27 Feb 2017
EC: Don't bring religion into political campaigns
The election commission has issued a clarification to all political parties to abstain from using religious undertones during their election campaign speeches. It advised leaders to observe "self-imposed restraint" while campaigning.
30 Jan 2017
EC-RBI tussle over withdrawal limits
The Election Commission and the RBI are embroiled in a tussle over the EC's request to increase the withdrawal limits for candidates in the state elections.
29 Jan 2017
EC gives conditional approval for 'Mann Ki Baat'
The Election Commission has given a conditional approval for the next episode of PM Modi's Mann ki Baat radio show.
26 Jan 2017
EC to RBI: Increase withdrawal limits for election candidates
The Election Commission has asked the RBI to increase the weekly cash withdrawal limits for candidates in the upcoming polls in 5 states to Rs.2 lakh from Rs.24,000.
24 Jan 2017
No schemes for poll-bound states in Budget: EC
Hours after the Supreme Court rejected a plea seeking the postponement of the Union Budget, the Election Commission too, cleared the way for the government.
07 Jan 2017
Role of Election Commission in the world's largest democracy
Assembly elections will be held in the states of Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, Uttarakhand, Manipur, and Goa from February onwards.