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Moneylife Digital Team 16 May 2014
BJP first, AAP second and Congress came third in Delhi 16th Lok Sabha General Elections 2014 The Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) of Delhi has managed to sweep all the 7 Lok Sabha seats in the National Capital- Delhi in the General Elections of 2014 followed by Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) at...

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NCP's Chhagan Bhujbal, Praful Patel and Sunil Tatkare lost the election, while Narayan Rane and Ganesh Naik's sons were defeated by a landslide margin. Such results show only the voter is most powerful and not representatives, who try to hold and rule their bastion  In Maharashtra...

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Moneylife Digital Team 16 May 2014
When outgoing Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said, where is the Modi wave?, he may have wanted to say, the wave had become a Tsunami. No wonder, Sonia Gandhi-led Congress received its worst defeat in history from Narendra Modi and BJP As expected by common people, the Narendra Modi-led...

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Moneylife Digital Team 15 May 2014
Counting of votes will take place on Friday at 8am, which would decide the fate of nearly 8,000 candidates from 543 constituencies. By 11am trends would be available for the next Lok Sabha Votes polled in the nine-phased Lok Sabha elections will be counted on Friday to decide who will...

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Moneylife Digital Team 14 May 2014
Last week's book launch of former CEC Dr SY Quraishi witnessed a volley of questions, arguments about the working of the Election Commission. HDFC chief Deepak Parekh and Social activist Medha Patkar, who contested the elections from Mumbai North East for AAP, raised several issues at the...

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Moneylife Digital Team 13 May 2014
The social media was abuzz on Tuesday following reports of trademark violation in the TimesNow-ORG exit polls. In fact, the name 'ORG' used in this survey belongs to and is trademark of Operations Research Group (ORG) Pvt Ltd. On the other hand, the Times of India group channel clarified that...

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Commander (Retd) PG Bhat 13 May 2014
Voter turnout percentage reduces significantly when booth size increases beyond 1,600 voters. Even the counts of people, who vote in these booths, do not increase much with the size of booth In the previous article (Read: Turn voters out and complain about poor voter turnout ), I argued...

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Moneylife Digital Team 09 May 2014
The yoga guru was seeking directions from Supreme Court restraining any coercive action against him and for clubbing all FIRs lodged over his controversial 'honeymoon' remark The Supreme Court on Friday stayed all proceedings against yoga guru Baba Ramdev in different parts of the...

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Moneylife Digital Team 05 May 2014
NCP and National Conference, the two allies of UPA, as well as BJP have questioned the move to appoint a judge to head the snoopgate probe Following stiff opposition from its allies, the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government on Monday decided to drop its move to name a judge to...

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Sucheta Dalal Sucheta Dalal 28 April 2014
Sanjaya Baru , Manmohan Singh’s first media advisor, gets bad-mouthed by Congress Party leaders about what he has written about Dr Manmohan Singh but the book is really more about the author himself Congress spokesperson Abhishek Manu Singhvi’s reaction to The Accidental Prime Minister,...

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Vinita Deshmukh Vinita Deshmukh 28 April 2014
Evidence is required to prove why did the Election Commissioner apologise and for what? Instead of a mere sorry, MS Brahma should put up details on the website and ask the Collector of Pune to take up suo motu revision It’s shocking that Election Commissioner HS Brahma has merely...

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Vinita Deshmukh Vinita Deshmukh 25 April 2014
Despite incriminating evidence procured through Section 4 of the RTI Act, proving fraudulent deletion of Sharad Phadke’s name from voters’ list in Pune, the police got a counter statement from Election Commission office while refusing to registering an FIR Sharad Phadke and I,  who...

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Commander (Retd) PG Bhat 24 April 2014
If only the Election Commission shows some concern, stops blaming the citizens and start taking responsibilities, we can improve the system of voter records. Court cases and roadshows are no solutions It is sad that the chief electoral officer of Karnataka (CEO-KA) has published a low...

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Vinita Deshmukh Vinita Deshmukh 23 April 2014
A whopping 74 lakh names went missing from voters’ list in Maharashtra, out of which around 4.5 lakh are from Pune over the past two years. Moneylife explored the route of retracing how one voter’s name was deleted without follwing any norm. Was this done deliberately? Missing names of...

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Moneylife Digital Team 15 April 2014
Direction and pace of policy reforms in India, more than which political party takes control, can affect the ratings on the sovereign, says ratings agency S&P Direction and pace of policy reforms in India, more than which political party takes control after the general election can...

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Sucheta Dalal Sucheta Dalal 14 April 2014
What the new government does about gas prices will signal whether Reliance Industries continues to dictate policies. A new book throws light on this Just a week before the first phase of the general elections, the Congress government ‘quietly’ sought to impose anti-dumping duty on...

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Moneylife Digital Team 10 April 2014
For the first time declaring himself as a married man Narendra Modi has reveale his wife’s name as Jashodaben in an affidavit submitted with his nomination from Vadodara Narendra Modi, the Prime Ministerial nominee from Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has for the first time declared himself...

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Moneylife Digital Team 10 April 2014
For the first time declaring himself as a married man Narendra Modi has reveale his wife’s name as Jashodaben in an affidavit submitted with his nomination from Vadodara Narendra Modi, the Prime Ministerial nominee from Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has for the first time declared himself...

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Moneylife Digital Team 09 April 2014
EC is seeking detailed report on controversial remarks made by SP chief Mulayam Singh Yadav, RLD chief Ajit Singh and UP minister Azam Khan The Election Commission (EC) on Wednesday sought a detailed report from poll authorities in Uttar Pradesh on the controversial remarks made by...

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Moneylife Digital Team 08 April 2014
The SFJ has sought compensatory and punitive damages from Gandhi for her alleged role in 'shielding and protecting' Congress party leaders from prosecution for their alleged role in the 1984 riots   Congress and United Progressive Alliance (UPA) chief Sonia Gandhi has declined to...

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