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  • MPs Rating: Azharuddin scores 4.7 on a scale of 10 16-04-2014 09:39 AM

    New Delhi: Former Indian Cricket Captain, Mohammad Azharuddin, a sitting MP from Moradabad in Uttar Pradesh has scored 4.7 on a scale of 10 in a survey conducted by CNN-IBN and ADR that rates our parliamentarians' performance. On the parameters of accessibility and trustworthiness, Azharuddin got 3.8 and 4.1 respectively....
  • MPs Rating: Ananth Kumar scores 6.36 on a scale of 10 15-04-2014 08:59 AM

    BJP National General Secretary Ananth Kumar is a 5 time MP from Bangalore South in Karnataka. Kumar scored 6.3 for accessibility and 6.9 for trustworthiness on a scale of 10 in a survey conducted by CNN-IBN and ADR that rates our parliamentarians' performance. He was rated 6.3 for provision of...
  • All MNS candidates have criminal records, claims ADR report 11-04-2014 07:10 PM

    New Delhi: All Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) candidates have criminal records. According to an analysis by the Association for Democratic Reforms (ADR), MNS is the only party in which all candidates have criminal records. Raj Thackeray led MNS is contesting in 14 Lok Sabha seats in Maharashtra and 33 per...
  • Google launches tool to provide info on Lok Sabha candidates 08-04-2014 06:45 PM

    Popular search engine Google on Tuesday announced the launch of a new tool that allows voters an easy access to relevant information about Lok Sabha candidates in each constituency. The tool, 'Know Your Candidates', will allow people an easy access to relevant information about political candidates contesting from their constituency...
  • LS polls phase 3: TMC candidate has 109 criminal cases, AAP candidate 28 03-04-2014 11:09 AM

    New Delhi: The Association for Democratic Reforms (ADR) has analysed self-sworn affidavits of 1391 candidates out of 1419 candidates contesting in the third phase of the Lok Sabha elections. Amongst them, 262 candidates (19%) have criminal records, 147 of them (11%) are facing criminal charges, 397 of the candidates (29%)...
  • 23 Delhi poll candidates have criminal cases against them 02-04-2014 10:51 PM

    New Delhi: At least 23 candidates for the Lok Sabha polls in Delhi have criminal charges against them, says an Association of Democratic Reforms analysis released Wednesday. Of these 23, thirteen have been charged with serious criminal cases, including kidnapping, criminal intimidation and extortion, among others. Bharatiya Janata Party's candidate...
  • One third candidates in Delhi poll fray are crorepatis: Report 02-04-2014 09:11 PM

    New Delhi: One-third of the 150 candidates who are in the fray for seven Lok Sabha seats in the national capital are crorepatis with Union minister Kapil Sibal being the richest of them with assets worth over Rs 114 crore, a report says. Ramanuj Patel, who is contesting from Samyak...
  • Deepender Hooda scores above average on MPs performance card 01-04-2014 09:33 AM

    Sitting MP from Rohtak Deepender Singh Hooda has scored above the average in a survey that rated MPs' performance. The survey has been done by CNN-IBN and ADR. Deepender, son of Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda, scored high on accessibility and trustworthiness. His score was under 8 out of...
  • Kapil Sibal scores above average on MPs performance card 31-03-2014 09:59 AM

    Congress leader and Union Law Minister Kapil Sibal has scored above the average rating in a survey that rated MPs' performance. The survey has been done by CNN-IBN and ADR. The two times MP from Chandni Chowk and former HRD minister, Sibal's overall rating is 6.4 out of 10, which...
  • MPs Rating: Jyotiraditya Scindia scores 4.89 on a scale of 10 25-03-2014 03:10 PM

    New Delhi: Congress leader Late Madhavrao Scindia's son, Jyotiraditya Scindia is a three-time sitting MP from Guna in Madhya Pradesh. The Union Minister for Power who is seeking re-election from his constituency has scored 4.89 on a scale of 10 in a survey conducted by CNN-IBN and ADR that rates...
  • MPs Rating: Shatrughan Sinha scores 5.13 on a scale of 10 24-03-2014 09:54 AM

