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Supreme Court Offers Measures to Bolster Confidence in Electronic Voting Machines

29 Apr 2024 12:27 AM

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Upholding Voter Confidence: The Role of the Supreme Court in Ensuring Free and Fair Elections

26 Apr 2024 12:05 AM

We cannot control elections: SC

On April 18, the top court reserved its verdict on the batch of pleas

25 Apr 2024 1:11 AM

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

SC Upholds Sanctity of EVM Voting, Dismisses Pleas for Full VVPAT Verification

The bench directed the ECI to apprise it of each and every detail from point A to Z on the EVMs

17 Apr 2024 12:51 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

'No mismatch between VVPAT and EVM', says CMD of Bharat Electronics

Any candidate who has doubts about EVMs is free to approach a court after the elections within 45 days.

01 Jun 2019 5:50 PM

Modi 2.0: Reaching out to all

The NDA should clock up around 344 seats — Shiv Sena with 18, Nitish Kumar’s JD(U) with 16 and Ram Vilas Paswan’s LJP with six.

24 May 2019 7:36 AM

EC rejects Opposition's demands concerning EVMs

The issue to change the protocol for counting was discussed by the CEC Sunil Arora at his meeting with the other two election commissioners.

22 May 2019 2:20 PM

Unable to digest 'defeat of dynasty', Opposition wants to discredit democracy: Naqvi

'Their failure and embarrassment on providing evidence against EVMs during the discussion was like 'Khoda Pahad Nikli Chuhiya',' he said.

22 May 2019 12:53 PM


SC rejects plea for checking of 100 per cent VVPAT

The court also asked the lawyer what were the new circumstances to bring the same plea before the court again.

22 May 2019 4:53 AM

After meet, 22 Oppn leaders flag EVM concerns with poll body

They will also move EC to press for their demand of tallying the paper trail of votes with the electronic voting machine EVM figures.

21 May 2019 3:04 PM

Ahead of opposition meet over EVM issues, Kumaraswamy cancels Delhi visit

21 opposition parties will knock the doors of EC, pressing their demand of tallying VVPAT slips with EVM figures.

21 May 2019 12:15 PM

It is nonsense: SC dismisses plea to count 100 per cent VVPATs

'The CJI had dealt with this matter. Why are you taking chance before a two-judge vacation bench,' the apex court asked.

21 May 2019 11:44 AM

Chandrababu Naidu, 21 opposition party leaders to meet EC today

On May 18, Naidu urged the Election Commission to count votes through VVPAT instead of EVMs during counting for the Lok Sabha polls.

21 May 2019 8:45 AM


Oppn to seek 100 per cent VVPAT count in case of mismatch

The Opposition is likely to sit on a dharna outside the Electioin Commission office at around 3 PM.

21 May 2019 5:58 AM

'Count all VVPATs, if mismatch with EVM figures,' says Sitaram Yechury

Opposition has urged the EC to frame new rules for counting of votes in constituencies where VVPAT slips do not tally with EVM figures.

20 May 2019 3:47 PM

Results of Delhi LS poll may get delayed by 5-6 hrs: Chief Election Officer

He said after the EVM counting is over, the VVPATs will be counted as per the Supreme Court guidelines.

20 May 2019 3:31 PM

Time and again exit polls have failed to catch people's pulse: Chandrababu Naidu

Barring one or two, almost all exit polls predicted a thumping victory for the main opposition YSR Congress in the state elections.

20 May 2019 8:32 AM

LS polls results in Kerala to be announced later than usual

The counting of VVPAT slips will take nearly four to five hours. The results will be officially announced after the counting of slips.

18 May 2019 7:19 PM