Karnataka bypolls: Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa triumphs, pushes Congress to fringe
Of the 15 Assembly constituencies that faced bypolls, the Congress had held 11 seats, while the JD(S) three. In the bypolls, however, the Congress could win back just two seats, while the JD(S) none from the earlier three seats it held. The BJP march was too overwhelming for the Congress and JD(S) to arrest in most seats.
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All future buildings of Delhi Metro to be designed to accommodate rooftop solar panels: DMRC Chief
Platinum rating is the highest rating given to structures by the Indian Green Building Council (IGBC) for adopting best green practices. The IGBC, part of the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), was formed in 2001.
Karnataka Byelection Counting of Votes today: Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa confident of comfortable win
Quite a few exit polls conducted have predicted the BJP to win eight or more of the 15 seats that went to polls last Thursday. The party needs at least seven seats to ensure a majority in the 222-member assembly. The byelection result is crucial also for 13 disqualified MLAs who contested on BJP tickets after shifting allegiance from the Congress and Janata Dal (S).
Donald Trump taps Anthony Ornato as new deputy chief of staff for operations
Donald Trump tweeted on Saturday that he has worked with Ornato for three years, and that "he will do a fantastic job!" Anthony Ornato is to replace Daniel Walsh who is leaving the White House for the private sector, Xinhua news agency reported.
In ode to former IAF Chief BS Dhanoa, Rafale jets to have tail numbers with BS initials
Six Rafale trainer aircraft will carry RB series tail numbers which stand for Air Chief Marshal RKS Bhadauria, the current Chief of Air Staff who played a key role as lead negotiator for the mega deal.
Congress to strongly oppose CAB in Parliament, says it's against country's secular ethos
Apart from Chowdhury, leader of opposition in Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad, chief whip in Lok Sabha Kodikunnil Suresh and whip Gaurav Gogoi, among others, attended the meeting.
Anaj Mandi fire: Delhi CM announces Rs 10 lakh ex gratia to families of deceased
The chief minister also announced a compensation of Rs 1 lakh to those injured in the blaze that claimed at least 43 lives.
We wanted death penalty but through proper judicial channel: NCW chief
All four accused in the rape-and-murder case of a 25-year-old woman veterinarian near Hyderabad in November were killed in an exchange of fire with police on Friday morning.
Mohan Bhagwat says cow rearing decreased ‘criminal mindset’ in prisoners
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As Alphabet chief, Pichai joins global CEO A-list
Founders Brin, Page step down; Pichai, who remains Google CEO, to run world’s third most valuable firm that currently faces regulatory scrutiny. Investors have rewarded Google stock, with the company’s market cap doubling to nearly $900 billion since Pichai took over. Pichai studied in IIT-Kharagpur before moving to Stanford University for his Masters.
Law minister urges CJI to ensure mechanism to monitor quick disposal of rape cases
The minister said there are 704 fast-track courts for heinous offences and others and the government is in the process of setting up 1,123 dedicated courts for POCSO and rape offences. "In the law relating to women violence, we have already laid down capital punishment and other severe punishment including completion of trial in two months time," he added.
Jailed Lalu Prasad re-elected as RJD chief
Prasad, who had founded the party in 1997, is at Ranchi serving sentences in fodder scam cases and his nomination papers were submitted at the RJD state headquarters by his sons Tejashwi Yadav and Tej Pratap Yadav.
Future Consumer appoints Rajnikant Sabnavis as chief executive
Former Jyothy Labs chief operating officer Rajnikant Sabnavis was earlier with consumer goods giant HUL for over two decades. He has been named as Future Consumer’s dedicated chief executive after Devendra Chawla quit from the position over two years back.
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