27 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Often described as the moderate face of BJP, charismatic Atal Bihari Vajpayee is an iconic leader whose acceptability across the political spectrum broke barriers pitchforking the saffron party to centrestage of politics in the late 90s.
25 Mar 2015
New Delhi: JD(U) leader KC Tyagi accused BJP of practising politics of "double standards" on the Kashmir issue and dismissed tweets of Union Minister V K Singh saying that he was only following a "Common Minimum Programme" agreed upon by BJP and PDP.
24 Mar 2015
London: The World Health Organization has denied that politics swayed the decision to declare an international emergency over the spread of the Ebola virus last year, despite evidence senior staffers repeatedly discussed the diplomatic and economic fallout of such a move.
21 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Accusing the Centre of ignoring Uttarakhand's needs, state Congress chief Kishore Upadhayay on Saturday announced that he will observe a one-day fast on 24 March in front of Prime Minister's residence here to protest the central government's attitude.
11 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Politics is getting priority over development, the government on Wednesday said as it criticised the Opposition for its stand on the Land Acquisition Bill in Lok Sabha and the Mines and Minerals Bill in Rajya Sabha.
12 Mar 2015
Dehradun: The budget session of the Uttarakhand assembly began on Wednesday on a positive note and Chief Minister Harish Rawat thanked the opposition for allowing the governor to address the house peacefully.
10 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Politics and Bollywood has always shared a healthy equation with political drama being one of the favourite topics for the Bollywood filmmakers to make feature films.
13 Mar 2015
Dehradun: Congress leader Raj Babbar was on Friday declared elected unopposed to Rajya Sabha from the lone vacant Upper House seat from Uttarakhand.
09 Mar 2015
Dehradun: The Badrinath highway was closed due to to heavy snowfall in Uttarakhand, officials said on Monday.
10 Mar 2015
New Delhi: 'Dum Laga Ke Haisha' is still going strong at the box office, but last week's films have failed, except Mallika Sherawat-starrer 'Dirty Politics', which collected Rs 4.5 crore in the opening weekend.