Cheat Sheet | Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday August 27, 2014
After barely five months as the Kerala Governor, three-time Delhi chief minister Sheila Dikshit resigned the post on Tuesday. While it gives the Narendra Modi government what it was looking for - a Governor House for its own nominees - it also gives ...
India | Rohit Bhan | Tuesday August 26, 2014
Narendra Modi's move to Delhi as Prime Minister has created two huge openings in Gujarat- as chief minister, he was a member of the state assembly, and he then ran for Parliament from Vadodara in his home state, but chose to represent Varanasi, which...
India | Rahul Shrivastava | Friday August 22, 2014
As Gujarat chief minister Mr Modi used the biennial event, his brainchild, to display his marketing savvy and drive investment in his state.
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Nitin Gokhale (with inputs from Agencies) | Friday August 8, 2014
US Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel today met Prime Minister Narendra Modi as part his three-day trip to Delhi that aims at improving defence and strategic ties between India and Washington.
India | Reported by Anand Kumar Patel, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday August 6, 2014
Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh, who has been facing allegations of corruption, faced a setback today as the Centre told the Delhi High Court a "prima facie case" can be made out against him.
India | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas | Tuesday August 5, 2014
Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj said a top envoy from Colombo will be summoned as Delhi formally lodges a protest over an article and uncomplimentary illustration of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa and Prime Minister Narendra Modi published o...
Cities | Sidharth Pandey | Thursday July 31, 2014
In December, 2013, when Arvind Kejriwal's Aam Aadmi Party, or the AAP, made a blockbuster debut in the Delhi assembly polls, winning 28 of 70 seats, one of their most vociferous backers were the auto-rickshaw drivers. The former chief minister is bac...
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 31, 2014
Lt. Gen. Dalbir Singh Suhag, whose appointment as army chief had kicked up a row, will take over today as the next head of the 1.3 million strong force succeeding Gen. Bikram Singh who is retiring.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 29, 2014
Former Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has finally vacated his Tilak Lane government accommodation and shifted to his old flat in Kaushmambi.
India | Rahul Shrivastava and Akhilesh Sharma | Thursday July 24, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi met top RSS leaders including its chief Mohan Bhagwat for talks over dinner tonight. This morning, the RSS leaders met BJP president Amit Shah to discuss names for a new team of party office-bearers and also better coordi...
South | Indo Asian News Service | Tuesday July 22, 2014
Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy will now finalise his cabinet rejig with the Congress high command in Delhi, a senior party leader said on Tuesday.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday July 21, 2014
The Aam Admi Party or AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal is likely to move back to Kaushambi, his place of residence prior to him moving to official accomodation as Delhi Chief Minister at Tilak Lane, sources said.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 17, 2014
Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat arrived in Dehradun after he was discharged on Wednesday from AIIMS in Delhi where he was recuperating for over a month from a neck injury sustained during a rough helicopter ride.
India | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Wednesday July 16, 2014
The BJP is reportedly making attempts to stake claim to form government in Delhi, which has been under President's Rule for the last six months. Sources said if the BJP does stake claim, senior city leader Jagdish Mukhi will be its candidate for chie...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 12, 2014
Going on hunger strikes did not help me and that is why I finally entered politics. This was Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal's advice to protesting teachers who are sitting on a fast unto death in New Delhi.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 9, 2014
Amidst speculation that he may be replaced, Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan today called on Congress President Sonia Gandhi in New Delhi in what he said was a "very good meeting".
India | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Wednesday July 9, 2014
Amit Shah, Prime Minister Narendra Modi's closest associate, is the new BJP president. His appointment was announced today in Delhi by Rajnath Singh, the man he succeeds.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday July 4, 2014
As many as 31 air conditioners and 25 heaters were among a number of electrical appliances installed in the official bungalow of Sheila Dikshit in Delhi when she was the Chief Minister.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday June 27, 2014
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu has cut short his Delhi visit to rush back to his state where a blast and fire in a gas pipeline killed 14 people on Friday morning.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday June 23, 2014
The Delhi High Court today extended till July 10 the interim bail granted to former Haryana Chief Minister Om Prakash Chautala, serving a 10-year jail term in teachers recruitment case.