EVM

Battle for Delhi: Stage set for vote count on Tuesday; all eyes on AAP, BJP hopeful
Battle for Delhi: Stage set for vote count on Tuesday; all eyes on AAP, BJP hopeful

The video graphed process of counting of votes for the Delhi Assembly polls will take place at 14 centers in nine districts of the national capital on Tuesday.

How to ensure there are no discrepancies in EVMs, AAP asks EC

 Voicing apprehension about discrepancies in Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs), the Aam Aadmi Party on Saturday approached the Election Commission seeking to know what should the voters do in such a scenario.

Woman 'set afire' for not voting particular candidate dies

A 65-year-old woman, allegedly set ablaze for not voting for a particular candidate in Yeola Assembly constituency in Nashik district in October 15 polls, succumbed to her injuries while undergoing treatment at civil hospital here on Monday.

Maharashtra: PILs demanding paper trail device with EVMs dismissed

The Mumbai High Court has dismissed two PILs seeing a direction to the Government to procure Voter Verification Paper Audit Trial devices to be attached to EVMs during State Assembly elections in all the 288 seats in Maharashtra.

EC wants to use new machine to enhance vote secrecy

The Election Commission wants to use a new machine to enhance secrecy of votes during counting which prevents disclosure of voting pattern.

SC notice to EC on displaying candidates photo on EVM

The Supreme Court on Friday issued notice to the Election Commission(EC) on a PIL which sought directions for mandatory display of photographs of people contesting elections on EVMs to curb the menace of dummy namesakes.

Glitch in EVM leads to 1 hr delay in declaring results

A glitch in an EVM led to an hour delay in declaring the results in Dharmapuri Lok Sabha Constituency today, from where PMK candidate Dr Anbumani Ramadoss emerged victorious.

Elaborate arrangements for counting of votes in Delhi

Elaborate arrangements have been made and security tightened at the seven centres, housing over 20,000 EVMs, to ensure peaceful counting of votes in the national capital.

20,000 EVMs kept under tight security in Delhi

Over 20,000 EVMs, which hold the fate of 150 candidates in Lok Sabha polls, have been kept under high security in strong rooms at seven centres across the city for counting of votes on May 16.

Congress dares BJP to challenge EC clean chit to Rahul Gandhi in EVM case

Congress on Saturday dared the BJP to challenge the clean chit given to Rahul Gandhi by the Election Commission on the allegation that he had violated secrecy of voting by entering the EVM enclosure in one of the polling booths in Amethi on May 7.

Congress dares BJP to challenge EC clean chit to Rahul in EVM case

Congress on Saturday dared the BJP to challenge the clean chit given to Rahul Gandhi by the Election Commission on the allegation that he had violated secrecy of voting by entering the EVM enclosure in one of the polling booths in Amethi on May 7.

Internet voting not a practicable idea: former CEC Qureshi

Voting through the Internet is not a feasible idea because of security concerns, former Chief Election Commissioner SY Qureshi said here on Friday.

EC seeks report on Rahul entering polling booths in Amethi

The EC today said it has sought a "factual" report on allegations that Rahul Gandhi, a candidate from Amethi, had violated rules by going to the polling area inside some booths in the constituency during balloting yesterday.

Failure rate of EVMs much less than expected: EC

Election Commission on Thursday defended the efficiency of the voting machines saying the failure rate was less than usually expected.

At least 65 EVMs replaced in six Lok Sabha seats in Assam

At least 65 Electronic Voting Machines have been replaced so far during elections for the last six Lok Sabha seats in Assam on Thursday due to different types of malfunctioning.

Defective EVMs `transfer` all votes to Congress in Maharashtra

A malfunctioning electronic voting machine (EVM) reportedly "transferred" all votes cast to the Congress candidate in Sindhudurg district here, in the second incident of its kind Thursday.

Faulty EVM: Voters free to complain, but may face action for false claim

The Election Commission has recently amended the rules to introduce the concept of printers for the paper trail of votes recorded by the EVMs.

EVMs be used in all 543 Lok Sabha constituencies

Satisfied that it has sufficient EVMs, the Election Commission on Wednesday issued formal directives that the voting machines will be used in all the 543 Lok Sabha constituencies.

`Arrange to send EVMs to homes to exercise our rights`

Senior citizens aged above 70 in Ooty have urged Election Commission to arrange for sending EVMs to areas where they live, to facilitate them cast their votes for April 24 Lok Sabha polls.

Election Commission awards EVM contracts to ECIL, BEL

The Election Commission has placed orders estimated at more than Rs 300 crore with Electronics Corporation of India Ltd and Bharat Electronics Ltd to deliver EVMs for the Lok Sabha elections.