The Biggest Stories of November 21, 2014
Nov 21, 2014
India | Written by Nidhi Razdan | Saturday November 22, 2014
In a huge diplomatic coup for Narendra Modi, United States President Barack Obama has accepted his invitation to be the Chief Guest at the Republic Day celebrations in January.
India | NDTV.com | Friday November 21, 2014
US president Barack Obama has accepted Prime Minister Narendra Modi's invitation to be the chief guest at India's Republic Day celebrations in January. This is the official statement of the White House.
India | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Friday November 21, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has invited US President Barack Obama to Republic Day on January 26.
India | Written by Monideepa Banerjie, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday November 21, 2014
Srinjoy Bose, a parliamentarian of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's Trinamool Congress, has been arrested in connection with the Saradha chit fund scam.
India | Edited by Mala Das | Wednesday November 19, 2014
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's enthusiasm for an anti-BJP coalition that includes her arch rival, the Left, is not shared by the latter.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 19, 2014
A case was today registered against Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu's son Nara Lokesh for his tweet in which he allegedly compared Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao to Adolf Hitler, police said.
South | Written by Uma Sudhir | Wednesday November 19, 2014
The Telugu Desam Party today sought to embarrass Telangana chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao by organising a dharna in Hyderabad, with the widows and children of nearly 100 farmers who have killed themselves in KCR's home district of Medak.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 18, 2014
The Nanavati Commission submitted its second and final report today on the 2002 Gujarat riots to state Chief Minister Anandiben Patel. More than 1,000 people, mostly Muslims, had died in the riots.
India | Reported by Barkha Dutt; Edited by Suparna Singh | Tuesday November 18, 2014
Mamata Banerjee, the Chief Minister of West Bengal, told NDTV today that she is willing to join a coalition that includes her arch rival, the Left, if the Congress takes the initiative to form the group.
South | Reported by Uma Sudhir, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Tuesday November 18, 2014
In new state Telangana, where more than 400 debt-ridden farmers have committed suicide since June, chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao has announced that salaries of all lawmakers will be doubled.
India | Reported by Sunil Prabhu, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt (With inputs from PTI) | Tuesday November 18, 2014
Mamata Banerjee, the chief minister of West Bengal, says that she is willing to join a coalition that includes her arch rival, the Left, if the Congress takes the initiative to form the group.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday November 17, 2014
Former Bihar chief minister Lalu Prasad's Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) and the ruling Janata Dal-United (JD-U) are likely to merge ahead of assembly elections next year.
India | Reported by Sunil Prabhu, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Tuesday November 18, 2014
On her three-day visit to Delhi on a Congress invitation to attend the 125th birth anniversary celebrations of Jawaharlal Nehru, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee met a number of political leaders, triggering speculation about future tie-ups...
India | Written by Niha Masih | Tuesday November 18, 2014
Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh on Monday blamed a pet project of his son, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav, for the party's poor show in the Lok Sabha elections.
Press Trust of India | Monday November 17, 2014
Chief Minister Nabam Tuki visited the Google headquarters in Mountain View, California, seeking ideas to improve education in his state.
India | Agencies | Monday November 17, 2014
A Border Security Force or BSF jawan posted for security outside Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah's residence in Srinagar opened fire suddenly this morning, but has injured no one.
India | Written by Sneha Mary Koshy | Monday November 17, 2014
Kerala is known for its high literacy rate. But an inter-faith marriage in in Kozhikode is making it look rather hollow.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday November 16, 2014
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O Panneerselvam today said Kerala cannot 'interfere' on the regulation of flow from the reservoir after the neighbouring state expressed concerns over the water level in Mullaperiyar dam nearing the contentious 142 feet.
Sunday November 16, 2014
Chief executives of financial institutions like Nabard and NHB are also attending the meeting.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday November 15, 2014
Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi today said he was ready to become a supporter of Prime Minister Narendra Modi if he granted special category status to the state and fulfilled other long pending demands.