Data Stories / Longforms

Lok Sabha elections: 1,210 candidates to contest across 13 states going for polls in phase two
Lok Sabha elections: 1,210 candidates to contest across 13 states going for polls in phase two

A total of 2,633 nominations were filed for 88 constituencies across 12 states and UTs going for polls in phase two

By Newsmeter Network  Published on 9 April 2024 8:51 AM GMT


East flowing rivers between Mahanadi and Pennar basins have no water at present: Official data
East flowing rivers between Mahanadi and Pennar basins have no water at present: Official data

The Central Water Commission has detailed the state of water storage in reservoirs

By Newsmeter Network  Published on 7 April 2024 8:45 AM GMT


Health report indicates significant growth in non- communicable diseases across India
Health report indicates significant growth in non- communicable diseases across India

Some of the key findings of the report include obesity incidence has increased from 9 per cent in 2016 to 2023

By Newsmeter Network  Published on 5 April 2024 6:27 AM GMT


Almost 50,000 excess deaths estimated globally due to disrupted routine vaccinations: Study
Almost 50,000 excess deaths estimated globally due to disrupted routine vaccinations: Study

More than 30,000 are predicted from Africa and around 13,000 from Southeast Asia

By Newsmeter Network  Published on 3 April 2024 6:12 AM GMT


Electoral Bonds: Why BJP MP CM Ramesh donated Rs 30 crores to Congress in 2023?
Electoral Bonds: Why BJP MP CM Ramesh donated Rs 30 crores to Congress in 2023?

CM Ramesh’s company Rithwik Projects raised Rs 45 crore worth of bonds of which a large share went to the Indian National Congress

By Coreena Suares  Published on 22 March 2024 10:18 AM GMT


Over seven decades since first Lok Sabha polls, national parties count fell from 14 to 6
Over seven decades since first Lok Sabha polls, national parties count fell from 14 to 6

The country now has six national parties - BJP, Congress, Bahujan Samaj Party, CPI(M), National People's Party and AAP.

By Newsmeter Network  Published on 21 March 2024 6:43 AM GMT


Indias solar waste could reach 600 kilotonnes by 2030: Study
India's solar waste could reach 600 kilotonnes by 2030: Study

CEEW said around 67 per cent of this waste will come from five states: Rajasthan, Gujarat, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, and Tamil Nadu

By Newsmeter Network  Published on 20 March 2024 10:43 AM GMT


Electoral bonds: Forget companies, 85 members of eight families donated Rs 55.52 Cr in 2022
Electoral bonds: Forget companies, 85 members of eight families donated Rs 55.52 Cr in 2022

A total amount of Rs 555286000 was purchased by 85 people in 2022

By Kaniza Garari  Published on 16 March 2024 6:00 AM GMT


Electoral bonds: In 2020-21, 87 persons donated Rs 50.87 crores
Electoral bonds: In 2020-21, 87 persons donated Rs 50.87 crores

In 2021, 78 individuals purchased electoral bonds and their total amount was Rs 39 crores, 63 lakhs and 76,000

By Kaniza Garari  Published on 15 March 2024 11:15 AM GMT


Electoral bonds saga: 81 individual donors contributed Rs 62.98 crore to political parties in 2019
Electoral bonds saga: 81 individual donors contributed Rs 62.98 crore to political parties in 2019

Rs 5000 was the minimum donation received in 2019 through electoral bonds according to data published by ECI

By Kaniza Garari  Published on 15 March 2024 7:11 AM GMT


Modi 3.0: Cashing in on BRS’ declining graph, BJP eyes double-digit LS seats in Telangana
Modi 3.0: Cashing in on BRS’ declining graph, BJP eyes double-digit LS seats in Telangana

The driving factor BJP functionaries say is the declining graph of BRS in the state post the assembly election debacle

By Mahesh Avadhutha  Published on 15 March 2024 2:07 AM GMT


Electoral Bonds data: Megha Engineering & Infrastructure, Dr Reddys   among top buyers
Electoral Bonds data: Megha Engineering & Infrastructure, Dr Reddy's among top buyers

These three buyers are among top 10 in the list

By Newsmeter Network  Published on 14 March 2024 5:00 PM GMT


Share it