India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 26, 2014
Coming out in support of the NDA, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu said on Monday that the bypolls were not a "true reflection" of the reality.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday August 25, 2014
Mocking Congress' demand over the post of Leader of Opposition in the Lok Sabha, Defence and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Sunday said the entire politics of the Congress has now come down to whether it is a recognised opposition or an unrecognise...
India | Press Trust of India | Monday August 25, 2014
The stage is all set for the results of the assembly by-election on 10 seats on Monday, touted by political pundits as a 'semi-final' before the full-fledged assembly elections scheduled next year.
India | NDTV.com | Wednesday August 20, 2014
Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi, addressing a party event in New Delhi, today accused the NDA government of claiming credit for the policies of the previous UPA government.
India | Reported by Sandeep Phukan, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday August 20, 2014
Sonia Gandhi today accused the Narendra Modi government of showing "false dreams" to the people of India and urged her Congress party to stay the course even though the road to revival may be longer and the struggle, harder
India | Reported by Akhilesh Sharma, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday August 19, 2014
Not just BJP MPs, their secretaries and assistants are also attending classes run by the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh or RSS. They begin a six-day training course today to earn a certificate in "political assistantship".
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 16, 2014
The NDA government is committed to fulfill all promises made by the previous UPA dispensation while passing a law in Parliament which led to the bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh and creation of Telangana, Union minister M Venkaiah Naidu said on Friday.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday August 15, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is preparing to speak extempore as he makes his Independence Day debut at Delhi's Red Fort today, and even rain won't stop him.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday August 14, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to speak extempore when he makes his first Independence Day speech from Red Fort on Friday. If he does, he will probably be the first prime minister to do so without a script.
Wednesday August 13, 2014
Clearing government stand on foreign direct investment (FDI) in multi-brand retailing, Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Wednesday said the NDA government will not "entertain" FDI in multi-brand retail.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 12, 2014
The Congress today agreed with Prime Minister Narendra Modi's remarks that Pakistan was waging a "proxy war" against India but attacked him at the same time over repeated ceasefire violations by Pakistan since the NDA government came to power.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday August 12, 2014
Senior BJP leaders LK Advani, Rajnath Singh and Sushma Swaraj will propose the name of M Thambidurai from J Jayalalithaa's AIADMK for the post of Deputy Speaker in the Lok Sabha.
India | Reported by Rahul Srivastava | Monday August 11, 2014
The Lok Sabha will elect a Deputy Speaker on Wednesday, if there is more than one candidate for the post. The BJP-led NDA government is expected to field M Thambidurai from J Jayalalithaa's AIADMK, with an eye on the party's support in the other hous...
India | Reported by Sandeep Phukan, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday August 11, 2014
The Narendra Modi government introduced legislation to change the system of appointing judges for the Supreme Court and High Courts in Parliament today, hours after the Chief Justice of India strongly defended the collegium system of judges selecting...
India | Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Monday August 11, 2014
The NDA government today justified the UPA's decision to make Jats eligible for reservation by including them in the Central list of Other Backward castes. The previous government's decision was not meant to gain political mileage but was made in pub...
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday August 11, 2014
The controversy over Karnataka High Court judge KL Manjunath has caused a rift between the BJP-led government and the Supreme Court. Sources say the government has sent a file recommending Justice Manjunath's transfer back to a collegium led by the ...
India | Press Trust of India | Friday August 8, 2014
16 former union ministers from the UPA government have been given new orders to immediately vacate government homes in Delhi. The pool consists of politicians who are no longer members of the Lok Sabha or Rajya Sabha.
India | Reported by Sunil Prabhu, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday August 7, 2014
Kamla Beniwal was sacked as Mizoram governor - just two months before her term was to end - for "gross impropriety", top sources said today as the government parried opposition allegations of vendetta politics.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday August 7, 2014
The government today justified the sacking of Mizoram governor Kamla Beniwal yesterday, just two months before her tenure ends, as it confronted opposition allegations of "vendetta politics".
India | Press Trust of India | Monday August 4, 2014
The NDA Government is committed to modernisation of Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs), Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju said on Sunday.