Deputy Election Commissioner holds review meeting with TN officials

Chennai |Tuesday, 2021 4:15:06 AM IST

The Deputy Election Commissioner of India, Chandra Bhushan Kumar, on Monday held a review meeting with the Chief Electoral Officer of Tamil Nadu, Satyabrata Sahoo, and other officials on the counting

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Terrorists in Syria plotting attacks in cities ahead of elections: Russian Military

Middle East | April 20, 2021 2:13:57 AM IST

Damascus [Syria], April 20 (ANI/Sputnik): Terrorists in Syria are planning attacks on state institutions in major cities ahead of the presidential election, Rear Adm. Alexander Karpov, deputy head of

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Modi uses all might to win elections but not Covid: Sibal

New Delhi |Tuesday, 2021 4:15:05 PM IST

Amid surging cases of Covid in the country, Congress leader Kapil Sibal on Tuesday attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for 'not using all the might to control the pandemic but used it to win electio

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Rival fronts in Kerala continue to remain positive on election outcome

Thiruvananthapuram |Tuesday, 2021 3:15:05 PM IST

With just 12 days left for the votes to be counted, both the traditional rival fronts in Kerala continue to exude confidence that victory would be theirs.

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Guillermo Lasso wins Ecuador's Presidential election with 52 pc votes

Others | April 18, 2021 12:44:06 PM IST

Quito [Ecuador], April 18 (ANI/Sputnik): Guillermo Lasso from the CREO right-wing movement won Ecuador's presidential election with over 52 per cent of the votes, the National Electoral Council said,

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Art and culture lend a dash of colour to Bengal elections

Kolkata |Saturday, 2021 1:15:05 AM IST

With elections just a few days away, local women of Dattabad area in Bidhannagar where Trinamool Congress' Minister-of-State for fire Sujit Bose is a candidate, have started painting 'alpana' designs,

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Manipur HC rules election of MLA as 'null and void'

Imphal |Friday, 2021 1:45:06 AM IST

The Manipur High Court on Thursday ruled the election of MLA Okram Henry Singh, who was elected from the Wangkhei Assembly constituency in the 2017 elections, as 'null and void', officials said.

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UP Panchayat elections begin today

Lucknow |Thursday, 2021 3:15:05 PM IST

Even as the pandemic situation worsens in Uttar Pradesh, the state has launched one of the biggest polling exercises -- the Panchayat elections. The four-phased elections that began on Thursday mornin

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Benin's Prez Talon wins reelection

Lome |Wednesday, 2021 3:45:05 PM IST

Incumbent President Patrice Talon has won reelection in the West African nation of Benin with 86.4 per cent of the votes, according to provisional results announced by the Electoral Commission.

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UP all set for Panchayat elections

Lucknow |Wednesday, 2021 7:15:06 PM IST

The much-awaited Panchayat polls in Uttar Pradesh will begin on Thursday with the first phase of polling in 18 districts.

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'Election King' Padmarajan now files papers against TN CM

Chennai |Monday, 2021 11:45:06 PM IST

History bears examples galore of monarchs, who after a series of battle defeats, would finally triumph. Tamil Nadu's self-styled "Election King" K. Padmarajan, however, offers a contrast.

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