Congress finalises 38 candidates, assures ticket to sitting MLAs ahead of Uttarakhand Assembly polls
Congress state unit chief Ganesh Godiyal said that, "the decision to allow the party rebels to join Congress again will be based on merits and demerits."
On August 10, the Supreme Court had said that political parties have to publish information regarding criminal antecedents of candidates on the homepage of their websites.
It is a historic day for the people of Odisha, especially those who have been neglected, Food Supply and Consumer Welfare Minister Ranendra Pratap Swain said.
The provision of granting exemption from attendance (without college study) to Science candidates was dispensed with since September 1997.
The board ruled out declaring results of the private candidates on the basis of an alternative assessment policy like that for regular candidates.
The apex court was hearing a batch of pleas seeking different reliefs including an opt-out option for the candidates, postponement of the exam, and increase in number of centres this year.
Activists pointed out that the private candidates ran a higher risk of dropping out if they cannot enrol for higher studies in the next academic year.
The complainants claimed that they pursued graduation from prestigious institutions and expressed shock over missing from the list.
The plight of women functionaries is not much different in parties across the country, feel many women politicians.
The Union minister made the statement after receiving the second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine at Delhi Heart and Lung Institute.
Next month’s poll will see 3,998 candidates contest, as per revised data from the Election Commission.
Kerala HC directs EC to file counter to pleas of two BJP candidates against rejection of their nominations
The Election Commission, citing Constitutional provisions, opposed the pleas, contending that since the election process has set in, the intervention of the court was not warranted.
BJP announces candidate list for last 4 phases of Bengal polls, fields Mukul Roy to contest from Krishnanagar
The list also includes the wife of former state Congress president Somen Mitra, two actors and four Bengal functionaries.
With nearly every major party announcing its list of candidates in almost all the constituencies, TNIE looks at the number of woman contestants they have fielded.
Even as all senior leaders of state Congress took part in the committee meeting, many believed that the exercise was futile since the lists are unlikely to be considered.