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The Economic Times
Heavy security deployment for 5th phase of Bengal pollsof violence during fifth phase of polling in West Bengal tomorrow, a strong con
Heavy security deployment for 5th phase of Bengal polls
The Economic Times / Posted 17 hours ago
of violence during fifth phase of polling in West Bengal tomorrow, a strong contingent of 90,000 personnel of central and state police forces have been deployed in three poll-bound districts of the state. Election Commission officials said they... Read more
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New Kerala
Two killed as 54 percent vote in Bihar panchayat polls - newkerala.com #56083a village head, were shot dead in Saharsa district. Police suspect political ri
Two killed as 54 percent vote in Bihar panchayat polls - newkerala.com #56083
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
a village head, were shot dead in Saharsa district. Police suspect political rivalry behind both the incidents," a state Election Commission official said. According to police, clashes between rival groups were reported from Nalanda,... Read more
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New Kerala
Bihar: Second phase of panchayat polls underway amid tight security - newkerala.com #55455today. The first phase of the polls took place on April 24. The polling began
Bihar: Second phase of panchayat polls underway amid tight security - newkerala.com #55455
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
today. The first phase of the polls took place on April 24. The polling began at 7 a.m. and will continue till 5 p.m. The state Election Commission has made security arrangements for peaceful, free and fair panchayat polls. The 10 phase... Read more
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dna
Bihar: Second phase of panchayat polls underway amid tight securityphase of the panchayat polls in Bihar began on Thursday. The polling began at 7
Bihar: Second phase of panchayat polls underway amid tight security
dna / Posted yesterday
phase of the panchayat polls in Bihar began on Thursday. The polling began at 7 a.m. and will continue till 5 p.m. The state Election Commission has made security arrangements for peaceful, free and fair panchayat polls. The 10 phase... Read more
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New Kerala
Second phase of Bihar panchayat polls begins - newkerala.com #55437lakh people are eligible to vote in this phase in 60 blocks spread in 38 distri
Second phase of Bihar panchayat polls begins - newkerala.com #55437
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
lakh people are eligible to vote in this phase in 60 blocks spread in 38 districts. There are 12,719 polling stations and state election commission has deployed 3,742 patrolling magistrates. The panchayat system elects representatives at the... Read more
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Central Chronicle
MP State Election Commission conferred IT AwardBhopal : Information Technology Department has awarded Madhya Pradesh State Ele
MP State Election Commission conferred IT Award
Central Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
Bhopal : Information Technology Department has awarded Madhya Pradesh State Election Commission for software development lifecycle. Giving credit of this achievement to officers and employees, State Election Commissioner R. Parasuram said that new... Read more
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DW
Serbia's pro-EU parties get strong majority in elections |The SNS won 48.2 percent of the vote in Sunday's election, the state election c
Serbia's pro-EU parties get strong majority in elections |
DW / Posted 4 days ago
The SNS won 48.2 percent of the vote in Sunday's election, the state election commission said Monday, a result that will give Vucic's party a majority of seats in the 250-member parliament. Pulling in second, the Socialist Party (SPS) received 11... Read more
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New Kerala
Chandy picks on Achuthanandan over usage of software - newkerala.com #54119not withdraw his statement on "cases registered against ministers in the state
Chandy picks on Achuthanandan over usage of software - newkerala.com #54119
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
not withdraw his statement on "cases registered against ministers in the state cabinet" in two days, he will approach the State Election Commission. Soon after filing his nomination, Achuthanandan, 92, said in Palakkad that Chandy is feeling... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Polls fever officially starts todayfor the state polls to be known before noon as nomination closes at 10am, there
Polls fever officially starts today
The Borneo Post / Posted 5 days ago
for the state polls to be known before noon as nomination closes at 10am, there’s no objection time ALL SET FOR BIG DAY: State Election Commission (EC) personnel put up a banner at Kapit District Council (KDC) office ahead of nomination day... Read more
