01 Oct 2015
New Delhi: Visva Bharati Vice Chancellor Sushanta Dattagupta, facing charges of administrative and financial irregularities, has emailed his resignation to President Pranab Mukherjee.
26 Sep 2015
Washington: The Leader of US House of Representatives, Speaker John Boehner, stunned Republicans yesterday, saying he would resign at the end of October, stepping aside from one of the most powerful jobs in Washington in the face of hardline conservative opposition that threatens an institutional crisis.
21 Aug 2015
Athens: Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras announced his resignation and called for snap elections yesterday, as he went on the offensive to defend the country's massive bailout after it triggered a rebellion within his own party.
23 Jul 2015
New Delhi: The deadlock in Parliament is likely to continue with Congress today rallying other Opposition parties on 'no resignation, no discussion' strategy over Lalit Modi and Vyapam controversies.
14 Jul 2015
Rajahmundry: YSR Congress Party President Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy today blamed AP Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu for the stampede at the Pushkar ghat here and said that he should quit on moral grounds taking full responsibility for the incident.
09 Jul 2015
New Delhi: The Congress and AAP today demanded the resignation of MP Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan saying he had no moral right to continue in the post after the Supreme Court decision to hand over the probe into Vyapam scam and deaths allegedly linked to it to the CBI.
06 Jul 2015
Bhopal/New Delhi: Troubles mounted for Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan today over Vyapam scam after a woman trainee sub-inspector recruited by the state board was found dead in a lake, triggering demands from Congress for his immediate sacking and an impartial probe.
23 Jul 2015
New Delhi: The Rajya Sabha was disrupted again today with the Opposition demanding the resignation of External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and the Chief Ministers of Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh.
21 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Disruptions marred the proceedings in Rajya Sabha on the first day of the Monsoon session today, with Opposition Congress adamant on External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj's resignation over Lalit Modi controversy and BJP accusing it of 'running away' from a debate on it.
18 May 2015
Chennai: Questioning the resignation by an AIADMK MLA, Opposition PMK on Monday said those who "force" by-polls should be barred from contesting elections. PMK founder S Ramadoss cited that P Vetrivel, who had quit as legislator from Radhakrishnan Nagar constituency here on Sunday, had not mentioned the reason for doing so, nevertheless "even the commoners are aware of the fact why he resigned".