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Haroon Bilour’s wife to contest election from PK-78

PESHAWAR: Wife of slain Awami National Party (ANP) leader Haroon Bilour has announced to contest the elections in her husband's place from PK-78 constituency of Peshawar. On Tuesday, Haroon lost his life amongst 22 in a suicide bombing attack when he was addressing a party meeting in Peshawar. Haroon's father Bashir Ahmed Bilour was also killed in a suicide blast back in 2012, while 65 others were also injured in the blast. According to reports, Haroon's son has confirmed that his mother would be contesting the…

22-year-old Indian-American running for California governor

HYDERABAD: A 22-year-old Indian-American IT professional, who has thrown his hat in the ring for the post of California governor, is drawing attention for more than one reason. Shubham Goel, a techie with roots in Uttar Pradesh, is drawing more and more eyeballs to his campaign blitz. He is there on the streets with his megaphone, talking to crowds and passersby on why he’s the right guy to succeed Democrat governor Jerry Brown, who served two four-year terms. Shubham is making use of the latest virtual reality technology…