09 Mar 2015
Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala assembly on Monday paid homage to speaker G. Karthikeyan, who died two days ago.
25 Sep 2015
New York: India has said that it will respond if Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif raises the Kashmir issue in his address at the UN General Assembly.
12 Sep 2015
New Delhi: Ahead of Bihar assembly polls slated next month, the Election Commission today ordered the transfer of state Home Secretary Amir Subhani, nine district magistrates and seven senior police official including SPs and SSPs and said those transferred from districts should not be posted to any election-related post.
03 Aug 2015
Imphal: Many places in Manipur were inundated due to heavy downpour in the state since the past two days, with the officials reporting three deaths due to drowning.
05 Sep 2015
New Delhi: Bihar Assembly election which is to be announced shortly will be held in five phases and around 50,000 paramilitary personnel will be deployed in each phase for ensuring peaceful polling.
29 Sep 2015
Patna: Chief Election Commissioner Nasim Zaidi yesterday reviewed the preparedness for the first three phases of Assembly polls in Bihar and said the Election Commission was committed to conduct free and fair polls.
18 Mar 2015
Jammu: BJP MLA Kavinder Gupta was on Wednesday elected unanimously as Speaker of the 12th Assembly of Jammu and Kashmir. The Minister for Law and Parliamentary Affairs Basharat Bukhari moved a motion in the Assembly saying that Kavinder Gupta, a member of this house, be chosen as the Speaker.
09 Sep 2015
Patna: Bihar leaders, including Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, RJD chief Lalu Prasad and senior BJP leader and former deputy chief minister Sushil Kumar Modi today welcomed the announcement of state assembly polls.
16 Mar 2015
Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Assembly, which met on Monday after the violent incidents during the budget presentation on March 13, saw Speaker N Sakthan observing that the ugly scenes on that day had brought "disgrace" to the House.
26 Sep 2015
New York: Pope Francis, a day after addressing the United Nations in New York, travels today to Philadelphia, the birthplace of American independence, to promote the issue of religious freedom on the penultimate day of his first visit to the United States.