Election Commission

Result: 1- 8 out of 1567 Article found

360 nominations rejected

Now there are 1,565 candidates still remaining which includes 1,403 male and 162 woman candidates.


EC slaps notice on INLD candidate for riding elephant on way to file papers

The OIPA sought confiscation of the elephant besides asking the government to cancel ownership of male elephants.

EC to use games, comic strips to educate, entertain voters

The ‘edutainment’ kit includes a video game called “Get Set Vote”.


203 candidates file nomination papers from city

335 candidates file papers on last day; actual number who choose to remain in poll fray to be known by Oct 1 – last date of withdrawal of names


‘Ailing teachers should be exempted from poll duty’

Teachers’ bodies will also urge EC to exempt those aged over 50 years from election duty.


Election Commission ropes in BMC volunteers to spread awareness on voting

The campaign was initiated from the day the model code of conduct was announced on September 12.


EC order against former Maharashtra CM set aside

Chavan had failed to account for expenses of over Rs 16,000 spent on some of election advertisements, thereby violating the provisions of the law.


EC says monitoring situation for holding bypolls in Delhi

70-member Delhi assembly, BJP won 31 seats in the assembly elections held in December last year.


Election Commission to announce Assembly polls schedule today

EC of India shall address a press conference at 4:30 PM on Friday to announce election schedule for state assemblies.


Election Commission orders hate speech FIR against Yogi Adityanath

The EC also directed the Uttar Pradesh Chief Electoral Officer to ensure that an FIR is filed against Adityanath.

Yogi Adityanath

Adityanath should be disqualified from Lok Sabha: Congress

The poll body in its order also cautioned the BJP leader to be careful in his future public utterances.


Voter registration drive to conclude by Sunday

The district has 70 lakh voters and 27,050 first-time registrations.


It’s time to clean up

The debate on criminalisation of politics has been long. Now for some solutions

Make stand on booth-wise counting clear: SC to govt

It also questioned as to why the Centre has referred the issue to the Law Commission when the EC, the expert body on the matter, had already taken a view.


EC will decide on Assembly polls in flood-hit J&K: Rajnath Singh

“We should not connect the natural disaster and tragedy with either elections or politics,” said Rajnath.


Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,078 other followers