Pakistan Elects Indian-Born Mamnoon Hussain as President

Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) candidate Mamnoon Hussain will become the 12th President of Pakistan after beating his rival Wajihuddin Ahmad of Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf party (PTI) by securing 277 votes, Dawn reported. Jul 30, 2013

Telangana: Statehood or Undivided AP, Repercussions Could be Huge

The Congress-led United Progressive Alliance (UPA) and the Congress Working Committee (CWC) are holding separate meetings on Tuesday to take a call on the demand for a separate Telangana state from Andhra Pradesh, but the government is facing a dilemma as their final decision could have huge repercussions. Jul 30, 2013

High Court Ruling a Major Blow to Srinivasan; Is BCCI Above Law?

In a major setback for the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), the Bombay High Court on Tuesday called the two-member probe panel formed by the BCCI to investigate the IPL spot-fixing scandal as "illegal and unconstitutional" and asked the board to form a new panel. Jul 30, 2013