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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.
Congress accuses PM Modi of politicizing issues  Oct 6, 7:15 pm
Chandigarh, Oct. 6 (ANI): Criticizing Prime Minister Narendra Modi's call to the Election Commission to look into Haryana Government's approval of a land deal involving Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra, Congress leader Anand Sharma on Monday said the former seems to be politicizing everything.
Election Commission to deploy five police observers for Haryana Assembly elections  Oct 4, 10:18 pm
Chandigarh, Oct.4 (ANI): Haryana will witness deployment of five police observers for the first time in order to ensure free and fair polling in the state.
Election Commission comes out with new party fund guidelines  Oct 2, 1:03 pm
New Delhi, Oct.2 (ANI): The Election Commission has made it virtually mandatory for political parties to deposit their funds in banks and not to exceed ceiling limits in financial assistance for candidates.
Pak Election Commission rejects rigging charges in 2013 elections  Sep 27, 11:35 am
Karachi, Sep 27 (ANI): The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has rejected all charges of rigging in the General Election 2013 saying that the polls were fair.
EC gives directions on maintaining poll expenditure  Sep 25, 9:14 am
New Delhi, Sept.25 (ANI): The Election Commission has issued directions to concerned state officers to maintain a record of expenditure being made by political parties and their candidates for the next month's assembly polls in Haryana.
Kazakhstan welcomes Afghanistan presidential poll outcome  Sep 24, 5:55 pm
Astana (Kazakhstan), Sept.24 (ANI): Kazakhstan has welcomed the official announcement of the final results of the presidential elections in Afghanistan by the country's Independent Election Commission, pursuant to which Dr. Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai has been elected President and Dr. Abdullah Abdullah, the Head of the Executive Body of Afghanistan.
Pak Election Commission disowns post election report highlighting large scale rigging   Sep 24, 1:02 pm
Karachi, Sep 24 (ANI): The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has disowned the post-election review report on the General Elections 2013 highlighting large scale rigging, amid doubts about the credibility of the elections, saying it was not an ECP-sanctioned report.
People in preventive detention have right to vote, says EC  Sep 21, 3:51 pm
New Delhi, Sept. 21 (ANI): The Election Commission has reminded the concerned authorities of Maharashtra and Haryana that people in preventive detention have the right to vote and directed that instructions be issued to the proper officials accordingly.
BJP, Congress lock horns as EC announces dates for Maharashtra polls  Sep 12, 7:44 pm
Nagpur, Sept. 12 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Congress on Friday took potshots at each other as the Election Commission announced dates for the Maharashtra Assembly polls, with both parties expressing confidence of forming the next government in the state.
Congress will form Govt. in Haryana for third time: Hooda  Sep 12, 6:59 pm
New Delhi, Sept. 12 (ANI): Hours after the Election Commission announced the dates for Haryana Assembly polls; Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda on Friday expressed confidence and said that the Congress will form the government in the state for the third time.
EC asks UP CEO to file FIR against Yogi Adityanath  Sep 11, 8:42 pm
New Delhi, Sep. 11 (ANI): The Election Commission of India on Thursday asked the Uttar Pradesh Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) Umesh Sinha to ensure filing of an FIR against Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Member of Parliament from Gorakhpur, Yogi Adityanath for "provoking feelings of enmity."
Defiant BJP says Yogi Adityanath has not violated EC instructions  Sep 11, 11:34 am
Lucknow, Sept. 11 (ANI): The president of the Uttar Pradesh unit of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Laxmikant Bajpai, on Thursday said his party had not violated the Election Commission's instructions with regard to the rally held by BJP MP Yogi Adityanath in Lucknow yesterday.
SP backs EC show cause notice to Yogi Adityanath  Sep 10, 3:48 pm
New Delhi, Sept.10 (ANI): Samajwadi Party (SP) leader Naresh Agarwal on Wednesday welcomed the show cause notice issued to Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Yogi Adityanath by the Election Commission of India for violation of the poll code.
Manish Tewari takes on Amit Shah, says Election Commission should disqualify BJP  Sep 7, 4:21 pm
New Delhi, Sept. 7 (ANI): Congress leader Manish Tewari on Sunday lashed out at Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Amit Shah for claiming to form the government in Uttar Pradesh if communal disturbances persist there, saying the Election Commission should disqualify the former's party on grounds of communalising the country's political process.
Election Commission measures to maximize voter registration in Maharashtra  Sep 4, 4:23 pm
New Delhi, Sept. 4 (ANI): In preparation for the forthcoming election to the Maharashtra assembly and after taking note of news reports that some names were missing from voter lists in Mumbai and Pune during the recent Lok Sabha polls, the Election Commission of India has taken measures to enroll citizens of the state.
BJP welcomes EC decision directing UP government to remove Moradabad SSP  Aug 30, 9:40 pm
Meerut (Uttar Pradesh), Aug 30 (ANI): The president of the Uttar Pradesh unit of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Laxmikant Bajpai, on Saturday, welcomed the Election Commission's decision directing the state government to remove Moradabad Senior Superintendent of Police ahead of the by-polls.