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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......

How Rahul plans to get rid of the old timers

'The so-called old guard is uneasy and resentful. These are the makings of a new Congress where there will be little or no role for them. And in their opinion, it is not a Congress that will win......

Who's who in the Congress's infamous 25

Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan came down heavily on Congress leaders for "persistently and willfully obstructing the House" and suspended them for 5 days. The members who have been punished......

Where is 'mama's boy' Dushyant Singh?

Even as Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje faces the worst crises in her political career, Dushyant Singh is vacationing with his wife and children at an undisclosed location abroad ......

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......

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......

10 factors that make a city really smart

The National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government has certainly focused India's attention on the urbanisation imperative and got the "smart city" concept buzzing. Image: Indian government has......

This man will help Modi govt to transform Indian businesses

Adil Zainulbhai. Photograph: Kind Courtesy, McKinsey Adil Zainulbhai may have retired as the chairman of McKinsey India in 2012 but his life seems to be only gathering pace. For starters, the......
  Web results for Electoral Participation
Longer queues, thanks largely to women

Women wait in a line to cast their vote outside a polling station in Samastipur district in Biharduring the first phase of election onOctober 12,... ...
Kitex Makes a T20 Dash; Fields Candidates in LSG Elections

KOCHI: From college students to corporate houses, politics is Malayalees pet topic of discussion. Keeping up the trend, a corporate entity has... ...
GHADC polls today, voters urged to ignore boycott calls

Shillong: The stage is set for elections to 29 seats in the Garo Hills Autonomous District Council (GHADC) on Monday amid the shadow of protests... ...
Guinea Holds Tense Vote Despite Opposition Mistrust

President Alpha Conde of Guinea and presidential candidate waves at supporters on October 8, 2015 during a presidential election campaign in... ...
The Immoral Indian

Some time ago I had a frank and open discussion with a man from a political clan, who was then a legislator and is today a minister. Our talk was... ...

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