Repolling underway in 11 booths in West Bengal civic polls

Repolling was underway on Friday in 11 booths -- nine in Bidhannagar and two in the Asansol civic bodies -- in West Bengal amid heavy police presence.

Goa civic polls might be rescheduled

To avoid coinciding dates with "All Saints' Day" observed by the Christian community, Goa Election Commission may reschedule the polling date for upcoming Municipal elections, scheduled for November 1.

Navi Mumbai, Aurangabad polls an acid test for BJP-Sena

Scheduled for April 22, the municipal elections in Navi Mumbai and Aurangabad will be an acid test for the ruling BJP-Shiv Sena, who are sharing power in Maharashtra after a gap of 15 years.

Elections to municipal bodies to be held on April 22

Elections to Navi Mumbai and Aurangabad municipal corporations as well as seven municipal councils would be held on April 22, the state election commission announced here on Monday.

Cuba convenes municipal elections

Cuba on Monday convened Municipal Elections, in which the ruling party allegedly ensures that no opposition candidates even run for office.

Haiti postpones legislative, municipal elections: Official

Haiti`s government announced it was postponing long-delayed legislative and municipal elections that had been due to be held Sunday, triggering protests by thousands of angry would-be voters.


Bahrain opposition to boycott legislative election

Bahrain`s top Shiite opposition parties say they will boycott parliamentary and municipal elections slated for October.

Municipal elections in Andhra Pradesh March 30

Municipal elections in Andhra Pradesh will be held March 30, the state election commission announced Monday.

Congress wins municipal elections in Arunachal

The ruling Congress in Arunachal Pradesh has won the Itanagar and Pasighat municipality elections with absolute majority by bagging 21 and 7 seats respectively.

Haryana Election Commission issues schedule for MC polls

Elections of seven municipal corporations and two municipal committees in Haryana will be held on June 2, State Election Commission on Thursday said.

NCP, Aam Admi Party and PPA to jointly contest polls

Arunachal Pradesh unit of NCP, Aam Admi Party (AAP) and the Peoples Party of Arunachal (PPA) have decided to jointly contest the ensuing panchayat and municipal elections in state slated for May 16.

Maha:Congress sweeps municipal elections in Nanded

The Congress swept away the elections for Nanded Municipal Corporation of the state by winning 41 out of the total 81 seats.

Municipal elections reduced to a `joke`: Cong

Defeated in municipal corporation polls in Punjab, Congress on Monday alleged that the ruling SAD-BJP combine had unleashed unprecedented "state terror" and reduced the elections to a "joke".

`Congress losing identity in national politics`

The recent drubbing of Congress in Delhi`s municipal elections connotes that the party is losing its identity in the nation`s politics, Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal said.

No canvassing 36 hours prior to close of polls: EC

Candidates contesting municipal
elections will not be allowed to hold public meetings or canvass for votes 36 hours prior to the close of polls.

Delhi civic polls: 2,400 candidates to contest

The battle-lines for the upcoming
Delhi municipal polls have been drawn with 2,400 candidates contesting for 272 wards in three civic bodies.

MCD polls: Parties rely less on South Indian candidates

Govindan was BJP`s candidate in 2002 MCD polls while
Kumar is active in resident welfare association of the area.

Organisers reschedule IPL 5 due to Delhi Municipal Elections

The Indian Premier League (IPL) organisers have tweaked the schedule of the fifth edition of the Twenty20 tournament because of the upcoming Municipal Elections in the Capital in mid April.

Saudi men to vote as women wait

Saudi men are to vote Thursday in
municipal elections, the last all-male affair in the Muslim kingdom after a royal decree this week giving women the right
to cast ballots in four years.

Palestinians to hold municipal elections

The Western-backed Palestinian
government in the West Bank says it will hold local council
elections "as soon as possible."