Political Funding
Opinion  /  Published 25.04.21

Aao bataayen fund ka funda

By Sankarshan Thakur

India  /  Published 02.05.19

BJP flush with poll cash, no questions asked in this election

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s BJP is flush with cash in the current Lok Sabha election, and is expected to easily outspend Opposition parties, as he seeks a second term in office. This year’s ele...
By Reuters in New Delhi

India  /  Published 18.12.18

Two voices on poll bonds

The government on Tuesday informed the Rajya Sabha that it had not received “any concerns from Election Commission on the issue of Electoral Bearer Bonds”.Documents accessed through the Right to I...
By Anita Joshua in New Delhi

India  /  Published 06.04.19

SC refuses to grant stay on electoral bonds

The Supreme Court on Friday refrained from staying the issuance of electoral bonds by the NDA government but agreed to examine their legality on April 10.Advocate Prashant Bhushan — appearing for on...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 12.04.19

Political parties must submit electoral bonds receipts to EC: SC

The Supreme Court Friday directed all political parties to furnish receipts of electoral bonds and details of the identity of donors in a sealed cover to the Election Commission.In an interim order, t...
By PTI in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 04.10.18

The politics of, by, and for rent-seekers

India is a representative democracy whose citizens are vested with the power to elect their legislatures through universal adult franchise. Can it be said that Indian democracy is marred by ‘Tweedis...
By Mayank Mishra

India  /  Published 08.05.19

How Election Commission checks poll expenses

The Election Commission of India has an expenditure monitoring cell to keep check on campaign expenses of each candidate.Expenditure observers appointed by the EC for Lok Sabha constituencies have bee...
By The Telegraph in New Delhi


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