Pak Hindus demand dual voting rights for non-Muslims

A leading Hindu organisation in Pakistan on Tuesday passed a resolution demanding the government and all political parties to bring a constitutional amendment allowing non-Muslims to cast dual vote to elect their representative of national and provincial assemblies.

Employees with voting rights in Haryana get holiday on Oct 15

Delhi government on Monday declared October 15 as a holiday for employees who have voting rights in Haryana so that they can cast their votes in Assembly elections there.

US, Israel lose UNESCO voting rights: UN source

The United States and Israel lost their UNESCO voting rights today after suspending funding to the organisation for its recognition of Palestine, a source from the UN agency has said.

Advani favours voting rights to Indians settled abroad

Senior BJP leader LK Advani on Tuesday said he is in favour of granting voting rights to Indians and people of Indian-origin settled abroad.

No voting rights for overseas Malaysian citizens

The High Court in Malaysia has
rejected an attempt by citizens overseas to obtain voting
rights.

`NRIs` response on voting rights not encouraging`

Union Minister Vayalar Ravi on Thursday admitted that response from Non-Resident Indians on voting rights has not been encouraging.

`Problems in NRI voting rights being worked out`

Practical problems are being worked out to enroll non-residents Indians (NRIs), specially in the Middle East, on the electoral rolls, Minister for Overseas Indian Affairs Vayalar Ravi said here on Sunday.

Voting rights for NRIs run into EC hurdle

The Election Commission`s insistence on physical verification of millions of NRIs wishing to get voting rights has led to delay in finalising
modalities for entry of their names in electoral rolls.

NRIs give mixed response to voting rights to them

India`s move to allow millions of NRIs to exercise their voting rights has evoked mixed reaction from the community.

Bill to provide voting rights to NRIs tabled in RS

A bill to provide voting rights to Indians living abroad was introduced in Rajya Sabha on Saturday.

NRIs to get voting rights: Veerappa Moily

Indian government is planning to provide voting rights to Non-Resident Indians and steps are being taken to make it a reality, Law and Justice Minister Veerappa Moily has said.

NRIs may get voting rights soon

Voting rights in India by millions of NRIs may finally see the light of the day.

Vidhan Parishad polls: Voting rights of nominated members challenged

A petition has been filed in the
Allahabad High Court challenging voting rights of nominated
members of civic bodies for elections to the State Legislative
Council in Uttar Pradesh due later this week.

Difficulties in making voting compulsory: CEC

Chief Election Commissioner Navin Chawla Monday said there were difficulties in making voting compulsory in the country due to the huge size of the electorate.