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."

published on : 8th September 2021

Election Commission writes to political parties about criminal antecedents of candidates

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.

published on : 27th August 2021

BJD announces reservation of 27% of seats in panchayat polls for OBCs

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.

published on : 13th August 2021

Private Intermediate candidates get attendance exemption

The provision of granting exemption from attendance (without college study) to Science candidates was dispensed with since September 1997.

published on : 3rd August 2021

CBSE says board exams for private candidates to be held from Aug 16 to Sept 15

The board ruled out declaring results of the private candidates on the basis of an alternative assessment policy like that for regular candidates.

published on : 21st July 2021

Have some authority to certify if candidate can't take CA exams due to COVID: SC to ICAI

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.

published on : 29th June 2021

Private candidates for Class XII exams restless as dates awaited

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.

published on : 28th June 2021

Selected Group-I candidates of Andhra Pradesh PSC vow to move court over paper evaluation

The complainants claimed that they pursued graduation from prestigious institutions and expressed shock over missing from the list.

published on : 19th June 2021

TN elections: How women in politics barely break the glass ceiling

The plight of women functionaries is not much different in parties across the country, feel many women politicians.

published on : 5th April 2021

Seven COVID-19 vaccine candidates in clinical trials, says Harsh Vardhan

The Union minister made the statement after receiving the second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine at Delhi Heart and Lung Institute.

published on : 30th March 2021

Tamil Nadu Election: Just 10% of candidates are women

Next month’s poll will see 3,998 candidates contest, as per revised data from the Election Commission.

published on : 26th March 2021

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.

published on : 21st March 2021

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.

published on : 18th March 2021

Kerala Assembly polls: Women in fray

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.

published on : 16th March 2021

KPCC panel prepares list of probables for Lok Sabha polls 2019

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.

published on : 8th March 2019
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