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Poll graffiti, limericks find favour in the age of social media | India News

KOLKATA: In an age when social media holds sway, good old poll graffiti and limericks still find favour with parties in politically conscious Bengal to grab the attention of its voters. The walls of buildings across the state have been claimed by political parties before the polls. Adorning them are graffiti depicting ‘chowkidar’ sitting idle

Basic income scheme will hit fiscal situation: Think tank | India News

NEW DELHI: The introduction of universal basic income (UBI) is likely to hamper fiscal soundness even if it is accompanied by removing all existing poverty programmes and subsidies, a think tank said on Tuesday in a report that it released for consideration of political parties. “There are deeper concerns about UBI. The foundations of economics

Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party splits, two out of three MLAs join BJP | India News

PANAJI: In a late night development, two MLAs of Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party including tourism minister Manohar ‘Babu’ Ajgaonkar and Sanvordem MLA Deepak Prabhu Pauaskar joined the Bharatiya Janata Party. Deputy chief minister Ramkrishna Dhavalikar is likely to be dropped from the cabinet on Wednesday. Deepak Pauskar, who merged MGP legislature party with BJP early Wednesday

War shadow still hangs over India, Pakistan: Imran Khan | India News

ISLAMABAD: Tensions between Islamabad and New Delhi following Indian air strikes against a Jaish-e-Muhammed terror camp at Balakot inside Pakistan may appear to have de-escalated, but Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan remains fearful of fresh military hostilities between the two neighbours. Khan was quoted by media as saying that India is in the grip of

Share list of tainted officers since 2010, CIC tells govt | India News

NEW DELHI: In an order which, if implemented, could promote transparency but also be held as too sweeping, the Central Information Commission (CIC) has ordered that the government reveal names of all IAS officers against whom prosecution sanction has been granted as well as denied since 2010. The CIC order comes on an RTI petition

F-16s escort Mumbai-Singapore flight after bomb threat | India News

MUMBAI: A Singapore Airlines flight from Mumbai with 263 passengers on board received a bomb threat on Tuesday. Responding to the threat call, Singapore Air Force sent two F-16s to escort the aircraft once it entered its airspace. It emerged later that it was a hoax call. Investigations into the incident are on. “Singapore Airlines