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No quorum yet Parliament extends Maldives Emergency by 30 days

Following a request by Maldivian President Abdulla Yameen, Parliament on Tuesday approved extending the ongoing state of Emergency by 30 days, despite a lack of quorum. India had said that it expected that the emergency in the Indian Ocean archipelago nation will not be extended.

Midnight fracas at Kejriwal home; chief secy claims he was beaten; files complaint

The ongoing battle between the Centre’s proxy forces in the Delhi administration and the elected representatives of the state took an ugly turn with the bureaucratic head of the Delhi government claiming that he was summoned to the CM’s office at midnight and questioned about advertisements not being released and in the heat of the moment two AAP MLAs rained blows on him. The AAP in its defence claims that the officer was called over the delay in rations to many families in an area in south Delhi.