Model Code Of Conduct
India  /  Published 19.04.19

DD's objection to 'Hitler' allows CPI speech wide publicity

Doordarshan on Thursday asked the CPI to “edit” a speech and ended up facilitating wide publicity to the very sentences the national broadcaster could not digest.Citing violation of the model code...
By J.P. Yadav in New Delhi

India  /  Published 12.04.19

EC bans uncertified political content on NaMo TV

The Election Commission of India has banned the telecast of uncertified political content on NaMo TV.The order came on Thursday evening — after the first round of polling was over and weeks after th...
By Our Bureau in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 10.04.19

The EC seems to have lost its bearings

The Indian political arena in 2019 is hardly the space for a league of gentlemen. Yet it must have been some vague image of fair play that underlay the conception of the Election Commission’s model ...
By The Editorial Board in

India  /  Published 09.04.19

Supreme Court keeps off Narendra Modi biopic

The Supreme Court on Monday said it could not pass an order at this stage on a plea seeking a stay on the release of a biopic on Prime Minister Narendra Modi as the censor board is yet to certify the ...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 05.04.19

Who flouted the poll code this election season

[{"id":1,"type":"social-media","value":"https:\/\/\/RajivKumar1\/status\/1110157727471271937","platform":"twitter","html":"Congress party promised #GaribiHatao in 1971, #OROP in 2008, #Food...
By Furquan Ameen in New Delhi


Bihar  /  Published 20.10.19

FIR against Bihar BJP chief, candidate

An FIR has been lodged against Bihar BJP chief Sanjay Jaiswal and Sweety Singh, the party's candidate for Kishanganj assembly bypoll, for allegedly violating the model code of conduct, an official sai...
By PTI in Kishanganj

India  /  Published 14.10.19

Wardha varsity revokes expulsions

The Wardha-based Mahatma Gandhi Antarrashtriya Hindi Vishwavidyalaya on Sunday revoked the expulsion of five students who had written a protest letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, but seemed to in...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 18.05.19

EC might have been captured by Modi government: Congress

The Congress on Saturday said the Election Commission might have been captured by the Narendra Modi government and the watchdog’s institutional integrity was “in jeopardy”, voicing its fears at ...
By Sanjay K. Jha in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 05.05.19

Key PMCH wings to face doctor crisis

Over 200 patients visiting the psychiatry, TB and chest and radiology departments of Patliputra Medical College and Hospital (PMCH) here daily are likely to miss treatment from Monday as the three-yea...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

Opinion  /  Published 03.05.19

The EC must respond to the people's concerns

Independent institutions tasked with guarding the democracy thrive on public confidence. The Election Commission, for example, has the enormous task of ensuring free and fair elections throughout the ...
By The Editorial Board in


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