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Religious, political parties misused Islam to damage Pakistan: Imran

By HAMZA AMEERIslamabad, April 19 | Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has lashed out at political and religious parties in the country for misusing...

Rahul Gandhi suspends all his political rallies in Bengal

New Delhi, April 18 | Amid massive Covid surge in the country, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi has suspended all his political rallies in West...

Most political parties favour weekend curfew in Bihar

Patna, April 17 | A majority of political parties in Bihar are in favour of a weekend curfew of 62 hours between Friday evening...

Padma Shri actor Vivekh passes away, political leaders condole (Lead)

Chennai, April 17 | Tamil movie comedian and Padma Shri recipient Vivekh passed away on Saturday at a private hospital here. He was 59.He...

Is Sidhu in hunt of new political space in Punjab?

New Delhi/Chandigarh, April 15 | Congress leader Navjot Singh Sidhu is now trying to carve his own political space after being kept waiting for...

Lebanese PM to ask Russia for political, economic support

Beirut, April 15 | Lebanese Prime Minister-designate Saad Hariri intends to ask Russia for support in solving the country's political and economic crisis during...

Electioneering leads to TN political leaders infected with Covid

Chennai, April 12 | The death of Congress candidate from Srivilliputhur constituency in Tamil Nadu P.S.W. Madhava Rao and BJP leader from Aruvarakurshi constituency,...

Ex-Aus PM calls News Corp ‘most powerful political force’

Canberra, April 12 | Former Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull on Monday described News Corporation, owned by media mogul Rupert Murdoch, as the most...

Sharmila leaves for Khammam to unveil political plans

Hyderabad, April 9 | Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy's sister Y.S. Sharmila left Hyderabad for Khammam on Friday in a big...

New letter-writing trend is political conspiracy: Sena

Mumbai, April 8 | A new trend of letter-writing by accused in jails has started in Maharashtra which is a political conspiracy intended to...

TN political parties in calculation mode a day after polling

Chennai, April 7 | Political parties of Tamil Nadu, especially the Dravidian majors are in calculation mode with permutations and combinations on the poll...

UN peacekeeping chief urges Mali to carry forward political transition

United Nations, April 7 | UN Undersecretary-General for Peace Operations Jean-Pierre Lacroix on Tuesday asked Mali to carry forward the current political transition."Any sustainable...

Stakes high for big political parties as 3rd phase of polling...

New Delhi, April 6 | Voting for the crucial third phase of Assembly polls in Assam and West Bengal, and the single phase elections...

Recalling memories and reimagining memorials of political caution and cultural nourishment

By Sukant DeepakNew Delhi, March 31 | Comprising installations, assemblages, sculptures, paintings and woodcuts, major Indian artist Riyas Komu tells IANS...

No plans to float political party, says Teenmaar Mallanna

Hyderabad, March 28 | Television show presenter Teenmaar Mallanna, who gave a tough fight to the ruling Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) in the recent...

Academics ‘distressed’ to learn of Mehta quitting under political pressure

New Delhi, March 21 | Hundreds of leading academics, including from top universities like Yale, Harvard, Stanford, MIT, Cornell, Columbia, Princeton, UCLA, Johns Hopkins,...

SUV case: Vaze bypassed police hierarchy, reported directly to ‘political masters’

Mumbai/Delhi, March 18 | Crucial audio tapes in possession of the National Investigation Agency (NIA) and interrogation of several police officers have revealed that...

High political drama unfolds at Odisha CM’s residence

Bhubaneswar, March 18 | High political drama unfolded in front of Naveen Nivas, the residence of Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, after the Bharatiya Janata...

Hiren was murdered, top cops buried evidence to save political bosses...

New Delhi, March 17 | In an explosive revelation in the Ambani threat case, the former Chief Minister of Maharashtra,Devendra Fadnavis indicated on Wednesday...

K’taka mulling over new law to prevent political conspiracies: Minister

Bengaluru, March 6 | A day after half-a-dozen Karnataka ministers moved to a Bengaluru city court in connection with the recent sleaze CD case,...

Political storm after Bihar Minister’s brother inaugurates govt event

Patna, March 5 | Opposition leaders created a furore in the Bihar Legislative Assembly on Friday after Minister for Animal Husbandry and Fisheries Department...

Why Sourav said no to political innings

By Subir BhaumikKolkata, March 4 | Former Indian captain and now BCCI president Sourav Ganguly has momentarily refused to open a new innings --...

JD (U) leaders questions Tejashwi’s degree, calls it political fraud

Patna, March 4 | Contradicting opposition leader Tejashwi Yadav's claim of having studied in a government school, former minister and Janata Dal (United) leader...

China’s top political advisory body to open annual session

Beijing, March 3 | The National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC), the country's top political advisory body, will open its...

Would Azad hold key to future political power in J&K?

