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'You didn’t act when in office': EC counters ex-CEC SY Quraishi's charge that it did not go all out to punish hate speeches during Delhi Assembly polls
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'You didn’t act when in office': EC counters ex-CEC SY Quraishi's charge that it did not go all out to punish hate speeches during Delhi Assembly polls

EC has countered the charge of former Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) SY Quraishi that it did not go the distance in punishing hate speeches during the campaigning for the Delhi Assembly election

Amit Shah says speeches like ‘goli maaro’, ‘Indo-Pak match’ by BJP leaders resulted in party’s defeat in Delhi Assembly polls
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Amit Shah says speeches like ‘goli maaro’, ‘Indo-Pak match’ by BJP leaders resulted in party’s defeat in Delhi Assembly polls

Home Minister Amit Shah on Thursday said hate speeches like 'goli maro' and 'India-Pakistan match' should not have been made by BJP leaders during the recent Delhi Assembly election campaign and that such remarks may have resulted in the party's defeat.

Supreme Court directs all political parties to upload details of pending criminal cases against candidates on their websites
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Supreme Court directs all political parties to upload details of pending criminal cases against candidates on their websites

The Supreme Court on Thursday directed all political parties to upload on their website details of pending criminal cases against candidates contesting polls, noting that there has been an alarming increase in criminalisation of politics.

Kejriwal slamming EC over 'delay', AAP raising EVM tampering fears aimed at saving face in case party falls short
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Kejriwal slamming EC over 'delay', AAP raising EVM tampering fears aimed at saving face in case party falls short

AAP, making an accusation without any evidence, charged that EC is compromised and deliberately delayed announcing final voting percentage

'Absolutely shocking': Arvind Kejriwal on Election Commission not yet releasing final turnout figure for Delhi Assembly polls
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'Absolutely shocking': Arvind Kejriwal on Election Commission not yet releasing final turnout figure for Delhi Assembly polls

'Absolutely shocking. What is EC doing? Why are they not releasing poll turnout figures, several hours after polling?' Kejriwal tweeted.

AAP accuses Giriraj Singh of distributing cash, liquor in Rithala constituency ahead of Delhi polls, demands EC action against BJP MP
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AAP accuses Giriraj Singh of distributing cash, liquor in Rithala constituency ahead of Delhi polls, demands EC action against BJP MP

BJP MP Giriraj Singh was caught "red-handed" distributing cash and liquor to voters in the Rithala area of Delhi, ahead of the Assembly election on Saturday, reports said. AAP leader Sanjay Singh, making the accusation against the BJP MP, demanded that the Election Commission take action on the matter.

Delhi Assembly polls: Tight security arrangements made in sensitive polling areas like Shaheen Bagh ahead of election day
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Delhi Assembly polls: Tight security arrangements made in sensitive polling areas like Shaheen Bagh ahead of election day

Riding on tech-savvy elements like QR codes and mobile apps, poll authorities have geared up for the elections to the 70-member Delhi Assembly on Saturday, making tight security arrangements across the National Capital and keeping an extra vigil in Shaheen Bagh and other sensitive polling areas.

Delhi Assembly election 2020: EC, police officials inspect Shaheen Bagh, encourage protesters to vote in 8 February polls
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Delhi Assembly election 2020: EC, police officials inspect Shaheen Bagh, encourage protesters to vote in 8 February polls

Hundreds of people, including women and children, have been protesting since 15 December at Shaheen Bagh against the Citizenship Amendment Act and the National Register of Citizens

EC bars Parvesh Verma from campaigning in Delhi polls for terming Arvind Kejriwal 'Naxal'; MP faced 96-hour ban earlier as well
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EC bars Parvesh Verma from campaigning in Delhi polls for terming Arvind Kejriwal 'Naxal'; MP faced 96-hour ban earlier as well

The Election Commission has barred BJP MP Parvesh Verma for holding any public meetings, public processions, public rallies, roadshows and interviews for 24 hours

Delhi election 2020: High Court seeks EC, Centre stand on plea by 11 Independent candidates against rejection of nominations
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Delhi election 2020: High Court seeks EC, Centre stand on plea by 11 Independent candidates against rejection of nominations

The plea challenging the rejection was dismissed by a single judge of the high court on 28 January

