15 Jan 2012
Even though the Election Commission is leaving no stone unturned to check use of money and muscle power in elections, as many as 77 candidates in Uttar Pradesh have a history of serious criminal charges against them.
31 Jan 2015
New Delhi: To check the misuse of money, muscle power and liquor during the Assembly polls here, Election Commission has sought the cooperation of the states bordering Delhi in order to ensure that the exercise passes of peacefully.
06 Sep 2014
Puri (Odisha): In a bid to check the role of money and muscle power in coming Assembly polls in four states, the Election Commission is taking steps to strengthen security management system and use of technology, Election Commissioner H S Brahma said.
26 Sep 2012
The Congress-led UPA will go for a snap election next year after presenting a populist budget, West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee said on Wednesday.