‘SC order on criminal cases against candidates will strengthen electoral democracy’

The ruling BJP today said the Supreme Court direction that all political parties upload on their websites details of pending criminal cases against their candidates would strengthen electoral democracy. Continue Reading

The Poll Pot brimmeth over

If 1952 were to be taken as the starting point of electoral democracy and had elections themselves stuck to the Constitutional calender of 5-year-intervals, India should have gone through 12 elections by now. But we may well be staring at the 15th, come 2008, if current political trends are any indication. Continue Reading