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EC to hold all-party meeting today

EC to hold all-party meeting today

The Congress on Monday appealed to the Election Commission of India (ECI) that 2019 Lok Sabha polls be conducted on ballot papers. At least 17 parties, including the NDA ally Shiv Sena, have been pitching for returning to ballot papers.

The EC has called the meeting with seven national and 51 state recognised political parties to discuss various electoral issues.

Nepal is all set to block pornographic content

Nepal is all set to block pornographic content

The Government of Nepal will be blocking the publication and dissemination of pornographic content in the nation, citing an increase in incidents of rape. The Ministry for Information and Communication issued a release citing pornographic content to be the reason for rape. Nepal has witnessed a sharp rise in the number of rape cases over the past weeks.
Batti Gul Meter Chalu opens well on Day 1

Batti Gul Meter Chalu opens well on Day 1

Shahid Kapoor and Shraddha Kapoor's movie Batti Gul Meter Chalu has opened very well. The film has made Rs 6.70 crores on Day 1, and earnings are set to increase through the weekend. According to trade analysts, the film's 'desi' story has managed to connect well with the audience. The movie also stars Yami Gautam and Divyendu Sharma, and is set in Uttarakhand.
Rihanna becomes ambassador of Barbados

Rihanna becomes ambassador of Barbados

Singer and actress Rihanna has become the "Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary" of Barbados. Born in the Caribbean island country, she became one of Barbados' cultural ambassadors in 2008, doing promotional work for its tourism ministry. The singer will be responsible for promoting education, tourism, and investment for the island.
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