Voting under the second phase of Uttar Pradesh Assembly election has completed today with near about 60%, 2.7% less than as compared to voting in phase first that was around 62.7%. Polling began amid tight security on a dull note but picked up as the day advanced.
60% of 1.97 crore voters gave their vote to their favorable one for 59 constituencies across nine districts in eastern UP.
Eastern UP constitutions are considered to Muslim vote because like Azamgarh, Mau, Ballia, Gazipur have a significant presence of Muslim voters. The second phase of assembly election will test the potency of the 4.5 per cent backward minorities sub quota decision.
Chief General V K Singh who has given his 38 years of service to the nation has lost his battle for age row when Supreme Court told Chief that they could understand his fact of pain but he should accept order of Government who would take the final decision over age battle.
General had filled petition in the SC against the govt. to recognize May 10, 1951 as his date of birth in official service records and not May 10, 1950.
But as per past record of General’s promotion in 2006 when he promoted to Lt. Gen rank, this post had been accepted by General on basis of May 10, 1950 as his DOB. And later on 2008, he had once again promoted as Army Commander.
Defining his act of accepting status position in Army in 2006, SC asked, “We can understand if a person who has been harassed and not achieved anything is before us. You have achieved the highest position you aspire for. Why should a person of your stature come to court?”
The news that makes headlines today is that Bollywood actress Esha Deol is now all set to exchange rings with her long-time boyfriend Mumbai-based businessman Bharat Takhtani tomorrow, just two days before Valentine’s Day.
Talking to media, Esha’s manager said, “Yes, it is going to be a traditional ceremony at their Juhu residence Sunday. It will be a family affair.”
However, the is no exact information about the time of engagement, but the family is said to be excited.
Meanwhile, the cutest daughter of veteran actors Hema Malini and Dharmendra, Esha Deol started her Bollywood journey back in 2002 with ‘Koi Mere Dil Se Poochhe’.
Later on, the actress also worked in films such as ‘Chura Liyaa Hai Tumne’, ‘Na Tum Jaano Na Hum’ and ‘Dhoom’.
Bollywood buzz sparks few days back saying that the hot and sexy actress Kareena Kapoor is pregnant. News of Kareena Kapoor’s pregnancy sent the Bollywood into a flap.
But, at the end all such news went to drain and it was just nothing more than rumors.
While talking to media, a friend close to actress Kareena Kapoor said, “No, she isn’t pregnant. It’s strange how there has been so much frenzy with just a solitary picture floating around. There is no truth to the so-called news and for Kareena it is business as usual.”
In the meantime, the photograph had spread on internet like fire, which shows that actress Kareena Kapoor was trying to hide a baby bump from the prying eyes of the photographers. Possibly the photo was clicked from a wrong angle as Kareena looked visibly plump.
Temporarily, Kareena was reportedly extremely smiling with news of her false pregnancy doing the rounds.
The latest updates of Yuvraj Singh’s health are that the player is undergoing chemotherapy in the US for a rare germ cell cancer.
The cricketer also posted a picture on Twitter that shows him without his hair.
Yuvraj Singh tweeted: “Finally the hair has gone, But #livstrong #yuvstrong.”
The superb middle-order batsman from the Indian cricket team further writes that he is recovering well and can’t wait to get back into the national team.
He further thanked his fans and promised to make a powerful comeback in the Indian cricket team. He posted that he spent 20 min on the cycle in the gym and says that Amul’s new ad Yu and Vi will fight this together ‘is very cute’.
Earlier on Wednesday, Yuvraj talked to media, for the first time since the news of his cancer came into light.
The latest technology sector news reveals that Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd, India’s premier utility vehicle (UV) firm, has finally launch the new version of Mahindra Xylo in New Delhi on Wednesday, February 8, 2012.
Meanwhile, the newly launched vehicle by the company [Mahindra Xylo MPV] is powered by the Mhawk engine in top end E9 model and voice command technology (VCT) to control the SUV.
M&M chief executive for automotive division Pravin Shah said, “This technology is adopted for the first time ever in the auto industry in the country, probably in the world, and has been developed in-house and is patented.”
The biggest Bollywood buzz reveals that the superstar Amitabh Bachchan will undergo abdominal surgery today.
The actor Amitabh Bachchan posted on his blog, “There were some medical procedures today as well for — and this is being disclosed to the Ef (extended family) at this point of time — a surgery that I shall be undergoing on the 11th morning. I do not wish to talk much on my medical condition, but trust and faith in my FmXt (extended family) allows me to do so.”
The Bollywood actor further wrote in his post, “The surgery they say is not too complicated, but then all doctors say the same as you end up on the operating table, and before long the details and the subsequent anxieties begin to rise.”
During her campaigning on Amethi, Priyanka Gandhi clearly ensured supporters that now the time has come to act. And if we want progress then we should choose right govt.
Along with her two children, Priyanka was presented for addressing gathering on Thursday.
On stage, Priyanka showed a drastically power to insist the audience to help Congress to come out in UP with a huge supporting power. She said, “There should be a Congress government in UP, so that the party does not have to make compromises, it doesn’t have to stretch its arms (before other parties).”