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Zaidi assumes charge as India's 20th CEC Apr 19, 12:32 pm
New Delhi, Apr.19 (ANI): Assuming charge as India's 20th Chief Election Commissioner here on Sunday, Syed Nasim Ahmad Zaidi described the Election Commission of India (ECI) as the best institution created by the Constitution of India and promised to come out with more vibrant, transparent and new ideas to ensure that the electoral process becomes more efficient, free and fair.
Nasim Zaidi to assume charge as Chief Election Commissioner Apr 19, 8:42 am
New Delhi, Apr. 19 (ANI): Dr. Nasim Zaidi will assume charge as India's 20th chief election commissioner (CEC) today.
Dr. Nasim Zaidi appointed as new CEC of election commission Apr 9, 10:51 am
New Delhi, Apr. 9 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee has appointed the senior-most Election Commissioner, Dr. Nasim Zaidi, as the next Chief Election Commissioner (CEC).
New Delhi, Mar. 19 (ANI): The Delhi High Court has dismissed a plea seeking directions to the Election Commission of India to cancel the Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party's registration for allegedly using forged documents.
EC issues notice to six political parties for not filing expenditure statements for LS polls Mar 19, 9:21 am
New Delhi, Mar. 19 (ANI): The Election Commission has issued a show cause notice to six political parties for not filing their expenditure statements for the last Lok Sabha polls.
Election Commission launches NERPAP Mar 3, 6:51 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 3(ANI): The Election Commission of India has launched "National Electoral Roll Purification and Authentication Programme" (NERPAP) on Tuesday.
EC launches NERPAP countrywide Mar 3, 4:22 pm
New Delhi, Mar.3 (ANI): The Election Commission on Tuesday launched the 'National Electoral Roll Purification and Authentication Programme' (NERPAP) throughout the country with the prime objective of bringing a totally error free and authenticated electoral roll.
Credit for peaceful polls in J-K goes to people: Congress Mar 3, 11:36 am
New Delhi, Mar. 3 (ANI): Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge on Tuesday said that the credit for free and peaceful elections in Jammu and Kashmir goes to people of the state and the Election Commission adding that Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed's statement crediting Pakistan for the same was wrong.
New Delhi, Feb. 18 (ANI): A four-member delegation led by President of the Brazilian Supreme Electoral Court Justice Dias Toffoli, visited the Election Commission of India here on Wednesday.
New Delhi, Feb.16 (ANI): Chief Election Commissioner H.S. Brahma has said that the Election Commission (ECI) will be launching the Electoral Roll authentication and purification drive mission from March 1, 2015.
New Delhi, Feb. 15 (ANI): Chief Election Commissioner H.S. Brahma has announced that the Election Commission will launch the Mission of Electoral Roll authentication and purification drive from March 1.
New Delhi, Feb. 10 (ANI): Counting of votes for the high-profile Delhi Assembly polls in which the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) are locked in a direct fight will begin at 8 a.m. today.
New Delhi, Feb. 9 (ANI): Following the orders of Election Commission, re-polling in polling station number 31 in Delhi Cantonment and polling station number 132 in Rohtas Nagar Assembly constituency started on Monday morning.
Delhi records 67.08 percent voter turnout Feb 7, 9:14 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 7 (ANI): The Election Commission of India on Saturday said that the capital recorded 67.08 percent voter turnout in the assembly elections which took place today.
Long queues discouraging voters: Arvind Kejriwal Feb 7, 4:09 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 7 (ANI): Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday said the slow rate of polling and long queues were discouraging voters from casting their votes.
Delhi polls: AAP files complaint against Kiran Bedi Feb 7, 2:46 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 7 (ANI): The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Saturday filed a complaint against the BJP's chief ministerial candidate Kiran Bedi for allegedly violating the Model Code of Conduct.
New Delhi, Feb. 7 (ANI): Social activist and Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh pracharak K N Govindacharya on Saturday filed a complaint with the Election Commission over the display of electoral advertisements in electronic media, and urged Delhi's Chief Electoral Officer Chandra Bhushan Kumar to take action against the guilty.
Delhi elections: Polling has crossed 7 percent, says HS Brahma Feb 7, 12:30 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 7 (ANI): Chief Election Commissioner Harishankar Brahma on Saturday stated that polling in the ongoing assembly elections in Delhi had crossed seven percent, as of 10 am.
New Delhi, Feb. 6 (ANI): Chief Election Commissioner Hari Shankar Brahma has said all arrangements are in place for free and fair polling in Delhi tomorrow.
Donation row: AVAM lodges complaint against AAP Feb 5, 4:31 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 5 (ANI): AAP Volunteers Action Manch (AVAM) on Thursday lodged a complaint with the Election Commission of India against the Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) following allegations of a 'funding scam'.
Delhi Elections: EC bans opinion, exit polls till Feb. 7 Feb 5, 10:15 am
New Delhi, Feb. 5 (ANI): Two days ahead of the Delhi Assembly elections, Election Commission has banned dissemination and publication of exit polls or opinion polls and their results from Thursday till Saturday evening, the date of polling.
EVMs are 100 percent dependable, says former CEC Feb 4, 7:20 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 4 (ANI): Asserting that the Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) are 100 percent dependable, former Chief Election Commissioner S.Y. Quraishi on Wednesday said one should not believe in rumours as tampering is not possible.
EC rejects Kejriwal's claim of EVM tampering Feb 4, 2:29 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 4 (ANI): The Election Commission on Wednesday ruled out the possibility of faulty Electronic Voting Machines as claimed by Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief Arvind Kejriwal's saying that they are 'latest and tamper-proof'.
No changes possible in electoral rolls now, EC tells HC Feb 4, 1:31 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 4 (ANI): The Election Commission (EC) on Wednesday told the Delhi High Court that no changes can be made to the electoral rolls now, as the final date of nominations for the upcoming Delhi assembly elections has passed.
AAP to meet CEC today over EVM tampering issue Feb 4, 9:40 am
New Delhi, Feb. 4 (ANI): Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday said that the party would meet the Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) and urge him to allow the party to put banners outside each booth to educate voters, as they suspected tampering of Electronic Voting Machines ahead of Delhi Assembly elections.
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