2019 polls: EC gives clean chit to Sadhvi Pragya

The Election Commission of India today gave a clean chit to Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur, Bharatiya Janata Party candidate from Bhopal, over allegations of violating the 72-hour campaign ban imposed by the poll panel. Continue Reading

LS Polls: All arrangements in place at 71 constituencies for fourth phase

Voting will take place in 17 Parliamentary seats in Maharashtra, 13 each in Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh, eight in West Bengal, six each in Madhya Pradesh and Odisha; five in Bihar; and three in Jharkhand in this phase. Kulgam District of Anantnag constituency….. Continue Reading

Rafale row: SC issues contempt notice to Rahul

The Supreme Court today issued contempt notice to Congress president Rahul Gandhi for his remarks on the Rafale judgment, which the apex court had said were ‘incorrectly attributed’ to it. Continue Reading

DMK functionary kills brother, absconds

The police are on the hunt for a Thoothukudi DMK youth wing and Vijay fan club secretary absconding after he shot and killed his brother at midnight yesterday over a property dispute. Continue Reading

EVM centre row: Madurai Corpn staff dismissed

Madurai Corporation Junior Assistant Raja Prakash has been dismissed form service for entering the centre where EVMs have been kept. Continue Reading

Lawrence issues strong warning to Seeman

Raghava Lawrence, who awaits the release of Kanchana 3, is apparently annoyed with hate speeches by Seeman and his party cadres against him recently. In a press release here, Lawrence condemned his speeches. He said that Seeman has degraded his philanthropic activities and later, they buried the hatched. But the provoked party cadres of Seeman are said to be continuously abusing Lawrence on the internet and public events. Continue Reading

Case against Azam Khan for ‘insulting’ Jaya Prada

Samajwadi Party candidate Azam Khan was accused of making controversial statements against his BJP counterpart, Jaya Prada in UP’s Rampur constituency, has been asked to provide an explanation by the National Commission for Women following a show cause notice issued by her and has been charged in an FIR. Continue Reading

Rafale: Rahul in trouble as Supreme Court seeks explanation for remarks on Modi

The Supreme Court today accused Congress president Rahul Gandhi for misquoting its judgement on Rafale verdict and has provided a weeks’ time (next Monday) to give an explanation before the cantempt case charged against him will be heard next Tuesday. Continue Reading