EVM S Jaishankar

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EAM Jaishankar Discusses Bilateral Cooperation With Maldivian counterpart

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar held a telephonic conversation with his Maldivian counterpart, Abdulla Shahid, on January 5. Jasishankar wished a happy New Year to the country. Meanwhile, both the leader promised each other to strengthen bilateral cooperation. Notably, India is developing a 6.74-km-long bridge and causeway link to connect Maldives' capItal Male with neighbouring islands of Villingli, Gulhifalhu, and Thilafush at a cost… read-more

Wed, 05 Jan 2022 - 09:30 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Maldive, foreign Minister, bilateral cooperation, evm, New Delhi

Courtesy: The Indian Express

Foreign Minister S Jaishankar and Laurence Wong.

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Foreign Minister Jaishankar Meets Singapore's Finance & Health Minister

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on November 19 met with the Singapore Finance Minister and Health Ministers of the city-state in the country. At the meeting, Jainshankar exchanged views on the growth prospects of bilateral ties with Finance Minister Laurence Wong. Moreover, he also discussed ''Covid experiences and health security cooperation'' with Singapore's Health Minister One Ye Kung, according to reports. 

Sat, 20 Nov 2021 - 09:26 AM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: evm, SINGAPORE, foreign Minister, Finance Minister, Health Minister

Assam poll

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Assam: EC Calls For Re-Election At Four Booths After Violence, EVM Malfunction

The Election Commission has confirmed to conduct fresh polls at the four polling booths of Assam's Ratabari, Sonai and Haflong constituencies on April 20. Reportedly, the decision was taken after an EVM was retrieved from a BJP candidate’s wife's car in Ratabari, while a Haflong polling booth showed 171 votes, outnumbering 90 eligible voters. Moreover, three people got injured in a violence at the polling booth in Sonari constituency.


Sat, 10 Apr 2021 - 07:05 PM / by Ronit John

Tags: Assam, Assam Elections, polling booth, evm

Courtesy: The Print

Voting machines recovered from Gautam Ghosh's house.

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Bengal: EC Suspends Poll Officer For Keeping EVM At TMC Leader House

The Election Commission has suspended polling officer Tapan Sarkar for allegedly keeping the EVM and VVPAT with him on his visit to TMC leader Gautam Ghosh's residence on April 5. After recovery of the reserve machines, it was revealed that Sarkar visited Ghosh in Howrah's Uluberia and had slept overnight. The EC has warned of strict action against the people involved, and said recovered voting machines will not be used.

Tue, 06 Apr 2021 - 11:39 AM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: West Bengal, Tapan Sarkar, Gautam Ghosh, evm, VVPAT, Uluberia, Howrah

Courtesy: India Today

EVMs found in Krishnendu Paul's car, Assam.

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EVM Spotted In Assam BJP Candidate's Car; Cong Warns Of Polls Boycott

Assam's Congress chief Ripun Bora has threatened to boycott the assembly elections after EVMs were allegedly spotted in Patharkandi's BJP candidate Krishnendu Paul's car. Tweeting a video showing a white SUV carrying the EVMs, Bora called it the "open loot and rigging of EVMs." Meanwhile, the Congress has demanded immediate action from the Election Commission. Priyanka Gandhi also tweeted about the same, accusing the BJP of usually being… read-more

Fri, 02 Apr 2021 - 11:21 AM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: Assam Elections, evm, Ripun Bora, Election Boycott, Patharkandi, Krishnendu Paul

Courtesy: The Week


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PIL Seeks Removal Of Symbol From EVMs, Requests Candidate's Details

BJP leader Ashwini Kumar Upadhyay has filed a petition in the Supreme Court, seeking the removal of party symbols from EVMs. The petitioner urged to introduce a system wherein the candidates' name, age, qualification, and photographs should be displayed on the EVMs. The petition also requested the court to issue notice to the Election Commission.  However, the court did not issue any notice but asked the petitioner to send a copy to the… read-more

Sat, 20 Mar 2021 - 12:59 PM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: EVMs, evm, Delhi, BJP Leader, Party Symbol

Courtesy: The Tribune

Congress asks leaders to keep check on EVM

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Congress Fears EVM Foul Play, Asks Leaders To Keep A Close Watch

Ahead of the Bihar elections' vote counting on November 10, Congress has asked its workers to be positioned near the counting booths to keep a close watch on EVMs as they fear "foul play". Keeping the exit poll predictions in mind, the party has also asked its senior leaders, Randeep Surjewala and Avinash Pande, to coordinate with allies. Some other senior Congress leaders from different states have also reached Patna.

Mon, 09 Nov 2020 - 07:58 PM / by Bhavyata Kagrana

Tags: Bihar Assembly Elections, Congress Party, evm, Election Results

Courtesy: The Economic Times