• Election Commission is ready to hold joint election in 2019: Election Commissioner OP Rawat
Election Commission is ready to hold joint election in 2019: Election Commissioner OP Rawat.
6 Oct, 2017. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

Hinting at a landmark electoral reform in the country, Election Commissioner of India, OP Rawat, on Thursday said the commission is ready to hold a joint election, Lok Sabha and Vidhan Sabha together,...

  • Rahul Gandhi will be the next president of Congress, hints Tarun Gogoi
Rahul Gandhi will be the next president of Congress, hints Tarun Gogoi.
20 Sep, 2017. \\ Assam Trending.

Former Chief Minister of Assam Tarun Gogoi today met Congress President Sonia Gandhi in New Delhi. Speaking to the press after the meeting, the three-terms Chief Minister of Assam indicated that Congr......

  • 63 lakh bigha of land in Assam under illegal occupation: Hari Shankar Brahma committee
63 lakh bigha of land in Assam under illegal occupation: Hari Shankar Brahma committee.
19 Sep, 2017. \\ Assam Trending.

The State-sponsored committee on protection of land rights of indigenous people, headed by former chief election commissioner Hari Shankar Brahma, has estimated that around 63 lakh bigha (1 bigha= 14,...

  • Vice Presidential election to be held on August 5, results on same day
Vice Presidential election to be held on August 5, results on same day.
29 Jun, 2017. \\ National.

The Vice Presidential election will be held on the 5th of August and counting will take place on the same day.   Announcing the schedule in New Delhi today, Chief Election Commissioner Nasim Za......

  • Presidential Election on July 17, says Election Commission
Presidential Election on July 17, says Election Commission.
7 Jun, 2017. \\ National.

The Presidential election for India’s 14th President of India will be held on 17th of July. Announcing the schedule, the Chief Election Commissioner of India, Nasim Zaidi also said that nomin...

  • EVM challenge: NCP, CPI (M) only parties to participate
EVM challenge: NCP, CPI (M) only parties to participate.
27 May, 2017. \\ National.

The electronic voting machine challenge, which was announced by chief election commissioner Nasim Zaidi on May 20 to address the concerns raised by various political parties, will go ahead as per sche......

  • Election Commission says EVM challenge to begin from 3 June
Election Commission says EVM challenge to begin from 3 June.
20 May, 2017. \\ National.

Chief Election Commissioner Nasim Zaidi today said no proof has been given by those who alleged EVM tampering and announced 3rd June as date for hacking challenge.   Addressing media after hold...

  • EVMs with voter verifiable paper audit trails to be used in future polls: Election Commission
EVMs with voter verifiable paper audit trails to be used in future polls: Election Commission.
13 May, 2017. \\ National.

The Election Commission announced that new VVPAT (voter-verifiable paper audit trail) machine will be used in all future elections.   The decision was announced by the poll panel after it held ......