Governance 2.0

Governance 2.0

There is no Lokpal yet, but the Centre’s Grievance Redressal Bill promises to cut through bureaucracy and corruption that plague government »

‘This legislation can be transformative’

For Anjali Bhardwaj and her colleagues at the National Campaign for People’s Right to Information (NCPRI), the Cabinet nod to The...»

In slow motion

Accessing key civic services such as planning permission and building approval in Chennai is an obstacle course. The Citizens’ Charter of...»

Speed money helps in Nepal

Rain or shine, the western gate of what used to be the Royal Palace is a crowded place. After the country became a republic in 2008, part...»

Ethiopia’s law is failed by lack of spirit

While India’s Grievance Redressal Bill was forged in the fire of public protest, Ethiopia chose to incorporate anti-corruption provisions...»

Polls in the Time of Terror

Will last week's terror strike in Jammu and Kashmir affect the next remaining three phases of elections? Vasundhara Sirnate, Chief Co-ordinator, Research, The Hindu Centre, and Sheikh Saleem, a Kashmiri journalist, provide insights. Read more. »

'I am trying to learn the art and craft of politics' − Ram Madhav
Interview with Ram Madhav, general secretary, Bharatiya Janata PartyRead more. »