Election Commission Ec
India  /  Published 31.01.22

Ban on poll rallies till February 11

  The Election Commission on Monday extended the ban on roadshows, 'padyatras', vehicle rallies and processions till February 11, but enhanced the number of people allowed in door-to-doo...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 25.01.22

New voter ids will arrive by post

The Election Commission of India has decided to send illustrated Elector Photo Identity Cards (EPIC) to newly enrolled voters via post, a senior official said on Tuesday. The service will be launched...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Calcutta

India  /  Published 24.01.22

EC on poll video vans

The decision of the Election Commission to allow parties use video vans for campaigning in poll-bound states comes with a series of stringent dos and don'ts, including the one which states that th...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 24.01.22

UP: BJP nominee booked

The BJP's Miranpur candidate for the Uttar Pradesh assembly polls has been booked for allegedly giving an inflammatory speech at an election meeting and violating EC guidelines on physical campaig...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Muzaffarnagar

India  /  Published 17.01.22

Punjab polls on February 20

The Election Commission on Monday decided to hold the single-phase assembly polls in Punjab on February 20 instead of February 14 in view of Guru Ravidas Jayanti. Several political parties had approa...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Chandigarh


India  /  Published 16.01.22

Covid: Odisha reports over 10k cases

Odisha has reported more than 10,000 Covid-19 cases for the third consecutive day on Saturday. On Thursday, the state had reported 10,059 cases and the number rose to 10,273 on Friday and 10,856 on S...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

India  /  Published 15.01.22

Notice to EC for Dharma Sansad ban

The Jamiat Ulama-e-Hind on Friday issued a legal notice to the Election Commission seeking a ban on a Dharma Sansad it said was being planned in Aligarh district to “vitiate the electoral atmosp...
By R. Balaji in New Delhi

India  /  Published 08.01.22

Poll dates in 5 states announced

Assembly elections in five states, namely, Uttar Pradesh, Manipur, Punjab, Goa and Uttarakhand, will be held in seven phases between February 10 and March 7, and results declared on March 10, the Elec...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta, New Delhi

India  /  Published 08.01.22

Poll dates of 5 states today

  The Election Commission will announce the dates for assembly polls in five states at 3.30 pm Saturday. The poll body has convened a press conference in which it will declare the schedule for ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 07.01.22

Covid: Slumber on election rallies

The five poll-bound states have recorded 13-fold to 47-fold increases in new Covid-19 infections over the past three weeks but the Election Commission and the Union health ministry have not discussed ...
By G.S. Mudur , Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi


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