Manohar Parrikar files nomination for Goa State elections

Manohar Parrikar files nomination for Goa State elections

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar today filed his nomination for the Panaji Assembly bypoll that is scheduled to be held on August 23. Accompanied by a large number of his supporters, Parrikar went to the election office here this morning to submit his nomination papers.

Situation tense in Jammu Kashmir after Abu Dujana Killing; security lockdown in Srinagar

Situation tense in Jammu Kashmir after Abu Dujana Killing; security lockdown in Srinagar

The security forces in riot gear on Wednesday enforced a lockdown in parts of Jammu and Kashmir’s summer capital Srinagar as tensions run high after the killing of Abu Dujana, a top commander of Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT).

Ayesha Gulalai alleges Imran Khan of sending her inappropriate text messages

Ayesha Gulalai alleges Imran Khan of sending her inappropriate text messages

A woman yesterday quit cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan`s party. According to the Pakistani media, she accused him of harassing female party members and sending indecent text messages.

AIADMK likely to join Modi-led NDA government, major announcement soon

AIADMK likely to join Modi-led NDA government, major announcement soon

The ruling AIADMK in Tamil Nadu may join the BJP-led NDA as soon as the two factions complete a merger. If the merger does happen, it would mean that the Dravidian party could find representation in the Union council of ministers. It will be after a gap of over four years that Tamil Nadu could have adequate representation in the Union council of ministers after the DMK walked out of UPA in 2013.

LeT’s regional chief, Abu Dujana believed to be killed in Pulwama encounter

LeT’s regional chief, Abu Dujana believed to be killed in Pulwama encounter

Abu Dujana, is believed to be among the two gunmen shot dead by the security forces in a fierce encounter raging in Jammu and Kashmir’s southern Pulwama district on Tuesday. He was figured on top of the list of “most dangerous terrorists” released by the Army in June this year.

3 masked gunmen loot bank in Jammu and Kashmir`s Anantnag district

3 masked gunmen loot bank in Jammu and Kashmir`s Anantnag district

A bank in Kashmir’s Anantnag district was robbed by at least three masked gunmen on Monday, police said. The total amount of cash looted is yet to be ascertained by the bank officials.

Sharad Yadav Confirms he is not Happy on Nitish Kumar joining hands with BJP

Sharad Yadav Confirms he is not Happy on Nitish Kumar joining hands with BJP

Senior JD(U) leader and MP Sharad Yadav broke his silence on Nitish Kumar aligning with the BJP in Bihar. He described the turn of events as “unfortunate” and claimed the mandate given by the people was being violated. Speaking to media outside the Parliament on Monday, Yadav said: “I don’t agree with the decision in Bihar, its unfortunate. The mandate by the people was not for this.”