08 Mar 2014
Hyderabad: Congress leaders from Telangana have written a letter to the high command against tie-up with any party and said that they could contest the upcoming elections on their own.
08 Mar 2014
Noida: The district administration will carry out a special drive on Sunday for voters to check their names in the electoral rolls in order to exercise their franchise.
07 Mar 2014
Lucknow: A preliminary report on the clash between AAP and BJP activists outside the saffron party's headquarters in Lucknow has been submitted to the Election Commission by the state Chief Electoral officer.
06 Mar 2014
New Delhi: Nearly two years after the Election Commission introduced 'others' gender option, over 28,000 transgender community members have been registered in the electoral roll so far and will be eligible to vote in Lok Sabha election.
16 Feb 2014
Ranchi: Candidates for the Lok Sabha elections would be able to e-file their nominations and affidavits, in a move aimed to bring about faster dissemination of information about the candidates, Election Commissioner HS Brahma said on Saturday.
28 Jan 2014
New Delhi: The Law Commission on Tuesday has lamented over the ‘lukewarm’ response of political parties to its consultation paper, which was floated last year seeking stakeholders' views to enable it recommend reforms in the present electoral laws.
02 Jan 2014
Port Louis: Mauritian Prime Minister Navin Ramgoolam has virtually rejected the electoral system recommended by the UN, and said "reforms must unite, not divide" the people.
03 Mar 2014
New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday said that the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) is unlikely to have a significant electoral impact in Uttar Pradesh where the main contest is between the saffron party, Samajwadi Party and Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP). The BJP claimed that the Congress is losing vote base in the state.
29 Sep 2013
New Delhi: JD(U) on Saturday asked Rahul Gandhi to rally his party behind electoral reforms if he is "serious" about cleansing politics and said "revolutionarism" should be consistent not temporary.
21 Feb 2014
Sydney: Describing the IMF's inability to move ahead with quota reforms as the "first visible failure of G20," India on Friday asked member nations to expeditiously ratify the changes to give emerging nations a greater voice.