Finance Minister had capped anonymous cash donations to political parties at Rs 2,000 in budget.
22 Jul 2017 5:17 PM
Congress declared on Thursday that it will not be attending the launch of the Goods and Services Tax on June 30.
30 Jun 2017 10:48 AM
The midnight GST launch will see big names like Amitabh Bachchan, Ratan Tata grace the occasion.
30 Jun 2017 10:21 AM
Jaitley’s plea comes amid reports of political parties like Congress, Trinamool Congress and CPI boycotting the GST launch.
29 Jun 2017 6:16 PM
He also said the long-term effects of the GST will be highly beneficial for the economy but it may have initial negative effects.
29 Jun 2017 5:51 PM
Finance Minister praises Modi sayg PM has been decisive in taking steps with regard to demonetisation.
29 May 2017 10:03 AM
EC had said it would offer an 'opportunity' to political parties to prove that EVMs used in the recent Assembly polls were tampered with
19 May 2017 12:47 PM
Recently, a survey was conducted asking whether the existing service delivery system had lived up to their expectations.
23 Apr 2017 1:38 AM
Donations to political parties by firms are governed by provisions in the Companies Act.
11 Apr 2017 5:18 PM
The three-member EC team headed by Andhra Pradesh CEO Bhanwar Lal is arriving in MP on Monday for the purpose.
03 Apr 2017 4:15 AM
SP has given ticket to Anurag Yadav, cousin of SP chief Akhilesh Yadav.
19 Feb 2017 5:01 PM
Mulayam Singh cited the party’s support for the poor and the neglected to garner votes.
19 Feb 2017 3:54 PM
The government is amending law to make the rule mandatory and also changing the law to keep the identity of the donor confidential.
02 Feb 2017 2:18 PM
The petitioner has alleged that the promise of offering freebies to people is now a common feature during elections in India.
01 Feb 2017 12:23 PM
It reminded them of a recent Supreme Court order that said such appeals amount to corrupt practice.
24 Jan 2017 8:31 PM
The political parties have always strongly demanded an increase in the poll expenditure limit.
22 Jan 2017 2:10 AM
The civic official quoted earlier said, “Mr Rane was not present himself, but the men who interrupted our work were his supporters.
17 Jan 2017 1:22 AM
The poll panel believes that most of them exist on papers to help people convert their back money into white by accepting donations.
21 Dec 2016 11:25 AM
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said many political parties do not contest elections but only accept donations and convert money.
21 Dec 2016 9:04 AM
Urges government to amend laws to cap political contributions.
19 Dec 2016 1:20 AM