• Will Restore Jammu And Kashmir Autonomy, Say NC Leaders On Sheikh’s Birth Anniversary 05 Dec 2020 19:40 On the 115th birth anniversary of Sheikh Mohammad Abdullah, National Conference on Saturday said it is committed to fighting for the restoration of J&K's autonomy and Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir. Talking to media persons outside Sheikh's …
  • Phase III Panch Elections Witness 61% Turnout 05 Dec 2020 19:17 WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Email 6Shares 49.25% Votes Polled For Sarpanch Seats Jammu: The third phase of by-elections held on Friday to vacant seats of Panch and Sarpanch in Jammu and Kashmir recorded 61.10% and 49.25% voter turnout respectively, State …
  • Rajinikanth's political party will fight on all 234 seats in 2021 TN Assembly elections 05 Dec 2020 18:51 CHENNAI: The political advisor of actor-turned-politician Rajinikanth, Tamilaruvi Manian on Saturday said that their political party which will be launched in January 2021 will fight on all 234 seats in the next Assembly elections. "We will contest on …
  • Since the abrogation of Article 370, Gupkar gang is dejected, rejected & exposed: MoS Anurag Thakur 05 Dec 2020 18:51 Minister of State for Finance and Corporate Affairs Anurag Thakur, who led the BJP’s campaigning for the DDC polls, tells Prerna Katiyar in an interview the party is extremely confident of winning the elections because the people want a secure future. …
  • Election Commission has taken steps for safety of all candidates: J&K EC KK Sharma 05 Dec 2020 18:51 J&K Election Commissioner KK Sharma has been in the hot seat since the DDC elections began on November 28. In an interview with Prerna Katiyar, he says that the poll panel is treating all candidates fairly and equally and the criticisms in this regard …
  • How India's handling the pandemic: South sees cases dip, North still has concerning pockets 05 Dec 2020 18:19 A senior consultant at Sir Ganga Ram Hospital in New Delhi, Dr Atul Gogia, has been working off his feet, along with his team, since the last week of March, like their counterparts across the world, in their bid to combat Covid-19. After a tough few months …
  • Mission Kashmir: Will the ballot beat the bullet this time in J&K ? 05 Dec 2020 16:15 PS Sudan, 79, who runs an arms and ammunition business in downtown Jammu still remembers the 1964 rally that Sheikh Abdullah addressed in Doda. The co-founder of the Muslim Conference, which was renamed National Conference in 1939, had just stepped out of …
  • Absolute conspiracy, says BJP's Mukul Roy on charge sheet in TMC MLA murder case 05 Dec 2020 16:15 KOLKATA: BJP national vice president Mukul Roy, who was named in a supplementary chargesheet filed in the TMC MLA Satyajit Biswas murder case, on Saturday termed the development as an absolute conspiracy against him. "This is an absolute conspiracy. I …
  • TN Assembly elections 2021: Rajinikanth to contest on all 234 seats 05 Dec 2020 13:32 Actor-turned-politician Rajinikanth's political party is all set to contest the next Tamil Nadu Assembly elections on all constituencies in the state, confirmed the actor's political advisor Tamilaruvi Manian on Saturday. When asked about …
  • BJP's stronghold can be demolished by unity: Sena 05 Dec 2020 12:26 Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], December 5 (ANI): Buoyed by the Maha Vikas Aghadi's victory in Maharashtra Legislative Council polls, Shiv Sena on Saturday said that impregnable BJP can be defeated if parties fight elections together. "Elections …
  • We Can't Lose Again In 2020: Roland Koeman Demands Barcelona Hit Winning Streak As Cadiz Eye Another Scalp 05 Dec 2020 08:48 Ronald Koeman has told Barcelona they must win all their remaining six games in 2020 to stay in the LaLiga title hunt. (More Football News)  A rocky start to the campaign has followed the turbulent end to last season, which came to a head with the 8-2 …
  • UP Legislative Polls: IAS Officer On Election Duty Dies Of Heart Attack In Varanasi 05 Dec 2020 08:48 An IAS officer on election duty for the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Council polls in Varanasi died after suffering a heart attack, an official said on Saturday. District magistrate of Varanasi Kaushal Raj Sharma said Ajay Kumar Singh (50) was deployed as an …
