Electronic Voting Machines Evms
India  /  Published 12.08.22

SC dismisses plea challenging EVMs

The Supreme Court on Friday dismissed a plea challenging the constitutional validity of a provision of the Representation of the People Act, which had led to the introduction of electronic voting mach...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 18.07.22

Votes in ballot boxes, not EVMs

Ever wondered why electronic voting machines, used in four Lok Sabha elections and 127 assembly polls since 2004, are not deployed in polls to elect the President and Vice President of India, members ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 09.03.22

EVM row: Officer suspended

Akhilesh Yadav on Tuesday had alleged that EVMs not used in the just-concluded Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections were being smuggled into strongrooms where machines deployed in the polls have been kept...
By Our Bureau

India  /  Published 09.03.22

Akhilesh raises EVM alarm

Akhilesh Yadav, the Samajwadi Party president, has alleged that EVMs not used in the just-concluded Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections were being smuggled into strongrooms where machines deployed in the...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

West Bengal  /  Published 03.03.22

Winners with a twist

As the results of 107 civic bodies were announced on Wednesday, it was found that a number of candidates who had contested from political parties or as Independents were unusual victors.  Some w...
By Our Bureau


West Bengal  /  Published 03.03.22

Taherpur: Only seat in CPM’s basket

Taherpur municipality in Nadia stood out on a day marked by Trinamul sweep as the 13-member strong civic body turned out to be one of the two places in the state where the ruling party had to taste de...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Ranaghat

West Bengal  /  Published 24.02.22

HC gives poll panel power to decide on forces

A BJP candidate contesting Englishbazar municipal polls has been accused of offering money to a voter during his campaign. A video circulating on social media shows Krishna Mandal, the BJP candidate ...
By Tapas Ghosh in Calcutta

India  /  Published 10.10.21

Alert on remote electronic voting plan of EC

A former chief election commissioner and an ex-returning officer who had flagged the “vulnerability” of electronic voting machines to tampering have opposed a purported proposal for remote...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 14.08.21

Ballot box dusted, hill poll hope brightens

The Darjeeling district administration has cleaned ballot boxes that were lying unused in a store room for decades, a move which has created excitement among political parties because panchayat electi...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 17.07.21

Bengal: EVM scan in bypoll zones

The Election Commission on Friday issued a notification for a bypoll to a vacant Rajya Sabha seat in Bengal on August 9. The bypoll was necessitated by the resignation of Dinesh Trivedi. The term of ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta


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