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DOES SOCIAL MEDIA COMES UNDER MODEL CODE OF CONDUCT?

HUBBALLI: Like print and electronic media, social media is also under the scanner of the Election Commission of India, as per the Model Code of Conduct for Lok Sabha. Speaking at a media sensitisation programme regarding the LS polls held here recently, Deputy Commissioner Deepa Cholan said, “Campaigning by a …

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GOA CHIEF MINISTER MANOHAR PARRIKAR DIES AT 63

Panaji: Goa chief minister and former Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar, who had been battling a pancreatic ailment for more than a year, died at his son’s home in Panaji this evening. He was 63. Mr Parrikar’s health had been fluctuating for several days and worsened on Saturday morning. The former …

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TRANSGENDERS PARTICIPATE IN MOCK POLLING IN HUBBALLI

HUBBALLI: In a move to motivate transgenders to exercise their franchise, several transgenders were invited to participate in mock polling at Mini Vidhansaudha in Hubballi on Saturday. Several transgenders, who had stayed away from polling so far, due to various reasons, are now motivated to cast their votes during this …

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