  • AP Assembly rules out gram panchayat elections in February 05 Dec 2020 08:22 VIJAYAWADA: The Andhra Pradesh Assembly on Friday passed a resolution unanimously against conduct of gram panchayat elections due to prevalence of Covid-19. Minister for health Alla Kali Krishna Srinivas (Alla Nani) introduced the resolution in the House …
  • Bandi Sanjay's aggressive agenda benefits BJP in Hyderabad civic polls 05 Dec 2020 08:22 Hyderabad: The no-holds-barred approach of BJP state president Bandi Sanjay Kumar clearly gave the party an unprecedented historic presence of 48 seats in the GHMC Council and laid the stepping stone to directly challenge the TRS for power in the 2023 …
  • Floods gobble TRS winning prospects in GHMC polls 05 Dec 2020 08:22 HYDERABAD: The recent floods that wreaked havoc appear to have severely dented the winning prospects of the TRS in the GHMC elections. The BJP won a majority of GHMC wards in the flood-affected areas under LB Nagar, Uppal, Rajendranagar, Musheerabad, …
  • Planned for a 'surgical strike' but did a 'saffron strike' on TRS: Bandi 05 Dec 2020 08:22 Hyderabad: BJP state president Bandi Sanjay Kumar, who led the party to a stunning show in the GHMC elctions, thanked the cadre for giving a big victory to the party on Friday. Sanjay said that he had planned for a ‘surgical strike’ but had done a ‘saffron …
  • Telangana PCC chief Uttam Kumar resigns 05 Dec 2020 08:22 Hyderabad: Following the huge failure of the party in the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation elections, Telangana Pradesh Congress Committee president N. Uttam Kumar Reddy resigned on Friday. He requested the All India Congress Committee to take up …
  • BJP elated about victory in Hyderabad 05 Dec 2020 07:10 By Chennaivision in National News December 5, 2020 BJP leaders hailed the party’s show as it won 46 seats in the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC), against only four it had earlier in the corporation, with Union Home Minister Amit Shah …
  • BFI elections: Allegations of manipulation during India Open, BFI refutes 05 Dec 2020 05:30 Interesting battle for BFI's top post: Ex-Maharashtra sports minister Shelar to take on incumbent SinghThe high-stakes elections for the Boxing Federation of India (BFI) on December 18 in Gurugram has just got bigger, with the announcement of former …
  • Jolt for BJP in Maharashtra, wins just one out of 5 seats in MLC polls 05 Dec 2020 05:19 Mumbai: The BJP in Maharashtra suffered a jolt when it performed poorly in the biennial elections for the MLC polls in the state. Five Legislative Council seats from the Graduates' and Teachers' quota and one local body seat were up for grabs. Out …
  • Voting in Kashmir at 31.61%, Jammu registers 68.8% 05 Dec 2020 05:19 Sangrama: In the third phase of District Development Council Elections, around 50.53% voting was recorded across J&K on Friday, with Kashmir recording 31.61% votes and Jammu recorded 68.88%. The polling took place peacefully in all areas except, in …
  • GHMC polls: BJP sees turning point in Telangana 05 Dec 2020 05:19 New Delhi: BJP’s 12-fold jump in win in the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Polls has brought cheer to the party. BJP has managed to increase its seats from 4 in 2016 to 48 seats this time. The party sees a chance to capture power in the state when polls will …
  • GHMC polls: BJP emerges as major force; TRS largest party 05 Dec 2020 05:19 Hyderabad: The BJP put up an impressive performance in the Hyderabad urban polls, emerging as the second-largest party in the corporation. Its seats went up from 4 to 48, indicating that it could become the alternative force to the ruling Telangana Rashtra …
  • India’s democracy 05 Dec 2020 02:42 IT is not fashionable to cite old classics. But if one turns to Roman, Greek and, more so, the English classics, one is struck by their relevance to modern times. Take this, from John Stuart Mill’s essay on representative government: “There are nations who …
  • Jagan lambasts Naidu for destroying cooperative dairies 05 Dec 2020 02:31 VIJAYAWADA: An enraged Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy on Friday slammed the Opposition and a section of the media in the Legislative Assembly for “spreading lies” and charged that the Telugu Desam government had destroyed cooperative dairies in …