    New Delhi: Actor-turned-politician Shatrughan Sinha who is a sitting MP from Patna Saheb has scored 5.13 on a scale of 10 in a survey conducted by CNN-IBN and ADR that rates our parliamentarians' performance. The BJP leader who is seeking a re-election from Patna Sahib got 4.5 on 10 on...
  • MPs Rating: Raj Babbar scores 4.64 on a scale of 10 24-03-2014 09:38 AM

    New Delhi: Veteran actor and Congress Leader Raj Babbar is the sitting MP from Firozabad, Uttar Pradesh. The actor-turned-politician who will contest the forthcoming Lok Sabha elections from Ghaziabad has scored a very low 4.6 in a survey conducted by CNN-IBN and ADR that rates our parliamentarians' performance. On a...
  • MPs Rating: K Chandrashekhar Rao scores 7.45 out of 10 21-03-2014 09:54 AM

    New Delhi: Telangana Rashtriya Samithi chief K Chandrashekhar Rao is the sitting MP from Mahabubnagar in Andhra Pradesh. The Telangana hero has scored 7.45 in a survey conducted by CNN-IBN and ADR that rates our parliamentarians' performance. Rao scored more than 7 on 10 on the parameters of accessibility &...
  • MPs rating: MK Alagiri scores 5.59 out of 10 21-03-2014 08:51 AM

    New Delhi: DMK chief Karunanidhi's son MK Alagiri is the sitting MP from Madurai. He was suspended from the party in January and was not given a Lok Sabha ticket. The leader from Tamil Nadu has scored 5.59 on a scale of 10 in a survey conducted by CNN-IBN and...
  • MPs rating: Rahul scores 5.58 out of 10 20-03-2014 08:52 AM

    New Delhi: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi did not fare well in the survey that rated MPs' performance as he scored 5.58 out of 10. The survey has been done by CNN-IBN and ADR. Rahul Gandhi is the Member of Parliament (MP) from Amethi, Uttar Pradesh since 2004. He contested...
  • India@9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 18-03-2014 11:17 PM

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  • LS polls: 30 per cent Congress-BJP candidates face criminal cases: ADR 13-03-2014 06:50 PM

    New Delhi: The major parties, Congress and BJP announced some of their candidates for 2014 Lok Sabha elections. So far names of 203 candidates have been announced by the Congress and the BJP. Out of these, Association for Democratic Reforms and National Election Watch have analysed the background details of...
  • LS polls: 1/3rd candidates declared till March 2 have criminal records 10-03-2014 03:28 PM

    New Delhi: According to an official press release by the Association of Democratic Reforms (ADR), one-third of the candidates announced by all political parties till March 2 have a criminal record. A total of 203 candidates were announced by various political parties as on March 2, 2014. Out of these,...
  • Government to have one record for all financial assets of every person 17-02-2014 08:29 PM

    New Delhi: In a move to simplify record keeping and ensure greater tax compliance, the government plans to introduce a single data point that will track all financial records, like investments, of an individual. This is among the five steps that Finance Minister P Chidambaram has outlined in interim Budget...
  • CJ launches website to educate voters 02-12-2013 06:29 PM

    With the assembly election round the corner, a number of websites and online services have come up to educate voters. Citizen Journalist Ankur Garg talks about one such initiative that let's citizens rate the performance of their representatives. Other services help voters know the background of a candidate, all this...
  • Tata Communications to delist from NYSE 15-05-2013 05:45 PM

    Tata Communications Ltd said on Wednesday it will delist from the New York Stock Exchange and terminate its American Depositary Receipts (ADR) programme. "Our decision to delist, deregister and terminate our ADR program was the result of several factors, including the fact that our ADR program had not developed the...
  • US investors eye India’s plum ADRs 21-11-2006 09:02 PM

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