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Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena. Photograph:( Others )

WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India Nov 13, 2018, 06.48 PM (IST)

Sri Lanka Supreme Court overturns President Sirisena's decision to dissolve parliament

The Sri Lankan Supreme Court on Tuesday overturned President Maithripala Sirisena's decision to dissolve the island nation's parliament.

Flipkart CEO Binny Bansal resigns after allegations of serious personal misconduct: Walmart

Walmart on Tuesday announced that Flipkart CEO Binny Bansal has resigned over allegations of serious personal misconduct. 

Modi doesn't know country run by people, not by one man: Rahul Gandhi

Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday launched a diatribe against Prime Minister Narendra Modi, accusing him of "misleading" people on India's development.

Gulberg massacre: On Monday, SC to hear plea challenging clean chit given to PM Modi

The Supreme Court will on Monday, November 19 hear Zakia Jafri's plea challenging the clean chit given to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, other top politicians, and bureaucrats in the Gulberg massacre case. 

Sabarimala case: SC to hear review petitions on January 22, refuses to stay earlier verdict

The Supreme Court on Tuesday stated that it would hear the review petitions against its Sabarimala verdict on January 22, adding that it will be an open court hearing. The apex court refused to stay its earlier verdict in the case.