  • 50.53% Vote In Phase III of DDC Polls: SEC 04 Dec 2020 22:49 WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Email 4Shares Jammu: The third phase of District Development Council (DDC) elections held across 33 constituencies of Jammu and Kashmir recorded 50.53% of voter turnout, State Election Commissioner K.K Sharma on Friday. The SEC …
  • Those In Touch With Opposition Free To Leave TMC: Mamata Banerjee 04 Dec 2020 21:11 West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday issued a stern warning against "anti-party activities" and said TMC leaders in touch with the opposition are free to quit the ruling party in the state. Although the TMC supremo did not take …
  • Maharashtra MLC Poll Result: Ruling MVA Wins 4 Of 5 Seats, BJP Loses In Bastion Nagpur 04 Dec 2020 21:11 The one-year-old Shiv Sena-NCP-Congress government in Maharashtra got a shot in the arm on Friday as the ruling coalition won four of the five Legislative Council seats from the Graduates' and Teachers' quota. In a setback for the BJP, which lost …
  • 56% Turnout In Phase 3 Jammu And Kashmir Council Polls, Candidate Attacked 04 Dec 2020 21:10 In spite of the attack on a district development council candidate in South Kashmir’s Anantnag district, 56 per cent voted in the third phase of District Development Council (DDC) election. State Election Commissioner KK. Sharma said 50.53 per cent of …
  • Who Will Be The New Mayor Of Greater Hyderabad? 04 Dec 2020 21:10 With no party getting the requisite number in the 150-strong cash-rich Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC), now the question that seems to be on everyone’s lips is: will the TRS join hands with its all-weather ally All-India Majlis-e-Ittehadul …
  • GHMC removes contact details of corporators 04 Dec 2020 19:54 HYDERABAD: The city will have 300 corporators till February 8. The term of 150 members of the outgoing GHMC Council ends on February 8. Those elected in the recent elections will stay as corporators-elect till then. Meanwhile, the Greater Hyderabad …
  • GHMC polls: MIM functionaries immersed in celebrations 04 Dec 2020 19:54 Hyderabad: Celebrations broke out at the AIMIM headquarters 'Darussalam' and near the residence of party president Asaduddin Owaisi, ’Al-Siddique’, in Shastripuram after its good show in the GHMC elections. Party workers began reaching Darussalam …
  • GHMC polls: BJP pushes MIM to third place 04 Dec 2020 19:54 Hyderabad: The All India Majlis Ittehad-ul-Muslimeen won 44 seats in the GHMC elections, but ended up in the third place due to the exceptionally strong performance by the BJP. The MIM had contested from 52 wards. The AIMIM lost the Jambagh division to the …
  • TRS manages to emerge as single largest party in GHMC poll results 04 Dec 2020 19:54 Hyderabad: The TRS won 55 seats and emerged as the single largest party in the GHMC Council, though its tally plunged from 99 seats in 2016. Party working president K.T. Rama Rao pointed out that the party had the most seats, and thanked the people for …
  • TRS’ missteps, the BJP’s rise: How southern politics is going to change forever 04 Dec 2020 19:04 By the time you read this, the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) elections have concluded and the winner has been announced. The TRS has emerged the single largest party with the BJP a close second. The TRS may not be able to form a government …
  • BJP makes electoral inroads in Hyderabad with a 'saffron strike' in civic body polls 04 Dec 2020 19:04 HYDERABAD: Backed by a high-octane campaign involving its top guns, the BJP on Friday made significant electoral inroads here in the fiercely contested GHMC polls, almost giving a scare to the ruling TRS, which just managed to retain control of the civic …
  • GHMC elections: BJP has emerged as a strong party, says G Kishan Reddy 04 Dec 2020 19:04 MoS (Home) G Kishan Reddy on Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) elections said that BJP came out as a strong party today. “TRS had 99 seats in Hyderabad, this has come down to 55 now. We had 4 seats and we have won 50 as of now. The number of …
  • Hyderabad poll result 'historic', shows rejection of dynastic, appeasement politics: BJP chief Nadda 04 Dec 2020 19:04 NEW DELHI: Lauding its "astounding" performance in the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) polls, where it has made big gains, as a "moral victory", the BJP on Friday said it has emerged as the "only alternative" to …
