TN Governor seeks ‘factual report’ of incidents in Assembly during trust vote

Chennai: After meeting DMK leaders and former chief minister O Panneerselvam, Tamil Nadu Governor Ch Vidyasagar Rao directed the state Assembly secretary AMP Jamaludeen to send him “a factual report” of the “incidents” that occurred in the House during the motion for trust vote moved by the Edappadi K Palaniswami government on More...

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By Agencies On Sunday, February 19th, 2017
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61.16 percent voter turnout in Phase three of UP Assembly polls

Lucknow: Over 61 per cent balloting was recorded as polling closed for the third phase of the Uttar Pradesh assembly elections on Sunday, Election Commission (EC) officials said. The voting was by and large peaceful The More...

By Agencies On Sunday, February 19th, 2017
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US Navy begins patrol in South China Sea

Washington: A US Navy aircraft carrier strike group has begun patrols in the South China Sea, an official statement said. Taiwan also claims part of the area The US Navy in the statement announced the Carrier Strike More...

By Agencies On Saturday, February 18th, 2017
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Crowds swamp Bengaluru air show for flying thrills

Bengaluru: Thousands of people, including women and children thronged the air show to watch the stunning aerobatics and thrilling daredevilry of fighters and helicopters, as the five-day Aero India expo concluded More...

By Agencies On Saturday, February 18th, 2017
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Hafiz Saeed listed in Pakistan’s Anti-Terror Act

Islamabad: Over two weeks after placing Jamaat-ud Dawa (JuD) chief Hafiz Saeed under house arrest, Pakistan has included the name of the Mumbai attacks mastermind in the Fourth Schedule of the Anti-Terrorism Act More...

By Agencies On Saturday, February 18th, 2017
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Pakistani Senate passes Hindu marriage bill

Islamabad: Pakistani Hindu community will have a personal law for the first time as the Senate has passed ‘The Hindu Marriage Bill 2017’. Vankwani said it was difficult for Hindu women to prove their More...

By Agencies On Friday, February 17th, 2017
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‘Neutral’ stance allows us to go any way on RBI rates: Patel

Mumbai: RBI Governor Urjit Patel said on Friday the change to “neutral” stance at the bank’s monetary policy review last week allows more flexibility to go either way on rates, as compared with More...

By Agencies On Friday, February 17th, 2017
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Two Kashmir policemen injured in grenade attack; Pak flag waved

Srinagar: Two local policemen were injured on Friday in central Kashmir’s Badgam district when terrorists hurled a grenade at a police party, officials said. Protesters, shouting anti-India and pro-Pakistan More...

By Agencies On Friday, February 17th, 2017
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Minister slams Congress, NC for criticising army chief’s warning on Kashmir

New Delhi: Minister of State in the PMO Jitendra Singh on Friday accused the Congress and the National Conference of behaving like separatists for criticising Army Chief General Bipin Rawat’s warning to protesters More...

By Agencies On Friday, February 17th, 2017
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Fox News anchor ‘in talks’ to join Trump administration

Washington: Fox News anchor Heather Nauert is in talks to be named the next State Department spokesperson, a media report said. Trump said “Fox and Friends” is “the most honest morning show” The More...