No political parties participated in EC's EVM hackathon and now the commission has closed the scope to discuss the issue further.
France is the second-largest economy in the euro zone and one of the seven biggest across the world. Its president holds enough powers to influence the country's economic and political path.
The Supreme Court today said it will hear on April 13 the pleas challenging the use of EVMs in elections without equipping the machines with voter verified paper audit trail (VVPAT).
Congress leader P Chidambaram todayrndenounced the seven-phase election schedule in Uttar Pradeshrnand alleged that the BJP and Prime Minister Narendra Modi usedrnit to "polarise" voters.
Speaking to Network18, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said that the poor people of India feel that the steps taken by the PM are in the their favour.
With another strong US jobs report in the books, the Fed is widely expected to raise overnight interest rates on Wednesday, and is now seen delivering three rate hikes in 2017.
orrect and proper counting of votes that the right choice of the electorate finds expression and it is on this basis such assurance of their true choice that their chosen representative is declared elected.
In an interview with CNBC-TV18, UR Bhat said that going ahead the US Fed meet and roll-out of the goods and services tax (GST) will act as a catalyst for the market.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to hold a roadshow here today in support of local BJP candidates, a day after an impromptu tour through the winding streets of the city.
Varanasi, the place known for attaining nirvana, has now become the place to attain political nirvana. Things changed after Prime Minister Narendra Modi decided to make his parliamentary debut from Varanasi.
Bollywood provided the perfect fodder for witty repartees this poll season as Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav and Rahul Gandhi used dialogues from superhit films Sholay, Bahubali and DDLJ to launch attacks on rivals.
Hours after Prime Minister Narendra Modi's "electric shock" jibe, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Friday said he had not asked him to touch a wire and would never say anything like that.
As the Prime Minister hits the campaign trail in his Lok Sabha constituency, the BJP here today charged the administration with "selectively" pulling down its posters in the name of implementing the poll code.
The battle for Uttar Pradesh has hit fever pitch. The small town of Kairana is a hot-bed of political activity. BJP is claiming a "hindu exodus" but there is no hard evidence.
That Union Budgets can fetch a few extra seats was shown by P Chidambaram in 2009 when he announced a loan waiver for farmers. This budget has been advanced by a month, and with due permission from the Election Commission, would be unveiled before the first vote is cast in Goa and Punjab this Sunday.
Uttarakhand's Chief Election Officer has issued notices to state chiefs of Congress and BJP for using social media for advertisement without prior certification, saying it was prima-facie violation of the Model Code of Conduct.
Jagran Prakashan's board has approved a buyback of 4.74 percent equity shares at Rs 195. In an interview to CNBC-TV18, RK Agarwal, CFO of Jagran Prakashan said that the company did not declare a dividend this year.
"The EC should instruct the central government not to present the general budget on February 1 and just as 2012, it be presented only after the completion of polling on March 8," Mayawati said in a party release here.
Analyst believe that destination tax, if it goes through in US then it will impact many emerging markets significantly. On the other hand, Ajay Tyagi of UTI MF says India will be relatively less impacted because 70 percent of the country's GDP is domestic consumption.
President-elect Donald Trump shut down some of his companies in the days after the election, including four that appeared connected to a possible Saudi Arabia business venture, according to corporate registrations in Delaware.
Investors have driven up equities since Trump's November 8 election over optimism about domestic economic stimulus and reduced corporate taxes and regulations.
"America's responsible for Donald Trump being president," he said at the Code Commerce conference in San Francisco on Tuesday.
The S&P 500 ended above 2,200, led by gains in telecommunications , up 2.1 percent, and consumer discretionaries , up 1.2 percent. The small-cap Russell 2000 index also set another record high close.
Masai said in a speech for business leaders in Saitama there is uncertainty about the economic policies that Trump will pursue. She also expressed concern that uncertainty about overseas economies could hurt sentiment in Japan.