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Footpath cave-in damages three vehicles in Thane

A portion of a footpath adjacent to a Slum Rehabilitation Authority (SRA) project in Wagle Estate caved in on Friday night, damaging th...Read More

Election Commission mounts fresh data to match votes polled, counted

Election Commission mounts fresh data to match votes polled, counted

The Election Commission first uploaded "final" data of the Lok Sabha elections, called them "provisional" after mismatches reported in vo...Read More

EC says dissent view can't be part of order

EC says dissent view can't be part of order

The Election Commission has issued a formal order making it clear that dissent views will not be made part of orders relating to model co...Read More

EC may revisit penal provision on test vote: CECm Sunil Arora

New Delhi: The Election Commission may "revisit" a rule that provides for prosecution of an elector if a complaint of EVM and VVPAT machi...Read More

Rahul Gandhi is still a work in progress

Rahul Gandhi is still a work in progress

A defence of Congress (still) president Rahul Gandhi, particularly after his petulant outburst at the Congress Working Committee meeting ...Read More

Thane: NOTA secures 4th place in final tally

Thane: NOTA secures 4th place in final tally

Bhayandar: Conducting elections is definitely an expensive affair for the Election Commission (EC). However, there is also a source of re...Read More

Only 5 super rich taste victory, richest one loses deposit

New Delhi: It was a mixed outing for super rich candidates as five of them emerged victorious and an equal number suffered defeat in the ...Read More

PIL to review political parties having names with religious connotations: HC seeks Centre’s reply

PIL to review political parties having names with religious connotations: HC seeks Centre’s reply

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Friday sought response of the Centre and Election Commission (EC) on a PIL to review political parties...Read More

Saffron surge breaches Mamata Banerjee bastion

Saffron surge breaches Mamata Banerjee bastion

New Delhi: Mamata Banerjee-ruled West Bengal could not remain immune to the saffron surge that swept the country on Thursday, as the BJP ...Read More

Of nearly 20,600 paper trail machine results, 12,480 matched with EVMs so far: EC sources

New Delhi: Of the nearly 20,600 paper trail machine results to be counted Thursday, 12,480 have been matched with electronic voting machi...Read More

Gujarati voters prove a trump card for BJP’s Manoj Kotak

Gujarati voters prove a trump card for BJP’s Manoj Kotak

Mumbai: The victory of the Bharatiya Janata Party candidate from Mumbai North East, Manoj Kotak, in the 2019 Lok Sabha (LS) election is b...Read More

Lok Sabah results go digital: No ruckus outside counting booths

Lok Sabah results go digital: No ruckus outside counting booths

Mumbai: Counting centres for the Lok Sabha election results, which were set up at NESCO, Goregaon (E) and Sewri on Thursday, wore a deser...Read More

Prakash Raj leaves counting centre after realising he’s losing from Bengaluru Central

Bengaluru: Actor Prakash Raj, who is contesting the 2019 Lok Sabha elections as an independent candidate from Bengaluru Central, on Thurs...Read More

It is a BJP Tsunami, says Shivraj Singh Chouhan

It is a BJP Tsunami, says Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Bhopal: Former Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Thursday said that Lok Sabha elections results reflect that there i...Read More

Lok Sabha elections 2019: EC snubs Opposition

Lok Sabha elections 2019: EC snubs Opposition

New Delhi: The Election Commission has shot down 22 political parties’ demand that VVPAT slips be matched with data from EVMs ahead of th...Read More

Vote counting: Arrangements in place

New Delhi: Counting of votes, the grand finale in the seven-phase Lok Sabha elections in 542 seats, will begin on Thursday along with sta...Read More

Desperation indicates Opposition defeat: Ram Vilas Paswan

Desperation indicates Opposition defeat: Ram Vilas Paswan

New Delhi: Union Minister and BJP ally Ram Vilas Paswan Wednesday dubbed the opposition “sour losers” and claimed that their “desperation...Read More

Congress terms EC decision a black day for democracy

Congress terms EC decision a black day for democracy

New Delhi: The Congress Wednesday dubbed the Election Commission as “Enfeebled Commission” after the poll body was learnt to have rejecte...Read More

Opposition’s demands regarding EVM-VVPAT tally rejected by EC

New Delhi: The Election Commission on Wednesday rejected the demand of opposition parties which sought tallying of VVPAT slips for an ent...Read More

Post Elections PM Narendra Modi Web series to return on the OTT platform

Post Elections PM Narendra Modi Web series to return on the OTT platform

‘Modi: Journey Of A Common Man’, the web series on Prime Minister Narendra Modi is live again, a month after the Election Commission bann...Read More