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Mamata Banerjee raises questions over EVMs again

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday yet again raised questions over EVMs and said a fact-finding committee should be constituted to find out the details of voting machines. Watch this video to know more.

Jun 04, 2019, 13:44 PM IST

News 50: Watch top news headlines of June 4th, 2019

This segment of Zee News brings top news stories of the day. Watch this video to know the latest news headlines of today.

Jun 04, 2019, 12:34 PM IST

Big News Stories: Watch top news stories of the hour

This segment of Zee News brings top news stories of the day. Watch this video to know the latest news hour of the hour.

Jan 24, 2019, 13:00 PM IST

Breaking News: Ballot paper will not be used in Lok Sabha Polls : EC

Election commission has said that Ballot paper will not be used in Lok Sabha Polls

Jan 24, 2019, 11:40 AM IST

Deshhit: Watch detailed analysis of all the major news of the day, Dec 20, 2018

This segment of Zee News brings detailed news stories of the day. Watch this video to know top stories of December 20, 2018.

Dec 20, 2018, 21:56 PM IST

Deshhit: Know top 20 deshhit news of today

This segment of Zee News brings to you top 20 news stories of the day. Watch this video for more information.

Dec 20, 2018, 20:52 PM IST

Elections should be held through ballot paper: Sharad Yadav

The Loktantrik Janata Dal chief demanded the Election Commission to hold elections on ballot papers.

Aug 27, 2018, 16:24 PM IST

Electronic voting is not perfect, but paper ballots can be worse. It is not wise to go back on EVMs

The EVMs or electronic voting machines are more secure and easier to measure ballots. But technology can scare people who cannot understand or control it.

May 29, 2018, 17:08 PM IST

Conduct polls with ballot paper, Mayawati challenges BJP

Mayawati on Sunday challenged the BJP to conduct Vidhan Sabha and Lok Sabha elections on ballot paper.

Dec 10, 2017, 21:08 PM IST

EC's new instructions for Presidential election: No personal pens inside voting chamber, mark ballot with special markers

The Election Commission of India (ECI) has come up with new initiatives ahead of the Presidential election today. 

Jul 17, 2017, 11:07 AM IST

EVM credible, ballot paper worst alternative, say former election commissioners

Amidst growing skepticism among political parties over the credibility of the Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs), former chief election commissioners (CEC) on Sunday asserted that machines cannot be hacked and thereby backed the Election Commission for throwing an open challenge to political parties and experts to see if they can tamper the polling machines.

Apr 16, 2017, 11:42 AM IST

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.

Apr 15, 2017, 09:12 AM IST

Mamata Banerjee bats for use of ballot paper in upcoming polls

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday urged for the replacement of EVMs with ballot paper, saying "old is always gold".

Apr 10, 2017, 17:04 PM IST

Voting for Hong Kong's fifth-term Chief Executive starts

The voting for the fifth-term Chief Executive of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (SAR) started on Sunday.

Mar 26, 2017, 11:28 AM IST

Delhi State Election panel rejects CM Arvind Kejriwal's demand to use ballot paper in civic polls

The Delhi State Election Commission (SEC) on Tuesday rejected Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's demand to hold coming elections to the three municipal corporations in Delhi using ballot papers instead of EVMs.

Mar 14, 2017, 22:46 PM IST

New electronic system fails in 2022 Winter Olympic Games vote

A new electronic voting system adopted by the International Olympic Committee to decide the host of the 2022 Winter Games failed on Friday, prompting a return to the tried and tested ballot paper, IOC President Thomas Bach said.

Jul 31, 2015, 22:00 PM IST

Assembly bypolls in 5 states: Pics of candidates to be on ballot paper

Photographs of candidates, including Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, contesting the June 27 assembly bypolls to six seats in five states, will be on the ballot papers alongside their names and party symbols.

Jun 21, 2015, 09:45 AM IST

Goa's top election official bats for paper ballot

Electronic voting machines, or EVMs, may have made the conduct of elections easy and tamper-proof, but Goa's top polling official says the use of the traditional ballot paper is both cheaper and better suited for small states.

Mar 20, 2015, 14:27 PM IST

Pak polls ballot papers to be printed under army supervision

Ballot papers for Pakistan`s upcoming general election will be printed in three cities under the supervision of the army, the military`s media arm said on Saturday.

Apr 13, 2013, 22:08 PM IST

Floridans greeted by monster ballot paper

The monster tabloid-size ballot includes 11 proposed amendments to the state constitution, some of which ran for hundreds of words.

Nov 06, 2012, 21:53 PM IST