Tag Archives: Sabha

Jailed Maharashtra Minister Seeks 1-Day Bail To Cast Vote In Rajya Sabha Polls

Maharashtra minister Nawab Malik, currently in jail following arrest in a money laundering case, on Monday approached a special court here seeking bail for one day to cast vote in the upcoming Rajya Sabha elections to six seats from the state. Last week, Maharashtra’s former home minister Anil Deshmukh, who is also in jail on money laundering charges, had filed ... Read More »

CPI’s Binoy Viswan gives suspension of business notice in Rajya Sabha over JNU protest

CPI Rajya Sabha MP Binoy Viswan (Photo credit: ANI) Communist Party of India (CPI) Rajya Sabha MP Binoy Viswan on Tuesday gave a suspension of business notice in the Upper House under rule 267, over the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) protest. The matter blew out of proportion last week at the university campus after a clash broke out between the ... Read More »

EC asks media to telecast exit polls only after completion of last phase of Lok Sabha elections

The Election Commission (EC) has said, exit polls can only be telecast on the evening of 19th May after the last phase of Lok Sabha elections gets over. The poll panel has issued an advisory to the media in which websites and social media platforms were included for the first time. It said, TV, radio channels, cable networks, websites and ... Read More »

Facebook advertising rules to become stricter for Lok Sabha election

San Francisco:¬†Facebook Inc told Reuters on Tuesday that it would extend some of its political advertising rules and tools for curbing election interference to India, Nigeria, Ukraine and the European Union before significant votes in the next few months. As the largest social media service in nearly every big country, Facebook since 2016 has become a means for politicians and ... Read More »