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Friction grows between Andhra election commissioner, govt

Amaravati, Feb 8 | With each passing day in Andhra Pradesh, friction between the state government and the State Election Commissioner Nimmagadda Ramesh Kumar...

Ghulam Nabi Azad may seek re-election to RS from Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 8 | Speculation is rife that Ghulam Nabi Azad -- the current Leader of Opposition in the Rajya Sabha -- whose tenure...

YSRCP requests SEC to refrain from using alleged private election app

Amaravati, Jan 29 | Andhra Pradesh's ruling Yuvajana Sramika Rythu Congress Party (YSRCP) requested the State Election Commissioner (SEC) Nimmagadda Ramesh Kumar to choose...

Facebook to let researchers access election ad data from Feb 1

New Delhi, Jan 26 | Facebook will let researchers access, for the first time, the targeting information for more than 1.3 million social issue,...

Portuguese Prez wins re-election in landslide victory

Lisbon, Jan 25 | Incumbent Portuguese President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa has been re-elected after securing a landslide victory in the country's presidential election,...

Australian oppn leader says preparing for federal election

Canberra, Jan 24 | Leader of Australia's opposition Labor Party Anthony Albanese said on Sunday that he is preparing for a federal election, promising...

Sonia forms 10-member election panel for Kerala chaired by Chandy

New Delhi, Jan 19 | Eyeing the assembly polls in Kerala, the Congress on Tuesday announced a 10-member Election Management and Strategy Committee under...

Kazakh ruling party wins parliamentary election

Bishkek, Jan 12 | Kazakhstan's Central Election Commission (CEC) on Tuesday announced that the ruling Nur Otan party grabbed 71.09 per cent of votes...

Fwd: YSRCP pick Sunitha files nomination for Andhra MLC election (Lead)

Amaravati, Jan 11 | Yuvajana Sramika Rythu Congress Party's (YSRCP) MLC election pick, Pothula Sunitha, filed her nomination on Monday....

Trump offers ‘orderly transition’ after Congress confirms election of Biden, Harris...

By Arul LouisNew York, Jan 7 | Fighting off the mob onslaught on democracy, the US Congress on Thursday confirmed the election of Joe...

Trump vows not to concede; Congress faces first objection to Biden’s...

By Arul LouisNew York, Jan 7 | Minutes after the Congress joint session took up the final stage of the confirmation of Joe Biden...

Trump vows not to concede as Congress takes up final OK...

By Arul LouisNew York, Jan 6 | The US Congress has launched the final stage of the confirmation of Joe Biden as the next...

Trump, supporters prepare for doomed effort to overturn Biden’s election

By Arul LouisNew York, Jan 6 | US President Donald Trump and his supporters prepared to make one final, already doomed effort on Wednesday...

One Nation, One Election only after consensus: BJP leader

By Navneet MishraNew Delhi, Jan 4 | BJP national general secretary and Rajya Sabha MP Bhupendra Yadav has ruled out the possibility of making...

Republicans sue Pence in bid to overturn US election results

Washington, Dec 29 | In a far-fetched bid to overturn the result of the US election, House Representative Louie Gohmert and other fellow Republicans...

India will lose an election strategist: BJP taunts Prashant Kishor

Kolkata, Dec 21 | After political strategist Prashant Kishor said he would quit Twitter if the BJP manages to perform well in the West...

Election Commission of Pak announces bypolls

Islamabad, Dec 18 | The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has decided to immediately hold bypolls in eight constituencies of national and provincial assemblies,...

Mexico’s President congratulates Biden on US election victory

Mexico City, Dec 16 | Mexico's President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said he congratulated Joe Biden on his victory in the US presidential election,...

Jaishankar defends his Rajya Sabha election, SC to hear case in...

New Delhi, Dec 14 | External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar has told the Supreme Court that under the Constitution or the election law, there...

Electoral college begins voting to officially endorse Biden’s election

By Arul LouisNew York, Dec 14 | Electors began across the United States began voting on Monday to formally elect Joe Biden as the...

Trump intervenes in election lawsuit

Washington, Dec 10 | US President Donald Trump, who is still seeking to overturn the results of the November 3 election, moved to intervene...

Now, mayoral election to be direct in Madhya Pradesh

Bhopal, Dec 8 | In Madhya Pradesh, the public will directly elect the Mayor and the Municipal President in the upcoming civic body elections....

Portuguese President to run for re-election

Lisbon, Dec 8 | Portuguese President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa announced his decision to run for re-election, less than two months before the presidential...

Romania’s PM resigns amid failure to achieve election goal

Bucharest, Dec 8 | Romanian Prime Minister Ludovic Orban announced his resignation, after the ruling National Liberal Party (PNL) he leads failed to achieve...

Voting ends in Ghana’s general election

Accra, Dec 8 | Voting ended in 38,622 polling stations within the 16 regions across Ghana. The voting process generally went peacefully except for...

Kuwait announces parliamentary election results, gov’t resigns

Kuwait City, Dec 7 | Kuwait's electoral committee announced 50 winners of the 2020 parliamentary elections held in the country's five electoral districts.The elections...

