23 May 2015
Chennai: AIADMK supremo J Jayalalithaa will be sworn-in as Tamil Nadu Chief Minister for the fifth time on Saturday along with 28 ministers, nearly eight months she quit after her conviction in disproportionate case. The swearing-in ceremony will take place at 11 am at the Madras University Centenary Auditorium.
22 May 2015
Chennai: AIADMK supremo J Jayalalithaa was on Friday unanimously elected its Legislature Party leader, paving the way for her return as a chief minister of Tamil Nadu for the fourth time.
17 May 2015
Ulan Bator: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday told his Mongolian counterpart Chimed Saikhanbileg that India is privileged to be considered as Mongolia's spiritual neighbour.
21 May 2015
New Delhi: Centre on Thursday said the passport application of hardline Hurriyat leader Syed Ali Geelani cannot be processed in its present form, noting that it was incomplete. Hours after the Union Home Ministry cited the request will be processed on "merit" as the travel document is the "right of every Indian citizen", External Affairs Ministry asserted that "the application cannot be processed in its present form".
21 May 2015
Hyderabad: Senior Congress leader Jairam Ramesh has accused Union Minister M Venkaiah Naidu of "inventing new excuses" on according special category status to Andhra Pradesh and the Centre of engaging in "double-speak" on the issue.
19 May 2015
Washington: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the most popular politician on Twitter after US President Barack Obama, has successfully used social media to shape his public image as a tech savvy leader, according to new study. Prime Minister Modi uses social media as a personal signal than for issues, US-based scholar Joyojeet Pal has said after doing an extensive research of the Prime Minister's postings on social media websites.
30 May 2012
Renowned spiritual leader and social reformer Satguru Shri Wamanrao Pai passed away late on Tuesday at Kokilaben Ambani Hospital in Mumbai, an official said.
20 May 2015
New Delhi: A decision on granting passport to Kashmiri separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani will be taken considering various issues, including national security, Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju said on Wednesday.
18 May 2015
Patna: Former Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader and Madhepura MP Rajesh Ranjan alias Pappu Yadav on Sunday announced the formation of Jan Karanti Adhikar Morcha (JKAM ) to provide a "strong third option" to Bihar voters.
20 May 2015
Srinagar: Ignoring ally BJP's objections, PDP on Wednesday said it will ask the Centre to grant passport to separatist Syed Ali Shah Geelani on "humanitarian" grounds even as NC leader Omar Abdullah questioned why it was being made an issue when he has been given passport earlier also.