Voters

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  • BJP's Muslim faces

    BJP's Muslim faces

    The BJP is banking on Muslim votes, particularly of women, in the upcoming local bodies' elections in Meerut. The party has given tickets to11 Muslim candidates out of the total of 90 wards and three of them are women. Rahat......

    November 20, 2017
  • Over 74% voter turnout in Himachal Pradesh Assembly Elections 2017

    Over 74% voter turnout in Himachal Pradesh Assembly Elections 2017

    Polling for the 68-seat Himachal Pradesh Assembly elections in a single phase ended on Thursday, with initial figures of 74 per cent voter turnout. The results will be declared on 18 December. Election officials said the polling was peaceful and no......

    November 9, 2017
  • Personal details of 2 million Chicago voters exposed online

    Personal details of 2 million Chicago voters exposed online

    Personal information, including names, addresses, and dates of birth, of nearly two million registered voters in Chicago was leaked online on an Amazon cloud-computing server, officials said. According to a report in USA Today on Saturday, a file of the......

    August 21, 2017
  • 98 pc of Venezuela voters reject President's proposal

    98 pc of Venezuela voters reject President's proposal

    The results of a referendum in Venezuela showed that 98.4 per cent of voters rejected the formation of a National Constituent Assembly, as proposed by President Nicolas Maduro in order to change the constitution. Over seven million Venezuelans participated in......

    July 17, 2017
  • EC launches drive to enrol young voters

    EC launches drive to enrol young voters

    The Election Commission on Saturday launched a nationwide one-month special drive to enroll eligible electors with a special focus on young citizens in the age group of 18 to 21. During the special enrolment drive, the EC will give special......

    July 1, 2017
  • 40% of voters in Uttar Pradesh undecided

    40% of voters in Uttar Pradesh undecided

    Elections for the Uttar Pradesh State Assembly, India's largest state - 138 million voters - start on February 11, but 40  per cent of its voters said they still don't know which political party they will vote for, according to a......

    February 6, 2017
  • Mizoram has 10 lakh people, 7 lakh voters

    Mizoram has 10 lakh people, 7 lakh voters

    With over seven lakh voters in a state of around 10 lakh population, Mizoram has one of the highest number of voters compared to its population, state Governor Lt Gen (retd) Nirbhay Sharma said on Wednesday. Addressing a function on......

    January 25, 2017
  • UK to make voters' ID mandatory in local polls

    UK to make voters' ID mandatory in local polls

    British voters will have to present ID proof at polling stations during local elections as part of the government's effort to crack down on electoral fraud, the media reported on Tuesday. Chris Skidmore, British Minister for the Constitution, announced the......

    December 27, 2016
  • 1.7 million expected to cast votes in Assam bypolls

    1.7 million expected to cast votes in Assam bypolls

    Close to 1.7 million electors will seal the fate of eight candidates who are in the fray for the bypoll to Lakhimpur Lok Sabha constituency and Baithalangso assembly constituency slated for Saturday. While the electorate for the Lakhimpur Lok Sabha......

    November 18, 2016
  • Female voters outnumber males in Mizoram

    Female voters outnumber males in Mizoram

    Mizoram has 7,22,739 voters including 3,68,757 female voters, according to the final voters' list published by the state election department. Joint Chief Electoral Officer F J Liantluanga told PTI that female voters outnumbered their male counterparts by 14,775 votes. Liantluanga......

    September 16, 2016
  • EC focusing on enrolling women, first-time voters

    EC focusing on enrolling women, first-time voters

    The Election Commission is now focusing on increasing enrolment of women voters and that of first-timers in the 18-19 years age group. Under the systematic voters' educational and electoral participation program, strategies have been developed to increase enrolment of women......

    September 7, 2016