Election Commission reviews poll preparedness of Tripura
Agartala/UNI: The Election Commission of India (ECI) has reviewed the poll-preparedness of the upcoming assembly polls with the election officials of Tripura in New Delhi and directed to undertake all preventive measures to conduct free and fair elections to be held in February, officials said here in a statement on Saturday.
SC reserves verdict on independent selection panel for appointments of CEC and ECs
New Delhi/UNI: A five-judge Constitution bench of the Supreme Court on Thursday reserved its verdict on a batch of petitions seeking a direction for an independent selection panel for appointments of the Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) & Election Commissioners (ECs).
SC questions Arun Goel's appointment as Election Commissioner, asks for files
New Delhi/IBNS: Questioning the appointment of the new Election Commissioner, the Supreme Court Wednesday asked for specific files regarding the appointment of Arun Goel to the commission on Nov 19.
HP: 6 poll officials suspended for carrying EVMs in pvt vehicle
Shimla/UNI: Six police personnel posted at the Dattanagar polling station were suspended for allegedly breaching poll duty rules following the recovery of an EVM in a private vehicle.
'Some parties question EVs but fall silent after winning polls': Chief Election Commissioner
Chief Election Commissioner Rajiv Kumar Thursday said some parties critical of the poll body question Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) but don't utter a word after they win elections through the same voting machines, according to media reports.
Gujarat assembly elections: Voting on Dec 1 and 5, results Dec 8
The Gujarat assembly elections will be held in two phases on Dec 1 and 5, the Election Commission of India or ECI announced on Thursday.
Gujarat assembly elections to be held in two phases in December
The Gujarat assembly elections will be held in two phases in December, the Election Commission of India announced on Thursday.
Election Commission to announce Gujarat assembly election dates today
The Election Commission of India or ECI will announce the dates for the highly anticipated Gujarat assembly elections on Thursday.
Election Commission likely to announce assembly poll dates for Gujarat, Himachal Pradesh today
New Delhi/IBNS: The Election Commission of India (ECI) is likely to announce the dates for upcoming assembly elections in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh Friday.
After EC's decision on Shiv Sena, Uddhav Thackeray faction comes up with 3 party names: Report
New Delhi/IBNS: After the Election Commission froze the Shiv Sena symbol, the Uddhav Thackeray faction has submitted a list of three party names and symbols for the upcoming by-polls in Mumbai's Andheri East, media reports said.
Election Commission freezes Shiv Sena symbol as Thackeray and Shinde fight
The Election Commission of India (ECI) has frozen the bow and arrow symbol of Shiv Sena as Uddhav Thackeray and Eknath Shinde factions continue to lock horns, media reports said.
Eknath Shinde quit voluntarily, can't claim Sena symbol: Uddhav Thackeray to EC panel
Mumbai/IBNS: In a battle for who gets the Shiv Sena party name and symbol, former Maharashtra chief minister Uddhav Thackeray Friday told the Election Commission that the faction led by Eknath Shinde cannot claim the bow-and-arrow symbol as they had "voluntarily quit the party".
Setback for team Thackeray as SC refuses to stop EC from deciding 'real' Shiv Sena
New Delhi/IBNS: In a huge setback for Uddhav Thackeray in his fight against aide-turned-rival and Maharashtra Chief Minister Eknath Shinde, the Supreme Court Tuesday refused to stop the Election Commission from deciding who represents the "real" Shiv Sena.
'Inherently anti-democracy': ECI blocks Jagan Mohan Reddy's alleged YSR Congress permanent prez bid
The Election Commission of India (ECI) has categorically rejected and underscored its "no tolerance" policy in connection with the selection of YS Jagan Mohan Reddy as permanent president of the YSR Congress Party, media reports said.
Angry Jharkhand CM Hemant Soren reacts over BJP's claim on EC's sealed report on his disqualification
Ranchi: Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren, who is facing disqualification as an MLA, Thursday said he hadn't received any communication about his disqualification though he saw several media reports and BJP statements that the Election Commission of India (ECI) has "recommended his disqualification as an MLA", media reports said.