PRUDENT ELECTORAL TRUST
View: The real problem with electoral bonds
All the Opposition’s objections to the bonds are valid. But these objections and their object, the bonds, collude to perpetuate the essential fraud in political funding in India: the expenses that are shown and accounted for in some fashion or the other is just a fraction of the actual money spent.
Prudent Trust reduced BJP-Congress funding gap in Lok Sabha polls
Prudent Electoral Trust has reduced the funding gap between the Congress an...
Karvy Stock Broking scandal: How retail investors can safeguard against such frauds
The Karvy Stock Broking demat account fraud has shaken th...
TN Seshan's bold initiatives led India's game changing electoral reforms
He ruthlessly enforced the model code of conduct much to the chagrin of political parties. A no-nonsense attitude was his hallmark, and he ensured checks and balances at all levels to see that the entire election process right from scrutiny of nominations to conduct of polls were carried out according to the rule book.
TCS gave Rs 220 crore to electoral trust in January-March
This appears to be one of the highest donations the company has ever made towards electoral funding.
Supreme Court to hear trust vote plea today
Speaker KR Ramesh Kumar adjourned the House till 10 am on Tuesday, hours after chief minister HD Kumaraswamy left the House.
Joint polls, electoral bonds, EVMs, data abuse centre of attention
Ravi Shankar Prasad accuses oppition of adopting double standards on the issue of voting machines.
D-Street veteran who bled for trusting dodgy companies says market shifting to future-ready hands
According to Shah, investing is an art of differentiating voice from the noise.
Party funding: Richest electoral trust sends BJP its biggest cheque
Prudent Electoral Trust gave Rs 144 cr of Rs 169 cr it generated to the ruling party, according to its yearly report.
Ex-Bureaucrats As Ministers: How Modi’s trust in civil servants is growing
Former civil servants are independently heading five key ministries of the new Modi government.
Want to donate to a political party? Try electoral bonds
The only issuing authority of such bonds is the State Bank of India.
Decoded: The concerns and aspirations of the urban electorate in seven Indian cities
Among the 543 Lok Sabha seats, 100 have an urban population of more than 50%, according to the 2011 Census.
Kumaraswamy moves Supreme Court against Governor's direction
He also sought a clarification from the top court on its order exempting the rebel Congress MLAs from attending the assembly proceedings.
ET View: Ruling on electoral bonds a positive move to reform campaign finance
We, as India’s voters and stakeholders in society, economy and the environment, have every right to have access to the same data.
Banks should strive for clean & prudent lending: Jaitley
Reviewing the performance of state-owned lenders, he exuded confidence that formalisation of the economy would help India achieve sustainable growth of 8 per cent.
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