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Varna Sri Raman
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(This story was first published in Maharashtra Times on October 22, 2019) While there were several incidents of EVMs malfunctioning across the state during the voting for the 2019 Maharashtra assembly elections on Monday, in Satara, all votes went…
Following outrage, Tamil Nadu builder withdraws 'Brahmins only' ad
– Oct 22, 12:02 AM
Following criticism over an advertisement that said 'Brahmins only' flats on sale for an upcoming residential project at Srirangam in Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu, the builder on Tuesday removed the advertisement and clarified that they are not…
On October 6, Tony reached the last intersection of Causeway Bay in Hong Kong at exactly 1 o'clock in the afternoon. Two days ago, on October 4, Carrie Lam, the Chief executive of Hong Kong had invoked Emergency law and announced a ban on face…
Brexit bill clears its first hurdle as MPs back the deal by 329 to 299 - but key timetable vote is yet to come This breaking news story is being updated and more details will be published shortly. Please refresh the page for the fullest version.
The Financial Times
Tom Mitchell in Beijing and Alice Woodhouse in Hong Kong
– Oct 22, 1:12 PM
The Chinese government is drawing up a plan to replace Carrie Lam, Hong Kong's leader, with an “interim” chief executive following violent protests against her administration, according to people briefed on the deliberations. The…