Free Press Journal
  • EC to monitor SMS, social media posts ahead of local body polls in Uttar Pradesh

    New Delhi: Uttar Pradesh State Election Commission (EC) has decided to monitor SMS and social media posts of the people, ahead of the state local body polls. The state election commission will also take action against the people caught spreading misleading information through various platforms. Local body polls in Uttar Pradesh will be held in three phases – on November 22, November 26 and November 29. The counting of the votes will be

  • Bangladesh holds maiden local body polls

    Dhaka: Amid tight security, polling stations across Bangladesh opened on Wednesday morning for the country’s first-ever local government body polls on party-line nominations.

  • Poll, Vote

    Second phase of local body polls begins in Kerela

    Thiruvananthapuram: The second phase of the local body polls in Kerala began this morning in the remaining seven districts, with ruling Congress-led UDF, opposition CPI(M)-led LDF and BJP locking horns in the electoral contest.

  • Gujarat local body polls on Nov 22, 29

    Gandhinagar: Polling for as many as 323 local self-government bodies will be held in Gujarat on November 22 and 29, the State Election Commission announced on Friday.

  • Polling Counting

    Vote count postponed indefinitely in Bengal’s three civic bodies

    Kolkata: Amid mounting protests over allegations of violence and rampant malpractices during the local body polls, the West Bengal State Election Commission on Sunday decided to postpone the vote count indefinitely in three civic bodies.

  • Bengal government has declared war against people: CPI-M

    Kolkata:  The CPI-M on Saturday accused the West Bengal government and the state police and administration of having declared a war against the people by attempting to forcibly robbing the masses of their voting rights in the local body polls.