April 28, 2021 7:41 am
The Supreme Court had recently refused to stay the sales of electoral bonds ahead of the Assembly elections on a PIL filed by the NGO pertaining to funding of political parties and alleged lack of transparency.
March 27, 2021 1:40 pm
Supreme Court has dismissed petitions seeking to stay the sale of fresh electoral bonds ahead of Assembly elections in West Bengal, Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Assam and Puducherry. What are electoral bonds, and why were they challenged?
March 30, 2021 8:34 am
Electoral bond scheme: In less than three years of their introduction, by virtue of the anonymity they offer to donors, electoral bonds have become the most popular route of donation.
January 21, 2020 3:40 am
Turning down the request, the CJI Bobde observed that if a similar plea for stay had been argued earlier and rejected, there was no question of ordering the stay now.
January 20, 2020 12:06 pm
The plea claims that the Electoral Bond Scheme, 2018, has opened the floodgates of unlimited corporate donations to political parties and anonymous financing by Indian as well as foreign companies that can have serious repercussions on democracy in the country.
December 05, 2019 2:24 am
“We will see in January,” a bench of Chief Justice of India S A Bobde and Justices B R Gavai and Surya Kant told Advocate Prashant Bhushan.