Andhra Pradesh SEC says he apprehends threat to life for postponing local body polls, seeks central security cover
Andhra Pradesh State Election Commissioner N Ramesh Kumar on Wednesday requested the Centre to provide him central police force security cover, saying he apprehends threat to his life and that of his family members
Lok Sabha election: EC declares polling in 168 booths across Tripura West constituency 'void', repolling to be held on 12 May
The Election Commission has directed the Tripura Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) to ensure that wide publicity is given in Tripura West polling areas. It also directed the official to inform political parties and contesting candidates about the fresh poll.
Farm loan waiver should not form part of poll promises, says Raghuram Rajan; writes to Election Commission
Agri loan waiver not only inhibits investment in the farm sector but put pressure on the fiscal of states which undertake farm loan waiver, Raghuram Rajan said
Assam's NRC quandary Part 3: Sarbananda Sonowal will have his hands full in 2018 with draft citizenship registry, electoral roll
The NRC issue appears to be a double-edged sword for the Sonowal government as all eyes will now be on how it handles the political developments post publication of the final electoral roll, 2018 and the draft NRC.
A demand by the Election Commission to get power to initiate contempt proceedings against political parties which make allegations against it without credible evidence has been rejected by the government, the Rajya Sabha was informed on Friday.
Seeking prompt action by the Election Commission, DMK president M Karunanidhi on Monday alleged that the ruling AIADMK was distributing money to voters in bypoll-bound Srirangam assembly constituency.