  • Uddhav's relations good with Pawar, Sonia for power: BJP 04 Dec 2020 15:41 Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], December 4 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Pankaja Munde on Friday said that Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray's relations with Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar and Congress chief …
  • We're the only alternative to the ruling TRS in Telangana, says BJP on Hyderabad local polls 04 Dec 2020 15:12 NEW DELHI: BJP's performance in the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) polls is a "moral victory" for the party and it has emerged as the "only alternative" to the ruling TRS in Telangana, its general secretary Bhupender …
  • 'Last wish fulfilled,' say West Pakistan refugees in Jammu on exercising franchise first time 04 Dec 2020 15:12 JAMMU: Tears well up in the eyes of 87-year-old Lal Chand and his 82-year-old wife Trivita as they hold up their inked fingers after casting their votes in the third phase of District Development Council (DDC) elections at a polling station here on Friday. …
  • Ruling BJP in Assam is going all out to win the sixth schedule council, Bodoland territorial council 04 Dec 2020 15:12 Guwahati: Ruling BJP in Assam is going all out to win the sixth schedule council, Bodoland territorial council (BTC) which is going for two phase polls on December 7 and December 10. The area is now known as Bodoland territorial region (BTR). BJP and its …
  • Haryana Congress seeks special assembly session for no-trust vote against Khattar government 04 Dec 2020 15:12 Chandigarh: The Congress in Haryana will seek the convening of a special session of the assembly to bring a no-confidence motion against the BJP-led state government, its legislature party leader Bhupinder Singh Hooda said Friday. Hooda claimed that the M …
  • GHMC Election Results Live Updates: TRS maintains big lead, BJP eyes second place 04 Dec 2020 11:48 !1 New UpdateClick here for latest updates Results of majority of the 150 wards will be declared within the first two rounds since most of the wards registered around 25,000 votes. Each round of counting involves 14,000 votes. In all, 34.5 lakh votes were …
  • Maharashtra: Jolt to BJP in MLC polls 04 Dec 2020 11:48 The BJP in Maharashtra suffered a jolt when it performed poorly in the biennial elections for the MLC polls in the state. Three Graduate’s, two teachers constituency and one local body seats were up for grabs. Out of the 6 seats the BJP managed to win only …
  • BJP failed to judge MVA's strength: Devendra Fadnavis on poll results 04 Dec 2020 11:46 Mumbai: With the BJP facing setbacks in the Maharashtra Legisltive Council polls, its leader Devendra Fadnavis on Friday said his party failed to gauge the combined strength of the Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) allies. He said the party will analyse the poll …
  • Rajinikanth will not click in politics: Congress leader Veerappa Moily 04 Dec 2020 11:46 BENGALURU: Tamil superstar Rajinikanth will not click in the southern state's politics, where the ethos of Dravidian culture has always manifested, senior Congress leader M Veerappa Moily claimed on Friday. The former Union Minister recalled that the …
  • Uttar Pradesh MLC polls: BJP wins 3 seats, Samajwadi Party 1 in initial results 04 Dec 2020 11:41 LUCKNOW: The ruling BJP won three of the six Uttar Pradesh Legislative Council seats for which results were announced initially on Friday. Altogether, polling was held on 11 seats reserved for graduates and teachers in the biennial elections. The BJP on …
  • Polling Underway For Third Phase Of DDC Polls In J&K 04 Dec 2020 09:46 WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Email 2Shares Srinagar- Polling for the third phase of District Development Council (DDC) elections in Jammu and Kashmir began on a dull note as foggy and chilly weather conditions kept most people indoors early on Friday, …
  • J&K BJP Expels 10 Members For Anti-Party Activities 04 Dec 2020 09:46 WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Email 9Shares Jammu- The Jammu and Kashmir BJP has expelled 10 members for anti-party activities after eight of them contested the District Development Council (DCC) polls and the panchayat by-elections in the union territory …
