Indian democracy

When we can do away with Sati, child marriages, then why not Triple Talaq , says PM Narendra Modi

Rights of Muslim women was another topic the Prime Minister touched on a few times during his speech. "Several Islamic countries did away with the obsolete Triple Talaq law long ago. Then why did it take us so long to repeal this? When we can do away with Sati, child marriages, then why not Triple Talaq. We guarantee the safety of our mothers and sister," said the PM.

Aug 15, 2019, 12:38 PM IST

Taal Thok Ke: How correct is Rahul Gandhi's reaction to arrests of journalists ?

Congress president Rahul Gandhi condemned the arrest of three journalists by the Uttar Pradesh police for allegedly “defaming” Yogi Adityanath, and said the Chief Minister was behaving “foolishly”. In this debate we ask: How correct is Rahul Gandhi's reaction to arrests of journalists ? Watch full video to know more.

Jun 11, 2019, 19:00 PM IST

In a series of 31 tweets, PM Narendra Modi urges celebrities to encourage people to vote in large numbers

The PM has appealed to a cross-section of celebrities to encourage people to vote in large numbers. 

Mar 13, 2019, 14:20 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi writes blog, calls for increased voter participation in Lok Sabha election 2019

PM also appealed to the opposition leaders to ensure greater participation of voters in the crucial polls.  

Mar 13, 2019, 10:38 AM IST

Deshhit: Watch detailed analysis of all the major news of the day, January 22, 2019

This segment of Zee News brings detailed news stories of the day. Watch this video to know top stories of January 22, 2019.

Jan 22, 2019, 21:34 PM IST

Deshhit: Know top 20 Deshhit news of today

This segment of Zee News brings to you top 20 news stories of the day. Watch this video for more information.

Jan 22, 2019, 21:12 PM IST

Bhai vs Bhai: Is Congress mocking Indian democracy by raising questions on EVM?

Watch Bhai vs Bhai, a new family politics show only on Zee News. This segment brings to you discussion on the concurrent issue. Is Congress mocking Indian democracy by raising questions on EVM? Watch this video to know more.

Jan 22, 2019, 20:48 PM IST

Watch: Top 19 news stories of the day, January 22, 2019

In this new show of Zee News watch 19 stories of the day. This show brings to you detailed information on every single story. Watch full video to know more.

Jan 22, 2019, 19:50 PM IST

Criminalisation of politics damages roots of democracy, makes citizenry suffer: SC

The top court left it to Parliament to make a law to ensure that persons facing serious criminal cases do not enter the political stream.

Sep 25, 2018, 18:13 PM IST

India could benefit from military rule, think majority of Indians: Study

Pew Research recently conducted a survey on governance and trust among key countries across the world.

Oct 17, 2017, 07:04 AM IST

Read book on how Indian democracy has succeeded: Pakistan Army chief tells officers

Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa Bajwa, who was commissioned in 1980 in the Baloch Regiment, was appointed Pakistan Army chief in November 2016. 

Feb 13, 2017, 18:06 PM IST

41 years of Emergency: NDA ministers to attend rallies to highlight Congress' 'excesses' in 1975

Citing government sources, the report said that around 50 out of 63 ministers were assigned different towns and cities where they will would hold meetings and rallies themed ‘Save Democracy’.

Jun 25, 2016, 11:29 AM IST

Modi govt may meet same fate as that of Indira Gandhi's: Yashwant Sinha

Veteran BJP leader Yashwant Sinha on Friday tore into Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his government, saying there is no dialogue and they may meet the same fate as the Indira Gandhi-led Congress which was drubbed in the elections after Emergency.

Jan 30, 2016, 23:58 PM IST

Watch: Arun Jaitley's rebuttal to corruption charges against him

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley rubbishes the allegations against him and charges Arvind Kejriwal with attacking the federal structure of Indian democracy.

Dec 17, 2015, 19:55 PM IST

SC’s NJAC ruling: Sedition charge against Arun Jaitley for 'tyranny of unelected' blog

Sedition charges has been slapped on Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley by a UP court.

Oct 22, 2015, 17:31 PM IST

Anti-Emergency movement strengthened Indian democracy: PM Modi

PM Modi said on Sunday that anti-Emergency movement had strengthened Indian democracy.

Oct 11, 2015, 11:28 AM IST

Emergency taught me some compromises are not possible: Jaitley

Terming the Emergency as the worst post-independence chapter of Indian democracy, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said it gave him the best political education of his life as it taught him that some compromises are "just not possible".

Jun 25, 2014, 16:37 PM IST

India yet to exhibit capacity for renewing democracy: Jairam Ramesh

Union Minister for Rural Development Jairam Ramesh on Tuesday said the country is yet to exhibit the capacity for renewing democracy.

Jan 21, 2014, 22:56 PM IST

Congress seeks to reach out to Left

With Narendra Modi`s anointment as BJP`s prime ministerial candidate, Congress on Friday sought to reach out to like minded parties including the Left, underlining that communalism has emerged as the "biggest threat" to Indian democracy.

Sep 20, 2013, 22:40 PM IST