Former CEC calls for ban on corporate donations to political parties

“Public funding of the elections… that’s the only way; corporates should not be involved in giving donations to political parties,” said Former chief election commissioner T S Krishnamurthy yesterday. Continue Reading

Ravi Shankar Prasad slams Oppn for raising doubts on EVMs

Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad slammed opposition parties for raising questions over the credibility of Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) and said that the opposition must accept defeat with grace if Narendra Modi gets the mandate to become Prime Minister again. Continue Reading

Karnataka CM expresses concern over vulnerability of EVMs

H D Kumaraswamy yesterday expressed concerns over the functioning of Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs), even as the exit polls predicted BJP led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi would almost sweep Karnataka in the Lok Sabha elections. Continue Reading