Democracy(Search results - 30)
India25, Jun 2020, 4:28 PM
Country will not forget sacrifice of people who fought for democracy during Emergency: PM Modi
Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid tributes to people who opposed the Emergency imposed by the Congress led government at the Centre, saying the country will never forget their sacrifice
India25, Jun 2020, 2:37 PM
Emergency: Congress manipulated rules to install Indira Gandhi as PM, resulting in darkest days for India
This day (June 25) every Indian hangs his head in shame over Emergency, which refers to the darkest days in Indian democracy as the then PM Indira Gandhi imposed it
India25, Jun 2020, 1:43 PM
Emergency: How Indira Gandhi toyed with democracy to give India its dark days
India was pushed into darkness for 21 months due to the death of democracy, atrocities and excesses of Emergency
India25, Jun 2020, 1:35 PM
June 25, 1975: The day democracy was killed in India
In the evening of June 25, 1975, there was a large meeting at New Delhi’s Ramlila Maidan, which was addressed by Jayaprakash Narayan and other leaders. This day (June 25) every Indian hangs his head in shame over Emergency, which refers to the darkest days in Indian democracy as the then PM Indira Gandhi imposed it
India4, Jun 2020, 2:59 PM
Dr Lobsang Sangay: Chinese security law will greatly undermine freedom and democracy in Hong Kong
In an exclusive interview with Asianet Newsable, Tibet’s self-declared government-in-exile President (Sikyong) Dr Lobsang Sangay said, "It is clear that in the guise of ‘security law’, the communist government is trying to bring Hong Kong under its repressive rule. Tibet has gone through this for the last 70 years"
India21, Feb 2020, 5:58 PM
Vice President Venkaiah Naidu says CAA has nothing to do with Indian citizens
Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu said that the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) has nothing to do with Indian citizens. The Vice President also said the violence was not acceptable in a democracy and observed that those encouraging violence were doing this at the cost of the nation.
India25, Jan 2020, 4:00 PM
As India observes #NationalVotersDay, citizens pledge to exercise their franchise
National Voters' Day 2020 marks an important milestone in the history of Indian democracy as the Election Commission of India completes 70 years of its existence, said ECI in a release
India17, Dec 2019, 12:54 PM
CAA protests: Kamal Haasan backs Jamia students, says democracy in grave danger
Actor-turned-politician Kamal Haasan on Tuesday said that he and his party (Makkal Needhi Maiam) would come out in support of the students who were bothered about Citizenship Amendment Act
India9, Dec 2019, 5:19 PM
Karnataka by-elections: After Siddaramaiah, Dinesh Gundu Rao follows suit – resigns
Karnataka bypoll results claimed the second wicket from the Congress as state party president Dinesh Gundu Rao stepped down and resigned from the post
India26, Nov 2019, 1:02 PM
Constitution Day: Bow down to 130 crore Indians, who never let their faith in India's democracy diminish, says PM Modi
Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that the Indian Constitution talks about both rights and duties of the citizens
India23, Nov 2019, 5:45 PM
Maharashtra: Congress-NCP-Shiv Sena lock horns with BJP, move MLAs out of Maharashtra
BJP reacted to the upset cries of Shiv Sena-NCP and Congress. It questioned if Shiv Sena breaking off 30-year-old alliance with BJP was not murder of democracy. Meanwhile, NCP and Congress have moved their MLAs out of Maharashtra to prevent poaching.
WORLD21, Nov 2019, 3:48 PM
US House passes Hong Kong human rights bill
Donald Trump is expected to sign Hong Kong rights bill within 10 days amid delicate trade talks with Beijing. The House voted 417 to one for the ‘Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act’, which had passed the Senate unanimously on Tuesday.
NEWS11, Sep 2019, 8:27 PM
BJP MP Rajeev Chandrasekhar on how technology betters lives and India’s view on Crypto
In a talk with podcast Untold Stories, BJP Rajya Sabha MP Rajeev Chandrasekhar talks about how technology has changed India, how people are more aware of crypto and how vibrant a democracy India is.