ELECTION COMMISSION

  • India @ 9 with Zakka Jacob 12 hours 12 minutes ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Zakka Jacob on India @ 9. ...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories 13 hours 5 minutes ago

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • News 360: BJP's five posers to Kejriwal; AAP says why queries, join debate 13 hours 26 minutes ago

    The BJP on Thursday asked five questions from Aam Aadmi Party's (AAP) chief ministerial candidate Arvind Kejriwal in the run up to the Delhi Assembly elections. ...
  • Mission Delhi: Amit Shah pulls up BJP leaders to shape up for Assembly elections 13 hours 43 minutes ago

    Shape up for the Delhi Assembly elections, Bharatiya Janata Party President Amit Shah told his colleagues during a meeting at the party headquarters in the national capital on Thursday. Talking tough to party leaders in Delhi, Shah directed them to go all out and ensure BJP's win the elections. ...
  • Chief Election Commissioner VS Sampath retires on Thursday January 15, 2015

    Chief Election Commissioner VS Sampath retired on Thursday. Speaking to CNN-IBN's Marya Shakil , he said its not necessary for retired people to seek constitutional posts to do public service. ...
  • India @ 9 with Zakka Jacob January 12, 2015

    Catch the day's top stories with Zakka Jacob on India @ 9. ...
  • Mission Delhi: Can Kejriwal stop Modi juggernaut? January 12, 2015

    It is now 'muffler man' Arvind Kejriwal versus 'magic man' Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the national capital Delhi. Both have already sounded the poll bugle. The 49-day chief minister of Delhi, Kejriwal has been relentlessly campaigning for his Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) for over two months. PM Modi sounded...
  • Mission Delhi: Who will win the battle? January 12, 2015

    Delhi will vote for a new Assembly in a single phase on February 7 while counting will take place on February 10. President's Rule in Delhi ends on February 15 and the Election Commission said the new Assembly will be constituted before that date. ...
  • J&K polls: Enthusiastic voters come out to exercise their franchise November 25, 2014

    The first phase of Assembly elections in 15 constituencies of Jammu and Kashmir recorded a remarkable 70 per cent polling. ...
  • Gujarat compulsory voting bill: Is compulsory vote practical? November 12, 2014

    Gujarat became the first state to make it mandatory for voters to exercise their franchise in the local body elections. As per the Bill, any person who fails to vote during local body elections, is liable for punishment. The Bill does not explain the exact nature of action. CNN-IBN takes...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories October 15, 2014

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  • Assembly elections: CEC HS Brahma answers voters' doubts, queries October 14, 2014

    As Haryana and Maharashtra are set for Assembly elections on Wednesday, CNN-IBN urges all voters to exercise their franchise. Watch the Chief Election Commissioner, HS Brahma answer all Assembly election related queries and doubts. ...
  • EC says Hooda government did not violate model code of conduct by clearing Vadra-DLF deal October 9, 2014

    In relief for Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda government, the Election Commission has ruled out the possibility of any model code violation by the Haryana government in clearing a land deal between Congress President Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra and DLF. ...
  • Come forward to help those devastated by J&K floods September 10, 2014

    The death toll is well above 200 in the Jammu and Kashmir floods even as more than 90,000 people have now been rescued by the Indian Army and the National Disaster Response Force. However, lakhs still remain stranded. CNNIBN tries to do its bit to help you connect with your...
  • Paid news: EC official says will disqualify Chavan if he's guilty May 13, 2014

    Jatin Desai, a member of the Maharashtra Media Certification and Monitoring Committee (an Election Commission body) has said that former CM Ashok Chavan will be disqualified if found guilty in the paid news case. "It is a clear cut case of paid news. In his election expenditure, total advertisement has...
  • No violation of model code of conduct by the BJP: EC May 11, 2014

    After the election commission searched the BJP office in Gulab Bagh in Varanasi on Sunday, Election Commission's special observer Praveen Kumar has now said that there has been no violation of the model code of conduct. In an interview to CNNIBN, Praveen Kumar said that the flying squad got the...
  • BJP should look at its track record before attacking EC: Sharad Yadav May 10, 2014

    JDU chief Sharad Yadav on Saturday criticised the BJP for attacking the Election Commission over the denial of permission for a rally by Narendra Modi. He said the BJP unnecessarily inflated the issue. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai May 9, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Kejriwal's show of strength takes to the streets of Varanasi May 9, 2014

    After BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's grand roadshow in Varanasi on Thursday, it is his competitor Arvind Kejriwal who is all set to hit the streets of the temple town on Friday. Kejriwal's roadshow is likely to begin around 3 pm from the main gate of Benaras Hindu University. ...
  • A Billion Votes: Arvind Kejriwal urges people to end elitist politics May 9, 2014

    After BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's grand roadshow in Varanasi on Thursday, it is his competitor Arvind Kejriwal who is all set to hit the streets of the temple town on Friday. Kejriwal's roadshow is likely to begin around 3 pm from the main gate of Benaras Hindu University. ...
  • EC will look into our complaint: BJP spokesperson Meenakshi Lekhi May 8, 2014

    A delegation of the BJP leaders met the Election Commission officials in New Delhi and lodged a complaint against the Returning Officer who barred Narendra Modi from holding a rally in Varanasi. BJP leader Venkaiah Naidu said the Returning officer violated EC guidelines and was hindering free and fair elections....
  • Modi attacks EC again, says poll body not doing its work properly May 8, 2014

    The BJP on Thursday lodged a complaint with the Election Commission over no permission being given to Narendra Modi's rally in Varanasi. The EC clarified that Modi's rally was cancelled for security reasons. Modi slammed the poll panel saying it is not doing its job properly. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai May 7, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Is the high voter turnout the Xfactor this election? May 7, 2014

    Voting for 502 seats in the Lok Sabha elections ended with a high voter turnout in 64 seats which went to polls in the eighth phase on Wednesday. According to the Election Commission, 66 per cent polling has been registered till the eighth phase in the polls. ...
  • News 360: EC says no to Modi rally in Varanasi, BJP calls for protest May 7, 2014

    Soon after the Election Commission denied permission to the Bharatiya Janata Party prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi to hold a rally in Varanasi, the party lashed out at the Returning Officer in Varanasi for his biased behaviour. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai May 5, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Is UP being polarised on religious lines in election 2014? May 5, 2014

    The BJP squarely put the onus on the local organisers in Faizabad for putting the image of Hindu god Ram at party prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's election rally. In an interview to IBN18 EditorinChief Rajdeep Sardesai, BJP leader Arun Jaitley said, "I firmly believe myself that the local organisers...
  • News 360: Modi attacks Rahul, calls Amethi the worst constituency in UP May 5, 2014

    Bharatiya Janata Party's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi took the Lok Sabha election battle straight to the Congress stronghold of Amethi on Monday and challenged the Gandhis in their pocketborough. ...
  • Watch: Is there Modi Wave in Faizabad? May 5, 2014

    Two more phases of elections are left in Uttar Pradesh and all eyes are on what happens to the politically crucial belt of Poorvanchal. CNNIBN's Bhupendra Chaubey visited the constituency where the BJP took its first steps towards national prominence, Ayodhya's twin city Faizabad. ...
  • A Billion Votes: Narendra Modi campaigns Smriti Irani in Amethi May 5, 2014

    Bharatiya Janata Party's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi took the Lok Sabha election battle straight to the Congress stronghold of Amethi on Monday and challenged the Gandhis in their pocketborough. ...