Opinion Social Votes & Polls

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…

Votes & Polls

Sunil Arora takes charge as Chief Election Commissioner

  Sunil Arora has taken over as Chief Election Commissioner of India in a crucial time when EC is saddled with allegations against EVMs and other regulatory oversights.   The next Lok Sabha elections will be held under supervision. Apart from that, there are state elections slated in Jammu and Kashmir, Odisha, Maharashtra, Haryana, Andhra Pradesh, Read More…

Politics South India Votes & Polls

Wishes of TRS chief polls dates in Telangana likely to happen EC sources

Election Commission of India is considering holding the Telangana state Assembly elections between November 21 and 26, with November 24 being the likely date. In the wake of large-scale complaints by political parties about irregularities in the voter lists, the Election Commission of India is expected to send audit teams to conduct a regulatory audit Read More…