India  /  Published 12.08.22

SC dismisses plea challenging EVMs

The Supreme Court on Friday dismissed a plea challenging the constitutional validity of a provision of the Representation of the People Act, which had led to the introduction of electronic voting mach...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 18.07.22

Votes in ballot boxes, not EVMs

Ever wondered why electronic voting machines, used in four Lok Sabha elections and 127 assembly polls since 2004, are not deployed in polls to elect the President and Vice President of India, members ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 06.05.22

Delimitation: Cong blasts suggestions

The Jammu and Kashmir Congress on Thursday sharply reacted to the report of the Delimitation Commission, terming it totally biased, faulty, politically motivated and against the basic norms of delimit...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Jammu

Business  /  Published 20.04.22

e-voting ends for Future Retail shareholders

The electronic voting process for the shareholders of  debt-ridden Future Retail Ltd (FRL) ended on Tuesday evening ahead of the meetings of the shareholders and creditors to approve the sale of ...
By PTI in New Delhi

World  /  Published 25.03.22

No bar on voting: Court

Pakistan’s Chief Justice Umar Ata Bandial said on Thursday that discarding lawmakers’ vote during the no-confidence motion against the Prime Minister would be “insulting” and a...
By Reuters in Islamabad


India  /  Published 09.03.22

EVM row: Officer suspended

Akhilesh Yadav on Tuesday had alleged that EVMs not used in the just-concluded Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections were being smuggled into strongrooms where machines deployed in the polls have been kept...
By Our Bureau

India  /  Published 09.03.22

Akhilesh raises EVM alarm

Akhilesh Yadav, the Samajwadi Party president, has alleged that EVMs not used in the just-concluded Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections were being smuggled into strongrooms where machines deployed in the...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

West Bengal  /  Published 03.03.22

Winners with a twist

As the results of 107 civic bodies were announced on Wednesday, it was found that a number of candidates who had contested from political parties or as Independents were unusual victors.  Some w...
By Our Bureau

West Bengal  /  Published 03.03.22

Taherpur: Only seat in CPM’s basket

Taherpur municipality in Nadia stood out on a day marked by Trinamul sweep as the 13-member strong civic body turned out to be one of the two places in the state where the ruling party had to taste de...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Ranaghat

West Bengal  /  Published 28.02.22

‘Torn sari’ & proxy voting slur on TMC

Mahua Das, an Independent candidate from ward 35 of Rajpur-Sonarpur municipality in South 24-Parganas alleged she was manhandled by goons allegedly backed by the Trinamul on Sunday when she tried to r...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta


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