Political Party

  • A billion votes: Should parties act against leaders for hate speeches? 02-04-2014 08:37 PM

    With Lok Sabha elections round the corner, the candidates are calling each other with different names and the Indian politics hitting an all time low. Congress leader Beni Prasad Verma called BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi a RSS goon and SP leader Azam Khan has called him a dog's...
  • The Last Word: Is transparency in political parties' funding critical? 13-11-2013 10:48 PM

    The reports of funding of the Aam Aadmi Party has drawn everyone's attention as the party have been able to collect around Rs 20 crore and most of them being foreign funds. The party claims that the funding is done by NRI's with Indian passport. CNN-IBN's Karan Thapar discussed the...
  • The Last Word: Are politicians right in demanding special status in terms of the RTI act as well as election laws? 02-08-2013 11:47 PM

    The Cabinet on Thursday cleared the proposal to keep political parties out of the Right to Information Act ambit. ...
  • Govt should have approached HC instead of clearing proposal to amend RTI act: Ex-CIC 02-08-2013 11:28 AM

    The Cabinet on Thursday cleared a proposal to amend the RTI act to keep political parties out of its ambit. ...
  • News 360: Cabinet clears proposal to keep political parties out of RTI ambit 01-08-2013 09:41 PM

    If the ordinance to amend the RTI Act is passed by Parliament, political parties will no longer be answerable to RTI queries. ...
  • I have reservations on bringing political parties under RTI: Narayanasamy 28-06-2013 07:32 PM

    Congress leader V Narayanasamy said as far as the decision taken by the central commission, of bringing the political parties under the ambit of RTI Act, as a political person, I have my reservations on that. But as a government, it has to take a decision on that and still...
  • The Last Word: Should political parties be brought under RTI Act? 05-06-2013 09:46 PM

    Should political parties be brought under the Right to Information Act or would that be unwarranted extension of its coverage? CNN-IBN's Karan Thapar discusses the issue with India's first Chief Information Commissioner Wajahat Habibullah, former Information Commissioner Shailesh Gandhi, Congress spokesman and MP Abhishek Singhvi and one of Chief Minister...
  • CIC has misinterpreted RTI bill: Chidambaram 04-06-2013 11:48 PM

    Finance Minister P Chidamabram said that the intention of the RTI bill was not to apply to political parties but to public authorities. ...
  • Can political parties ignore Anna's campaign? 06-04-2011 10:25 PM

    On Talking Point, Rajdeep Sardesai asks, 'Can political parties ignore Anna's anti-corruption campaign?' ...
  • Musharraf returns to politics, to revamp Pak 02-10-2010 10:10 AM

    The ex-general launched his very own political party in London on Friday with his eye on the 2013 polls. ...
  • Musharraf back in politics, launches party today 01-10-2010 09:40 AM

    The former Pak Prez is all set to launch All Pakistan Muslim League party in London on Friday. ...
  • Tech Toys: Gauge which party is tech savvy 12-04-2009 01:21 AM

    Find out which party is most tech friendly. ...
  • The legacy of first war of Independence 10-05-2007 04:59 PM

    Hundred and fifty years have passed since the 1857 uprising was crushed violently by the British. The uprising of 1857 has left its stamp on India for good. ...