Tag: Election Commission

Modi spends night in Kedarnath cave, thanks EC

Dehradun: After spending Saturday night meditating inside a cave, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday morning again offered prayers at…

647 paid news cases during Lok Sabha elections 2019: EC

New Delhi: The Election Commission said a total of 647 cases of paid news have been found while 909 posts…

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…

Recording of EC’s dissent a grey area, say experts

New Delhi: As the rift between Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Sunil Arora and Election Commissioner Ashok Lavasa became public on…

Lavasa’s letter: EC to meet on Tuesday

NEW DELHI: Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Sunil Arora on Saturday termed as "unsavoury and avoidable" the controversy surrounding the recording…

Congress accuses Modi govt of capturing EC

NEW DELHI: Reacting to the developments in the Election Commission, Congress on Saturday slams Modi government over election commissioner Ashok…

After RBI, CBI, SC, CVC now it is Election Commission

NEW DELHI: One after another institution’s autonomy has been destroyed. Latest is the Election Commission. Differences in the Election Commission…

EC notice to Sunny Deol for poll code violation

Chandigarh: The Election Commission on Saturday sent a notice to actor and BJP candidate from Punjab's Gurdaspur Sunny Deol for…

EC notice to Sunny Deol for poll code violation

Chandigarh: The Election Commission on Saturday sent a notice to actor and BJP candidate from Punjab's Gurdaspur Sunny Deol for…

EC ready for counting on May 23

Hyderabad: The Election Commission of India (ECI) has made all arrangements for counting of votes polled for 17 parliamentary segments…

Omar, Mehbooba hail Mamata for standing against BJP, question EC

New Delhi: Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti and her predecessor Omar Abdullah have extended support to West…

Bengal: Congress’s Ahmed Patel questions EC’s decision, defended TMC

NEW DELHI: Senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel on Wednesday came down heavily on the Election Commission after it cut short…

BJP forced EC to ban campaigning in WB: Mayawati

Lucknow: BSP President Mayawati on Thursday alleged that the Election Commission's decision to curtail campaigning in West Bengal was taken…

Congress slams EC decision on poll campaigning in Bengal

New Delhi: After the Election Commission curtailed campaign timing for the remaining nine Lok Sabha seats in West Bengal by…

EC seeks response from three media for displaying poll results survey

New Delhi [India]: The Election Commission of India (ECI) has received complaints against three media houses with respect to displaying…

WB: BJP approaches CEO after their leaders denied permission to hold rallies

Kolkata (West Bengal): After BJP president Amit Shah was denied permission to hold a rally in Jadavpur, the Bharatiya Janata…

Delhi records 59.8% voter turnout

New Delhi: A turnout of 59.8 per cent was recorded in elections for Delhi's seven parliamentary constituencies on Sunday, the…

“Impressed, we don’t have these in Australia”: Envoy on EVMs

New Delhi: The Australian High Commissioner to India, who is here to observe the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, praised the…

EC not strict against leaders using derogatory language for women: Mayawati

Lucknow: Continuing bitter criticism of the Congress party, BSP supremo Mayawati on Saturday alleged that the party's government in Rajasthan…

Modi pooh-poohs attempts by regional parties to form govt, says Congress will get less than 44

Rohtak: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday dismissed the possibility of formation of a government led by regional political parties…