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The mysteries of 'dead' and 'deleted' voters

The election day debacle in Mumbai shows that the Election Commission's voter list data have long been suspect. Aadhaar would be a great solution for second-level authentication. Praveen......

3 Mumbai booths to vote again on Sunday

The Election Commission has ordered a re-poll at four booths spread across three Lok Sabha constituencies in Maharashtra on April 27 citing non-clearance of votes cast during mock polls, as it had......

Revise Mumbai's electoral rolls, asks BJP after names go missing

A day after over two lakh Mumbaikars, including several prominent personalities, were left disenfranchised after their names were found missing from the electoral rolls, the Bharatiya Janata Party......

PIX: Mumbai's netas come out and vote, citizens stay indoors

Polling was tepid in the 6 constituencies of Mumbai in Maharashtra, in the final phase of elections. Mumbai recorded an average of 53 per cent voter turnout till 6 pm on Thursday. While......

A father fights an election for a dead son

Driving a Tata Nano covered with banners about his son's killing by the Mumbai police, Kundan Prasad Singh is fighting his first election to get justice for a dead child. Reportage: Archana......

Markets closed on account of election day in Mumbai

Indian equity, forex, money markets will remain closed on Thursday on account of voting for the general elections in Mumbai constituencies. Trading will resume on Friday. On Wednesday, markets......

Election adds bounce to sugar demand in India

Namdev Desai, manager of a small restaurant near the ruling Congress party's office in south Mumbai, has stocked up on cold sugary drinks in the past few weeks to quench the thirst of party workers......

Petrol price cut; diesel rate to wait for PM's return

Petrol price was cut by 54 paisa (excluding duties) a litre, but the first reduction in diesel rates in over five years was put off until the return of Prime Minister Narendra Modi from the US.......

Nitin Gadkari has many plans for India!

Nitin Gadkari has seven portfolios, but does not seem weighed down at all by the many things on his plate. The minister is brimming with ideas, discovers Rediff.com contributor Rashme Sehgal. As......

Modi to get rock star reception in New York

It is a rock 'n' roller's dream to ‘sell out The Garden,’ but for a foreign politician to pack New York City’s most famous sports and entertainment arena is another thing......

In search of Priyanka in India

Confidence Uwazuruike came to Mumbai a few weeks ago to cover the Great Indian Election Tamasha. On this wishlist was to see Priyanka in flesh and blood. His wish came true this week, but not quite......

'I started composing music because I was sitting at home, not doing anything'

'I cried after my elimination from Indian Idol because I had got used to the lavish lifestyle, the good food, good hotels, good clothes and I was going to miss that.' Shivam Pathak returns to the......

Classic Revisited: Arjun, Sunny Deol's BEST action film

In our special series re-visiting great Hindi film classics, we look back at Sunny Deol and Dimple Kapadia starrer Arjun (1985). The angst and frustration of Arjun Malvankar resonated with an......

Birthday boy Sachin Tendulkar shows off his 'felfie'!

Sachin Tendulkar proved himself as a responsible Indian after casting his vote during the Mumbai Elections on Thursday.  Incidentally, Thursday also marked Tendulkar's 41st birthday. "I have......

Pawar returns at MCA, but rules out BCCI comeback

Former president Sharad Pawar may have made a comeback in the Mumbai Cricket Association after being elected unopposed on Friday, but the Union Minister for Agriculture announced that he has no......

Sharad Pawar elected MCA president unopposed

Union agriculture minister Sharad Pawar was elected unopposed as Mumbai Cricket Association president after BJP leader Gopinath Munde's appeal against the rejection of his application to......

'No one cares about cricket in the Mumbai Cricket Association'

The campaigning for the Mumbai Cricket Association's biennial elections, on October 18, is approaching the slog overs, and 'Cricket First', which is still at the crease, is launching a fantastic......

MCA ruling group to support Sharad Pawar for elections

The ruling group of the Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) on Tuesday extended its support to Sharad Pawar at the October 18 biennial elections for which the Union Agriculture Minister is expected to......
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  People speak for mumbai elections

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samir med
Q. Rakhi sawant , candidate from rashtriya AAM part, illiterate, worth 14.6 crore fighting election mumbai north west will be able to get how much votes? in thousands, lakhs?rank after vote counting?
Samir Med:  A.  more

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mohanbirsingh ghura
Q. Is the Republic Day Parade in Delhi useless and should be stopped?As per Kejriwal?
Mohanbirsingh Ghura:  A. Who can tell except the voters ? Wait for results ! more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/is-the-republic-day-parade-in-delhi-useless-and-should-be-st/27364696/answers/27384943

Ramesh Agarwal
Q. JAI SHRI RAM PRINCIPAL OF ST.XAVIERS MUMBAI HAS WRITTEN A LETTER THROUGH E-MAIL AND PUT IN COLLEGE WEBSITE CRITICISING GUJRAT AND PRAISING UPA GOVT, WHICH CLEARLY SHOWS THAT CHURCHES AND POPE ARE INTERFERING IN INTERNAL PROBLEMS OF COUNTRY?IS IT NOT CONDEMNABLE?
Ramesh Agarwal:  A. NOCelebrations and festivals are very essential in lifeIf Kejriwal has a problem with waste of public money then let him finance the the re...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/jai-shri-ram-principal-of-st.xaviers-mumbai-has-written-a-le/27359242/answers/27364790

Apocalypso
Q. The principal of Mumbai's prestigious St Xavier's College has slammed the Gujarat model of devept in a strongly-worded letter to students. In the msg titled, 'In the background of Elections', Father Frazer Mascarenhas writes, "The approaching Elections have brought interesting discussions to the public forum on what constitutes human development and how it is to be achieved. The Guj model has been highlighted for our consideration Guj may be doing well in the 1st sense, although not as good as some other states in the country. But all the human devept index indicators are no He is right
Apocalypso:  A. yes you are right, sir, but then the EC will take its own time, for the elections to be over before taking any action, I think more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/the-principal-of-mumbais-prestigious-st-xaviers-college-has-/27355497/answers/27359251

  Web results for Mumbai Elections
Good tidings

It has been close to four months since the BJP-led NDA government swept into power at the Centre. It has brought along with it much needed... ...

http://www.mydigitalfc.com/news/good-tidings-844
Only 84 women aspirants among 5,500 in fray

Barely 1.5% women are contesting the forthcoming assembly election. While nearly 5,500 aspirants are in the fray, there are only 84 women nominees ...

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PM, Sonia to campaign in Mumbai

Congress president Sonia Gandhi will address six election meetings—three in Western Maharashtra and Marathwada on October 9, and others in... ...

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Relatives to slug it out in Assembly elections

Mumbai: Maharashtra will witness many politicians battling it out against their relatives who are contesting as candidates of rival parties to... ...

http://www.indiatvnews.com/politics/national/maharashtra-polls-relatives-to-slug-it-out-in-assembly-elections-20487.html
Ajit

Mumbai: Taking on Congress after their bitter split, NCP leader Ajit Pawar today said some decisions taken by former Maharashtra Chief Minister... ...

http://www.indiatvnews.com/politics/national/chavan-s-decisions-will-be-probed-if-ncp-comes-to-power-ajit-20501.html

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