Tuesday, Jan 31, 2023

SY Quraishi


‘Bihar polls: Tech to play limited role’

October 08, 2020 4:53 am

Another speaker, Farhat Basir Khan, a professor of media and communications at Jamia Milia Islamia University, said that the pandemic has pushed election campaigning to digital platforms. Most of the Bihar elections will be run using social media, he opined.

You didn’t act, why blame us: EC sends a letter to S Y Quraishi over his critical piece

February 15, 2020 3:39 pm

The Election Commission has written to SY Qurashi pointing out that no legal action was taken during his tenure as CEC under the Representation of the People Act and the IPC for violation of Model Code of Conduct.

Sneak peek into Jaipur Literature Festival 2019 reveals special focus on science fiction and climate change

December 06, 2018 1:20 pm

On Monday, the organisers of the five-day festival offered a sneak peek into the event through a curtain raiser held at the Taj Mahal Hotel in New Delhi. The event will be held at Diggi Palace Hotel in Jaipur between January 24 and 28 next year.

Idea that women can't win elections is a lie: SY Quraishi

March 10, 2018 5:09 pm

Winnability and money factor are considered to claim that women can't win elections, which is a lie, Quraishi said at a conclave commemorating International Women's Day.

The duty of the young

January 13, 2018 8:55 am

Since the politicians would do nothing to inform the youth about the socio-economic problems facing the nation today and only exploit them, it is the responsibility of civil society organisations and the media to educate young people.

In Nepal, with hope

December 12, 2017 1:08 am

Holding of the parliamentary and provincial elections is a huge achievement, a culmination of a tortuous process that started in 2006. The people now await development and stability.

Vote for Change

May 03, 2014 1:48 am

An insider’s view of the process that has made free and fair elections possible.

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.

A Night of Excellence

July 25, 2013 5:54 am

It was a night when news took a backseat. Entrances were made,awards were won,and applause rang out as India’s finest journalists were honoured at the sixth Ramnath Goenka Excellence in Journalism Awards.

Express Exclusive: CEC to write to PM on delayed poll reforms

April 13, 2012 12:52 am

A national consultation on electoral reforms was scheduled to be held on April 2 last year.