Bhowanipore bypoll hots up as TMC, BJP woo voters in non-Bengali belt

Those who do not speak Bengali form 40 per cent of the total electorate in Bhowanipore Assembly constituency.

published on : 26th September 2021

Feast to entourage lands candidate in the soup

With the district closing in on its date with local body elections, the candidates, are all in an overdrive. Some are going the extra mile by bribing the voters to ensure victory.

published on : 20th September 2021

BJP to woo non-Bengalis of Kolkata's Bhowanipore

Bhowanipore is the microcosm of a cosmopolitan Kolkata with sizeable Marwari, Bihari, Punjabi and Gujarati populations.

published on : 12th September 2021

Operation Bajad: A Mumbai-based physician's solution for visually-impaired voters

Mumbai physician Akshay Bajad says he has developed a prototype for the technology, but needs Election Commission’s permission to access the VVPAT machines.

published on : 12th September 2021

TDP accuses Jagan government of SC, ST suppression

TDP leader Nakka Anand Babu charged the government and alleged that the SC, ST leaders were not even being allowed to express their democratic protests against the atrocities of the ruling party.

published on : 11th August 2021

BJP, Congress have pact to split SC votes: Telangana Minister Harish Rao

Harish Rao dared BJP leader Eatala Rajender and asked him whether he could go to the Prime Minister and make an argument for a package of `1,000 crore for Huzurabad. 

published on : 6th August 2021

Electoral roll revision from August 9 in Telangana

The revision activities include removal of all multiple entries, logical errors, house to house verification through, proper formation of sections and rationalisation of polling stations.

published on : 6th August 2021

Delhi BJP plans cultural activities to get support from women in civic elections

The BJP plans a mega outreach programme to connect with women voters, especially housewives, through cultural activities ahead of the municipal elections.

published on : 4th August 2021

RLD-SP combine looking to woo back Jat voters in Uttar Pradesh

The Rashtriya Lok Dal has started working to regain the political space lost to the ruling BJP and the Mayawati-led BSP.

published on : 28th July 2021

Farmers issue 'Voters' Whip' to Opposition ahead of Monsoon Session; Punjab CM urges Modi to resume talks

They have asked the MPs to not stage a walkout and also return to the House even if they are suspended or removed so that the government does not "push through its business unhindered".

published on : 16th July 2021

Suspected voters list leak in Kerala: Crime branch registers case

As per the complaint, the data of 2.67 crore voters was leaked. The complaint was filed by the Joint Chief Electoral Officer. 

published on : 3rd July 2021

Low turnout of women voters in Central Kerala worries parties

Political observers say unlike earlier, woman voters now make their choice based on candidate, other factors

published on : 21st April 2021

Tamil Nadu Elections: More women voted this time than men

In the 2021 elections to the Tamil Nadu Assembly, 72.54 per cent women cast their votes, while the turnout stood at 73.09 per cent for men

published on : 10th April 2021

Tamil Nadu voters flout COVID-19 norms at polling booths

Many did not wear a mask while standing in the line, only to receive a mask and a glove just before voting.

published on : 6th April 2021

First-time voters thrilled to be part of scripting Tamil Nadu's political fate

The polling witnessed a sluggish start in the first two hours after it got underway at 7 am. The polling percentage in the Vellore district was 10.8 per cent and 16.58 in Tirupathur district till 9 am

published on : 6th April 2021
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