Cheat Sheet | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Sunday March 1, 2015
Mufti Mohammad Sayeed, 79, the veteran leader of the People's Democratic Party or PDP, took oath today as the chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir, bringing to an end the 49-day Governor's Rule in the state. He is leading a historic alliance with the ...
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from PTI) | Sunday March 1, 2015
Mufti Mohammad Sayeed, the veteran leader of the People's Democratic Party, is shortly to take oath as the chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir, bringing to an end the 49-day Governor's rule in the state. He is leading a historic alliance with the BJP...
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 1, 2015
The 49-day Governor's rule comes to an end today in Jammu and Kashmir with the swearing-in of PDP leader Mufti Mohammad Sayeed as the Chief Minister in an alliance with the BJP which will be part of a government for the first time in the state.
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday February 24, 2015
Newly-appointed Delhi assembly Speaker Ram Niwas Goyal on Monday said that the BJP would be offered the Leader of Opposition post.
Delhi News | Monday February 23, 2015
Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's first day in the Delhi Assembly today will serve to obliterate the memory of a tumultuous last day a year ago, when he had resigned amid high drama after 49 days in office.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday February 23, 2015
If yoga comes into the life of common people, it will help in bringing down incidents of rape in the country, veteran BJP leader Murli Manohar Joshi today said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday February 22, 2015
Asserting that he did not "back-stab" Nitish Kumar, expelled JD(U) leader Jitan Ram Manjhi today said he was prematurely pulled down from the chief minister's post by Nitish Kumar when he started bringing Mr Kumar's slogans of uplifting the poor to r...
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Friday February 20, 2015
Leaders across the political parties today recalled late RR Patil with NCP chief Sharad Pawar noting that Mr Patil initiated cleanliness campaign in Maharashtra.
India News | NDTV.com | Friday February 20, 2015
Senior JDU leader Nitish Kumar is addressing the media after Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi quit earlier today.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday February 20, 2015
The Aam Admi Party (AAP), which came to power for the second time in Delhi - with a record 67-seat win - is "encouraging theft" by promising people free water and cheap power, Congress leader Sheila Dikshit on Thursday said observing that some of the...
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday February 19, 2015
Bharatiya Janata Party leader Kalraj Mishra has said that the party is chalking out concrete plans in Uttar Pradesh to tackle its crushing defeat in the recent Delhi polls.
India News | Indo-Asain News Service | Thursday February 19, 2015
Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) leader Naeem Akhtar, who was to visit Pakistan on February 25, clarified today that he did not know the status of his visa application after a media report said he had been denied one.
India News | Thursday February 19, 2015
The BJP is expected to give its Bihar unit the go-ahead to support chief minister Jitan Ram Manjhi in a trust vote that he will seek in the state assembly tomorrow, sources have said. A formal BJP decision is expected after a meeting at 6 pm today.
India News | Written by Anand Kumar Patel | Thursday February 19, 2015
The BJP today rushed a senior party leader to make peace between Haryana Chief minister Manohar Lal Khattar and his health and sports minister Anil Vij. For weeks, Mr Vij has been seen to be taking potshots at his boss on Twitter, to the great deligh...
Delhi News | Reported by Akhilesh Sharma, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday February 18, 2015
The BJP today chose a leader out of its three lawmakers in the Delhi assembly and gave their hopelessly outnumbered state a new descriptor. "They are our Brahma, Vishnu, Mahesh," quipped the party's Prabhat Jha.
Delhi News | Reported by Akhilesh Sharma; Edited by Mala Das | Wednesday February 18, 2015
Till about a week ago, meetings of the BJP's top leaders in Delhi were focused on how to win the election and form the government in the capital. Today, a conclave will handle a less headier proposition - which of its three lawmakers should be named ...
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday February 18, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's "name-striped" suit is the star attraction at an auction in Gujarat today. A BJP leader, Rajubhai Agarwal, had bid Rs 51 lakh for it.
Mumbai News | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Tuesday February 17, 2015
Aditya Thackeray, the young leader of the Shiv Sena, has said that his proposal to scrap the 1:30 am deadlines for restaurants and bars to remain open in Mumbai has been accepted by Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 17, 2015
Senior Janata Dal (United) leader Nitish Kumar today congratulated West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for her party's victory in the state by-elections.
People | Press Trust of India | Monday February 16, 2015
Senior NCP leader Raosaheb Ramrao Patil, affectionately known as 'Aaba', was a quintessential grass root politician who rose up the political ladder in Maharashtra due to his integrity and honesty.
India News | Saturday February 14, 2015
On a day when AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal took oath as the eighth Chief Minister of Delhi, senior BJP leader M Venkaiah Naidu said that the party had made a tactical mistake by not going in for the Assembly polls in Delhi immediately after the Lok Sab...
Delhi News | Barkha Dutt | Wednesday February 11, 2015
Kumar Vishwas, a top leader of the Aam Aadmi Party, said today that the people of Delhi have rejected Prime Minister Narendra Modi's negative campaign against Arvind Kejriwal.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday February 11, 2015
BJP leader Shazia Ilmi on Tuesday met the party's Chief Ministerial nominee Kiran Bedi who faced a shocking defeat in the Delhi Assembly polls in Krishna Nagar constituency.
Delhi News | Written by Suparna Singh | Tuesday February 10, 2015
With Arvind Kejriwal handing his party a near-perfect score in the Delhi election, top leaders from around the country were quick to congratulate him. Among them, Uddhav Thackeray, chief of the Shiv Sena. It's not just that Mr Thackeray was effusive ...