25,000 of 1 lakh overseas Indians registered in e-rolls voted in LS polls: EC
An expert committee of the Election Commission, working on the issue, had in 2015 forwarded the legal framework to the Law Ministry to amend the electoral laws to allow the overseas Indians to use proxy voting.
Congress attacks EC for relief to Sikkim CM
AICC spokesperson Abhishek Singhvi said on Sunday that Tamang had just recently became a BJP ally, and alleged that the EC’s move was a “clear message” that those who sing praises of the Centre “is immunised from the law of the land”.
EC functioning like an "agent of BJP", says Congress
In the country's history,this is the first time the Election Commission (EC) has cancelled elections after issuing notification without giving any reason, the party claimed.
Poll body bans exit polls during Assembly elections, bypolls
The ban will be effective "from 7 a.m. to 6.30 p.m. on October 21" when Haryana and Maharashtra goes to polls.
EC to announce poll dates for Maharashtra and Haryana today
The poll panel has convened a press conference this noon.
Law Min considering EC proposal on Aadhaar data of voters to clean up electoral rolls
Sources said the Law Ministry is considering the proposal to tweak the electoral law.
Social media platforms to follow 'code of ethics' in all future elections: EC
The code, which was derived to act against paid advertisements that violate norms set by the Election Commission, came into force on March 20 in the last Lok Sabha polls.
Will defer by-polls to 15 Karnataka Assembly seats, EC tells SC
The statement by EC's council came after a 3-judge bench headed by Justice N V Ramana said that it would decide on the batch of petitions filed by 17 disqualified MLAs of Karnataka.
EC appoints Madhuri Dixit as goodwill ambassador for Maharashtra Assembly polls
The State Assembly polls are scheduled for October 21.
EC announces bypolls to 2 more assembly seats in Gujarat
Assembly elections in Maharashtra and Haryana will also be held on the same day. The counting will be held on October 24.
EC appeals parties to avoid use of plastics during campaign in assembly polls
Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora on September 21 held press briefing in the national capital. He briefed media on Maharashtra and Har...
EC announces bypolls to 64 assembly seats, one LS constituency
The EC said the notification for the bye-elections will be released on September 23
EC announces by-polls for one parliamentary, 64 assembly constituencies
CEC: By-elections to 64 constituencies across Arunachal Pradesh, Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Assam, Gujarat, Himachal Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala, M...
EC's poll rules have social media companies in a knot
IAMAI is in process of finalising a separate takedown process with EC for polls
Those out of Assam NRC will continue to vote till they exhaust legal remedies: EC
A foreigner cannot be a voter in India, according to the Representation of the People Act, the functionary pointed out.
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