Friday October 24, 2014
Odisha Cricket Association (OCA) president Ranjib Biswal, who also serves as IPL chairman, said that police will take adequate security measures keeping in view the ethnic problem in Sri Lanka.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday October 24, 2014
Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah today nominated his political opponent and PDP president Mehbooba Mufti and Nobel Peace prize winner Kailash Satyarthi among nine people to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan'.
Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Friday October 24, 2014
President Barack Obama has nominated a major fundraiser for his presidential campaign Indian-American Azita Raji as the US Ambassador to Sweden.
Press Trust of India | Friday October 24, 2014
All India Tennis Association President Anil Khanna said he expected the Sports Ministry to communicate with his federation before making sensitive issues public.
Press Trust of India | Friday October 24, 2014
IOA president N Ramachandran said the meeting will be held in Delhi on October 28.
India | Reported by Nitin Gokhale, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday October 23, 2014
On Diwali Day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi began a packed visit to Jammu and Kashmir with a trip to Siachen, the world's highest battlefield. "Am going to Siachen with a message from each and every Indian to our soldiers - that we stand shoulder to ...
World | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 23, 2014
US President Barack Obama greeted Hindus, Jains, Sikhs and Buddhists across the world on the occasion of Diwali, saying it was a chance to remember that even in the midst of darkness, light will ultimately prevail.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 21, 2014
The e-auction of coal blocks for private companies today got the nod from President Pranab Mukherjee who promulgated an ordinance cleared by the Union Cabinet in the backdrop of Supreme Court order quashing 214 coal blocks to companies since 1993.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 21, 2014
ATP Executive Chairman and President Chris Kermode had recently, at Shanghai Masters, termed Mahesh Bhupathi's International Premier Tennis League (IPTL) a series of 'glorified exhibitions'.
Assembly | Reported by Anchal Vohra, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Tuesday October 21, 2014
Haryana will know today who its next chief minister will be. The finalists in the race are said to be ML Khattar, an RSS activist, and Captain Abhimanyu, who was dispatched to Haryana by party president Amit Shah to help win the state.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday October 20, 2014
President Pranab Mukherjee today said India wants to further strengthen its close ties with Indonesia as he wished the new President of that country on assuming office.
Assembly | Written by Sandeep Phukan | Monday October 20, 2014
It almost seemed ironical. As Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi was taking stock of the areas hit by Cyclone Hudhud in Andhra Pradesh's Visakhapatnam on Sunday, a political storm hit the party.
Assembly | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday October 20, 2014
The Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen or MIM, which made an impressive debut in the Maharashtra elections, will now focus on Karnataka, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal and other states, said party president Asaduddin Owaisi.
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 19, 2014
Hailing the BJP's Assembly election victories in Maharashtra and Haryana, Telangana BJP leaders today congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi, party president Amit Shah and party units in both the states.
Assembly | NDTV.com | Sunday October 19, 2014
BJP President Amit Shah, who scripted his party's dominating performance in the Haryana and Maharashtra Assembly elections, spoke at the BJP headquarters in Delhi.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday October 17, 2014
President Pranab Mukherjee, expressing satisfaction at the outcome of his visit to Norway and Finland, on Friday said India can gain from the two countries' expertise in areas such as clean technology and waste management.
Press Trust of India | Friday October 17, 2014
Former IPL commissioner and Rajasthan Cricket Association (RCA) president Lalit Modi's faction had earlier filed a case challenging their rival group's "forcible" taking over of RCA offices.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday October 17, 2014
President Pranab Mukherjee today returned home after a five-day visit to Norway and Finland. Apart from signing a number of agreements including one for peaceful use of nuclear energy and pacts to step up cooperation in defence, President Mukherjee b...
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 16, 2014
Jingle bells rang two months earlier this year for Pranab Mukherjee as he became the first Indian President to visit Santa Claus's official workplace in Rovaneimi today, and met him in person, during his two-day visit to Finland.
Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 16, 2014
Indian-origin Singaporean poet and writer K T M Iqbal will be awarded Cultural Medallion, the country's highest cultural award by, President Tony Tan Keng Yam.