Latest News on Democracy
Showing of 0 - 10 from 530 results
Democracy - Total results - 530
Oct 23, 2017
Jay Shah defamation case: Not hearing parties in free speech cases ironical, impedes freedom of expressionEx-parte orders like the one passed in Jay Shah defamation case against The Wire seems to be on the rise especially in cases related to freedom of speech
Oct 17, 2017
Pew survey says Narendra Modi enjoys popular backing, but people want more from his govtThe survey indicates that citizens want the government to step up its game and perform, and there are warning signs that if it fails to do so, democratic form of governance in India may give way to either autocracy or military rule.
Oct 15, 2017
Xi Jinping urges more cooperation among CPC, non-Communist parties to achieve 'national rejuvenation'Xi called for increased cooperation among the CPC and the eight parties to jointly strive for achieving the Chinese dream of national rejuvenation.
Oct 14, 2017
Shahid Khaqan Abbasi says military dictatorship always halted Pakistan's progressShahid Khaqan Abbasi on Saturday said that military dictatorship always halted progress in the country.
Oct 03, 2017
Aung San Suu Kyi stripped of Oxford honour for inadequate response to Rohingya situationAn honour bestowed on Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi by the city of Oxford has been withdrawn as a reaction to her perceived inadequate response to the plight of Rohingya Muslims in the country.
Oct 01, 2017
Milind Deora column: India, US must focus on 'policy' to counter China's rising influence; end traditional fixationsWhile America is fixated with Russia and North Korea, India is fixated with Pakistan, but in the process, both democracies are not addressing the elephant in the room, ie, China
Sep 27, 2017
Resolution introduced in US House of Representatives to support India's UNSC membershipA resolution has been introduced in the US House of Representatives by two influential lawmakers to support India's permanent membership in the UN Security Council, saying the time has come to recognise India's role in increasing global prosperity.
Sep 25, 2017
BJP National Executive meet: Amit Shah says intolerance not taken up when party workers were killed in Kerala, West BengalBJP chief Amit Shah Monday spoke against "selective" intolerance, saying it was "hotly debated" during elections but not taken up when his party workers were killed in Kerala and West Bengal
Sep 25, 2017
At UN, Pakistan's Maleeha Lodhi shows Gaza war victim's photo as face of Indian atrocities; draws flakPakistan received flak on Sunday after its UN envoy Maleeha Lodhi showed a 2014 Gaza war victim's photograph as a "pellet gun injured women from Kashmir" at the UNGA
Sep 23, 2017
Dharmendra Pradhan says fuel prices will be lowered, attributes rise in rates to 'hurricane in the US'Attributing the recent rise in fuel prices to a hurricane in the US, Union minister Dharmendra Pradhan Saturday said the rates will come down in the next few days