PM Modi against caste census

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Why Does PM Modi Resist Caste Census, Asks Congress

With the ECI announcement of the election schedule in poll bound states, Congres started their campaign strategies. Recently, Rahul Gandhi was asked about the need of Caste Census Survey, to which he replied asking how many journalists are from OBC, Dalits or Backward. The action of Gandhi, created a spark, which is now being a weapon of the INC, raising question against PM Modi, as why they're restricting caste census.

Wed, 11 Oct 2023 - 10:55 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: ECI, Elections, BJP Government, Congress, caste census

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Elections For 5 States To Begin On November 7, Results On Dec 3: ECI

Indian political parties including Congress and BJP, gear up for the 2023 State Assembly elections in five states, after the Election Commission of India, announced the schedule. As per the ECI announcement on October 9, the polling for five states are: Mizoram (November 7;) Madhya Pradesh Nov. 17; Chhattisgarh Nov. 7 and 17, two-phases; Rajasthan on Nov. 23; and Telangana on Nov. 30; Vote counting is on December 3.

Mon, 09 Oct 2023 - 02:41 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Elections, Indian government, ECI, Polling Schedule, BJP, Congress

Courtesy: The Hindu


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ECI To Announce Elections Schedule For 5 States, Press Conference At Noon

The Election Commission of India (ECI) is all set to announce the polling schedule of five Indian states, Telangana, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh and Mizoram.  The EC officials will declare the dates around at 12 noon, on October 9. The Election Commission has convened a press conference this noon where it will announce the poll dates. Meanwhile, the elections of these five states will hold important significance for 2024-polls.… read-more

Mon, 09 Oct 2023 - 09:20 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Elections, Indian government, BJP, Congress, Elections Schedule, ECI

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ECI Issues Orders To Transfer Officials In Poll Bound States

Ahead of the elections in five poll-bound states, the Election Commission of India (ECI) issued an order regarding the posting and transfer of election officers. As per the orders, chief secretaries of Mizoram, Chhattisgarh, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Telangana have been asked to transfer officials directly connected with elections who are posted in their home districts and those who have spent three of the last four years in one district… read-more

Mon, 12 Jun 2023 - 07:11 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: ECI, Indian government, Officers, Poll Bound States, Orders


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Karnataka Assembly Polls On May 10, Results On May 31

The Election Commission of India announced the voting schedule for the Karnataka Assembly elections. As per the ECI, the voting for the 223-Karnataka Assembly seats will be held on May 10, and the results will be announced on May 31. In 2023, The term of the Karnataka Assembly is till May 24 and a total of 5.23 crore electors were eligible to vote and decide fate of the ruling BJP.

Wed, 29 Mar 2023 - 01:06 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: ECI, karnataka assembly elections, BJP, Congress, voting

Courtesy: Indian Express

Congress leaders

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Congress Releases List Of 124 Candidates For Karnataka Polls

The Indian National Congress is gearing up for the 2023 Karnataka Assembly elections. On March 25, the party released its candidates list and named 124 members, who will contest on the Congress ticket. As per sources, some of the major names in the list are; DK Shivakumar, Satish Jarkiholi,  Lakshmi Hebbalkar, Priyank Kharge, Rizwan Arshad, Dinesh Gundu Rao,Tanveer Sait, BZ Zameer Ahmed Khan and others, for the upcoming polls.

Sat, 25 Mar 2023 - 03:51 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Elections, ECI, candidates list, Congress, Karnataka Polls, 2023 elections

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

Uddhav Thackeray

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SC Refuses To Stay Order On ECI Decision Against Uddhav Thackeray Plea

The Supreme Court (SC,) reviewed a petition filed by the Uddhav Thackeray-led Shiv Sena faction, against the ECI decision. However, in a major setback to the Uddhav Thackeray-led Sena faction, the Top Court, refused to put stay on the ECI decision of giving the 'bow & arrow' symbol to the Eknath Shinde-led Shiv Sena faction. In the hearing, the SC bench allowed the SS name with flaming torch.

Wed, 22 Feb 2023 - 04:20 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Uddhav Thackeray, Shinde, ECI, Supreme Court, Petition

Courtesy: The Times of India

Sanjay Raut

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Sanjay Raut On Shiv Sena Symbol Row: Shiv Sena Is Thackeray, Thackeray Is Shiv Sena

After losing the battle of symbol for Shiv Sena against Eknath Shinde, MP Sanjay Raut in an exclusive interview said, "Shiv Sena is Thackeray and Thackeray is Shiv Sena." Meanwhile, the Uddhav Thackeray-led Shiv Sena filed a petition in the Supreme Court, against the decision of the Election Commission of India (ECI) which gave the 'bow & arrow' symbol to Eknath Shinde led Shiv Sena faction.

Tue, 21 Feb 2023 - 04:55 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Shiv Sena, Sanjay Raut, Exclusive Interview, ECI, Uddhav Thackeray

Courtesy: News 18

Eknath Shinde

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Eknath Shinde Calls For Executive Meeting Of Shiv Sena Leaders

After retaining original Shiv Sena symbol 'bow&arrow', Maharashtra CM Eknath Shinde called for a major national executive meeting of the party leaders. The Shiv Sena meeting is scheduled on February 21, which will be attended by MLAs, MPs and other Shiv Sena leaders who have been working with Shinde after he called for his own Shiv Sena Party. This will be first Cabinet meeting of Shinde, after retaining original symbol.

Tue, 21 Feb 2023 - 11:47 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Eknath Shinde, party meeting, ECI, Shiv Sena, Bow & Arrow

Courtesy: News 18

Uddhav Thackeray

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Uddhav Thackeray Moves SC Against ECI Decision Of Shiv Sena Symbol

Uddhav Thackeray-led Shiv Sena faction moved the Supreme Court against the ECI decision of Shiv Sena symbol row. On February 20, advocate Abhishek Manu Singhvi filed a petition to the bench of SC led by CJI DY Chandrachud and urged for an urgent listing of the matter. However, the Top Court refused to listen for urgent listing and asked Singhvi to file the matter on February 21, as procedure.

Mon, 20 Feb 2023 - 11:49 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: ECI, Legal Activities, Uddhav Thackeray, Shiv Sena, Supreme Court

Courtesy: News 18