Environment has no Place in Elections

No political party has spoken about climate change and other policies in their election manifestos By Priyanka D Bangalore, April 10, 2019. The 2019 Lok Sabha elections are upon us, but political parties haven’t given any thought to either water conservation or the environment in their election manifestos. While many campaigns promise employment, poverty reduction, […]

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Election Duties Conflict with Christian Teachers’ Prayers

Christian government teachers on election duty request leave to offer prayers on Maundy Thursday and Good Friday. By Lanka Samanth Bangalore, April 9, 2019 Some 195 teachers from Bangalore North have submitted a letter to Sanjiv Kumar, Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) of Karnataka, and requested the CEO to exempt them from the election duty on […]

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Former Chief Minister Answers Live on Twitter

The former Chief Minister of Karnataka Siddaramaiah was live on Twitter – answering questions that were posted using the hashtag ‘AskSiddaramaiah’. The Leader of Congress Legislative Party in Karnataka touched on many topics ranging from the Rafale planes deal to questions about Narendra Modi, to his expectations of the upcoming 2019 elections. Siddaramaiah says”We are […]

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Static Surveillance Teams Keep an Eye on Election Month

The Lok Sabha elections are just a few days away and the government has deployed teams to keep surveillance in every possible area. The 2019 Lok Sabha election is going to begin from on April 11. The election is a very complicated process that needs to be looked after every second in order to make […]

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