09 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Election Commissioner Nasim Zaidi is set to assume the charge as Chief Election Commissioner from April 19. The Law Ministry has initiated the file to appoint the next CEC as present incumbent H S Brahma retire later this month.
15 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Election Commissioner Hari Shankar Brahma was on Thursday elevated as the Chief Election Commissioner.
14 Jan 2015
New Delhi: VS Sampath, Chief Election Commissioner, demits office on Thursday, capping less than six years of an eventful tenure, occasionally marked by controversies, that saw him conduct two Lok Sabha elections and at least one round of Assembly polls in all the states.
06 Dec 2014
Islamabad: Justice (retd) Sardar Muhammad Raza Khan on Saturday took oath as Pakistan's Chief Election Commissioner at the Supreme Court here.
04 Dec 2014
Islamabad: Justice Sardar Mohammad Raza Khan was on Thursday named Pakistan's new Chief Election Commissioner, a day before the expiry of a Supreme Court deadline to fill the key constitutional office lying vacant for over 16 months. The announcement was made by Senator Rafiq Rajwana, chief of the parliamentary committee that appointed Justice Khan, 69.
13 May 2015
New Delhi: Achal Kumar Jyoti, a former Chief Secretary of Gujarat, on Wednesday took over as the new Election Commissioner, filling one of the two vacancies in the three-member body.
10 Nov 2015
New Delhi: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh today remained non-committal over appointment of a new Delhi Police Commissioner saying incumbent BS Bassi has his tenure till February 2016.
19 Jan 2015
New Delhi: The government is yet to take a call on appointing an Election Commissioner to fill up the vacancy created by the elevation of Hari Shankar Brahma as the Chief Election Commissioner (CEC).
18 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Union Sports minister Vijay Goel today termed as "anti-national" Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's statement equating the relations between the Centre and his government to that of India and Pakistan and sought an apology for him.
14 Mar 2016
Guwahati: Deputy Election Commissioner Sandeep Saxena held a meeting on the poll preparedness of the the two-phase Assembly Election in Assam on April 4 and 11.