Model Code Of Conduct
India  /  Published 05.02.20

Delhi to go to polls on February 8

The voting for Delhi Assembly elections will be held on February 8 and the counting will take place on February 11, the Election Commission announced on Monday. More than 1 crore 46 lakh voters a...
By The Telegraph in New Delhi

India  /  Published 11.11.19

Tributes pour in for T. N. Seshan

Leaders across the political spectrum condoled the demise of former chief election commissioner T. N. Seshan, who passed away in Chennai on Sunday night.Top Congress leaders, including party chief Son...
By The Telegraph and PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 01.11.19

Jharkhand Assembly polls to be held from Nov. 30

Jharkhand Assembly elections will be held in five phases from November 30 to December 20, the Election Commission said on Friday.The counting of votes will take place on December 23, chief election co...
By The Telegraph in New Delhi

Bihar  /  Published 20.10.19

FIR against Bihar BJP chief, candidate

An FIR has been lodged against Bihar BJP chief Sanjay Jaiswal and Sweety Singh, the party's candidate for Kishanganj assembly bypoll, for allegedly violating the model code of conduct, an official sai...
By PTI in Kishanganj

India  /  Published 14.10.19

Wardha varsity revokes expulsions

The Wardha-based Mahatma Gandhi Antarrashtriya Hindi Vishwavidyalaya on Sunday revoked the expulsion of five students who had written a protest letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, but seemed to in...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 25.06.19

'One nation, one election': proper debate needed

The idea of conducting simultaneous elections for the Lok Sabha and the state assemblies has resulted in spirited deliberations. The debate has been kindled, once again, with the prime minister announ...
By The Editorial Board in

India  /  Published 21.05.19

EC could have taken decisions quickly: Ex-CEC Krishnamurthy

Former chief election commissioner T.S. Krishnamurthy on Tuesday said the poll body has done 'a good job' in conducting the Lok Sabha elections but could have taken decisions on certain complaints in ...
By PTI in Hyderabad

Opinion  /  Published 21.05.19

Questions about the health of our democracy

A long and rancorous electoral season has drawn to a close. India’s general elections for the 17th Lok Sabha were staggered over seven phases. More than a month separated the first and final dates o...
By The Editorial Board in

India  /  Published 19.05.19

Trinamul writes to EC over PM’s Kedarnath visit

The Trinamul Congress wrote to the Election Commission of India on Sunday, alleging the visit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to the Himalayan shrine of Kedarnath is a violation of the model code of c...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 18.05.19

EC might have been captured by Modi government: Congress

The Congress on Saturday said the Election Commission might have been captured by the Narendra Modi government and the watchdog’s institutional integrity was “in jeopardy”, voicing its fears at ...
By Sanjay K. Jha in New Delhi


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