JANAAGRAHA CENTRE FOR CITIZENSHIP AND DEMOCRACY
Will oppose citizenship bill, Centre must withdraw it: Mamata Banerjee
"The Centre will have to withdraw the citizenship bill. There is no question of supporting it. We will oppose it. We will not let him (Modi) succeed," Mamata said.
Pune adjudged best governed city
Janaagraha Centre for Citizenship and Democracy, released the 5th edition of its Annual Survey of India’s Ci...
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How to rescue democracy: Liberal education has the solution
Liberal education will teach us to do the right thing, at the right time, for the right reason.
Bengaluru Budget: Unlocking revenue potential
There is a call to include professional tax, entertainment tax and luxury tax -the city generates over Rs.1,000 crore -in the BBMP tax net.
This is Bengaluru city's public purse
ET brings a snapshot of some of CAG's observations, compiled by the Janaagraha Centre for Citizenship and Democracy.
86% of BBMP budget was used to pay old bills
Between 2012 and 2014, the state government gave the city corporation Rs 6,498 crore for various projects, documents show.
Thiruvananthapuram, Pune and Kolkata emerge as best governed cities
The Annual Survey of India’s City Systems, which examines city systems on the basis of 83 governance parameters, reveals that Indian cities fare very poorly compared to global benchmarks.
Centre should take people's opinion into account before making decisions: Irom Sharmila
Democracy exists in the country "only in name" under the current dispensation, Irom Sharmila said.
Bengaluru-based non-profit 'I Paid A Bribe' to offer advice and advocates to fight corruption
IPAB will launch an online platform to help the victims of corruption fight bribe takers with legal consultation and offering the services of an advocate.
ET by invite: BBMP elections an opportunity to change Bengaluru city's governance
If elections happen, it is a great occasion for citizens to demand candidates to demonstrate political leadership and support for governance reforms.
Delhi polls: 22 per cent voters names need deletion, says NGO
Releasing findings of its survey, Janaagraha Centre for Citizenship and Democracy said in addition to 22 per cent voters requiring deletion, addresses of 11 per cent electorates were not found.
Poor citizens in Bengaluru more active, says report
Citizenship participation, the study found, was greater among the poor and illiterate than among the middle and upper classes of the city.
Civic systems: Delhi ranked fifth in India, way behind world
A survey by Bangalore based Janaagraha Centre for Citizenship and Democracy has ranked it fifth behind Kolkata, Thiruvananthapuram, Bhopal and Patna.
Swachh City Solutions App for garbage free India by April
Urban Development Ministry announced it would launch a mobile App for citizens to post their complaints about garbage pile-up in their areas and seek timely redress.
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