World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday July 15, 2014
Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron was poised to unveil a new cabinet on Tuesday ahead of next year's general election, in a major reshuffle that saw the surprise resignation of foreign secretary William Hague.
Friday July 4, 2014
BSE Sensex and Nifty rebounded in late trade today to close at new all-time highs, led by strong buying in oil & gas stocks after the Press Trust of India, citing sources, said the oil ministry is likely to move Cabinet Committee on Political Affairs...
India | Reported by Nitin Gokhale, Written by Suparna Singh | Monday June 23, 2014
As the new government completes a month this week, the Prime Minister's Office has identified three sectors as priority areas for immediate attention and monitoring. The three top areas, besides the task of kick-starting the sluggish economy and job ...
World | Associated Press | Tuesday June 17, 2014
Egypt's newly elected President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi has sworn in the country's new Cabinet.
India | Reported by Saurabh Gupta | Thursday June 12, 2014
A year after the Supreme Court cancelled a ban on dance bars in Mumbai, the Maharashtra government wants to re-introduce a ban on dance bars in the state's capital.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday June 4, 2014
Palestinian prime minister Rami Hamdallah assured foreign diplomats on Tuesday that his new unity government would respect past agreements with Israel, after chairing the cabinet's first meeting.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday June 2, 2014
Induction of new ministers indicated preparation of the Janata Dal (United) for the crucial state Assembly election next year.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Sunday June 1, 2014
Bihar's new Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi is likely to induct at least 10 to 12 ministers in the state Cabinet, JD(U) sources said.
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday June 1, 2014
World governments should not rush to approve the new Palestinian cabinet, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned on Sunday after the Palestinians accused Israel of punishing them over a unity deal.
Election 2014 | Edited by Surabhi Malik (With Inputs from IANS) | Saturday May 31, 2014
Union minister Smriti Irani has requested the Delhi University (DU) to reinstate five officials who were suspended for leaking her documents amid a controversy over her educational qualifications.
India | Agencies | Saturday May 31, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi met BJP general secretaries at his residence today, reportedly to discuss organizational affairs of the party.
Election 2014 | Rahul Srivastava | Friday May 30, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who has wasted no time in establishing ground rules and work processes for his government, has reportedly told his ministers that there will be no renaming of projects begun by the previous regime as he bans "old-style f...
World | Associated Press | Thursday May 29, 2014
President Barack Obama, already under pressure to replace the Cabinet official overseeing Veterans Affairs, now must contend with a scathing new report that found systemic problems in the medical system for military veterans.
India | Devesh Kumar | Thursday May 29, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has asked his Cabinet colleagues to sit with the officials of their ministries and prepare a list of issues to be taken up in the first 100 days of the new government.
Thursday May 29, 2014
Containing inflation is a priority for the newly formed government, Parliamentary Affairs Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu said on Thursday after a cabinet meeting.
India | Edited by Surabhi Malik (With Inputs from PTI) | Thursday May 29, 2014
The inaugural session of the new Lok Sabha will commence on June 4, and end on June 11. This was recommended today by the Narendra Modi-led Union Cabinet.
India | Reported by Sunil Prabhu; Written by Devesh Kumar | Wednesday May 28, 2014
Among the first acts of the Narendra Modi-led Cabinet was to issue an ordinance allowing former Telecom Regulatory Authority (TRAI) chairman Nripendra Mishra to take over as Principal Secretary to the new Prime Minister.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 28, 2014
Creation of 100 smart cities and reducing interest rate on home loans to ensure housing for all will be the focus of the new Urban Development and Housing and Poverty Alleviation Minister (HUPA) Venkaiah Naidu.
Election 2014 | Devesh Kumar | Wednesday May 28, 2014
The Congress today frowned upon its general secretary Ajay Maken, who heads the party's communications department, for deriding union HRD minister Smriti Irani's educational qualifications, and advised its members to attack the new government only on...
Election 2014 | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Wednesday May 28, 2014
BJP chief Rajnath Singh met Prime Minister Narendra Modi this morning after discussions with Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh or RSS senior leader Suresh Soni.