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EC rejects AAP's demand to change motherboard in EVM hackathon
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) Virtually rejecting the AAP's demand to reconsider the terms of the EVM hackathon, the Election Commission of India on Thursday asked the party to submit "material evidence" to prove the basis of its allegations on EVM tampering.
CONFLICT OF INTEREST: Rana Gurjit has no moral right to continue in Punjab Cabinet: Khaira

Reacting on the startling revelation of owning of sand mines by four of the employees including one Cook of Punjab Cabinet Minister Rana Gurjit Singh, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Sukhpal Khaira today demanded immediate resignation of Rana on moral ground and impartial probe in the episode either by Chief Director, Vigilance or Punjab Lok Pal.

Neha Kakkar's voice brings smile to my face: Kriti Sanon (TV Snippets)

Mumbai,  Actress Kriti Sanon says singer Neha Kakkar's voice brings smile to her face.

Kejriwal visits hospital, assures of action on irregularities

New Delhi, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday paid a surprise visit to the Sanjay Gandhi Hospital in Mangolpuri and came across several irregularities, on which he assured of action.

Captain must take action against his ministers for acquiring benami contracts from government- Phoolka

Chandigarh, Aam Aadmi Party senior leader and leader of opposition in Punjab Vidhan Sabha, Adv. H.S. Phoolka demanded from Captain Amrinder Singh to take action against the ministers of his cabinet for indulging into wrong practices and acquiring benami contracts from Punjab Govt.

SAD demands immediate dismissal of Rana Gurjit for indulging in benaami transactions to acquire sand and gravel mines

Chandigarh,  - The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) today demanded the immediate sacking of Irrigation and Power minister Rana Gurjit Singh for acquiring sand and gravel mines through benaami transactions in the name of his cook and office staff.

22 Uttarkashi bus accident victims' bodies flown to Indore

Dehradun, Bodies of 22 pilgrims, who died in a bus accident in Uttarkashi on Tuesday, were airlifted to Indore in Madhya Pradesh on Thursday by a special aircraft.

Punjab Governor, VP Singh Badnore exhorts corporate sector to share responsibility to ensure proper upkeep of Gaushalas.

Nawanshahr, Punjab Governor, VP Singh Badnore, today, exhorted the corporate sector to come forward to shoulder the responsibility under Corporate Social Responsibility to ensure proper upkep of Gaushalas in the state. The Governor was addressing a gathering of representatives of Gaushalas, industrial units, social, political and religious organisations at Gobind Gau Dhaam, Chandpur Rurki here today." The Corporate SEctor espcially the corporate institutions like ASSOCHEM and CII should come forward to constitute a dedicated fund for extending liberal financial assistance to the Gaushalas"  further urged the Governor. He also handed over the keys of tractor donated to Gaushala by Sonalika Tractors to Swami Krishnanand.

AAP urges EC not to set any rules for hacking EVMs

New Delhi,  The AAP on Wednesday urged the Election Commission to "reconsider" the terms of the EVM challenge, saying it should not set any rules and regulations and allow it to be an open "hackathon".

Congress goons stand in way of justice to martyr’s family

Chandigarh :‘Goondagardi’ by Congress workers has reached its peak in Punjab during the past two weeks.  This time around,  the Congress goons haven’t even spared the family of a martyr. Latest incident is from Gurdaspur’s Chaksharif village where the Congress goons held hostage the brother of a martyr and thrashed his wife in broad day-light and passed casteist remarks against them Taking a strong note of the incident, Punjab BJP leaders, accompanied by the victims, today approached the National SC/ST Commission.

AAP Will not tolerate loot of natural resources, Government must review mining policy- Bhagwant Mann

Chandigarh, Aam Aadmi Party on Wednesday criticized Punjab government for its faulty mining policy and asked government to review the mining policy in state. In a press statement AAP Punjab president and MP from Sangrur, Bhagwant Mann said that the mining mafia operating in the state tried to grab 89 sand mines in the recently happened bidding but with the interference of AAP it could not be done. AAP leader Adv. Dinesh Chaddha had presented facts showing irregularities in the bidding of sand mines a day after the auction.

Delhi ministers, officers to meet public without appointment: Sisodia

New Delhi, Delhi's Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Wednesday said all the government ministers and officials will meet the public without appointment in their offices.

Indian films being appreciated for melodramatic warmth: Bhansali

Mumbai,Filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali, whose 2002 romantic drama "Devdas" was screened at the 70th Cannes Film Festival 15 years after its release, says Indian films are now being increasingly embraced internationally due to the warmth they exude with their heavy dose of emotions.

AAP delegation meets Punjab DGP over ever mounting Atrocities against dalits throughout the state

Chandigarh, Aam Aadmi Party delegation led by senior leader and leader of opposition in Punjab Vidhan Sabha, Adv. H.S. Phoolka on Tuesday met DGP Punjab over the atrocities happening against the Dalit community in the state and Director Rural Development and Panchayats regarding Irregularities in distribution of village common land.

BJP accuses Lamba of 'obstructing' firefighting; AAP defends her

New Delhi,  AAP legislator Alka Lamba courted controversy by climbing atop a firefighters' platform when a blaze broke out in the Chandni Chowk area late Monday night. The BJP filed a police complaint against her on Tuesday for "obstructing" the firefighters.

11 soldiers die in Afghan army base attack

Kabul,  At least 11 soldiers were killed and nine wounded when Taliban militants attacked a military base in Afghanistan's Kandhar province.

HC notice to Kejriwal on Jaitley's fresh defamation suit

New Delhi, The Delhi High Court on Tuesday issued notice to Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal in a fresh Rs 10 crore defamation suit filed by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley over his lawyer Ram Jethmalani using the word "crook".

Akali Dal and Congress are equally responsible for atrocities on dalits- Phoolka

Aam Aadmi Party senior leader and leader of opposition Adv. H.S. Phoolka on Monday termed SAD leaders protest on dalit atrocities as hypocritical.  He said that the protest is just a drama and Congress and Akalis both are equally responsible for the atrocities against the dalits. Recalling atrocities against dalits during Akali tenure and quoting NCSC data Phoolka said,"The number of total complaints with the Commission increased from 651 in 2007 to a staggering 12834 during Aakli regime.”  

Shatrughan bats for Lalu-Kejriwal, Sushil Modi wants him removed

New Delhi/Patna,  Actor-turned-politician Shatrughan Sinha on Monday came out in support of RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal saying that "enough of negative politics and mudslinging".

Jaitley files fresh defamation suit of Rs 10 cr against Kejriwal

New Delhi, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday filed a second defamation suit of Rs 10 crore in the Delhi High Court against Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal over the word "crook" used by his lawyer Ram Jethmalani.