Election Commission Ec
Jharkhand  /  Published 25.08.22

Hemant: EC sends views to Governor

The Election Commission has sent its opinion to Jharkhand Governor Ramesh Bais on a plea seeking that Chief Minister Hemant Soren be disqualified as an MLA for violating electoral law by extending a m...
By PTI in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 22.08.22

People forced to link voter ID: TMC

In his representation to the EC on behalf of the TMC, Gokhale pointed out that the Election Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2021, which allows for the linking of electoral data with the Aadhaar number, was pas...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 14.08.22

Opposition push for fair polls

 Leaders of major Opposition parties on Saturday endorsed several resolutions by civil society groups towards a better electoral process, including a more verifiable voting mechanism, scrapping o...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 09.08.22

EC: AAP receives Goa recognition

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Tuesday said it has received state party status in Goa from the Election Commission on the basis of a review of its performance in the February assembly polls. The party ...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 09.08.22

No compulsion on Aadhaar: EC

A senior Election Commission of India official told The Telegraph on Monday that no citizen would be compelled to give their Aadhaar details to poll officials even if they have an Aadhaar number. The...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi


World  /  Published 07.08.22

FIA to probe Imran's PTI funding

Pakistan's top investigative agency has formed a five-member special monitoring panel to coordinate with zonal teams probing the prohibited funding case against former prime minister Imran Khan...
By Sajjad Hussain in Islamabad

India  /  Published 07.08.22

New VP: EC issues certificate of election

The Election Commission on Sunday issued a certificate announcing the election of NDA candidate Jagdeep Dhankhar as the 14th vice president of India. Chief Election Commissioner Rajiv Kumar and Elect...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 06.08.22

CPM writes to EC on Aadhaar data

CPM general secretary Sitaram Yechury on Friday wrote to the chief election commissioner expressing concern about the linking of voter cards with Aadhaar, flagging issues of privacy and voter deletion...
By Anita Joshua in New Delhi

India  /  Published 05.08.22

Shinde: SC restrains action

The Supreme Court on Thursday restrained the Election Commission from taking any “precipitate” action” on a plea by the Eknath Shinde-led faction to recognise it as the “real S...
By R. Balaji in New Delhi

India  /  Published 04.08.22

Who's the real Sena? SC breather for Uddhav camp

The Supreme Court Thursday asked the Election Commission not to take any precipitative action for now on the Eknath Shinde faction's plea that it be considered the real Shiv Sena and granted the p...
By PTI in New Delhi


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