19 Aug 2014
Jaipur: The filing of nomination papers by candidates for the four Rajasthan Assembly constituencies going for by-poll on September 13 will begin on Wednesday, an official of Chief Electoral Office said.
17 Aug 2014
New Delhi: After failing to open an account in the Lok Sabha elections, Mayawati's Bahujan Samaj Party is testing waters in Haryana and Maharashtra where Assembly elections are due later this year.
18 Aug 2014
Beijing: To maintain high growth rate in India in a sustainable way, Prime Minister Narendra Modi must adopt some painful reforms, such as the removal of wasteful subsidies to free up resources, a public policy expert said.
18 Aug 2014
HONG KONG: Tens of thousands gathered in sweltering heat in Hong Kong on Sunday to protest against a pro-democracy campaign that has threatened to shut down the city's financial district, exposing a deepening rift over political reforms in the former British colony.
02 Jan 2014
Port Louis: Mauritian Prime Minister Navin Ramgoolam has virtually rejected the electoral system recommended by the UN, and said "reforms must unite, not divide" the people.
16 Feb 2014
Ranchi: Candidates for the Lok Sabha elections would be able to e-file their nominations and affidavits, in a move aimed to bring about faster dissemination of information about the candidates, Election Commissioner HS Brahma said on Saturday.
28 Jan 2014
New Delhi: The Law Commission on Tuesday has lamented over the ‘lukewarm’ response of political parties to its consultation paper, which was floated last year seeking stakeholders' views to enable it recommend reforms in the present electoral laws.
29 Sep 2013
New Delhi: JD(U) on Saturday asked Rahul Gandhi to rally his party behind electoral reforms if he is "serious" about cleansing politics and said "revolutionarism" should be consistent not temporary.
23 Jul 2014
New Delhi: India has stressed on capital increase and reforms in the World Bank to reflect the new world order and enhance the capacity of global institution to fund poverty alleviation programmes.
01 Jun 2013
Whether a people's representative should stand disqualified upon conviction in a case, or framing of charges in a court, or as soon as the investigation officer presents his report?