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Jul 06, 2017
Achal Kumar Joti takes charge as chief election commissioner, says will focus on promoting e-governanceAchal Kumar Joti took charge as the 21st Chief Election Commissioner on Thursday, and said the poll panel will vigorously pursue its commitment to hold free, fair, inclusive and credible elections
Jul 05, 2017
Supreme Court questions Centre on procedure to appoint Election Commission chiefNew Delhi: The Supreme Court asked the Centre as to why no enabling law as mandated under the Constitution has been made for the appointment of the chief election commissioner and election commissioners in the poll panel.
Jul 04, 2017
Achal Kumar Joti takes over as chief election commissioner after Nasim ZaidiElection Commissioner Achal Kumar Joti was on Tuesday appointed as the next chief election commissioner (CEC) succeeding Nasim Zaidi.
Jul 04, 2017
Achal Kumar Joti appointed as CEC: Here's all you need to know about former chief secretary of GujaratElection Commissioner Achal Kumar Joti was appointed as the Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) on Tuesday, here's all you need to know about the former chief secretary of Gujarat
Jul 03, 2017
Nasim Zaidi pushes for electoral reforms: On his way out, CEC fires shots at govt over transparency, political fundingIn a series of newspaper interviews on Sunday, Nasim Zaidi, the Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) who retires on 5 July, pointed to a slew of proposed electoral reforms that deserve national attention.
Jun 29, 2017
EC should be given contempt of court powers against parties questioning its neutrality, says Nasim ZaidiThe Election Commission on Thursday defended its decision to seek powers to initiate contempt proceedings against political parties
Jun 29, 2017
Vice-Presidential Election 2017: Poll to choose Hamid Ansari's successor will be held on 5 AugustThe elections for the 13th Vice-President of India shall be held on 5 August. The announcement for the same was made by CEC Dr Nasim Zaidi.
Jun 28, 2017
EC to launch Facebook drive on 1 July to call new voters for online registrationThe Election Commission will launch a special drive to enrol new electors, and has collaborated with Facebook to launch a 'voter registration reminder' on 1 July.
Jun 07, 2017
Presidential Election 2017: Voting on 17 July, counting on 20 July, announces Election CommissionChief Election Commissioner Naseem Zaidi announced the dates for Presidential Election 2017 at a press conference in New Delhi on Wednesday.
Jun 03, 2017
EVM 'hackathon' challenge: NCP holds Election Commission responsible for its non-participationThe NCP, which backed out of the Election Commission's EVM hacking challenge on Saturday, put the blame squarely on the poll panel for its non-participation.