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SC refuses Congress plea for counting of VVPAT slips in Gujarat

The Supreme Court today refused to entertain a plea of the Gujarat Congress seeking counting of at least 20 per cent of the paper trail slips manually along with votes cast in the EVMs in each cons...

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SC refuses Congress' plea for counting of VVPAT slips in Gujarat

The Supreme Court today refused to entertain a plea of the Gujarat Congress seeking counting of at least 20 per cent of the paper trail slips manually along with votes cast in the EVMs in each cons...

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Gujarat polls: SC refuses Cong plea to verify VVPAT slips with EVM votes

Read more about Gujarat polls: SC refuses Cong plea to verify VVPAT slips with EVM votes on Business Standard. The bench said: We can't substitute the decision of the Election Commission unless you...

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I-T dept has a strong case against AAP in alleged hawala nexus: Neil Terrance Haslam, ex-party vo...

Neil Terrance Haslam, a self-proclaimed whistle-blower and black-money informer, is seen as a BJP stooge by many within the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP). But whoever he is perceived to be, the recent noti...

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Guj polls: SC refuses Cong plea to verify 20% of VVPAT with EVM votes

The Supreme Court today refused to entertain Congress plea seeking directions to the Election Commission of India to count and cross verify at least 20% of the VVPAT paper trail with the EVM votes.

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Siddaramaiah demands use of ballot papers for state Assembly polls

Raising apprehensions that Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) could be tampered with, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah today demanded that ballot papers be used during the upcoming assembly pol...

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