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Sep 27, 2018
EC promises required number of VVPATs for 2019 LS polls by end of November, says hardware of machines also improvedThe EC said it has enhanced the requirement of additional VVPATs for the 2019 LS polls from 125 percent to 135 percent, considering the failure rate of VVPATs in past elections
Sep 19, 2018
Instagram uses ads to help users register to vote for the US mid-terms electionsOn 6 November, Instagram users will be able to share stories with an interactive ‘I Voted” sticker.
Sep 12, 2018
Jammu and Kashmir municipal elections and panchayat polls will not be deferred, says state secretaryRefuting earlier reports that Governor Satya Pal Malik's administration is considering deferment of municipal elections, the chief secretary said that the polls will be held as per schedule.
Sep 07, 2018
Daily bulletin: PDP distances from J&K panchayat polls, SC legalises homosexuality, India play England in final Test; day's top storiesA day after the National Conference (NC) decided to boycott panchayat elections in Jammu and Kashmir, the People's Democratic Party (PDP) said it would follow the same path, noting that a political party could not ask people for votes in a tense situation that was compounded by Article 35A
Aug 10, 2018
Supreme Court to hear Congress' plea for random verification of VVPAT in upcoming MP assembly pollsThe Supreme Court will next week hear Congress leader Kamal Nath's plea seeking random verification of VVPAT machines in the upcoming Madhya Pradesh assembly polls.
May 16, 2018
Market close: Sensex, Nifty pulled down by political drama over government formation in crucial KarnatakaSensex was trading lower by 245.23 points, or 0.69 percent, at 35,298.71.
May 14, 2018
Sebi, stock exchanges step up surveillance before Karnataka Assembly election resultsSebi and stock exchanges have beefed up surveillance and risk management systems to check any manipulative activities and excessive volatility risks on Monday and Tuesday.
May 08, 2018
Karnataka polls: Foreign media’s thumbs up to Narendra Modi on demonetisation, GST comes at the right time for BJPA thumbs up from the FT on an expanding tax base serves as a solid weapon for Modi and the BJP against their critics, ahead of the crucial Karnataka elections.
Jan 18, 2018
EC announces election dates for 3 NE states: Tripura to vote on 18 Feb, Meghalaya, Nagaland on 27 Feb; results for all states on 3 MarchThe Election Commission of India officially ushered in the first elections of 2018 on Thursday and announced the election dates for three northeastern states — Meghalaya, Tripura and Nagaland.
Oct 27, 2017
Himachal Pradesh Assembly polls: Rahul Gandhi forms panel to ensure better coordination among Congress leadersAhead of the Himachal Pradesh Assembly polls, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Friday formed a committee headed by veteran party leader Vidya Stokes to ensure better coordination among various leaders