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9 November, 2018 7:43 AM Tamil Film's Makers Reportedly Give In To AIADMK Sarkar, To Cut Scenes

The AIADMK has objected to scenes and lines in Sarkar that it says are critical of the state government. The makers of 'Sarkar', a political thriller starring actor Vijay, have reportedly agreed, under pressure from the state government, to cut out or mute parts of the movie apparently critical of the ruling AIADMK and former chief minister J Jayalalithaa 202

9 November, 2018 7:43 AM Kerala High Court Disqualifies Lawmaker For "Using Religion" To Win Polls

KM Shaji is accused of having violated norms prescribed under various sections of the Representation of the People Act to win the elections. The Kerala High Court today disqualified an Indian Union Muslim League (IUML) MLA on a plea claiming that he used religion to win the Assembly polls in 2016. Disqualifying KM Shaji, who had won the elections from Azhikode 122

8 November, 2018 4:10 AM Brothel-Owning Republican Who Died Last Month Wins Elections In US

Dennis Hof, who presented himself as an American pimp, was a strip-club owner who ran multiple brothels. He had nicknamed himself the "Trump from Pahrump," after the town where he lived in Nevada. A brothel-owning, evangelical Christian-backed Republican candidate who died last month won his race for the Nevada state legislature late on Tuesday, according 329

8 November, 2018 1:43 AM CNN Reporter's White House Credentials Revoked After Run-In With Trump

The White House on Wednesday suspended the press pass of a CNN reporter who hours earlier engaged in a testy confrontation with Donald Trump at a news conference. "The White House is suspending the hard pass of the reporter involved until further notice," said White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders, referring to CNN reporter Jim Acosta, who then tweeted 97

8 November, 2018 12:36 AM Prove Mahinda Rajapaksa's Majority In Floor Test: Sri Lanka Speaker

Sri Lanka speaker Karu Jayasuriya said he had met party representatives to finalise the agenda for November 14 when the current suspension of parliament by President Sirisena would end. Sri Lankan Speaker Karu Jayasuriya said Wednesday he wanted a floor test in parliament to resolve the issue of two prime ministers in the country which arose following 107

7 November, 2018 4:23 AM Ted Cruz Re-Elected To Senate In US's Texas In Win For Republicans

Texas Republican Ted Cruz won re-election to a second term in the Senate, beating off Democratic challenger Beto O'Rourke in one of America's most expensive and closely watched midterm races, US news networks projected Tuesday. Cruz -- a 47-year-old who battled President Donald Trump for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination -- overcame major deficits 141

2 November, 2018 2:28 PM 3 Ministers Denied Tickets As BJP Issues Candidate List In Madhya Pradesh

There are 230 seats in Madhya Pradesh, where the BJP has been in power for three consecutive terms. The Bharatiya Janata Party today issued its first list of 177 candidates for the single-phase on November 28 Madhya Pradesh Assembly elections and dropped three ministers, including Urban Development Minister Maya Singh, from the list. The party also announced 66

1 November, 2018 4:16 PM Twitter asks users to choose new #HappyDiwali emoji this year

The micro-blogging platform asked Twitterati to vote of the three emojis within the next 24 hours.  Twitter India is back with its a poll to select a new emoji for Diwali this year. The micro-blogging platform shared a 21-second video with the three emojis options, asking Twitterati to vote for one within the next 24 hours. “Guess what? This year, we want you to choose 79

30 October, 2018 10:05 AM FIR Against BJP Minister In Rajasthan For Seeking 'Hindu Votes'

State minister for Rural Development Dhan Singh Rawat violated the model code of conduct in poll-bound Rajasthan. A First Information Report (FIR) has been registered against Minister of State for Rural Development Dhan Singh Rawat for allegedly seeking votes in the name of religion and violating the model code of conduct in the poll-bound Rajasthan 137

30 October, 2018 4:08 AM Will Sue Rahul Gandhi For Defamation, Says Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister

Election in Madhya Pradesh: Shivraj Singh Chouhan accused Rahul Gandhi of making "patently false allegations" linked to the Vyapam scam and the Panama Papers. Rahul Gandhi is likely to face a defamation suit for his comments on Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan as the campaign for the November state election grows bitter. Mr Chouhan 88