Supreme Court directed that all candidates contesting elections must disclose their "sources" of income, including those of their spouse and dependent children.
Political parties collected over Rs 1,500 crore during the five state assembly elections held last year but spent just Rs 494 crore, according to ADR.
The polls in Tripura's Charilam Assembly constituency will be held on March 12, a notification issued by the Election Commission said.
By-elections to the Lok Sabha seats of Gorakhpur and Phulpur in Uttar Pradesh and Araira in Bihar will be held on March 11, the Election Commission announced.
Political parties in Karnataka urged the CEC Om Prakash Rawat to restrain the ruling Congress government from announcing new schemes.
The Kremlin said it did not regard Alexei Navalny as a political threat ahead of a March presidential election and said protests he had organised were not that big.
Facebook and EC rolled out National Voters' Day pledge feature that will send a reminder to users aged 18 yrs and above to take the pledge on Thursday.
The Delhi HC refused to stay the Centre's notification disqualifying 20 AAP MLAs but restrained the EC from taking any "precipitate measures" till January 29.
The 20 disqualified AAP MLAs withdrew their application challenging the EC's recommendation in the office of profit case, saying they would file a fresh plea.
The holding of simultaneous LS and Assembly polls may not be possible before 2024, and a Constitutional amendment is required to conduct such a synchronised exercise.
To Issue Rs 8800 Cr worth equity shares on preferential basis to GoI
SBI puts Rs 1935 Cr worth loans up for sale to 24 entities
Seeks bids on cash basis or a mix of cash and security receipts
Approves Issue Price At Rs 300.82/Share For Preferential Issue To Govt
Financial Express Reports
POWER GRID CORP
Emerges as lowest bidder for Rs 1000 cr project
To set up Vindhychaal-Varanasi 765 KV transmission line
Financial Express Reports
Arm To Buy 65% Stake In Indian Film Combine Pvt For Rs 1,105 Cr
Arm To Also Buy 20% Of Indian Film Combine From Xander Group Arm, 45% from Co's Promoter Group
Announces successful regulatory inspection from USFDA for API Facility for Hyderabad Facility
AVIATION IN FOCUS
Jan Domestic Air Passenger Traffic At 1.15 Cr, Up 19.7% YoY
Air India Jan Passenger Load Factor At 84.6% vs 81.8% MoM
Jet Airways Jan Passenger Load Factor At 88.7% vs 88.5% MoM
IndiGo Jan Passenger Load Factor At 89.7% vs 90.8% MoM
SpiceJet Jan Passenger Load Factor At 95.0% vs 95.6% MoM
Air India Jan Market Share At 13.3% vs 13.1% MoM
Jet Airways Jan Market Share At 14.3% vs 14.6% MoM
IndiGo Jan Market Share At 39.7% vs 39.4% MoM
SpiceJet Jan Market Share At 12.6% vs 12.7% MoM