municipal elections

Controversial Jakarta Governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama leads polls

Jakarta's controversial Christian Governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama is leading polls ahead of the Indonesian capital's municipal elections on Wednesday, despite accusations of blasphemy by Muslim radicals, officials said on Sunday.

Apr 16, 2017, 13:43 PM IST

Remove ''Aam Aadmi'' words from AAP government schemes: EC

Ahead of municipal elections in the national capital, the Delhi Election Commission has directed the AAP government in the capital to remove "Aam Aadmi" words from all forms of display of its schemes.

Mar 22, 2017, 16:43 PM IST

Jat quota agitation spills over into Delhi

The ongoing Jat agitation in Haryana seeking reservation in education and government jobs spilt over into the national capital today.

Feb 08, 2017, 17:49 PM IST
Chandigarh Municipal elections results: Counting to be held on Tuesday

Chandigarh Municipal elections results: Counting to be held on Tuesday

The results to Chandigarh Municipal elections will be out on Tuesday.

Dec 19, 2016, 19:49 PM IST

MCD bypolls counting on Tuesday

The counting will begin at 8 AM at all the counting centres and Delhi State Election Commission has made necessary arrangements for it.

May 16, 2016, 22:27 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi's idea: Hold all elections simultaneously, save time and money

PM Narendra Modi's idea: Hold all elections simultaneously, save time and money

As per the PM's proposal, elections at all levels - panchayats, urban local bodies, state Assemblies and Parliament - should be held simultaneously.

Mar 31, 2016, 09:33 AM IST

KCR promises to treat all people in Hyderabad equally

The chief minister said people had given a befitting reply to those who were creating apprehensions in the minds of people from Andhra Pradesh settled in Hyderabad.

Feb 05, 2016, 22:12 PM IST
Saudi voters elect 20 women candidates for the first time

Saudi voters elect 20 women candidates for the first time

The women who won hail from vastly different parts of the country, ranging from Saudi Arabia's largest city to a small village near Islam's holiest site.

Dec 14, 2015, 10:20 AM IST

Initial results show 5 Saudi women elected for first time

The five women hail from vastly different parts of the country, ranging from Saudi Arabia's second largest and most cosmopolitan city to a small village near Islam's holiest sites.

Dec 13, 2015, 19:47 PM IST

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.

Oct 09, 2015, 08:43 AM IST

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.

Jun 05, 2015, 11:58 AM IST

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.

Apr 14, 2015, 18:32 PM IST

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.

Mar 23, 2015, 21:33 PM IST

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.

Jan 06, 2015, 01:18 AM IST

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.

Oct 27, 2014, 00:56 AM IST

Bahrain opposition to boycott legislative election

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

Jun 01, 2014, 02:19 AM IST

Municipal elections in Andhra Pradesh March 30

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

Mar 03, 2014, 12:53 PM IST

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.

May 21, 2013, 17:27 PM IST

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.

May 09, 2013, 17:39 PM IST