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Apr 11, 2017
India carried out no executions in 2016, Amnesty reveals in its annual death sentence reportIndia did not execute a single person last year despite the country imposing a total of 136 death sentences, which was significantly higher than the previous years, according to a report released on Tuesday by Amnesty International.
Mar 26, 2017
Amazon Prime Video: Best web series, originals and movies on offer in IndiaFrom Transparent to The Night Manager, we pick the best from what is available on Amazon Prime
Mar 23, 2017
Finance Bill: Modi govt just made political funding more opaque; transparency remains a promiseWhile the common man continues to be coerced to be transparent in all his dealings, politicians can continue with their overt corporate nexus. Isn't this a double standard?
Mar 07, 2017
India has highest incidence of bribery in Asia Pacific: Transparency International SurveyTransparency International survey says 69% in India said they had to pay bribe to get public services. Japan had the lowest incidence of bribery in the region: 0.2%
Mar 06, 2017
Kashmir unrest: Handing out freebies to 'secessionist leaders' only damages the government's imageOnly a headless chicken would reinstate the strategy of handing out incentives as state policy to secessionist leaders in Kashmir. For one thing, it presumes that these "leaders" are in charge of what is unfolding in Kashmir. They are not.
Feb 20, 2017
BMC Election 2017: Voters, not the politicians, could prove to be the real protagonist in the pollsIn the BMC elections due on Tuesday, most voters are trapped between political apathy and civic responsibility and could prove to be the real protagonist.
Feb 20, 2017
BMC Election 2017: Brazen nepotism among corporators means Mumbai is in for a 'proxy' electionCurrent crop of corporators in Mumbai have found a way around reservations in the 2017 BMC election, by fielding their wives as candidates.
Feb 19, 2017
Maharashtra Civic Election 2017: Even as BMC becomes richer, Mumbai continues to feel the crunchBMC's budget is equivalent to the budget of ten other municipal corporations of India put together, including tier one cities of Bengaluru, Chennai and Kolkata, yet, this budget fails to fix the problems faced by Mumbaikars
Feb 17, 2017
Maharashtra Civic Election 2017: Why BMC’s claim on transparency is bogusBecause transparency and BMC are like oil and water: they don’t mix. In reality, BMC is as opaque as as the thick-walled jails that imprison Mumbaikars.
Jan 28, 2017
Demystifying Budgets: This website helps you make sense of the numbers hazeThe portal provides budget information in three tiers — union, state and municipal corporation budgets