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Wednesday, July 06, 2022

Representation of People Act


The problem with cherry-picking facts from history

April 26, 2022 6:32 pm

Narayani Gupta writes: Selective reading of historical events produces half-truths, tailored narratives

NRI vote: Centre to introduce Bill to amend Representation of the People Act 

November 11, 2017 6:59 am

The poll panel had said the move to allow NRIs to use proxy voting would require changes either in the Representation of the People Act or in the rules made under the Act.

‘Fake votes’ tweet: Delhi BJP sends notice to Kejriwal

October 29, 2014 2:37 am

The party unit has demanded Rs 5 crore as damages.

Govt declares holiday on April 10

April 08, 2014 1:51 am

Any contravention of the above provisions by an employer is punishable under the relevant sections of the RP Act.

SC orders completion of trial of all sitting MPs, MLAs within year of framing charges

March 10, 2014 2:05 pm

The offences for which such trials need to be concluded within a year of framing charges are those specified under the Representation of People Act.

Delhi High Court issues notices to Kejriwal, Bharti over exceeding poll expense limit

January 28, 2014 1:30 pm

The courts asked the AAP leaders to file their responses within four weeks and fixed the matters for hearing on February 25.

Andhra CM may be behind new party move

January 23, 2014 10:33 am

Earlier, actor-turned-politician K Chiranjeevi also registered his Praja Rajyam Party discreetly with an anonymous public notice.

EC writ larger

October 25, 2013 12:24 am

It need not be deterred by the difficulty of extending the model code of conduct to social media.

Supreme Court ruling on convicted MPs,MLAs may lead to new guidelines

March 14, 2014 12:19 pm

The government has withdrawn an ordinance and bill which sought to negate the judgement.

BJP to seek alliance with TDP?

April 08, 2014 6:08 pm

Although differing on the Telangana issue,BJP has been trying to forge cordial relations with the TDP.