Taiwan this year, 2012 is an election year, one in which they either give an incumbent president a new mandate or elect a new president.Taiwan go to the polls in less than two weeks, they will be exercising their democratic right to choose a leader to lead them for four long years. Eleven days before for twin presidential and legislative polls offer for the next president will face challenges in making bold progress,polling is notoriously inaccurate. Taiwan results may vary wild for the blue camp's Kuomintang (KMT) or the green camp's Democratic Progressive Party (DPP). Ma came to power in 2008, with a landslide victory 58.45 per cent against the 41.55 per cent of DPP candidate Frank Hsieh.
To, Honorable Members of Parliament, Media investments should be regulated by Press Council and Broadcaster Regulation but when Rs.1500 crores as equity is invested by a Corporate in India it Over Powers the Broadcasting in India. Karlo Media Muthi Mein kind. 'Network18 Media & Investments Limited is a media conglomerate, with interests in television, print, Internet, filmed entertainment, mobile content and allied businesses. The Company is engaged in events/sports management and investment/management advisory services. The company, as of March 31, 2011, jointly with Network 18 India Holdings Private Limited held a 48.98% interest in Television Eighteen India Ltd (TV18), and jointly with RVT Investments Private Ltd, Network 18 India Holdings Private Limited and RRB Investments Pvt.Ltd. held a 50.64% interest in ibn18 Broadcast Limited (ibn18). Through its holding in TV18, it operates business news television channels, CNBC-TV18 and CNBC Awaaz. It also runs the Internet player, Web18, as well as a real time financial information and news terminal, Newswire18. Through its holding in ibn18, it operates in the general news and entertainment space with news channels, CNN-IBN, IBN7 and has IBN Lokmat, a Marathi news channel.' Already for Decades RIL is notorious for Corrupting Media and earlier when it fell out with GOI it introduced 'Observer Newspaper'. When it is again under Pressure from GOI for Inflating Capitalization and Poor performance of Oil & Gas, subsidy cuts in case of Refineries etc RIL has preferred to Dominate Broadcast Media. Already through regulating 'Advertising for Friendly Broadcasters' RIL enjoys considerable control but with Rs.1500 crores investment in Hindi, English, Telgu and Tamil Broadcasters it shall have Considerable Media Control across India. Ravinder Singh January03, 2012 Progressindia008@yahoo.com
Sixty protesters detained in Russia chanted a New Year without Putin Russian authorities detained more than sixty people on New Year's Eve when opposition party supporters assembled to stage a protest in Moscow against Prime Minister Vladimir Putin.More than two hundred protestors chanted a call for a New Year without Putin at a square in central Moscow. Police arrested about sixty protestors on the grounds that they were trying to hold a rally without obtaining permission from authorities.The police say the detainees were released late at night. Opposition parties are claiming there was vote manipulation in the Lower House election in December.
Nksagar-Sagar Media Inc:Narayanasamy tables Lokpal Bill in Rajya Sabha and debate initiated in the upper house of the parliament after the minister presented the bill.Arun Jaitley,the LoP stressed the federal structure of the nation needs to be strengthened with power of states with respect to executive of government under section 252/253.Lokpal draft is cocktail of the ... (more)
At least 11 people killed and eighty injured in a large, unexplained explosion and fire in Myanmar's commercial hub and former capital Yangon early on Thursday. Residents in several areas of the Yangon city were woken by the blast around 2am local time (1930 GMT), which appeared to have occurred at a medical warehouse in the eastern township of Mingalar Taung Nyunt and sparked a large blaze, witnesses said. A security official at the scene said seven men, including two firemen, and four women had died and 66 people were injured. We are still trying to make the list. We are also trying to find out the cause of explosion and the fire, the official said.
Tower of Fame of Maharshi Dayanand soon in Delhi On the eve of 85th. Balidan (Sacrifice) Diwas of Swami Shardhanand ji, a Great Social Reformer, Freedom Fighter and a Symbol of Hindu Muslim brotherhood and Unity. A Grand Shobha Yatra of 4-5 Kms. started at 10am on 25 Dec. from Naya Bazar, to Chawri Bazar, Nai Sarak, Chandni Chowk and held public meeting at Ramlila Ground. EveryYear around 10,000 to 12,000 Aryas from around 300 Arya Samajs, Gurukuls, DAV Educational Institues, Schools Participate. Homage is Paid to the Great Swami Shardhanand ji,at Ramlila Ground. Ho'nble Minister Dr. Ramakant Goswami announced Delhi will soon have Maharshi Dayanand Kirti Stambh,Tower of fame to be erected close to Akshardham temple. Maharshai Dharmpalji,Pressident Dr Vinay,Dr Mahesh and Rajiv Arya general secretaryalong with other dignitories were present in the FunctionTo Day
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Nksagar-Sagar Media Inc: Goa to go to the polls in a couple of months, Congress president Sonia Gandhi said Saturday.The event is being held in the run up for the Golden Jubilee celebration of Goa's liberation from Portuguese rule following the Indian Army's Operation Vijay on December 19. Goa is celebrating the golden jubilee of its liberation today. Several functions are being held all over the state to mark the occasion.
