Assembly | Edited by Anindita Sanyal (with inputs from PTI) | Monday October 20, 2014
Former Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan, who is facing perhaps the toughest test of his political career, is closer to Delhi than to Mumbai.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Sunday October 19, 2014
As Prime Minister Narendra Modi attended a key party meeting in Delhi to discuss government formation in Haryana, where the BJP has won a majority, and in Maharashtra, where it is the largest party, BJP chief Amit Shah called up Shiv Sena's Uddhav Th...
Assembly | Edited by Mala Das | Sunday October 19, 2014
His supporters have had the catchy slogan "Narendra in Delhi, Devendra in Maharashtra" in circulation for months and today hope it will become reality.
Assembly | Indo-Asian New Service | Sunday October 12, 2014
Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda has lashed out at former chief minister and Indian National Lok Dal leader Om Prakash Chautala for his remarks that he would take oath as the next chief minister in Tihar Jail.
India | Reported by Tanima Biswas; Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from Agencies) | Saturday October 11, 2014
Former Haryana chief minister Om Prakash Chautala, 79, today surrendered at Tihar Jail, after the Delhi High Court cancelled his bail and ordered him to discontinue his political rallies.
Assembly | Agencies | Saturday October 11, 2014
Former Haryana chief minister Om Prakash Chautala is expected to surrender to Tihar Jail authorities today, after the Delhi High Court cancelled his bail yesterday and ordered him to discontinue his political rallies.
Assembly | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday October 10, 2014
Former Haryana Chief Minister Om Prakash Chautala today took a break from campaigning for next week's state polls to appear in a Delhi court. It is not clear whether he will go to the High Court, which has asked him to explain today how he has been c...
Assembly | Reported by Sunetra Choudhury, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday October 9, 2014
Days before the Haryana election, one of its key players, Om Prakash Chautala, may be forced to return to jail. The CBI has asked the Delhi High Court to cancel bail to the former Chief Minister, who is serving a 10-year jail term in a teachers recru...
India | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas | Thursday October 9, 2014
J Jayalalithaa's lawyers are expected to reach Delhi this morning from Bangalore and could file an appeal in the Supreme Court against the Karnataka High Court's dismissal of the former Tamil Nadu chief minister's petition for bail.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday October 6, 2014
Voicing concern over incidents of crime against women, Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao (KCR) on Sunday said there "is a danger of Hyderabad becoming like Delhi" and vowed to take tough measures to ensure safety of women including bringing in a "sp...
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 1, 2014
The Delhi High Court today issued notice to former Maharashtra Chief Minister Ashok Chavan on a plea against its single bench decision setting aside the Election Commission's order holding him guilty of filing incorrect expenses for the 2009 Assembly...
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Tejas Mehta and Ketki Angre, Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Wednesday September 24, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi met top BJP leaders on Sunday evening in Delhi and also held a one-on-one meeting with party chief Amit Shah to discuss the crisis in the alliance with the Shiv Sena in Maharashtra. Sources said the BJP is prepping for th...
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday September 19, 2014
The Delhi High Court on Friday extended the interim bail of former Haryana Chief Minister Om Prakash Chautala and his son Ajay Chautala till September 26. They were sentenced to ten-year imprisonment in the teachers recruitment scam.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 16, 2014
Uttarakhand's resident commissioner today handed over a cheque of Rs 10 crore to his Jammu and Kashmir counterpart in New Delhi on behalf of Chief Minister Harish Rawat for the flood-hit people of the state.
Cities | Written by Sandeep Phukan, Edited by Tasim Zahid | Monday September 15, 2014
Senior Congress leader and former Delhi Chief Minister, Sheila Dikshit today stood by her comments that if BJP has the numbers, they should be asked to prove it on floor of the house.
India | Anindita Sanyal (With PTI inputs) | Sunday September 14, 2014
Under attack from the Congress for her comment on giving the BJP a chance to form the government in Delhi, former Delhi chief minister Sheila Dikshit has clarified she was merely stating the "factual and constitutional" provisions.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 13, 2014
Newly-appointed Chinese Ambassador to India, Le Yucheng today met Chief Minister Anandi Patel in Gandhinagar ahead of the visit of Chinese President Xi Jinping in Ahmedabad on September 17.
India | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Friday September 12, 2014
The Delhi High Court has set aside the Election Commission's show-cause notice against former Maharashtra Chief Minister Ashok Chavan for allegedly fudging poll expenses during the 2009 assembly elections.
Cities | Reported by Sandeep Phukan, Written by Suparna Singh | Thursday September 11, 2014
Former Delhi chief minister Sheila Dikshit ruffled a few feathers today when she seemed to back a BJP bid to form government in Delhi, saying if the party has the numbers, it should be "given a trial."
India | Agencies | Saturday August 30, 2014
Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Kumar Vishwas said on Saturday that a BJP MLA had offered him the Delhi chief minister's post in return for support of 12 AAP legislators.