EC News

EC issues Navjot Singh Sidhu with showcause notice for remarks against PM Modi

At the meeting, Sidhu had referred to Modi as “Rafale ka dalaal” and “rashtra drohi”, which the EC felt is a prima facie violation of the Model Code of Conduct. He has 24 hours to file his reply.

RK Nagar bye-election to be held before December 31: EC

The poll in the constituency which was scheduled to be held on April 12 this year, was cancelled by the EC in wake of allegations of voters being bribed. 


Allegations of horse-trading: Congress seeks action, EC seeks report from Gujarat

Six Congress MLAs have quit ahead of Rajya Sabha polls, prompting the party to shift the remaining MLAs to Karnataka.

EC comic on poll process draws out lone voter in Gir forest, other tales

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Election Commission’s EVM hacking challenge not open: AAP

AAP leader Sanjay Singh, while maintaining that people continue to have questions about EVM tampering

How do EVMs, VVPAT machines work? Election Commission to demonstrate tomorrow

At the all-party meeting, several parties raised the issue of tampering of the EVMs and some like the Trinamool Congress, RJD and BSP even suggested going back to paper ballots.


No law and order issue, Opposition trying to instigate violence: Partha Chatterjee

Sources said the report of an internal survey conducted by Trinamool has revealed that the “partisan behavior of the EC and some of its officials” had led to a dip in the party’s voting percentage in Kolkata and some areas around it.

Lucknow: This polls, EC to make voting easier for disabled

The EC has also said that data of persons with disabilities shall not be displayed online and should not be shared so as to maintain their privacy.

BJP puts cow in print, Election Commission says no more ads unless we clear

FIRs filed against four Hindi newspapers, notice to Bihar BJP chief for ad that questions Nitish Kumar’s silence on ‘beef-eating remarks’ by his ‘friends’.

EC tells Apna Dal to settle rift amicably or in court

The rift surfaced in October when Anupriya questioned her mother’s decision to elevate Anupriya’s elder sister Pallavi Patel as party vice-president.

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BJP supporters protest over EC move against Modi's Varanasi rally

Supporters of Bharatiya Janata Party protest over refusal of permission for campaign events of their prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi in Varanasi.