Kim Jong Il, North Korea's most revered leader, has died. He was 69. Kim's death was announced Monday by state television from the North Korean capital, Pyongyang.North Korea to make a special broadcast at noon Monday, its state television and radio said, without giving any further details.North Korean leader Kim Jong-il died on December 17, 2011, state television reported on December 19, 2011 Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) said the leader passed away from a great mental and physical strain at 8:30 am on Saturday (2330 GMT Friday), while on a train for one of his field guidance tours. All party members, military men and the public should faithfully follow the leadership of comrade Kim Jong-Un and protect and further strengthen the unified front of the party, military and the public, said the news agency and a weeping TV announcer.North Korea declared a period of national mourning from December 17 to 29. North Korea aired special broadcasts in the past when leader Kim Jong-Il was re-elected as the chairman of the powerful National Defense Commission. His father, North Korean founder Kim Il Sung, died in 1994.Media agencies
Vishva Hindu Parishad was founded on 29th August 1964, on the auspicious day of Shri Krishna Janmashtami , with the blessings of the Saint shakti of Bharat.The objective of the VHP is to organise - consolidate the Hindu society and to serve - protect the Hindu Dharma.
NEW DELHI India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday asked the armed forces to be ready for 'invisible enemy' and challenges which will be less predictable in a changing world, the Press Trust of India news service reported. In his first interaction with commanders of the three defence services, he emphasised that an atmosphere of peace and security was essential to enable India to achieve its goals of economic development and that his government has focused on creating a favourable external environment and on strengthening India's security.
New Delhi- India's indigenously developed nuclear capable sub-sonic cruise missile 'Nirbhay', which can strike targets more than 700km away, was today test-fired from a test range at Chandipur in Indian state of Odisha. The missile was test-fired from a mobile launcher positioned at launch pad 3 of the Integrated Test Range at about 10.03am, said an official soon after the flight took off from the launch ground.
Some 92 Khaps, a highly influential self-styled caste councils, in Haryana hold the key to the outcome of assembly polls even though Prime Minister Narendra Modi reached out to them ahead of hustings. Khaps have drawn flak in recent years for controversial diktats on same-gotra marriages and other issues.
The World Travel Awards Asia & Australasia Gala Ceremony was held in New Delhi, India's capital city, at The Oberoi, New Delhi on Friday, October 10 with hundreds of tourism professionals in attendance. The award acknowledges the DreamTrips commitment to excellence in Asia within the past year.
In this Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2007 file photo, Yemen's then Minister of Oil and Minerals, Khaled Bahah, gestures during a media event, at the Petrotech-2007 conference, in New Delhi, India. On Monday October 13, 2014 Yemen's president appointed... View Full Caption FILE - In this Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2007 file photo, Yemen's then Minister of Oil and Minerals, Khaled Bahah, gestures during a media event, at the Petrotech-2007 conference, in New Delhi, India.
The theme for the cafe this time round was based on Unicef article 28, which states: 'Every child has a right to education'. Tips from the cafe have been shared between two charities, a global charity in the form of The Samarpan School in New Delhi India, and a local one the Dorchester Food Bank.
Indiana University officials are planning to open at least half a dozen overseas offices to help raise the school's profile around the world. The offices will be a five-year experiment aimed at recruiting more international students, increasing research projects and boosting interaction and donations from graduates living in those countries, said David Zaret, the university's vice president for international affairs.
JULY 2: Director General of Pakistani Rangers Major General Rizwan Akhtar salutes during a guard of honor prior to BSF-Pakistan Rangers bi-annual meeting 2012 on July 2, 2012 in New Delhi, India. Maj Gen Rizwan Akhtar is leading 18-member high-level delegation of Pakistan Rangers and Interior Ministry on 5-day border level talks with BSF.