A video of senior medical students of Vellore Christian Medical College (CMC) ragging their juniors went viral on social media.The video showed the victims parading inside the men's hostel half-naked (with their underwear).
In this episode of The New Indian Express' Express Dialogues, Political Analyst BS Murthy speaks with Bansy Kalappa, Political Editor on the latest 'PayCM' campaign in Karnataka.
Janata Dal (United) leader #NitishKumar was sworn in as the Chief Minister of Bihar for a record eighth time on August 10. He was administered the oath of office by Governor Phagu Chauhan at a simple ceremony inside the Raj Bhavan. Tejashwi Yadav , whose RJD helms the Grand Alliance that elected Kumar as its leader on August 9, was also sworn in as the Deputy Chief Minister for the second time.
Shiv Sena leader #EknathShinde will be the new chief minister of Maharashtra, BJP leader #DevendraFadnavis said on Thursday. The dramatic announcement came after Fadnavis and Shinde met Governor B S Koshyari at Raj Bhavan. Earlier, it was considered to be a foregone conclusion that Fadnavis will become the CM for the third time, in alliance with the Shinde-led Sena rebels. #MaharashtraCM #CM
Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma took a ride on a rubber boat to assess the flood situation at Silchar. He called the flood a man-made disaster. Further, he has instructed officials to file a case with the police to probe on the breach of embankment. Although, the floodwater seems to be receding in a few districts, over 25 lakh people are still affected. The current death toll stand at 126.
As per sources, the BJP is considering several new faces in the Uttar Pradesh Cabinet on the basis of qualification, caste and regional equations. Check the possible names in Yogi Adityanath's Cabinet 2.0.