Rajasthan By Polls 2018: Congress leads in Ajmer, Alwar
Rajasthan: Congress has left behind Alwar and Ajmer Lok Sabha seats during the counting of votes for the Assembly by-polls. At the same time, the Congress has also occupied Mandalgarh seat. The counting of votes for two Lok Sabha and Assembly by-elections started on Thursday from 8 am morning.
Alwar-Congress ahead of 17,049 votes
Ajmer – Congress ahead of 80271 votes
Mandalgarh- Congress wins from 12976
According to the State Election Department spokesman, Congress candidate from Ajmer Radhu Sharma is leading from Ram Swaroop Lamba of BJP and Congress’s Karan Singh Yadav is leading from Jaswant Singh Yadav of BJP. Congress candidate Vivek Dhark at Mandalgarh assembly constituency is leading from his opponent candidate.
As per election department, Lok Sabha by-elections counting for Alwar, Ajmer and Mandalgarh Assembly by-election polling began at the district headquarters with lot of security.
By-elections counting in the state is being done through mandatory verification method. In Alwar Lok Sabha by-election, polling was held at Babu Shobaram State Arts College. The counting will be completed in different rounds in Tijara district, Kishangarh, Mundawar, Alwar, Ramgarh, Ramgarh, Rajgarh, Laxmangarh.
Similarly, for the Ajmer parliamentary constituency, the ballot started between the security arrangements in the State Polytechnic College where counting of votes will be finished in different rounds in Kishangarh, Pushkar, Ajmer, Ajmer, Nasirabad, Kekdi, Dudu.
Apart from this, counting of votes started at 8’o clock in Tilak Nagar of Bhilwara district at State Polytechnic College. Results will be made available on the Election Department website roundwise.
It is worth mentioning that for the Alwar Lok Sabha by-election in January last year received 61.93 percent votes, Ajmer Lok Sabha by-election polls noted 65.59 percent voting while 78.68 percent of the voters voted in Mandalgarh assembly by-election.
6.1 magnitude earthquake hits Afghanistan, Pakistan; 1 dead, 22 wounded
A strong earthquake hit northern Afghanistan on Thursday that takes the lives of one girl and wounded many others. The trembling of earthquake was felt by people in India and Pakistan
As per US Geological Survey, the earthquake strike close to Afghanistan’s northern border at a profundity of 191 kms.
The focal point was in Jurm district of Afghanistan’s Badakhshan Province, reports stated.
Nearly two strong shakes were felt in Kabul on Thursday.
As per the reports, 3 persons were wounded in Afghanistan’s Jurm district.
An earthquake of magnitude 7.5 hit Kabul in October 2015 that led to landslides, destruction of buildings. Over 380 people lost their lives in the casualty.
The tremors of earthquake were faced by people in Islamabad, Peshawar, Lahore and New Delhi.
One girl lost their lives in Pakistan’s Quetta town after her residence distorted during the tremor.
Nearly ten people were wounded in Khyber Pakhtuhwa. The evacuation teams reached to Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province to overlook the situation. In the earthquake, a school building got destroyed in Peshawar and many children are feared to be wounded.
7.4 magnitude earthquake struck at Pakistan in October 2005 and took the lives of more than 80,000 people and leaving several other homeless.
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India VS South Africa : Virat Kohli clues at playing Ajinkya Rahane at No.4 in ODIs
Durban: Indian Captain Virat Kohli gave a clue about the fourth player that is likely to play in the forthcoming ODI tournament starting from today at the Kingsmead.
On Wednesday, Virat Kohli disclosed that they are currently looking to reinforce the number four position and believes that Ajinkya Rahane is a tough candidate.
“We had stated prior that Rahane will play in third position as a third opener but that condition can alter as he has batted at No. 4 in a World Cup earlier. These situations are like that you receive to play fast bowling all through the tournament so he becomes a well-built candidate for No. 4. Apart from him, we have Shreyas (Iyer), Manish (Pandey), Hardik (Pandya), MS (Dhoni). We have set aside all these alternatives open, we don’t need to be one-dimensional. It depends whose skill is more apt to what position,” Virat Kohli affirmed.
Virat Kohli claimed that they have received amazing players for 2019’s World Cup. The matches will be held from May 30 to July 15 next year in England.
“I hope the core of our cricketers is more or less pretty powerful at the moment. Apparently alteration can occur at any moment. You don’t know if someone is going to be in form or not or what the squad needs at some point. How I see it, more or less the core is found,” Kohli added.
Asus to launch ZenFone 5 series at MWC 2018 event
Taiwanese company Asus is ready to unveil its ZenFone 5 series at Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2018 event in Barcelona, Spain. The company has started sending invitation for its MWC conference to its clients that is slated to be held on February 27. Asus’s invitation gives clue about the propel of ZenFone 5 series by writing #BACKTO5 hashtag.
As per the reports, Asus Zefone 5 series will be launched at MWC 2018 at 7:30pm CET on February 27.
Prior, Asus handset was spotted with model number ASUS_X00QD. The handset is likely to include Android 8.0 Oreo and feature dual-band 802.11ac, Wi-Fi. The company is expected to launch Asus ZenFone 5 Max during the event.
Apart from it, Asus is likely to launch ZenFone 5 Lite handset that recently got certification in Russia. The handset is likely to include 6-inch display that comes with aspect ratio of 18:9 and support Snapdragon SoC.
Prior January, the company unveiled its ZenFone Max Plus (M1) smartphone in US markets. The cellphone involves cost of $229 (approx Rs. 14,500). It boasts full-HD+ display and comes with a dual camera setup on the rear side.
Other handsets that are likely to launch during MWC 2018 event include Samsung Galaxy S9, Galaxy S9+, Sony Xperia XZ Pro, Xiaomi Mi MIX 2S, Nokia 1, Nokia 7 Plus, Nokia 8 (2018) and Nokia 9.