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Mar 08, 2019
SC asks Election Commission secretary to appear on 12 March after PIL alleges denial of voting rights in AssamThe PIL alleged that a category of persons in Assam whose names were deleted from the voter list were some whose names appeared in the draft NRC published on 30 July, 2018. The petition claimed these people had voted in the last Lok Sabha election held in 2014
Nov 04, 2018
Ramdev says those who have over two children should be stripped of voting rights, unmarried should be honouredYoga guru Baba Ramdev said those who marry and have more than two children should be denied their voting rights.
May 01, 2017
Citizenship to Bangladeshi migrants in Assam creates voting right, Jamiat-Ulema-e-Hind tells SCThe government's decision to grant citizenship to Bangladeshi immigrants in Assam has also created political rights for them including the right to vote, the Jamiat-Ulema-e-Hind (JUH) on Monday told the Supreme Court.
Apr 14, 2015
After editorial against Muslim voters, Shiv Sena says it never misused power while in govtAfter Shiv Sena sparked protest by demanding disenfranchisement of Muslim community, a party leader said Sena has never misused power while in Government.
Apr 13, 2015
People who don't go for family planning should not have voting rights: Sakshi MaharajSakshi Maharaj demanded that a strict law for family planning be brought in for all and those who do not follow it should be stripped of their voting right.
Jan 12, 2015
SC seeks EC's reply on plea seeking voting rights for migrantsAccording 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.
Dec 11, 2014
Public banks can issue equity with differential voting rights, says SBI ChiefSBI Chairperson Arundhati Bhattacharya today said they could look at issuing shares with differential voting rights to raise funds to meet the Basel-III capital adequacy norms.
Sep 29, 2014
Voting rights and lot more: What American Indians are demanding of PM ModiNRIs should be granted voting rights. This can be done either by mail or by voting in the respective nearest consulate," a memorandum submitted to Modi in a meeting with Overseas Friends of BJP (OFBJP) delegation said yesterday.
Aug 29, 2012
Why increasing voting rights in banks is unlikely to bring cheerIndia's plan to increase voting rights for shareholders in banks would improve management and corporate governance but it falls short of lifting ownership restrictions or relinquishing the government's stranglehold on most lenders.
Apr 27, 2012
Cabinet allows raising pvt bank voting rights to 26 pctWith the government staring at a slowing economy, triggered by a lack of reforms, the announcement could bring some cheer to investors, but needs to be cleared by parliament.