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POLITICS

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EVM tampering, Election Commission of India, Evm 2019 lok sabha elections, Lok sabha election results

EVM and ECI: The two factors always blamed by an election's losing side

Tampering with the EVM without being detected is impossible. Yet, there are always allegations of EVM-hacking or ECI's 'rigged verdict', perhaps to soften the blow.

ELECTION

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Evm 2019 lok sabha elections, Evm tampered video, EVM tampering, Evms tampered

EVM tampering: Can EVMs really be manipulated using a frequency?

Multiple videos of EVMs being stacked in private vehicles and shops surface on social media, Twitter is ablaze with conspiracies of EVMs being tampered with. But how much of it is true?

VARIETY

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VVPAT, Kapil Sibal, EVM tampering, EVM

EVM Hack: Play politics, certainly. But don't play with the idea of our democracy

The exercise to discredit EVMs is underway only to ensure there is a scapegoat ready in the event of an electoral loss. It shows deep nervousness, and total cynicism regarding the democratic processes we hold dear.

POLITICS

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EVM tampering, BJP, Congress, Madhya Pradesh Assembly elections

Madhya Pradesh elections: Congress loves blaming EVMs, and the administration is giving it enough reasons to

From lights going off to staff found drunk, a lot is happening in the state’s strong-rooms.

VARIETY

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Election Commission, EVM tampering, Gujarat Assembly elections

So, how’s the EVM-tampering theory holding up now?

As the Gujarat elections results show, the jury is still out.

VARIETY

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EVM tampering, VVPAT, Gujarat elections

In Gujarat election 2017, VVPAT for all booths: What voters should know

Amid rising allegations of EVM tampering, these machines enable people to check which candidate gets their vote.

POLITICS

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Civic elections, BJP, EVM tampering, UP Assembly Polls

Independents - not BJP - won Uttar Pradesh civic polls

Dwindling vote share reveals, it may not be all that simple for UP CM Adityanath to even maintain the 2014 Lok Sabha tally.

HUMOUR

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Narendra Modi, Gujarat Polls, Electronic Voting Machine, EVM tampering

Why do all faulty EVMs malfunction in favour of BJP? Asking for a friend

The final word on the debate has been said: the voting machines are tamper-proof, they just happen to tilt in favour of one party.

POLITICS

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AAP, Election Commission, EVM tampering

EVM challenge a damp squib, what if we go back to ballot paper?

The EC needs to take all political parties on board on how to conduct future elections.

VARIETY

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Twitter, AAP, Election Commission, EVM tampering

Election commission dares to bare, Twitter keeps everyone glued to EVMs

Poll panel has invited 'interested parties' to a 'hackathon' on June 3.