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Election Commission asks Congress, BJP to add ‘paid news’ ...

Election Commission has identified six news articles having appeared in local newspapers in Raigarh Lok Sabha constituency as paid news and directed that costs incurred in publishing them be added to poll expenditure of BJP and Congress nominees. The ... The Hindu, 56 minutes ago

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Over 800 kg of explosives, 100 IEDs recovered during election season

Ever since the Election Commission sounded the poll bugle on March 5, over 800 kg of explosives and 127 improvised bombs have been recovered by security forces from across Naxal violence-hit areas.    The maximum of these killing traps and deadly ammunition, aimed at security forces and poll officials, have been recovered by the Central Reserve Police Force from Left-wing extremism affected areas of Bihar, Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh, Maharashtra and Odisha. According to an official ...
 Rediff.com1 hour ago
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Congress moves Election Commission to ban MGREGA ads on Jaya TV

R Sudha, general secretary of Tamil Nadu Congress Committee’s legal and human rights department, said she met chief electoral officer Praveen Kumar at the secretariat on Monday morning and sought immediate ban on the advertisements which made false claims.
 Times of India1 hour ago Tax exemptions withdrawn from ten political parties by the Election Commission  Business Standard1 day ago Election Commission seeks cancellation of tax benefits to 10 political parties  Livemint.com1 day ago BJP moves EC to ask govt to stop making key appointments  Rediff.com1 day ago

Election Commission seeks tape of Pravin Togadia's speech

The Election Commission has sought the recording of speech made by VHP leader Pravin Togadia in Bhavnagar in which he allegedly said that people from minority community should be stopped from buying properties in Hindu-dominated localities.vhp "They (EC ...
 DNA49 minutes ago LIVE! EC seeks tape of Pravin Togadia's hate speech  Rediff.com25 minutes ago AAP lashes out at Pravin Togadia  Rediff.com2 hours ago
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No foolproof method to avoid errors in electoral rolls, says Election Commission

"CDs were given to all political parties and the deleted list was published on the website. Details of the proposed deletions were also circulated to political parties. There was no secrecy in the deletions," Gadre added.      He was ...
 Jagran Post12 minutes ago

Election Commission seeks recording of Togadia's speech

He also said that election is the best time to pressurise political parties to ensure safety of Hindus and people should not be afraid of pressuring either BJP or Congress
 First Post.com1 hour ago
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Active Scrutiny? Indias Election Commission Doesnt Understand How The Internet Works

Election Commission of India, last week, issued a directive on how the Internet is to be used for paid political communication (advertisements and content), points towards a lack of understanding of how the Internet functions. While you might argue that the ...
 Medianama3 weeks ago This election, Internet will impact urban India. Next polls, it won't be urban India, but India  Indian Express1 day ago It's a battle of clones in Indian election  MyPaper.sg3 days ago Candidate doubles complicate elections in India  Voice of Russia4 days ago

Abdullah leads in Afghan election but short of majority

Worker of the Independent Election Commission transfers ballot box and electoral materials to an Election Commission office, in Herat KABUL (Reuters) - Former foreign minister Abdullah Abdullah leads the race to become Afghanistan's next president, ...
 Sharenet23 hours ago Abdullah leading in Afghan election by 11 points  Daily Times18 hours ago No majority in Afghani election  Dominion Post20 hours ago A presidential election in Afghanistan: Runners and riders  ACQ Magazine2 days ago
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Paid news clouds India elections

Last week, India's Election Commission (EC) warned media houses against telecasting or publishing exit polls "by showing them as opinion polls". This after English channel, NDTV, aired a survey "In order to maintain level playing field and to ...
 Al Jazeera4 hours ago Election Commission cautions media against broadcast, print of opinion polls  Livemint.com5 days ago Election Commission Warns Media on Opinion Polls  India-West5 days ago Lok Sabha elections: Election Commission cautions media against broadcast, print of opinion polls  Economic Times5 days ago

'Hello voter, come to the tea shop for cash'

Evading the eagle eyes of the Election Commission, political parties in Tamil Nadu have come up with innovative ways to attract voters, the latest being the 'mobile contact' system, in which they contact the electorate over cell phones. A practice next to impossible for the EC to check, the parties use local acquaintances to identify the voters, who are told to go to a tea shop or grocery store whose owners are loyal to a particular outfit and then given the money. The strategy differs from ...
 Rediff.com5 hours ago
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