Lok Sabha elections 2019: Election Commission bans uncertified political ads on poll date and day before
The poll panel said instances of advertisements of offending and misleading nature published in print media have been brought to its notice in the past.
Published on Apr 06, 2019 11:51 PM IST
New Delhi |Press Trust of India
The 76 examinations, which include sixth-semester exams of BMS, BCom (Accounting and Finance) and BCom (Banking and Insurance), have been entirely pushed ahead by a few days.
Published on Mar 20, 2019 03:13 AM IST
Mumbai | Musab Qazi
The poll panel in Delhi has already sent a request to the directorate of education to send names of two students of class 12 (session 2019 – 20) from each government-run school.
Updated on Mar 18, 2019 08:53 AM IST
New Delhi | Joydeep Thakur
The Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) on Tuesday filed a complaint with the district election commission, saying the ruling BJP had filed over 22,000 fake voter applications without valid documents, a claim denied by the ruling party.
Published on Mar 13, 2019 02:46 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Noida | Vinod Rajput
It has tried over long years to ban criminality from the electoral maidan, but that requires laws to be amended. Only Parliament can do that.
Published on Nov 28, 2018 12:26 PM IST
Madhya Pradesh chief electoral officer V L Kantharao said, “many migrant workers are expected to return home ahead of Diwali on November 7. To convince them to stay on for the next 21 days till the polling day, we will provide them jobs under MGNREGA to ensure that wages are not a problem for them.”
Updated on Nov 01, 2018 08:10 PM IST
New Delhi | Shruti Tomar
Normal life was affected in Kashmir Valley on Wednesday due to a strike called by separatists against urban local bodies elections in the state. Voting for the second of the four-phased elections was underway in the Valley. It began at 6 am and ended at 4 pm.
Published on Oct 10, 2018 06:23 PM IST
Srinagar |Press Trust of India
Two simultaneous cases were registered against SAD’s Gidderbaha halqa in-charge Hardeep Singh Dimpy Dhillon, his brother Sunny Dhillon and Jagtar Singh at the Kotbhai and Gidderbaha police stations on the polling day.
Updated on Sep 25, 2018 09:09 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Muktsar | HT Correspondent
Unlike the previous zila parishad elections, wherein the voter turnout used to be on the higher side in the morning hours, this time the voter turnout which was below 10% in the morning.
Updated on Sep 20, 2018 04:13 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Ludhiana | HT Correspondent, Ludhiana
Around 6,000 women have been deployed as assistant presiding officers and polling officers in the district
Updated on Sep 18, 2018 09:11 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Ludhiana |Deepa Sood
Sale and distribution of liquor banned for three consecutive days from Saturday on account of Maharashtra Legislative Council elections on June 25.
Updated on Jun 22, 2018 02:30 PM IST
Hindustan Times | Debasish Panigrahi, Mumbai
The body of Trilochan Mahato was found with a message in Bengali on his T-shirt, saying: “18 bachhor bayose BJP rajneeti. Ebar bojh,” which loosely translates to: “BJP politics at the age of 18! Now take this.”
Updated on May 31, 2018 10:07 AM IST
Opposition parties slammed the ruling Trinamool, accusing it of “murdering” democracy and making “a mockery” of it.
Updated on May 17, 2018 09:03 PM IST
Kolkata, Hindustan Times | HT Correspondent
The rural polls are crucial for parties to assert their hold and power at the grassroots level. The run up to the polls have been marked by bitter acrimony and large-scale violence as the BJP tries to increase its footprint in Bengal and the TMC does whatever it can to hold on to the power it has
Published on Apr 30, 2018 07:27 PM IST
Hindustan Times | HT Correspondent