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AAP govt seeks report on inflated water bills in Delhi

Seemapuri MLA Rajender Pal Gautam undertook a stock-taking exercise of the department, which was with sacked minister Kapil Mishra until his recent fallout with Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal.

Shiv Sena leadership decides to go solo in Panvel municipal polls

The Shiv Sena leadership is understood to have decided to go solo in the Panvel Municipal Corporation polls, ignoring the suggestion of the local leaders who wanted a pre-election alliance with the BJP.

MCD polls: Voter awareness campaign gets celebrity quotient

It is not a national-level election, but cricket legend Kapil Dev, author Chetan Bhagat and Bollywood actress Huma Qureshi are 'exhorting' the people of Delhi to come out and vote in the high-stakes municipal polls on Sunday.

 

Arvind Kejriwal wants civic polls to be deferred until EVMs are equipped

Arvind Kejriwal wants civic polls to be deferred until EVMs are equipped

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, who has been vouching for conducting upcoming municipal polls through ballot paper citing EVM rigging, has demanded that the civic elections in the national capital be postponed by a month.

BJP retains top spot in last phase of Maharashtra municipal council polls

BJP retains top spot in last phase of Maharashtra municipal council polls

BJP also secured seven posts of municipal council president in the fourth and final phase.

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.

After panchayats, Haryana sets educational qualification for municipal polls

 Haryana Cabinet has decided to amend Section 13 A of Haryana Municipal Act 1973 and Section 8 of Haryana Municipal Corporation Act 1994 to make minimum educational qualification compulsory for aspirant of contesting local body polls on the lines of Panchayat polls.

After panchayats, Haryana proposes qualifications for municipal polls

After including educational qualifications and other criteria for panchayat elections, the Haryana government on Tuesday announced that it will amend the state's Municipal Corporation Act to lay down some qualifications for contesting polls to urban local bodies.

Gujarat planning to launch e-voting facility in panchayat polls

Gujarat planning to launch e-voting facility in panchayat polls

Gujarat government is now planning to extend the e-voting facility to panchayat polls, despite the lukewarm response it got in the recent municipal polls.

Haryana government to make class 12 mandatory for municipal corporation polls?

Haryana government to make class 12 mandatory for municipal corporation polls?

After fixing the minimum educational qualification for elections to the Panchayati Raj institutions in Haryana, the Manohar Lal Khattar government is mulling making class XII qualification mandatory for contesting the municipal corporation polls in the state.

SEC deleted voters' names at behest of Guj govt, alleges Cong

Congress called for a thorough probe into the alleged "removal" of voters' names from electoral list.

TMC trying to spread 'terror' before municipal polls: Left

The Left Front Tuesday alleged that the ruling Trinamool Congress was deliberately trying to create a "lawless situation" in West Bengal before the polls to municipal corporations of Bidhanagar and Asansol.

West Bengal: Parties bracing for popularity test in municipal polls

The upcoming polls to the newly- formed Asansol and Bidhannagar municipal corporations in West Bengal are set to be a test of popularity for the political parties in the state ahead of next year's Assembly elections.