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24 November, 2018 5:46 PM Third Phase Of Panchayat Polls In Jammu And Kashmir Ends Peacefully

Voting for the third phase was also held in Leh and Kargil districts of the Ladakh region in addition to Ganderbal, Badgam, Kupwara, Baramulla and Bandipora in Kashmir. Voting in the third phase of Panchayat polls ended peacefully in Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday amid tight security. Polling was held in Ramban, Kishtwar, Doda, Kathua, Udhampur, Rajouri 89

24 November, 2018 10:46 AM Heavy deployment in Ayodhya, anti-terror squads and drone cameras to monitor situation

Security was beefed up in Ayodhya after over 25,000 Shiv Sena members arrived in the city on Saturday morning.  AYODHYA: Security was beefed up in Ayodhya after over 25,000 Shiv Sena members arrived in the city on Saturday morning. “UP government and District Administration have done elaborate security arrangements. Our goal is that programmes are held peacefully 166

22 November, 2018 12:46 PM BJP will destroy Mizo culture if voted to power, says Congress President Rahul Gandhi

Elections in Mizoram are just around the corner and with each passing day, the poll battle is intensifying. The two major parties — Congress and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) — are leaving no stone unturned to woo the voters. Recently, while addressing a public gathering in Champhai, Congress President Rahul Gandhi said if voted to power, the BJP will destroy 192

21 November, 2018 6:50 AM UPL rises 2% as Mauritius subsidiary buys agrochemical company in Costa Rica

UPL-Bioquim Group deal is expected to be completed in first half of calendar year 2019. After buying agrochemical company in Costa Rica by the subsidiary, UPL shares gained more than 2 percent intraday Wednesday. UPL Corporation (Mauritius), the wholly owned subsidiary of the company, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire directly or through its subsidiaries 146

20 November, 2018 2:13 PM Jammu And Kashmir Records 71% Voting In Second Phase Of Panchayat Polls

An estimated 71.1 per cent of voters exercised their franchise Tuesday in the second phase of panchayat elections in Jammu and Kashmir which concluded peacefully amid tight security arrangements, officials said. "In the Phase-II of Panchayat polls held today, overall 71.1 per cent polling was witnessed across the state. An overwhelming 80.4 per cent polling 123

19 November, 2018 5:08 PM Rahul to campaign in Mizoram on Tuesday, Congress alleges BJP trying to disrupt his rallies

Rahul will address a rally at Champhai and another at Aizawl in poll-bound Mizoram on Tuesday. AIZAWL: Congress president Rahul Gandhi is scheduled to address a rally at Champhai and another at Aizawl in poll-bound Mizoram on Tuesday. However, there is uncertainty about the venue of Rahul Gandhi's second programme, Congress party spokesman Lallianchhunga 111

18 November, 2018 5:17 PM Gold Worth Rs 3 Crore Smuggled In From Myanmar; Man Arrested In Bengal

The smuggled gold biscuits were concealed in a specially tailored cloth belt tied around his waist and under the insoles of his sports shoe. The Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) seized gold worth Rs 3 crore which was smuggled into India from Myanmar, an official statement said Sunday. Acting on inputs, the DRI intercepted a man from a train 85

17 November, 2018 2:31 PM Kashmir Records 64.5 Per Cent Turnout In First Phase Of Panchayat Polls

Over 64 per cent of electorate voted Saturday in the first phase of Panchayat elections in Kashmir while an impressive turnout of 79.5 per cent was recorded in Jammu region, officials said. The turnout in rural areas was significantly higher in Kashmir Valley unlike during the recent urban local bodies elections where barely four per cent of the electorate 87

16 November, 2018 6:19 PM Jammu and Kashmir all set for Panchayat polls to be held on Saturday

The state of Jammu and Kashmir is set for the Panchayat polls as all arrangements have been put in place for the first phase on Saturday. According to officials, 427 candidates are in the fray for 536 Sarpanch Halqas and 5,951 candidates for 4,048 Panch wards for the first phase of the Panchayat polls, as reported by news agency PTI. They said polling 88

16 November, 2018 1:37 PM Rajasthan Assembly Polls 2018: Tonk to see exciting clash between Sachin Pilot & Ajit Mehta

Rajasthan's Tonk assembly constituency is set to witness an interesting poll fight between Congress state unit chief Sachin Pilot and the BJP's sitting MLA Ajit Singh Mehta. The northern state will go to polls on December 7. Mehta had won the seat, which has a sizeable number of Muslim voters, in the 2013 assembly elections with a margin of over 30,000 votes 124