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The Citizens Report on Governance and Development 2004 has criticised elected representatives for failing to perform their duties that was increasingly reflected in the rapid decline of democracy in the country.  By Our Staff Correspondent NEW DELHI, DEC. 2:. The

Narendra Modi, the orator, remains quite in the Assembly.

Report says the objective would not be reached by 2015 Trithesh Nandan | new delhi | February 23 2010:   Will India be able to eradicate poverty by 2015? No, says a report prepared by Social Watch, a a non-governmental organisation that

By Jo Johnson, South Asia bureau chief, Financial Times (FT.COM) Published: May 3 2007 02:50 | Last updated: May 3 2007 02:50 Part of the explanation, according to Himanshu Jha of Social Watch India, an NGO, is that criminals now

BANGALORE – “The notion of evaluating social development on the basis of economical growth should change, as the studies from different aspects reveal the growing disparities in the societies across the globe.” said Dr.Yogesh Kumar. He was delivering the talk on

'Governance Now', May 16-31,2011| Vol. 02|Issue 08 Article by: Himanshu Jha, Social Watch India.   Parliament spends little time in legislation business. PAC and other committees that came up to do the job now face the same problem

'Governance Now', May 16-31,2011| Vol. 02|Issue 08 Article by: Himanshu Jha, Social Watch Inda   Parliament spends little time in legislation business. PAC and other committees that came up to do the job now face the same problem.

New Delhi, PTI While the cost of running Parliament has gone up phenomenally down the years, so has the time lost in both Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha due to the `frayed tempers' of the legislators. While the cost of running

The Statesman and DNA 1 July "The Study, carried out by a conglomerate of voluntary organizations called National Social watch Coalition says that at least 11,387 farmers have committed suicide between 2001-2006."

If parliament is the temple of democracy, our MPs are its priests. formed their duties? who have been the most diligent in doing their job? 'The MPs Composite Index' devised by Social Watch India, a Delhi based network of civil

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