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At 100, Independent India's first voter set to vote again

This election in Himachal Pradesh is set to witness a rare feat of sorts in the backdrop of a riveting fact from the pages of the electoral history of the hill state. Residents of high-altitude Kinnaur were the first to vote in Independent Indias first ... Deccan Herald, 3 weeks ago

Kenya poll commissioner quits, says election cannot be

One of Kenya's eight election commissioners quit today in a searing statement accusing her colleagues of political bias and saying an upcoming presidential election cannot be credible."The commission in its current state can surely not guarantee a credible ...
 Business Standard1 month ago

Cabinet approves MoU by EC with International Election Management Bodies and Agencies

The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved the proposal of the Election Commission of India to enter into Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on cooperation in the field of electoral management and administration with the Election ...
 DNA2 months ago Union Cabinet approves MoU between ECI, Memorandum of Understanding  catchnews.com2 months ago Union Cabinet approves MoUs between ECI, Memoranda of Understanding  Sify2 months ago

After Modi, Niti Aayog pitches for simultaneous LS, Assembly polls

The Niti Aayog has favoured synchronised two-phase Lok Sabha and Assembly elections from 2024 to ensure "minimum campaign mode disruption" in governance. The government think tank said it would be in the national interest to hold simultaneous elections to the ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago Niti Aayog favours simultaneous LS, assembly polls from 2024  Rediff.com2 months ago

Right to privacy is deeply linked to national security

Admittedly, EVMs too have a UID number and any convergence of data can make the secret ballot system a party of history, warns Dr Gopal Krishna in the 5th part of his series against Aadhaar.    Illustration: Dominic Xavier/ In his 266-page order as part of the 9-Judge Constitution Bench of the Supreme Court, Justice Dr D Y Chandrachud records how this case came before the Bench. “A Bench of three judges of this court, while considering the constitutional ...
 Rediff.com4 weeks ago

Flight ban imposed on Kurdistan by Iraq goes into effect

[Iraq], September 30 (ANI): In reaction to the unilateral vote on independence held on Monday, a flight ban on Iraq's Kurdistan, imposed by the government in Baghdad, has gone into effect at the autonomous region's airports. The ban began at 6 p.m. (local ...
 Sify1 month ago Kurds vote in favour of independence from Iraq  Sify1 month ago

Why electoral bonds are not the solution

Given the international practice, it is inexplicable why the government is going ahead with anonymous electoral bonds, says Jaimini Bhagwati. A political bombshell in the past months was the 'ghar-wapsi' (home-coming) of Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar’s Janata Dal-United to realign itself with the Bharatiya Janata Party. It is a welcome development since the issue on which the splitting of the ‘mahagathbandhan’ (grand alliance) of Kumar’s JD-U, Lalu Prasad ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago

Kenya's Supreme Court ends election challenge hearing

Kenya's Supreme Court judges completed today their hearing of an opposition challenge to the August 8 poll and said a ruling will be delivered on Friday. Opposition leader Raila Odinga argued the presidential poll was rigged and took his case to the court, ...
 Business Standard2 months ago

Kenyan President Kenyatta wins 98 percent of vote in rerun

Kenya's incumbent President Uhuru Kenyatta has won 98 percent of the vote in a repeat presidential election."I hereby call the elections and congratulate the victors I hereby declare Uhuru Muigai Kenyatta and.William Samoei Ruto as President-elect and Deputy ...
 Business Standard3 weeks ago

Before Rahul: Profiles of those who helmed the Congress in the past

New Delhi : Rahul Gandhi's long-expected takeover of the Congress party is likely on December 4, the party indicated after a meeting of its top leaders at its chief Sonia Gandhi's 10 Janpath home in Delhi this morning. The party has announced the timeline for ...
 Sify3 days ago
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