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Feb 24, 2018
'Assault on Delhi chief secretary Anshu Prakash is not an AAP issue, but a constitutional flaw that weakens civil servants'Above all the political blame games and ego clashes that have emerged since AAP MLAs allegedly assaulted Delhi chief secretary Anshu Prakash is a flawed framework that makes left civil servants vulnerable to attacks
Feb 07, 2018
'No FIR yet against Arvind Kejriwal over his bribery remarks during Goa polls,' Delhi HC toldThe court was hearing Kejriwal' plea challenging the EC's 29 January order in which it had directed the Chief Electoral Officer of Goa to lodge an FIR against Kejriwal for his remarks about bribes made at poll rallies in the state on January 7-8 last year.
Jan 29, 2018
Budget Session of Parliament begins today: List of Bills slated to be tabled includes triple talaqThe budget session of Parliament will commence on Monday as the Modi government readies to present its last full Budget before the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.
Jan 22, 2018
Office of profit row: AAP's Madhya Pradesh unit urges EC to disqualify 116 BJP MLAs in stateThe Madhya Pradesh unit of Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) demanded the Election Commission disqualify 116 BJP MLAs in the state for holding offices of profit, an allegation dismissed by the ruling party
Jan 18, 2018
Electoral bonds will not solve transparency issues in political funding: CEC AK JotiJoti's remarks come nearly eights months after the Election Commission had told a parliamentary committee that electoral bonds introduced by the government is a "retrograde" step.
Jan 14, 2018
In strife-torn Kashmir, writings on downed shutters provide way of gauging public moodCalling Kashmir a “steep learning curve”, Navnita Chadha Behera said on her last visit there, she gauged the mood by by observing the downed shutters.
Jan 12, 2018
EC panel to review law barring campaigning 48 hrs before pollThe EC accepted that Section 126 of the Representation of the People Act does not take into account the revolution in communication technologies.
Dec 20, 2017
Lack of political will, past gender inequity and inertia around Women's Reservation Bill needs to be addressedIn its 2014 election manifesto, BJP identified the Women's Reservation Bill as a priority and assured its legislation in Parliament and all state Assemblies. In the past three years that the party has been in power, there has been no visible effort to see this Bill through.
Dec 18, 2017
Winter Session of Parliament: Draft bill allowing overseas Indians to appoint proxy voters introduced in Lok SabhaA bill seeking to extend the facility of proxy voting to overseas Indians, on the lines of service voters, was introduced in the Lok Sabha on Monday.
Dec 01, 2017
Supreme Court to examine whether EC can de-register political parties for appointing 'tainted' office-bearersThe petitioner is arguing that Section 29A of the electoral act means that the power to register and recognise a political party by the EC also means it can de-register them.