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337 injured during Catalan independence referendum vote

337 injured during Catalan independence referendum vote

The Spanish government considers the referendum unconstitutional and had ordered the police to seal public facilities to prevent voting.

Oct 01, 2017, 17:13 PM IST

Polling underway for panchayat elections in Goa

As many as 5,297 candidates are in fray for the elections and over 7.49 lakh people are eligible to cast their votes.

Jun 11, 2017, 12:45 PM IST
Pokemon Go banned in polling stations during Thailand referendum

Pokemon Go banned in polling stations during Thailand referendum

A member of the Thai Election Commission asked people to avoid playing Pokemon Go near polling stations and said it was illegal to go inside the stations to catch Pokemons.

Aug 07, 2016, 08:48 AM IST

Bihar Assembly Elections 2015: Central forces to guard all polling stations, says EC

In a first, central paramilitary forces will be deployed at all 62,779 polling stations during the 5-phase Bihar assembly polls, the Election Commission said on Monday.

Sep 14, 2015, 16:21 PM IST

Protesters burn ballots in bid to block Mexico vote

Rebellious teachers and protesters seeking to thwart Mexico`s midterm elections on Sunday burned ballots and blocked polling stations, but authorities downplayed the "isolated incidents."

Jun 08, 2015, 04:07 AM IST

Gunmen kill 15 in Nigeria during tense election

Gunmen killed at least 15 people including an opposition politician near polling stations in northeast Nigeria on Saturday, casting an ominous shadow over the closest electoral contest since the end of military rule in 1999.

Mar 29, 2015, 16:55 PM IST

Nigeria court bars military from deploying around polling stations: Lawyer

Lagos/Abuja" The Nigerian federal high court in Lagos has barred the military from deploying around polling stations during March 28 national elections, the lawyer for the parliamentarian who broug

Mar 25, 2015, 02:07 AM IST

Declare polling stations in J&K as smoking free zones: JKVHA

 Jammu and Kashmir Voluntary Health Association (JKVHA) has asked the state election authorities to declare all polling stations as 'smoking free zones' during the ongoing Assembly elections.

Dec 03, 2014, 17:57 PM IST

Four polling stations in flood-hit J&K relocated

The Election Commission of India (ECI) on Thursday ordered relocation of four polling stations, which were damaged by the recent floods, to new locations in Bandipora district of north Kashmir.

Nov 13, 2014, 23:29 PM IST

Thousands protest in Romania over presidential vote

Some 10,000 people protested in Romania on Saturday, accusing the government of limiting voting from citizens living abroad in last weekend`s presidential polls.

Nov 09, 2014, 04:21 AM IST

18 dead as militants hit polling stations in Iraq

Suicide bombers attacked several polling stations and security forces in Iraq on Monday killing at least 18 people and wounding dozens, police said, days before the violence-wracked country holds legislative elections.

Apr 28, 2014, 16:54 PM IST

Failure rate of EVMs much less than expected: EC

Election Commission on Thursday defended the efficiency of the voting machines saying the failure rate was less than usually expected.

Apr 25, 2014, 00:56 AM IST

LS poll: Over 950 polling stations earmarked as critical in Maharashtra

About 951 polling stations spread across 19 constituencies in Maharashtra have been identified as critical.

Apr 23, 2014, 21:37 PM IST

Re-poll recommended at 25 polling stations in Bihar

Election officials on Saturday recommended re-poll at 25 polling stations in Patliputra and Munger Lok Sabha constituency which had gone to polls on April 17.

Apr 19, 2014, 18:34 PM IST

Four IEDs found from unused polling centre

Four Improvised Explosive Devices were Friday recovered from an unused polling centre in Maoist-affected Kasiabeda in Singbhum East district, the police said.

Apr 18, 2014, 19:44 PM IST

Gurgaon voters praise clean polling stations

Voters gave the thumbs up for polling stations here in Haryana, and for the clock-work precision with which they operated Thursday.

Apr 10, 2014, 11:34 AM IST

Live webcasting at 40 Uttar Pradesh polling stations

Live webcasting will take place at 40 sensitive polling stations across Uttar Pradesh, a senior official said on Saturday.

Apr 05, 2014, 11:15 AM IST

One lakh more to enrol as Delhi voters

The Election Commission Sunday received more than 1 lakh new voter enrolment forms after organising a day-long special voters` campaign in 11,000 polling stations of nine districts in the national capital, an official said.

Mar 10, 2014, 00:22 AM IST

71.31 per cent voters cast vote in Algapur bypoll in Assam

An estimated 71.31 per cent voters on Sunday cast their votes in the by-election to Algapur Assembly constituency in Assam`s Barak Valley.

Feb 24, 2013, 18:34 PM IST