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Jun 03, 2017
EVM 'hackathon' test: All you need to know about EC's challenge to parties alleging tamperingAfter some political parties alleged that the EVM machines used in recently conducted Assembly elections were tampered with, the Election Commission threw a 'hackathon' challenge, inviting these parties to try and tamper with the machines
May 20, 2017
EVM challenge on 3 June: Participants to be given four hours to hack machine, says ECThe EVM challenge will start from 3 June in which political parties can use machines deployed in assembly polls, the Election Commission announced
May 14, 2017
EVM tampering: Why India stands out as a gold standard in electronic votingIt may come as a surprise but electronic voting is not the prevailing choice among the world's democracies, though most forward-looking nations are aspiring to go electronic to cast ballots.
May 09, 2017
Arvind Kejriwal hacking row: Here's what Election Commission has to say on tampering of EVMsThe high drama in Delhi Assembly on Tuesday was just a case of old wine in new bottle. There was nothing new in the EVM issue that AAP legislator Saurabh Bhardwaj raked in the Assembly, barring a live demonstration of the machine.
Apr 29, 2017
Election Commission to call meeting with 16 political parties to discuss EVM issueThe Election Commission of India (ECI) will soon call a meeting of all political parties to assure them that the electronic voting machines (EVMs) were tampering-proof and secured, Chief Election Commissioner Nasim Zaidi said on Saturday
Apr 12, 2017
Kashmir bypolls: NC, Congress slam Election Commission for ordering Srinagar repollThe Election Commission of India was caught in a tight spot over its decision to carry out repoll on 38 polling stations at Srinagar's parliamentary seat.
Apr 12, 2017
EVM tampering: Opposition parties have failed to take defeat sportingly, put EC image in dockThe shrillness with which the 16 political parties are alleging EVM tampering essentially suggests that they have not reconciled to the defeat in recent rounds of Assembly and local bodies elections.
Mar 27, 2017
Jammu and Kashmir bypolls: Congress cancels rallies in Pampore and Pulwama, fears safety of candidatesThe political campaigning ahead of the by-election in Srinagar and Anantnag Parliamentary constituencies has taken a hit with the Indian National Congress (INC) cancelling its rallies in South Kashmir on Monday after reports emerged of militants attending the funeral of a Hizbul Mujahideen member in Pulwama. The by-election for the two Parliamentary seats is set to take place on April 9 and 12 respectively.
Mar 21, 2017
Election Commission favours lifetime ban on convicts from contesting pollsThe Election Commission of India (ECI) on Monday told the Supreme Court that it was in favour of barring convicted persons from contesting polls for life and stopping their entry into judiciary and the executive.
Mar 16, 2017
Election Commission says EVMs are fully tamper-proof, allegations baselessThe electronic voting machines are "fully tamper-proof, as ever", the Election Commission said on Thursday