Election Commission
India  /  Published 30.11.20

Mehbooba: BJP agenda at work

Former chief minister Mehbooba Mufti on Sunday mentioned the courts and the Election Commission while saying key institutions had been “compromised” and were “implementing the BJP&rs...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

West Bengal  /  Published 12.11.20

ECI asks for central forces estimate

The Election Commission of India asked the Bengal government to send an estimate on central forces needed for 2021 Assembly polls, the query coming as a surprise for Nabanna.  An official said i...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

India  /  Published 11.11.20

Bihar: EC rejects RJD’s claim

The Election Commission of India on Tuesday night rejected the RJD’s claim that 119 candidates of the Gathbandhan had been declared elected. The deputy election commissioner in charge of Bihar,...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 10.11.20

Parties seek error-free voter list

Opposition parties in Bengal on Monday urged the Election Commission of India to ensure the sanctity of the electoral roll revision process, curtailed this time because of the pandemic, to ensure free...
By Meghdeep Bhattacharyya in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 06.11.20

Elections: Promises meant to be broken

Ideally, election manifestos should be visionary frameworks that declare policy options and aims of political parties in any forthcoming electoral contest. Manifestos reflect the ideological position ...
By Anita Tagore in

West Bengal  /  Published 03.11.20

EC calls Bengal all-party meeting on November 9

The Election Commission of India has called an all-party meeting for Bengal on November 9, a move indicative of the panel’s willingness to get the ball rolling for the state’s Assembly ele...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta

India  /  Published 03.11.20

SC stays Kamal Nath star-campaigner axe

By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 02.11.20

SC: Kamal Nath order stayed

The Supreme Court Monday stayed the Election Commission order which revoked the "star campaigner" status of former Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath for model code violation during th...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

India  /  Published 31.10.20

Kamal Nath moves SC

Congress leader and former Madhya Pradesh chief minister Kamal Nath on Saturday moved the Supreme Court challenging an Election Commission (EC) order revoking his ‘star campaigner’ status ...
By Our Bureau and Agencies in New Delhi

India  /  Published 31.10.20

EC: free vaccine pledge not a poll code violation

The BJP's promise of providing free coronavirus vaccine in its manifesto for the Bihar assembly polls is not violative of the provisions of the model code, the Election Commission has held. Respo...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi


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