Congress writes to Facebook CEO again over allegations of ‘bias’ in favour of ruling BJP

The Congress on Saturday wrote to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg for the second time in a month, asking what steps were being taken on repeated allegations about the global social media giant’s India unit being biased towards the ruling BJP. At a press conference, the opposition party also demanded an…

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Mizoram holds local council polls while following COVID-19 protocols, social distancing

Guwahati: Mizoram on Thursday held elections for 500 village councils and over 70 local councils. Mizoram State Election Commission (MSEC) officials said that following the COVID-19 protocol and social distancing the elections were held. Counting of votes would be held on Friday. The official said, “Polling was peaceful and there…

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JK Lt Guv Manoj Sinha promises better security arrangement for grassroots level elected leaders

SRINAGAR: Newly-appointed Jammu and Kashmir Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha on Wednesday promised better security arrangement for grassroots level elected leaders but asked them to take precautionary measures as well. “Many people have spoken about security issues. We have lost several colleagues recently…My sympathies and the administration stand with their families.…

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After Pradyuman Singh Lodhi, another Congress MLA resigns in Madhya Pradesh

BHOPAL: Days after the resignation of Pradyuman Singh Lodhi, another Congress MLA in Madhya Pradesh resigned from the Assembly on Friday. Sumitra Devi Kasdekar, who represents Nepanagar in Burhanpur district, submitted her resignation in person to pro-tem Speaker Rameshwar Sharma in the afternoon, said a senior Assembly official. “It is…

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