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.
21 Oct 2014
Mumbai: The festival of lights is at our doorsteps and Bollywood is ready to let its hair down and light it up in style. Actresses Raveena Tandon and Shilpa Shetty have started early celebrations for Diwali by inviting close friends and colleagues from the industry.
22 Oct 2014
Agartala: The CPI-M is likely to adopt a new political strategy at the four-day central committee meeting beginning on Sunday, a party leader said here on Wednesday.
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.
21 Oct 2014
Mumbai: After a crushing defeat in Maharashtra Assembly elections, state Congress leaders met here to review the political situation in the financial capital.
09 Oct 2014
Mumbai: Taking a cue from the success of BJP's online campaign in Lok Sabha election, the other parties have opened up their war chest to spend on social media to expand the reach of their mass contact campaign for the Maharashtra Assembly polls.
20 Oct 2014
New Delhi: "I am a fairly decisive Defence Minister," Arun Jaitley said on Monday against the backdrop of criticism by the opposition parties who have described him as a "part time" Minister.
07 Oct 2014
Chennai: A combine of 11 smaller political outfits today asked Karnataka Governor K Rosaiah to take steps to bring AIADMK chief Jayalalithaa, now lodged in a prison in Bangalore after being convicted in a graft case, back to Tamil Nadu in view of concerns of security.
06 Oct 2014
New Delhi: A Supreme Court-appointed high- powered committee has recommended that names and pictures of political parties and their office bearers like presidents be not mentioned in government advertisements.
01 Oct 2014
New Delhi: A set of new guidelines of the Election Commission came into effect on Wednesday, making it virtually mandatory for political parties to deposit their funds in banks and not to exceed ceiling limits in financial assistance for candidates.