Rajasekharan quits as Mizoram Governor, may contest LS polls

New Delhi/Thiruvananthapuram, March 8 President Ram Nath Kovind has accepted the resignation of Mizoram Governor Kummanam Rajasekharan amid speculation that he will be the BJP candidate in Thiruvananthapuram in the Lok Sabha elections. A communique from the Rashtrapathi Bhavan on Friday said the President had accepted the resignation of Rajasekharan. “The President is pleased to […]

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Facebook pulls down over 100 fake accounts spreading hate in UK

San Francisco, March 8  Facebook has taken down over 100 fake accounts that were used to spread hate in the UK. These pages and groups frequently changed their names to get more followers for furthering their agenda of spreading hate speeches and divisive comments. The network, spread over Facebook and photo-sharing site Instagram, used fake […]

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Tim Cook changes Twitter name to ‘Tim Apple’

San Francisco, March 8 A day after US President Donald Trump absent-mindedly addressed Tim Cook as “Tim Apple” at a conference, the Apple CEO has changed his Twitter name to “Tim Apple” — replacing his surname with the company logo. The Trump quip, made at a meeting of the American Workforce Policy Advisory Board at the […]

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International Women’s Day: Politicians hail women power

New Delhi, March 8  Politicians on Friday expressed their admiration for women on the occasion of International Women’s Day, hailing them as the backbone of the society and called for ensuring constitutional rights for them. Congress President Rahul Gandhi admired the “fighting spirit” of women and exhorted the general public to remove those obstacles that […]

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HC stays trial court order framing charges against Dhinakaran

New Delhi, March 8  In an interim relief to sidelined AIADMK leader T.T.V. Dhinakaran, the Delhi High Court on Friday stayed a trial court order regarding framing of charges against him in a case of bribery involving the party’s “Two Leaves” symbol. Justice Sunil Gaur’s interim order came while hearing Dhinakaran’s plea challenging a trial […]

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