Politics Votes & Polls West India

2019 Election : Jr. Thackeray succeeded in making BJP to accept their Combo deal

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis announces an alliance between Shiv Sena and BJP for Lok Sabha and Assembly polls, in Mumbai   As per the deal, of the 48 Lok Sabha seats in Maharashtra, the BJP will contest 25 seats and Shiv Sena 23.   With regard to the polls to the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly Read More…

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BJP lost its allies and lost to allies currently struggling to stretch 200 mark in 2019 election

The BJP has begun a hunt for new allies after its preliminary state-wise surveys suggested that the party could finish 40-80 seats short of a majority in the upcoming general election, sources said.   For BJP Uttar Pradesh has emerged as the party’s biggest worry, with the survey indicating heavy losses at the hands of a Read More…

Asia Votes & Polls World

Thailand royal family member division surfaces on the eve of election

Princess Ubolratana Rajakanya Sirivadhana Barnavadi, 67, shocked the country on Friday when she announced she would be the prime ministerial candidate for a populist party loyal to ousted ex-premier Thaksin Shinawatra, in a March 24 election.   But her foray into politics breaking with royal tradition looked to be short-lived after her younger brother, King Read More…

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India’s Opposition parties voice concern over EVM

Opposition parties met here and decided to approach the Election Commission on Monday for redressal of their concerns over the use of EVMs in the upcoming Lok Sabha polls.Congress president Rahul Gandhi, addressing the media after the meeting on Friday, said the issue of EVMs was discussed at length by the opposition leaders.   “We Read More…

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BJP’s income from unknown sources peaked four times to 553 Crores : ADR reports

Indian  National parties received more than 50 per cent of the funds from “unknown” sources during the financial year 2017-18.   An analysis of the parties Income Tax (IT) returns and donations statements filed with the Election Commission of India (ECI) shows that the sources remain largely unknown, said a spokesperson of Association for Democratic Read More…

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Election Commission of India fury against Ex Employee of ECIL who alleged EVM hacking

The Election Commission (EC) has lodged a complaint with the Delhi Police against Syed Shuja, who addressed journalists in London through Skype on Monday and claimed that the Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) had been hacked to rig the 2014 Lok Sabha polls.   The EC on Tuesday lodged an FIR against Shuja, claiming that he Read More…

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ECIL man talked EVM tampering bombs dropped from london trigger political tsunami in India

Startling revelations from Shuja in London triggered Indian political parties pulse go eccentric and Election commission outrageously act in denial mode with a demand of asking for FIR from delhi police   Shuja exploded first bomb when he said the telecom giant Reliance Jio helped the BJP to get low frequency signals to hack the Read More…

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EVMs are not possible to Manipulate assures CEC Sunil Arora

Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora Friday lamented that Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) were being treated like a “football” by parties suffering electoral losses, and said the voting equipment was foolproof as far as fears of manipulation were concerned.   Talking to reporters here upon the conclusion of his two-day tour of Bihar, the CEC, heading Read More…