22 opposition parties meet EC officials, demand verification of VVPAT slips before counting

Vastavam web: Leaders of as many as 22 opposition parties met the Election Commission (EC) on Tuesday and demanded verification of VVPAT slips of randomly-selected polling stations before the counting of the votes polled...

TDP will celebrate the Final Results: Devineni Umamaheswara Rao

Vastavam web: YCP leaders are almost in a celebratory mood after most national media gave positive exit polls. Minister Devineni Umamaheswara Rao said that it is the TDP which will celebrate the final, exact...

Chandrababu Delhi Tours Failed: YCP MP

Vastavam web: The exit polls mostly predicted sure-shot victory for Modi. But Chandrababu Naidu is continuing his relentless efforts to unite national leaders against Modi in the last two days of election results. Now,...

Vice President lauds Karimnagar Mayor

Vastavam web: Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu on Tuesday lauded the mayor of Karimnagar in Telangana for announcing a novel scheme to perform the last rites of the dead on token payment of one...

Committee of Administrators finally prepare terms of reference for CAC

Vastavam web: The Committee of Administrators is finally ready with the terms of reference for the three-member Cricket Advisory Committee, which will be provided to them after the BCCI Ethics Officer DK Jain announces...

Kuldep Yadav and Chahal are pillars of our attack: Virat Kohli

Vastavam web: Not overtly worried about Kuldep Yadav's lack of form during the IPL, skipper Virat Kohli on Tuesday said the Chinaman bowler and Yuzvendra Chahal are "pillars" of India's bowling attack, going into...

Former Pakistan skipper Afridi announced as icon player for Euro T20 Slam

Vastavam web: Former Pakistan skipper Shahid Afridi has joined the Euro T20 Slam as icon player while South African T-20 team's vice-captain J P Duminy and his country mate Imran Tahir will be among...

Former world champion Mary Kom wins first bout, assured of medal

Vastavam web: Former world champion Sarita Devi assured herself a medal by sailing into the semifinal with a 5-0 win over Preeti Beniwal in the 60kg category.Updating with more details) Guwahati, May 21 Six-time world...

Catholic schools safe to re-open: Sri Lankan Army

Vastavam web: Sri Lanka has tightened security ahead of the reopening Tuesday of some Catholic schools for the first time since the Easter bombings that killed 258 people, the army chief said. Lieutenant General...

German Ambassador calls for India to have a permanent UNSC seat

Vastavam web: Walter J. Lindner, German Ambassador has called on for India to have a permanent seat at the United Nations Security Council. He stressed that India's presence is vital for the body and...