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Jul 10, 2019
BJP got overwhelming share of corporate donations to political parties from 2016-17 to 2017-18, finds ADR studyThe BJP received the maximum donations from 1731 corporates followed by INC, which received donations from 151 corporates.
May 30, 2019
Payal Tadvi's suicide: 'Evidence of ligature mark over neck', says autopsy report; victim's chats show she was facing tortureThe investigation into the suicide of Dr Payal Tadvi has been transferred to the Crime Branch of the Mumbai Police on Thursday.
May 28, 2019
Payal Tadvi's suicide: Marred by casteism, dominated by donations, medical education in India needs mirror to avoid dehumanisationThree senior doctors allegedly bullied and tortured Dr Payal Tadvi because of her caste - she was born into an Adivasi family - all the way to suicide at Mumbai's BYL Nair Hospital.
May 22, 2019
Regional parties received Rs 54.81 crore in donations in 2017-18; 17 sent delayed reports to EC: ADRSeventeen regional parties defaulted in submitting their donations report to the Election Commission in 2017-18, said a report by the Association for Democratic Reforms, which advocates for electoral reforms to combat corruption and empower citizens.
Apr 14, 2019
Parties got 99.8% donations through electoral bonds of Rs 10 lakh, Rs 1 crore between March 2018 and January, reveals RTI replyA whopping 99.8 per cent of donations received by political parties was through electoral bonds of the highest denominations - Rs 10 lakh and Rs one crore - between March 2018 and 24 January, 2019
Mar 26, 2019
Empowering Lokpal to oversee distribution of ex gratia to kin of Pulwama victims would be edifying for countryOverseeing the ex gratia to the families of the Central Reserve Police Force killed in the Pulwama terror attack would be an ideal start for our first Lokpal
Feb 19, 2019
Distribution of ex gratia, other donations offered to kin of Pulwama victims needs a systematic distribution channelWhile it is heartening to see the vast and tangible support for the kin of the Pulwama attack victims, there is no harm in exercising caution. The lakhs of rupees, housing offers, jobs and other forms of assurances such as contributions of salaries by cricketers, boxers and film stars all come to an impressive amount of largesse.
Jan 07, 2018
Arun Jaitley calls electoral bonds 'substantial improvement' in encouraging transparency of political fundingThe electoral bonds mechanism is a substantial improvement in transparency over the present system and the government is open to suggestions to further cleanse political funding, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said
Sep 24, 2017
Shawn Mendes starts relief fund and donates $100,000 to earthquake hit MexicoSinger Shawn Mendes, who was in Mexico for his concert when the 7.1 magnitude earthquake struck, has started a relief fund for the victims
Sep 07, 2017
Black money: BJP gets 81% income from unknown sources, Congress 71%; why chase only common man?In the black money battle while political parties command anonymity in their non-transparent cash dealings, common man faces maximum harassment