Tag: EC

EC pats officials, cops for successful conduct of panchayat polls

Hyderabad: On the successful completion of first phase of Gram Panchayat Elections involving 4,470 Gram Panchayats and 39,628 Wards, the…

EC announces awards to officials

Hyderabad: Election Commission has announced awards for officials for their coordinated efforts for recently held Assembly polls in Telangana. The…

TPCC to hold dharna on Jan 24 against EC failures

Hyderabad: The TPCC Election Commission Coordination Committee held an emergency meeting this morning. It was chaired by Marri Shashidhar Reddy,…

Kashmir: Open for polls with LS elections if EC wants, says Rajnath Singh

NEW DELHI: Home Minister Rajnath Singh stating that the government will have no objection if the Election Commission (EC) decides…

EC nod for Biocon co-developed cancer cure drug

Bengaluru: The European Commission (EC) has approved the cancer cure drug Ogivri that Biocon co-developed with its US-based partner Mylan,…

Cong registers complain in MP EC over EVMs security

Bhopal: A Congress delegation on Sunday registered a complaint with Madhya Pradesh Election Commission expressing concern over the security of…

Cong delegation meets EC about EVMs in MP, C’garh

New Delhi: A Congress party delegation, led by senior leaders Kamal Nath and Kapil Sibal, visited the Election Commission of…

Congress team meets EC, claims conspiracy and poll violations in MP, Chhattisgarh

New Delhi: A Congress delegation, which met the three-member Election Commission on Saturday, alleged a conspiracy to distort election results…

EC’s inspection of deleted voters’ names a farce: AAP

New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Sunday slammed the Election Commission for its conduct towards checking deleted names…

EC may slap criminal cases for foul remarks: CEO

Hyderabad: Telangana Chief Electoral Officer Rajat Kumar today directed that those in the poll fray and leaders of any political…

Reply in a day for Mahakutami jibe: EC tells KCR

Hyderabad: Election Commission today furious at TRS Supremo and Caretaker Chief Minister, K Chandrasekhar Rao and directed to give clarification…

EC team in poll-bound Mizoram seeks to end standoff over sacking of official

Aizawl: A high-level Election Commission team on Friday held a series of meetings, including with the Mizoram NGO Coordination Committee…

Karnataka: EC declares dry day for by-poll areas for 48 hours

Bengaluru (Karnataka): Karnataka Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) Sanjeev Kumar has declared a dry day for by-poll areas the state for…

Constitution Bench to decide on plea for EC collegium

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday referred to a Constitution Bench a plea seeking formation of a collegium for…

EC defends decision to hold 3 LS by-polls in Karnataka

New Delhi: Under attack over its decision to hold by-elections in three Lok Sabha constituencies in Karnataka with only months…

2019 LS poll: VVPATs for all 10.6 lakh polling stations, says EC

New Delhi: Assuring timely allocation of electronic voting machines (EVM) for the 2019 general elections, the Election Commission on Sunday…

PM Modi pressured EC to delay announcement of election dates: Congress

Kolkata: Congress chief spokesperson Randeep Singh Surjewala on Saturday accused the Election Commission of deliberately delaying its scheduled press conference…

Congress can’t interfere in our functioning: EC to SC

New Delhi: The Election Commission of India (ECI) on Tuesday said that the Congress party cannot approach the Supreme Court…

Nobody becomes EC without political approach: Akhilesh Yadav

New Delhi: Samajwadi Party President Akhilesh Yadav on Sunday said that nobody becomes an Election Commissioner "without political approach". "People…

EC team to review poll preparedness in Rajasthan

Jaipur: Chief Election Commissioner, O. P. Rawat, along with Election Commissioners, Sunil Arora and Ashok Lavasa, will be meeting with…