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Model Code of Conduct

ECI seized Rs 100 cr daily since March 1, Rs 4,650 cr seized so far

In comparison, the total seizure was Rs 3,475 crore during the entire Lok Sabha election campaign 2019

16 Apr 2024 2:16 AM

Congress files complaint against Gadkari for using school children in LS campaign

Maharashtra Congress spokesperson Atul Londhe has claimed that Mr. Gadkari used school children in his election rally held on Monday

04 Apr 2024 1:36 AM

EC tells Centre to stop WhatsApp promo

The EC added it had got complaints from various quarters that such messages are still being delivered on citizens’ phones

22 Mar 2024 1:58 AM

Shikha Mukerjee | Public discourse standards fall, distorted by EC’s bias

The EC has limited power to control the terms of public discourse

30 Nov 2023 12:00 AM

Election Commission warns Himanta on elections: Be restrained

The commission sent the notice to the chief minister on Monday on the basis of two complaints accusing the CM of violating the Model Code

28 Oct 2021 7:29 AM


Case against MP BJP leader over 'India vs Pak polls' remark

Gopal Bhargava sought to portray the by-election as a 'fight between Pakistan and India' and not just a contest between Congress and BJP.

01 Oct 2019 3:42 PM

Pune admin orders removal of PM Modi’s posters

It also asked election officers to submit a report to the district administration.

26 Sep 2019 3:35 AM

Code of conduct comes into effect after EC notification

Total of 19,442 voting centres have been established in the state, including 5,511 in urban areas and 13,931 in rural areas.

22 Sep 2019 4:28 AM

Cabinet breaks record, clears 25 proposals in single day

The MCC is likely to come into force in mid-September, a senior official said.

29 Aug 2019 2:15 AM

Finish work in 750 illegal colonies in 5 months: CM

The Delhi government has made a provision of Rs 1,500 crore in the budget for the development of these colonies.

23 Jun 2019 7:02 AM


Federal institutions need to be stronger

The events seen in the duration of the prolonged polls must be seen against the larger canvas of national institutions.

20 May 2019 12:00 AM

EC undermined due to weak institutions

The EC is a child of political happenstance and jugaad, not thoughtful institutional strategy.

14 May 2019 12:05 AM

Drought relief won’t affect MCC: Devendra Fadnavis

CM said that the population figures of 2018 should be taken as base figures while arranging water supply through tankers.

10 May 2019 3:03 AM

Kumaraswamy violated poll code in Nava Bengaluru scheme project allocation: BJP

BJP's J Shettar also alleged that Kumaraswamy had taken money from contractors in Bengaluru and other districts.

29 Apr 2019 8:02 AM

AAP seeks 72 hours ban on Gautam Gambhir from campaigning

Gautam Gambhir has not yet clarified whether he has two voter card or not.

28 Apr 2019 8:19 PM


RBI's revised guidelines for resolution of stressed assets likely before May 23

RBI is in very advanced stage and revised circular should be out before declaration of general elections result.

28 Apr 2019 2:59 PM

Watch: BJP cadres thrash NCP worker for showing black flags to Pragya Thakur

Thakur is contesting against senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh, held a roadshow in Bhopal.

23 Apr 2019 4:32 PM

Like father like son: Jaya Prada slams Azam's son over 'Anarkali' remark

'Ali bhi humare, Bajrang Bali bhi humare. Humein Ali bhi chahiye, Bajrang Bali bhi chahiye lekin Anarkali nahi chahiye,' Abdullah said.

22 Apr 2019 12:07 PM

Poll officer searches PM Modi's chopper, gets suspended for violating norms

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik's helicopter was also checked by the personnel of EC flying squad in Rourkela on Tuesday.

18 Apr 2019 7:47 AM

Complaint against publisher of satirical booklet on PM Modi

A Complaint was lodged against Jayesh Shah on directions of district election officer after it was found that its publication violated MCC

17 Apr 2019 5:27 PM