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Govt drops plans to review fight against corruption

The government has dropped its proposal to review its fight against corruption through a self evaluation study by independent experts in view of cold response from concerned agencies. The......

READ: Anna Hazare's letter to the PM

Warm Greetings, In 2003, the then Secretary General of the United Nations Kofi A Annan, during the "UN Convention Against Corruption" noted, "Corruption is an insidious plague that has a wide......

India ratifies UN convention against corruption

Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh issueda statementin New Delhi on Thursday morning,before his departure for Kabul, onIndia completing the process of ratification of the United Nations Convention......

India to ratify UN Convention against Corruption

India on Monday said the ratification of United Nations Convention Against Corruption was currently underway and was likely to be "completed soon".The remarks by the external affairs ministry came......

How India can move from cynicism to hope

India just needs to exploit its natural strengths to live up to its potential, says Arun Jaitley. We live in an age of both cynicism and hope. When we see the depressing environment around us,......

Corruption hurting economic growth: Kofi Annan

Battle against corruption is going beyond the local realms with the United Nations launching a frontal attack against the "insidious menace" terming it as a progenitor of poverty, terrorism and......

Lokpal Bill to weed out corruption, boost investments

Welcoming the passage of Lokpal Bill in the Rajya Sabha, India Inc said that once enacted it will help weed out corruption, boost investor confidence and expedite the decision making process.......

Why govt should scrap Adani's Mundra plan

By refusing permission for the proposed ship-breaking facility, India can send a categorical message to the foreign ship owning countries that they should keep their own waste and recycle it, feels......

Free medicine plan remained on paper only

Many health policy initiatives of the government could not be rolled out for various reasons in 2012 during which the country faced fresh challenges on disease prevention as dengue and Japanese......

Govt working to make private sector bribery criminal: PM

With the alleged involvement of big corporates in a spate of scams apparently weighing on his mind, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said on Friday the government is considering changes in law to make......

Look who's turning 30

Guess what Natalie Portman, Justin Timberlake and Britney Spears have in common? Well, they were all born in 1981, which makes them 30 this year. Here's a look at the others who touch the 30......

Images: Liverpool continue to slide, Chelsea held

Liverpool's new owners watched their team slump to a comprehensive 2-0 defeat at Merseyside rivals Everton which sent them second bottom of the Premier League on Sunday. Manchester City won 3-2 at......

Form book is against United in Spain: Ferguson

Manchester United will have to rip up the form book if they are to claim victory at Valencia in Champions League Group C on Wednesday, according to the English club's manager, Alex Ferguson.......

World Cup chiefs won't ban vuvuzelas

Vuvuzela trumpets will not be banned from the World Cup, organisers say, despite complaints from teams over the cacophony and a run on earplugs as South Africans fret about their hearing. The......

WADA's decade of hope against dope

The following are 10 significant events that have helped to shape the fight against the use of performance-enhancing drugs in sport in the decade since the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) was......

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Q. The Lokpal and the Lokayuktas Bill, 2011 was brought by the government under Article 253 to implement the UN Convention Against Corruption, Can UNO bring pressure if the LOKPAl Is dragging or dodged by the Government?
Venkatesaldevarajan:  A.  more

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Q. Why did India ratify the UN convention against corruption only in May 2011 and not earlier ?
Venkatesaldevarajan:  A. because by then the scams reached a very gigantic height more

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Reassessing the case of Human Trafficking in Manipur

At the backdrop of increasing rise on cases of Human Trafficking, does it helped to remind us of the speech given by Kofi Annan goes, Despite the... ...

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South Asia Intelligence Review, Volume 13, No. 1

Data and assessments from SAIR can be freely published in any form with credit to the South Asia Intelligence Review of the Print Uzbek Challenge... ...

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Evenly Matched Governments & Kashmir

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Heifer Uganda Voted Best in Fighting Hunger and Poverty

Uganda was recently honored with a Uganda Responsible Investment Award after it was voted the Best Hunger and Poverty Eradication organization in... ...

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Execution of juvenile offenders breaches international law Pillay

) UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay expressed concern Thursday about the large number of executions in Iran since the beginning of... ...

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