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India’s parliament disrupted by Mother Teresa remarks

February 27, 2015
Reuters
India’s parliament disrupted by Mother Teresa remarks

India’s upper house of parliament was briefly adjourned on Thursday
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Posted in India, Parliament, Politics, Poverty, Religion | 3 Comments »

Amending balance in a high-trapeze act

September 22, 2014
Ahmed Shafee
Amending balance in a high-trapeze act

One of my favourite TV channels was c-SPAN, which unfortunately my cable company does not provide any more. I could watch important US Senate Committee
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The Professor vs. the Parliament?

June 5, 2012
Rubana Huq
The Professor vs. the Parliament?

We are an impatient nation; almost too eager to speak, eager to bash, eager to side with or oppose, eager on shoe slinging and of course eager on hyper-speculation.
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Posted in Democracy, Media, Politics | 25 Comments »

Because it’s Democracy

January 14, 2012
Frank Domenico Cipriani
Because it’s Democracy

Thank you Dear Readers, for all your good wishes. I feel healthier, my son feels better, and if it pleases God, we will have no more trips to the Emergency Room this year. Prognosis for my own health: BETTER (As long as I pay attention).
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Parliament boycott: a political ritual

October 25, 2010
Arafat A Islam
Parliament boycott: a political ritual

Parliament is a sacred institution in a democratic state where the ideology, “Of the people, by the people and for the people” exists. With a legitimate parliament in effect, we, the people of Bangladesh always feel the need for an equitable representation of our voices. After all, the essence of democracy certainly lies with an...
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