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BMC’s employees’ exam stumps aspirants

Shiv Sena leader Yashwant Jadhav has slammed the civic administration for setting up an exam curriculum that is not related to their work.

17 Mar 2018 4:25 AM

Social media offers dark spaces for political campaigning

Social media also upends campaign advertising practices.

11 Mar 2018 2:00 PM

The Hulkester to run for US Senate from Florida

WWE Hall of Famer is to be backed by Trump’s ex-advisor Roger Stone.

19 Jan 2018 1:33 PM

Challenges, rough ride ahead for Rajinikanth in politics

Political analysts said the main challenge before Rajinikanth was to build the party infrastructure from the scratch.

01 Jan 2018 12:17 AM

Sexual misconduct often part of the job in hospitality work

Hospitality industry workers are routinely subjected to sexual abuse and harassment that are largely unchecked.

11 Dec 2017 12:27 PM


Scientists develop world's first AI politician

The virtual politician, called SAM, was created by Nick Gerritsen, a 49-year-old entrepreneur in New Zealand.

26 Nov 2017 4:57 PM

US university decodes how Narendra Modi refashioned his political style

The Indian CM used political humour, sarcasm to become broadly appealing to all sections of society.

16 Nov 2017 3:32 PM

Kamal Haasan ready to plunge into politics

Let me at least try. If my idol Mahatma Gandhi could fight to eradicate corruption at the age of 78, why can’t I try at 60?

13 Aug 2017 12:02 AM

BJP greedy for power, has put democracy at risk: Mayawati

The BSP chief said the central government had misused its power in a very blatant manner in Gujarat.

29 Jul 2017 5:11 PM

Facebook to keep wraps on political ads data despite researchers' demands

Facebook's Sherman said the company was open to hearing research proposals, but he doubted much could be achieved.

22 Jun 2017 9:51 PM


Rajini: Will he, won’t he?

Rajini promises to bring in honesty if and when he enters politics.

17 May 2017 12:22 AM

Criminals will be treated indiscriminately, political patronage won't be granted: Yogi Adityanath

When asked about incidents of crime by BSP leader Lalji Verma, Yogi sought a year's time and said the minister too will feel the difference.

16 May 2017 5:39 PM

May join politics if ‘that’s God’s will’: Rajinikanth

The superstar met his fans after a eight-year gap, allowing some of them individual photo sessions at his Raghavendra marriage hall.

16 May 2017 12:40 AM

BJP CMs to resign as MPs only after presidential poll

BJP wants both Adityanath and Parrikar to cast their votes in the poll before putting in their papers, party sources said.

14 May 2017 1:35 PM

Mishra vs Kejriwal: BJP demands Delhi CM quit; AAP stands by its chief

Mishra said he is one of the founding members of AAP and will always be in the party's inner circle.

07 May 2017 11:11 AM


UP happy having Adityanath as CM, no longer care about Yadav vs Yadav drama: BJP

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) downplayed the reports of Samajwadi Party (SP) leader Shivpal Yadav floating a new party.

06 May 2017 1:37 PM

AAP MLAs to Kejriwal: Sack 'treacherous' Amanatullah Khan

The MLAs also demanded a probe to ascertain on whose behest Khan made such statement.

01 May 2017 6:19 PM

Beat Congress leaders with shoes, says BJP MP

He also accused the Congress of turning people in Haryana into beggars.

01 May 2017 11:18 AM

The rise of null politics

The elections of this motley crew, with their limited interest in liberalism, has been dubbed the ‘rise of the right’ across the world.

15 Mar 2017 3:49 AM

Politics in tune

Deepak Peace’s ballads are inspired from the politics of the country.

15 Mar 2017 2:55 AM