28 Jan 2015
Jammu: PDP and BJP may be heading towards forming a coalition government in Jammu and Kashmir with leaders of both the parties apprising Governor N N Vohra separately about progress in their talks even as they prepared for a tie-up in the coming Rajya Sabha elections.
28 Jan 2015
New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday named two candidates - Shamsher Singh and Chander Mohan Sharma - for the Rajya Sabha elections in Jammu and Kashmir, in an indication that informal talks on government formation with the PDP were making headway.
30 Jan 2015
New Delhi: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Thursday said she had personally communicated to Sujatha Singh the government's decision to appoint S Jaishankar as the new Foreign Secretary.
26 Nov 2014
Chennai: Two days ahead of the formal launch of his party at Tiruchirapalli, former Union Minister G K Vasan, who broke away from Congress, on Wednesday introduced flag of the party here.
03 Feb 2015
Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir Governor N N Vohra will take part in the meeting of NITI Aayog headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, scheduled to be held in Delhi on February 8.
08 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Former Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Public Service Commission Mohammad Shafi Pandit has been elected as national president of Youth Hostel Association of India which is part of a leading international youth accommodation network with presence in 90 countries.
27 Jan 2015
Mumbai: Having worked together in the Free Press Journal in 1947 as political cartoonists, the bond between Bal Thackeray and noted cartoonist R K Laxman remained intact through the passage of time, spanning decades.
05 Feb 2015
Mumbai: Prohibition orders will be declared in an entire taluka if more than 50 percent gram panchayats go to polls on a single day, State Election Commissioner said in view of the gram panchayat elections to be held this year in Maharashtra.
29 Jan 2015
New Delhi: A political war of words erupted on Thursday over the sudden removal of Sujatha Singh as Foreign Secretary, with Congress asking Prime Minister Narendra Modi to explain the "summary" decision while BJP defended it as the right of the government.
26 Jan 2015
Jammu: Holding various cross-border factors responsible for the hurdles in the development of Jammu and Kashmir, Governor NN Vohra on Monday said that maintenance of peace and public order was imperative for sustained growth.