World | Agence France-Press | Friday February 28, 2014
From China's crackdown on activists to flawed elections in Cambodia and widespread violence against Muslims in Myanmar, Asia's human rights record in 2013 remained poor, US officials said Thursday.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 22, 2014
The Delhi High Court today refused to entertain a plea of an NGO seeking quashing of the nomination paper of Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on the ground of "illegalities" in his affidavit filed before the poll panel in the 2013 Assembly election.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 15, 2014
After Vinod Kumar Binny, another AAP member Tina Sharma attacked the party leadership over alleged non-fulfilment of the promises made in its 2013 manifesto and ignoring the issue of women's security.
Blog | Ravinder Singh | Monday February 24, 2014
In the backdrop of 2013, the year 2014 is bound to be eventful. Yes, we are in an election year, but what makes this year a lot more interesting is that we are also amid a paradigm shift in the Indian democracy.
Wednesday January 1, 2014
Driven by robust overseas investment and election euphoria, stock markets scaled new peaks in 2013, with the benchmark Sensex reaping a gain of nearly 9 per cent.
Tuesday December 31, 2013
The rupee ended higher on Tuesday, closing the year as Asia's third worst performer, with the quantum of future stimulus tapering by the Federal Reserve and the general elections due by May to set direction in the new year.
Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday December 26, 2013
The year 2013 was a mixed bag for Indian sports. The positives saw the rise of a new star in Pusarla Venkata Sindhu who would finish with a bronze medal at the world championships. The more gloomy side saw India's image suffer as the International Ol...
India | Tanima Biswas | Thursday December 26, 2013
On Saturday, Rakhi Birla, 26, will become the youngest minister in Delhi's 20-year history as a state. The former TV journalist is one of the 28 candidates of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) to have won the recent elections in the capital. She defeated f...
Cities | Edited by Diana George | Thursday December 26, 2013
For nearly 24 hours, five police officers have been parked near Arvind Kejriwal's home, wondering just how exactly they're meant to protect the man who has flatly refused any security cover.
Tuesday December 24, 2013
The UPA government paid for its failure to control prices in the assembly polls held recently. Analysts say the government may feel the heat in next year's general elections as well if inflation is not controlled.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 24, 2013
A tectonic political shift that brought the Congress back to power dismantling the BJP's first-ever government in the South topped the developments during 2013 in Karnataka.
Assembly | Indo Asian News Service | Monday December 23, 2013
The BJP on Monday accused the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) of "betraying the people of Delhi" after its leader Arvind Kejriwal said he will form a minority government with outside support of the Congress.
Assembly | NDTV.com | Monday December 23, 2013
Arvind Kejriwal will be the new Chief Minister of Delhi. He said this morning that his Aam Aadmi Party or AAP will form government in Delhi with external support from the Congress, after overwhelming approval from the public in a referendum conducted...
Sunday December 22, 2013
After a gap of five years, benchmark stock indices Sensex and Nifty scaled new highs as robust foreign institutional investor (FII) inflows and hopes of wider reforms after the 2014 Lok Sabha elections helped overcome concerns over slowing economic g...
Assembly | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday December 22, 2013
The Aam Aadmi Party said today that the final announcement on whether it will form a government in Delhi will be made tomorrow after the party gets the opinion of Delhiites.
Assembly | Written by Sidharth Pandey | Sunday December 22, 2013
A loud and resounding 'yes' erupts from the crowd of 50 people who have gathered at the RK Puram sector park in Delhi as Shahzia Ilmi, the AAP candidate from the area, asks them if the party should take Congress support and form the government in the...
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 21, 2013
Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje today retained 46 ministries as she alloted portfolios of Rural Development and Panchayti Raj, Health and Mines among her Cabinet ministers.
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Friday December 20, 2013
Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje today inducted a group of ministers into her cabinet. The Governor administered oath to the ministers at a ceremony at Raj Bhawan.
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Monday December 16, 2013
BJP today won the Churu seat, taking the party's tally to 163 out of 200 Assembly seats in Rajasthan.
Assembly | Mid-Day.com | Monday December 16, 2013
After a dynamic performance that has thrown the Delhi assembly into a deadlock and forebodes a President's Rule in the state, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) is conquering the IT crowd in the city.