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Rijiju Lauds Central Govt's Efforts Towards Electoral Reforms

Jan 08, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

Alleging that opposition parties were spreading lies that by linking Aadhaar and voter ID it would become known to whom the voter is going to cast his vote, Rijiju said the people should not be taken as stupid for they know well who is spreading lies and who is telling the truth.

Should India Limit The Terms Of Elected Leaders For The Sake Of Better Governance?

May 08, 2019 Gautam Bhatia

When the world’s most expensive election comes every 5 years and its participants spend almost half that period campaigning is it time to rethink a new electoral model.


Anna Hazare Voices Concern Over Political Parties Wanting To Come To Power By 'Hook Or Crook'

The veteran Gandhian said using the sacrifices of martyrs for seeking votes was saddening. "When the trend is to do anything to come to power, such misuse is seen and voters are sleeping," Hazare said.

Electoral Bonds Have Legalised Crony Capitalism: Ex-Chief Election Commissioner SY Quraishi

Apr 07, 2019 Adil Rashid

The electoral bonds scheme of Narendra Modi government has legalised and legitimised "crony capitalism" and taken away transparency from political funding, alleged ex-Cheif Election Commissioner SY Quraishi


AAP, BJP Trade Charges As Calls On Electoral List Continue

BJP leader Vijender Gupta said the AAP is trying to defame his party by calling people and telling them we have got their names removed from the voters' list.

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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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