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SC reserves verdict, says don’t doubt EVMs

Poll panel informed the top court that allegations of EVMs showing one extra vote during a mock poll in Kasaragod (Kerala) were false

19 Apr 2024 12:46 AM

Chhattisgarh dumps EVMs, back to ballot paper

Chhattisgarh would perhaps be the first state in the country to do away with EVMs in favour of ballot paper in the local body polls.

16 Oct 2019 1:50 AM

VVPATs can be hacked, says former IAS officer

He wrote these tweets in response to queries from a civil engineer who questioned the integrity of EVMs.

25 Sep 2019 2:40 AM

Ballot papers are history, says CEC

More central forces to be deployed in left-wing extremism-affected areas.

19 Sep 2019 3:17 AM

MNS launches door-to-door campaign against EVMs

The party will be conducting a door-to-door survey to galvanise people to support its demand to do away with EVMs.

10 Aug 2019 2:15 AM


Opposition launches ‘EVM Hatao’ movement

Thackeray said that no flags and party symbol of any party would be used during the protest march.

03 Aug 2019 2:05 AM

Referendum must on EVM: Veerappa Moily

Moily alleged that the EC’s behaviour itself has become suspicious as it “did not do anything” to clear the doubts raised over the electoral process.

18 Jun 2019 6:54 AM

Mamata Banerjee questions EVMs, asks Oppn to demand ballot papers

Calling upon other Opposition parties to support her party’s movement, she also refused to accept the massive mandate to the BJP through EVMs.

04 Jun 2019 5:45 AM

Sharad Pawar: People will lose confidence in polls if BJP wins

The BJP shot back at him saying his allegations stemmed out of the anticipation of defeat in Baramati.

02 May 2019 3:21 AM

We must save the ‘truth’ in our politics

The hawk-eye on every word uttered by Mr Trump has led to a systematic documentation of all false statements made in terms of issues.

28 Apr 2019 4:38 AM


Odisha: 36 officials trek 15km for polls in Maoist hotbed

With the threat of a Maoist ambush looming large, the officials were clueless what to under the situation.

13 Apr 2019 1:42 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

BJP behind EVM tampering: Nana Patole

He questioned why the cameras were switched off when the EVMs were being brought from the counting stations to the zonal centres.

29 Mar 2019 2:26 AM

Non-BJP parties to move Supreme Court against EVM: Chandrababu Naidu

Naidu said a decision in this regard was taken during the meeting of 15 non-BJP parties at Sharad Pawar's residence on Wednesday night.

14 Feb 2019 3:55 PM

Bombay HC seeks EC reply on PIL on current VVPAT use

The petitioner alleged that the VVPAT system implemented in the election was different from that intended in the direction of the apex court.

02 Feb 2019 6:38 AM


Probe will be carried out into Gopinath Munde’s death: NCP

The Election Commission of India denied the charge and asked the Delhi police to lodge a FIR against the “expert”.

25 Jan 2019 1:16 AM

Exit polls should please the Congress

In Mizoram, the regional MNF seems ahead of the two-time incumbent Congress, with the BJP being a minor presence.

09 Dec 2018 12:05 AM

Telangana may vote before polls in 4 other states

An Election Commission team will visit Telangana on Tuesday to assess the situation for holding early elections.

10 Sep 2018 12:57 AM

Snags in new EVMs worry Cong ahead of November polls

Two lakh new EVMs supplied by the govt-owned BHEL would be used in the state Assembly elections. Testing of the new machines will begin soon.

21 Jul 2018 1:02 AM

Shiv Sena says EC is ‘tawaif’ of BJP

The EC blamed the malfunctioning of EVMs on the heat wave.

31 May 2018 1:06 AM