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Identity of those exposing electoral malpractices will be protected: CEC

The mobile app introduced by EC on a pilot basis in Karnataka assembly elections received 780 video complaints of electoral malpractices.

03 Jun 2018 8:35 AM

Chief Election commissioner debunks failure of EVMs, VVPAT

During the polling in 14 Lok Sabha and assembly constituencies in ten states of India, faulty EVMs were reported from many booths.

29 May 2018 11:58 AM

Government opposes in Supreme Court plea on CEC issue

The Centre said this in an affidavit filed in response to a notice issued on a PIL filed by advocate Ashiwni Kumar Upadhyaya.

26 Apr 2018 2:30 AM

Achal Kumar Joti becomes new Chief Election Commissioner

The former Gujarat chief secretary was appointed as the next CEC on Tuesday succeeding Nasim Zaidi.

06 Jul 2017 12:29 PM

SC asks Centre why no law for appointments to poll panel

The court, however, acknowledged that till now good persons have been appointed in the poll panel.

05 Jul 2017 12:48 PM


Achal Kumar Joti to be appointed EC chief as Nasim Zaidi retires

He will take charge as CEC after Nasim Zaidi, who had been holding the post since April 19, 2015, retires.

04 Jul 2017 5:17 PM

EVM credible, ballot paper worst idea, say former election commissioners

If there are any doubts or apprehensions the Election Commission would certainly remove this apprehension, said former CEC TS Krishnamurthy.

16 Apr 2017 8:56 AM

AAP leaders meet CEC, alleges breach of EVMs' security in Punjab

The delegation led by Manish Sisodia submitted a memorandum alleging that there are ‘multiple instances of breach in EVMs' safety’.

14 Feb 2017 3:29 PM