Election Commision

Do not belittle institution with repeated innuendos: EC’s sharp response to West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee

EC in its letter to Banerjee stated, "Commission maintains the position that they would not like to keep on being put in the dock for alleged proximity to any political entity." 

Mar 17, 2021, 16:40 PM IST

NDA will get majority, Nitish Kumar will be Bihar CM again, says BJP; confident of victory, claims RJD

The ruling BJP on Friday (September 25, 2020) exuded confidence that the NDA alliance will get a majority in the soon to be conducted Bihar assembly election 2020 and Nitish Kumar will become the Chief Minister again.

Sep 25, 2020, 15:44 PM IST

Elections will be conducted in J&K, Commences from March 5th

At first, after the abrogation of Article 370, elections will be conducted in Jammu and Kashmir. These elections will be held on Panchayat level which will be conducted in 8 phases, the first phase starts from 5th March.

Feb 13, 2020, 20:18 PM IST

EC orders repoll in two polling stations in West Bengal's Barrackpur, Arambag constituency on May 12

Re-polling will be held on 12th May from 7 AM to 6 PM in the two polling stations in West Bengal.

May 11, 2019, 00:01 AM IST

EC offers various avenues to Kashmiri migrants to cast votes in Lok Sabha poll

The Kashmiri migrants whose names are registered in any of the three parliamentary constituencies in Kashmir province can cast their votes at special polling stations set up at Delhi, Jammu and Udhampur. 

Mar 27, 2019, 17:58 PM IST

AIADMK infighting: No fresh floor test till September 20, orders Madras High Court

Amid escalating infighting in Tamil Nadu's ruling AIADMK, the TTV Dhinakaran faction of the party on Thursday moved a plea in the Madras High Court seeking a floor test in the state assembly. 

Sep 14, 2017, 13:24 PM IST

EVM tampering: Election Commission to convene all-party meet on May 12; may throw open challenge for hacking

Amid debate over whether EVMs can be tampered with, the Election Commission has announced to convene an all-party meeting on May 12.

May 04, 2017, 19:40 PM IST

Election Commission to openly challenge Arvind Kejriwal to check EVMs?

After facing several allegations related with tampering of electronic voting machines (EVMs), the Election Commission of India (ECI) has reportedly decided to soon throw an 'open challenge' to check EVMs.

Apr 04, 2017, 12:57 PM IST

EC should have done basic due diligence: TMC

The apparent reason for the show cause is that she had promised to make Asansol into a new district which was against the EC model code of conduct, TMC chief national spokesperson Derek O'Brien.

Apr 14, 2016, 19:47 PM IST