Ruling NDPP leads in Nagaland

Kohima, May 23 -- The ruling Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party (NDPP) candidate Tokheho Yepthomi is leading in the lone parliamentary constituency in Nagaland. The counting of votes for the po... Read More

Exit Poll prediction coming true for BJP in Bengal

Kolkata, May 23 -- The Exit Poll prediction, which Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee dubbed ''Exit Poll Gossip'', is turning out to be true with the BJP taking comfortable lead in 16 Lok Sabha s... Read More

Kiren Rijiju takes lead in Arunachal west

Itanagar, May 23 -- BJP candidate and Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju is leading in Arunachal West parliamentary seat by over 33,000 votes. As per the trends available, Mr Rijij... Read More

HMS Queen Elizabeth captain flown off ship in 'company car' row

London, May 23 -- The captain of the Royal Navy's HMS Queen Elizabeth aircraft carrier has been removed from the ship amid claims he misused an MoD car. Commodore Nick Cooke-Priest was flown off the ... Read More

Britain loses UN vote over Chagos islands

United Nations, May 23 -- The 193 United Nations member states have voted overwhelmingly to demand the UK hand over control of the Chagos islands to Mauritius "as soon as possible". A total of 116 c... Read More

UNGA backs motion censuring UK's occupation of Chagos Islands

United Nations, May 23 -- The UN General Assembly has backed a motion censuring the United Kingdom's occupation of the Chagos Islands, in the Indian Ocean, urging the island chain to be reunified with... Read More

Money to fund Gaza operations will run out in June

United Nations, May 23 -- The head of the UN relief and works agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) has warned that despite weathering a "truly existential crisis" over funding last year, money to con... Read More

UK Govt austerity measures created record homelessness

United Nations, May 23 -- "The results of the austerity experiment are crystal clear -- record levels of hunger and homelessness, falling life expectancy for some groups, even fewer community services... Read More

J&K: BJP's Dr Jitendra, Jugal leading in two seats

Jammu, May 23 -- BJP candidates Dr Jitendra Singh and Jugal Kishore Sharma are leading in their respective seats after the first round of counting. Dr Singh is leading by 87,000 votes from Kathua-Udha... Read More

BJP leads in 28 constituencies in MP, Cong only 1

Bhopal, May 23 -- Trends available after the third hour of counting indicate that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) continues leading in 28 and the Congress in just one of Madhya Pradesh's 29 parliamen... Read More