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Elections for 55 Rajya Sabha seats from 17 states to be held on March 26

Elections for 55 Rajya Sabha seats from 17 states to be held on March 26

The Election commission on Tuesday announced elections of 55 members of Rajya Sabha from 17 states. The election will be held on March 26...Read More

Mumbai: Years on, Election Commission occupies city civic school classrooms

Mumbai: Years on, Election Commission occupies city civic school classrooms

Mumbai: Even years after elections, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has failed to get the state election commission to vacat...Read More

SC asks parties to list candidates' criminal records online, give reasons for selection

SC asks parties to list candidates' criminal records online, give reasons for selection

The Supreme Court on Thursday asked political parties to upload details of all pending criminal cases against their candidates on their w...Read More

Delhi Election 2020: Arvind Kejriwal leading, his deputy Manish Sisodia trailing behind BJP candidate Ravinder Singh Negi

Delhi Election 2020: Arvind Kejriwal leading, his deputy Manish Sisodia trailing behind BJP candidate Ravinder Singh Negi

According to poll trends by the Election Commission, the chief minister is leading by over 6,300 votes while Sisodia is trailing by 754 v...Read More

Delhi Election 2020: Digvijaya Singh raises EVM bogey again, claims anything with 'chips can be hacked'

Delhi Election 2020: Digvijaya Singh raises EVM bogey again, claims anything with 'chips can be hacked'

Digvijaya Singh called upon the Election Commission and the Supreme Court to take a fresh look at the use of EVMs in the country.

Delhi Election 2020: AAP prepares for victory; BJP, Congress reject exit polls ahead of counting of votes on Tuesday

Delhi Election 2020: AAP prepares for victory; BJP, Congress reject exit polls ahead of counting of votes

The counting of votes for the Delhi Assembly polls that were held on February 8 will take place on Tuesday. Counting will begin from 8 AM...Read More

Delhi election 2020: 62.59% voter turnout, says EC; defends delayed announcement

Delhi election 2020: 62.59% voter turnout, says EC; defends delayed announcement

The final voter turnout data was released over a day after polling concluded in 70 constituencies of Delhi. The delay had prompted many, ...Read More

'What is EC doing?': After Delhi elections, Arvind Kejriwal slams delay in release of voter turnout data

'What is EC doing?': After Delhi elections, Arvind Kejriwal slams delay in release of voter turnout data

Nearly a day after voting ended in Delhi, the Election Commission is yet to release the official voter turnout numbers

EC cracks whip on Delhi Police officer who linked Shaheen Bagh gunman to AAP, removes him from poll duty

EC cracks whip on Delhi Police officer who linked Shaheen Bagh gunman to AAP, removes him from poll duty

The Election Commission on Wednesday removed a senior Delhi Police officer from poll duty, this came a day after he said that the Shaheen...Read More

'When they go low, we go high': AAP slams BJP MP Parvesh Verma for calling Arvind Kejriwal 'terrorist'

'When they go low, we go high': AAP slams BJP MP Parvesh Verma for calling Arvind Kejriwal 'terrorist'

At the same time, the Election Commission on Wednesday issued a showcause notice to Verma for his Shaheen Bagh comment, saying that prime...Read More

EC issues notice to Union Minister Anurag Thakur over 'desh ke gaddaron ko...' comment at Delhi rally

EC issues notice to Union Minister Anurag Thakur over 'desh ke gaddaron ko...' comment at Delhi rally

Thakur has been given time till 12 noon on January 30 to respond to the notice.

Delhi Election 2020: EC imposes 48-hour campaigning ban on BJP candidate Kapil Mishra over controversial tweet

Delhi Election 2020: EC imposes 48-hour campaigning ban on BJP candidate Kapil Mishra over controversial tweet

The ban order came into force 5 PM on Saturday. Earlier, the post in question was deleted by Twitter

Country expresses gratitude to EC for making electoral process vibrant, participative: PM Modi

Country expresses gratitude to EC for making electoral process vibrant, participative: PM Modi

New Delhi: Extending greetings to people on the National Voters' Day on Saturday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said the country expresses...Read More

Delhi Election 2020: FIR filed against BJP candidate Kapil Mishra over 'India vs Pakistan' comment; Twitter deletes his post

Delhi Election 2020: FIR filed against BJP candidate Kapil Mishra over 'India vs Pakistan' comment; Twitter deletes his post

Poll authorities had earlier asked Twitter to delete the BJP leader's post that likened the upcoming election to a "contest between India...Read More

Delhi Elections 2020: EC asks Twitter to remove BJP candidate Kapil Mishra's 'India vs Pakistan' comment

Delhi Elections 2020: EC asks Twitter to remove BJP candidate Kapil Mishra's 'India vs Pakistan' comment

Former AAP minister and BJP candidate for the upcoming Delhi assembly polls, Kapil Mishra had compared the elections to a "contest on Del...Read More

‘Who gave AAP the right’: BJP serves Rs 500 crore defamation notice over Manoj Tiwari’s edited video

‘Who gave AAP the right’: BJP serves Rs 500 crore defamation notice over Manoj Tiwari’s edited video

New Delhi: Delhi BJP on Sunday complained to the Election Commission and sent a defamation notice to AAP seeking Rs 500 crore in damages ...Read More

Election Commission to announce Delhi poll schedule today at 3.30 pm

Election Commission to announce Delhi poll schedule today at 3.30 pm

The term of the 70-member Delhi Assembly is ending on February 22 and a new House has to be constituted before that.

EC Ashok Lavasa's family evaded stamp duty, alleges IT dept; Lavasa denies allegations

EC Ashok Lavasa's family evaded stamp duty, alleges IT dept; Lavasa denies allegations

Reports by the IT Department showed that the Gurgaon property was transferred to Shankuntala Lavasa, Ashok Lavasa's sister.

Transgender activist Gauri Sawant seeks welfare board for community

Transgender activist Gauri Sawant seeks welfare board for community

Sawant, who was earlier this year appointed as one of the goodwill ambassadors of the Election Commission in the state

Rape in India Comment: EC urged to punish Rahul for violating women's dignity

Rape in India Comment: EC urged to punish Rahul for violating women's dignity

New Delhi: A BJP delegation led by union minister Smriti Irani on Friday petitioned the Election Commission to take the "strongest action...Read More

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