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New Kerala
10-phase panchayat elections begin in Bihar - newkerala.com #53671at the district, block and village levels. The balloting was on in 60 blocks s
10-phase panchayat elections begin in Bihar - newkerala.com #53671
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
at the district, block and village levels. The balloting was on in 60 blocks spead over 38 districts, an official of the state Election Commission said. There are in all 12,568 polling stations and 3,607 patrolling magistrates. Out of the 7.38... Read more
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dna
Bihar Panchayat polls: 10-phased elections begin amid tight securityAmid tight security, the first phase of the panchayat polls in Bihar began on S
Bihar Panchayat polls: 10-phased elections begin amid tight security
dna / Posted 5 days ago
Amid tight security, the first phase of the panchayat polls in Bihar began on Sunday. The State Election Commission has made security arrangements for peaceful, free and fair panchayat polls. Over 61 lakhs voters will exercise their right of... Read more
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New Kerala
Bihar panchayat polls begin amid tight security - newkerala.com #53608Patna (Bihar), Apr. 24 : Amid tight security, the first phase of the panchayat
Bihar panchayat polls begin amid tight security - newkerala.com #53608
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
Patna (Bihar), Apr. 24 : Amid tight security, the first phase of the panchayat polls in Bihar began today. The State Election Commission has made security arrangements for peaceful, free and fair panchayat polls. Over 61 lakhs voters will exercise... Read more
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Anderson Independent-Mail
Elections for Anderson-area Senate seat have been costlymonths of O'Dell's term, which ends in January 2016. "It is ridiculous," Powel
Elections for Anderson-area Senate seat have been costly
Anderson Independent-Mail / Posted 6 days ago
months of O'Dell's term, which ends in January 2016. "It is ridiculous," Powell said. Chris Whitmire, a spokesman for the State Election Commission, said officials are simply following the process laid out in South Carolina law. O'Dell, a... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Eight schools across state closed for nomination(Satok), SMK Hajah Laila (Asajaya), SJKC Thai Kwang (Dudong), SMK Sacred Heart
Eight schools across state closed for nomination
The Borneo Post / Posted 6 days ago
(Satok), SMK Hajah Laila (Asajaya), SJKC Thai Kwang (Dudong), SMK Sacred Heart (Pelawan) and SMK Chung Hua Miri (Piasau). State Election Commission (EC) chairman Datu Takun Sunggah, who confirmed this yesterday, said the schools involved had... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Eight schools to be turned into nomination centres on MondaySMK Hajah Laila (Asajaya), SJK (C) Thai Kwang (Dudong), SMK Sacred Heart (Pelaw
Eight schools to be turned into nomination centres on Monday
The Borneo Post / Posted 6 days ago
SMK Hajah Laila (Asajaya), SJK (C) Thai Kwang (Dudong), SMK Sacred Heart (Pelawan) and SMK Chung Hua Miri (Piasau). State Election Commission (EC) chairman Datu Takun Sunggah, who confirmed this today (April 23), said the schools had already... Read more
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NJ.com
N.J. Senate panel advances Christie's Supreme Court pick— including a controversial meeting he had with former U.S. Sen. Robert Torrice
N.J. Senate panel advances Christie's Supreme Court pick
NJ.com / Posted 8 days ago
— including a controversial meeting he had with former U.S. Sen. Robert Torricelli more than a decade ago and his role in a state election commission controversy. Timpone, 65, of Cranford, told the committee that the notion he "would be recommended... Read more
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dna
One lakh security personnel posted for third phase of pollsring of one lakh security personnel, including 75,000 central paramilitary pers
One lakh security personnel posted for third phase of polls
dna / Posted 9 days ago
ring of one lakh security personnel, including 75,000 central paramilitary personnel, has been deployed all over the state. Election Commission officials said close to 700 companies of central armed police forces, comprising around 75,000... Read more
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The Hindu
West Bengal Assembly elections: If we win, there will be common programmem says Biman Boselack of free and fair polls in 2013 and 2015, since they were under the jurisdi
West Bengal Assembly elections: If we win, there will be common programmem says Biman Bose
The Hindu / Posted 10 days ago
