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SFI wins Himachal university polls


August 23rd, 2012 - 10:41 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Aug 23 (IANS) The Students Federation of India (SFI) Thursday again swept the students central association polls in the Himachal Pradesh University here, winning all the seats with a ... Read more...

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Over 65 percent polling in Punjab bypoll (Lead)


July 11th, 2012 - 7:28 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 11 (IANS) Over 65 percent of the 1.67 lakh voters cast their ballot Wednesday in the by-election from the Dasuya assembly constituency in Punjab, in which the ... Read more...

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Over 65 percent voting in Punjab bypoll


July 11th, 2012 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 11 (IANS) Over 65 percent of the 1.67 lakh voters cast their ballot Wednesday in the by-election from the Dasuya assembly constituency in Punjab, in which the ... Read more...

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Congress loses Shimla local polls after 26 years (Lead)


May 28th, 2012 - 8:40 pm ICT by IANS
S0himla, May 28 (IANS) In a triangular contest, the Congress was Monday voted out of power from the Shimla Municipal Corporation after 26 years of rule, its candidates for ... Read more...

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All set for Punjab vote count


March 5th, 2012 - 10:24 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 5 (IANS) All arrangements have been made for counting of votes Tuesday for 117 assembly seats in Punjab, Election Commission officials said Monday evening.The counting begins at ... Read more...

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Polling booth No.106: Where the feuding Badals converge


January 30th, 2012 - 1:26 pm ICT by IANS
Badal (Punjab), Jan 30 (IANS) Located in a government school in Badal village of Lambi assembly seat in Punjab, polling booth No.106 may be a nondescript place but it ... Read more...

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Polling under way in Punjab (Lead)


January 30th, 2012 - 10:04 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 30 (IANS) Casting of votes started across 19,841 polling stations in Punjab's 117 assembly seats at 8 a.m. Monday, Election Commission (EC) officials said here.Despite the winter ... Read more...

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Punjab, Uttarakhand set to elect new assemblies (Lead)


January 29th, 2012 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 29 (IANS) Punjab and Uttarakhand go to polls Monday to elect new assemblies with the Congress hoping to oust the Akali Dal-Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) combine ... Read more...

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1.76 crore Punjab residents to vote Monday


January 29th, 2012 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 29 (IANS) Over 1.76 crore voters are eligible for casting their vote during the one-day election to 117 assembly seats in Punjab Monday (Jan 30), Election Commission ... Read more...

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Punjab, Uttarakhand set to elect new assemblies


January 29th, 2012 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 29 (IANS) Punjab and Uttarakhand will vote Monday to elect new assemblies with the Congress hoping to oust the Akali Dal-Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) combine in ... Read more...

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All eyes on Lambi as Punjab heads for assembly polls


January 28th, 2012 - 10:47 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 28 (IANS) The importance of Punjab's Lambi assembly seat could be gauged from the fact that Saturday, the last day of campaigning for assembly elections in Punjab, ... Read more...

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Poll panel stops road work in Badal’s constituency


January 18th, 2012 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh/Lambi (Punjab), Jan 18 (IANS) The Election Commission (EC) Wednesday directed the administration of Punjab's Muktsar district to stop immediately the work on a temporary road in the Lambi assembly ... Read more...

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Triangular contest on cards in most Punjab seats


December 25th, 2011 - 4:08 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 25 (IANS) As the Election Commission advanced the date of the elections for Punjab's 117 assembly seats to Jan 30, against the expected date of mid-February, the ... Read more...

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Haryana bypolls campaigning ends, voting Wednesday


November 28th, 2011 - 7:24 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Nov 28 (IANS) Campaigning by various political parties and candidates for the by-elections to the Adampur and Ratia assembly seats in Haryana ended Monday evening.Voting for both assembly seats ... Read more...

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Over 65 percent voting in Andhra by-polls (Second Lead)


May 8th, 2011 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 8 (IANS) Over 65 percent electors cast their votes in the Kadapa Lok Sabha and Pulivendula assembly constituencies in Andhra Pradesh Sunday. Barring minor incidents, voting was peaceful, ... Read more...

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Peaceful polling in Andhra by-polls (Lead)


May 8th, 2011 - 3:18 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 8 (IANS) About 35 percent votes were polled by noon in the Kadapa Lok Sabha and Pulivendula assembly constituencies in Andhra Pradesh Sunday. Barring minor incidents, voting was ... Read more...

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Polling begins in Andhra by-polls


May 8th, 2011 - 10:43 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 8 (IANS) Polling began in Kadapa Lok Sabha and Pulivendula assembly constituencies in Andhra Pradesh's Kadapa district Sunday amid tight security.Voters started casting their votes at 1,512 polling ... Read more...

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Congress-YSR Congress face-off in Kadappa Sunday


May 7th, 2011 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 7 (IANS) The newly launched YSR Congress Party in Andhra Pradesh will face its first electoral test Sunday as its founder leader Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy takes on ... Read more...

