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Making Democracy Work

SO Musings: Making Democracy Work

In order to make democracy work, a morality development programme is futile and structural changes in the political system might just yield good results.



Minimum educational qualification is no criteria for local body elections

Years before he became the Father of the Indian Constitution, Dr Bhimrao Ambedkar in his famous memorandum to the Simon Commission in...
Swatantra Party assembly, Courtesy: Mid Day

Minoo Masani on the Raison D’être of Swatantra Party

Founded in  1959, the Swatantra Party comprised of a diverse bunch of fellow travellers- Gandhian conservatives, zamindars, propertied peasants, businessmen, aristocrats, and...