EC shunts Delhi's south-east DCP Chinmoy Biswal; move comes after firings at Shaheen Bagh, Jamia Nagar
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EC shunts Delhi's south-east DCP Chinmoy Biswal; move comes after firings at Shaheen Bagh, Jamia Nagar

The Election Commission on Sunday shunted out Delhi's southeast DCP Chinmoy Biswal, citing the 'ongoing situation' in the area

Delhi polls: EC appoints ex-IRS official B Murli Kumar as special expenditure observer, ex-IPS officer Mrinal Kanti Das as special police observer
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Delhi polls: EC appoints ex-IRS official B Murli Kumar as special expenditure observer, ex-IPS officer Mrinal Kanti Das as special police observer

The Election Commission on Friday appointed former IRS officer B Murli Kumar as special expenditure observer and ex-IPS officer Mrinal Kanti Das as special police observer for the Delhi polls, a statement said.

Delhi Assembly polls: EC issues notice to BJP leader Anurag Thakur for ‘desh ke gaddaron ko’ remark, demands reply before 30 Jan
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Delhi Assembly polls: EC issues notice to BJP leader Anurag Thakur for ‘desh ke gaddaron ko’ remark, demands reply before 30 Jan

The Election Commission (EC) issued a show-cause notice to Union minister Anurag Thakur on Tuesday for his "desh ke gaddaron ko" slogan at a poll meeting, saying prima facie the remarks had the "potential of disturbing communal harmony" and the BJP MP had violated the election code and electoral law.

Delhi Assembly Election 2020: EC bans Kapil Mishra from campaigning for 48 hours for posting controversial tweets
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Delhi Assembly Election 2020: EC bans Kapil Mishra from campaigning for 48 hours for posting controversial tweets

Cracking the whip, the Election Commission on Saturday imposed a 48-hour campaigning ban on Kapil Mishra, BJP candidate from Delhi's Model Town constituency, over his controversial tweets

Poll authorities direct police to file FIR against BJP candidate Kapil Mishra for likening Delhi Assembly polls to India vs Pakistan contest
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Poll authorities direct police to file FIR against BJP candidate Kapil Mishra for likening Delhi Assembly polls to India vs Pakistan contest

Poll authorities on Friday directed the Delhi Police to file an FIR against BJP candidate Kapil Mishra in connection with his controversial tweet in which he likened the election in the city to an India versus Pakistan contest, sources said

Centre likely to bring bill in Parliament's Budget Session allowing Election Commission to link Aadhaar with voter ID
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Centre likely to bring bill in Parliament's Budget Session allowing Election Commission to link Aadhaar with voter ID

Accepting the proposal to give it legal backing to collect Aadhaar data, the Law Ministry is learnt to have asked the poll panel to ensure that the data is protected at multiple levels.

EU to give $998 million aid to countries facing humanitarian crisis, climate change effects
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EU to give $998 million aid to countries facing humanitarian crisis, climate change effects

EU said people in more than 80 countries will benefit from the money, African nations to get largest chunk.

Delhi HC sets aside AAP leader Jitender Tomar's election in 2015 Assembly polls for lying about LLB degree in nomination papers
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Delhi HC sets aside AAP leader Jitender Tomar's election in 2015 Assembly polls for lying about LLB degree in nomination papers

The Delhi High Court Friday held as "void" the election of former law minister Jitender Singh Tomar to the legislative Assembly in 2015 polls for furnishing false information of his educational qualification in the nomination papers

Delhi polls: AAP says video of BJP's Manoj Tiwari dancing to Lage Raho Kejriwal campaign song 'morphed', made by supporter
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Delhi polls: AAP says video of BJP's Manoj Tiwari dancing to Lage Raho Kejriwal campaign song 'morphed', made by supporter

A 'morphed' video showing Manoj Tiwari dancing to AAP's Assembly poll campaign song 'Lage Raho Kejriwal' was made by a supporter and not by the party, the AAP has informed the Delhi election body

Delhi BJP sends defamation notice to AAP over video of Manoj Tiwari dancing to poll campaign song, complains to EC
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Delhi BJP sends defamation notice to AAP over video of Manoj Tiwari dancing to poll campaign song, complains to EC

The Delhi BJP president claimed that AAP chief and Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal is "baffled" by the prospects of his party's defeat in the Assembly polls, scheduled on 8 February.