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65,000 Bihar police personnel begin protest


September 10th, 2012 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Sep 10 (IANS) Sixty-five thousand police personnel, mainly constables and havildars in Bihar Monday began the first of their five-phased protest against the government's alleged apathy to grant them ... Read more...

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UP polls: 59 percent vote in 5th phase (Intro Roundup)


February 23rd, 2012 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow/New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) Fifty-nine percent of the 1.56 crore voters in 49 Uttar Pradesh constituencies exercised their franchise in the fifth phase of balloting Thursday, an official said.Deputy ... Read more...

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59 percent polling in UP


February 23rd, 2012 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) Fifty-nine percent of the 1.56 crore voters in 49 Uttar Pradesh constituencies exercised their franchise in the fifth phase of balloting Thursday, the Election Commission ... Read more...

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39 percent turnout in fifth phase of UP poll (Second lead)


February 23rd, 2012 - 4:10 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 23 (IANS) A very brisk 39 percent polling in the first six hours -- the highest so far -- was reported Thursday from most of the 49 ... Read more...

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Jaiswal’s statement on President’s Rule sparks row


February 23rd, 2012 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
Kanpur, Feb 23 (IANS) Union Coal Minister Sriprakash Jaiswal Thursday said Uttar Pradesh will have President's Rule if no party gets majority in the polls. The Bharatiya Janata Party ... Read more...

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Brisk polling in fifth phase of UP poll (Lead)


February 23rd, 2012 - 12:55 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 23 (IANS) Brisk polling was reported Thursday from most of the 49 assembly constituencies that voted in the fifth round of the seven-phased Uttar Pradesh elections, including ... Read more...

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Polling begins for UP election’s fifth phase


February 23rd, 2012 - 8:47 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 23 (IANS) Polling for the fifth phase of Uttar Pradesh's staggered elections in 49 assembly seats spread across 13 districts began Thursday at 7 a.m.The total electorate ... Read more...

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Mulayam’s prestige at stake in fifth phase of UP poll


February 22nd, 2012 - 9:00 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 22 (IANS) The prestige of Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Uma Bharti will be at stake during the fifth phase ... Read more...

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Fifth phase of UP polls - Facts at a glance


February 22nd, 2012 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) The fifth phase of Uttar Pradesh's staggered assembly polls are to be held Thursday. Following are the facts:Number of seats - 49Voters - 1,56,54,936 (men ... Read more...

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Mayawati behind FIR against Rahul: Congress


February 21st, 2012 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
Kanpur, Feb 21 (IANS) Blaming Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati, the Congress Tuesday said it would approach the high court for quashing a police complaint against party leader Rahul ... Read more...

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Bengal political groups satisfied with polling


May 7th, 2011 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 7 (IANS) Political parties in West Bengal Saturday gave a thumbs up to the Election Commission (EC) for the peaceful conduct of the fifth phase of polls in ... Read more...

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83 percent votes cast in Bengal fifth phase (Roundup)


May 7th, 2011 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 7 (IANS) An estimated 83 percent voting was recorded in three Maoist-affected districts as well as parts of Burdwan in the fifth and penultimate phase of the ... Read more...

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8,000 vulnerable voters in Bengal’s fifth phase: Poll panel


May 6th, 2011 - 10:24 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 6 (IANS) At least 8,000 people living across 38 constituencies for the fifth phase of West Bengal assembly polls Saturday have been identified as vulnerable to threats by ... Read more...

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62 percent voting in sixth phase of Bihar panchayat polls (Lead)


May 6th, 2011 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, May 6 (IANS) An estimated 62 percent voting was recorded Friday in the sixth round of Bihar's 10-phase panchayat polls amid reports of sporadic incidents of violence, officials said.According ... Read more...

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West Bengal polls enter fifth phase Saturday


May 6th, 2011 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 6 (IANS) Amid heightened security that includes helicopter surveillance, over 74 lakh voters will head to the polling booths Saturday as West Bengal's assembly elections enter their ... Read more...

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Peaceful voting in sixth phase of Bihar panchayat polls


May 6th, 2011 - 10:38 am ICT by IANS
Patna, May 6 (IANS) The sixth phase of the Bihar panchayat polls proceeded peacefully Friday amid tight security, officials said. Polling is being held in 58 village blocks of 37 ... Read more...

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Bengal polls: Choppers deployed in Maoist-hit districts


May 5th, 2011 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 5 (IANS) Two helicopters began aerial surveillance in remote areas of the three Maoist-affected districts of West Bengal Thursday as part of the Election Commission's (EC) security arrangements ... Read more...

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Bengal polls: Campaigning for fifth phase ends


May 5th, 2011 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 5 (IANS) Campaigning for the fifth round of the six-phase West Bengal assembly elections ended Thursday as the state geared up for voting in 38 constituencies spread ... Read more...

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63 percent turnout in fifth phase of Bihar panchayat polls


May 3rd, 2011 - 10:41 pm ICT by ANI
Patna, May 3 (ANI): An estimated sixty three percent voters exercised their franchise in the fifth phase of panchayat polls in Bihar on Tuesday.Katihar district recorded the highest voter turnout at 73 ... Read more...

