Tag: Democracy

Fear and democracy don't go together: Gopal Krishna Gandhi

Fear and democracy don’t go together: Gopal Krishna Gandhi

  Kolkata: Stressing the importance of freedom of thought and expression, former West Bengal Governor and Mahatma Gandhi’s grandson Gopal Krishna Gandhi on Monday said fear and democracy, inhibition and republicanism do not go together. Describing “fear” as a “great evil”, Gandhi said it is completely inconsistent with “democracy and[Read More…]

Social media to be monitored for poll code violations: Telangana CEO

Government manipulation on social media increasing: Report

Governments around the world have drastically increased their attempts to manipulate information being shared on social media networks, contributing to a seventh consecutive year of decline in internet freedom, a global report said. In its annual report released late Monday, the Washington-based Freedom House said that manipulation and disinformation tactics[Read More…]

Democracy can’t be limited to voting and leaving destiny on whoever comes to power: PM Modi

Democracy can’t be limited to voting and leaving destiny on whoever comes to power: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday called for an outcome-based approach for rural development saying, “the country has sufficient resources to deliver benefits to the last man in the queue and the desired results can be achieved through good governance.” “It (rural development) should be outcome based not output based…There[Read More…]

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