September 25, 2023 09:54 (IST)
Follow us:
facebook-white sharing button
twitter-white sharing button
instagram-white sharing button
youtube-white sharing button
PM Modi flags off nine Vande Bharat Express trains, calls them symbol of new energy of India | 'Nafrat ke bazaar mein...': Rahul Gandhi hugs Danish Ali, MP humiliated with communal abuses in Parliament | BJP lawmaker Ramesh Biduri gets notice from party for abusing Muslim MP in Parliament | Indian Navy and IISc, Bengaluru sign MoU | JP Morgan's listing of Indian bonds to trigger huge influx investments to India

Madhya Pradesh Minister Narottam Mishra disqualified by EC on corruption charges

New Delhi, June 24 (IBNS) : The Election Commission of India on Saturday disqualified Madhya Pradesh Health Minister Narottam Mishra from contesting elections for three years over alleged corrupt practices and paid news during 2008 assembly polls in the state, NDTV reported.

President election on July 17, announces EC

New Delhi, June 7 (IBNS): Polling to elect the next President of India, if needed, will be held on July 17.

ECI's EVM challenge ends

New Delhi, June 3 (IBNS): The Election Commission conducted their EVM Challenge but neither of the two political parties that had volunteered to hack electronic voting machines performed it on Saturday.

EC holds EVM hacking challenge ; only two parties attend

New Delhi, June 3 (IBNS) : The Election Commission on Saturday held the EVM hacking challenge, demonstrating various security checks in the machine following a controversy over allegation of manipulation of votes, reports said.

EC's EVM challenge today

New Delhi, June 3 (IBNS): The Election Commission is all set to host its EVM challenge in Delhi on Saturday.

Election Commission postpones polls of Rajya Sabha for three states

New Delhi, May 22 (IBNS): The Election Commission of India postponed the polls in ten seats of Rajya Sabha for three states, namely, Goa, Gujarat and West Bengal on Monday evening that would fall vacant this year.

EVMs used in Uttarakhand polls be taken to judicial custody : High Court

Dehradun, Apr 27(IBNS) : The Uttarakhand High Court on Thursday issued notices to the Central Election Commission and the State Election Commission on a petition on EVM tampering, reports said.

AIADMK leader Dinakaran to appear before Delhi police today

New Delhi, Apr 22 (IBNS) : AIADMK Deputy General Secretary TTV Dinakaran will appear before the Delhi police on Saturday to join an investigation into his alleged attempt to bribe officials of the Election Commission to get the party symbol in favour , of the ruling faction, media reports said.

AIADMK symbol case : EC grants time till Jun 16 to rival camps to submit details

New Delhi, Apr 21 (IBNS) : As the rival factions of Tamil Nadu's ruling AIADMK kept struggling for a truce and merger, the Election Commission on Friday granted them time till June 16 to submit more documents in connection with the party’s poll symbol, reports said.

Centre clears proposal to buy VVPAT-enabled voting machines

New Delhi, Apr 19 (IBNS) : The Government on Wednesday cleared the proposal of the Election Commission (EC) to buy new VVPAT-enabled EVM machines that prints a paper receipt for each vote cast, reports said.

Lookout Notice against TTV Dinakaran by Delhi police

New Delhi/Chennai, Apr 19 (IBNS) : A day after the rival factions of Tamil Nadu's ruling AIADMK agreed to oust party General Secretary V Sasikala and her tainted nephew TTV Dinakaran, the Delhi police on Wednesday issued a lookout notice against the latter in a case of alleged bribery to officials of the Election Commission of India, media reports said.

Delhi police files bribery case against Sasikala nephew TTV Dinakaran

New Delhi, Apr 17 (IBNS) : The Delhi police on Monday registered a criminal case against AIADMK chief VK Sasikala's nephew TTV Dinakaran on the charge of attempting to bribe the Election Commission of India, The Times of India reported..

Veerappa Moily speaks against Congress' stand on EVM

New Delhi, Apr 12 (IBNS) : Opposing the stand of his party against the use of electronic voting machines, senior Congress leader Veerappa Moily on Wednesday said there is no question of going back to ballot system, reports said.

Election Commission bans exit polls for Lok Sabha bypolls in Kashmir

Srinagar, Apr 1 (IBNS) : The Election Commission of India (ECI) has banned exit polls for Lok Sabha by-elections in Jammu and Kashmir, scheduled to be held between April 9 and April 16.

EC freezes AIADMK party symbol ahead of by-election

New Delhi, Mar 22 (IBNS): The Election Commission has frozen the party symbol of AIADMK over the dispute between Sasikala and Paneerselvam camps ahead of by-election in late former CM J Jayalalitha's constituency, media reports on Wednesday.