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US elections 2016: Super Tuesday voting underway

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are set to lead two major parties in the 2016 US presidential election, according to a new poll as Americans began voting in a dozen states on "Super Tuesday"......

Guj: Braille ballot papers for visually impaired voters

In a bid to increase participation of disabled voters in the Gujarat assembly polls next month, the Election Commission has introduced Braille numbers and ballot papers besides setting up ramps at......

EC ecstatic over high voter turnout in 4 states

'Participatory democracy' emerged a winner in the just-concluded assembly elections, with four of the five states that went to polls recording the highest-ever turnout in their history. Uttar......

DMK in driver's seat, but not ready to drive

If either faction of the AIADMK failed to muster a floor majority, then the governor would be called upon to ask MK Stalin as the leader of the opposition if he would like to try his hand at......

Need Constitutional amendment for simultaneous polls: CEC

Holding simultaneous polls to Lok Sabha and state assemblies will require Constitutional amendment and additional resources, Chief Election Commissioner Nasim Zaidi on Tuesday said. The CEC said......

CII youth arm to urge people to vote

Young entrepreneurs in India would actively participate in the forthcoming assembly elections in five states. They would not be candidates but the voting percentage of young voters this time could......

Election 2004: The big fight

The 14th Lok Sabha election seems to be a testing time not just for India's political parties but even for the news television industry. Over the last few weeks, the equation between the Hindi news......

Lok Sabha passes bill to make holding of old notes punishable

The Lok Sabha on Tuesday passed a bill which makes holding of more than 10 old notes of Rs 500/1000 denomination punishable with a minimum fine of Rs 10,000, with the government saying the aim was......

Of course, you have to feel for Jaitley

'Who would want to be the man nominally in charge of driving the economy when your boss orders you to swerve it into a ditch of unknown depth?''Demonetisation demonstrates that this government is......

Greek finance minister quits after voters reject bailout terms

Image: Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis. Photograph: Reuters     Greece's outspoken finance minister resigned on Monday, removing a major obstacle to any last-minute deal to keep......

Non-Compliance from BCCI on 10/11 Lodha reforms: COA report

Former BCCI chief Thakur tenders unconditional apology to SC The Committee of Administrators (COA) has prepared its first status report as per Supreme Court directive, where they have clearly......

World boxing body gives lifeline to India for elections

‘Seeing the progress that has been made towards constituting the BFI, the AIBA has agreed to extend the deadline’ IMAGE: India’s Shiva Thapa (in blue) has qualified for Rio......
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Opposition rakes up EVM issue in Rajya Sabha

Speaking in one voice, almost the entire Opposition in the Rajya Sabha raised doubts over the reliability of electronic voting machines (EVMs) and... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-opposition-rakes-up-evm-issue-in-rajya-sabha-2364407
Sharad supports Maya on EVMs

JD(U) leader Sharad Yadav today supported BSP supremo Mayawati's demand to probe EVMs used in the recent UP assembly polls, saying it would not be... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/sharad-supports-maya-on-evms-117032201051_1.html
MPs

Expressing concern over alleged misuse of the media by political parties during elections, members in Rajya Sabha today said paid news was... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/bring-law-to-restrict-media-owners-from-cross-business-mps-117032200999_1.html
Sharad Yadav

Janata Dal(U) leader Sharad Yadav on Wednesday said media organisations in the country are in the clutches of businessmen and "journalists are not... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a727154.html
BSP

BSP leader Satish Chandra Misra on Wednesday said the "basic structure of the Constitution has been tinkered with" by introducing Electronic Voting... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a727161.html

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