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Over 84 percent turnout in fourth phase of West Bengal polls


May 3rd, 2011 - 9:35 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, May 3 (ANI): Over 84 percent polling was recorded in the fourth phase of West Bengal assembly polls in 63 constituencies spread across East Midnapore, Howrah, Hooghly and parts of Burdwan ... Read more...

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63 percent vote in Bihar local polls (Second Lead)


May 3rd, 2011 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, May 3 (IANS) Nearly 63 percent of 54 lakh people voted Tuesday in the fifth round of Bihar's 10-phase panchayat elections amid sporadic violence, officials said.Bihar police chief Neelmani ... Read more...

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Nearly 60 percent turnout in Bihar local polls (Lead)


May 3rd, 2011 - 7:21 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, May 3 (IANS) Nearly 60 percent votes were cast Tuesday in the fifth round of Bihar's 10-phased panchayat polls amid reports of sporadic violence, officials said.According to Bihar police ... Read more...

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Bihar conducts fifth phase of panchayat polls


May 3rd, 2011 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, May 3 (IANS) Voting for the fifth phase of the Bihar panchayat polls was held amid tight security Tuesday, officials said.The elections started at 7 a.m. and voters were ... Read more...

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West Bengal polls: 21 percent votes cast in first two hours


May 3rd, 2011 - 12:13 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, May 3 (ANI): Twenty one per cent polling was recorded in the first two hours of voting in 63 constituencies in Howrah Hooghly, East Midnapore and parts of Burdwan Districts of ... Read more...

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Polling underway for fourth phase of West Bengal elections


May 3rd, 2011 - 11:22 am ICT by ANI
Kolkata, May 3 (ANI): Polling for the fourth phase of Assembly elections in West Bengal for 63 constituencies is going on today.The voting, which started at 7 a.m. will continue till 5 ... Read more...

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Fifth phase of Bihar panchayat polls to take place tomorrow


May 2nd, 2011 - 10:22 pm ICT by ANI
Patna, May 2 (ANI): The fifth phase of the multi-phased panchayat elections in Bihar will take place tomorrow at 842 panchayats in 51 blocks of the state.Over 49 lakhs 55 thousand voters ... Read more...

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Fifth phase of panchayat polls begin in Kashmir


April 30th, 2011 - 5:08 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Apr 30 (ANI): Polling is underway for the fifth phase of the panchayat polls in four blocks of the Kashmir Valley and four blocks of Jammu division on Saturday.The votes are ... Read more...

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Mamata asks voters to elect TMC for betterment of West Bengal


April 30th, 2011 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
Burdwan (West Bengal), Apr 30 (ANI): Charging the ruling Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M)-led Government of committing atrocities in West Bengal, Union Railway Minister and Trinamool Congress (TMC) chief Mamata Banerjee ... Read more...

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EC meets top Bengal officials to oversee poll preparedness


April 28th, 2011 - 10:04 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, Apr 28 (ANI): The full bench of the Election Commission met top officials of the West Bengal Government on Thursday to discuss the poll preparedness for the last three phases ... Read more...

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EC to visit West Bengal to oversee poll preparedness


April 27th, 2011 - 10:36 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 27 (ANI): The full bench of the Election Commission (EC) will visit West Bengal on Thursday to oversee the poll preparedness for the last three phases of the assembly ... Read more...

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61 percent turnout in third phase of Bihar panchayat polls


April 27th, 2011 - 10:13 pm ICT by ANI
Patna, Apr 27 (ANI): An estimated sixty one percent voters exercised their franchise in the third phase of panchayat polls in Bihar on Wednesday. The State Election Commissioner, J K Dutta, said ... Read more...

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77 percent turnout in third phase of West Bengal polls


April 27th, 2011 - 8:34 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, Apr 27 (ANI): Around seventy seven per cent voting was recorded in the third phase of West Bengal assembly polls in 75 seats covering Kolkata, North and South 24 Parganas districts ... Read more...

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55 percent polling recoded in West Bengal till 1 p.m.


April 27th, 2011 - 5:00 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, Apr 27 (ANI): Over fifty five per cent voting was recorded till 1 p.m. in the third phase of West Bengal assembly polls in 75 seats covering Kolkata, North and South ... Read more...

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Polling underway for third phase of Bihar Panchayat polls


April 27th, 2011 - 4:59 pm ICT by ANI
Patna, Apr 27 (ANI): Polling is underway for the third phase of the multi-phased panchayat elections in Bihar on Wednesday.875 Gram Panchayats in 54 blocks are voting in this phase.Polling will ... Read more...

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West Bengal polls: 34 per cent votes cast in first four hours


April 27th, 2011 - 2:20 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, Apr 27 (ANI): Thirty four per cent polling was recorded in the first four hours of voting in 75 constituencies in Kolkata and its neighbouring North and South 24-Parganas Districts of ... Read more...

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