The Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) should be revamped as the institution doesn't have the freedom to take "independent decisions" and the film industry too doesn't have faith in it, says its chairperson Leela Samson.
Former Karnataka minister B
Sreeramulu on Wednesday filed his nomination papers for Bellary Rural
Assembly constituency seeking re-election as an independent, a
development that prompted BJP to expel him from the party.
With states complaining of
inadequate supply of foodgrains for public distribution
system, the SC on Tuesday asked the Centre to examine the idea of conducting an independent
nation-wide survey to identify BPL families.
Political uncertainty continued in Jharkhand for the third day after independent legislator, Bandhu Tirkey, withdrew support to the Shibu Soren regime, saying he was against the BJP forming an alternative government.
The Praja Rajyam Party has
requested the Andhra Pradesh government to conduct an
independent inquiry into the attack on their party activists
allegedly by the staffers of a local news channel between
March 20 and 23.
The Congress has to explain to the people of Jharkhand why it extended support to an Independent MLA as chief minister of Jharkhand for 23 months, BJP national vice-president Karuna Shukla on Wednesday said.
Irked over denial of tickets for the October 13 Assembly elections in Maharashtra, many leaders of Sharad Pawar-led NCP and Congress have turned rebellious and would contest the upcoming elections as independents.
The UN administrator for the Khmer Rouge tribunal issued a blunt reminder to PM Hun Sen that the panel is independent, after the Cambodian leader suggested that arresting more suspects for trial could spark a civil war.
Manoj Chaudhary, an independent, was on Saturday declared the new president of the DUSU following elections in which nominees linked to the Congress and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) were barred from contesting for the top post.