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EC invites all recognised parties for EVM challenge

The Election Commission has invited all the seven national and 49 state parties to participate in the challenge to prove that its EVMs can be tampered with.Earlier, the commission had said that it ...

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Bhiwandi, Malegaon, Panvel civic polls tomorrow; 1,251 in fray

The municipal corporation elections in Bhiwandi, Malegaon and Panvel will be held tomorrow. Altogether 1,251 candidates are in fray in the three civic bodies, a State Election Commission official s...

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MCD bypoll results: AAP, Congress beat BJP in two seats

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and Congress on Tuesday emerged as winners in the two municipal corporation seats of Maujpaur and Sarai Pipal Thala, respectively, where bypolls were held earlier this mon...

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MCD Election 2017: Setback to BJP as AAP, BJP bag one seat each in bypolls to two wards

The Congress bagged one seat and the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) another in the bypoll to two municipal wards in Delhi, the State Election Commission (SEC) said on Tuesday. The bypoll results comes as a ...

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Election Commission cancels Rajya Sabha elections to avoid clash with presidential polls

A brief statement from the EC said it had decided to “withdraw“ the press note of May 16 announcing the elections to RS seats from Goa, Gujarat and W Bengal.

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EC bribery: Bail plea of ‘middleman’ dismissed

A special court on Monday dismissed the bail plea of an alleged middleman Sukesh Chandrashekhar arrested in the Election Commission bribery case, involving AIADMK leader T T V Dinakaran. Special Ju...

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