2014 Elections are going on! And almost 27% adult population of the nation is still not aware of the basic structure of their government which is really alarming. It is sad that the subject of CIVIC SCIENCE been taught in 10th grade never comes up individual’s mind
What do you mean by Democracy?
India is known as the world’s largest democracy. Well I’m no Civic’s professor or do not intent to bore you, but let me just define Democracy for those who still don’t know. Democracy is a form of government, where the people choose their representatives who will govern their state (Nation). The key behind success of a democratic republic is the distribution of power. Power is given to every individual to choose a representative among them. This power is really big in true sense. Then why this democracy is failing since decades after the independence?
Expectations from the Leaders
Blaming the system, blaming the politicians, blaming everything else other than yourself is what we Indians are good at. When asked about the system or an individual’s role, they don’t even know the number of states India has! Read the rest of this entry
Who will be the Prime Minister of India?
Narendra Modi, Arvind Kejrival or Rahul Gandhi?
As Elections are just about to begin in India, the pre-elections period is the most interesting one. Where all the twists and turns take place. Promotions and Rallies all over the nation. Controversies, fights, protests, debates, sessions, campaigns, etc. And with an addition of Google, we can track what are people searching the most during this season.
Google India has taken an initiative to keep the population of India aware during the elections and included India in their politics and elections section which will give out latest trends and currents events politicians are conducting or being a part of along with the public point of view. Given below, you will see an infographic made by Google India, showing the search queries Indians put up most against each of the top candidates for the prime minister position.
** INFOGRAPHICS STARTS HERE ** Read the rest of this entry