india election

Thu, 29 Jan 2015 14:13:18 GMT

Polling booths in Delhi to be no-smoking zones
New Kerala
The order issued to the district election officers of all the nine districts of the NCT of Delhi, said: "As per provisions contained in handbook for presiding officers 2014 issued by the Election Commission, smoking inside polling station is prohibited. ... Bhavna Mukhopadhyay, executive director of Voluntary Health Association of India, said: "We have met all key officials in the Chief Electoral Officer's office to ensure that polling stations in Delhi be made smoke-free and requested to issue a necessary instruction or direction ...

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Thu, 29 Jan 2015 14:10:47 GMT

Third phase of Raj Panchayat polls tomorrow
Business Standard
A total of 702 candidates are in the fray for 249 seats of Zila Parishad members, Chief Election Officer and Secretary of the State Election Commission, Satyaprakash Buswala said today. Similarly, polling to elect Panchayat Samiti members on 1,743 seats will ...

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Thu, 29 Jan 2015 14:10:43 GMT

Indians largest foreign voter group in UK
Economic Times
LONDON: Over six lakh India-born migrants form the UK's largest foreign-born voter population and they could play a decisive role in certain constituencies in the general election in May. According to a new study titled 'Migrant Voters in the 2015 Election' ...

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