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19 November, 2017 4:30 AM Senator Flake says GOP is ‘toast’ if it follows Trump, Moore

Republican U.S. Sen. Jeff Flake was caught on an open microphone saying that the GOP is “toast” if it follows Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore and President Donald Trump. Mr. Flake was talking to the mayor of the Phoenix suburb of Mesa after speaking at a town hall session for aerospace company workers Friday. He apparently didn’t know the microphone 26

18 November, 2017 2:48 PM Now Trinamool turns to cows ahead of panchayat polls

Opposition sceptical as party plans to distribute cows to rural households In an apparent bid to counter the BJP, the Trinamool Congress (TMC) government in West Bengal has unveiled a fresh strategy with the cow at its centre. The government will distribute cows to households in rural areas ahead of the panchayat polls. State’s Minister of Animal Resources 25

14 November, 2017 1:30 PM Iraqi Kurds seek talks after federal court bars secession

Iraq’s self-ruled Kurdish region says a federal court ruling that bars secession “must become a basis” for dialogue with the central government following September’s divisive independence referendum. In a statement issued on Tuesday, the Kurdish regional government says “we respect” the Nov. 6 decision by the Supreme Federal Court, an indication they may be willing 33

13 November, 2017 2:21 PM Nitish Kumar backs reservation for Jats, Marathas

Nitish Kumar on Monday said he favours reservation for the Jats and Marathas. Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday said he favours reservation for the Jats and Marathas and voiced his support for the Women`s Reservation Bill. "I am a supporter of reservation for the Jats and Marathas," Nitish Kumar, who is also the Janata Dal-United President 35

12 November, 2017 9:19 AM Congress wins Chitrakoot bypoll by over 14,000 votes

The Congress on Sunday won the Chitrakoot Assembly bypoll in Madhya Pradesh by a margin of over 14,100 votes.  BHOPAL: The Congress on Sunday won the Chitrakoot Assembly bypoll in Madhya Pradesh by a margin of over 14,100 votes. Congress candidate Nilanshu Chaturvedi defeated his nearest rival Bharatiya Janata Party's Shankar Dayal Tripathi 42

11 November, 2017 6:50 PM Cambridge University Men's Club Votes To Admit Women

London: For the first time in its over 180-year-old history, a traditional Cambridge University private members' club, famous as a male-only space, has voted to allow women members. The Pitt Club has been open only to men since it was founded in 1835, with entry dependent on formal election. Until now, women could accompany members to events at the clubhouse 40

11 November, 2017 2:34 PM Vladimir Putin says claims of Russian meddling in US vote 'fantasies'

Russian President Vladimir Putin said accusations that Moscow meddled in US elections, particularly through contacts with Donald Trump's campaign team, are "fantasies" and attempts to undermine the US presidency. Russian President Vladimir Putin on Saturday said accusations that Moscow meddled in US elections, particularly through contacts with Donald 37

9 November, 2017 5:08 AM Himachal Pradesh Assembly elections 2017- Star candidate

SHIMLA: Suresh Bharadwaj is fighting on the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ticket from Shimla in Himachal Pradesh which is voting on Thursday. In 2012, Suresh Bharadwaj defeated Congress party's Harish by 628 votes in the Himachal Pradesh Assembly elections. He is a three-time MLA from Shimla constituency winning the polls in 1990, 2007 and 2012. Bharadwaj 41

3 November, 2017 6:04 PM Madhu Azad Becomes Gurgaon's First Woman Mayor, Elected Unopposed

Gurgaon: The Millennium City got its first woman mayor today with Madhu Azad of the BJP winning the post unopposed. The post of mayor was, this year, reserved for women from scheduled caste. Besides, the posts of deputy mayor and senior deputy mayor were also bagged by women. Sunita Yadav, councillor for Ward 33, was chosen deputy mayor unanimously 49

31 October, 2017 9:36 AM Even Congress doesn't understand what he says: Nitin Gadkari on Rahul Gandhi

NIRMAND (HP): Union Minister Nitin Gadkari today took a swipe at Rahul Gandhi, saying that even Congress leaders and workers find it difficult to understand what their party vice president says. Gadkari, who was in Himachal Pradesh to campaign for the BJP ahead of the November 9 Assembly election in the state, also attacked the Nehru-Gandhi family over their 4