Election commission was hoping to add 2 lakh new voters to list but only 43,758 registered
Published on Feb 03, 2019 12:44 AM IST
Speaking to reporters outside Parliament, Kharge said the promises made by the BJP in this budget are mere poll sops and “jumlas”, which will not be fulfilled as the BJP has a mandate to rule only till May this year
Updated on Feb 01, 2019 03:49 PM IST
New Delhi | By Presss Trust of India
The realty industry is not expecting much from the interim budget being presented Friday saying given the elections the entire exercise will be to woo the voters.
Updated on Jan 30, 2019 01:16 PM IST
Mumbai | By Press Trust of India
YSR Congress leaders also met director general of police RP Thakur in his chambers at Mangalagiri later seeking action against those behind the fraud and the release of his party workers.
Updated on Jan 25, 2019 05:55 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Vijayawada | By Gali Nagaraja
Updated voters’ list: Data provided by chief electoral officer shows 7.78% rise in number of voters from 2014 general elections
Updated on Jan 19, 2019 12:39 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
The Narendra Modi government has recently announced a series of measures to try to win over farmers, small business owners and the less well-off, after the ruling party suffered setbacks in state elections and with a general election due in months.
Updated on Jan 11, 2019 05:27 PM IST
NEW DELHI | By Reuters
The process of consolidation of the floating voter behind the Congress began in the 2017 Gujarat elections when the party crossed 40% vote share for the first time since 1985. A reverse consolidation against the BJP suggests that a Hindutva push might not be having the desired impact on voters from the BJP’s perspective.
Updated on Jan 10, 2019 07:48 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Roshan Kishore
The DigiLocker is a cloud-based platform for issuing, storing and verifying documents and certificates.
Updated on Jan 07, 2019 05:20 PM IST
New Delhi | By Smriti Kak Ramachandran and Rajeev Jayaswal
Many voters don’t fulfil this responsibility, making politicians power-drunk instead of accountable.
Updated on Jan 07, 2019 07:26 AM IST
By Shashi Shekhar
The general election in April-May 2014 saw 55% voter turnout; it was a record of sorts where turnout percentages in national, state and especially local elections have generally hovered around 40%.
Updated on Jan 02, 2019 11:31 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By Smruti Koppikar
The Election Commission of India (ECI) is getting ready to publish final electoral rolls on January 21, as it prepares for the Lok Sabha polls to be held this summer, and it wants voters to ensure that their names are in the voting lists of their respective constituencies.
Updated on Jan 02, 2019 07:41 AM IST
Hindustan Time, New Delhi | By Smriti Kak Ramachandran
Prime Minister Narendra Modi reiterated the government’s commitment to end the Triple Talaq tradition in the Muslim community.
Updated on Dec 23, 2018 10:46 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Gandhinagar | By HT Correspondent
Which way the Indian voter will swing and what would drive their choices? In recent years, the Indian voter has flummoxed pollsters, journalists, and even the most seasoned political observers. Gone are simple tropes and stereotypes about voters who only care about their ascriptive identities (read caste, region and religion) and exchanged their votes for some cash and alcohol. This election affirmed that the voter exhibits carefully reasoned political preferences, weighing complex issues of jobs, inflation, and agriculture
Published on Dec 16, 2018 06:41 PM IST
By Neelanjan Sircar and Rahul Verma
The Uttar Pradesh Congress Committee has accused the Yogi Adityanath government of playing with electoral rolls and deleting names of voters of a community, ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.
Published on Nov 29, 2018 01:58 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By HT Correspondent, Lucknow
Increasing migratory population one of the reasons for the district to top new registrations in state
Published on Nov 16, 2018 01:21 AM IST
Hindustan Times | By Ankita Menon, Thane
The Shiv Sena said Saturday the renaming of cities in Uttar Pradesh by chief minister Yogi Adityanath was a “lollipop” to lure voters ahead of the Lok Sabha polls next year. The party, in an editorial in its mouthpiece ‘Saamana’, also slammed the chief minister over his announcement about the construction of a statue of Lord Ram.
Published on Nov 10, 2018 11:51 PM IST
Mumbai | By Press Trust of India
S Sreesanth may be the most controversial participant of the ongoing Bigg Boss 12, but in this week’s Weekend Ka Vaar, voters want Urvashi Vani kicked out. See the poll results here.
Updated on Nov 04, 2018 02:02 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
Climbing the ladder meant the voter ensured registration in electoral rolls, cast their vote, generated awareness among other people, and helped the aged or specially-abled people in the voting process.
Updated on Oct 24, 2018 08:09 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Barmer | By Mukesh Mathrani
They should look beyond the ideological opium peddled during the election season
Updated on Oct 15, 2018 01:20 PM IST
By Shashi Shekhar
Madhya Pradesh Congress spokesperson JP Dhanopia said as per their assessment, there were at least 56 lakh fake voters in the state.
Updated on Oct 15, 2018 08:00 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Bhopal | By Ranjan &Shruti Tomar
Voting was held in the first of four-phased polling to urban local bodies in Jammu and Kashmir on Monday.
Updated on Oct 08, 2018 07:36 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Jammu/Srinagar | By Ravi Krishnan Khajuria
By 1 pm Jammu had recorded 43.4 percent polling, Poonch 63.5 percent and Rajouri 67.7 percent.
Updated on Oct 08, 2018 03:41 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Jammu | By Ravi Krishnan Khajuria
According to the information, majority of the students were freshers. Students’ Organisation of India (SOI) alliance also reportedly hosted a party for the students of UIET and UICET at a club in the city.
Updated on Sep 06, 2018 09:15 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Arshdeep Arshi, Chandigarh
Adelegation of Congress leaders headed by JP Dhanopia and Manoj Shukla complained to state chief electoral officer VL Kantha Rao that the booth-level officers who were involved in the irregularities were not entertaining complaints regarding fake voters.
Updated on Aug 20, 2018 08:06 PM IST
Bhopal | By Ranjan
Facebook Inc has identified a new coordinated political influence campaign to mislead users and organise rallies ahead of November’s US congressional elections, taking down dozens of fake accounts on its site, the company said on Tuesday.
Updated on Aug 01, 2018 10:34 AM IST
San Francisco/Bengaluru/Washington | By Reuters
Although the MNS and the Shiv Sena have similar DNA that, however, has not been the case with the Sena which has held the graduates’ seat for three decades
Published on Jun 20, 2018 12:29 AM IST
Hindustan Times | By Sujata Anandan
EC says it is leaving no stone unturned to ensure error-free voter lists, slams political parties for creating undue controversies.
Updated on Jun 09, 2018 04:06 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Smriti Kak Ramachandran
The association claims that while most of the new applicants have filled the necessary forms and submitted all authentic and bona fide documents to the election office, their names have still not been included on the voters’ lists.
Updated on Jun 06, 2018 04:23 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Pune | By Nadeem Inamdar, Pune
The election commission has claimed that the figure is the highest among all districts in Maharashtra
Updated on May 17, 2018 01:11 AM IST
The government will provide free connections under the Deendayal Upadhyaya Gram Jyoti Scheme.
Updated on Apr 19, 2018 10:06 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Barmer | By Mukesh Mathrani, Barmer