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3 September, 2018 4:35 AM Brexit could sway Scottish voters towards independence from UK: Poll

Britain's exit from the European Union could tip public opinion in Scotland in favour of seeking independence, an opinion poll showed on Sunday. Scotland voted against independence in 2014, but a subsequent referendum on leaving the EU has reignited debate over its long-term future as one of Britain's four constituent parts alongside England, Wales 89

30 August, 2018 11:44 AM Government holiday in Karnataka on August 31 for ULB elections

The holiday has been declared for all offices and establishments within the Ullal and Puttur city municipal councils and Bantwal Town Municipal Council.  The Karnataka government has declared a holiday on August 31 for urban local bodies (ULBs) polls. The holiday extends to all government employees, schools and colleges, including grant-in-aid institutions 98

29 August, 2018 3:27 PM Former AAP leader Ashutosh says he was asked to use his surname to win votes

After his tweet caused a stir, Ashutosh said this should not be taken as an attack on AAP and his message had been grossly manipulated Former Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Ashutosh said the party had used his caste surname, even after he protested, during his introduction to party workers as a candidate for 2014 Lok Sabha elections. His statement gains 103

29 August, 2018 9:36 AM "Shiva Devotee" Rahul Gandhi Heads To Kailash Mansarovar This Week

Rahul Gandhi will go on a pilgrimage to Kailash Mansarovar on August 31. The Congress president had announced earlier that he would take the trip after the Karnataka election. Rahul Gandhi arrives in Delhi this evening after a two-day visit to Kerala to take stock of the rehabilitation efforts in the state. He will reportedly travel to Kailash-Mansarovar 167

24 July, 2018 8:21 AM Maratha Outfits Protest Over Quota Demands In Maharashtra, Call For Bandh

Protests erupted in various parts of Maharashtra as Marathas outfits called for a state-wide shutdown today, a day after a man demanding reservation for the community jumped to his death in a river in Aurangabad district. Protests were also reported in parts of Sangli and Shirdi in Ahmednagar district. A pro-reservation Maratha leader said the agitation 87

24 July, 2018 7:39 AM Protests In Maharashtra Over Quota Demands, Tyres Burnt, Trains Blocked

Protests have erupted again in various parts of Maharashtra over the demand for quota for Marathas after a protester jumped into the river in Aurangabad on Monday. Calling the death "unfortunate", Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis has appealed for calm and said the government is serious about a resolution. Protesters were seen attacking a fire vehicle 317

12 July, 2018 4:03 AM If BJP wins 2019 Lok Sabha elections, India will become 'Hindu Pakistan': Shashi Tharoor

The Congress leader said that the BJP will write a new constitution that will pave the way for a nation much like Pakistan, where rights of minorities are not respected "If they (BJP) win a repeat in the Lok Sabha our democratic constitution as we understand it will not survive as they will have all the elements they need to tear apart the constitution 100

8 July, 2018 1:47 PM Telangana Chief Minister Expresses Support For Simultaneous Polls

Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao's letter (in support of the proposal) was submitted to the Law Commission Chairman today. Telangana Chief Minister and TRS chief K Chandrasekhar Rao expressed his support for simultaneous polls to the Lok Sabha and state Legislature in the country. "Many are of the belief that simultaneous polls to state Assemblies 76

26 June, 2018 3:16 PM HD Kumaraswamy's New Test In Karnataka Alliance

The four-week-old coalition government in Karnataka has not disappointed critics who have predicted a troubled marriage between the Janata Dal Secular and Congress. Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy is finding it difficult to take even the first step. While campaigning for the May 12 election, both Mr Kumaraswamy's party and the Congress had promised the big-ticket 87

16 June, 2018 5:58 PM Homes must be seen as workplaces: Sonia George

‘Legislation to regulate the domestic work sector is needed’ We have been seeking that India ratify the ‘Convention on Decent Work for Domestic Workers’ adopted by the International Labour Organisation (ILO). This would mean introduction of a comprehensive legislation to regulate the domestic work sector. The Domestic Workers Regulation of Work and Social 84