Jaganmohan Reddy unanimously elected YSRC legislature party leader

Vijayawada (AP) : Y S Jaganmohan Reddy was Saturday unanimously elected as the leader of the YSRC legislature party, sources said. The meeting of the newly elected MLAs at the YSR Congress office here lasted for 45 minutes before the decision was made, the party sources said. Thanking […]


TMC and BJP repose faith in celebrities

Kolkata : Reposing faith in celebrities over seasoned politicians, the Trinamool Congress and the BJP fielded seven actors, a playback singer and two footballers in West Bengal for the Lok Sabha polls. Celebrities in the TMC brigade made a better showing in the hustings than the saffron party, with […]

Powerful IEDs seized in Chhattisgarh

Raipur : A major tragedy was averted when security forces recovered five powerful IEDs, planted by Naxals, in Chhattisgarh’s Kondagaon district, police said Saturday. The IEDs, weighing 10 kg each and packed in cookers, were unearthed from a dirt track near a well between Uparchandeli and Khalichandeli villages under […]

President dissolves 16th Lok Sabha

New Delhi : President Ram Nath Kovind Saturday dissolved the 16th Lok Sabha with immediate effect on recommendation of the Union cabinet, the Rashtrapati Bhavan said in a statement. A communique issued by the Rashtrapati Bhavan said the President dissolved the Lok Sabha after a cabinet meeting chaired by […]