Updated : 1 week ago IST
New Delhi [India], Jun 18 (ANI): The Supreme Court will hear on Wednesday a plea of Gujarat Congress leader Pareshbhai Dhanani against the decision of the Election Commission to hold separate by-polls for two vacant Rajya Sabha seats in the state.
Updated : 3 months, 2 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], March 10 (ANI): Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora on Sunday announced that there will be no simultaneous elections for Jammu and Kashmir state assembly owing to the recent incident of violence, among other factors.
Updated : 3 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], March 4 (ANI): Congress delegation comprising Mohi-Ud-Din and Ali Mohammad Sagar on Monday met the Election Commission of India (EC) in Srinagar, and urged the poll body to hold simultaneous polls.
Updated : 4 months, 2 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], Feb 8 (ANI): Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora on Thursday said that simultaneous elections are "desirable goals", but for that, the political system of the country will have to take steps to align the life of a state assembly with the life of Parliament.
Updated : 8 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Oct 28 (ANI): Batting for the One Nation One Election system, Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Saturday said that the state is ready for simultaneous elections to the Assembly and Lok Sabha if the Election Commission of India decides to implement the same.
Updated : 8 months, 4 weeks ago IST
Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], Sept 29 (ANI): Telangana Chief Electoral Officer (CEC) Rajat Kumar on Saturday refuted reports that a decision has been taken by the Election Commission to club the assembly elections of Telangana with that of Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Mizoram and Chhattisgarh
Updated : 9 months, 4 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], Aug 30 (ANI): Favouring the idea of holding simultaneous elections, the Law Commission in its draft report to the Central government recommended amendments in the Constitution and the electoral law to hold polls collectively for the House of the People and the State Legisl
Updated : 10 months, 2 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], Aug 14 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday refuted the reports of its party president Amit Shah recommending the Election Commission to conduct simultaneous elections in 11 states next year.
Patna (Bihar) [India] August 14 (ANI): 'One election, One nation' is theoretically correct but viably impossible option, said Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Tuesday.
New Delhi [India] August 13 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) National President Amit Shah on Monday wrote a detailed letter to Law Commission Chairman Balbir Singh Chauhan, presenting the thorough views of his party on the issue of simultaneous elections in the country.
Updated : 11 months, 3 weeks ago IST
New Delhi (India), July 8 (ANI): The Janata Dal (United) on Sunday supported simultaneous elections of Lok Sabha and State assemblies, saying the procedure would help curb black money and excessive expenditure.
Amravati (Andhra Pradesh) [India], July 8 (ANI): The Telugu Desam Party (TDP) opined that the conducting Lok Sabha and State assembly elections would be a "herculean task"