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Opposition seeks debate on return to ballot papers

The notice, submitted to Rajya Sabha chairperson, has been signed by 16 parties.

04 Dec 2019 1:39 AM

Cong pushes Kamal Nath to ditch EVMs for ballot papers

The Kamal Nath government however appeared not keen to hold upcoming local bodies with ballot papers, sources said.

19 Oct 2019 3:48 AM

SC adjourns PIL on direction to allow NRIs to vote through postal, e-ballots

The court was hearing a batch of petitions filed by chairman of London-based Pravasi Bharat organisation, and other NRIs.

26 Jul 2019 2:01 PM

Govt, Opposition lock horns in RS over electoral reforms

Trinamul MP Derek O’Brien demanded that the elections be held with ballot papers.

04 Jul 2019 2:44 AM

Indonesia elections: More than 270 staff dies from fatigue-related illnesses

Approximately 80 per cent of the total 193 million voters cast their ballots in more than 8,00,000 polling stations located across country.

29 Apr 2019 7:43 AM


1 Lakh voters eligible to cast vote via ETPBS

The ETPBS is not new as it was used in India for the Nellithope Assembly constituency byelection in Puducherry in 2016.

25 Mar 2019 4:18 AM

Congress calls for repolling on ballot papers

Considering legal options: Maken

15 Sep 2018 12:42 AM

Congress urges EC to revert to ballot papers, dump EVMs

After the UP Assembly elections, former chief minister and BSP supremo Mayawati had also raised doubts on the EVMs.

18 Mar 2018 1:31 AM

K'taka CM demands ballot papers for Assembly polls, says EVM tampering possible

Siddaramaiah debated strongly for ballot papers as against EVM, citing examples of several other countries who have made the switch.

15 Dec 2017 5:53 PM

EVMs to have paper trail (VVPAT) in Gujarat polls: EC to SC

A bench by Chief Justice J S Khehar accepted submission of ECI and disposed of plea seeking direction for VVPAT in Gujarat assembly polls.

09 Aug 2017 5:57 PM


EVM credible, ballot paper worst idea, say former election commissioners

If there are any doubts or apprehensions the Election Commission would certainly remove this apprehension, said former CEC TS Krishnamurthy.

16 Apr 2017 8:56 AM

Akhilesh Yadav calls for anti-BJP coalition and ballot papers

Yadav said that he does not wish to join the debate on EVMs but has “100 per cent faith in the ballot paper system”.

16 Apr 2017 3:14 AM

Kejriwal wants MCD polls deferred, claims EVMs are being brought from UP

Kejriwal had made the demand right after the Punjab state polls results were announced.

03 Apr 2017 7:46 PM

EVM in MP dispensed votes only for BJP: Cong urges EC to return to ballot papers

Cong argued that if the Bank of Bangladesh's account can be hacked ‘then why can't EVMs be tampered’.

01 Apr 2017 8:40 PM