lack of free and fair polls in 2013 and 2015, since they were under the jurisdiction of the State administration and the State Election Commission. Democracy didn’t see the light of day in those elections. In panchayats and municipalities where... Read more
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The Economic Times
Delhi BJP announces candidates for bypoll in 13 municipal wardsin the 2013 Assembly elections and four after the 2015 polls. The notification
Delhi BJP announces candidates for bypoll in 13 municipal wards
The Economic Times / Posted 12 days ago
in the 2013 Assembly elections and four after the 2015 polls. The notification for the by-polls will be issued by the State Election Commission tomorrow. As per the schedule announced earlier by the Wlection Commission, April 25 will be the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Jat stir: Haryana govt ‘ignored’ more than 100 alerts on possible violence2015 when the Supreme Court quashed a Central notification granting reservation
Jat stir: Haryana govt ‘ignored’ more than 100 alerts on possible violence
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 15 days ago
2015 when the Supreme Court quashed a Central notification granting reservation to the Jats. In December 2015, when the state election commission notified panchayat election schedule across Haryana, intelligence agencies had alerted the state... Read more
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Roll Call
In Indiana, a Marine and a Farmer Duel for the Future of the GOPIndependent reviews of Young’s ballot signatures confirmed he was teetering clo
In Indiana, a Marine and a Farmer Duel for the Future of the GOP
Roll Call / Posted 15 days ago
Independent reviews of Young’s ballot signatures confirmed he was teetering close to the required 500. A tied vote on the state Election Commission swung in Young’s favor and he got to stay on the ballot.Young says he's "firmly within the... Read more
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Bluffton Today
Town Council to further explore expansion from 5 to 7 members; voters would have to approve changewhich would then have 60 days to verify the signatures, accept the petition and
Town Council to further explore expansion from 5 to 7 members; voters would have to approve change
Bluffton Today / Posted 16 days ago
which would then have 60 days to verify the signatures, accept the petition and forward the ballot language to the state election commission. In either case, once a referendum is validated, it would have to be voted on no sooner than 30... Read more
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asianage
Civic bypolls on May 15, acid test for BJP & Congress110 seats in the coming Assembly elections in Punjab. The notification for the
Civic bypolls on May 15, acid test for BJP & Congress
asianage / Posted 17 days ago
110 seats in the coming Assembly elections in Punjab. The notification for the municipal byelections will be issued by the State Election Commission on April 18. The last date for filing of the nominations will be April 25 and their scrutiny will... Read more
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New Kerala
MCD by-polls on May 15 - newkerala.com #48271by April 30. Counting of votes would take place on May 17. The Delhi High Cou
MCD by-polls on May 15 - newkerala.com #48271
New Kerala / Posted 17 days ago
by April 30. Counting of votes would take place on May 17. The Delhi High Court, earlier this year, had directed the state election commission to hold by-polls for the 13 municipal wards and asked Delhi government to provide funds for the... Read more
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The Hindu
Delhi Municipal by-elections announcedBy-elections to 13 municipal wards of the Capital will take place on May 15, th
Delhi Municipal by-elections announced
The Hindu / Posted 17 days ago
By-elections to 13 municipal wards of the Capital will take place on May 15, the Delhi State Election Commission announced on Tuesday. The wards had been vacated after the councillors gave up their seats to fight the Delhi Assembly elections in 2013... Read more
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The Borneo Post
EC to meet ThursdayElectoral rolls, nomination, early voting, and polling dates will be finalised
EC to meet Thursday
The Borneo Post / Posted 18 days ago
Electoral rolls, nomination, early voting, and polling dates will be finalised during the special meeting State Election Commission director Datuk Takun Sunggah looking at an old ballot box on display at the ‘Semarak Pilihan Raya’ exhibition. The... Read more
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The Economic Times
Assam records over 82% polling in final phasesecond and final phase of assembly polls in Assam on Monday reported record vot
Assam records over 82% polling in final phase
The Economic Times / Posted 18 days ago