By Sheikh QayoomJammu, March 3 | Recent speeches by senior Congress leader, Ghulam Nabi Azad in receptions organised by loyalists after his retirement from...

Congress forming alliances to maitain its political relevance: BJP

New Delhi, March 2 | BJP spokesperson Dr Sambit Patra on Tuesday said that the Congress depends on alliances to maintain its political...

China’s political advisory body to begin new session

Beijing, March 1 | The fourth session of the 13th National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC), the country's top political...

Fierce political battle likely in TN, Puduchery

Chennai, Feb 26 | Even before the Election Commission of India (ECI) on Friday announced that Tamil Nadu and Puduchery will go to the...

Sharmila interacts with Telangana students on political plans

Hyderabad, Feb 24 | Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy's sister Y.S. Sharmila on Wednesday interacted with students and youth here...

Kerala political parties get ready as Assembly polls set to be...

Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 23 | With the 2021 Kerala Assembly polls all set to be announced and likely to be held in April/May, the three...

Telangana advocate couple’s murder gets political overtones

By Mohammed ShafeeqHyderabad, Feb 21 | The arrest of a leader of Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) and questioning of a kin of another party...

Vizag steel privatisation grabs political centre stage in Andhra

By Sharon ThambalaVisakhapatnam, Feb 21 | The Central government's decision to privatise Visakhapatnam Steel Plant (VSP) is going to roil Andhra Pradesh for a...

After military disengagement in Ladakh, Ajit Doval and Wang Yi set...

By Atul AnejaNew Delhi, Feb 20 | After military disengagement from eastern Ladakh, India and China are set to engage in a political dialogue...

Amid political crisis, Rahul Gandhi lands in Puducherry

Puducherry, Feb 17 | As Congress-ruled Puducherry plunged into political uncertainty, former Congress president Rahul Gandhi arrived in the Union territory on Wednesday.With...

Kiran Bedi removed as Governor of Puducherry as UT faces political...

New Delhi, Feb 16 | Kiran Bedi has been removed as the Lieutenant Governor of Puducherry, a Rashtrapati Bhavan communique said on Tuesday.Telangana Governor...

Political tongues wag as Mohan Bhagwat-Mithun Chakraborty meet

Mumbai, Feb 16 | Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh chief Mohan Bhagwat early on Tuesday morning met National Award winning Bollywood actor Mithun Chakraborty at his...

New political party demands jobs, land, opportunities for ethnic Goans

Panaji, Feb 15 | A year ahead of the state assembly polls, Goa's political menu may well have an additional dash of identity politics...

Tikait on Priyanka’s UP visit: Can’t stop political leaders

Ghazipur, Feb 15 | Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Monday visited Uttar Pradesh for the second time in a week and addressed...

22-yr-old TikTok star’s death sparks political row in Maha

Mumbai/Pune, Feb 12 | A potentially embarrassing situation developed for the ruling Maha Vikas Aghadi government in Maharashtra as a TikTok star's death in...

Facebook begins tests to reduce political posts in News Feed

San Francisco, Feb 10 | Facebook on Wednesday announced to temporarily reduce political content in News Feed for a small percentage of people in...

UNSC welcomes major political achievement in Libya

United Nations, Feb 10 | The UN Security Council (UNSC) has welcomed a major achievement in Libya and called the development a milestone in...

Greta Under Attack: ‘You have started using your well-earned bully pulpit...

New Delhi, Feb 8 | International child rights activist Greta Thunberg has come under attack for using her "bully pulpit" to wade into political...

Modi govt working on political strategy to counter int’l far left...

By Mahua VenkateshNew Delhi, Feb 7 | The Narendra Modi government is all set to change its strategy in tackling the ongoing impasse over...

Microsoft halts all political donations for 2022 US races

San Francisco, Feb 6 | Microsoft has announced to suspend all donations for the upcoming 2022 election cycle to all members of Congress, state...

Kangana to play Indira Gandhi in political period drama

Mumbai, Jan 29 | Kangana Ranaut will essay the role of former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi in an upcoming political drama. The actress says...

Relationship with Amethi not political: Priyanka

Lucknow, Jan 27 | Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Wednesday addressed members of the nyay Panchayat in Amethi's Jamoh and underlined the...

Tunisian PM calls for political stability to resolve crisis

Tunis, Jan 27 | As long as political stability is not guaranteed, Tunisia will not be able to get out of the crisis, Tunisian...

Akhilesh’s proposed office in Azamgarh leads to political slugfest

Azamgarh (Uttar Pradesh), Jan 25 | The Samajwadi Party has purchased a 4,374 square metre plot in Azamgarh to set up the office for...

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Hyundai Motor to phase out Kona EVs in domestic market

Seoul, April 21 | Hyundai Motor has stopped the production of the Kona Electric for the domestic market in a move to phase...