Scholz Faces Tricky Electoral Test in Former Party Stronghold

Breadcrumb Trail Links PMN Business Author of the article: Bloomberg News Michael Nienaber Publishing date: May 15, 2022  •  17 minutes ago  •  2 minute read  •  Join the conversation Article content (Bloomberg) — German Chancellor Olaf Scholz faces another tricky electoral test on Sunday, with polls suggesting his Social Democratic Party could suffer a second … Read more

aadhaar: Rules on linking Aadhaar with electoral rolls can be issued soon; sharing details voluntary: Sushil Chandra

Rules on linking Aadhaar with the electoral rolls can be issued by the government soon, Chief Election Commissioner Sushil Chandra has said, adding that sharing Aadhaar details will be voluntary for voters, but those not doing so will have to give “sufficient reasons”. Chandra, who demits office on Saturday evening, also said that the poll … Read more

Chintan Shivir shouldn’t be ritual, it should herald restructured organisation to meet ideological, electoral challenges: Sonia Gandhi

Ahead of the Congress’ Chintan Shivir in Udaipur, party president Sonia Gandhi on Monday sought the cooperation of all leaders in sending across a message of unity, cohesion and commitment to ensure the party’s accelerated revival. Addressing top Congress leaders at the party’s working committee meeting, she said the Chintan Shivir should not become a … Read more

Govt notifies new J&K electoral map: 47 seats for Kashmir, Jammu gets 43

Redrawing the electoral map of Jammu and Kashmir, a three-member Delimitation Commission on Thursday earmarked 47 Assembly seats for Kashmir division and 43 for Jammu in its final order submitted just a day before its two-year tenure was to end. A gazette notification was issued after the panel, headed by … Read more