Astrologers

Can't use astrologers, tarot readers for result prediction to bypass ban on exit polls: EC

Can't use astrologers, tarot readers for result prediction to bypass ban on exit polls: EC

The prediction of election results by astrologers and tarot readers in the period when there is a ban on broadcasting exit polls is a violation of law, the Election Commission has ruled.

Mar 31, 2017, 00:14 AM IST
Know why 'agnostic' Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah is banning astrology shows on TV

Know why 'agnostic' Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah is banning astrology shows on TV

Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah has decided to impose ban on astrology shows on TV channels.

Dec 11, 2015, 16:47 PM IST

Soothsayers, fortune tellers throng Lalu`s residence

Astrologers, soothsayers and even occultists are thronging the residence of RJD president Lalu Prasad to bless him and help him "win" the elections.

Mar 13, 2014, 17:19 PM IST

Assembly polls: Uncertainties looming, aspirants turn to astrologers

Astrologers and temple priests in Chhattisgarh are witnessing an increase in the number of politicians and other aspirants visiting them ever since the announcement of Assembly polls.

Oct 31, 2013, 11:59 AM IST

Can`t issue order to regulate godmen, astrologers: HC

The Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court on Tuesday refused to direct the government to regulate godmen and astrologers through an official mechanism.

Sep 03, 2013, 15:29 PM IST

PIL seeks regulation of godmen, astrologers

A PIL seeking to regulate godmen and astrologers was filed on Friday before the Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court.

Aug 30, 2013, 15:52 PM IST

Shibu Soren oath-taking rescheduled at astrologers` behest

Shibu Soren will take oath as Jharkhand`s chief minister Wednesday three and a half hours before the original schedule, because that`s what his astrologers want.

Dec 29, 2009, 12:22 PM IST