second and final phase of assembly polls in Assam on Monday reported record voter turnout of more than 82%. According to state election commission, 82.02% of voters in the 61 constituencies that went to polls on Monday had voted till 5 pm and... Read more
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dna
Bombs recovered near polling booth in Jamuriatill 1 PM. Reports of violence are coming from all the three districts where po
Bombs recovered near polling booth in Jamuria
dna / Posted 18 days ago
till 1 PM. Reports of violence are coming from all the three districts where polling is taking place. CEC has called up state election commission to be briefed about the latest development. Opposition has alleged that EC has been totally... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Senate candidates Young, Stutzman square off in GOP primaryabove, Stutzman and Young were also asked about the recent dispute over Young's
Senate candidates Young, Stutzman square off in GOP primary
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 19 days ago
above, Stutzman and Young were also asked about the recent dispute over Young's ballot eligibility. Earlier this year, the State Election Commission ruled that Young will stay on the ballot, after two challenges to alleging he did not have enough... Read more
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The Telegraph
Narada tapes spring rigging 'proof'Somnath Chatterjee, Justice (retd) Asok Ganguly, filmmakers Mrinal Sen, Tarun M
Narada tapes spring rigging 'proof'
The Telegraph / Posted 26 days ago
Somnath Chatterjee, Justice (retd) Asok Ganguly, filmmakers Mrinal Sen, Tarun Majumdar and Buddhadeb Dasgupta, former state election commission chief Mira Pandey and economist Ashok Mitra, appealing to the central poll panel to ensure free and... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Clouded campaign finances: Public financing loopholes, ambiguities dim new WV program’s good intentionssomebody gives a candidate a lot of money, that candidate would be biased or pr
Clouded campaign finances: Public financing loopholes, ambiguities dim new WV program’s good intentions
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 26 days ago
somebody gives a candidate a lot of money, that candidate would be biased or prejudiced a certain way,” said Gary Collias, State Election Commission chairman. “Whether or not that’s true, it gives that impression. “Some people would believe it... Read more
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The Hindu
Ramesh Kumar takes over as SEC of Andhra PradeshSEC of AP after the state bifurcation in 2014. Retired bureaucrat Nimmagadda R
Ramesh Kumar takes over as SEC of Andhra Pradesh
The Hindu / Posted 28 days ago
SEC of AP after the state bifurcation in 2014. Retired bureaucrat Nimmagadda Ramesh Kumar today assumed charge as the State Election Commissioner of Andhra Pradesh here. An Indian Administrative Service officer of the 1982 batch, Mr. Ramesh... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Candidate Filing Deadline PassesSC (WLTX) Noon Wednesday was the filing deadline for those who were planning to
Candidate Filing Deadline Passes
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 30 days ago
SC (WLTX) Noon Wednesday was the filing deadline for those who were planning to run for office in South Carolina. State Election Commission and county commissions began accepting paperwork to run in the June primaries and November general... Read more
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The Hill
Former Biden aide running for House seatentered the race for South Carolina's 5th district on Wednesday, which marked t
Former Biden aide running for House seat
The Hill / Posted 30 days ago
entered the race for South Carolina's 5th district on Wednesday, which marked the deadline for candidates to file with the state election commission. Person, 33, served as Biden’s personal aide for eight years, starting in 2006, when the current... Read more
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The Hindu
EC quiz on polls a hit on Twittervoter awareness; prizes too up for grabs “In which year was the voting age red
EC quiz on polls a hit on Twitter
The Hindu / Posted a month ago
voter awareness; prizes too up for grabs “In which year was the voting age reduced from 21 to 18 years and how?” the State Election Commission asked in a Twitter post. What would have passed as a routine quiz competition gained a special... Read more
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The Hindu
Candidates’ photo to be printed on voting machinesand don’ts on polling day. Additional Chief Electoral Officer R. Kirlosh Kumar
Candidates’ photo to be printed on voting machines
The Hindu / Posted 1 months ago
and don’ts on polling day. Additional Chief Electoral Officer R. Kirlosh Kumar and Joint Chief Electoral Officer of the State Election Commission A. Sivagnanam were present. Party representatives met the press after the meeting. DMK’s T.K.S.... Read more

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