democracy

Delhi:‘Unhealthy’ contract

Arobust public healthcare system is considered the hallmark of any progressive democracy.

published on : 16th May 2022

India needs stronger Opposition: Sri Sri Ravi Shankar 

India's spiritual leader Sri Sri Ravi Shankar observes that the national Opposition in the country is very weak and lack of leadership in Opposition could make democracy appear not as a democracy.

published on : 12th May 2022

The Washington Post wins  Pulitzer for capitol riot coverage

Five Getty Images photographers were awarded one of the two prizes in breaking news photography for their coverage of the riot.

published on : 10th May 2022

Panchayat Raj a result of Rajiv Gandhi’s vision, says Mani Shankar

After Gandhiji’s death, because of the then President of India Dr Rajendra Prasad’s persistence that the one line on Panchayati Raj was added in the Constitution as a State subject,” he said.

published on : 8th May 2022

Four pillars of democracy in greedy hands: Ex-Lokayukta Santosh Hegde

“A society that worships the the powerful has been created. We are hearing of a series of scams throughout the country such as PSI recruitment scam, corruption in smart city works etc.

published on : 29th April 2022

Every government has contributed to fulfilling goals of constitutional democracy: PM Narendra Modi

PM Modi said that every prime minister of the country has contributed immensely in the fulfilment of the goals of constitutional democracy.

published on : 14th April 2022

Cheeky TV show becomes battleground in French election race

Both Le Pen and her father, Jean-Marie, have long been a favorite target of irreverent coverage by the evening chat, entertainment, and news show on channel TMC.

published on : 14th April 2022

Naga separatist leader Muivah says Centre going back on its word

Muivah raised the “Naga political issue” at the recent general assembly of Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) in Washington DC.

published on : 4th April 2022

Press freedom continues its downward trend across the globe: UN

From  2016  to the end of  2021, 455  journalists were killed for their work or while on the job, according to UNESCO's Freedom of expression and MediaDevelopment Global Report 2021/2022.

published on : 17th March 2022

When CM steps out, arrests ensue: BJP State President Bandi Sanjay Kumar

In a statement to media on Friday, Sanjay recalled how under earlier rulers, people would wait for the Chief Minister to visit so that they could represent their issues.

published on : 12th February 2022

Video of BJD leader doling out cash to voters ruffles Opposition feathers  

On the other hand, former MLA and Congress leader Bhujabal Majhi has alleged that government employees are campaigning for ruling BJD in violation of  model code of conduct.

published on : 8th February 2022

Afghan community stages protest against Taliban in Rome

The protesters demanded that a democratically elected government need to be established in their country.

published on : 25th January 2022

Centre ruining democracy, alleges Yechury

The victory of the farmers’ movement against the Farm Bills has given us the direction to follow, teaching us how a united struggle can bring the government to its knees.

published on : 23rd January 2022

Myanmar sentences lawmaker from Aung San Suu Kyi's party to death

The NLD's Phyo Zeyar Thaw, who was arrested in November, was sentenced to death for offences under the country's Counterterrorism Law.

published on : 22nd January 2022

'PM's silence speaks volumes': Civil society questions Modi over Haridwar Dharam Sansad event

The signatories of the IMSD statement include journalists, lawyers, academicians, civil society activists and members of the film fraternity.

published on : 19th January 2022
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