Maharashtra polls: NCP leader Ankush Kakde's nomination declared invalid

Senior NCP leader and spokesman Ankush Kakde's nomination as the party candidate for a city Assembly seat for October 15 elections was officially declared invalid during scrutiny on Friday.

Adoption without wife`s consent is invalid: SC

Adoption of a child by the
husband is not valid if the wife does not give her consent to
it even though she might be been present at the ceremony as a
spectator, the Supreme Court has ruled.

AP by-polls: Several thousand votes found invalid

Several thousands votes were
found invalid by the election authorities in the just-
concluded by-polls in 12 Assembly constituencies of Andhra
Pradesh.