The app will give the status of electors waiting in the queue to the public, who can plan their visit to polling station accordingly. Booth app will also give voter turnout on a real-time basis on polling day.
Updated on Jan 02, 2020 09:45 AM IST
New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
The first-time MLA hired an e-rickshaw to reach home from where he picked up a bicycle to reach the polling booth no 174 of Karnal’s Prem Nagar to cast his vote.
Published on Oct 21, 2019 11:57 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent, Karnal/chandigarh
Sarabha village had on Sunday witnessed a high-voltage drama after SAD candidate Manpreet Singh Ayali accused Zira MLA Kulbir Singh of camping in the village.
Published on Oct 21, 2019 10:51 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Mohit Khanna, Dakha
Maharashtra assembly election 2019: HC allows Mumbai liquor shops to open on evening of counting day
The Maharashtra Wine Merchants Association had moved the high court challenging the October 4, 2019, order of Mumbai’s district collector to close their shops.
Updated on Oct 19, 2019 01:46 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By HT Correspondent
Decision taken in light of Dakha being declared a sensitive area, owing to acts of poll violence in the past
Published on Oct 19, 2019 12:15 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Deepa Sharma, Ludhiana
Delhi CEO Ranbir Singh on Friday said he circulated a note to all nodal officers, returning officers and other key officials seeking their suggestions on areas that need improvement as well as where they seem to have done well.
Updated on May 25, 2019 09:17 AM IST
New Delhi | By Vatsala Shrangi
The poll commission, however, refuted the allegations and said the Delhi chief electoral officer would meet senior leaders of the AAP on Saturday to clear their doubts.
Updated on May 18, 2019 08:37 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
Yadav said he has lodged a complaint with the Election Commission of India demanding a repoll in Chandaka, Firozepur Jhirka, Jhamuwas and the Sirmathla booth in Sohna, as bogus voting allegedly took place here.
Published on May 18, 2019 05:16 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Gurugram | By HT Correspondent
At least in three parliamentary constituencies – New Delhi, East Delhi and South Delhi - the turnout percentage of female voters was found to be marginally more than the male voters turnout.
Published on May 17, 2019 05:34 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Delhi | By HT Correspondent
Manoj Sinha, a union minster of state for railways and a BJP candidate, is contesting against Afzal Ansari, elder brother of Mafioso-turned- politician Mukhtar Ansari of the BSP.
Updated on May 23, 2019 11:23 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By Pawan Dixit, Lucknow
According to locals, on May 12 a clash between Congress supporters and BJP supporters took place. After voting, BJP supporter Dharmender shot his cousin brother Raja because he voted for the Congress. Mother of the victim also sustained injuries in the incident.
Updated on May 17, 2019 06:41 PM IST
Jhajjar (Haryana) | By Asian News International
The mock poll drive is taken up an hour before the start of actual polling to ensure that the three parts of the voting system — EVM, control unit and VVPAT — are functioning properly. Dummy votes are also polled to check the functioning of the three parts.
Updated on May 14, 2019 03:54 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Ghaziabad | By Peeyush Khandelwal
The largest number of very sensitive booths are in Jamshedpur (662), followed by Singhbhum (496), Giridih (392) and Dhanbad (212).
Published on May 12, 2019 05:41 AM IST
Ranchi | By Manish Raj
While relatives have demanded action against those who denied her leave application, government officials claimed that they did not receive a leave application at all.
Published on May 12, 2019 01:44 AM IST
By HT Correspondent
In certain parts of Delhi-NCR, wind speeds were as high as 30 to 40kmph, improving air quality in neighbouring cities like Delhi and Faridabad as well.
Updated on May 12, 2019 07:08 AM IST
Gurugram | By HT Correspondent
After all the agonising and venting, all roads in a democracy lead to the polling booth
Updated on May 11, 2019 07:59 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By Rehana Munir
Addressing a press conference, AAP’s Delhi convener Gopal Rai said the party has covered almost 90% of the voters during its campaigns that was “way ahead of the rivals”.
Updated on May 11, 2019 09:27 AM IST
New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
Delhi Metro train services will begin from 4 am on May 12, the day of polling in Lok Sabha election in Delhi, so that the staff on election duty can avail the facility for travelling.
Updated on May 10, 2019 11:52 AM IST
New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
The directions for this initiative were issued by the district inspector of schools (DIoS).
Updated on May 12, 2019 12:35 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Lukhnow | By Saurabh Chauhan
Bajpai’s defection, however, will not lead to a bypoll on the Gandhi Nagar seat as the assembly elections in the national capital are due early next year.
Updated on May 04, 2019 11:45 PM IST
New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
There is a simple and straightforward solution to solve this problem. It is to reform the election law and to let the NRI’s vote from where they are. They could cast either postal votes or vote online.
Updated on May 01, 2019 08:03 AM IST
By Frank Islam
Considering the general somnolence of the metropolis where neither the rich nor the poor have the time for much, but the business of living, it was heartening to note that the middle class still remembers the man who died saving their city from Pakistani terrorists
Updated on May 01, 2019 08:42 AM IST
Hindustan Times | By Sujata Anandan
The Congress party calls it a conspiracy to defame the party candidate on the polling day.
Updated on Apr 30, 2019 11:32 AM IST
Weather officials said maximum temperature was above 40 degree Celsius across Jharkhand on Sunday even the capital Ranchi recorded 40 degree Celsius.
Updated on Apr 29, 2019 11:39 AM IST
The movement by Activa has already earned over 2.63 million pledges from around the country.
Updated on May 02, 2019 06:10 PM IST
By Promotional Feature, HT Brand Studio
As more than 2,000 black-and-yellow cabs will go off roads, passengers might face some difficulty getting cabs on Sunday, although there is a holiday on the polling day.
Updated on Apr 23, 2019 06:21 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By Kailash Korde
The first time Sitara Jain, a 106 -year- old resident of Shahdara, voted was in India’s first general election following Independence.
Updated on Apr 20, 2019 06:59 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Vatsala Shrangi
Jagan, who led a delegation of senior leaders of his party to Raj Bhavan, submitted a memorandum to Governor ESL Narasimhan seeking his intervention in preventing the Naidu government from misusing power after polling for the state assembly was held on April 11 and results were due to be announced next month.
Updated on Apr 16, 2019 03:24 PM IST
Over the past month, BJP’s sitting MP Gopal Shetty seems to have covered the length and breadth of his Mumbai North constituency to woo voters for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections.
Published on Apr 12, 2019 11:30 PM IST
By Ankita Bhatkhande, Mumbai
The estimated budget for the Jewar airport project is between Rs 15,000 crore and Rs 20,000 crore. The project is expected to be operational by 2022-2023. The entire project needs around 5,000 hectares.
Updated on Apr 09, 2019 01:37 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Noida | By Vinod Rajput