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Dec 09, 2017
Gujarat election: 394 crorepati candidates in fray for 182 seat Assembly, BJP fields highest 142 millionairesAs many as 397 crorepati candidates are in the fray for the Gujarat Assembly elections, an analysis of their election affidavits done by two NGOs has found
Dec 08, 2017
Gujarat polls: 21% of Congress, 15% of BJP candidates contesting Phase 2 face criminal cases, claims ADR report21% of the Congress candidates and 15 % of the BJP nominees for the second phase of the Gujarat assembly polls have declared "serious criminal cases against themselves"
Dec 01, 2017
Gujarat Assembly Election 2017: 137 candidates in fray for first phase of polls facing criminal chargesAn analysis of the affidavits of 923 candidates, out of the total 977 in fray for the first phase of Gujarat Assembly polls, showed that 137 candidates, accounting for around 15 percent, were facing criminal cases.
Nov 01, 2017
Himachal Pradesh Assembly Election 2017: 158 crorepatis, 61 with criminal cases on candidate listA total of 158 crorepati candidates are in the fray for the Himachal Pradesh Assembly Election 2017 — to be held on 9 November — while 61 have declared criminal cases against them, says a report.
Oct 20, 2017
BJP India's richest party with declared assets worth Rs 893 crore, Congress second: ReportThe value of declared assets of BJP has increased from Rs 122.93 crore in 2004-05 to Rs 893.88 crore in 2015-16 while that of Congress has risen from Rs 167.35 crore to Rs 758.79 crore, according to the NGOs Association for Democratic Reforms (ADR) and Election Watch.
Oct 16, 2017
At Rs 868 crores, BJP has the highest capital among political parties, finds NGO surveyThe value of declared assets of BJP has increased from Rs 122.93 crore in 2004-05 to Rs 893.88 crore in 2015-16 while those of the Congress have risen from Rs 167.35 crore to Rs 758.79 crore
Oct 03, 2017
SC issues notices to Centre, EC on PIL challenging new political funding lawsThe Supreme Court sought the responses of the government and the Election Commission of India on a PIL challenging the recent changes in laws on funding of political parties.
Sep 07, 2017
AAP raises questions over 'unknown sources' behind BJP, Congress donations in 2015-16AAP leader Sanjay Singh asked how BJP and Congress together accepted Rs 647 crore from unknown sources during 2015-16
Sep 07, 2017
Black money: BJP gets 81% income from unknown sources, Congress 71%; why chase only common man?In the black money battle while political parties command anonymity in their non-transparent cash dealings, common man faces maximum harassment
Aug 01, 2017
Nitish Kumar's new Cabinet has 22 tainted ministers, 3 more than his old govt, reveals reportMore than three-fourths of the ministers in Bihar's new government have criminal cases against them, higher than what it was in the previous 'grand alliance' Cabinet, a report by the Association for Democratic Reforms (ADR) stated