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Maharashtra: Voting underway for 4th phase of municipal council polls

The voting for the last phase of the municipal council polls in 11 nagar parishads of Maharashtra's Nagpur and Gondia districts, that began today, is currently underway. 

Candidates' health certificates: File affidavit, says HC to TN

Justice N Kirubakaran gave the direction when a petition filed by one S V Subbaiah of Coimbatore district came up before him.

Maharashtra poll panel issues notice to 280 parties

Mumbai has 40 political parties which are on radar of the SEC, while 20 are from Thane district, 25 political parties got notice from Jalgaon, 24 from Pune, 22 from Ahemdnagar, 13 from Solapur, 21 from Satara, 13 from Sangli and 14 from Kolhapur includes Tararani Aghadi Paksha.

One lakh voters 'deleted' in Ahmedabad by SEC: Guj Cong

To substantiate their claims, Congress issued two official documents of SEC, having total number of voters in Ahmedabad before and after the voting.

Civic polls in Tripura on Dec 9

The official notification said election to the 49-member Agartala Municipal Corporation, 13 municipal councils and six nagar panchayats would be held on Dec 9.

WB opposition parties withdraw demonstration at SEC office

Earlier in the evening, a BJP delegation headed by its state president Rahul Sinha staged a dharna outside Upadhyay's office cabin after meeting him there.

Patna Mayor voted out in 'no-confidence motion'

 Patna Mayor Afzal Imam was on Thursday removed from chair in a No-Confidence motion brought by ward councillors levelling charges of incompetence and misbehaviour among others.

Using Yoga for politics banned in poll-bound Bihar

Using Yoga for politics banned in poll-bound Bihar

 Ahead of the International Yoga Day celebrations, the State Election Commission (SEC) in poll-bound Bihar prohibitted using yoga for politics on Sunday after a complaint by the ruling JD-U, officials said.

BJP demands postponement of April 25 municipal polls in West Bengal

The BJP in West Bengal on Tuesday demanded postponement of the April 25 state-wide civic body elections and also repolling in all the wards of the Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) which went to poll last Saturday.

BJP asks EC for fresh Kolkata civic polls

West Bengal's opposition BJP on Saturday wrote to the State Election Commission (SEC) asking it to cancel the Kolkata Municipal polls held during the day and hold the exercise afresh with adequate security.

Attack on Rupa Ganguly: SEC asks city police commissioner to probe

The State Election Commission Wednesday asked the South 24-Parganas district magistrate and Kolkata Police commissioner to inquire into the alleged attack on BJP leader Rupa Ganguly and take necessary action.

State, SEC discuss force deployment plan for civic polls in West Bengal

The West Bengal government and the State Election Commission (SEC) on Saturday discussed the force deployment plan for the upcoming civic polls in the state.

BJD sweeps urban local bodies election in Odisha

The ruling BJD today swept election in eight urban local bodies - three municipalities and five notified areas where polling was held yesterday.

BJP urges WBSEC for adequate deployment of central force

The BJP on Thursday urged the State Election Commission in West Bengal to deploy central forces for the upcoming civic polls, 10 days prior to the election.

Councillor's election cancelled for hiding information in Bihar

State Election Commission has cancelled the election of a councillor of Sasaram in Bihar for hiding information about his children.

Voting for 46 civic bodies in Rajasthan tomorrow

Jaipur: Forty six civic bodies, including six municipal corporations, in Rajasthan will go to polls Saturday, a State Election Commission (RSEC) official said today.

Rajasthan civic body polls: 1,121 nominations found invalid so far

 As many as 1,121 nominations filed for the Rajasthan civic body polls have been found to be invalid so far, leaving a total of 5,563 candidates in the fray as of now.

Filing of nominations for civic polls ends in Rajasthan

Filing of nomination papers for 46 civic bodies, including six municipal corporations, in Rajasthan for which elections are scheduled to be held on November 22 ended on Tuesday, an official of State Election Commission (RSEC) said.

Gujarat Lok Sabha polls: Security watch on anti-social elements

Elaborate security arrangements have been made for peaceful conduct of Lok Sabha elections in Gujarat, where for the first time paramilitary forces have been given the responsibility to keep a tab on anti-social elements in sensitive areas.

SEC orders transfer of police officer on code violation charge

The State Election Commission Odisha on Tuesday ordered transfer of a police inspector as both the ruling BJD and opposition Congress lodged allegation and counter allegation against each other on charge of model code of violation.