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Pakistan Chaos grips Islamabad after protesters storm PTV complex, secretariat

Sep 01, 2014

Pakistan Chaos grips Islamabad after protesters storm PTV complex, secretariat

The violence in Pakistan comes as part of the mass demonstrations led by cleric Tahir-ul-Qadri and opposition politician Imran Khan that demand Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif resign. #Pakistan #NewsTracker #Nawaz Sharif #Imran Khan #Islamabad #Pakistan Prime Minister #Sharif #Pakistan Awami Tehreek #Elections in Pakistan #Anti-Sharif protests #Tahir-ul Qadiri
Politics dominates Ganesh Chaturthi as Maharashtra gears up for assembly polls

Sep 01, 2014

Politics dominates Ganesh Chaturthi as Maharashtra gears up for assembly polls

Ganesh pandals across Mumbai are now dependent solely on the politicians for the funds for the festival. #ConnectTheDots #MNS #Shiv Sena #Maharashtra #Ganesh Chaturthi #Maharashtra Assembly Elections #Pandals
Vote twice remark Navi Mumbai court orders inquiry on Sharad Pawar

Sep 01, 2014

Vote twice remark Navi Mumbai court orders inquiry on Sharad Pawar

A court in Navi Mumbai has ordered an inquiry into the 'vote twice' remark made by NationalistCongress Party chief Sharad Pawar in March 2014, just before the Lok Sabha elections. #Sharad Pawar #NewsTracker #NCP #Court #Lok Sabha elections #vote twice
Afghanistan Political crisis continues as talks on unity govt collapse

Sep 01, 2014

Afghanistan Political crisis continues as talks on unity govt collapse

Under the terms of a deal brokered by US Secretary of State John Kerry, the runner-up in the disputed election will name a "chief executive" in a unity government conceived to keep the lid on political tensions. #Taliban #NewsTracker #Afghanistan #Hamid Ansari #presidential race #Abdullah Abdullah #Ashraf Ghani #Afghan elections #Poll dispute

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High court comes tough on illegal hoarding, will civic bodies comply?

Aug 08, 2014

High court comes tough on illegal hoarding, will civic bodies comply?

Politicians, and more often their followers, put them up either to proclaim their own or their leaders birthdays or appointments either in government or to some nominal post within the partys borough branch itself. They curry favour with leaders, thanking them for support. #Congress #InMyOpinion #Shiv Sena #Bombay High Court #Election Commission of India #Maharashtra Navnirman Sena #Illegal hoardings #civic bodies

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What next for Sonia, Rahul? Diary entries from the future

Sep 01, 2014

Protesters clash with police over Hong Kong election rules

Protesters clashed with Hong Kong police Monday at a heated news conference about limits imposed by mainland Chinese authorities on the territory’s 2017 election...
What next for Sonia, Rahul? Diary entries from the future

Sep 01, 2014

Libya Ex-Premier Asked to Form Cabinet

Libya's elected parliament tasked the recently resigned prime minister with forming a new government...
What next for Sonia, Rahul? Diary entries from the future

Sep 01, 2014

Pro-Democracy Groups, Beijing Poles Apart Over Hong Kong Vote

The debate over how Hong Kong elects its leader has helped expose the wide gap between what pro-democracy groups and Beijing consider acceptable... #Beijing #Hong Kong