This Word Means: Constructive Vote Of No-confidence

In the debate over simultaneous elections,one question being raised is what happens to the common cycle if any one of these simultaneously elected legislatures is brought down by a no-confidence motion. The ruling BJD in Odisha has proposed constructive vote of no-confidence as a solution.It is followed in Germany.This was also recommended by the Law… Continue reading This Word Means: Constructive Vote Of No-confidence

Explained: What purpose would simultaneous polls serve?

Prime Minister has renewed the idea of One Country, One Election.He has announced that a committee will be formed to examine the issue, One Country,One Election is the method of holding single elections for both Lok Sabha and States instead of separate and continuous elections. One Country,One election is needed as (a)massive expenditure that is… Continue reading Explained: What purpose would simultaneous polls serve?

Panel will study the ‘1 nation, 1 poll’ issue

Prime Minister has said that a panel will be formed to examine the issue of ‘One Country,One Election’.The panel will come up with the suggestions in a time-bound manner. One Country,One Election is the method of holding single elections for both Lok Sabha and States instead of separate and continuous elections. Simultaneous elections are not… Continue reading Panel will study the ‘1 nation, 1 poll’ issue