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Assembly polls: J-K, Jharkhand witness increase in voter turnout  Nov 25, 6:49 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 25 (ANI): Over 70 percent polling was recorded on the first day of the polling in Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday. The polling percentage, which is higher as compared to both the Lok Sabha elections held earlier this year and the previous state assembly polls, is likely to go up.
Election Commission bans exit polls in Jharkhand, J-K  Nov 25, 3:19 pm
Ranchi, Nov.25 (ANI): The Election Commission has banned exit polls of any kind in poll-bound Jharkhand and Jammu and Kashmir.
EC issues notification for third phase of five-phased J-K elections   Nov 15, 10:01 am
Srinagar, Nov. 15 (ANI): The Election Commission (EC) issued notification for 16 Assembly segments in the third phase of the five phased Legislative Assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir.
SC to government: Respond to poll panel report on NRIs  Nov 14, 3:54 pm
New Delhi, Nov.14 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Friday asked the government to consider and respond on the report of the committee set up by the Election Commission that has recommended electronic voting or proxy voting by NRIs staying overseas.
SC says declaration of dates for Delhi Assembly polls to be made by EC  Nov 11, 12:50 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 11 (ANI): The Supreme Court has said it will not intervene in the declaration of dates for the Delhi Assembly elections, and added that it was the Election Commission of India's responsibility to do so.
Delhi Government formation: Lt. Governor, ECI to decide, says BJP  Nov 4, 12:03 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 4 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) spokesperson Sambit Patra said Tuesday that the ball now lies in the courts of Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung and the three-member Election Commission of India (ECI) to decide on government formation in Delhi.
Centre, EC have colluded to hold ill-timed polls in J-K: JKANC  Nov 3, 7:35 pm
New Delhi, Nov.3 (ANI): The Jammu and Kashmir Awami National Conference (JKANC) on Monday charged the Centre and the Election Commission (EC) with colluding with each other to hold the five-phased assembly polls in Jammu and Kashmir during the 'mourning' period of Muharram in the wintry months of November and December.
Notification for first phase of J-K polls issued by Election Commission  Oct 28, 9:45 pm
New Delhi, Oct.28 (ANI): The Election Commission on Tuesday issued the notification for the first of the five-phased Jammu and Kashmir Assembly polls.
Dates announced for 46 civic body polls in Rajasthan  Oct 28, 9:40 pm
Jaipur, Oct. 28 (ANI): The Rajasthan State Election Commission on Tuesday declared dates for election to 46 civic bodies.
BJP files complaint with EC against Kejriwal   Oct 28, 8:53 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 28 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday filed a complaint against Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief Arvind Kejriwal with the Election Commission (EC) for leveling baseless allegations against it.
AAP leaders should go back to classrooms and learn Constitution: Swamy  Oct 26, 1:26 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 26 (ANI): With the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) accusing the ruling party at the Centre of shying away from polls in Delhi, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Sunday said the leaders of Arvind Kejriwal-led party should go back to their classrooms and learn the Constitution as it is the Election Commission that takes a final call on conducting elections and not the government.
BJP welcomes EC announcing poll dates for J-K, hopes people will elect them for good governance  Oct 25, 8:43 pm
New Delhi, Oct.25 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday welcomed the Election Commission's decision to announce assembly poll dates for Jammu and Kashmir and also called upon the voters of the state to give BJP a chance if they wish to usher in good governance in the state.
Congress welcomes EC decision of holding polls on time in J-K  Oct 25, 7:58 pm
New Delhi, Oct.25 (ANI): Welcoming the Election Commission's decision for holding the assembly elections on time in Jammu and Kashmir, Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad on Saturday stated that his party will try its best to emerge as the single largest party and downplayed of any scope of the BJP forming government in the state.
EC announces five phased polling for Jharkhand and J-K  Oct 25, 6:01 pm
New Delhi, Oct.25 (ANI): The Election Commission on Saturday announced that elections in Jammu and Kashmir and Jharkhand will be held in five-phases beginning from November 25.
Elections in J-K, Jharkhand to be held in five phases from Nov. 25  Oct 25, 5:14 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 25 (ANI): The Election Commission on Saturday announced that elections in Jammu and Kashmir and Jharkhand will be held in five-phases beginning from November 25.
Congress asks EC to address Kejriwal's allegation against BJP  Oct 25, 3:25 pm
New Delhi/Ghaziabad, Oct.25 (ANI): Urging the Election Commission to look into Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief Arvind Kejriwal's allegation that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has been instructing its MLAs to buy fake votes in their constituencies, the Congress Party on Saturday said the poll body must ensure that the ruling party at the Centre does not misuse the administration to its advantage.
J-K polls decision will be taken in few days: CEC Sampath  Oct 19, 12:48 pm
New Delhi, Oct.19 (ANI): Chief Election Commissioner V. S. Sampath on Sunday said the decision on holding polls in Jammu and Kashmir will be taken in the next few days.
EC to hold more consultations on timing of polls in J-K  Oct 18, 8:24 pm
Srinagar, Oct.18 (ANI): The Election Commission on Saturday said it will hold further consultations in Delhi before announcing the dates for assembly polls in Jammu and Kashmir.
Voter turnout an all-time high in Haryana, moderate polling in Maharashtra  Oct 15, 8:00 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 15 (ANI): The Election Commission on Wednesday informed that the voter turnout in the Haryana Assembly elections was at an all-time high at 73 percent.
Let EC decide issue of holding polls in J-K, says Omar Abdullah  Oct 14, 4:22 pm
New Delhi, Oct.14 (ANI): Expressing the ruling Jammu and Kashmir National Conference party's reservation on the merits of holding polls in the flood-hit Jammu and Kashmir, Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Tuesday questioned the timing of conducting polls in the state and stated that the Election Commission should judge the merits of holding elections at such a time.
Election Commission okays PM Modi's radio broadcast  Oct 10, 7:24 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 10 (ANI): The Election Commission (EC) on Friday cleared Prime Minister Narendra Modi's address to the nation on the radio and affirmed that it did not amount to the violation of the model code of conduct.
DLF- Vadra land deal: Election Commission seeks report from Haryana poll officer  Oct 7, 10:08 pm
New Delhi, Oct.7 (ANI): The Election Commission has sought a report from Chief Electoral Officer in Haryana over state government's decision to clear a land deal between Congress President Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra and real-estate giant DLF.
Gadkari served EC's notice on right grounds: Majid Memon  Oct 7, 11:19 am
New Delhi, Oct. 7 (ANI): Condemning Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari's statement on bribing at a rally in Maharashtra, Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Majid Memon today said that the BJP leader been served the Election Commission's notice on right grounds.
EC sends notice to Gadkari for alleged violation of model code of conduct  Oct 7, 9:01 am
New Delhi, Oct.7 (ANI): The Election Commission has sent a show cause notice to Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari for an alleged violation of the Model Code of Conduct committed in Mharashtra's Latur District recently.
EC issues notice to Nitin Gadkari for violating Model Code of Conduct  Oct 6, 9:15 pm
New Delhi, Oct.7 (ANI): The Election Commission has sent a show cause notice to Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari for an alleged violation of the Model Code of Conduct committed in Maharashtra's Latur District recently.