Prashant Bhushan advocates participatory democracy

Monday, December 23rd, 2013
prashanth bushan

Bangalore: Senior Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Prashant Bhushan on Sunday strongly advocated the need for replacing the system of representative democracy with participatory democracy by taking up initiatives like referendum in the decision-taking process. Speaking at a workshop on Electoral Reforms and Democratisation of Politics, he said any decision that affects a gram sabha […]

2G scam No evidence against Chidambaram, says Supreme Court

Friday, August 24th, 2012
P Chidambaram

New Delhi : The Supreme Court has dismissed cases against P Chidambaram asking for him to be investigated by the CBI in the telecom scam. The verdict offers significant relief for the Finance Minister, whose resignation has been demanded by the main opposition party, the BJP, in what is described as India’s biggest swindle. The […]