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Saturday, Aug 17, 2019
news about Election commission
Aug 14, 2019 00:35
An official aware of developments said the election watchdog was familiarising itself with provisions of the Act under which Jammu and Kashmir state has been carved into two Union Territories — Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh – that will come into effect... read more
Aug 13, 2019 15:17
Election Commission is familiarising itself with the aspect of the Bill that concern reorganising the state of Jammu and Kashmir into two Union Territories. The Bill proposes addition of seven more assembly seats. read more
Aug 12, 2019 00:11
On Saturday, Raj had sought the Election Commission’s intervention to postpone the polls, scheduled to take place around September-October, citing the floods in Kolhapur and Sangli. read more
Aug 09, 2019 23:32
In the last two years, Naidu faced a tough challenge to run the House as Opposition members frequently came to the well, raised slogans and banners and frequently disrupted the functioning. read more
Aug 09, 2019 20:42
The resignation was accepted five days after Phoolka had threatened to move the Supreme Court if no decision was taken on it quickly. read more
Aug 09, 2019 00:05
In the first phase, the group will set up camps in 100 colleges of Mumbai in August and early September to enrol all unregistered voters in the state as well as those who have migrated to Maharashtra, but not transferred their voter identity to the ... read more
Aug 08, 2019 23:32
Neeraj Shekhar is a two-time former Lok Sabha MP from Ballia. He lost in the 2014 Lok Sabha polls after which the Samajwadi Party named him its Rajya Sabha candidate. read more
Aug 06, 2019 23:35
In a notice, the Election Commission had recently asked the NCP to explain why their national party status should not be revoked. read more
Aug 06, 2019 00:13
The current effective strength of the Jammu and Kashmir Assembly is 87, including four seats falling in Ladakh region, which will now be a separate UT without a legislature. Twenty-four seats of the assembly continue to remain vacant as they fall under... read more
Aug 06, 2019 00:11
In a letter to the EC dated August 2, the Brihanmumbai Sarvajanik Ganeshostsav Samanvay Samiti (BSGSS) said that the MCC, if implemented during Ganeshotsav, would impact funding of the mandals. However, a date for the meeting is yet to be decided. read more
Aug 03, 2019 00:15
“Any party will not use its name or flag in this agitation. We will all march with the Tricolour. This is a movement by people who want transparency in the electoral system,” said Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray, who has taken the... read more
Jul 31, 2019 06:01
Still, doubts about EVMs have been planted, despite the fact that none of the Voter Verifiable Paper Audit Trail (VVPAT) machines showed a mismatch with the EVM count . read more
Jul 26, 2019 09:12
As institutional mediators between citizens, their right to information and the State, it is the information commissions who shape norms (and limits) of transparency. read more
Jul 23, 2019 03:14
“Shockingly, the convict has been described as a brand ambassador of the Election Commission,” the notice read. read more
Jul 21, 2019 07:26
Past protests by opposition parties that EVMs were vulnerable to tampering have failed to convince the Election Commission (EC), which has rejected the allegations. read more