75 percent voter turnout for eight gram panchayats in Maharashtra

 Approximately 75 percent people today exercised their franchise for elections to eight gram panchayats in four districts of Thane, Nashik, Solapur and Osmanabad.

Mozambicans vote in tough test for ruling party

Mozambicans voted Wednesday in a tough electoral test for the ruling Frelimo party, which has run the resource-rich but impoverished southern African country since independence from Portugal in 1975.

Haryana Assembly polls: Crew members of Zee Media heckled during voting

In an unfortunate incident, a group of people outside a polling booth here shoved the crew members of Zee Media during the voting for 90 Assembly seats in Haryana.

Dia Mirza gives voting a miss for pre-wedding celebrations
Dia Mirza gives voting a miss for pre-wedding celebrations

Actress and former beauty queen Dia Mirza, who is set for her wedding to long time beau Sahil Sangha at a ceremony here later this week, missed her chance to cast her vote in the Maharashtra assembly elections Wednesday. She says had it not been for her D-Day, she wouldn't have skipped voting.

Haryana Assembly polls: People excited to caste their vote

Haryana Assembly polls: People excited to caste their vote

Maharashtra Assembly polls: Prithviraj Chavan, Sharad Pawar cast their votes

Major political leaders like Prithviraj Chavan, Sharad Pawar ,Supriya Sule,Ajit Pawar ,Sushil Shinde cast their votes

Bolivians vote amid expectations of Morales landslide

Bolivians voted Sunday in elections widely expected to give President Evo Morales a third term in office, along with a legislative majority needed to push through his leftist reforms.

No selfies: Brazil keeps phones out of vote booths

Some of the globe's biggest users of social media, Brazilians snap selfies at the beach, at soccer matches, at the gym, in maternity wards and even inside the dens of drug-dealing gangs.

Now, learn about democracy, voting playing EC video game

In a first-of-its-kind effort, the Election Commission (EC) on Wednesday launched a video game titled 'Get Set Vote' as part of a series of edutainment material on voter awareness and education.

Voting for Fiji general elections begin

Voting for Fiji's general elections started Wednesday, the first election since the military coup in 2006. The country has a large ethnic Indian population.

EC wants to use new machine to enhance vote secrecy

The Election Commission wants to use a new machine to enhance secrecy of votes during counting which prevents disclosure of voting pattern.

Hong Kong legal body votes to oust its pro-Beijing president

The Hong Kong Law Society has sent a strong rebuke to Beijing after it passed a vote of no confidence in its own president, who backed a controversial white paper reaffirming China`s control over the city.

Hong Kongers queue at polling booths to defy Beijing

Hong Kong citizens cast their ballots in an unofficial referendum on democratic reform today, with booths opening across the territory after an online poll that enraged Beijing and stunned organisers with a huge response of more than 500,000 votes.

Deadly attacks mar high turnout at Afghan vote

Millions of Afghans turned out to vote today in a presidential run-off election despite Taliban threats and violence that killed nearly 50 people ahead of the withdrawal of NATO troops later this year.

Ukraine boosts security for vote as US warns Russia

The United States piled the pressure on Russia Wednesday over its actions in Ukraine, where the authorities are mobilising tens of thousands of police for a presidential vote in the face of a bloody insurgency gripping the east.

Crowds vote in scarred east Ukraine port city

Enthusiasm for self-rule was palpable in the line snaking out of the district administration building in Mariupol converted into a polling station.

I am a Narendra Modi fan, hope he wins: Preity Zinta in Varanasi

In an impromptu interaction with media in the city, Preity Zinta said that she is a fan of Narendra Modi.

LS polls: Gujarat records 62 percent voting

Gujarat Wednesday recorded 62 percent voting for all 26 Lok Sabha seats in the state that went to the polls in single-day election, according to official figures.

Nearly 100 percent voting in Rajasthan re-poll

Barring one voter, 337 electors on Monday cast their votes in re-polling at Tonk-Swaimadhopur Lok Sabha seat in Rajasthan.

80.05 percent voting in Assam in three phases

A record 80.05 percent voting was recorded in Assam, while the the turnout was 82.2 per cent in the last and final phase of the Lok Sabha elections.