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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.
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.
Apr 17, 2018
Electoral Bonds have serial numbers but are not accessible to anyone: Finance ministryThe government on Tuesday said the electoral bonds, which are used to make anonymous political donations, carry a serial number as part of in built security feature to prevent counterfeiting but the number is not accessible to anybody, including the government
Feb 28, 2018
State Bank of India will start selling electoral bonds from 1 March; here are benefits of EBs bank has listed outArray
Jan 08, 2018
Electoral bonds: Why Narendra Modi govt should go beyond cosmetic reforms and switch to demat modeIf public scrutiny was the only problem for honest corporates, he could have amended the Companies Act to say that names of political parties could be disclosed at the discretion of the donor-company.
Sep 06, 2017
In 2016, BJP got 81 percent of its funds from 'unknown sources', Congress 71 percent: ADRFunds from "known sources (donations above Rs 20,000)" accounted for Rs 97.27 crore of the both BJP, Congress' total income in 2015-16 put together.
Aug 20, 2017
Mayawati alleges that BJP functioning as per directions of capitalists, cites funding data to prove pointThe BJP is running on the directions of capitalists, and funding data released by an NGO recently has proved it, BSP supremo Mayawati alleged on Sunday, a charge that was rebuffed by the saffron party
Mar 22, 2017
From steps to curb tax evasion to sops for realty: Highlights of Finance Bill passed in LSAfter scrapping high-value currency notes in November, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is pushing a raft of measures to boost cashless transactions and curb tax evasion
Feb 02, 2017
Union Budget 2017: Curbs on political funding not a major electoral reformMost media persons have gone gaga about the major reforms introduced in the area of political funding. But a closer look at the provisions makes you wonder if such provisions could be called reform at all.
Feb 04, 2015
AAP funding: Disclosures on co registration, PAN or KYC do not make donations legitWhen caught with pants down, the AAP has the habit of raising fingers at its opponents without answering uncomfortable questions raised against it