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Apr 07, 2019
Political ad spending on Facebook crosses Rs 10 crore in February-March; pages by BJP, its supporters log highest expenditureWith elections drawing closer, campaigning on social media platform Facebook is also picking up pace with political parties and their supporters spending well over Rs 10 crore on advertisements in February-March this year
Apr 02, 2019
Citizenship issue unlikely to benefit Congress in North East, will only remind voters of party's failure to arrest influx of immigrantsCongress raising the illegal immigrant issue will only help refreshing memory of gory days for Assam, a condition likely to go against the interests of the Grand Old Party in the region. Secondly, it is also likely to remind the voters of the failures of the Congress party in arresting the influx from Bangladesh.
Mar 29, 2019
Election Commission warning on electoral bonds: Opaqueness defeats idea of clean money in political fundingElectoral bonds scheme, which came into effect in January 2018, had clocked in over Rs 600 crore political funding by October 2018.
Mar 17, 2019
TTV Dhinakaran-led AMMK’s first list of 24 Lok Sabha election, nine Assembly by-poll candidates releasedThe AMMK headed by TTV Dhinakaran announced its first list of candidates for 24 Lok Sabha seats and nine nominees for the by-elections to Tamil Nadu Assembly
Mar 13, 2019
Election Commission forms panel to crack down on black money use during polls; CBDT, ED heads part of teamThe Election Commission has formed a committee to check the use of black money in the polls. The team will include the heads of the CBDT, Enforcement Directorate and other financial authorities.
Feb 25, 2019
Deletion of 30 lakh voter names in Telangana: ECI violated norms, used state surveillance data to decide who votes, says NGO SwechaIn an interview with Firstpost, Swecha’s general secretary Kiran Chandra explains where the NERP-AP went wrong in Telangana
Feb 10, 2019
Sharad Pawar says he's 'worried' about Nitin Gadkari as he is being projected as 'alternative to Modi'NCP president Sharad Pawar said Saturday that he was "worried" about Union minister Nitin Gadkari as he is being projected as a possible alternative to Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Feb 01, 2019
Jind bypoll result puts young Chautalas in political limelight; BJP's win helps Manohar Lal Khattar emerge as seasoned politicianThe Jind bypoll result has come as a shot in the arm for the BJP and put the INLD and Congress, on the edge, but the JJP has emerged a strong rival.
Jan 28, 2019
Political leaders who don't keep promises get 'beaten up' by people, says Union minister Nitin GadkariNitin Gadkari said political leaders who sell dreams to people but fail to make them a reality get "beaten up" by the public. The minister, who handles a host of infrastructure-related portfolios in the Narendra Modi government, asserted he is a doer and delivers on his promises.
Jan 23, 2019
Priyanka Gandhi might have joined Congress today, but her political genius was at play since 1999 when Sonia won AmethiPriyanka Gandhi Vadra might have just arrived in the Indian political scene but she had long been on the sidelines, quietly holding on to her role of being a guiding force for her brother, Rahul Gandhi, while being an able support to her mother and UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi.