Model Code Of Conduct
West Bengal  /  Published 25.04.19

Code-breach heat on poll body

 For over a fortnight now, a Calcuttan has been knocking on the doors of the Election Commission of India (ECI) to draw its attention to an alleged violation of the model code of conduct by the P...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in Calcutta

India  /  Published 20.04.19

EC directs Eros Now to take down Modi web series

Citing the model code of conduct for the Lok Sabha polls, the Election Commission on Saturday directed Eros Now to immediately take down a web series on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and all related co...
By PTI in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 18.04.19

BJP is using institutions to intimidate rivals

Coyness does not befit institutions of eminence. The Election Commission had recently confessed to the Supreme Court that it was powerless to crack down against hate speeches that are being delivered ...
By The Editorial Board in

Jharkhand  /  Published 09.04.19

Cameras to tail rally netas in Jamshedpur

Videographers would tail politicians and their supporters during Ramnavami rallies here to prevent model code of conduct violations, the East Singhbhum DC, also the district electoral officer for Jams...
By Our Special Correspondent in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 22.03.19

Last journey home on free government hearse

From now, even the poor can have a dignified departure. The state health department, which completed the tender process to buy ambulances for hearse services before the model code of conduct was impos...
By Animesh Bisoee in Ranchi/Jamshedpur


West Bengal  /  Published 16.03.19

Poll vigil: Rs 3cr haul from Calcutta

Unaccounted for money totalling Rs 3 crore has been seized in the city since the Lok Sabha election dates were announced last Sunday, the income tax department has said.The cash was seized from busine...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 13.03.19

Glare on WhatsApp poll talk

WhatsApp messages supporting a particular candidate for the parliamentary elections will come under the category of paid news, Ranchi SDO Garima Singh issued a notification to this effect on Wednesday...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

India  /  Published 08.05.19

SC refuses to hear plea seeking action against Modi, Shah for MCC violations

The Supreme Court on Wednesday refused to hear Congress lawmaker Sushmita Dev's plea seeking action against Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP president Amit Shah for alleged poll code violations. ...
By The Telegraph in New Delhi

India  /  Published 01.05.19

EC lifts model code of conduct from 11 coastal districts of Odisha

The Election Commission has lifted the model code of conduct from 11 coastal districts of Odisha, which are likely to be hit by Cyclone Fani, an official said.The state is bracing for a severe cycloni...
By PTI in Bhubaneswar

India  /  Published 30.04.19

Congress MP Sushmita Dev raises abdication finger at EC

A major party moving the highest court of the land against the Election Commission for “abdication” of duty in the middle of the electoral process is unheard of but the Congress feels that circums...
By Sanjay K. Jha in New Delhi


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