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Feb 26, 2019
India elections top priority, will hire official to liaise with EC, says TwitterTwitter to hire an official to liaise with EC, in the process of hiring a new country head for India
Apr 26, 2018
Karnataka Assembly Elections: 3,374 candidates file nominations; BJP leads with 282, Congress follows with 250According to Election Commission data, of the total nominees, 250 were from the ruling Congress, 282 from the Opposition BJP, 231 from the JD (S), 1,673 Independents and 938 from regional parties and fringe outfits
Jan 24, 2018
Election Commission of India launches social media communication hub; will be more active on Facebook and YouTubeThe EC will now be on these two social media platforms and they have been launched after due deliberations with other stakeholders.
May 30, 2017
Congress likely to exempt party leaders in Himachal, Gujarat from holding organisational pollsThe Congress is likely to postpone its organisational elections in Himachal Pradesh and Gujarat, which go to polls later this year.
Jan 06, 2017
UP Election 2017: Amid Akhilesh Yadav-Mulayam war, Congress-SP alliance likelyAkhilesh Yadav and Congress are likely to contest the upcoming Uttar Pradesh Assembly Election 2017 together, insiders have said. The announcement is likely to take place next week after meeting with Rahul Gandhi on 9 January
Jan 05, 2017
UP Election 2017: Caught in web of political turmoil, state will look to 11 March for clarityThe announcement of seven phase poll schedule for the 2017 Assembly Election in Uttar Pradesh has caught India's most populous and politically critical state in an unprecedented political turmoil and confusion.
Aug 25, 2016
PMO's interference in the workings of EC questions state of propriety in IndiaThe substantive issue is whether it is feasibility, and advisable, to hold elections to the Lok Sabha and the State Assemblies simultaneously. While the merits and demerits of holding simultaneous elections can, and should, be discussed, what the above sequence of events highlights is the process that seems to be being followed.
Oct 06, 2014
EC issues notice to Nitin Gadkari for 'inducing voters to take bribe'The EC said district electoral officer of Latur (Maharashtra) had informed the poll watchdog that Gadkari, while addressing a public meeting in Nilenga assembly constituency yesterday, allegedly made "statements to the effect of inducing the voters to take bribe if offered by someone and then decide how to vote".
Nov 09, 2013
Counting begins for presidential elections in MaldivesThe EC had earlier scheduled the run-off for 16 November, but brought it forward to tomorrow to avoid a constitutional crisis.
Nov 05, 2013
Cong must study 1936 US election before seeking opinion poll banA straightforward reason for the Congress party wanting opinion polls to be banned is the fact that all the opinion polls expect the party to perform badly in the forthcoming state assembly elections, as well as the Lok Sabha elections, due next year.