Tag Archives: Lok Sabha

Equality denied

As incidents of violence against Dalits mount in Gujarat, it is worth recalling the India of Ambedkar’s dreams The steps, if any, initiated by the government through a special session of the Lok Sabha on atrocities after the Una incident ...

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PM to push hard BJP’s Gujarat campaign

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Sunday visit to his hometown of Vadnagar in Mehsana district for the first time since the 2014 Lok Sabha elections underscores anxiety in the BJP to perk up its campaign for the December assembly polls, according ...

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Told Govt we can hold state, Lok Sabha polls together by September 2018: Election Commission

The BJP has been pushing for simultaneous elections to assemblies and Lok Sabha but not all political parties are on board. The Election Commission of India Wednesday said it will be logistically capable of holding simultaneous polls to state assemblies ...

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BHU V-C nudged to go on leave as Govt sets ball rolling for successor

According to the BHU Act, the incumbent V-C will continue in the post unless a new one is appointed. The ministry, sources said, is keen to avoid such a situation and is aiming to identify a successor before G C ...

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Opposition show unity by organising rallies against BJP-RSS

Opposition parties are planning to organise joint rallies in BJP-ruled states, especially where Assembly polls are due in the next 2 years. The victory of Ahmed Patel in Gujarat Rajya Sabha polls and Congress swiping away all the seats in Mandsaur, Madhya Pradesh in the local body ...

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