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May 08, 2017
Prosecution against flouting of finance electoral laws remains weakThe pernicious effect of vast amounts of illegal money in an election is therefore a very real threat, and the need for reform very evident.
Mar 03, 2017
Manipur Election 2017: 29 crorepati candidates in 2nd phase of state polls, reports ADRAs many as 29 crorepati candidates are in the fray for the second phase of Manipur assembly elections to be held on 8 March, says a latest report.
Feb 27, 2017
Manipur Election 2017: 54 crorepatis in fray for first phase, reveals ADR reportA total of 54 crorepati candidates are in the fray for the first phase of Manipur Assembly elections to be held on 4 March, while 8 have declared criminal cases against themselves, as per a latest report.
Feb 24, 2017
UP Election 2017: Out of 612 candidates in fray for phase 5 of polls, 168 are millionaires,117 have criminal historyA total of 168 crorepati candidates are in the fray for the fifth phase of UP Assembly elections to be held on Monday, while 117 have declared criminal cases against themselves, says a report.
Feb 14, 2017
UP Election 2017: Report says 250 crorepati candidates, 110 with criminal cases in fray for 3rd phaseTotal 250 crorepati candidates are in the fray for the third phase of the Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections to be held on Sunday, while 110 contestants have criminal cases against their names, says a latest report.
Jan 06, 2017
RP Act amendments: Election Commission asks Supreme Court to curb 'money power' in pollsAcknowledging the role of 'money power' in the elections and seeking ways to curb it, the Election Commission (EC) has sought several amendments to the Representation of the People Act (RP Act).
May 13, 2016
Tamil Nadu polls: Jayalalithaa's assets rose by over Rs 62 crore in 5 years, says ADR surveyThe average asset of 89 re-contesting MLAs in Tamil Nadu has doubled by Rs 4.27 crore between 2011 and 2016, says a survey by the ADR.
Mar 30, 2016
Assam Assembly Polls first phase: Thirty candidates have criminal background, finds think tankOf these, 25 Assam candidates have serious criminal cases, including those related to murder, attempt to murder, kidnapping and crimes against women.
Sep 18, 2015
Study raises questions on election expenses of MPs, including PM Modi and AdvaniThe poll expenses declared by political parties and their Members of Parliament show discrepancies, indicating that either of them is not giving correct figures.
Oct 27, 2014
Never misused public money, says Railway Minister Sadananda GowdaRailway Minister D V Sadananda Gowda has rejected charges that there has been a sudden increase in his assets by over Rs 10 crore since he joined the Union Cabinet, saying he had never misused public money as a dedicated politician.