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WION Evening News Brief, Nov 1 2017

WION Web Team
New Delhi, Delhi, IndiaUpdated: Nov 01, 2017, 01:33 PM IST

The Election Commission of India had told the Supreme Court that convicted MPs and MLAs should be banned from contesting elections. Photograph:(Others)

US secretary of state Rex Tillerson informed the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Tuesday that Pakistan is willing to target terrorists if provided information by the US government.

 

The Supreme Court has asked the Centre to constitute special courts on the lines of "fast-track courts" in order to quickly finish cases pending against MPs and MLAs in the country.

 

UP ADG has said that about 60-70 people sustained injuries in the incident. The District Magistrate had previously reported 100 injuries.

 

The Election Commission said that it had written to the government to amend the law in this regard.

 

Filmmaker Ali Abbas Zafar shared a new still from his upcoming film Tiger Zinda Hai on Wednesday. Featuring Katrina Kaif, Zafar captioned the photo as, "Zoya , if eyes could kill #Katrina kaif @TigerZindaHai(sic)"