UP cabinet accepts report on OBC reservation in urban body polls
The UP government is likely to present the report before the Supreme Court within the next two days following an approval from the state cabinet.
Yogi govt seeks SC stay on Allahabad High Court order on OBC poll quota
The HC’s December 27 order had come in batch of pleas that had challenged state government’s December 5 draft notification for providing proposed reservation for OBCs in civic elections.
UP government moves SC against HCs order to conduct local body polls without OBC quota
Allahabad HC’s December 27 order had come in batch of pleas that had challenged state government’s December 5 draft notification for providing proposed reservation for OBCs in civic elections.
UP: Urban local body polls only after reservation to OBCs, says CM Yogi
CM Yogi said the authorities were going through the High Court order in detail and the state government would consider all the legal aspects associated with it.
Allahabad High Court reserves order over OBC quota issue in UP urban local bodies
The common refrain of the petitioners was that the state government had reserved four of the 17 mayoral seats for OBC without following the triple test norm.
First phase elections to primary co-op societies to be held on June 19, 26
As the government has allowed all activities to open up due to the fall in the number of fresh Covid cases, a process has been started for cooperative elections.
Police step up patrolling ahead of urban polls in Bhubaneshwar
In the last one week, more than 300 persons have been fined in the Capital city for consuming alcohol in public places.
VCK to contest for deputy chairman post?
The chairman’s post in the Nellikuppam municipality was allocated to VCK for the civic polls by the DMK leadership.
Returning officer suspended for tampering with election result
The Returning Officer for urban local body polls to a town panchayat in Madurai district was placed under suspension for tampering with the results of vote counting for a ward.
DMK's R Priya to be first Dalit Mayor of Chennai
R Priya is a Post Graduate in Commerce from Sri Kanyaka Parameswari Arts and Science College for Women in George Town, Chennai.
ULB Polls: Naveen Patnaik again shifts into election mode after panchayat poll results
Chief Minister asks leaders to repeat rural elections victory
Odisha: Senior Congress leaders seek financial support for ULB candidates
Meanwhile, Congress has authorised the presidents of the District Congress Committees (DCCs) to decide candidates for the ULB elections.
With all Odisha Panchayat poll results out, focus shifts to Urban Local Body polls
BJD swept the Panchayat polls but experts say it will face difficulty in the urban local body polls as it is not as well placed in urban areas.
BJD holds meet to chalk out Nabarangpur urban local body election plans
With an impressive lead in the rural elections, the BJD is eying a similar victory for the upcoming urban polls in Nabarangpur by starting to hold preparatory meetings in the district.
AAI gives target to airports to achieve 100% use of Green Energy by 2024
Loss of seniority of candidates recommended earlier 'matter of grave concern': SC Collegium
Former Karnataka CM S M Krishna, industrialist Kumar Mangalam Birla get Padma awards
IND VS AUS: Australia post 269 despite fine bowling efforts from Hardik, Kuldeep
Indian mission in London's security heightened as British Sikh groups call for protests
HC declares void divorce given to Indian couple by US court, orders husband to pay wife Rs 25L