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Bihar poll schedule announcement deferred till Wednesday: Will aspirational voters think differently?

Bihar poll schedule announcement deferred till Wednesday: Will aspirational voters think differently?

| September 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Bihar election schedule was not announced on Tuesday as planned. The Election Commission — Chief Election Commissioner Nasim Zaidi and two Election Commisioners , AK Jyoti and Om Prakash Rawat — met on Tuesday to take a final call on dates and number of phases. The announcement of Bihar polls by the EC is now expected on Wednesday, […]

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NRIs may cast e-votes in Bihar election

NRIs may cast e-votes in Bihar election

| June 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

NEW DELHI: The Bihar elections this winter could be the first poll where NRIs cast their votes semi-electronically from foreign shores, if the Representation of People’s Act (RPA), 1951 is amended in time. The Election Commission (EC) is keen that the process start at the earliest. Highly-placed EC sources said a system for NRIs casting […]

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Election Commission appeals to Maoists not to disrupt elections

Election Commission appeals to Maoists not to disrupt elections

| April 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Election Commission today appealed to Maoists not to disrupt the Lok Sabha elections and allow polling to be held smoothly in areas of their influence across the country. “We would like to appeal to our Maoist brothers not to disrupt the elections as voting is the responsibility of every proud Indian. It is the […]

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EC team gives patient hearing to political parties

EC team gives patient hearing to political parties

| April 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: A high-level team of the Election Commission of India, comprising two Election Commissioners H S Brahma and Nasim Zaidi and deputy election commissioner Alok Shukla, reached here on Friday afternoon and met the representatives of different political parties at the A N Sinha Institute of Social Sciences to listen to their grievances and receive […]

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