Election Commission slaps notice on Raja, gives time till 6 pm today

The Election Commission of India has issued a notice to senior DMK leader A Raja over his derogatory remarks against Tamilnadu Chief Minister Edappadi Palaniswami and his mother. Continue Reading

Report sent to EC on Raja: TN CEO

Tamilnadu Chief Electoral Officer Satyabrata Sahoo today said a report has been sent to the Election Commission of India on DMK leader’s A Raja’s comments on Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami’s birth. Continue Reading

Phase 1 voting sees over 50% turnout in West Bengal and Assam till 1 pm

Over 50 per cent turnout was witnessed till 1 pm in West Bengal and Assam, where the first phase polling for the Assembly elections started this morning. Continue Reading

WB polls: TMC rushes to EC with serious complaints

A delegation of Trinamool Congress (TMC) leaders is set to meet the Election Commission of India today after the party raised concerns over the voting percentage on the poll body’s mobile application. Continue Reading

As postal voting begins, HC orders EC to ensure safety

Madras High Court today directed the Election Commission of India to safeguard the postal votes in a room with CCTV camera. Continue Reading

EC makes things easy for voters

The Election Commission of India (ECI) has directed that all electors will have to produce the Elector’s Photo Identity Card (EPIC) for their identification at the polling station before casting their votes in the 6 April elections to the Tamilnadu Assembly. Continue Reading

TN Assembly polls: Filing of nomination starts amid strict rules

With filing of nominations for the 6 April Assembly elections scheduled to begin today, authorities have set the stage for the process. Continue Reading