Representation Of The People Act
North East  /  Published 02.02.20

Bru names not deleted, says official

The Mizoram election department on Sunday denied reports in a section of media that names of over 11,000 Bru voters camping in six relief camps in Tripura have been deleted from the Mizoram electoral ...
By Henry L. Khojol in Aizawl

India  /  Published 29.01.20

EC axes BJP duo from star campaigner list

The Election Commission on Wednesday removed a Union minister and an MP from the BJP’s list of star campaigners for the Delhi Assembly elections and sent them showcause notices for violating section...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 12.11.19

Pati, patni aur poll woe this season

With auspicious dates for tying the nuptial knot clashing with the festival of democracy, wedding parties are likely to face a vehicle crunch after the administration seizes a large number of commerci...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

India  /  Published 08.10.19

Law ministry mulling EC proposal on voters' Aadhaar data

The law ministry is learnt to be considering an Election Commission proposal to give it statutory backing to collect Aadhaar number of new applicants and existing voters to check multiple entries in e...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 18.08.19

EC wants Aadhaar numbers to clean up rolls

The Election Commission has asked the government to give it statutory backing to collect Aadhaar numbers of new applicants and existing voters to check multiple entries in electoral rolls.In a letter ...
By PTI in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 12.07.19

Does the order of names on an EVM matter?

My parents must be thanked for giving me a name starting with the letter ‘A’. There’s a possibility that my name will figure in the topmost position of an electronic voting machine. Section 38 o...
By Atanu Biswas in

India  /  Published 28.04.19

Gambhir hits out at AAP over dual-voter complaint

Gautam Gambhir, the cricketer turned politician, has asserted that he possesses only one voter identity card, adding that the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) was making baseless allegations against him. Gambhi...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 26.04.19

Gautam in Gambhir problem? AAP says he's a voter in 2 seats

AAP's East Delhi candidate Atishi today alleged that BJP candidate Gautam Gambhir possessed two EPIC cards, which means that the former cricketer could be a voter from two constituencies. Atishi appea...
By Furquan Ameen in New Delhi

India  /  Published 05.04.19

Double-standard finger at EC on poll code violations

The Election Commission of India said on Thursday that “cases are being registered” against Maharashtra Dalit leader Prakash Ambedkar for declaring his intent to “jail” the poll panel if he ca...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi


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