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Online <strong>voting</strong> comes a step closer to reality

Online voting comes a step closer to reality

01 May 2015

London: Even as voters gear up to stand in queue for Britain's upcoming general election this month, researchers, including one of Indian-origin, have developed a technique to allow people to vote online even if their home computers are suspected of being infected with viruses.

Online voting,   Britain general elections,   security devices,   University of Birmingham,   personal computers,   vote online ,   Latest world news,  
69 percent <strong>voting</strong> in Bengal civic polls; one killed in violence

69 percent voting in Bengal civic polls; one killed in violence

25 Apr 2015

Kolkata:  Over 69 percent polling was recorded on Saturday in elections to 91 municipalities across West Bengal, which was marred by sporadic incidents of violence that left one dead and several injured including two policemen and a poll official.

Polls,   Shot dead,   Civic bodies,   West Bengal,   Security,   State Election Commissioner,   S R Upadhyay,   TMC,   CPIM,   Congress,   BJP,   Latest States News ,  
JD(U) condemns Gujarat govt's move to make <strong>voting</strong> <strong>compulsory</strong>

JD(U) condemns Gujarat govt's move to make voting compulsory

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.

JD(U),   Gujarat government,   make voting compulsory,   voting,   polling,   elections,  
 Gujarat's mandatory <strong>voting</strong> law is unconstitutional: Congress

Gujarat's mandatory voting law is unconstitutional: Congress

18 Apr 2015

Ahmedabad: Opposition Congress has written to the Gujarat government-appointed committee that the state law providing for mandatory voting is unconstitutional and unclear, and it should not be enforced.

voting law,   Gujrat government,   unconstitutional law,   Governor O P Kohli,   Gujarat Local Authorities Laws,   Latest states news,   ,  
Let people decide on <strong>compulsory</strong> screening of Marathi movies: Anupam Kher

Let people decide on compulsory screening of Marathi movies: Anupam Kher

13 Apr 2015

New Delhi; Veteran actor Anupam Kher on Sunday said the people of Maharashtra should decide whether screening of Marathi movies in the state should be made compulsory.

Marathi movies,   Maharashtra,   Anupam Kher,   BJP,   Devendra fadnavis,   ,  
Shiv Sena calls for revoking <strong>voting</strong> rights of Muslims

Shiv Sena calls for revoking voting rights of Muslims

12 Apr 2015

Mumbai: Stoking a controversy, the Shiv Sena on Sunday demanded that voting rights of Muslims should be revoked as the community has often been used to play vote bank politics.

Maharashtra,   Shiv Sena,   Voting Rights of Muslims,   Vote Bank Politics,   AIMIM,   MP Asaduddin Owaisi,   Uddhav Thackeray,   Latest News,  
Muslims <strong>voting</strong> rights: Uddhav defends Raut on Saamana write-up

Muslims voting rights: Uddhav defends Raut on Saamana write-up

15 Apr 2015

Mumbai: Coming to the defence of party MP Sanjay Raut whose controversial write-up demanding disenfranchisement of Muslims to end vote bank politics drew flak from various quarters, Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray on Wednesday sought to know why nobody reacted when MIM's Asaduddin Owaisi spoke of "finishing Hindus".

Sanjay Raut,   Shiv Sena,   Uddhav Thackeray,   MIM,   Asaduddin Owaisi,   Muslims ,  
What about <strong>voting</strong> rights of Kashmiri Pandits ? asks Shiv Sena

What about voting rights of Kashmiri Pandits ? asks Shiv Sena

14 Apr 2015

Mumbai: Even as its demand for disenfranchisement of Muslims community has evoked sharp reactions from political parties, the Shiv Sena on Tuesday sought to know why the issue of voting rights of Kashmiri Pandits has not been raised in the same manner.

Kashmiri Pandits,   Voting Right,   Shiv Sena,   Muslims,   Jammu and Kashmir,   Mufti Mohammed Sayeed,   AIMIM president,   Asaduddin Owaisi,   Sanjay Raut,   Latest State News ,  
No <strong>voting</strong> right if people do not go for family planning: Sakshi Maharaj

No voting right if people do not go for family planning: Sakshi Maharaj

13 Apr 2015

Unnao (UP): Known for making controversial statements, BJP MP Sakshi Maharaj has demanded that a strict law for family planning be brought in for all to check population growth and those who do not follow it should be stripped of their voting right.

Sakshi Maharaj,   Family planning,   voting rights,   BJP,   Latest news,  
Shiv Sena view unacceptable, committed to defending rights of all Indians: Centre

Shiv Sena view unacceptable, committed to defending rights of all Indians: Centre

13 Apr 2015

New Delhi: Taking a strong stand against the call by its ally Shiv Sena for the scrapping of Muslims' voting rights, the government on Monday said such suggestions were not acceptable to it and that these "should not be discussed even hypothetically".

Shiv Sena,   Muslims,   Voting rights,   Modi government,   Venkaiah Naidu,  

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