31 Oct 2014
Kolkata: Amidst recent incidents of political violence in the state, BJP on Friday requested West Bengal Governor KN Tripathi to visit the trouble-torn villages of Birbhum district where it alleged there have been instances of police atrocities against locals.
31 Oct 2014
Patna/Gaya: Amid reports of growing distance between Jitan Ram Manjhi and Nitish Kumar, the Bihar Chief Minister on Friday dismissed claims that he had any "difference" with his predecessor and blamed media for "triggering a controversy through wrong portrayal".
19 Oct 2014
New Delhi: The tax-exempted income of 13 major political parties of the country, in last two years, amount to Rs 1,381 crore, according to an RTI query.
25 Oct 2014
Ranchi: Following the announcement of the dates for the Jharkhand assembly polls, political parties here are gearing up for the election. The Election Commission on Saturday announced that polls in the state will be conducted in five phases -- November 25, December 2, 9, 14 and 20.
29 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Lt Governor Najeeb Jung on Wednesday met Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh and discussed the political situation in Delhi, a day after the Supreme Court's rap for continuing with the President's rule in the city.
28 Oct 2014
Srinagar: Even as the dates for the Assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir have been announced, with the first phase of the five-phase exercise being less than a month away, most parties are yet to announce their candidates for various constituencies.
30 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Shahi Imam of Delhi's Jama Masjid Syed Ahmed Bukhari on Thursday triggered a controversy by inviting Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif as well as political leaders in India but not Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the anointment ceremony of his son on November 22.
27 Oct 2014
Thrissur: When the mainstream Communist parties in the country are engaged in introspection of their past political lines, a senior CPI leader in Kerala on Monday said withdrawal of support to the UPA-I was a "strategic mistake" of the Left.
10 Oct 2014
New Delhi: The government has scrapped the practice of sending teams of MPs from different parties to New York for participating in the UN General Assembly proceedings, official sources said.
26 Oct 2014
Srinagar: Even as the ruling National Conference felt the time was not "appropriate" for holding polls in Jammu and Kashmir because of last month's devastating floods, its coalition partner Congress and opposition parties in the state today welcomed the Election Commission's announcement of conducting assembly elections on time.