According to the Election Commission sources about 84.5 per cent votes were recorded at the end of polls which passed off peacefully.
Former Chief Election Commissioner T S Krishnamurthy today favoured doing away with voter ID card and said Aadhaar can be the sole identity proof for voting.
Voting for 69 seats in the third phase of the Uttar Pradesh assembly elections is underway.
72 per cent voting was recorded today in the by-election to Hayuliang constituency in the remote Anjaw district, bordering China, of Arunachal Pradesh. The polling, which began at 7 am, was peaceful without any incident
The polling for three Tamil Nadu assembly constituencies -- Thirupparankundram, Aravakkurichi and Thanjavur -- and the lone Nellithope constituency in Puducherry began at 7 a.m. on Saturday.
When tens of millions of people around the United States head to polling places to cast their votes in Tuesday's presidential election, two American astronauts orbiting the Earth at 17,000 miles per hour have already
New Delhi: The man with the proud grin on his wrinkled face is Mohammed Asgar Ali. Ali today pulled off a feat and caste first-ever vote at an age of 103 years, arguably making him
Guwahati: There is an "established institutionalised mechanism" which enables a Bangladeshi national to freely come into the country, acquire citizenship and voting rights here and a large scale racket of fake certificates is involved, according
New Delhi: Several members in the Lok Sabha today pitched for making voting compulsory, saying that such a move would help curb corruption and instances of electorate being influenced through illegal means during elections.The views
Rajkot/Ahmedabad: Gujarat will introduce compulsory voting in the upcoming local bodies polls, which are likely to be held in October, and the process of framing rules for default voters is underway."We are in the process
Patna: The Patna High Court on Thursday barred eight rebel Janata Dal (United) party MLAs from voting in the floor test on Friday.Asserting that Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi's government has "fallen into minority", the