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Mar 04, 2019
Daily Bulletin: EC team in Jammu and Kashmir today; Maha Shivaratri 2019 celebrated across India; Pak to act against JeM; day's top storiesToday's top stories: Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora will visit Jammu and Kashmir to review poll preparations, Narendra Modi to visit Gujarat after Amethi trip, and more.
Feb 12, 2019
Tampering charge against EVMs part of a motivated slugfest, says CEC Sunil Arora; claims 'most parties' find machines trustworthyChief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora said on Tuesday that "most parties" have reposed their faith in Electronic Voting Machines, but expressed regret that some sections made it part of a "motivated slugfest".
Feb 07, 2019
Allow only members, family to donate to political parties, says TS Krishnamurthy; ex-CEC suggests creation of national election fundPolitical parties should be barred from accepting donations, except from their members and family, former CEC TS Krishnamurthy said as he pushed for creation of a national election fund
Feb 02, 2019
Mamata Banerjee apologises after CEC asks Bengal govt to explain Kolkata police chief's absence at election preparedness meetingWest Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday said she was "sorry" that Commissioner of Kolkata Police Rajeev Kumar was not present at a meeting with the Election Commission of India (ECI) a day ago.
Jan 30, 2019
Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora says electronic voting machines cannot be tampered withAsked whether there are any chances of simultaneous polls of the Lok Sabha and the Jharkhand Assembly, the CEC said there was neither formal nor informal information on it
Jan 27, 2019
Former CEC Navin Chawla says Parliament full of 'rich people', questions whether they represent 'voice of the people'Former chief election commissioner of India Navin Chawla on Saturday posed several questions regarding the election processes in the country, ranging from conflict of interest to need for reforms.
Jan 24, 2019
EVM hacking charge: CEC Sunil Arora says India 'won't be intimidated, bullied' into going back to ballot papersThree days after self proclaimed cyber expert Syed Shuja claimed that EVMs could be hacked, Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora said there is no way the country will be "intimidated, bullied or coerced" into going back to the ballot paper system.
Dec 20, 2018
Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora says EVMs being 'tossed like a football' in political discourseThe CEC said it is the stand of the Election Commission that the country will not go back to the ballot paper. "I am reiterating the stand today," he said.
Dec 01, 2018
Outgoing CEC OP Rawat says there is no integral problem with EVMs, raises concerns about fake newsChief Election Commissioner OP Rawat demits office on Saturday after a rather hectic term in office.
Oct 22, 2018
Telangana polls: CEC OP Rawat to meet 9 parties, state chief electoral officer to review poll preparednessA team headed by Chief Election Commissioner Om Prakash Rawat in Telangana would be meeting nine recognised political parties Monday evening.