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Disposable gloves, thermal scanners: EC guidelines for polls amid COVID19

A separate set of guidelines would be issued for voters who are residing in areas notified as

21 Aug 2020 6:13 PM

Polling for third phase ends in Jharkhand, 62.03 pc voter turnout till 5 pm

The third phase of polling will decide the fate of legislators in 17 seats out of the total 81 Assembly constituencies.

12 Dec 2019 7:39 PM

EC declares 798 nominations invalid for Maharashtra Assembly polls

A total of 4745 candidates have received a nod from the election watch dog to contest polls.

06 Oct 2019 10:49 AM

Naga People's Front to pull out of BJP led govt in Manipur post polls

The withdrawal of the support of NPF will not impact coalition since the party has only four MLAs in the 60-member Assembly.

19 May 2019 4:50 PM

Wide coverage of Modi's Kedarnath visit violates MCC: TMC to EC; Supriyo retorts

PM Modi offered prayers at Kedarnath, a day after campaigning for the LS polls came to a close.

19 May 2019 12:45 PM


K’taka BJP seeks ECI for independent probe as cash seizure in govt vehicle

The state BJP said it had to approach the ECI as the Karnataka CEO did not take any action despite the complaint.

09 May 2019 4:19 PM

SC asks Cong MP to bring on record EC orders giving clean chit to PM Modi, Amit Shah

Senior Adv AM Sighvi alleged that poll panel has passed unreasoned orders dismissing complaints of Cong party on MCC violations.

06 May 2019 12:15 PM

EC issues notice to Sadhvi Pragya over 'campaigning despite 72-hour ban'

ECI debarred Thakur from campaigning for 3 days in LS polls for her Babri Masjid's demolition remark.

05 May 2019 11:51 AM

State drought situation to further deteriorate, says government

The government said that the supply of water to drought-affected areas and fodder for cattle would not be reduced.

03 May 2019 6:42 AM

ECI orders re-polling at five booths in Andhra Pradesh

Voting will be held in polling booths located in Guntur, Prakasam and Nellore districts, the ECI said in a letter dated May 01.

02 May 2019 8:35 AM


ECI identifies 872 polling stations as ‘critical’

A total of 33,314 polling stations have been set up across the 17 constituencies.

29 Apr 2019 5:05 AM

TikTok removes over 6 mn videos for violating community guidelines in India

This is part of TikTok's ongoing efforts to make its millions of users feel safe and comfortable.

13 Apr 2019 9:17 AM

Three lakh plus divyang voters register in state

A senior official of the ECI said that additional facilities will be provided to such voters to make it easier for them to cast votes.

11 Apr 2019 3:05 AM

Supreme Court to examine if convicts can lead political parties

The ECI is empowered to de-recognise the political party formed by a convicted person.

11 Apr 2019 1:31 AM

Citizen groups step up attempts to encourage people to go to polls

Vadodara-based Bharat Mata Shri Maharudra Hanuman Sansthan organised a rangoli making event to encourage city voters to cast their votes.

09 Apr 2019 9:23 AM


Mukul says Mamata violated model code, moves EC

BJP leader Mukul Roy lodged a complaint with the Election Commission against Mamata Banerjee of violating the Model Code of Conduct.

17 Mar 2019 3:26 AM

No, you can't tamper with them: ECI opens hackathon challenge on June 3

Through this challenge ECI will restore and enhance faith and confidence of voters in the EVM voting system, Zaidi said.

20 May 2017 2:57 PM