  • 43.03% Votes Polled Till 1 PM In 3rd Phase Of DDC Elections In J&K 04 Dec 2020 09:46 WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Email 4Shares Srinagar- Over forty-three per cent polling was recorded till 01:00 pm in the third phase of District Development Council (DDC) elections in Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday with Poonch district recording the highest …
  • GHMC Election Results Live Updates: TRS stays in lead as counting progresses, BJP tally slips 04 Dec 2020 08:44 !1 New UpdateClick here for latest updates Congress opens account, party candidate Sirisha Reddy wins AS Rao Nagar ward. TRS candidate Sunitha wins from Mettuguda ward, local media reports TRS in lead as counting progresses TRS-57, BJP-25, MIM-22, Congress …
  • Polling underway for third phase of DDC polls in Jammu and Kashmir 04 Dec 2020 08:43 Srinagar: Polling for the third phase of District Development Council (DDC) elections in Jammu and Kashmir began on a dull note as foggy and chilly weather conditions kept most people indoors early on Friday, officials said. The polling for 33 DDC seats -- …
  • DDC elections: Voting for 3rd phase underway in J&K 04 Dec 2020 08:43 Polling is underway for the third phase of District Development Council (DDC) elections in several parts of Jammu and Kashmir on December 04. People were seen standing in a long queue at a polling booth in Chak Jafar Village in Jammu, waiting for their …
  • Rajini's new political party in 2021 04 Dec 2020 05:54 Chennai: Announcing that the time has come to change the fate of Tamil Nadu, film actor Rajinikanth announced on Thursday that he would launch his political party in 2021 and make an announcement on that on December 31. Along with a hashtag ‘will change, …
  • GHMC exit polls show TRS winner 04 Dec 2020 05:54 Hyderabad: Exit polls predicted that the Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS) would romp back to victory in the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation elections and that the BJP would emerge as the prime opposition party to the TRS in Hyderabad. The TRS is …
  • BJP hopes to repeat 2019 performance in Bengal polls 04 Dec 2020 05:28 New Delhi: BJP’s impressive performance in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections in West Bengal where it won an unprecedented 18 of the 42 seats is the basis on which it is building its 2021 assembly election campaign as it focuses on seats in the western and …
  • Centre opposes life ban for tainted politicians to contest elections 04 Dec 2020 05:28 New Delhi: The central government on Thursday opposed any suggestion to ban for lifetime all convicted politicians from contesting polls, thereby rejecting the Election Commission suggestion on this score. The law department was responding to court notices …
  • Hyderabad Civic Polls: Counting Of Votes Begins 04 Dec 2020 05:25 The counting of votes for the high-stakes Hyderabad civic elections began on 8 am on Friday. Though the run-up to the elections witnessed a high-pitched campaign, the turnout of the voters on December 1 was an unimpressive 46.55 per cent (34.50 lakh) out …
  • What do the local elections mean for Kashmiris? 04 Dec 2020 05:08 Srinagar, Indian-administered Kashmir – Kashmiris on Saturday voted in the first local elections since the tumultuous abrogation of the Muslim-majority region’s limited autonomy last August, marking the resumption of a stalled political process. Nearly six …
  • Rajinikanth enters political fray in India 04 Dec 2020 01:35 Indian film superstar Rajinikanth yesterday became the latest in a long line of big-name actors to enter politics.  The action hero, one of Asia's best-paid actors, said on Twitter that with "huge support from people" he would be launching a …
  • Chinas Engagement With Nepals Ruling Party Troubles India The Diplomat 03 Dec 2020 23:55 AdvertisementKATHMANDU – Recently, Nepal’s ruling party, the Nepal Communist Party (NCP), was on the verge of splitting due to an internal rift. But the active participation of the Chinese ambassador to Nepal, Hou Yangqi, likely averted the party’s split, …
  • India Committed To Retrieve Pak Kashmir: Singh 03 Dec 2020 23:06 WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Email 8Shares Jammu: Union Minister Jitendra Singh on Thursday said India stands committed to retrieving Pakistan controlled Kashmir (PcK) and it was the only outstanding issue between the two countries. “There is no such issue as …
