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CEC unhappy that 40 percent voters stayed away in 2009

September 21st, 2012 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) V.S. Sampath Friday expressed unhappiness that nearly 40 percent voters had not taken part in the 2009 Lok Sabha polls.The CEC ... Read more...

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Delhi youth ask for right to not vote

April 15th, 2012 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 15 (IANS) As Delhi voted Sunday for it's trifurcated municipal corporation, a 19-year-old boy here reached the Delhi Election Commission to demand his right for not ... Read more...

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Re-polling ends in Tamil Nadu

April 16th, 2011 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 16 (IANS) Re-poll in eight polling stations in six assembly constituencies in Tamil Nadu ended 5 p.m. Saturday with an average voter turnout of 81.3 percent, an official ... Read more...

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Lokayukta Hegde says better governance in India needs 90 percent voting

February 19th, 2011 - 8:52 pm ICT by ANI
Mangalore, Feb 19 (ANI): Lokayukta N Santhosh Hegde said here yesterday that a minimum of 90 percent voting by Indians is necessary for better governance and end all the malices in the ... Read more...

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Trouble in volatile Kannur during polls

October 23rd, 2010 - 4:36 pm ICT by IANS
Kannur (Kerala), Oct 23 (IANS) Polls to local bodies in Kerala's Kannur district, the stronghold of the Communist Party of India-Marxist, were not trouble free Saturday as a country-made bomb went ... Read more...

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American scientists ‘hack’ into Indian voting machines

May 20th, 2010 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 30 (ANI): India's voting machines - considered to be among the world's most tamperproof - can be hacked, American scientists claim.Researchers at the University of Michigan connected a home-made device ... Read more...

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Six Die Due To The 2010 Philippines Election Violence

May 10th, 2010 - 8:23 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Manila, Philippines, May 10, (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Monday, the people of Philippines voted for the first time in the automated machine for its election of the President. However, this year ... Read more...

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Mauritius keen to learn voting machine use from India

January 29th, 2010 - 11:24 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 29 (IANS) Mauritius is keen to introduce electronic voting machines to speed up the counting process, says its top election official. "The counting process is slow. We want to learn ... Read more...

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Poll panel convenes all-party meeting on voting machine

August 6th, 2009 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 6 (IANS) The Election Commission has convened an all-party meeting Friday to discuss the issue of the effectiveness of the electronic voting machines (EVMs) following doubts about their ... Read more...

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Visually imparted caste vote in Delhi for the fourth phase

May 7th, 2009 - 9:48 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi / Jaisalmer (Rajasthan), May 7 (ANI): As hundreds of thousands of people voted in the national capital on Thursday despite scorching heat, several visually impaired voters also exercised their franchise ... Read more...

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Single phase polling for Kerala’s 20 seats April 16

April 13th, 2009 - 9:00 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, April 13 (IANS) Kerala will see polling for all its 20 Lok Sabha seats April 16 in the first phase of the elections, with women outnumbering male voters by 809,642. Kerala's ... Read more...

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Orissa governor meets opposition to discuss manipulation complaints

March 12th, 2009 - 1:37 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, March 12 (IANS) Orissa Governor M.C. Bhandare has been meeting leaders of the Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to discuss their complaint that Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik and his ... Read more...

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How to avoid voting machine errors

November 4th, 2008 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 4 (ANI): A University of Maryland researcher has come up with several recommendations that can enable voters to minimize the chance of election machine-related errors. Paul S. Herrnson, the University ... Read more...

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Electronic voting machines software extremely vulnerable to rigging

October 8th, 2008 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 8 (ANI): Rice University in Houston is running an advanced computer security course wherein students are taught just how easy it is to wreak havoc on the computer software ... Read more...

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Influx of voters expected to test new polling technology in US presidential election

July 21st, 2008 - 9:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 21 (ANI): With many states introducing new voting technologies and millions of new voters heading to the polls this November, election officials and voting monitors fear the combination is ... Read more...

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Wireless and mobile voting machine

January 25th, 2008 - 1:20 pm ICT by admin
By Juhan SamuelKayamkullam (Kerala), Jan 24 (ANI): A 24-year-old boy from Kerala has invented a wireless and mobile voting machine to reach out to the remotest corners of the country.Gireeshan M G, ... Read more...

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