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Guidelines needed to curb use of black money in polls: EC

The EC also said that there was a legal vacuum in this area, which it is filling by issuing these guidelines.

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Election Commision against involving children in poll-related work

J&K issued a circular following EC’s strong exception to engagement of children in poll-related activities.

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Official who cleared Vadra-DLF land deal suspended in another case

Khemka had submitted his 105-page report to the state government on May 21, 2013.

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Gujarat compulsory voting: Will you jail 8 crore voters who don’t? asks EC Brahma

A senior Election Commission official said that the EC’s view on making voting compulsory, as sought in a PIL pending in the SC, was being firmed up.

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If riot relief story not true, why no denial: EC to govt

In its reply to the Election Commission, the MHA stated that no decision in this matter had so far been taken.

Compensation for 1984 riots not finalised: MHA to tell EC

MHA was asked to explain move as Delhi is headed for bypolls on 3 seats

SC asks poll panel if poll code can be eased in J&K for flood relief

The court made the observations after J&K National Panthers Party Bhim Singh submitted that the Model Code of Conduct was coming in the way of relief work.

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Some in BJP feel bypoll may give chance to form govt

One leader indicated Delhi BJP president Satish Upadhyay could contest from one of the seats.

Jharkhand regional parties unhappy with five-phase election

There are worries that a long-drawn-out electoral process will favour the national parties as they can manage the logistics, ration out funds and keep cadres motivated over such a long period.

First phase of J&K elections: EC pins hope on Bandipore turnout

Narula addressed the press in Srinagar, giving details about the assembly segments that will go to polls in five phases.

Bypolls for 3 Assembly seats on November 25

Despite the Delhi Assembly being suspended, the EC has decided to fill these vacancies.

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Was more keen on rehabilitating flood victims: Omar Abdullah on polls

The Election Commission announced a five-phase election to the state assembly beginning November 25.

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EC announces schedule for Delhi bypolls

The three constituencies – Mehrauli, Tuglakabad and Krishna Nagar – will go to polls on November 25.

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Election Commission gives go-ahead to J&K elections, voting to be in five phases

Polls will be held in a five-phased manner in J&K, Jharkhand and voting will begin on November 25 in both states.

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J&K minister Sham Lal Sharma resigns ahead of assembly polls

Sharma, who has submitted his resignation, is a Congress legislator from Akhnoor and he is known as firebrand party leader.