Indian Premier League, to cast his vote in Rajkot......
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TMC welcomes SC verdict

Comment · print · T T T+· T- The Tamil Maanila Congress has welcomed the Supreme Court verdict that struck down Section 66 A of the... ...

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Interview with Mark Seagraves, Founder, The Football Faktory ISL helped popularise and create understanding of football in India

Interview with Mark Seagraves, Founder and Technical Director of The Football Fa … Interview with Mark Seagraves, Founder and Technical... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/interview-mark-seagraves-founder-football-131349718.html
In the name of Minorities

The founding fathers of Pakistan movement and nation never justified the two-nation theory on the basis of Islam as a religion. They never aimed at... ...

http://www.greaterkashmir.com/news/2015/Mar/26/in-the-name-of-minorities-17.asp
21 petitions that changed the system

Rinu Srinivasan with her parents on Tuesday. (Source: PTI) How they fought, what they wrote — the men and women whose petitions and posts on... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-others/sec-66a-21-individuals-who-changed-the-system/
Who walk like Kings should know what kingship means

IBNLive Specials March 25, 2015 11:18 AM (Gopalkrishna Gandhi is grandson of Mahatma Gandhi. He is a retired bureaucrat, diplomat... ...

http://m.ibnlive.com/news/freedom-of-expression-at-risk-who-walk-like-kings-should-know-what-kingship-means/536078-3.html

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