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20 June, 2018 5:03 PM Sack Digvijaya Singh For His Remarks About Hindu Terrorists: BJP

BJP said that the opposition party was resorting to its politics of appeasement ahead of the Madhya Pradesh assembly election New Delhi: The BJP today demanded "sacking" of Congress leader Digvijaya Singh from the party over his remarks about Hindu terrorists and their links to the RSS, and asked why did the opposition party's chief Rahul Gandhi take Hindus 20

20 June, 2018 4:39 PM Majority of Delhiites will vote for BJP in Lok Sabha polls if held today: ABP survey

Majority of Delhiites would vote for the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the Lok Sabha election if it were to be held today, according to a poll conducted by ABP. The poll showed that 40 percent of the people in Delhi would vote for BJP in the Lok Sabha election, while 25 percent would vote for the Aam Aadmi Party, and 24 percent would vote for Congress 20

20 June, 2018 1:54 PM Kamal Haasan Meets Election Commission For His Party's Registration

Kamal Hassan may also meet Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal. New Delhi: Actor-turned-politician Kamal Haasan on Wednesday held a meeting with Election Commission (EC) officials in Delhi for the registration of his political party Makkal Needhi Maiam. "The EC had sought certain queries regarding our party. We have furnished all those details today 37

20 June, 2018 8:58 AM "Will Remain Chief Minister For Next 5 Years": HD Kumaraswamy

The JD-S leader's clarifications came days after he said he was confident that his Chief Ministerial post was untouchable till the 2019 polls. Bengaluru: A confident Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy on Tuesday said he was certain that his Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S)-Congress coalition government would complete its five-year term. "I am confident 27

20 June, 2018 7:10 AM Kamal Haasan meets EC for party registration

The Makkal Needhi Maiam founder is in the national capital to register his party. Actor-turned politician Kamal Haasan on Wednesday met Deputy Election Commissioner, Chandra Bhushan Kumar to formally register his party Makkal Needhi Maiam. Speaking to reporters after meeting the officials, Mr. Haasan said “Election Commission had sought certain queries 24

20 June, 2018 6:26 AM Plea against TTV Dhinakaran’s victory in RK Nagar bypoll rejected

The Madras High Court on Wednesday rejected an election petition challenging the victory of Amma Makkal Munnetra Kazhagam leader T.T.V. Dhinakaran as an independent candidate from R.K. Nagar Assembly constituency on the ground of having allegedly indulged in corrupt practices. Justice G. Jayachandran allowed an application filed by Mr. Dhinakaran to reject 23

20 June, 2018 5:49 AM J&K comes under Governor's Rule for the 8th time: Here's a look at previous instances

This is the fourth time governor's rule has been imposed under NN Vohra, who became the Governor on June 25, 2008 Hours after Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) snapped ties with People's Democratic Party (PDP) in Jammu and Kashmir, Governor’s rule was imposed in the state. While suspension of the state government’s rule in any Indian state results in Presidentâ 38

20 June, 2018 2:28 AM Canada Senate approves recreational use of marijuana

The country is set to become the first Group of Seven nation to legalize cannabis Canada's upper house of parliament on Tuesday approved a revised bill to legalize recreational marijuana, setting the stage for the country to become the first Group of Seven nation to legalize cannabis. The Senate voted 52-29 in favor of the revised bill from the elected 27

19 June, 2018 7:07 PM Panel to study demands of inclusion in SC, ST list

Minister parries query on similarity with Manjunatha panel The State Cabinet on Tuesday approved a proposal to constitute a Commission to study the demands of various communities for a change in their social status. The Commission is in addition to the Backward Classes (BC) Commission headed by Justice Manjunatha which did a similar exercise recently 57

19 June, 2018 12:14 PM Mayawati ridicules BJP's 'Sampark for Samarthan' programme

BSP supremo Mayawati today ridiculed the BJP's "Sampark for Samarthan" programme, dubbing it as nothing but a photo-op with the high and the mighty. Mayawati's criticism for the ruling BJP “Contact for Support� campaign comes on a day when the party broke its alliance with the PDP in Jammu and Kashmir. The programme is meant to reach out to political 19