Latest News: Yogendra Yadav Detained, ‘Manhandled’ in Tamil Nadu

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5:10 PM, 08 Sep

Yogendra Yadav Detained, 'Manhandled' by Police in TN

Swaraj Abhiyan Chief Yogendra Yadav and four of his associates were detained and allegedly manhandled by police on Saturday in Tiruvannamalai district when they were on their way to meet protesting farmers against the proposed eight-lane expressway between Chennai and Salem.

In a series of tweets, the psephologist-turned-politician claimed besides being prevented from going to meet the farmers, his phone was snatched, he was manhandled and pushed into a police van.

(Source: IANS)

4:59 PM, 08 Sep

Kodagu Floods: HD Kumaraswamy to Meet PM Modi on Monday

A delegation led by Karnataka CM HD Kumaraswamy will meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday, 10 September to seek relief funds for the flood-affected districts of the state including Kodagu.

1:46 PM, 08 Sep

Amitabh Chaudhry to Replace Shikha Sharma as Axis Bank MD & CEO

Amitabh Chaudhry replace incumbent Shikha Sharma as the MD & CEO of Axis Bank after she demits office on 31 Dec, 2018.

12:31 PM, 08 Sep

Pakistan, China Agree to Strengthen Strategic Cooperation

Chinese State Councillor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi met his Pakistani counterpart Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Saturday and both the leaders agreed to strengthen the strategic cooperation partnership between the two countries.

Wang, who is on a three-day official visit to Pakistan, and Qureshi held a joint press conference at the Foreign Office after having a one-on-one meeting and delegation-level talks, Geo News reported.

(Source: IANS)

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