Tag: EC

Stage set for counting of votes tomorrow

New Delhi: All is set for counting of votes in 542 Lok Sabha constituencies on Thursday as opposition parties mounted…

Maharashtra: Congress urges EC to ensure the security of EVMs, vigilance at counting centers

Mumbai: Mumbai Congress president Milind Deora on Tuesday urged the Election Commission to take the required steps for ensuring safety…

Oppn insulting people’s mandate by blaming EVMs: Naqvi

Mumbai: Union Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Tuesday slammed the opposition parties over their allegations on EVM discrepancies, saying it…

EC seeks report after Tej Pratap’s bouncers thrash mediapersons

Patna: The Election Commission (EC) has sought a report from the Patna District Magistrate on the alleged thrashing of mediapersons…

EC finds Congress’ Milind Deora’s Jain comment ‘violative’ under MCC

New Delhi : The Election Commission of India (ECI) on Monday found the speech delivered by Mumbai Congress chief and…

LS polls: 25.14 percent voter turnout till noon, WB leads tally

New Delhi: A voter turn out of 25.14 percent was recorded at noon on Sunday in the sixth phase of…

EC finds Smriti’s charge of booth capturing false

Lucknow: The Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) of Uttar Pradesh, Lakku Venkateshwarlu, has said that the allegations of booth capturing leveled…

EC serves notice to BJP candidate Kirron Kher for using children

Chandigarh: BJP’s Chandigarh candidate Kirron Kher is in troubled waters as the EC has issued a notice seeking her reply…

Dias is not for singing ‘bhajans’ but to attack opposition: Yogi on EC notice

Lucknow: Do we go to the dais to sing devotional songs? We go there to defeat the opposition party and…

Model code not a substitute for free speech: Jaitley

New Delhi: BJP leader and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday said the model code of conduct (MCC) is not…

EC to decide complaints against Modi, Rahul on Tuesday

New Delhi: The Election Commission (EC) on Tuesday is set to decide on complaints of alleged violations of the model…

BJP candidate Pragya Thakur in troubled waters over ‘curse’ remark

Bhopal: Malegaon blast accused and BJP candidate Pragya Singh Thakur from Bhopal has landed herself in trouble waters over her…

Why EC restrictions only on Andhra, asks Naidu

Tirupati: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu on Saturday took exception to the Election Commission imposing restrictions on his…

Lok Sabha polls: Six polling officers suspended for dereliction of duty in Odisha

Bhuwaneshwar: The Bargarh District Collector on Friday suspended six polling officers, including three presiding officers and three sector officers, for…

Parties resume campaign after EC defers Tripura poll

Agartala: Most political parties and candidates in Tripura East Lok Sabha constituency resumed their campaign on Wednesday after the Election…

Congress alleges rigging of LS polls by EC in TS

Hyderabad: The Congress party has alleged that the Lok Sabha elections, held in first and single phase in Telangana State…

President to decide cancellation of Vellore elections: EC

New Delhi: Suspecting money used to influence voters after the commission body seized cash from DMK leaders over the last…

Are you ‘toothless’ against errant politicians, answer us: SC to Election Commission

New Delhi: Irked over the Election Commission’s inaction against errant politicians spewing venom and engaging in hate speech, breaching the…

After Yogi, Mayawati, will EC act against Modi: Congress

New Delhi: Welcoming the Election Commission's (EC) curbs on BSP chief Mayawati and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath's campaigning,…

EC not agreeing to TDP’s demand of 50% counting of VVPATs, acting under BJP: Chandrababu Naidu

New Delhi: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Sunday alleged that the Election Commission acting at the behest…