Insights into Editorial: Killing the licence: On NGOs and funding

Context: The Union Home Ministry (MHA) said that recently, it has refused to renew the FCRA registration of Missionaries of Charity (MoC), a Catholic religious congregation set up by Nobel laureate Mother Teresa, as “some adverse inputs were noticed.” The Union Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has cancelled the Foreign Contribution (Regulation) Act (FCRA), 2010 …

Insights into Editorial: The pertinent issue of trust and the Indian politician

  Introduction: After the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, it was concluded in a survey by Association of democratic reforms that nearly 43% of the newly elected members of the lower house have criminal cases against them. In the 2004 national election, the percentage of candidates with pending criminal cases was 24% which rose to 33% …