Syed Saddiq's Muda sues home minister, asks court to order RoS to approve party's registration

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan. 24 -- Youth outfit Malaysian United Democratic Alliance (Muda) has sued both the home minister and the Registrar of Societies (RoS) in the High Court in Kuala Lumpur, in a bid to fi... Read More

Happiness and prosperity A 'Chicken and Egg' problem?

Sri Lanka, Jan. 24 -- Happiness depends on ourselves, on cultivation of virtue which is achieved by maintaining the balance between the excesses - Aristotle The age-old question 'Which came first, th... Read More

Executive Presidency - a vital mechanism for effective governance

Sri Lanka, Jan. 24 -- Some critics say that the Executive Presidency is an alien mechanism added to the Westminster System of Parliamentary Democracy this country had been following since Independence... Read More

Govt will present its position clearly at the UNHRC - Foreign Secretary, Prof. Jayanath Colombage

Sri Lanka, Jan. 24 -- Excerpts: Q: As far as Sri Lanka is concerned what will happen at the upcoming UNHRC sessions beginning late February? In 2015 we co-sponsored a resolution 30/1, which is detri... Read More

Petition filed at Constitutional Bench seeking examination of authenticity of House dissolution notice published in Nepal Gazette

KATHMANDU, Jan. 24 -- A petition has been filed at the Constitutional Bench of the Supreme Court seeking the examination of authenticity of the notice published in Nepal Gazette regarding the dissolut... Read More

AAP MLA Somnath Bharti gets two years in jail for attack on AIIMS staff

India, Jan. 24 -- Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLA Somnath Bharti stood disqualified on Saturday after a city court sentenced him to two years' imprisonment in a 2016 case for assaulting All India Institute ... Read More

PM Modi focused on development of border areas: Rijiju vows to take Ladakh forward in sports

Zanskar (Ladakh), Jan. 24 -- : Union Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports Kiren Rijiju said Prime Minister Narendra Modi is focused on the development of border areas. The Sports Minister also said th... Read More

UP Playing Key Role In Building 'Aatmanirbhar Bharat', Says PM Narendra Modi

India, Jan. 24 -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday greeted the people of Uttar Pradesh on the state's foundation day and said the state is playing an important role in building an 'Aatmanirbhar ... Read More

Uttar Pradesh Diwas: Modi, VP Naidu, CM Adityanath extend wishes to citizens

New Delhi, Jan. 24 -- Prime Minster Narendra Modi, Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu and Chief Yogi Adityanath extend their wishes to the citizens of the country's largest state Uttar Pradesh as it cele... Read More

AICC appoints Tamradhwaj Sahu to oversee Cong campaign for Gujarat local body polls

New Delhi, Jan. 24 -- : Congress President, Sonia Gandhi, on Sunday, appointed Chhattisgarh Home Minister, Tamradhwaj Sahu, as a Senior All India Congress Committee (AICC) Observer, said an AICC press... Read More