Madras High Court Starts Hearing Plea Of 18 Disqualified MLAs

Chennai: The Madras High Court today started hearing a batch of petitions including those challenging the disqualification of 18 pro-Dhinakaran MLAs by the Tamil Nadu assembly speaker. The bench comprising Chief Justice Indira Banerjee and Justice M Sundar heard arguments by senior counsel Abhishek Singhvi who appeared on behalf of the 18 MLAs disqualified under the anti-defection law in September. Justice K Ravichandrabaabu had earlier directed the court registry to…

November 16, 2017
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Probe BJP Minister's Rs 5 Crore 'Offer' To MLA, Says Shiv Sena

A day after a Shiv Sena MLA claimed that a senior BJP minister in Maharashtra had offered him Rs 5 crore to join the BJP, a senior leader of the Uddhav Thackeray-led party said the alleged ‘offer’ should be probed. Harshwardhan Jadhav, Sena MLA from Kannad in Aurangabad district, had alleged that a state minister had given him the offer at his official residence near Mantralaya late last month. The…

November 16, 2017
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Crispy, Golden Turkey Skin: 4 Methods Put to the Test (and One Winner!)

By Summer Miller Want the most golden, most crispy skin on anything from your Sunday roast Chicken to your Thanksgiving turkey? We tested four different methods to find the very best one. Photography Credit: Summer Miller I’ve been wrist deep in the business end of chickens all week. I’m on a quest to determine the best way to achieve perfect deep, golden, crispy skin, both for our everyday roast chickens…

November 16, 2017
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Govt to observe Vasectomy Fortnight from November 21

By: PTI | New Delhi | Published:November 16, 2017 10:30 pm All states and Union territories would observe Vasectomy Fortnight from November 21 to December 4 whereby quality male sterilisation services would be provided at public health facilities.(Source: Thinkstock Images) The government will observe ‘Vasectomy Fortnight’ starting November 21 to raise awareness about male sterilisation and to promote the participation of men in family planning. A national workshop promoting men’s…

November 16, 2017
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Empowering 'Don't Label Me' Project Helps Women Stand Up to Body Shaming

By Health This article originally appeared on People.com. A group of women created a powerful photo series that has them literally crossing out the names they’ve been called — with a bit of glitter. Abigail Spencer and Meg Bishop of Salt and Light Photography in Grants Pass, Oregon organized the “Don’t Label Me” project to help women reclaim power over their bodies. They photographed a diverse group of seven women,…

November 16, 2017
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Kumkum Bhagya 16 November 2017 full episode written update: Pragya saves Abhi from gun shot

By Mehak Arora Written by Mehak Arora | New Delhi | Published:November 16, 2017 10:12 pm Kumkum Bhagya 16 Nov 2017 full episode written update: Pragya worries that she can’t be with him everytime so it’s better if Babu recalls the truck’s number. Suhana is putting heating pad on Disha’s feet and asks what magic she has done over Purab and Disha asks why she called him. Pragya goes to…

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No Bail Yet For Ryan Bus Conductor, Family Returns Empty-handed

New Delhi: Ami Chand, 65, has just returned from the Gurgaon court with his grandson. They had hoped to bring his son, Ashok Kumar, home. But they will have to wait. The bus conductor of Gurgaon’s Ryan International School, who had initially been accused of murdering of 7-year-old Pradyuman Thakur, was not allowed to go today. The court deferred the judgment on his bail plea. Ami Chand said it is…

November 16, 2017
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Yami Gautam’s experimental outfit gets a thumbs up from us

By: Lifestyle Desk | New Delhi | Published:November 16, 2017 10:01 pm Yami Gautam in Anju Modi. (Source: Instagram/yamigautam) When we think of unusual ways to drape a sari, we remember Shilpa Shetty and Taapsee Pannu. While Shetty prefers to accessorise her saris with belts, Pannu adds a more modern twist to her six yards by pairing them with LBDs and trousers. Joining them on an unusual journey is Yami…

November 16, 2017
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Leonardo da Vinci’s ‘Salvator Mundi’ is world’s most expensive painting at $450 million

By: Lifestyle Desk | New Delhi | Published:November 16, 2017 10:01 pm The New York-based auction agency, the Christie’s called the painting Salvator Mundi, “the Last da Vinci,” the only known painting by the Renaissance master still in a private collection. (Source: Reuters) ‘Monalisa’ might be the most talked about creations of Leonardo da Vinci but it surely isn’t the most expensive one. A painting of Jesus Christ by the…

November 16, 2017
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Peshawar, Rawalpindi seal last-over victories

3:00 AM ET ESPNcricinfo staff After a damp couple of days that resulted in four games getting washed out, the National T20 Cup got back on track with a pair of thrilling last-over chases on Thursday. And it was Peshawar and Rawalpindi that ended on the right side of the results, each securing their maiden win of the competition, beating Islamabad and FATA respectively. Peshawar were the first to collect…

November 16, 2017
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