Tag: Democracy

Tale of Indian Democracy: Urbanites Vs Rustics
Editorial

Tale of Indian Democracy: Urbanites Vs Rustics

India’s demographic profile, as foreseen by research teams pursuing population studies, is heading to be dominated by urbanities. The pace of that event is picking unprecedented trend. The renowned British Physicist, Stephen Hawking, has been warning about the perils of relentless addition to human headcount on planet earth as a whole, which according to him…

Dividends of diversity in Democracy
Editorial

Dividends of diversity in Democracy

Equality in public domain among the land’s masses and liberty (to speak subject to certain universally acceptable conditions and act in a manner of not causing both physical and mental hurt to anybody as well as not violative of the land’s laws) are unarguably features of orderly democracy. These features as well as orderliness of…

Almost unnoticed, our democracy is getting abridged; Is perpetual one-party rule the future of India?
Columns, Point of View

Almost unnoticed, our democracy is getting abridged; Is perpetual one-party rule the future of India?

Fact No. 1: Donations by companies to political parties is the biggest contributor to corruption in India. All parties acknowledge this. Fact No. 2: Elimination of corruption has been a top priority with the BJP Government. After the currency demonetisation, government leaders even claimed that black money and corruption had been virtually stamped out. Fact…

Audacity of Legislators
Abracadabra By K. B. Ganapathy, Columns

Audacity of Legislators

Media is the life-line of Democracy and Secularism. Don’t strangulate it To be true to my faith, I may not write in anger or malice. I may not write idly. I may not write merely to excite passion. The reader can have no idea of the restraint I have to exercise. –  Mahatma Gandhi “You…

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