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Thousands protest in Mizoram seeking removal of Chief Electoral Officer

Thousands are holding a peaceful protest at the office of the Chief Electoral Officer in…
Exclusives

Demand for helicopters on hire peaks in poll-bound MP

Bhopal: With the election season peaking in Madhya Pradesh, inquiries from political parties have started…
India

J&K’s first civic poll in 13 years: Polling underway for first phase in 422 wards amidst boycott by major parties

Srinagar: Amid terror threats and boycott calls by separatist groups and the two main regional…
India

Polls in MP, Rajasthan, C’garh, Mizoram, Telangana from Nov 12 to Dec 7: EC

New Delhi: The Election Commission on Saturday said assembly elections in Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh…
India

EC bars TRS govt from distributing sarees worth Rs 280 crore during Bathukamma this year

Hyderabad: On Wednesday, the Election Commission of India (EC) barred Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) government in…
India

MP: Man tries to hoodwink cops posing as ‘CM’s bro-in-law’, gets Rs 3,000 challan instead

Bhopal: A day after a man argued with traffic police for stopping him on Thursday…
India

‘No chance’: Chief Election Commissioner on simultaneous Lok Sabha and Assembly polls 

New Delhi: Reacting to a political campaign for ‘one nation, one election’, Chief election commissioner…
India

Furore after name of an ex-Cong minister goes missing from voters’ list in MP

Bhopal: The Election Commission (EC) has taken cognisance of the case after former Congress minister…
India

Not possible now: Election body on simultaneous polls

New Delhi: Simultaneous elections are not possible without a legal framework as any extension or…
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Making villains out of voting machines

There has been no dearth of controversies surrounding electronic voting machines (EVMs). And these mostly…