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EC doesn’t want me to win: Dinakaran after RK Nagar bypoll cancelled

RK Nagar Assembly by-poll candidate TTV Dhinakaran

  Chennai/New Delhi: TTV Dinakaran of the VK Sasikala group has called the Election Commission’s (EC) decision to terminate the RK Nagar bypoll, which was to be held on April 12, “wrong”, while the BJP and AIADMK (PTA) have welcomed the decision of the poll panel. “Wrong decision, even EC ...

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EC to throw open challenge to political parties, allow them to examine EVMs


New Delhi: The EC of India has decided to throw an open challenge to test the trustworthiness of Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs), in reply to a flurry of allegations from political parties that the EVMs could be tampered. According to a source, the poll panel has decided to bring back ...

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Two AIADMK groups fight for party poll symbol of “twin leaf”

Election Commission to decide the party symbol

The Election Commission to decide which AIADMK faction gets the poll symbol, both the groups of AIADMK’s want to contest the April 12 R K Nagar assembly bypoll and fielded their respective contenders. The Election Commission on Wednesday will decide which group of the AIADMK will get the party poll symbol of ...

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Bangalore news, All eyes on Karnataka by-polls

Andhra pradesh news, All eyes on Karnataka bypolls

Actually we were hoping that the EC might announce dates for a by-polls to the two constituencies along with recently concluded elections to a lone seat in the Legislative Council. The Election Commission is likely to hold by-elections to these seats in the first week of April. Bengaluru: With the ...

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Election Commission rejects AIADMK replies signed by Dinakaran


Election Commission rejected replies signed by AIADMK Dinakaran  New Delhi: The Election Commission on Friday refused to accept a communication from the AIADMK signed by the party’s Deputy General Secretary T.T.V. Dinakaran regarding V.K. Sasikala’s appointment as party General Secretary. In a letter given to Sasikala on Friday, the EC ...

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ATM cash withdrawal limit eased further

withdrawal limit

Withdrawal limit on current, cash credit and overdraft accounts lifted with immediate effect Facing criticism from the Election Commission for not allowing contenders contesting the upcoming Assembly polls to withdraw cash up to their permitted limit, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Monday removed cash withdrawal restrictions on current, ...

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Akhilesh Yadav gets cycle, Mulayam Singh faction to move High Court

Akhilesh Yadav

Akhilesh Yadav now officially replaces Mulayam Singh as the national president of the party. New Delhi: UP Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav slashed a major political victory over his father, Mulayam Singh Yadav, with the Election Commission on Monday allotting the party’s cycle symbol to him, and identifying his faction as ...

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Election Commission to hear warring Samajwadi Party factions on January 13

Samajwadi Party

EC wants Samajwadi Party factions to settle the issue before January 17 New Delhi / Lucknow: The Election Commission on Tuesday fixed January 13 as the date of hearing the Samajwadi Party factions led by Mulayam Singh Yadav and Akhilesh Yadav to calm down the dispute over control of the party ...

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5 states go to polls from February 4 to March 8; results on March 11


5 States Punjab, Goa on February 4, Uttarakhand Feb 15, UP February 11, 15, 19, 23, 27, March 4, 8; Manipur March 4, 8. New Delhi: The 5 states Uttarakhand, Manipur , Uttar Pradesh, Punjab and Goa will go to polls between February 4 and March 8, Chief Election Commissioner ...

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BJP to move election commission against Akhilesh photo on ration cards


People are annoyed to see Akhilesh Yadav’s photograph on the ration cards. It is a cheap election trick Lucknow:  BJP on Thursday endangered to move the EC if the Uttar Pradesh government did not remove the photograph of CM Akhilesh Yadav from the new ration cards. “People are annoyed to ...

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