Wednesday, 17 October, 2018

Politics

Imran Khan is the chairman of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf

Imran khan’s party leading the battle with 64 seats, while Sharif’s party running second...

A government can be formed only once a party fulfils the condition of securing 172 seats. 
A file photo of Devendra Fadnavis

There is talk of replacing Fadnavis within BJP, claims Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut

BJP spokesperson Madhav Bhandari called Sanjay Raut's claims as rumour-mongering by the Sena.
Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje

Vasundhara Raje’s re-election campaign set to roll out on 4 August

As in 2013, the chief minister will start the yatra with a trip to a Lord Vishnu temple in Rajsamand, Rajasthan.
Chidambaram has been granted an interim protection from arrest

Delhi high court grants temporary relief to P. Chidambaram in INX Media case

The former finance minister has been linked to both Aircel-Maxis case and INX Media deal.
Rahul Gandhi

What Rahul Gandhi told 100 women journalists

A confident Rahul Gandhi answered every question posed by journalists in Delhi on Tuesday evening.
Sumitra Mahajan

Rafale deal: Lok Sabha speaker says privilege motion against Modi, Sitharaman under consideration

Congress leaders Mallikarjun Kharge and Jyotiraditya Scindia moved the motion over Rafale deal statements. 
Trump

Donald Trump’s war threat to Iran on Twitter is no joke

Donald Trump and Hassan Rouhani are responding to pressures at home by lashing out at each other on Twitter. 
A galaxy of opposition leaders showed up for H.D. Kumaraswamy's swearing-in as Karnataka CM

Congress keeps mum as PM aspirants Mamata, Mayawati throw their hat in the ring

The Congress, whose president Rahul Gandhi has already shown interest in the top job, plans to wait for assembly elections before taking any call.
A scene from Quetta after the attack | @ZaidZamanHamid/ twitter

Suicide blast in Quetta kills at least 28 on election day

Violence gripped Pakistan on election day after several election-related incidents,  including the suicide blast in Quetta. 
David Headley

David Headley is neither in Chicago nor in hospital, says his lawyer

The lawyer dismissed reports of Headley being in ICU after a brawl with two jail inmates.
Sabarimala temple

Sabarimala opens tomorrow: Bracing for street attacks on women or is SC order unworkable?

The Sabarimala shrine in Kerala is set to open its gates Wednesday to women of all age groups for the first time after the Supreme Court ruling last month. Seve...
Ajit Doval

The new Doval Durbar reduces India’s layered security system to a top-down Caliphate

Ajit Doval is now India’s all-powerful security boss. But this concentration of power disrupts our layered security system.