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Dec 13, 2018
Chhattisgarh Assembly poll results: Congress' Mohammad Akbar wins by highest margin against BJP rival Ashok SahuAkbar, a former state minister and All India Congress Committee (AICC) member, defeated BJP's Ashok Sahu, who got 77,066 votes, in Kawardha seat.
Jan 06, 2018
Tripura Assembly polls: Tribal parties begin negotiations with BJP, Congress for electoral allianceWith the political activities gradually picking up ahead of the crucial Assembly elections in February in Left-ruled Tripura, tribal parties are negotiating with BJP and Congress for electoral alliances
Nov 22, 2017
In high-stake Gujarat Assembly polls, 1,703 candidates file nominations for 89 seats in first phaseAs many as 1,703 candidates have filed nominations for the 89 constituencies to be covered in the first phase of Assembly polls in Gujarat on 9 December.
Nov 15, 2017
EC bars Gujarat BJP from using the word 'Pappu' in advertisement; nickname was coined to target Rahul GandhiThe Election Commission has barred the ruling BJP in Gujarat from using the word "Pappu" in an electronic advertisement, which apparently targeted Rahul Gandhi.
Jul 21, 2017
Amit Shah terms other parties as 'dynasties,' says BJP is only party where decisions are made on meritOf the 1,650 political parties registered with the Election Commission, only the BJP and the Communists to an extent have upheld internal democracy, BJP president Amit Shah said on Friday
May 20, 2017
EVM tampering row highlights: Election Commission sets 3 June as challenge date, parties need to confirm interest by 26 MayThe Chief Election Commissioner has thrown open a challenge to political parties to prove that EVMs used in the recent assembly polls were tampered with.
May 01, 2017
Anantnag bypoll: Home ministry rejects EC's demand for aditional security, offers only 30,000 personnelThe Home Ministry has turned down a request by the Election Commission for additional security forces for the Lok Sabha bypoll in militancy-hit Anantnag saying it could only spare 30,000 personnel
Feb 28, 2017
UP Election 2017: Election Commission turning a blind eye to last minute campaigning is akin to a self-goalIt would be akin to a self goal if the Election Commission continues to turn its eyes away from rallies being held on polling day in Uttar Pradesh.
Dec 24, 2016
Political parties see 84% fall in donations, BJP remains a corporate favourite: ReportDonations to political parties reduced by nearly 84 percent in 2015-2016, a report published earlier this week by the Association of Democratic Reforms (ADR) and National Election Watch said.
Dec 15, 2016
Uttar Pradesh Assembly election: All signs point to February polls in major battlegroundUnambiguous pointers give the feeling that Assembly elections are round the corner in the crucial state of Uttar Pradesh, and may be held in February. AFP