Vice-President Election 2017: Parliament gears up for D-day tomorrow

Vice-President Election 2017: Parliament gears up for D-day tomorrow

The opposition has fielded Gopal Krishna Gandhi against Naidu.


Aug 04, 2017, 11:32 AM IST

South Africa's Jacob Zuma says secret no-confidence vote in him "not fair"

A secret ballot is seen by Zuma`s critics as emboldening lawmakers from his own party to support his ouster by shielding them from pressure.

Jun 22, 2017, 22:15 PM IST

MCD elections: Kejriwal seeks use of ballot papers alleging faults in EVMs

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Mar 15, 2017, 11:45 AM IST

Portugal votes in key presidential ballot

 Portuguese voters were electing a new president on Sunday in a ballot being closely watched in Brussels as the country recovers from a 78-billion-euro ($85-billion) bailout.

Jan 25, 2016, 00:49 AM IST

Govt nod likely to voting for NRIs through electronic means

Days after extending more benefits to Persons of Indian Origin, the government is set to accept the recommendations of a committee which has favoured voting for NRIs through electronic means.

Jan 11, 2015, 10:01 AM IST

Ballot is our reply to Pak bullet: Residents of border hamlets

Shattered and forced to leave their homes due to repeated ceasefire violations from across the LoC, residents of villages in the border district who came out in large numbers to cast their votes on Sunday said they have answered the Pakistani bullets with their ballots.

Dec 14, 2014, 21:23 PM IST

People of J&K have rejected the bullet by showing the strength of the ballot: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday addressed his maiden election rally in Kashmir amid unprecedented security cover.

Dec 08, 2014, 14:31 PM IST
All-Star Game ballot to feature all player names

All-Star Game ballot to feature all player names

The NBA All-Star Game ballot will feature the names of every league player for the first time in league history, NBA president of basketball operations Rod Thorn announced Thursday.

Nov 14, 2014, 09:55 AM IST

Two million defiant Catalans vote on breakaway from Spain

Two million Catalans turned out Sunday to vote on independence from Spain in a symbolic ballot, defying challenges from the Spanish government.

Nov 10, 2014, 04:16 AM IST

Catalan leader warns against disrupting independence vote

Catalan leader Artur Mas warned that any move by Spain to disrupt Saturday's symbolic and much-disputed vote on independence in the wealthy region would be "a direct attack on democracy".

Nov 09, 2014, 03:26 AM IST
Mr President, don't touch my girlfriend: Chicago voter tells Barack Obama!

Mr President, don't touch my girlfriend: Chicago voter tells Barack Obama!

US President Barack Obama might have got many am unpleasant reactions from world leaders while discussing significant topics like Ukraine crisis or China's South China Sea issues.

Oct 22, 2014, 18:27 PM IST

Narendra Modi lauds exit polls results, says power of the ballot has won

Soon after the final phase of the Lok Sabha polls 2014 ended on Monday evening, the Bharatiya Janata Party`s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi tweeted, saying that the `The power of the ballot has won!`

May 12, 2014, 19:59 PM IST

Swaziland votes in Parliamentary Elections

Voters in Africa`s tiny mountain kingdom of Swaziland began casting ballots on Friday for a new Parliament, in an election dismissed by critics as a rubber stamp for King Mswati III`s absolute rule.

Sep 20, 2013, 13:42 PM IST

Pak Army to supervise printing of ballot papers for elections

Pakistan`s army will supervise the printing of ballot papers which will have 11 security features to prevent fraud during the voting on May 11.

Apr 14, 2013, 16:27 PM IST

Voter to get paper receipt after casting ballot: EC tells SC

EC told SC that it would soon incorporate a paper trail & issue a paper receipt to each voter after ballot is cast through Electronic Voting Machine.

Jan 23, 2013, 00:31 AM IST

US elections: Mitt Romney casts ballot

Republican White House hopeful Mitt Romney, accompanied by his wife Ann, Tuesday cast his ballot at a polling station in Bedford.

Nov 06, 2012, 21:11 PM IST

Anna Hazare voted as Mumbai`s `Hero`

Anti-graft crusader Anna Hazare was on Thursday chosen as the `Hero of Mumbai` in a spot ballot held here.

Jan 26, 2012, 22:46 PM IST

J&K: 80 % electorate cast ballot panchayat polls

The panchayat elections in J&K came to an end with nearly 80 per cent electorate exercising their franchise amidst militant threats.

Jun 19, 2011, 13:31 PM IST

Reply Cong`s step-motherly treatment of Guj via ballot: Modi

People of Gujarat should give an appropriate reply through ballot to the Congress, which is in power in the Centre, for its "step-motherly treatment" towards the state, Chief Minister Narendra said on Friday.

Oct 02, 2010, 00:02 AM IST

Telangana bypolls: EC mulls voting through ballot system

The Election Commission may
have to conduct the upcoming bypolls in 11 out of 12 Assembly
constituencies in Telangana region through the ballot paper
system as an unprecedented number of independents have filed
their papers.

Jul 09, 2010, 23:43 PM IST