Election Commission(Search results - 254)
India21, Sep 2019, 2:22 PM IST
How will Karnataka bypolls impact state’s political climate?
The Election Commission (EC) has announced the date for the bypolls in Karnataka. We give you all possible solutions the disqualified MLAs can get and the likely scenarios based on the Supreme Court’s hearing on Monday.
India21, Sep 2019, 12:51 PM IST
Maharashtra, Haryana to go to polls on October 21, verdict on 24
The Election Commission of India on September 21 announced that Maharashtra and Haryana Assembly would go to polls on October 21. The verdict will be announced on October 24. The poll dates for Jharkhand will be announced later. Countdown for elections begins.
India21, Sep 2019, 10:27 AM IST
Election Commission to announce Maharashtra, Haryana poll dates on September 21
In a recent development, the Election Commission of India is expected to announce the dates of Maharashtra and Haryana Assembly elections on September 21
India13, Aug 2019, 4:02 PM IST
Former PM Manmohan Singh files Rajya Sabha nomination from Rajasthan
According to the Election Commission, the last date for filing Rajya Sabha nomination papers is August 14. Former Prime Minister and veteran Congress leader Manmohan Singh filed nomination papers for the by-poll to Rajya Sabha from Rajasthan on August 13
India5, Aug 2019, 12:23 PM IST
Vellore election: Voting begins; CCTV camera, 11 computers go missing
The Lok Sabha election to the Vellore constituency was cancelled by the Election Commission (EC) two days ahead of the polling (earlier scheduled on April 18), following recovery of huge amount of cash
India2, Aug 2019, 6:37 PM IST
Kerala HC issues notice to Wayanad MP Rahul Gandhi over his election
The Kerala high court on Thursday (August 1) issued a notice to Rahul Gandhi, former Congress president, and the Election Commission on a petition filed by Saritha Nair, an accused in the Solar scam
India23, Jul 2019, 8:49 AM IST
Congress leader Ahmed Patel's RS seat row: SC to hear plea on August 6
The Supreme Court on January 3 had asked Congress leader Ahmed Patel to face trial on BJP candidate Balwantsinh Rajput's election petition challenging the Election Commission's decision to invalidate the votes of the two rebel MLAs.
India19, Jul 2019, 12:42 PM IST
Mamata Banerjee’s TMC and two others may lose national party status
The Lok Sabha debacle for the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP), the Trinamool Congress (TMC) and the Communist Party of India (CPI) may prove costly as the Election Commission sends a show cause notice
India9, Jul 2019, 9:28 AM IST
Allahabad court names PM Modi as party in Tej Bahadur's Lok Sabha nomination rejection case
Former soldier Tej Bahadur was featured in the news in 2017 after he released a video claiming the army men were being served substandard food. He was eventually dismissed from service.
India4, Jul 2019, 2:43 PM IST
Tamil Nadu: Vellore Lok Sabha poll on August 5; counting on August 9
Earlier, the Lok Sabha election to the Vellore constituency was cancelled by the Election Commission (EC) two days ahead of the polling (earlier scheduled on April 18), following recovery of huge amount of cash
India26, Jun 2019, 3:56 PM IST
Tamil Nadu: Polls for 6 Rajya Sabha seats to be held on July 18
Six Rajya Sabha seats representing Tamil Nadu will fall vacant soon. This has prompted the Election Commission of India to announce election dates.
Politics23, Jun 2019, 4:34 PM IST
BSP MP slapped with FIR for submitting false affidavit during Lok Sabha election
In May, Atul Rai was accused of sexually assaulting a college student at his residence. While the total number of cases against him was 24, the BSP MP had declared that he had 13 case against him in his affidavit submitted to the Election Commission
India20, Jun 2019, 2:03 PM IST
One nation, one election: Prescription for simplicity or restriction on clarity?
Buoyed by a thumping majority in the 2019 Lok Sabha election, the Modi government desires to revive the 'one nation, one election' concept, which does have its own share of plusses and minuses
India29, May 2019, 6:05 PM IST
Kerala: Letter to Election Commission triggers internal fights in Congress (M)
Kerala Congress leader PJ Joseph on May 13, was made the temporary chairman of the Kerala Congress (Mani). The decision was announced by the party general secretary Joy Abraham, who has the organisational charges.