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50-Year-Old French Mayor Quits Over Nude Photos Sent To Woman

News Feed - Sat, 23/03/2019 - 2:46am
A mayor in northwest France close to Prime Minister Edouard Philippe has resigned after several nude pictures of him were released by a woman who claims she was the victim of unwanted advances.

Son, Nephew Contesting Lok Sabha Elections For People: HD Kumaraswamy

News Feed - Sat, 23/03/2019 - 2:35am
Karnataka Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy Friday said his son Nikhil Kumaraswamy and nephew Prajwal Revanna were not contesting the Lok Sabha polls for "fashion", but for the sake for the people.

"Yet To Decide": HD Deve Gowda Keeps People Guessing About Lok Sabha Seat

News Feed - Sat, 23/03/2019 - 2:34am
Prajwal Revanna of the Janata Dal Secular today filed his nomination in an event marked with a procession and crowds in Karnataka's Hassan, considered a JDS stronghold.

Discussed Masood Azhar Issue With China, Says Pakistan Foreign Minister

News Feed - Sat, 23/03/2019 - 2:30am
Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi said he discussed the issue of Masood Azhar with close ally China, which blocked for the fourth time a proposal at the UN to designate the Pakistan-based...

New Goa Chief Minister Meets PM Modi, President During First Delhi Trip

News Feed - Sat, 23/03/2019 - 2:29am
Three days after taking charge, Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant Friday called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi, his office said.

BJP Denies Tickets To Three Sitting Lawmakers In Assam

News Feed - Sat, 23/03/2019 - 2:26am
The BJP has denied tickets to three sitting veteran parliamentarians in Assam and included four new faces, the deputy speaker of the assembly and a state minister in its first list of candidates for...

India Beat Nepal To Win 5th Successive SAFF Women's Championship

News Feed - Sat, 23/03/2019 - 2:22am
India women registered a 3-1 win over Nepal to clinch their fifth title at the SAFF Women's Championship.

New Goa Chief Minister Allots Portfolios; Retains Home, Finance

News Feed - Sat, 23/03/2019 - 2:19am
Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant retained home, finance and all other portfolios held by his predecessor Manohar Parrikar as he allotted departments to his Cabinet colleagues, three days after taking...

Pakistan Resorts To Ceasefire Violation In Jammu And Kashmir's Poonch

News Feed - Sat, 23/03/2019 - 2:16am
Pakistani troops on Friday resorted to fresh mortar shelling along the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district, while two Army soldiers were injured in overnight shelling from across...

Congress Wants Deve Gowda To Contest From Bengaluru North: Dinesh Gundurao

News Feed - Sat, 23/03/2019 - 2:15am
Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee President Dinesh Gundurao on Friday said his party wants JDS Supremo HD Deve Gowda to contest elections from Bengaluru North constituency.

2 BSP Leaders, Former Samajwadi Lawmaker Join BJP Ahead Of Polls

News Feed - Sat, 23/03/2019 - 2:14am
In a jolt to the Samajwadi Party and the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) ahead of the Lok Sabha elections, three of their leaders switched over to the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Uttar Pradesh on...

Kerala Top Cop Who Was Once Suspended, Quits To Contest Lok Sabha Polls

News Feed - Sat, 23/03/2019 - 2:09am
Kerala's Director General of Police Jacob Thomas, currently in suspension since December 2017, has put in his papers so as to contest the Lok Sabha elections.

Air Traffic At Frankfurt Airport Halted Due To Drone Sighting

News Feed - Sat, 23/03/2019 - 2:07am
A drone sighting prompted a 30-minute stoppage of air traffic at Frankfurt airport, one of the world's busiest, on Friday, an airport spokesman said.

Why A Three-Cornered Contest In Thiruvananthapuram Can Be A Close Shave

News Feed - Sat, 23/03/2019 - 2:02am
Congress candidate and two-time Lok Sabha member of parliament Shashi Tharoor addressing an election convention in Thiruvananthapuram, though routine, is significant.

Will Contest Chandni Chowk Seat Irrespective Of AAP Alliance: Kapil Sibal

News Feed - Sat, 23/03/2019 - 1:56am
Senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal has said he will "certainly contest" from Delhi's Chandni Chowk seat in the Lok Sabha, irrespective of whether there is an alliance between his party and AAP.

Artillery Gun Dhanush, Chinook Choppers To Be Inducted Next Week

News Feed - Sat, 23/03/2019 - 1:54am
In a major boost to the Army's firepower, four indigenously-developed and manufactured Dhanush howitzers would be inducted into the force for deployment on the front lines on March 26.

Left Parties Dropped From Opposition Alliance In Bihar: CPI Chief

News Feed - Sat, 23/03/2019 - 1:52am
With Left parties being left out of the RJD-led opposition alliance in Bihar, CPI general secretary Sudhakar Reddy said their understanding was with the jailed RJD supremo Lalu Prasad who had assured...

In 2019 General Elections, 21 Million Women Will Not Be Able To Vote

News Feed - Sat, 23/03/2019 - 1:42am
The 2019 Lok Sabha election is set to create a new record. For the first time in India's history, voter turnout among women is expected to be higher than that of men. A closer look at their numbers,...

Married Couple, Daughter Found Dead At Home In Madhya Pradesh

News Feed - Sat, 23/03/2019 - 1:36am
A husband-wife duo and their soon-to-be married daughter were found dead at their home in Madhya Pradesh in what the police suspect to be a case of murder and suicide.

ISIS "100 per Cent" Defeated In Syria, Says Trump

News Feed - Sat, 23/03/2019 - 1:28am
US President Donald Trump said Friday that the ISIS group has been "100 percent" defeated in Syria.