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Assembly Elections 2016: EC bans exit polls between 4 April and 16 May

Updated : Mar 31, 2016

By : PTI

Category : Politics

Assembly Elections 2016: EC bans exit polls between 4 April and 16 May

The Election Commission on Thursday banned exit polls between 4 April and 16 May when Assembly elections are held in five states. #NewsTracker #Exit polls #Election Commission #Representation of People Act #Assembly elections 2016 #2016 Assembly Elections
DMDK women's wing leader and Vijayakant's wife Premalatha booked for 'instigating'  voters to take money for their votes

Updated : Mar 27, 2016

By : hidden hidden

Category : India

DMDK women's wing leader and Vijayakant's wife Premalatha booked for 'instigating' voters to take money for their votes

DMDK women's wing leader and party founder Vijayakant's wife Premalatha has been booked for allegedly instigating voters to accept money from DMK and AIADMK to vote in the coming assembly elections. #NewsTracker #AIADMK #DMDK #IPC #Representation of People Act #Vijayakant #People's Welfare Front #Tamil Nadu Assembly Elections 2016 #Premalatha #DMDK Women's wing
SC seeks EC's reply on plea seeking voting rights for migrants

Updated : Jan 12, 2015

By : hidden hidden

Category : Politics

SC seeks EC's reply on plea seeking voting rights for migrants

According to the provisions of the Representation of People Act, when government servants and a class of certain other persons are allowed to vote through postal ballots, then the same right be given to private persons who are forced to leave their respective constituencies for reasons of employment. #NewsTracker #Supreme Court #Election Commission #voting rights #Representation of People Act #AK Sikri #HL Dattu
Jaitley questions EC's directive to file FIRs against media, Modi

Updated : Apr 30, 2014

By : hidden hidden

Category : Politics

Jaitley questions EC's directive to file FIRs against media, Modi

The senior BJP leader Arun Jaitley here today questioned the Election Commission's directive to file criminal case against the media, besides Narendra Modi, for violation of election norms. #Narendra Modi #NewsTracker #Arun Jaitley #Representation of People Act
BJP manifesto release violation of RPA: Cong complains to EC

Updated : Apr 07, 2014

By : hidden hidden

Category : Politics

BJP manifesto release violation of RPA: Cong complains to EC

The Congress complaint also said the BJP manifesto has referred to the construction of Ram Temple in Ayodhya which was against the secular structure of the country. #Politics #Congress #BJP #Narendra Modi #Ayodhya dispute #Election Commission #TheySaidIt #Manifesto #Representation of People Act #Lok Sabha elections 2014 #complaint
UPA not first to take ordinance route to overturn SC, NDA did it in 2002

Updated : Sep 25, 2013

By : Pallavi Polanki

Category : Politics

UPA not first to take ordinance route to overturn SC, NDA did it in 2002

The BJP seems to be conveniently forgetting that it did exactly the same thing in similar circumstances in 2002. #India #UPA #Supreme Court #Election Commission #parliament #NDA #Representation of People Act #Association of Democratic Rights #Jagdeep Chhokar
Cabinet nod to amendments negating SC order on convicted MPs, MLAs

Updated : Aug 22, 2013

By : hidden hidden

Category : Politics

Cabinet nod to amendments negating SC order on convicted MPs, MLAs

The proposal, in the form of Amendments to the Representation of People Act, will ensure that a lawmaker cannot be disqualified after conviction if his or her appeal is pending before a court and sentence is stayed. #NewsTracker #Supreme Court #Supreme Court verdict #Cabinet #Representation of People Act #Convicted MPs and MLAs
Political Parties against RTI: Amendment bill tabled in Lok Sabha

Updated : Aug 12, 2013

By : hidden hidden

Category : Politics

Political Parties against RTI: Amendment bill tabled in Lok Sabha

The RTI (Amendment) Bill seeks to insert an explanation in Section 2 of the Act so that political parties will not be considered a public authority. #Politics #India #PoliticalPlay #RTI #Political parties #CIC #Representation of People Act #public authority
Here's a law our politicians wouldn't mind creating

Updated : Aug 05, 2013

By : Shining Path

Category : Politics

Here's a law our politicians wouldn't mind creating

Given their opposition to the RTI and criminal MPs being prevented from coming into Parliament, here's a suggested law that might be approved. #Politics #India #Supreme Court #InMyOpinion #Political parties #Representation of People Act
Why SC's ban on convicted MPs, MLAs from office matters

Updated : Jul 10, 2013

By : FP Editors

Category : Politics

Why SC's ban on convicted MPs, MLAs from office matters

The landmark verdict of the Supreme Court is a long awaited one. #Politics #India #Supreme Court #InMyOpinion #Political parties #Politicians #Representation of People Act