Indian democracy

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POLITICS

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Cow urine, Secularism, Narendra Modi, Indian democracy

India has become a subject of ridicule internationally, thanks to Modi and BJP

In the last couple of years, the country's global image on three accounts - being democratic, secular and scientific - has been seriously dented.

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Rabindranath Tagore, Indian democracy, Nationalism

Sadly if anyone differs in opinion from the government, they're branded anti-national: Justice AP Shah

Former chief justice of Delhi High Court makes a passionate plea for constitutionally guaranteed civil liberties in a madly nationalist India.

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Indian democracy, Raghuram Rajan

Why India needs Raghuram Rajan's definition of development

What exactly will the path look like? How full is the glass?

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Emergency, Modi government, Indian democracy

Indian democracy's true power are its people, not leaders

This is the promise of the citizens, this is the hope we cannot give up.

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First Past the Post, Indian democracy, Arvind Kejriwal, Congress

AAP sweep: Has the Opposition become irrelevant in our democracy?

Instead of accurately representing the people's choice, our electoral system has become a "winner-takes-it-all".