ICC members not meeting in person led to election impasse: ICC...

By Qaiser Mohammad AliNew Delhi, Nov 30 | International Cricket Council (ICC) Executive Board members not being able to meet in person and communicating...

Trump lashes out at reporter over election query

Washington, Nov 28 | US President Donald Trump lashed out at a reporter and called him "lightweight" after the latter questioned the President over...

Man arrested for throwing onions at Nitish during election rally

Patna, Nov 27 | The Madhubani police on Friday arrested a person on charges of throwing onions at CM Nitish Kumar during the election...

16 Polling parties dispatched to remote areas in Udhampur

UDHAMPUR, NOVEMBER 26: A total of 16 advance polling parties for District Development Council and Panchayat By –Election 2020 phase-I were today dispatched to...

PM pitches for ‘One Nation, One Election’ as need of India

New Delhi, Nov 26 | Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday again emphasised the need to introduce the "One Nation, One Election" formula to...

Pennsylvania court halts certification of election results

Washington, Nov 26 | The Commonwealth Court of Pennsylvania in the US on Wednesday ordered an injunction halting the certification of the rest of...

Mahagathbandhan cries foul over voice vote in Bihar speaker election

Patna, Nov 25 | The Mahagathbandhan led by the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) has raised strong objections over the election process for Speaker in...

Chilean president calls for election of Constituent Assembly

Santiago, Nov 25 | The President of Chile, Sebastian Pinera, signed a presidential decree that formally calls for the election of the members of...

Pennsylvania certifies election results for Biden

Washington, Nov 25 | The US state of Pennsylvania certified the presidential election results for Democrat Joe Biden.Governor Tom Wolf tweeted on Tuesday that...

Congress’ Central Election Authority meets on party polls

New Delhi, Nov 24 | Amid a rift in the party, the Congress' Central Election Authority met on Tuesday again on the list of...

Sacked BSF jawan’s plea challenging Modi’s election from Varanasi in 2019...

New Delhi, Nov 24 | The Supreme Court on Tuesday dismissed a plea by sacked Border Security Force jawan, Tej Bahadur, challenging the election...

SC to deliver verdict on Tuesday on plea challenging Modi election

New Delhi, Nov 23 | The Supreme Court on Tuesday will pronounce judgement on a plea by sacked Border Security Force trooper, Tej Bahadur,...

CAA in Assam, Bodoland poll, LADC election in Mizoram: Nadda eyes...

By Anindya BanerjeeNew Delhi, Nov 21 | After winning the Bihar election where the RJD-led alliance was tipped to be the favourite, BJP...

Farooq writes to J&K State election commissioner, alleges PAGD candidates not...

Srinagar, Nov 21 | Peoples Alliance for Gupkar Declaration (PAGD) President and former Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah in a letter to the state election...

Georgia certifies election results, makes Biden’s win official

Washington, Nov 21 | Georgia has certified the results of the 2020 US presidential following the full hand recount, making it official that Democrat...

DMK kick starts election outreach programme ahead of 2021 polls

Chennai, Nov 20 | Over the next 75 days, 15 DMK leaders will meet people in all the 234 assembly constituencies to "highlight the...

SC issues notice on pleas challenging Jaishankar’s election to RS

New Delhi, Nov 18 | The Supreme Court on Wednesday issued a notice on a clutch of pleas challenging the election of External Affairs...

Trump terminates election official who contradicted him

Washington, Nov 18 | Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (Cisa) chief Chris Krebs was fired by Donald Trump for contradicting the US president's claims...

Trump’s election standoff ’embarrassment,’ may raise death toll: Biden (Lead)

By Arul LouisNew York, Nov 17 | As the standoff continues between President Donald Trump and Joe Biden over the election results, the Democrat...

SC refuses to entertain plea seeking to declare as void election...

New Delhi, Nov 16 | The Supreme Court on Monday declined to entertain a PIL seeking to declare 'null & void' elections of those...

Original Trump lollipop is back: ‘I won the election’

By Nikhila NatarajanNew York, Nov 16 | US President Donald Trump's Twitter thumb is hard at work, chiselling multiple versions of his imagined "I...

Blockchain may introduce new problems to voting system: Study

San Francisco, Nov 16 | While current election systems are far from perfect, security risks can persist in Internet- and blockchain-based voting systems, says...

‘He’ won because election ‘rigged’, won’t concede: Trump

Washington, Nov 15 | US President Donald Trump, who had refused to concede the election despite an overwhelming defeat in both electoral college and...

Acting Kyrgyz Prez resigns to run in election

Bishkek, Nov 15 | Acting President of Kyrgyzstan Sadyr Zhaparov has stepped down to run for presidency in January 2021, his press service reported.Zhaparov...

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Bauxite ASP needs correction for Indian Al to be competitive

New Delhi, Feb 26 | As India works tirelessly towards becoming a global manufacturing hub under Prime Minister Narendra Modis vision of AatmaNirbhar Bharat,...