  • DDC Elections: 305 Candidates in Fray for 3rd Phase Today 03 Dec 2020 23:06 WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Email 9Shares SEC K. K. Sharma addresses press conference in Jammu on Thursday Jammu: A total of 7.37 lakh voters will decide the fate of 305 candidates contesting in the third phase of the District Development Council (DDC) …
  • Local elections open in Kashmir amid tight security - 2020-11-28 03 Dec 2020 21:33 Indian security officers keep guard near the site of an attack on the outskirts of Srinagar, Indian controlled Kashmir, Thursday, Nov. 26, 2020. Anti-... Indian security officers keep guard near the site of an attack on the outskirts of Srinagar, Indian …
  • Rajini to start party in January, contest Assembly elections 03 Dec 2020 20:13 By Chennaivision in Chennai News December 3, 2020 Ending years of suspense, superstar Rajinikanth today announced that he would take the political plunge by starting his own party in January next year. In a Twitter post, he said he would make an …
  • DDC elections: Stage set for third phase polling, 7.37 lakh voters to decide fate of 305 candidates 03 Dec 2020 16:44 JAMMU: A total of 7.37 lakh voters will decide the fate of 305 candidates contesting in the third phase of the District Development Council (DDC) elections in Jammu and Kashmir on Friday. State Election Commissioner (SEC) K K Sharma on Thursday said …
  • Parties urge voters to participate in Friday's District Development Council elections 03 Dec 2020 16:44 SRINAGAR: Leaders of the People’s Alliance for Gupkar Declaration (PAGD) and the BJP have urged people in Kashmir to come out to vote in large numbers in the third phase of the District Development Council elections to be held on Friday. BJP’s national …
  • Kumbh, 2022 elections on agenda: Nadda to begin four-day visit to Uttarakhand tomorrow 02 Dec 2020 21:51 Written by Lalmani Verma | Dehradun | December 3, 2020 1:47:00 am J P NaddaBJP president J P Nadda will begin his four-day visit to Uttarakhand by meeting sants in Haridwar and attending Ganga aarti at Har Ki Pauri on Friday. He will also meet RSS …
  • 1st in India: Twitter tags BJP IT cell chief’s tweet as ‘manipulated media’ 02 Dec 2020 20:58 Responding to Rahul Gandhi’s allegation of police brutality, Malviya had posted a video to claim that farmers were threatened, not beatenNEW DELHI: In a first for India, Twitter has tagged a tweet by BJP’s IT cell head Amit Malviya as “manipulated media”. …
  • Post-assembly elections, Bihar BJP continues to be in active mode 02 Dec 2020 18:11 New Delhi: A meeting of the party’s state-level functionaries and district presidents was held at BJP’s state headquarters in Patna on Wednesday. All the heads of BJP’s different “Morcha” (fronts) and “Prakoshtha” (Cells) also attended the meeting. As a …
  • Bengal Elections: Time to play some chess, Bengal Comrades 02 Dec 2020 14:43 The strategic choice before the Communists in the 2021 Bengal elections is to stand down and declare unilateral support to the Trinamool Congress. There is sacrifice and there is sacrifice. One entails unilateral loss and self-inflicted pain, so that …
  • India and the Seychelles: Economics First, Defense Later 02 Dec 2020 14:36 AdvertisementIndian Foreign Minister S. Jaishankar’s visit to the Seychelles last week, during which he described the island nation as “central” to India’s Security and Growth for All in the Region (SAGAR) vision, highlights New Delhi’s renewed efforts at …
  • GHMC elections: Over 43% voter turnout, repolling in old Malakpet 02 Dec 2020 12:00 Canada PM Justin Trudeau backs farmers protests says,"Situation is concerning" Over 43 per cent voters cast their votes on Tuesday in the elections to the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) which was largely peaceful and smooth, …
  • India keen on US allowing resumption of oil supplies from Iran, Venezuela: Pradhan 02 Dec 2020 10:52 NEW DELHI:India, the world's third-largest energy consumer, wants the new US administration to allow resumption of oil supplies from Iran and Venezuela so as to give the country more options to meet its requirements, Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan …
