Updated : 3 weeks, 1 day ago IST
New Delhi [India], Oct 24 (ANI): On Thursday as results of Maharashtra and Haryana trickled in, senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh reiterated his doubts over the current use of electronic voting machines (EVMs) in the polls.
Updated : 3 weeks, 4 days ago IST
New Delhi [India], Oct 21 (ANI): Amidst polling in Maharashtra and Haryana for the Assembly elections, senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh has suggested the Election Commission a "reliable system of a combination of EVM and Ballot Box", and urged all political parties to consider this opt
Updated : 5 months ago IST
New Delhi (India) Jun 14 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Friday refused urgent hearing on a plea seeking the top court's direction to conduct fresh Lok Sabha polls using ballot paper.
Updated : 5 months, 2 weeks ago IST
New Delhi (India), June 4 (ANI): Union Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Tuesday said, "bringing back ballot papers is like using lanterns in the era of electric bulbs," a day after Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee urged the opposition parties to unitedly demand the return of ballot papers in el
Updated : 9 months, 2 weeks ago IST
New Delhi (India), Feb 4 (ANI): As many as 22 opposition parties will meet the Election Commission of India (ECI) on Monday, seeking the replacement of electronic voting machines (EVMs) with ballot papers for conducting the coming Lok Sabha polls, TMC leader and Rajya Sabha MP Derek O'Brien
Updated : 9 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Chandigarh (Haryana) [India], Jan 25 (ANI): Haryana Chief Secretary DS Dhesi on Friday said the Lok Sabha and the Vidhan Sabha elections would be conducted this year and the government system is fully prepared for the successful conduct of elections.
New Delhi, [India], Jan 24 (ANI): Chief Election Commissioner of India Sunil Arora on Thursday rejected opposition parties demand and made it clear that country is not going back to the era of ballot papers.
Updated : 11 months, 4 weeks ago IST
New Delhi (India), Nov 22, (ANI): The Congress Party on Thursday approached the Election Commission of India (ECI) seeking withdrawal of the pink colored ballot papers that were to be used in the upcoming assembly polls in Telangana.
Updated : 1 year, 1 month ago IST
Dehradun (Uttarakhand) [India], Oct 15 (ANI): The upcoming municipal body elections in Uttarakhand will be held through ballot papers in 84 out of 92 municipal bodies on November 18.
Updated : 1 year, 2 months ago IST
New Delhi (India), Aug 27 (ANI): In a fresh appeal to the Election Commission of India, the Congress Party has once again requested the poll body to bring back ballot papers for the 2019 general elections.
Updated : 1 year, 3 months ago IST
New Delhi (India), August 2 (ANI): At least 17 political parties are likely to approach the Election Commission of India (ECI), demanding 2019 general elections be conducted on ballot paper and not Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs).
Updated : 1 year, 6 months ago IST
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 15 (ANI): As the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) inches closer to achieving a majority in the Karnataka Assembly, estranged ally Shiv Sena echoed Opposition's allegations of EVM tampering, and pitched for use of ballot papers in elections to clear such doubts.