24 May 2015
Mumbai: Former Union Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde on Sunday rejected National Conference leader Omar Abdullah’s claim that Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru was hanged for “political reasons” by the UPA government.
23 May 2015
United Nations: The UN Security Council has expressed deep concern for thousands of civilians trapped in the Syrian city of Palmyra after it was captured by Islamic State fighters.
23 May 2015
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday congratulated Jayalalithaa on her taking oath as Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu."PM @narendramodi congratulates Jayalalithaa ji on taking oath as CM of Tamil Nadu and conveys his best wishes to her & her team," said a post on the PMO Twitter.
22 May 2015
Beijing: HRD minister Smriti Irani would join about 40 education ministers from across the world in China this week at a UNESCO conference to deliberate on how information and communication technologies can be leveraged to support the achievements in education sector post-2015.
22 May 2015
RIGA: British Prime Minister David Cameron predicted "ups and downs" on Friday in European Union reform negotiations but said he was determined to give Britons a proper choice on a reformed EU in a referendum he has promised before the end of 2017.
16 May 2015
Patna: Twenty five of the 40 Lok Sabha MPs in Bihar failed to spend even a single paisa from their Local Area Development Scheme (MPLADS) fund in the past one year, an official said on Saturday. "Of the 25 MPs, who did not utilize a single penny from their MPLADS fund in last one year, 16 are from BJP and six from its allies LJP and RLSP, two from RJD and one from JD-U MP," the official informed.
20 May 2015
New Delhi: In a bid to resolve the dispute between Madhya Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh over releasing water from Bansagar Dam, the Centre has convened a meeting of the chief ministers of the two states on Thursday.
12 May 2015
New Delhi: As Narendra Modi government completes one year in office on May 26, BJP on Tuesday lauded the Prime Minister's efforts towards cooperative federalism and setting in motion a strategy for inclusive development and hoped it will succeed in fulfilling promises made to the people.
18 May 2015
Patna : Bihar's ruling JD-U and its ally RJD will contest 24 seats of the state legislative council together, overcoming some "technical problems" in the merger of the Janata Parivar parties.