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

North East  /  Published 28.01.20

Demand to revise poll roll

Civil society groups in Mizoram on Tuesday demanded that the names of the Bru voters living in Tripura who did not return to Mizoram before the signing of the quadripartite agreement be immediately de...
By Henry L. Khojol in Aizawl

North East  /  Published 23.01.20

Tripura Brus out of Mizoram voter list

Names of over 11,000 Bru voters, staying at six relief camps in Tripura, will be deleted from Mizoram’s voter list.It has been necessitated following signing of a quadripartite agreement that gave t...
By Henry L. Khojol in Aizawl

India  /  Published 16.12.19

Phase IV peaceful

Phase IV of the Assembly election passed without incident in the 15 seats that voted on Monday.In these constituencies, 62.54 per cent voters exercised their franchise, the turnout 2.12 percentage poi...
By TT Bureau in Ranchi

Jharkhand  /  Published 07.12.19

Model booths with festive feel

Balloons and voting? Why not. The second phase of Jharkhand’s Great EVM Festival attracted many voters to 129 model booths in East Singhbhum district.Voters, young and old, loved the balloon-and-flo...
By Our Correspondent in Jamshedpdur

Jharkhand  /  Published 07.12.19

When the vote becomes an example

Basanti Mahto was barely able to walk while heading to cast her vote at Pragati Saraswati Shishu Vidya Mandir booth in Jamshedpur East constituency on Friday.The 80-year-old, a resident of Birsanagar ...
By Jayesh Thaker & Antara Bose in Jamshedpdur

India  /  Published 26.10.19

Postal ballot for disabled & voters aged above 80

Differently abled people and those over 80 years of age can now cast their vote through postal ballots, the government said on Saturday, in a move aimed at increasing voter participation. At present, ...
By PTI in New Delhi

World  /  Published 19.10.19

House of Commons delays Brexit vote

The British Parliament was recalled on a Saturday for the first time since the Falklands War in 1982 but MPs decided to frustrate Boris Johnson’s ambitions of getting his Brexit deal through the Com...
By Amit Roy in London

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

West Bengal  /  Published 25.05.19

Polarisation in Bengal

A closer look at the Lok Sabha poll results in Bengal shows the ruling Trinamul ahead in 93 out of the 125 minority-dominated Assembly segments and the BJP in 23, suggesting voting largely along relig...
By Devadeep Purohit in Calcutta


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