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EC may hold Gujarat Rajya Sabha by-polls separately to help BJP: Congress

The Congress on Thursday suspected that the Rajya Sabha by-elections to fill two seats from Gujarat may be held separately by the Electio...Read More

Urmila Matondkar files complaint with EC, says signatures mismatch on EVM form and EVM machine numbers

Urmila Matondkar files complaint with EC, says signatures mismatch on EVM form and EVM machine numbers

Mumbai: Congress candidate from Mumbai-North Lok Sabha seat, Urmila Matondkar, on Wednesday filed a complaint with the Election Commissio...Read More

EVMs are completely tamper-proof, cannot be hacked, says former CEC Rawat

EVMs are completely tamper-proof, cannot be hacked, says former CEC Rawat

New Delhi: Former Election Commissioner OP Rawat on Wednesday said that Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) are tamper-proof and cannot be ...Read More

Is SC involved in rigging, asks Udit Raj over VVPATs counting

New Delhi: Congress leader Udit Raj on Wednesday stoked controversy and questioned the manner the Supreme Court has dealt with complaints...Read More

VVPAT verification of random polling stations should be done prior to counting of votes: Opposition parties to EC

VVPAT verification of random polling stations should be done prior to counting of votes: Opposition parties to EC

A total of 22 opposition parities met Election Commission on Tuesday over concerns of EVM tampering and use of VVPATs. The parties submit...Read More

Election Commission quashes rumours alleging mishandling of EVMs in Uttar Pradesh, terms allegations baseless

Election Commission quashes rumours alleging mishandling of EVMs in Uttar Pradesh, terms allegations baseless

Ghazipur/Jhansi (Uttar Pradesh): Election Commission of India on Tuesday quashed allegations of discrepancies in handling and storage of ...Read More

Lok Sabha elections 2019: EC finds Congress candidate Milind Deora’s Jain comment ‘violative’ under MCC

New Delhi: The Election Commission of India (ECI) on Monday found the speech delivered by Mumbai Congress chief and South Mumbai candidat...Read More

Attack on Bharati Ghosh shows TMC is frustrated: BJP

Attack on Bharati Ghosh shows TMC is frustrated: BJP

New Delhi: The BJP on Sunday termed the attack on its candidate Bharati Ghosh an “act of frustration” by the ruling Trinamool Congress in...Read More

EC gives clean chit to PM Narendra Modi over his ‘Bhrashtachari No 1’ comment on Rajiv Gandhi

EC gives clean chit to PM Narendra Modi over his ‘Bhrashtachari No 1’ comment on Rajiv Gandhi

New Delhi: The Election Commission has disposed of the complaint against PM Modi over his ‘Bhrashtachari No1′ remark about Rajiv Gandhi, ...Read More

EC clean chit to PM Narendra Modi in two more cases: Sources

New Delhi: The Election Commission has given clean chit to Prime Minister Narendra Modi in two more cases, sources aware of the developme...Read More

Congress moves EC against PM Narendra Modi for ‘bhrashtachari no 1’ remark against Rajiv Gandhi

Congress moves EC against PM Narendra Modi for ‘bhrashtachari no 1’ remark against Rajiv Gandhi

New Delhi: The Congress on Monday petitioned the EC for urgently censuring Prime Minister Modi for his “obscene and derogatory” remarks a...Read More

Pragya Singh Thakur’s controversial statements will help us, quips Digvijaya Singh

Pragya Singh Thakur’s controversial statements will help us, quips Digvijaya Singh

Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh): After the Election Commission of India (ECI) barred BJP Lok Sabha candidate from Bhopal Sadhvi Pragya Thakur fro...Read More

Narendra Modi’s speech indicates impending horse trading, cancel his nominations: TMC to EC

New Delhi: The Trinamool Congress Tuesday alleged that Narendra Modi’s recent speech, where he claimed that 40 TMC MLA’s are in touch wit...Read More

EC defends penal provision if complaint of faulty EVMs, VVPAT machines turns out to be false

EC defends penal provision if complaint of faulty EVMs, VVPAT machines turns out to be false

New Delhi: The Election Commission on Monday defended a rule which provides for prosecution of an elector if the complaint alleging malfu...Read More

Congress urges EC to bar PM Narendra Modi from campaigning for 48-72 hours for violating model code of conduct

Congress urges EC to bar PM Narendra Modi from campaigning for 48-72 hours for violating model code of conduct

New Delhi: The Congress party on Sunday urged Election Commission of India (EC) to bar Prime Minister Narendra Modi from campaigning for ...Read More

Lok Sabha elections 2019: Shiv Sena files Rs 50 crore defamation suit against Milind Deora

After facing a police complaint filed by the Election Commission (EC) for violating the model code of conduct, the Congress’ candidate fo...Read More

Lok Sabha elections 2019: EC orders repollong in Maharashtra’s Dongaon

Lok Sabha elections 2019: EC orders repollong in Maharashtra’s Dongaon

The EC has ordered re-election in Maharashtra’s Dongaon polling station No. 120 on April 24. A re-poll was necessitated because on the da...Read More

FIR, EC notice: Sadhvi Pragya unfazed, attacks Hemant Karkare

FIR, EC notice: Sadhvi Pragya unfazed, attacks Hemant Karkare

Bhopal: Unfazed at EC notice for her controversial remarks on IPS officer Hemant Karkare, Sadhvi Pragya Thakur continued to run down the ...Read More

EC launches ‘Voter Turnout’ app

New Delhi: The EC on Thursday launched a new mobile application for near-realtime availability of voter turnout during elections across t...Read More

Election Commission likely to watch PM Narendra Modi’s biopic today

Election Commission likely to watch PM Narendra Modi’s biopic today

New Delhi: Officials of the Election Commission, drawn from its model code and legal divisions, are likely to watch the biopic on Prime M...Read More