Uttarakhand civic polls: BJP bags 3 mayoral seats, Congress leads on 2
Wednesday, November 21, 2018, 9:33 AM
Voting was held for 84 urban local bodies, including seven municipal corporations, 39 municipal councils and 38 Nagar panchayats in Uttarakhand on November 18. The civic body polls are a high stakes battle for the ruling BJP which is looking to match its own impressive showing in the Vidhan Sabha polls last year where it won 57 out of the 70 Assembly seats.
Telangana Opposition parties allege phone tapping, selective searches
Thursday, October 25, 2018, 7:17 PM
Opposition parties in Telangana alleged that their phones were being tapped and selective searches of their vehicles were being carried out. However, caretaker minister K T Rama Rao denied the allegations. "We have information that they are tapping our phones. We came to know that they (government) acquired equipment to tap and listen to WhatsApp calls also," Telangana Jana Samithi president M Kodandaram claimed.