Electronic Voting Machine

Election Commission to hold EVM demonstration, announce hackathon date today

Election Commission to hold EVM demonstration, announce hackathon date today

Several opposition politicians had alleged EVM-tampering in Assembly polls but the Election Commission ruled out such a possibility.

May 20, 2017, 09:13 AM IST
Why India stands out as a gold standard in electronic voting

Why India stands out as a gold standard in electronic voting

It may come as a surprise but electronic voting is not the prevailing choice among the world's democracies, though most forward-looking nations are aspiring to go electronic to cast ballots.

May 14, 2017, 13:28 PM IST
The EVM AAP MLA Saurabh Bhardwaj 'hacked' in Delhi Assembly was created by his own team

The EVM AAP MLA Saurabh Bhardwaj 'hacked' in Delhi Assembly was created by his own team

Aam Aadmi Party legislator Saurabh Bharadwaj, who on Tuesday sought to demonstrate how an Electronic Voting Machine can be tampered with to rig results, revealed on Wednesday that the EVM he used inside the Delhi Assembly was created by his own team.

May 10, 2017, 15:00 PM IST
Arvind Kejriwal admits making mistakes; BJP's Manoj Tiwari calls it "new drama"

Arvind Kejriwal admits making mistakes; BJP's Manoj Tiwari calls it "new drama"

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said it would be "silly" for the party to not evolve.

Apr 29, 2017, 16:57 PM IST
Yes, we made mistakes, will introspect: Arvind Kejriwal after AAP's drubbing in MCD polls

Yes, we made mistakes, will introspect: Arvind Kejriwal after AAP's drubbing in MCD polls

Till now, Arvind Kejriwal had been blaming Electronic Voting Machine (EVM) tampering for the Aam Aadmi Party's defeat in Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) polls.

Apr 29, 2017, 09:01 AM IST
I fear tampering with EVMs in MCD polls too: Arvind Kejriwal

I fear tampering with EVMs in MCD polls too: Arvind Kejriwal

Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said on Saturday he fears "5 to 10 per cent" EVM tampering in Delhi`s civic polls and urged people to vote heavily for the AAP to defeat this.

Apr 22, 2017, 16:49 PM IST
If EVMs were fixed then Akalis would be in power in Punjab: Amarinder Singh

If EVMs were fixed then Akalis would be in power in Punjab: Amarinder Singh

Former Union minister M Veerappa Moily on Wednesday found himself isolated in the Congress over his remark that going back to ballot paper would be a regressive step.

Apr 12, 2017, 21:22 PM IST

EVM row: BJP slams Opposition for not accepting defeat ''gracefully''

On March 11, Mayawati put the onus on the EVMs for her loss in the Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections, saying the machine accepted votes only in favour of the BJP.

Mar 17, 2017, 08:20 AM IST

Union Minister gets EVM direction changed to suit "Vastu"

An election official changed the direction of EVM allegedly at the request of candidate and Union Minister KH Muniyappa to make it "Vastu" compliant, following which he was shifted from a polling centre in Kolar Lok Sabha constituency.

Apr 17, 2014, 16:13 PM IST

EC to meet parties on introducing paper trail of votes

Voters may soon be able to trail their ballot and confirm whether their vote on the Electronic Voting Machine has gone in favour of the candidate they chose.

May 05, 2013, 15:35 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