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EC flying squad checks NCP MP Supriya Sule’s helicopter, finds nothing

EC flying squad checks NCP MP Supriya Sule’s helicopter, finds nothing

Mumbai: A flying squad of the Election Commission on Friday conducted a check on the helicopter of Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) MP Su...Read More

Bhopal: Jhabua bypolls; ECI advises LoP to observe restrain during electioneering

Bhopal: Jhabua bypolls; ECI advises LoP to observe restrain during electioneering

Bhargava had compared Jhabua bypolls as contest between India-Pak.

Election Commission announces exit poll ban from 7 am to 6.30 pm on October 21

Election Commission announces exit poll ban from 7 am to 6.30 pm on October 21

New Delhi: The Election Commission of India (ECI) on Tuesday said that there would be a ban on the exit polls from 7 am to 6:30 pm on Oct...Read More

Nice Canadians? NRI model Sheena Lakhani arrested for assaulting EC officer in Mumbai

Nice Canadians? NRI model Sheena Lakhani arrested for assaulting EC officer in Mumbai

An NRI (Non-Resident Indian) model named Sheena Lakhani was arrested by Amboli police after receiving the formal complaint by EC

‘Rs 15 for vada pav, Rs 150 for non-veg rice plate’: EC fixes rates for promotion rallies during Maha Election 2019

‘Rs 15 for vada pav, Rs 150 for non-veg rice plate’: EC fixes rates for promotion rallies during Maha Election 2019

This will prevent poll nominees from under-reporting their spends.

Mumbai: Ahead of poll, Rs 4 cr unaccounted cash seized in city so far

Mumbai: Ahead of poll, Rs 4 cr unaccounted cash seized in city so far

Mumbai: The income tax (IT) department has so far seized Rs 4 crore of unaccounted cash in Mumbai ahead of the state legislative assembly...Read More

Maharashtra Assembly elections: Rs 20 lakh seized from car in Thane

Maharashtra Assembly elections: Rs 20 lakh seized from car in Thane

Thane: An Election Commission flying squad late Monday evening seized Rs 20 lakh from a car in Bhiwandi town in Maharashtra's Thane dist...Read More

Election Commission acting like PM Modi government's puppet: Siddaramaiah

Election Commission acting like PM Modi government's puppet: Siddaramaiah

The comments came after the poll body deferred the bypolls for the 15 assembly constituency, which fell vacant after the MLAs were disqua...Read More

People left from Assam NRC list can still vote: Media reports

People left from Assam NRC list can still vote: Media reports

over 19 lakh people have been left out of the final list of NRC. Some 19,06,677 people have been excluded from the final list, which name...Read More

EC defers Karnataka by-polls to let SC decide on MLAs' disqualification

EC defers Karnataka by-polls to let SC decide on MLAs' disqualification

NEW DELHI: In a sort of victory for the disqualified Karnataka MLAs, the Election Commission on Thursday deferred the by-elections for 15...Read More

EC defers Karnataka by-polls till SC decides on plea of disqualified MLAs

EC defers Karnataka by-polls till SC decides on plea of disqualified MLAs

The MLAs had sought an interim order or direction to allow them permission to contest by-polls scheduled on October 21.

Pune admin orders removal of PM Modi’s hoardings

Pune admin orders removal of PM Modi’s hoardings

The order came after the Maharashtra Congress wrote to the Election Commission (EC), demanding removal of the PM’s photos from petrol pum...Read More

Special state cyber cell to monitor social media during assembly poll

Special state cyber cell to monitor social media during assembly poll

Mumbai: The Maharashtra Cyber Cell has teamed up with the Election Commission (EC) and set up a cyber m​onitoring and trolling cell to ke...Read More

Siddaramaiah, Kumaraswamy engage in verbal tussle ahead of bypolls

Siddaramaiah, Kumaraswamy engage in verbal tussle ahead of bypolls

Bengaluru: A political slugfest has erupted between former Chief Ministers Siddaramaiah and H D Kumaraswamy with the two leaders blaming ...Read More

Political career may end with Modi government 2.0: Union minister Giriraj Singh

Political career may end with Modi government 2.0: Union minister Giriraj Singh

"I think I am nearing the end of my political career. I am among those who had entered public life not with the ambition of becoming a le...Read More

Karnataka Congress' V S Ugrappa calls EC 'puppet' of Centre

Karnataka Congress' V S Ugrappa calls EC 'puppet' of Centre

Bengaluru: Congress leader V S Ugrappa accused the Election Commission of becoming a "puppet" of the Central government."The ECI appeared...Read More

Chhagan Bhujbal corruption case: State government to pay Rs.137 Cr to Indiabulls as compensation

Chhagan Bhujbal corruption case: State government to pay Rs.137 Cr to Indiabulls as compensation

The government has finally revoked the project and it has agreed to pay Rs 137.07 crore to Indiabulls Real Estate Limited (IREL) as compe...Read More

Shortage of staff no reason for any govt dept to skip poll duty, rules HC

Shortage of staff no reason for any govt dept to skip poll duty, rules HC

Mumbai: In a significant ruling, the Bombay High Court has held that no government department can refuse to perform ‘election duties’ cit...Read More

EC to announce assembly poll dates for Maharashtra and Haryana today

EC to announce assembly poll dates for Maharashtra and Haryana today

New Delhi: The Election Commission of India (ECI) is expected to announce the dates for Maharashtra and Haryana Assembly elections today....Read More

Ballot papers are history: Election Commission

Ballot papers are history: Election Commission

Mumbai: Election Commission has once again ruled out the use of ballot papers for Maharashtra election. The opposition party had demanded...Read More

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