  • Twitter starts labelling tweets with manipulated media in India: How this works 02 Dec 2020 08:26 By: Tech Desk | New Delhi | December 2, 2020 12:54:14 pm Twitter is now labelling tweets with manipulated videos, pictures as such in India as well. (Image source: Bloomberg) Twitter has started labelling tweets, which include manipulated media in India as …
  • 'Missing' voter names results in low turnout in GHMC elections 02 Dec 2020 07:46 Hyderabad: Voters had many reasons to explain why they did not take part in the GHMC elections on Tuesday While the BJP blamed the TRS for the low turnout, the voters said they stayed away because they had no holiday, the fear of the Coronavirus or because …
  • Hyderabad takes city elections easy 02 Dec 2020 07:46 Hyderabad: True to form, the city remained unmoved by the high-voltage campaign and did not stir out in large numbers for the GHMC elections on Tuesday. Still, the final polling percentage was 45.7, the highest in three GHMC polls. It was 45.27 per cent in …
  • Asia Today: India's cases continue to decline with 36,600 02 Dec 2020 05:12 Updated 11:32 pm EST, Tuesday, December 1, 2020 Photo: Mahesh Kumar A, AP Indians wearing face masks as a precaution against the coronavirus wait in a queue to cast their votes during the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) elections in …
  • Much ahead of elections, a promise: Vote for Goa Forward Party, get compulsory siesta hour 01 Dec 2020 23:32 Written by Smita Nair | Panaji | December 2, 2020 4:49:25 am The siesta hour is sacrosanct for most Goans — any attempt at any of kind of engagement between the afternoon hours is considered without grace and lacking in concern. (Illustration: Suvajit Dey) …
  • Jammu & Kashmir: Second phase of District Development Council elections recorded 48.62% voting 01 Dec 2020 22:17 Srinagar: The second phase of the District Development Council elections recorded around 48.62% voting across J&K with Kashmir Valley reporting 33.34% and the Jammu division witnessing 65.54%. The second phase of elections witnessed a slight dip …
  • Storm In A Teacup? India Reacts To Trudeau’s Support To Farmers 01 Dec 2020 21:57 Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau may be the poster boy of the liberal elite worldwide but is not popular in India. His last visit in 2018 was a near diplomatic disaster as his delegation included a former Khalistan activist. Jaspal Atwal, was once …
  • GHMC elections: Low voter turnout till 4 p.m. 01 Dec 2020 12:01 Polling percentage remained at just about 30% even at 4 p.m., only two hours before the deadline. While the polling has been largely uneventful unlike the Assembly polls in 2018 when complaints of missing voter names and faulty EVMs abounded, the number of …
  • Rajasthan: 11% votes cast till 10 am in 3rd phase of panchayat samiti, zila parishad elections 01 Dec 2020 11:14 About 11 per cent voters exercised their franchise till 10 am on Tuesday in the third phase of panchayat samiti and zila parishad elections in 21 districts of Rajasthan. The voting began in the morning amid tight security arrangements at 7,964 polling …
  • 40.31% Votes Polled Till 1 PM In 2nd Phase Of DDC Elections In J&K 01 Dec 2020 10:02 WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Email 5Shares   Srinagar- Over 40 per cent polling was recorded till 01:00 PM in the 2nd phase of District Development Council (DDC) elections in Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday, with Jammu district recording the highest voting …
  • GHMC elections: Old City sees poor turnout in early hours 01 Dec 2020 08:32 Polling in wards of the Old City was slow in the first few hours in the morning empty booths and voters were entering in twos or threes, but as the day proceeded, the more electors started to trickle in. Security was beefed up and those who entered polling …
  • J&K DDC elections: Voting for second phase underway 01 Dec 2020 08:06 Polling underway in the second phase of District Development Council (DDC) elections in Panchari area of Udhampur. People were also seen standing in a queue at a polling booth in Srinagar’s Balhama area, waiting for their turn to cast their votes. DDC …
