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EC Issues Notice To BJP Mumbai Chief For Delivering 'Provocative Speech'

Election Commission has asked Lodha to reply and give clarification regarding his statement delivered during the speech.

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How Good Is The Indian Poll Process?

Haryana had altogether ten seats and Punjab had 13. In both states, some top political leaders and political families fielded their candidates. Some won and many bits the dust. What are the grounds for considering the process meticulous?

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EC Declines To Share Details On Violations Of Model Code Of Conduct By PM, Others

The two decisions were then taken based on 2:1 majority as per prescribed law which governs the functioning of the poll panel, according to the sources.

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EC Submits List Of Newly-elected MPs To President For Constitution Of 17th Lok Sabha

While the notification sets in motion the constitution of the 17th Lok Sabha, the list given to the President enables him to initiate government formation process.

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VVPAT Count To Be Held At The End Like In The Past: EC Sources

Till now, the postal ballots were counted in the beginning followed by votes polled in voting machines.

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EC Wants To Set New Precedent Of 'Dark Secrets', 'Secluded Chambers': Congress

"A Constitutional travesty! ECI wants to set a new precedent of 'dark secrets' & 'secluded chambers' in doing its constitutional duties.

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SC Directs EC To Decide By May 6 Complaints Of Congress Party Alleging MCC Violations By PM, Shah

EC told a bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi that it has already decided on two out of the 11 complaints which were filed by the Congress party against Modi and Shah for alleged violation of the Model Code of Conduct

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Naropa Fellows Aim For 100% Voting In Leh

Naropa Fellows propagate Systematic Voter’s Education and Electoral Participation (SVEEP) in Leh to encourage the residents to cast their votes

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Reform, Strengthen The Election Commission

For, a strengthened and empowered Election Commission strengthens Indian democracy at the grassroots level. This election season, India badly needs this.

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SC Directs All Political Parties To Furnish Receipts Of Electoral Bonds To EC

The order was pronounced by a bench comprising Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi and Justices Deepak Gupta and Sanjiv Khanna

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Election Commission Gives Go-Ahead To GST Council Meeting On March 19

Notices have been sent from the GST Council Secretariat to states for the 34th meeting of the Council on March 19

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WhatsApp Assures EC Of Steps To Prevent Its Misuse Ahead Of Polls

“WhatsApp recently engaged with the Election Commission and political organisers in India to discuss best practices for using WhatsApp — as well as how to prevent misuse ahead of the election next year," said a WhatsApp spokesperson

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EC Asks Law Min To Make Law On Service Voters Gender-Neutral

The poll panel has asked the law ministry to replace the term 'wife' with 'spouse' in the provision in the R P Act related to service voters

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‘Clubbing Elections Is A Welcome Idea’

Election Commissioner O. P. Rawat, in an interview with Suman K. Jha, lists some of them, and says that frequent elections do impede the development process and that clubbing some elections is not a bad idea

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[email protected]: Democracy & Polls In 2047

Would we still have polling stations? Probably not, as the smart phone will be in every hand

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