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The Filter Koffee Podcast: Karthik Ganesan, CEEW Research Fellow, talks about the importance of climate activism and sustainable living
Lifestyle

The Filter Koffee Podcast: Karthik Ganesan, CEEW Research Fellow, talks about the importance of climate activism and sustainable living

In this episode of The Filter Koffee Podcast, Karthik Ganesan talks about climate change, the danger of urban water resources and the importance of sustainable living.

Mike Pompeo holds video conference with counterparts from India, Brazil, four other nations, discusses international cooperation, accountability over COVID-19
World

Mike Pompeo holds video conference with counterparts from India, Brazil, four other nations, discusses international cooperation, accountability over COVID-19

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has discussed with his counterparts from India, Australia, Brazil, Israel, Japan and South Korea the importance of international cooperation, transparency, and accountability in combatting the COVID-19 pandemic and in addressing its causes

Rise of CCTV in Digital India isn't making us more secure; policing and surveillance reforms are need of the hour
India

Rise of CCTV in Digital India isn't making us more secure; policing and surveillance reforms are need of the hour

The CCTV footage from the Jamia Millia Islamia library is slowly helping us piece together just what happened on the night of 15 December last year

'Changing governance, not govt our goal,' says TJS chief M Kodandaram as party emerges as Congress' key to counter KCR
Politics

'Changing governance, not govt our goal,' says TJS chief M Kodandaram as party emerges as Congress' key to counter KCR

For the newly formed Telangana Jana Samiti (TJS), the upcoming Assembly election is all about making governments more accountable to the people and ensuring their participation in the decision making process

After Nawaz Sharif's admission of Pakistan role in 26/11, time Congress apologised to RSS, India
India

After Nawaz Sharif's admission of Pakistan role in 26/11, time Congress apologised to RSS, India

After Nawaz Sharif's revelation of Pakistan role in 26/11 attacks, RSS and India not only deserves an apology from Congress leaders Digvijaya Singh and Kripashankar Singh for willfully instigating discontent in the society

Independent CBI will remain a pipe dream till agency freed from the clutches of ruling party
India

Independent CBI will remain a pipe dream till agency freed from the clutches of ruling party

CBI has not only failed to fight corruption without prejudice, it has metamorphosed into a Frankenstein’s monster working on the selective principles of the applicability of the law to preserve the Jungle Raj within

Sam Pitroda believes that platforms like Google and Facebook should take responsibility of their content
News & Analysis

Sam Pitroda believes that platforms like Google and Facebook should take responsibility of their content

'If newspapers publish incorrect information, they will apologize. On the other hand, Google and Facebook won't even remove the content.'

Shareholders want Twitter to be operated and managed by its users
News & Analysis

Shareholders want Twitter to be operated and managed by its users

Twitter shareholders want to turn the micro-blogging site into a user-led cooperative, following a petition by a group of company fans urging it to sell itself to its users.

Unhappy with the telecom services, Prime Minister Narendra Modi pushes for accountability
News & Analysis

Unhappy with the telecom services, Prime Minister Narendra Modi pushes for accountability

Clearly unhappy over poor telecom services, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday pressed for efficiency and accountability at all levels to bring about a visible change in the situation at the earliest.

Traffic police in Gurgaon to get body cameras to improve transparency
News & Analysis

Traffic police in Gurgaon to get body cameras to improve transparency

Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) support from Honda is helping to equip the traffic policemen with small and rugged video cameras, which will be attached to the policeman's uniform to capture video and audio recordings of incidents and violations.

Governor's rule in J&K to Delhi polls: Decoding political parties' lack of accountability
Politics

Governor's rule in J&K to Delhi polls: Decoding political parties' lack of accountability

Political parties seem to have acquired a life of their own and with no consideration for what people want.

How the Modi government is different from Manmohan Singh's
Economy

How the Modi government is different from Manmohan Singh's

If accountability went for a toss under Manmohan Singh, under Modi is coming back with renewed vigour.<br /> <br />

Chit fund scam: Pilot pins hope on Companies Bill for transparency
Business

Chit fund scam: Pilot pins hope on Companies Bill for transparency

The government today pinned much hope on the Companies Bill, which is pending in Parliament, to check investors and small-time depositors from being duped by enterprises or individuals.

Not against multi-member CAG, but should have adequate powers: Rai
Economy

Not against multi-member CAG, but should have adequate powers: Rai

Not being averse to idea of multi-member CAG institution, Comptroller and Auditor General Vinod Rai today said the change should be accompanied by conferment of adequate responsibility and power to the public auditor.

Internet cannot coexist with concept of governance: Sibal
News & Analysis

Internet cannot coexist with concept of governance: Sibal

Speaking at a high-level ministerial meeting at the IGF in Azerbaijan, Kapil Sibal noted that the term Internet cannot coexist with governance.

Is the Indian police 'politicised and politically polarised'?
India

Is the Indian police 'politicised and politically polarised'?

More than anything else, a multi-cultural and multi-ethnic society like India needs an apolitical, professional police force and an efficient judicial system that will serve the rule of law without fear or favour.

Twitter publishes its first transparency report
News & Analysis

Twitter publishes its first transparency report

Maintaining transparency and practising accountability across the web has been evolving as a responsibility ...

DoT seeks to empower TRAI, approaches Parliament
News & Analysis

DoT seeks to empower TRAI, approaches Parliament

In a bid to make TRAI a force to reckon with, the Department of Telecom has informed the Parliament of its plans to make TRAI more accountable to the government,