Assembly | Reported by Ketki Angre, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Wednesday October 22, 2014
After days of saying "let's talk" but steering largely clear of each other, the BJP and the Shiv Sena have officially opened negotiations for a reconciliation that could allow them to form the next government in Maharashtra together.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 22, 2014
In a crackdown against drunk driving in the national capital, Delhi government has suspended licenses of 89 drivers for a year while licenses of 22 drivers of commercial vehicles have permanently been cancelled for the same offence.
Opinion | Ashutosh | Wednesday October 22, 2014
BJP has won two big states. But Delhi is different, writes Ashutosh.
Cities | Reuters | Tuesday October 21, 2014
Air quality in New Delhi will deteriorate to "severe" levels this week when Indians set off firecrackers to celebrate the festival of lights, a government scientist said, leaving many at risk of respiratory problems.
Assembly | Ketki Angre | Tuesday October 21, 2014
After days of saying "let's talk" but steering largely clear of each other, the BJP and the Shiv Sena are officially opening negotiations for a reconciliation that could allow them to form the next government in Maharashtra together.
India | Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Tuesday October 21, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi hosted all his 44 ministers to dinner tonight in Delhi, said sources. Anant Geete, the Shiv Sena minister in the union government, reportedly flew down to attend the event.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday October 20, 2014
Taking Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'Swachch Bharat Abhiyan' to the next level, the Delhi government has decided to set up a control room in the Delhi Secretariat where citizens can register their complaints about garbage being not picked up or cle...
Assembly | NDTV.com | Sunday October 19, 2014
The BJP Parliamentary Board met this evening in Delhi to review the huge gains of the party in Haryana and Maharashtra assembly elections. The BJP has won in Haryana, but in Maharashtra, it needs another 22 to form the government after winning 123 of...
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 | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 19, 2014
The BJP Parliamentary Board held a meeting in New Delhi today evening to take major decisions on government formation, as it has emerged as the single-largest party in Maharashtra and looks set to capture power in Haryana.
India | Sonal Mehrotra | Saturday October 18, 2014
Union minister Kiren Rijiju today said that the recent attack on two men from the North East in Gurgaon was unacceptable and the government will "never tolerate hate crime or anything that damages national integrity or unity".
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday October 16, 2014
The Meghalaya government on Wednesday sought financial assistance of Rs.3,072 crore for restoring propery damaged by floods and landslides due to incessant rains following cloudburst in the Garo Hills region.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday October 10, 2014
The Centre has notified the rules for plying of e-rickshaws making driver's licence mandatory for operating them and limiting the maximum speed to 25 km per hour.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday October 6, 2014
The immersion of idols following the conclusion of the Durga Puja festival left the banks of the Yamuna wearing a sorry look on Sunday as everything from polythene bags to rotting flowers lay strewn on the riverside.
Sunday October 5, 2014
No decision has been taken on a suggestion by the UPA government-appointed Shunglu Committee to make the Comptroller Auditor General (CAG) a multi-member body, the Finance Ministry has said.
South | Written by Manas Roshan (with inputs from Sreenivasan Jain) | Sunday October 5, 2014
Even as the AIADMK's vociferous protests against Jayalalithaa's conviction continue in Chennai and New Delhi, more damning details are emerging from the court order which found her guilty of Rs 53 crore of unexplained wealth.
India | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Thursday October 2, 2014
Four days after three African students were assaulted by a mob at a metro station in Delhi, the government has condemned the attack and said it "has zero tolerance for racism."
Cheat Sheet | NDTV.com | Thursday October 2, 2014
The Prime Minister swept the street in a Delhi neighbourhood where Mahatma Gandhi once stayed as he launched the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, or Clean India Mission, which urges citizens to help clean the country. The initiative was launched by the PM on...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 2, 2014
The Delhi High Court has sought the response of the city government and the municipal corporation of north Delhi (NDMC) on a plea seeking directions to them to implement, in a time bound manner, the plan for redevelopment of Jama Masjid area in Delhi...
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday October 2, 2014
The Delhi High Court on Wednesday asked the city government why it has exempted Sikh women pillion riders from wearing a helmet following a public interest litigation (PIL) challenging the exemption.