UP third phase registers 12% polling in 2 hours

[Etawah: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav during 3rd phase of UP Assembly elections in Saifai in Etawah district on Sunday. /PTI] Lucknow, Feb 19 : An average of 12 per cent voting has been recorded in the first two hours of polling in the third phase of the Uttar Pradesh assembly election on Sunday, […]

Iraq launches operation to regain control of western Mosul

[Hamam al-Alil : A member of the Iraqi federal police carries an Iraqi flag during a battle against the Islamic State, in Hamam al-Alil, Iraq, Sunday, Feb. 2017. U.S.-backed Iraqi forces launched a large-scale military operation on Sunday to dislodge Islamic State militants from the western half of Mosul city. /PTI] Baghdad, Feb 19 : […]

Former Chief Justice of India Altamas Kabir dead

Kolkata, Feb 19 : Former Chief Justice of India Altamas Kabir died at a private hospital here on Sunday due to renal complications. He was 68, and leaves behind his wife Minna, son Deep and daughter Anamika, family sources said. Kabir breathed his last at 2.52 p.m. at Apollo Gleneagles Hospital, where he was admitted […]

Akhilesh casts vote, ducks questions on Mulayam-Shivpal

[Saifai : Samajwadi Party leader Mulayam Singh Yadav waves to supporters after casting his vote at a polling station in Saifai, Etawah, Uttar Pradesh on Sunday. /PTI] Saifai (Uttar Pradesh), Feb 19 : Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav here on Sunday cast his vote in the third phase of the state assembly election. Accompanied […]

Voting for third phase UP elections gets underway

[Lucknow: BJP candidate Rita Bahuguna Joshi shows her inked finger after casting her vote in the third phase of the UP assembly elections in Lucknow on Sunday. /PTI] Lucknow, Feb 19 : Voting for 69 seats in the third phase of the Uttar Pradesh assembly elections began on Sunday amid tight security. Heavy security deployment […]

South Asian summit to conclude with Indore Declaration

[Indore: Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan along with Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) President Saber Hossain Chowdhury and Speaker of Sri Lanka parliament, Karu Jayasuriya during the South Asian Speakers’ Summit in Indore on Sunday. /PTI] Indore, Feb 19 : South Asian Speakers Summit will conclude on Sunday with signing of Indore Declaration comprising of implementation of […]