31 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Voicing apprehension about discrepancies in Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs), the Aam Aadmi Party on Saturday approached the Election Commission seeking to know what should the voters do in such a scenario.
13 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Strongly condemning the Gujarat government's move to make voting compulsory, Janata Dal (United) termed it as "undemocratic and infringement" in the liberty of the citizen.
22 Jan 2015
Lucknow: Horse trading appears inevitable in Friday's Uttar Pradesh Legislative Council biennial polls for 12 seats with key parties fielding extra candidates expecting cross voting by MLAs.
12 Jan 2015
Rohtak: Haryana government has decided to make Yoga compulsory in all schools and equip all sports stadiums in every district with a yoga centre.
19 Jan 2015
Kanpur: Around 8.6 percent voting was recorded till noon on Monday for the Legislative Council bypolls to Kanpur division graduates' constituency, a senior official said.
16 Jan 2015
Jaipur: Over 52 percent of 1.17 crore electors cast their votes in the first phase of panchayat polls in Rajasthan which ended on a peaceful note at 5 PM on Friday, a senior election official said here.
12 Jan 2015
New Delhi: The Centre on Monday told the Supreme Court that the EC's recommendation to extend voting rights to NRIs through postal ballots have been accepted in letter and spirit.
11 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Days after extending more benefits to Persons of Indian Origin, the government is set to accept the recommendations of a committee which has favoured voting for NRIs through electronic means.
10 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday lauded the people of Jammu and Kashmir for reposing faith in democracy by voting in large numbers in the recent polls but was silent on the subsequent political stalemate because of which Governor's Rule was imposed in the state.
06 Oct 2013
New Delhi: Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader LK Advani appeared to be on the same page as Narendra Modi, a rarity since the bitterness which apparently arose between them over the latter being named as PM candidate. The ex-deputy PM has thrown his weight behind the Gujarat Chief Minister's view that there that there should be compulsory voting along with the None-of-the-Above option.