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Apr 27, 2016
Rajnath-led Group of Ministers gives EC the go-ahead to buy 14 lakh EVMsHeaded by Rajnath Singh, an informal group of ministers has cleared an Election Commission proposal to buy nearly 14 lakh electronic voting machines at a cost of over Rs 5,000 crore, ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha elections The GoM, headed by Home Minister Rajnath Singh, is learnt to have sent its recommendation to the Prime Minister's Office, supporting the purchase of EVMs in batches.
Dec 07, 2015
Election Commission wants 14 lakh new EVMs at an expenditure of Rs 5512 croreThe Election Commission wants to purchase nearly 14 lakh new electronic voting machines worth Rs 5511.48 crore
Feb 08, 2015
Repoll in two booths in Rohtas Nagar and Delhi CantonmentThe poll panel said that there were problems in the Electronic Voting Machines (EVM) at the two booths on 7 February after which it was decided to conduct repolling there.
Jan 06, 2015
Govt set to accept voting for NRIs through electronic meansThe government is set to accept the recommendations of a committee which has favoured voting for NRIs through electronic means.
May 16, 2014
Election results 2014: AAP's Medha Patkar alleges EVM tamperingAAP's Medha Patkar has alleged in a note on Facebook that an address tag of a control unit at a polling station was found on the road.
Mar 06, 2014
Indian EVMs most efficient, tamper-proof machines: Former EC chiefThe successful deployment of electronic voting machines (EVMs) in Indian elections is the "envy" of many countries, a former chief election commissioner (CEC) says.
Oct 04, 2013
SC asks Election Comm to explore paper record of votes in EVMsThe Supreme Court today asked the Election Commission to explore the possibility of introducing Vote Verifier Paper Audit Trail (VVPAT) in EVMs to maintain paper record of each vote for upcoming assembly polls in five states and next general election in 2014.
Sep 27, 2013
Right to reject is a cosmetic effort that won't workIt’s good idea with serious flaws. It fails to take into account the ground realities of Indian politics. It offers cosmetic change to a system that needs surgical operation.
Apr 09, 2013
Election Commission ready with new and improved EVMThe special feature of the new Electronic Voting Machine is that as soon as the voter presses a button to cast his vote, a screen will show him that candidate whom he or she has voter for.
Sep 30, 2012
EVM tampering: EC looking at 'foolproof methods'The Election Commission has told the Supreme Court that "it is contemplating foolproof methods" to ensure that electronic voting machines (EVMs) are not misused or tampered with as is being feared in some quarters.