citizens News

Tracking Transition in 2015: Designed By Pvt Citizens

Will 2015 be the year when private dreams and solutions transform into official public policy?

Figure This: The right to not vote

On Sept 27,the Supreme Court held that citizens have a right to cast a negative vote.


BMC clinics to focus on 40-plus citizens

First such clinic to open at Nair Hospital by September,subsequently at KEM and Sion

Citizens’ groups plan astronomy movement

What started as a hobby has grown into a serious initiative. Citizens groups have taken the lead in coming up with an astronomy movement to encourage amateur astronomers to collect and share data about meteor observations and send their findings to reputed international organisations.

Haryana police create platform to bridge citizen-cop divide at book fair

In the same hall as Penguin and other publishing bigwigs,a small stall,set up by the Haryana Police Academy sits unruffled by the perplexed glances of passersby.

Police initiate effort to gather data about senior citizens

Even as the Vadodara police have made an effort to gather data about senior citizens in the city,the latter have said that only 20 to 25 per cent of the aged population has been covered under the survey.


US asks nationals to remain vigilant in India

The United States has asked its nationals to remain vigilant and keep a low profile while travelling to India due to terror threat.

Pak army kills 15 militants,asks civilians to vacate Swat

Armed Taliban fighters patrolled roads and clashed with security forces in Swat,prompting authorities to ask citizens to vacate Mingora,the region's main city.

Ethnic Indians not mistreated: Malaysia

Rubbishing the claims of an Indian organisation that people of India origin are being discriminated in the country,Malaysia said it treats all its citizens equal.