March 28, 2019 9:15 pm
ADR Report 2019: "Out of the 521 Sitting MPs analysed, 430 (83 pc) are crorepatis. While 227 of them are from BJP, 37 are from Congress, 29 from AIADMK, among others," the report said.
January 24, 2019 10:24 am
In their IT returns, political parties are not required to reveal the name of individuals or organisations donating less than Rs 20,000, nor those who donate via electoral bonds, as a result of which the source of these funds cannot be identified.
July 02, 2014 11:46 am
Why crime data on legislators and electoral candidates must be carefully unpacked.
May 24, 2014 3:09 pm
NEW urged Modi that he should refrain from assigning portfolios to any MP that would pose a conflict of interest with his/her business interest.
December 24, 2013 3:54 am
Most legislators with criminal charges are of BJP.
November 29, 2013 4:44 am
A 54-year-old slum-dweller and a real-estate broker are among the 10 independent candidates,who will take on the might of Congress crorepati Dalpat Patel.
November 20, 2013 3:38 am
Of the 686 candidates of major political parties,206,or 30 per cent,have declared criminal cases in their affidavits.
November 16, 2013 8:12 pm
As for educational qualification,68 are graduates or with higher degrees while the rest are 12th passed or below.
August 18, 2013 4:02 am
According to a report released by the Association for Democratic Reforms and the National Election Watch,nearly 30 per cent of Lok Sabha members
October 30, 2012 3:58 am
Firms like Torrent Power,Dishman Pharmaceuticals and Cadila Pharmaceuticals have been in the forefront of funding the BJP and Congress while most real estate firms have sided with the BJP,sources in the ADR said.