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Nasim Zaidi set to take charge as Chief Election Commissioner

 Election Commissioner Nasim Zaidi is set to become the next Chief Election Commissioner later this month.

Apr 08, 2015, 19:10 PM IST

'EC to complete linking Aadhaar with photo ID cards by August'

The Election Commission of India Tuesday said it would complete linking of Aadhaar numbers with voter photo identity cards across the country, except Northeast, by August this year.

Mar 24, 2015, 16:12 PM IST

CEC for strict implementation of model code of conduct

The Election Commission of India Tuesday regretted lack of uniform application of model code of conduct across states and said it needs to be more aggressive in implementation of rules and action against violators.

Mar 24, 2015, 14:14 PM IST

India to become first country to have no duplicacy in voters' list: HS Brahma

India is set to become the first country in the world to have biometric data and no duplicacy in the voters' list after linking of Aadhar card with voter identity card, Chief Election Commissioner HS Brahma said on Saturday.

Mar 21, 2015, 16:23 PM IST

EC may revoke registration of parties which do not contest

The Election Commission is planning to revoke registration of political parties which have never contested any election in the last 5-10 years.

Mar 21, 2015, 15:59 PM IST

Internet voting a possibility in future: CEC

Chief Election Commissioner H S Brahma Friday said voting by internet could be a possibility in the future and the first step in this direction is the EC's plan to make electoral rolls "totally error free".

Feb 27, 2015, 16:23 PM IST

Delhi assembly election big challenge: Poll panel chief

The upcoming Delhi assembly elections are a big "challenge" as they are the first polls to be held in 2015, Chief Election Commissioner HS Brahma said here Tuesday.

Jan 21, 2015, 00:33 AM IST

EC to celebrate voters' power through 'Matdata Mahotsav' in Delhi

To celebrate the power of voters', Chief Election Commissioner HS Brahma will inaugurate the 'Matdata Mahotsav' at the Dilli Haat in South Delhi on Tuesday.

Jan 20, 2015, 09:37 AM IST

HS Brahma may be the next CEC

Government may be all set to appoint Election Commissioner HS Brahma as the next Chief Election Commissioner in place of VS Sampath who demits office on Thursday.

Jan 14, 2015, 22:41 PM IST

Assembly polls 2014: EC to step up security management to check money, muscle power

In a bid to check the role of money and muscle power in coming Assembly polls in four states, the Election Commission is taking steps to strengthen security management system and use of technology, Election Commissioner HS Brahma said here on Friday.

Sep 05, 2014, 23:50 PM IST

CD row: EC refutes Kejriwal’s claim, says no clean chit to AAP

The Election Commission on Wednesday said that no clean chit has been given to Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) in sting operation by portal media Media Sarkar in which the party leaders were allegedly shown accepting funds illegally.

Nov 27, 2013, 17:35 PM IST