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Mar 27, 2017
Law Commission redefines hate speech: Proposes changes to IPC to protect minoritiesThe Law Commission of India, in its 267th Report, has come up with a slew of recommendations to curb hate speech in an attempt to safeguard minorities.
Mar 24, 2017
EVM tampering allegations: SC issues notice to Election Commission, seeks reply within four weeksThe Supreme Court has issued a notice to the Election Commission seeking a response over allegations regarding tampering of Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) during the recently held Assembly elections.
Mar 23, 2017
New names and symbols: 'Hat' for Sasikala's AIADMK Amma and 'electric pole' for OPS' AIADMK Puratchi Thalaivi AmmaThe Election Commission in an interim order late Wednesday night froze the 'two leaves' poll symbol of Tamil Nadu's ruling AIADMK and also decided that neither of the two factions will use the party's name.
Mar 22, 2017
AIADMK election symbol feud: EC commences hearing, lawyers hired by both sidesThe high-stakes hearing on the claims of rival AIADMK factions over the party's election symbol commenced here on Wednesday morning.
Mar 22, 2017
AIADMK party symbol: EC to decide whether Panneerselvam or Sasikala will retain the 'two leaves'Poll panel will announce its verdict on which faction of the AIADMK, OPS or Sasikala, will retain the 'two leaves' in an ongoing tug of war for AIADMK party symbol.
Mar 21, 2017
HC moved against Dinakaran's candidature in RK Nagar by-pollA petition has been filed in the Madras High Court against the candidature of AIADMK Deputy General Secretary TTV Dinakaran for the 12 April RK Nagar Assembly by-election on the ground he had been penalised in FERA cases.
Mar 21, 2017
Election Commission favours lifetime ban on convicts from contesting pollsThe Election Commission of India (ECI) on Monday told the Supreme Court that it was in favour of barring convicted persons from contesting polls for life and stopping their entry into judiciary and the executive.
Mar 20, 2017
Mayawati says she will move court against 'EVM tampering' in 2-3 daysThe Bahujan Samaj Party will move court against the alleged tampering of EVMs during the UP Assembly elections in the next two-three days, Mayawati said.
Mar 17, 2017
UP Election Results 2017: Deoband, the Muslim myth and the psephology of social mediaThe Deoband narrative — how a city with an "80 percent Muslim population" voted BJP, indicating an overwhelming thumbs up for Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s 'development' agenda — continues to do the rounds of social media.
Mar 16, 2017
Election Commission says EVMs are fully tamper-proof, allegations baselessThe electronic voting machines are "fully tamper-proof, as ever", the Election Commission said on Thursday