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LS polls: TMC manifesto focuses on electoral reforms

Mar 22, 2014

LS polls: TMC manifesto focuses on electoral reforms

"We believe in massive comprehensive electoral reforms so that corrupt and criminals do not become people's representatives," it said. #NewsTracker #Trinamool Congress #Manifesto #Electoral reforms #TMC manifesto
'Call on banning opinion polls after consulting stakeholders'

Feb 12, 2014

'Call on banning opinion polls after consulting stakeholders'

Government on Wednesday indicated that it will take a final call on banning opinion polls only after consulting "stakeholders" after the Law Commission submits its comprehensive report on electoral reforms. #Politics #India #BJP #NewsTracker #Kapil Sibal #Opinion poll #Law Commission #Electoral reforms #Lok Sabha elections 2014
Take preventive measures on false affidavits, CEC tells law ministry

Jan 04, 2014

Take preventive measures on false affidavits, CEC tells law ministry

Expressing concern over the practice of candidates furnishing incorrect details in affidavits before polls, Chief Election Commissioner VS Sampath today said that he has written to Law ministry for more preventive provisions. #Politics #India #Supreme Court #Law Ministry #Electoral reforms #VS Sampath #Lok Sabha elections 2014
Keeping convicted netas out: SC ruling doesn't do enough

Jul 11, 2013

Keeping convicted netas out: SC ruling doesn't do enough

It will take more than Wednesday's Supreme Court ruling to get political parties to clean up their act. #Supreme Court #Electoral reform #political reform
Why Prashant Bhushan wants netas who indulge in paid news disqualified

May 15, 2013

Why Prashant Bhushan wants netas who indulge in paid news disqualified

The Supreme Court lawyer explains why he is fighting against the government's attempts not to have a cap on how much parties spend in campaigning for elections. #Prashant Bhushan #Supreme Court #Q&A #Electoral reforms #paid news

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L Rajagopal and a brief history of Parliamentary battles

Feb 13, 2014

L Rajagopal and a brief history of Parliamentary battles

The fight between legislators in the Rajya Sabha brought back not so fond memories of similar incidents in the past. Here's a brief history. #Rajya Sabha #Electoral reforms #Speaker #Assembly
Want to change how elections are held in India? Here's your chance

Jul 06, 2013

Want to change how elections are held in India? Here's your chance

The government is offering citizens a chance to reform the electoral system in the nation. #Politics #India #Elections #InMyOpinion #Political parties #Electoral reforms #Representation of People Act

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Want to change how elections are held in India? Here's your chance

Jun 17, 2014

O'Reilly: Republicans own the state's failures, too

New York Senate Republicans have been using the same tired electoral mantra for years. I know, I've been one of them. The pitch goes this way: We know we're not perfect, but, hey, this is a Democratic state. Can you imagine what it would look like if... #Rudy Giuliani #George Pataki #Mario Cuomo #U.S. Senate #U.S. Democratic Party #U.S. Republican Party #University of Illinois #New York (state) #Albany, NY
Want to change how elections are held in India? Here's your chance

Jun 20, 2014

Hong Kong votes on electoral reform despite Chinese opposition

Hundreds of thousands vote in 'civil referendum' on leadership election process, a poll China says is illegal and invalid Continue reading..... #China #Hong Kong
Want to change how elections are held in India? Here's your chance

Jun 22, 2014

Iain Duncan Smith warns on Britain's future in EU as Juncker row rumbles on

Work and pensions secretary claims other EU leaders' strong support for bid is 'flicking two fingers' at European people A failure by European leaders to embrace reform will result in "very bleak" prospects for Britain's continued membership of the E... #European Union #Luxembourg #United Kingdom #David Cameron #Iain Duncan Smith #Jean-Claude Juncker #Herman Van Rompuy #Angela Merkel
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