Election Commission of India

Presidential elections: TRS waits for third alternative

If the like-minded regional parties were not able to field a candidate, due to either lack of strength or coordination among them, then it remains to be seen what decision the TRS will take.

published on : 10th June 2022

Notices to Centre, EC over J&K delimitation of Assembly and Lok Sabha constituencies

The counsel said that as per the delimitation order, it is the Election Commission that is empowered to do any changes.

published on : 14th May 2022

Bypoll for vacant RS seat on May 30, TRS poised to win

According to the schedule, election notification will be issued on May 12 and the last date for filing of nominations is May 19.

published on : 6th May 2022

CM gifts Rs 800 crore KALIA aid to 40 lakh farmers

Besides, a provision of Rs 97 crore has been made as incentives for farmers under the Jackfruit Mission launched by the State government.

published on : 4th May 2022

In straight fight with SP, BJP eyes majority in UP Council elections

Opportunity for any ruling dispensation to achieve majority in both houses after 1990.

published on : 10th April 2022

Facebook allowed surrogate ads to boost the reach and popularity of Modi: Report

Publishing surrogate or ghost advertisements that favour a political candidate but are not directly funded or authorised by that candidate is a crime under Indian law.

published on : 14th March 2022

Election Commission of India orders registering FIR against Raja Singh

The ECI has also barred Singh from addressing any public meetings or posting anything on social media for 72 hours.

published on : 20th February 2022

Election Commission seeks report from poll officers in UP over Samajwadi Party's 'free power' offer

Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav has promised to provide 300 units of free electricity to households and completely free power to farmers for irrigation if elected to power.

published on : 25th January 2022

Election Commission award for officer who raised poll participation

The Election Commission of India announced the list of awardees for the national awards in different categories last Saturday.

published on : 25th January 2022

UP Assembly Polls: SP writes to EC seeking a ban on opinion polls by TV channels

SP State chief Naresh Uttam Patel said that the opinion polls should be banned immediately as they were misleading the electorate.

published on : 23rd January 2022

Election Commission extends ban on rallies, roadshows till January end

EC allows relaxation from Jan 28, Feb 1 for meetings for Phase 1, 2 polls

published on : 23rd January 2022

Assembly polls 2022: Plea in SC to deregister parties not divulging criminal cases of candidates

The plea argued that the consequences of permitting criminals to contest become legislators are extremely serious for democracy and secularism.

published on : 17th January 2022

Punjab CM Charanjit Singh Channi writes to ECI, demands polling be postponed

Voting for Punjab's 117 assembly seats will be held on February 14 and the counting of votes will take place on March 10.

published on : 15th January 2022

Election Commission relaxes norms for registration of new parties in 5 poll-bound states

The applicant is asked to publish the party's proposed name in two national dailies and two local dailies on two days.

published on : 14th January 2022

Election Commission changing rules to register new party at BJP's behest ahead of polls in Punjab: AAP

The AAP claimed that the EC is going to register a new political party by bringing changes in its rules at the behest of the BJP.

published on : 13th January 2022
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