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2 July, 2017 2:05 AM We cannot fight it out in the streets with political parties or their leaders: CEC Nasim Zaidi

Government is wanting to change political funding through electoral bonds etc. Has there been any movement on this? The top most areas of electoral reforms is transparency in political finance. People have the right to know where the funds have come from and where are they going. It should be applicable at both candidate and party level so that people 57

3 June, 2017 7:43 PM Election Commission's EVM challenge fizzles out as CPM, NCP stay away

EVM challenge, announced after over a dozen parties questioned the infallibility of EVMs in the backdrop of recent state poll results, ended in an anti-climax with neither of the two takers for the 'dare', CPM and NCP, coming forward to demonstrate that the machines could be tampered with. NEW DELHI: The Election Commission's 'EVM challenge', announced 35

26 May, 2017 3:15 AM Dear Election Commission, Here’s Why Your EVM ‘Hackathon’ Is A Jokeathon

And voters are the butt of the joke. On the 20th of May 2017 the Election Commission of India (ECI) announced that it would offer its electronic voting machines to political parties for them to try and prove that EVMs can be tampered with. The challenge will begin on June 3. Before talking about the above points and dissecting them one by one I will address 79

22 May, 2017 3:50 PM Rajya Sabha Polls Deferred Due To Clash With Presidential Election, EVM Challenge

New Delhi: The Election Commission today deferred elections to 10 Rajya Sabha seats scheduled to be held on June 8, citing a clash with the presidential poll due in July and the EVM challenge beginning on June 3. A brief statement from the EC said it has decided to "withdraw" the press note of May 16 announcing the elections to Rajya Sabha seats from Goa, Gujarat 38

20 May, 2017 9:49 AM Election Commission demonstrates successful functioning of EVMs, VVPATs

Promote your Business on for free and reach out to millions of potential Customers The Election Commission of India (ECI) today demonstrated the working of Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) and Voter Verifiable Paper Audit Trail System (VVPATs), while brushing aside the EVM tampering allegation. Asserting that EVM tampering is a wrong 34

20 May, 2017 3:45 AM Hoping to put EVM row to rest, Election Commission to hold demo, exhibit short film

The Election Commission is today expected to announce the dates of its EVM Challenge and offer a demonstration of how Electronic Voting Machines work. The Commission will also exhibit a short film on the voting machines. The Election Commission of India is today holding a press conference to announce the dates of its 'EVM Challenge' and to offer a live demonstration 25

19 May, 2017 6:38 AM How EVM, VVPAT machines work? Election Commission's live demo, open challenge dates tomorrow

The Election Commission is holding a live demonstration of how its Electronic Voting Machines and the Voter Verified Paper Audit Trial machines work. Tomorrow's live demo comes amid allegations by Opposition parties that the voting machines are vulnerable to hacking. Amid Opposition allegations that India's Electronic Voting Machines are vulnerable to hacking 23

14 May, 2017 10:39 AM Here's how the world's democracies vote and why India uses EVMs

It may come as a surprise but electronic voting is not the prevailing choice among the world's democracies, though most forward-looking nations are aspiring to go electronic for casting ballot. Today, only about a two dozen nations have adopted electronic voting. Yet, on this landscape, India is undoubtedly a world leader. In 2014, more than half-a-billion 42

12 May, 2017 8:25 PM Paper trail to be used for all future elections, says chief election commissioner Nasim Zaidi

NEW DELHI: In the midst of a raging debate on the reliability of electronic voting machines (EVMs), a majority of political parties that attended the Election Commission's all-party meeting on Friday supported the use of electronic machines though they called for paper trails and more safeguards. The parties demanded EVMs with voter verifiable paper 20

12 May, 2017 6:50 AM Mixed response from political parties on credibility of EVMs

The all-party meeting convened by the Election Commission to discuss the reliability of the EVMs — an issue flagged by opposition parties — got underway in New Delhi on Friday. After the inaugural address by the Chief Election Commissioner, the electoral body will hold a demonstration on EVM and VVPAT. After a couple of days, the poll panel would allow 28