India | Press Trust of India | Friday September 13, 2013
Senior Bihar BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi today hailed the Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi's anointment as the party's prime ministerial candidate for the next general elections and thanked the central leadership for honouring sentiments of the ...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday September 13, 2013
Around 40 per cent students today exercised their franchise in the Delhi University Student Union elections which were dominated by issues like women security and the new four-year undergraduate programme.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday September 13, 2013
Karnataka's former chief minister BS Yeddyurappa today hinted at returning to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) after Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi was nominated as the party's prime ministerial candidate.
India | Sandeep Phukan | Saturday September 14, 2013
Ahead of the crucial assembly polls in Delhi, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh, the Congress party wants to infuse new energy into their spokespersons.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday September 13, 2013
Polling to elect office bearers of the students' unions at Delhi University (DU) and Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) began on the campuses of the two universities in the national capital on Friday.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday September 11, 2013
Two prominent universities in the national capital, Delhi University and Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), will see polling for their respective students' unions on Friday, September 13.
India | Rahul Shrivastava | Monday September 9, 2013
Narendra Modi, the BJP's election campaign chief, was absent when 12 of his party's top leaders and over 60 members of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh and its affiliated organisations met in Delhi today to discuss the strategy for next year's general...
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday September 7, 2013
Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi along with other party leaders would be addressing a mass rally in New Delhi on September 29, the BJP announced on Saturday.
NDTVSports | Friday September 6, 2013
The IOA has been in exile since last December when the IOC's executive board suspended India after Lalit Bhanot, who is facing corruption charges linked to the scandal-hit New Delhi Commonwealth Games in 2010, was elected secretary-general of the IOA...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 5, 2013
Ahead of Delhi University Students Union (DUSU) polls, the police arrested five youths on Wednesday, including a law faculty student, with two pistols and 16 cartridges.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 4, 2013
The Election Commission has proposed a ten-point plan to curb use of black money ahead of the assembly polls in five states and Lok Sabha elections in 2014.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday August 27, 2013
Narendra Modi's journey from a common man to the chief minister of Gujarat has caught the fancy of NRI filmmaker Mitesh Patel, who is making a projected Rs.40 crore movie on him. He admits the film on the politico couldn't be better-timed, but denied...
Cheat Sheet | Anant Zanane | Sunday August 25, 2013
Top leaders of the right-wing Vishwa Hindu Parishad or VHP have been arrested this morning in Uttar Pradesh for insisting that they will defy a ban on an 19-day yatra or tour of the state, meant to culminate in Ayodhya with a demand for the construct...
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday August 23, 2013
Ranjit Rae will be India's new ambassador to Nepal, succeeding Jayant Prasad. The change takes place at a time when Nepal is preparing for second elections of the Constituent Assembly in November.
India | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi (With PTI inputs) | Wednesday August 21, 2013
At a time major political parties are fighting to outdo each other on the social media, Twitter-savvy Union Minister Shashi Tharoor has said that this alone can't help win elections - it is just a new way of reaching out to people.
India | Edited by Nadim Asrar | Tuesday August 20, 2013
Sonia Gandhi launched the Congress' ambitious food security scheme in election-bound Delhi today, but the ruling party was unable to get Parliament to debate the Bill that will make it law. The BJP stalled the Houses over missing files relating to co...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 18, 2013
Trying to use the rocketing onion prices to its advantage ahead of Delhi assembly elections, state BJP on Sunday sold the onions for Rs 25 per kg against the market rate of around Rs 80, and lambasted the city government for its "total failure" in st...
India | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Thursday August 15, 2013
Manmohan Singh's last Independence Day speech from Red Fort before general elections was an appeal for a third straight term for the Congress-led UPA at the Centre.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 11, 2013
BJP today kickstarted its campaign in Delhi for the upcoming assembly polls by launching a major offensive against the Sheila Dikshit government and announced lowering of power tariff by 30 per cent, if voted to power.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday August 11, 2013
The BJP is holding a rally in Delhi today against the recent power tariff hike introduced in the capital. The Opposition party has made the power tariff hike a political issue ahead of the elections scheduled later this year.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday August 6, 2013
Election to the Delhi University Student Union (DUSU) and central council will be held September 13, the university announced on Monday.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 3, 2013
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today said he was looking forward to free and fair elections in the Maldives while stressing on the close bilateral relationship.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday August 3, 2013
Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Arvind Kejriwal today officially launched "broom" as the election symbol of his party.
India | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Friday August 2, 2013
Narendra Modi is in Delhi and met RSS bosses today along with BJP chief Rajnath Singh and senior leader Arun Jaitley. His party, sources said, is all to name him it's candidate for Prime Minister by September this year.