21 Sep 2016
Mumbai: Former India wicketkeeper M.S.K. Prasad was appointed as the new chairman of selectors while Ajay Shirke was retained unopposed as the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) secretary at its 87th Annual General Meeting (AGM) here on Wednesday.
05 Sep 2013
New Delhi: Leader of Opposition in the Rajya Sabha, Arun Jaitley on Thursday said that a bill providing a say for the appointment of judges in the higher judiciary should be referred to a Parliamentary panel.
08 Sep 2016
New Delhi: In a major setback to the Arvind Kejriwal-led AAP government, the Delhi High Court on Thursday revoked the city government’s order on appointing 21 legislators as parliamentary secretaries. The AAP government admitted in the court that the Lieutenant Governor's approval was not taken in the matter. After this a bench of Chief Justice G Rohini and Justice Sangita Dhingra Sehgal quashed the appointments.
09 Sep 2016
Shillong: Meghalaya on Friday became the 21st state to ratify the Constitution Amendment Bill on the Goods and Services Tax (GST) as the assembly unanimously gave its assent.
22 Sep 2016
New Delhi: A Delhi court on Thursday granted bail to AAP MLA Amanatullah Khan, who was arrested in connection with a sexual harassment case filed by his sister-in-law, after the investigator said he was not required for custodial interrogation.
21 Sep 2016
Washington: Two powerful American lawmakers have introduced a bill in the US House of Representatives to designate Pakistan a state sponsor of terrorism, saying it was time the US stopped paying the country for its "betrayal".
13 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi today attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the Supreme Court's scathing observation on appointment of judges, saying it was a reality check for the PM.
09 Sep 2016
New Delhi: A court on Friday sent sacked AAP minister Sandeep Kumar, arrested on charges of rape on a complaint by a woman who figured in a video with him, to 14 days in judicial custody. Special Judge Poonam Chaudhary remanded Kumar in judicial custody till September 23 after he was presented before her on expiry of his police custody.
22 Aug 2016
Mumbai: The appointment of Urjit Patel as the next Reserve Bank of India's governor signals policy continuity, although there is no immediate impact on sovereign ratings, credit rating agencies said on Sunday.
21 Aug 2016
Mumbai: A strong likelihood of continuity in policies was the biggest draw for top bankers, as they welcomed the appointment of Urjit Patel as the 24th Governor of the Reserve Bank.