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Postal ballot for those above 65 and corona-hit

Postal ballot for those above 65 and corona-hit

The postal ballot, hitherto allowed to those who were aged 80 or above, has been extended to all senior citizens above 65, as also to "Co...Read More

Maharashtra Legislative Council Election: Date, time and all you need to know about the MLC election

Maharashtra Legislative Council Election: Date, time and all you need to know about the MLC election

Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray and eight other candidates in the fray for the May 21 polls to the legislative council are se...Read More

Keen to represent BJP in Maha Legislative Council: Eknath Khadse

Keen to represent BJP in Maha Legislative Council: Eknath Khadse

Mumbai: Senior BJP leader Eknath Khadse on Sunday said he was keen to represent his party in the Maharashtra Legislative Council, nine se...Read More

EC to conduct Maharashtra MLC elections on May 21

EC to conduct Maharashtra MLC elections on May 21

On Friday, Election Commission of India (ECI) said that the elections to the Legislative Council (MLCs) in Maharashtra will be conducted ...Read More

EC grants permission for holding MLC elections in Maharashtra, polls likely to be held this month

EC grants permission for holding MLC elections in Maharashtra, polls likely to be held this month

Election Commission of India (ECI) on Friday granted permission for holding elections to the Legislative Council (MLCs) in Maharashtra. A...Read More

Governor pushes Uddhav Thackeray council ball in EC's court, seeks polls for 9 vacant Council seats

Governor pushes Uddhav Thackeray council ball in EC's court, seeks polls for 9 vacant Council seats

Mumbai: A day after Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray rang up Prime Minister Narendra Modi and complained about attempts to undermine his p...Read More

Election Commission blocks space in nine BMC markets

Election Commission blocks space in nine BMC markets

Utilises retail vendors’ space ‘for free’ to store election material.

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

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