BJP practising ‘pakoda politics’, says Owaisi

Hyderabad, Jan 25 : Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (MIM) chief Asaduddin Owaisi on Thursday said that the BJP is practising “pakoda politics” in the country. “What is happening is all ‘pakoda politics’,” he said while reacting to the violent protests in some states against Bollywood movie “Padmaavat”. While the Hyderabad MP did not elaborate on “pakoda politics”, his […]

‘Padmaavat’ gets full security for release in Mumbai

Mumbai, Jan 25 : Theatres in the country’s entertainment capital were well-guarded by the Mumbai Police for the release of Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s controversial drama “Padmaavat” on Thursday. The Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) had earlier said it would maintain a vigil outside cinemas where “Padmaavat” is screened. Police vans were stationed outside several theatres, some of […]

Karnataka shutdown logs out India’s tech hub

Bengaluru, Jan 25 : A shutdown across Karnataka on Thursday has logged out India’s tech hub, with IT majors Infosys, Wipro and other multinational firms suspending their operations for the day. Infosys campuses at Electronics City on the city outskirts and other locations were closed on Thursday till 6.30 p.m. as result of the shutdown. The […]