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Jan 31, 2019
Video of Telangana man seeking return of money paid to voters after wife loses panchayat polls surfaces; inquiry underwayAfter the clip purportedly showing the man seeking return of the money from people in Jajireddygudem village in Suryapet district surfaced, district officials said an inquiry was on into the episode
Jan 30, 2019
Political violence in West Bengal has historical roots: Ahead of Lok Sabha elections, more bloodshed likelyWest Bengal has a history of political violence dating back to the pre-Independence times. It was seen during the Congress rule, taken over by the Left and now, the Trinamool Congress appears to be using the same tactics.
Dec 12, 2018
Assam panchayat election: Counting for two-phase polls underway after re-polling at 53 stations across stateInitial trends from most areas in Assam are expected only by Wednesday afternoon. However, the final results from across various districts are likely to be available only by Thursday as voting was carried out using paper ballots.
Dec 08, 2018
In Jammu and Kashmir, Hindu-majority village sets example of communal harmony, elects Muslim man as panchSetting an example of communal harmony and brotherhood, a Hindu-majority village in Bhaderwah town of Jammu and Kashmir elected unopposed the head of its only Muslim family as their Panch in the ongoing nine-phased Panchayat polls.
Dec 06, 2018
Assam panchayat polls: State sees 65.5% voting in first phase; re-election ordered in 20 polling stationsOver 65 percent polling was recorded in the first phase of the panchayat election in Assam on Wednesday during which voters at several places complained of anomalies in ballot papers and the authorities have ordered repoll in around 20 polling stations.
Dec 04, 2018
Voting underway for 7th phase of Jammu and Kashmir panchayat polls amid tight security; 5,575 candidates in frayVoting was underway on Tuesday for the seventh phase of the panchayat polls across Jammu and Kashmir amid tight security.Voters were seen queuing outside polling stations in both Jammu and the Kashmir Valley despite the morning chill.
Dec 01, 2018
Sixth phase of Jammu and Kashmir panchayat polls witnesses 76.9% voting, highest turnout so farThe sixth phase of the panchayat polls concluded peacefully across Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday with an estimated 76.9 percent electorate — the highest so far — exercising their franchise amid tight security arrangements, state's chief electoral officer Shaleen Kabra said.
Nov 27, 2018
Fourth phase of Jammu and Kashmir panchayat polls begins: Voting to take place in 2,618 polling stations across stateVoting started on a regular note on Tuesday for the fourth phase of panchayat polls in Jammu and Kashmir under tight security arrangements.
Nov 24, 2018
Voting underway for third phase of Jammu and Kashmir panchayat polls; polling to end at 2 pmVoting was underway on Saturday for the third phase of panchayat polls across Jammu and Kashmir amid tight security.
Nov 20, 2018
Second phase of J&K panchayat polls begins amid tight security; 4,014 candidates in fray for 281 sarpanch, 1,286 panch seatsThe polls were being held at 2,179 polling stations including 828 in the valley and 1,351 in Jammu division. Polling started at 8 am and will end at 2 pm. A poll official said 4,014 candidates were in the fray for 281 sarpanch and 1,286 panch seats in the second phase.