The Biggest Stories of August 26, 2014
Aug 26, 2014
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 30, 2014
Finance and Defence Minister Arun Jaitley, on Friday sought to project Prime Minister Narendra Modi as a leader who gives his ministers a lot of "decentralised authority".
Opinion | Harish Khare | Wednesday August 27, 2014
PM's control over party is now limitless, writes Harish Khare.
India | Reported by Rahul Shrivastava and Akhilesh Sharma, Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Tuesday August 26, 2014
BJP veterans LK Advani and Murli Manohar Joshi have been dropped from the new-look Parliamentary board that party chief Amit Shah has constituted, marking the end of an era in the ruling party.
Opinion | Harish Khare | Friday August 15, 2014
No PM since Nehru has asked citizens to do their part, writes Harish Khare.
India | Edited by Mala Das | Tuesday August 12, 2014
Lawmakers from the Trinamool Congress and the Telugu Desam Party engaged in an unseemly row over Room number 5 in Parliament House today.
Opinion | Ashutosh | Tuesday August 12, 2014
AAP's Ashutosh shares his memories of the former PM.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas | Tuesday August 12, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is in Leh this morning and will soon head to Kargil. He is the first prime minister to visit the high-altitude town since the Kargil war of 1999. This is the PM's second visit to Jammu and Kashmir since he took over as Pr...
India | Sandeep Phukan and Ankita Mukherji | Sunday August 10, 2014
Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose's grandnephew Sugata Bose has criticised the reports that the freedom fighter's name is being considered by the Narendra Modi government for Bharat Ratna, country's highest civilian honour.
India | Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Sunday August 10, 2014
The union government may announce its decision to confer the Bharat Ratna Award for former prime minister and veteran party leader Atal Bihari Vajpayee, said sources.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 27, 2014
BJP's ambitious proposal to link rivers across the country is set to get a push with the Water Resources Ministry being asked to prepare a future roadmap.
Opinion | Sudheendra Kulkarni | Wednesday July 9, 2014
What Pakistanis think of peace process, the new Modi government.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday June 7, 2014
Newly-elected Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan today called on Vice President Hamid Ansari and former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee.
India | Written by Devesh Kumar | Thursday June 5, 2014
When former deputy prime minister LK Advani reached his office in Parliament during the lunch-break today, he was confronted with a humiliating situation.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday June 2, 2014
Congress on Monday attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi over his decision to scrap all GoMs and EGoMs saying it was "symptomatic of autocratic regime" and noted that "no single person can be repository of all wisdom".
Election 2014 | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas | Monday May 19, 2014
It was a response many of his tense colleagues in the BJP would have wanted to make as they were accosted by journalists waiting outside party chief Rajnath Singh's residence.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Saturday May 17, 2014
BJP president Rajnath Singh surpassed the highest victory margin of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee of 2.18 lakh votes, set in 2004, by winning the seat with a difference of over 2.72 lakh votes.
Election 2014 | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday May 16, 2014
Leaders of several countries on Friday congratulated BJP's Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, set to become India's next prime minister, for leading the BJP to a decisive win in the general elections.
Election 2014 | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday May 10, 2014
BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Saturday said that he had gone to seek the blessings of former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee in Delhi after the end of the poll campaign.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 11, 2014
Soon after his marathon election campaign came to an end, BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi held a meeting with RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat in New Delhi on Saturday.
Thursday May 8, 2014
Mr Sinha was the Finance Minister of India between 1998 and 2002 under Atal Bihari Vajpayee's BJP-led government.