FCRA Act and Its implications on working of NGOs

January 3, 2017

The Home ministry had cancelled the license of 20,000 NGOs for violating the various provisions of Foreign Contribution Regulation Act (FCRA). In the aftermath of this decision, only 13,000 out of 33,000 NGOs are legally valid in the country. About FCRA Foreign Contribution Regulation Act (FCRA), 2010...

Political Funding in India: Overview of Rules and Recent FCRA Amendment

December 26, 2016

The funding of political parties is one of the major issues related to election finance reforms in India. Other major issues include political expenditures, disclosure norms, state funding of elections etc. The issue of political funding pertains to various laws including RoPA, Conduct of Election Rules, 1961; Companies...