Triple Talaq Bill should be passed with the help of all political parties : PM Narendra Modi

 In the Budget session of Parliament, PM Narendra Modi today made a “humble request” to all political parties to help pass the bill on instant triple talaq saying it would be a New Year gift for Muslim women. PM Narendra Modi said despite his government’s efforts and people’s expectations the triple talaq bill could not […]

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Issue guidelines for parties over illegal banners: Bombay HC tells EC

The Bombay High Court today asked the Election Commission to impose conditions on political parties at the time of their registration that they would not indulge in defacement of properties as per the Prevention of Defacement of Property Act and laws governing skysigns and advertisements. The high court also asked the EC to consider issuing […]

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Supreme Court notices Centre to get political parties under RTI

The Supreme Court today sought responses from the Centre, the Election Commission and six political parties, including Congress and BJP, on a plea to declare all national and regional political parties “public authorities” to bring them under the ambit of the Right to Information (RTI) Act. “Issue notice,” a bench comprising Chief Justice H L Dattuand […]

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