Congress, CPM reject Mamata Banerjee's offer to jointly combat BJP, say her policies helped saffron party in Bengal
West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee Wednesday reached out to opposition Congress and CPM to join her fight against the BJP in the state but the two parties rejected her appeal saying her policies are responsible for the saffron party's growth
EC rejects Opposition request for change in counting system; 22 parties wanted VVPAT slips at five polling stations tallied first
The Election Commission rejected the Opposition's request to count and tally the EVMs votes with VVPAT slips of five randomly identified polling booths in an Assembly segment before counting officially begins.
Supreme Court seeks EC, Centre's response over plea seeking decriminalisation of complaints regarding EVM, VVPAT discrepancies
The Supreme Court on Monday issued a notice to Election Commission of India (ECI) and Centre in connection with a plea seeking to decriminalise a complaint against malfunctioning of VVPATs and EVMs.
LS polls: 21 Opposition parties move SC over EVM malfunctions, demand at least 50% votes be verified by VVPAT
This comes after the issue of malfunctioning EVMs came to a boil once again Tuesday, during the third phase of polling, when several EVMs reportedly malfunctioned
Odisha Assembly Election 2019 Voting Updates: State registers 32.82% voter turnout till 2 pm; Bhubaneswar polls 27.17%
Odisha Assembly Election 2019 Voting LIVE Updates: Till 2 pm, Odisha recorded a voter turnout of 32.82 percent. Dhenkanal constituency recorded the highest at 37.67 percent, and Bhubaneswar continues to lag at 27.17 percent.
South states Lok Sabha Election voting updates: Tamil Nadu records turnout of 52.18%, Karnataka 49.57% till 4 pm
South States Lok Sabha Election voting LIVE updates: At 4 p.m., Tamil Nadu has recorded a voter turnout of 52.18 percent, Karnataka of 49.57 percent and Puducherry of 58.77 percent.
EVM malfunctioning row: Opposition to approach SC again to demand verification of 50% votes with VVPAT slips
Opposition parties on Sunday held a meeting to discuss the issue of EVM malfunctioning and said they will approach the Supreme Court again to demand that at least 50 percent of paper trails be verified with EVMs.
Chandrababu Naidu demanded the EC to revert to ballot paper system immediately to 'preserve the sanctity and protect the spirit of the electoral process and democracy.'
Andhra Pradesh Assembly Election 2019 Voting LIVE Updates: Amid clashes between TDP, YSRCP, 55 percent turnout till 3 pm in state
Andhra Pradesh Assembly Election 2019 Voting LIVE Updates: After YSRCP chief Jagan Mohan Reddy alleged that Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu had threatened the Election Commission, TDP released a video of Naidu's meeting with Chief Electoral Officer Gopalkrishna Dwivedi, in which he lodged a protest claiming that the poll panel was biased towards YSRCP.
By-elections 2018: EC may announce re-polling in Kairana after allegations of EVM tampering and malfunction
Election Commission is likely to hold re-polling in at least 35 booths in Uttar Pradesh's Kairana.
Maharashtra by-elections 2018: Officer broke election protocol, took EVMs, VVPATs in private car after polling
After polling ended in the Palghar Lok Sabha by-elections on Monday night, a polling officer in Maharashtra broke protocol and transported the confidential Voter Verifiable Paper Audit Trail (VVPAT)-Electronic voting machines (EVM) by his private car to the strongroom, early on Tuesday.
Forty-three percent voters cast their mandate in the Gorakhpur parliamentary constituency on Sunday while Phulpur recorded an even lesser 37.39 percent turnout as the crucial bypolls to the two Lok Sabha seats were held peacefully, the state election officials said.
Gujarat election: With polling underway in first phase, voters complain of EVM, VVPAT glitches across state
As of 12 pm on Saturday, Gujarat recorded 31 percent voting as in the first phase of the state Assembly election amid reports of EVM and VVPAT glitches