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Congress gets jitters before crucial Chandigarh mayor polls


December 30th, 2010 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
By Jaideep Sarin Chandigarh, Dec 30 (IANS) The Congress is having a tough time in the Chandigarh mayor elections as it is not only facing a challenge from the opposition parties, but ... Read more...

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55 percent vote in Karnataka local bodies polls (Lead)


December 26th, 2010 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 26 (IANS) Around 55 percent of the over 10 million electorate in 12 Karnataka districts voted Sunday in the first round of bitterly-fought elections to the local governing councils, ... Read more...

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30 percent voting in Karnataka district polls


December 26th, 2010 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 26 (IANS) Around 30 percent of the over 10 million electorate in 12 Karnataka districts had voted by 1 p.m. Sunday in the first round of bitterly-fought elections to ... Read more...

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Over 50 percent polling in Karnataka by-polls (Lead)


September 13th, 2010 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 13 (IANS) Over 50 percent of 350,000 eligible voters Monday cast their ballots in the two assembly by-polls in Karnataka, an election official said here. "The polling for Kadur seat in ... Read more...

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BJP resorts to Vajpayee’s name to attract voters in assembly polls


October 7th, 2009 - 9:45 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct. 7 (ANI): Following its no-show in the last Lok Sabha elections, the BJP has resorted to former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee's name to attract voters in the ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh woos farmers in poll-bound Haryana


October 7th, 2009 - 9:41 pm ICT by ANI
Ambala, Oct 7 (ANI): Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today wooed Haryana farmers to cast their votes in the October 13 polls to the legislative assembly.He addressed a mass rally at Ambala ... Read more...

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Over 40 percent voting in Baramulla, 61 in Ladakh (Fifth Lead)


May 13th, 2009 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
Baramulla, May 13 (IANS) Hundreds of thousands of enthusiastic voters Wednesday defied a boycott call by separatists and threats from militant groups to vote in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla constituency Wednesday. According to ... Read more...

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Over 40 percent voting in Baramulla, 55 in Ladakh (Fourth Lead)


May 13th, 2009 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
Baramulla, May 13 (IANS) Hundreds of thousands of enthusiastic voters came out in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla constituency Wednesday to exercise their franchise despite a boycott call by separatists and threats from ... Read more...

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Over 33 percent voter turnout in Kashmir’s Baramulla (Third Lead)


May 13th, 2009 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
Baramulla, May 13 (IANS) Hundreds of thousands of enthusiastic voters came out in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla constituency Wednesday to exercise their democratic right despite a boycott call by separatists and threats ... Read more...

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Over 25 percent voting in Kashmir’s Baramulla (Second Lead)


May 13th, 2009 - 4:39 pm ICT by IANS
Baramulla, May 13 (IANS) Over 25 percent voting was recorded in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla constituency until 1 p.m. Wednesday after a slow start early in the day despite a boycott call ... Read more...

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Over 16 percent voting in Jammu and Kashmir (Lead)


May 13th, 2009 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
Baramulla, May 13 (IANS) Over 16 percent voting was recorded in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla and Ladakh constituencies until 11 a.m. Wednesday after a slow start early in the day amid a ... Read more...

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Voting begins in Jammu and Kashmir


May 13th, 2009 - 10:33 am ICT by IANS
Baramulla (Jammu and Kashmir), May 13 (IANS) Polling began peacefully in the Baramulla and Ladakh Lok Sabha seats of Jammu and Kashmir Wednesday morning. In Baramulla constituency, voting started on a low key ... Read more...

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Air force pressed into poll duty in Jammu and Kashmir


May 12th, 2009 - 10:56 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, May 12 (IANS) The Indian Air Force pressed its helicopters into service to take poll officials and material to snow-bound areas in two Jammu and Kashmir parliamentary constituencies where voting will ... Read more...

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All eyes on Sajjad Lone (Poll Curtainraiser - Jammu and Kashmir)


May 12th, 2009 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, May 12 (IANS) As the constituencies of Baramulla and Ladakh in Jammu and Kashmir go to the polls in the last phase Wednesday, all eyes are on separatist leader Sajjad Gani ... Read more...

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Security restrictions, shutdown disrupt life in Kashmir


May 12th, 2009 - 2:42 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, May 12 (IANS) Security restrictions in Srinagar and a shutdown called by separatists affected normal life in Jammu and Kashmir Tuesday ahead of polls in the Baramulla and Ladakh constituencies in ... Read more...

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65 percent polling in Karnataka final phase


May 1st, 2009 - 10:15 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 1 (IANS) About 65 percent of the estimated 1.55 crore voters cast their ballot Thursday in the final phase of polling for 11 Lok Sabha constituencies in Karnataka, election ... Read more...

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JD-S worker killed in group clash in Karnataka


April 30th, 2009 - 11:59 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 30 (IANS) A Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S) worker was killed in a poll-related clash between two groups of the JD-S and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJ) in Davanagere Lok Sabha ... Read more...

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