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

Opinion  /  Published 31.12.18

#Year-end: Inside the mind of a voter turning 18

By Manashi Sengupta and sketches by Rahul Awasthi in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 18.05.19

Voters who want end to riots

A road winding through green fields, trees swaying in the mid-afternoon breeze, women carrying home buckets filled from deep tube-wells, ducklings floating in ponds — Paschim Changdyanga in Deganga,...
By Kinsuk Basu in Deganga

Jharkhand  /  Published 12.05.19

Wheels that keep our nation moving

Two vehicles, two very different lives, but one mission. To vote and elect the country’s leaders. Sindri girl, Yashoda Kumari, 29, who works as software engineer in Wipro, Noida, covered 1,350 km on...
By Praduman Choubey and Jayesh Thaker in Jamshedpur/Dhanbad

Jharkhand  /  Published 04.05.19

Personal touch to get women to booths

Gas stoves and drinking water over surgical strikes? Wooing the ma-bahu-beti voters is important for all parties this general elections. Women voters in Jharkhand are around 1.04 crore or 47.65 per ce...
By Antara Bose in Jamshedpur


India  /  Published 29.04.19

34.71 per cent votes cast in West Bengal till 11am amid violence

Voting began amid incidents of violence in West Bengal, where an estimated 34.71 per cent of voters exercised their franchise till 11 am on Monday in eight Lok Sabha constituencies, election officials...
By PTI in Calcutta

North East  /  Published 20.04.19

Cheers! Free ride to franchise

Rapido, a bike-taxi service here, is offering free rides to voters to their polling stations on Tuesday, the third phase of the Lok Sabha polls.Rapido users will have to book a bike through the Rapido...
By Abdul Gani in Guwahati

India  /  Published 19.04.19

Scared to be Muslim: family’s cry of anguish in Mathura village

Sher Khan is a 23-year-old unemployed science graduate who voted for the BJP in 2014. His entire family also did — theirs is the only Muslim family residing at Rawal village, believed to be the birt...
By J.P. Yadav in Mathura

North East  /  Published 16.04.19

40-foot gamosa to weave poll awareness into voters

Basumoti Pator, 35, of Morigaon district has woven a 40-foot gamosa to enhance voter awareness in the central Assam district about the 17th Lok Sabha elections. “The 40-foot-long traditional Assames...
By Sarat Sarma in Nagaon

India  /  Published 12.04.19

Corporate honchos furious over voter list deletions

Two corporate honchos — Maruti Suzuki chairman R.C. Bhargava and Apollo Hospitals vice-chairperson Shobhana Kamineni — were furious after their names were deleted from the voters’ list on the fi...
By Our Bureau in New Delhi


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