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Poll results in five states: NOTA outperforms SP, AAP, NCP among others

According to the Election Commission's website at 5.45 pm on Tuesday, the NOTA votes ranged as high as 2.1 per cent in Chhattisgarh to 0.5 per cent in Mizoram.

Gujarat Rajya Sabha polls: After Congress, BJP approaches Election Commission over withdrawal of NOTA

BJP said that since there was no secrecy for the voting in Rajya Sabha election, so, the purpose of NOTA is not much of use, while, congress claim it was violative of the Constitution and electoral laws.


NOTA registers presence, fails to impact UP results

Nearly 5.83 lakh voters chose to refuse all the candidates in the fray from 80 Lok Sabha seats in Uttar Pradesh

Their voices ‘unheard’, senior citizens look at NOTA option

Though political parties have expressed concern about LGBT and animal welfare, they have ignored senior citizens.

BJP retains Surat West Assembly seat

Earlier,the seat was occupied by BJP’s Kishor Vankawala. His death made the December 4 byelection necessary.

Having 'little expectations',many Delhiites use 'NOTA' option

Scores of voters said they exercised NOTA option to "alter" the nature of political contest.


No direction for repoll if most say ‘none of the above’

The Supreme Court had asked the EC to implement the NOTA option at once or in a phased manner.

SC quashes PIL seeking fresh polls if NOTA 'wins'

Court had in its earlier judgment directed the govt and EC to include NOTA option.

Official spreads word about NOTA,suspended

The newly-introduced provision has claimed its first victim in poll-bound Madhya Pradesh.

In Chhattisgarh,Maoists ask villagers to use NOTA

The meetings assume significance as the Maoists have been asking villagers and locals to boycott the polls.