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13 March, 2018 4:55 PM Shoe thrown at Imran Khan during rally in Pakistan

A shoe was hurled at Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf chief Imran Khan during a rally in Gujrat City in Punjab province of Pakistan. A shoe was hurled at Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf chief Imran Khan during a rally in Gujrat city in Punjab province. As Imran Khan was addressing the crowd atop a vehicle, a shoe came flying and hit PTI leader Aleem Khan, who was standing 52

11 March, 2018 7:19 PM 1,765 lawmakers have criminal cases against them, Centre tells Supreme Court

Says ₹78 crore allocated for setting up special courts to try them in 11 States The Centre has informed the Supreme Court that 1,765 members of Parliament and the Assemblies have criminal cases against them. Uttar Pradesh tops the list with 248 legislators, Tamil Nadu comes second with 178 and then Bihar follows with 144. The affidavit by the Centre 32

11 March, 2018 6:23 PM Jagan promises succour to handloom weavers

SCS issue dominated his walkathon in Prakasam YSR Congress Party president Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy endeared himself to a group of weavers at Epurupalem by trying his hand at a shuttle-pit loom on Sunday. Mr. Reddy promised to provide subsidised inputs and help them find market for their products if his party was voted to power in the next elections 33

6 March, 2018 11:47 AM BJP leader under fire for hinting Periyar's effigy could face Lenin's Tripura statue fate

Senior BJP leader H Raja on Tuesday drew a lot of backlash after he said that the statue of social reformer Periyar (EVR Ramasamy) in Tamil Nadu may meet the same fate as the one of communist revolutionary Vladimir Lenin which was pulled down in Tripura. “Who is Lenin? What is the relevance he holds in India? What is the link between communism 126 2

5 March, 2018 8:20 PM Rajinikanth invokes MGR legacy, says 'I will be able to give good administration' in Tamil Nadu

Rajinikanth had on December 31, 2017, announced he will launch his political party, which will contest all 234 seats in the next Assembly elections.  Chennai: Tamil superstar Rajinikanth on Monday invoked the legacy of late AIADMK founder MG Ramachandran, saying he was confident of giving a good administration like the yesteryear matinee idol. However 44

25 February, 2018 4:32 PM Let's Build India Free Of Casteism, Communalism: PM Modi

Surat: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today appealed to the people to build a "new India" which is free of casteism, communalism and corruption. The prime minister was addressing a massive gathering at the Lalbhai Contractor stadium here before flagging off the Surat Night Marathon, with 'Run For New India' as its theme. "When the whole world has started 51

20 February, 2018 1:01 PM Aiyaary Box Office Collection Day 4: Sidharth Malhotra's Film Earns Over Rs 13 Crore

Aiyaary Box Office Collection: Sidharth Malhotra's film has collected Rs 13.19 crore Sidharth Malhotra's much-awaited film Aiyaary, which released last Friday, has earned over Rs 13 crore at the box office, reports trade analyst Taran Adarsh. Aiyaary is an espionage drama, also starring Manoj Bajpayee and Rakul Preet Singh. The film collected over Rs 8 crore 55

19 February, 2018 7:00 PM Many other sons of VIPs also present at cafe?

Farzi Cafe, where Mohammed Nalapad Haris and friends allegedly assaulted Vidvat L., hosted the sons of several politicians and, even, the son of a prominent actor in Bengaluru on Saturday night, sources said. Mohammed Nalapad’s lawyer Md. Usman alleged the complaint was “selectively registered” against a few people, including his client, while the sons of other 30

18 February, 2018 4:46 PM Real fun, serious change

Can the goofy-looking, corrupt, unethical, fictional “Humble Politician” Nograj make a difference in real life? If you ask the brains behind the character, the answer is, perhaps “Yes, he can”. Comedian and actor Danish Sait, who presented the talk on “Comedy is change” at The Huddle said that though his famous prank calls —made with comical accents 42

18 February, 2018 11:19 AM Rajnath Singh becomes one of top five politicians to have over 10-million Twitter followers

NEW DELHI: Home Minister Rajnath Singh has become one of the top five politicians in the country whose Twitter followers have crossed the 10-million mark. Singh's Twitter handle @rajnathsingh crossed the 10 million followers mark last night, a home ministry official said. The four other politicians in the country who have more than 10 million followers 47