  • DDC elections: Vote for development, say candidates 01 Dec 2020 06:17 Baramulla (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], November 30 (ANI): Candidates of the District Development Council (DDC) elections in Jammu and Kashmir on Monday appealed to people to vote for development in the region. In the view of DDC elections in the new Union …
  • GHMC elections: Over 74 lakh voters to vote at 9101 polling stations across the city 01 Dec 2020 05:01 Voting for the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Elections began on a smooth note in Golconda, Attapur, Rajendra Nagar, Tolichowki and Langar Houz wards at 7 a.m. on Tuesday. Largely, polling started at the scheduled hour, and voters began to arrive right since …
  • India: Nizam’s Grandson Decries Attempts to Tarnish Former Ruler 01 Dec 2020 04:46 Nawab Najaf Ali Khan, the grandson of seventh Nizam Mir Osman Ali Khan. — File photo Nawab Najaf Ali Khan reacted to the statement of Union Home Minister Amit Shah that BJP wants to free Hyderabad from the “Nizam culture” HYDERABAD — A day after Union Home …
  • Violating norms, GHMC uses hazardous plastic during elections 01 Dec 2020 04:37 HYDERABAD: The over-enthusiastic Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) officials have once again erected over 200 flexies and hoardings at DRC centre, polling stations and polling locations despite plastic ban being imposed in the city. Ironically …
  • Phase 2 of DDC elections in J&K: All Kashmir booths sensitive as 43 seats go to polls today 30 Nov 2020 19:31 SRINAGAR: The Jammu and Kashmir administration has made elaborate arrangements for the smooth conduct of the second phase of the District Development Council (DDC) elections scheduled on Tuesday urging people to come out to vote without fear. The …
  • World Review Podcast: India in the World 30 Nov 2020 18:52 On today's episode of World Review from the New Statesman, Emily Tamkin in Washington, DC and Ido Vock in Berlin are joined by Milan Vaishnav, the director of the South Asia programme at the Carnegie Endowment and the author of When Crime Pays. They …
  • Politicians Woo Refugee Sect Ahead of 2021 Elections 30 Nov 2020 11:37 Kolkata — As India’s eastern state of West Bengal goes to the polls next year, a community of refugees, neglected for decades, is being wooed by opposing political parties. “The Matuas have been facing discrimination in society for hundreds of years. Today …
  • What is behind India’s ‘love jihad’ legislation? 30 Nov 2020 10:49 India is a triumph of the imagination: innumerable cultures, languages, and worldviews, often at odds with one other, loosely bound by a constitution that frames equal rights and common values for an impossibly diverse population. One of these values is …
  • GHMC district reports 63 containment zones ahead of elections 30 Nov 2020 09:13 Hyderabad: It is just a day to the GHMC elections polling day, and as many as 63 containment zones for COVID-19 have been identified under the GHMC limits, as per the data by the state health department. These include zones of Charminar, Khairatabad, …
  • Why is India not holding talks with Pakistan when it is talking to China: Mehbooba Mufti 30 Nov 2020 08:36 Former chief minister of Indian occupied Kashmir (IoK) Mehbooba Mufti questioned why India was unwilling to hold talks with Pakistan when it was talking to China despite Beijing taking “India’s lands”. “There should be a dialogue between the two countries …
  • Elections No Solution To Kashmir Issue, Hold Dialogue With Pak: Mehbooba 29 Nov 2020 20:28 WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Email 42Shares Srinagar- PDP president Mehbooba Mufti on Sunday said elections are no solution to the Kashmir problem and called for a dialogue between India and Pakistan to address the issue. She also accused the BJP-led …
  • Youth disappointed; wishes for real issues to be addressed in elections 29 Nov 2020 07:41 Hyderabad: Real work and not bogus promises, action on civic issues, unemployment, women’s safety and student issues are some of the concerns of the youth for the upcoming GHMC elections, that they say have instead gone unaddressed by the political parties …
  • ICC elections: India defeats Pakistan in a volatile 'proxy' battle 26 Nov 2020 07:02 No such thing as 'Big Three', both bilateral and ICC events important: ICC chairman Greg BarclayThe 'Big Three' was a concept where India, Australia and England were supposed to earn the lion's share of global body's revenue. In the …