ELECTIONS

EC notice to BJP’s Babul Supriyo over campaign song

Agencies /Kolkata The Election Commission has issued show cause notice to the Union Minister and BJP leader Babul Supriyo for violation of Model Code of Conduct. State Additional Chief Electoral officer Mr. Sanjoy Basu said that the Union Minister released a video recording of the party’s campaign song in electronic and social media without taking … Continue reading EC notice to BJP’s Babul Supriyo over campaign song

EC directs parties to desist from using Defence forces for any political propaganda

  Staff Reporter / NEW DELHI Election Commission today directed all political parties to desist from indulging in any political propaganda involving activities of the Defence Forces. The Commission has issued an advisory to Presidents of political parties in this regard. The advisory says that the political parties are advised that their campaigners and candidates … Continue reading EC directs parties to desist from using Defence forces for any political propaganda

Tamil Nadu: DMK, AIADMK release election manifestos

  AMN / Chennai DMK president M K Stalin released the party’s election manifesto today. Mr Stalin said his party favours sharing of sixty per cent of the total tax revenue with state governments. He said Employees Pension Scheme would be revamped so that its subscribers would get eight thousand rupees per month as the … Continue reading Tamil Nadu: DMK, AIADMK release election manifestos

Notification issued for 2nd phase of Lok Sabha elections

  AMN / NEW DELHI Election Commission today issued Notification for the second phase of Lok Sabha elections. Ninety-seven constituencies, spread over 13 States and Union Territories, will go to polls in this phase on the 18th of next month. Elections will be held in all the 39 constituencies of Tamil Nadu. Notification for bye-elections … Continue reading Notification issued for 2nd phase of Lok Sabha elections

Election Commission issues notification for first phase of Lok Sabha polls

The Election Commission Monday issued a notification for the first phase of Lok Sabha polls. Ninety one Parliamentary constituencies spread over 20 states and Union Territories will go to polls in this phase. Elections will be held for all 25 Lok Sabha seats in Andhra Pradesh, and 17 in Telangana in the first phase. Among … Continue reading Election Commission issues notification for first phase of Lok Sabha polls

TN: DMK, AIADMK announces candidates for Lok Sabha seats

  AMN The ruling AIADMK has announced its candidates for all 20 seats the party is contesting in the Lok Sabha polls in Tamil Nadu. AIADMK has also named its candidates for all 18 Assembly seats that will go for bye-elections along with the general elections on the 18th of next month. DMK has also … Continue reading TN: DMK, AIADMK announces candidates for Lok Sabha seats

First List of Seats to be Contested by CPI(M) in Lok Sabha Elections

    AMN / NEW DELHI CPI(M) has released the first list of 45 candidates for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections. Of them, the party has finalised names of 16 candidates for West Bengal and 15 candidates for Kerala. Party’s sitting MP from Kerala M B Rajesh will contest from Palakkad seat while P K … Continue reading First List of Seats to be Contested by CPI(M) in Lok Sabha Elections

Deputy EC reviews election preparedness in West Bengal

AMN / KOLKATA Election Commission reviews poll preparedness of West Bengal today. The Deputy Election Commissioner Mr. Sudip Jain has arrived here today for this purpose. Mr. Jain is currently meeting the representatives of registered political parties. Later in the afternoon, the Deputy Election Commissioner will meet the District Magistrates, Superintendents of Police and top … Continue reading Deputy EC reviews election preparedness in West Bengal

Election Commission Determined to curb abuse of money power in elections

  AMN / NEW DELHI Election Commission says it is determined to curb abuse of money power during elections. At a meeting here Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora said that the Commission has issued detailed guidelines to monitor election expenditure incurred by candidates and political parties. He said conducting clean elections is now one of … Continue reading Election Commission Determined to curb abuse of money power in elections

Sitting BJP MP from Allahabad to be SP candidate from Banda

AMN / LUCKNOW Samajwadi Party in Uttar Pradesh has declared one more candidate in Uttar Pradesh for the upcoming Lok Sabha general elections. Party has announced Shyama Charan Gupta a candidate for Banda Lok Sabha seat in Bundelkhand. Sri Gupta is a sitting BJP MP from Allahabad Lok Sabha seat. As of now, SP has … Continue reading Sitting BJP MP from Allahabad to be SP candidate from Banda

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