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Electoral Reform Debates

Electoral reform is change in electoral systems to improve how public desires are expressed in election results.

posted by Jawwad Kazi 7th Oct 2017

Women's Reservation Bill

Congress President Sonia Gandhi has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, urging him to get the long-pending Women’s Reservation Bill passed in the Lok Sabha.

posted by Jawwad Kazi 7th Oct 2017

Aayog forms panel for ‘intelligent’ transport

The NITI Aayog has set up a national-level committee constituting officials from various ministries and States to develop a roadmap for the implementation of the Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) policy.  

posted by Jawwad Kazi 7th Oct 2017

NHRC Reforms

posted by Jawwad Kazi 6th Oct 2017

Opposition rejects simultaneous polls

Most Opposition parties responded negatively to Election Commissioner O.P. Rawat’s assertion on Wednesday that the Election Commission would be ready to hold simultaneous elections by September 2018.  

posted by Jawwad Kazi 6th Oct 2017