30 Aug 2014
New Delhi: The BJP on Saturday rubbished AAP leader Kumar Vishwas' claim that a BJP MP offered that he would be made Chief Minister of Delhi if he joined the saffron party to help it form government, while Congress asked him to reveal the identity of the Parliamentarian.
28 Aug 2014
Dehradun: A milk development council will be set up in Uttarakhand to promote milk production in the state by creating better coordination among milk unions and linking the trade with self-employment.
27 Aug 2014
Agartala: Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has expressed a very positive attitude to Indian proposals of allowing Ashuganj River Port of her country as a port of call and introduction of Agartala-Kolkata direct bus servive via Dhaka, a Tripura minister has said.
26 Aug 2014
Gangtok: A high level meeting was held here Tuesday to review the preparations for the proposed two-day visit of Vice President Hamid Ansari to Sikkim beginning on August 28. Ansari would become the first Vice President to be visiting Sikkim for the second time while in office, a press release issued by the Information and Public Relations Department of the Sikkim government said.
25 Aug 2014
Patna: Union Minister and Rashtriya Lok Samta Party (RLSP) leader Upendra Kushwaha took on Lalu Prasad and Nitish Kumar, saying that both of them were trying to ‘mislead the country in the name of Mandal politics.’
24 Aug 2014
Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Sunday cautioned against politicising the suspected ragging incident in which state Cooperative minister's son is battling for life at a private hospital in New Delhi and said such incidents should not be seen through party lines.
21 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Taking a dig at politics of dynasty, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said times have changed and now surnames do not seem to matter in politics. "I used to undersay that except in politics in other areas of life surnames don't matter. But now it appears even in politics it matters a little less.
18 Aug 2014
Colombo: Mahela Jayawardene, who retired from Test after a glorious Test career, ruled himself out from entering politics or seeking a coaching position with the national team.
26 Aug 2014
New Delhi: With the resignation of Maharashtra Governor K Sankaranarayanan after being transferred to Mizoram, the list of such Governors stepping down, demitting office or being sacked after the new National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government led by Narendra Modi took charge at the Centre has just got yet another addition.
16 Aug 2014
New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday condoled the loss of lives caused by heavy rains and landslides in Uttarakhand.