01 Jan 2012
Turning heat on its alliance partner in Bengal, the Congress has given seven-day ultimatum to Mamata Banerjee government to take back the move of renaming Indira Bhavan at Salt Lake as Nazrul Bhavan.
03 Jan 2012
As the Congress in West Bengal on Tuesday threatened to intensify its agitation over the proposed renaming of Indira Bhavan at Salt Lake, Trinamool Congress Chief Mamata Banerjee alleged the Congress was colluding with the CPI (M) to attack her party.
31 Dec 2011
The West Bengal unit of the Congress on Saturday requested Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to reconsider her decision to rename 'Indira Bhawan' - which briefly served as the residence of late Prime Minister Indira Gandhi and later of Marxist stalwart Jyoti Basu.
19 Nov 2014
New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday conferred the Indira Gandhi National Service Scheme (NSS) awards to volunteers and University officers who have worked in the field of community development and initiation of social education campaigns.
01 Nov 2014
Kolkata: As many as 157 short films, ranging from animation to independent varieties from 30 countries, will be screened at an international short film fest beginning here on Saturday.
17 Aug 2016
Mumbai: An underground British era bunker measuring 150-meter in length which had been closed for several decades was discovered by Maharashtra Governor Ch Vidyasagar Rao inside the Raj Bhavan complex at Malabar Hill.
25 Jul 2016
New Delhi: The phase II of Rashtrapati Bhavan museum, which will cater the visitor with hi-tech storytelling experience through virtual reality and multi-screen projection, will open for public from October 2. The museum will be inaugurated today by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to mark the completion of four years of President Pranab Mukherjee as the Head of State.
19 Jul 2016
New Delhi: The Centre today assured that it would speak to Maharashtra government to get the demolished Ambedkar Bhavan at Dadar in Mumbai restored as a memorial.
14 Jul 2016
New Delhi: In a dramatic move, Nabam Tuki yesterday took charge as Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister at Arunachal Bhavan here, hours after the Supreme Court restored the Congress government led by him in the state.
12 May 2016
New Delhi: Late Indira Gandhi wanted her younger daughter-in-law to help her in politics after the death of Sanjay but Maneka was in the company of people who were antagonistic to Rajiv.