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Feb 19, 2017
Palaniswami wins Tamil Nadu floor test amid ruckus; Stalin, other DMK MLAs evicted by speakerThe E Palaniswami government won the confidence motion amid ruckus in the Tamil Nadu Assembly on Saturday.
Feb 14, 2017
Pakistan Army chief Javed Bajwa urges officers to read book on success of Indian democracyGen Qamar Javed Bajwa had some unexpected advice when top officers gathered for his first speech, since assuming official capacity, last year – read an American academic’s book on how India has succeeded in keeping the military out of politics.
Feb 09, 2017
JNU row: One year on, whether or not pro-Afzal Guru protest was 'doctored', agitation has left many bitterAn evening gathering that culminates into an ugly scene where the very idea of India was challenged and cursed several times was definitely not a pleasant spectacle for a large number of students, teachers and passers-by.
Feb 04, 2017
Myanmar arrests second suspect in Muslim lawyer murderYangon: A second suspect has been arrested over the brazen murder of a prominent Muslim lawyer in Myanmar, state media reported today, as questions build over a killing that stunned the Buddhist-majority country. Ko Ni, a 63-year-old legal advisor to Aung San Suu Kyi's ruling National League for Democracy, was shot in the head outside Yangon's airport last Sunday while he was holding his grandson and waiting for a taxi.
Jan 26, 2017
Setback to US: British publication downgrades Washington to 'flawed' democracy in latest rankingsThe United States has been downgraded from a "full democracy" to a "flawed" one in an annual ranking compiled by a British think tank, which cited an erosion of trust in government.
Jan 11, 2017
Barack Obama's farewell speech: POTUS' comments on democracy, rise of radicalism relevant to IndiaBarack Obama came to Chicago and stitched up what Meryl Streep had rent asunder at the Golden Globe Awards when she went all schmaltzy and theatrical over her dislike for Donald Trump.
Jan 11, 2017
Barack Obama's farewell speech: Gratitude, vigilance and grace mark POTUS' swansongPresident Barack Obama delivered a farewell address at Chicago's McCormick Place on Tuesday night (Wednesday morning IST) that was as high on emotion as it was rich with insight and pointers for the future
Jan 11, 2017
Full text of Barack Obama's farewell speech: It's been an honor to serve you, I won't stopBarack Obama addresses Americans for the last time as their President
Dec 27, 2016
Chetan Bhagat's Twitter poll on democracy: Please help us make sense of itIt was our enduring love for opinion polls that draw our collective eye to Chetan Bhagat's Twitter handle on Tuesday morning
Dec 21, 2016
Demonetisation: Merely choking party funding won't ensure clean politicsRecently the issue of transparency in the financing of political parties has been brought to the limelight in the context of the government’s efforts to curb black money by demonetising currency.