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.
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.