2014-10-31 11:54 AM
Notwithstanding its decision to boycott the swearing-in of Devendra Fadnavis as Maharashtra Chief Minister, the Shiv Sena on Friday provided covering fire to BJP from criticism for organising a lavish event, saying the ceremony will "wash off sins" of the previous government.
2014-10-31 11:13 AM
DMK chief M Karunanidhi's wife Dayalu Ammal is also amongst the accused.
2014-10-31 09:32 AM
Bharatiya Janata Party leader Devendra Fadnavis will be sworn in as Maharashtra chief minister on Friday at Wankhede stadium in Mumbai. A thick security blanket has been thrown in and around Wankhede Stadium as the mega ceremony is likely to be attended by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and several VVIPs.
2014-10-31 08:56 AM
"Mahatma Gandhi and Sardar Patel...their bond remained unbreakable. Gandhi was incomplete without Patel," Modi said.
2014-10-31 08:00 AM
Unmoved with the Central government's initiative on black money, Janata Dal United President Sharad Yadav said the dream Narendra Modi government weaving before the nation on bringing back illegal money stashed in foreign banks would never be fulfilled.
2014-10-31 07:07 AM
During his term as the Gujarat Chief Minister, Modi had started off a similar 'Run for Unity' marathon in Vadodara to mark the death anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel.
2014-10-31 12:25 AM
As Wankhede Stadium gears up for Fadnavis's swearing in ceremony, here is what cartoonist Neelabh has to show.
2014-10-30 11:16 PM
2014-10-30 10:06 PM
As Finance minister Arun Jaitley advises CAG not to sensationalise national loss figures, the Congress attacks him for double talk, as when the BJP was in opposition they had taken on the Congress on the same.
2014-10-30 09:44 PM
As the Bharatiya Janata Party gears up to form its first government in Maharastra, former ally Shiv Sena has decided to boycott the swearing-in of Chief Minister elect Devendra Fadnavis on Friday.
2014-10-30 08:16 PM
A special court is likely to pronounce its order on Friday on framing of charges in a 2G scam-related money laundering case in which the ED had issued charge sheet to former Telecom Minister A Raja, MP Kanimozhi, DMK supremo M Karunanidhi's wife Dayalu Ammal and 16 others.
2014-10-30 07:56 PM
Hindi and Urdu editions of a book on SP supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav will be released on his 76th birthday on November 22 in Lucknow. The book -- 'Mulayam Singh Yadav: Harbinger of Social Justice' is authored by Dr Adish C Aggarwala, President of International Council of Jurists and British author and solicitor Sarah J Marchington.
2014-10-30 07:30 PM
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said media did not accurately reflect the spirit of his speech at the CAG conference.
2014-10-30 06:31 PM
Warning opposition parties against smear campaigns against her government, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday dared them to fight on development plank.
2014-10-30 06:22 PM
Reminding the BJP government of its poll promise of bringing back black money, Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh dared the Centre saying if it has courage it should reveal the name of account holders.
2014-10-30 06:07 PM
The ruling Trinamool Congress on Thursday accused BJP of trying to create unrest in West Bengal on the basis of religion, soon after some central leaders of the saffron outfit were arrested for trying to enter the violence- hit Makra village in Birbhum district.
2014-10-30 05:50 PM
After Congress dared BJP government to disclose names of those who have stashed black money, Union Minister Venkaiah Naidu on Thursday said that those making noise over the issue were actually shielding such account holders.
2014-10-30 05:47 PM
In an interview with CNN-IBN, Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut said, "All senior leaders are to meet today, by late evening the result should be out regarding the much awaited alliance."
2014-10-30 05:33 PM
Congress on Thursday slammed Finance Minister Arun Jaitley for his remarks that CAG should not sensationalise its report, saying it amounts to threatening the government auditor and wondered if the ruling dispensation feels it could be targeted on its reports like the UPA was.
2014-10-30 05:32 PM
The Shiv Sena has made it clear that it will not attend the swearing-in of the Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) Devendra Fadnavis as the Maharashtra Chief Minister on Friday.
2014-10-30 03:11 PM
Political storm is already brewing a day ahead of the birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel's birth anniversary on Friday as the Congress has accused the Narendra Modi government of forgetting the death anniversary of prime minister Indira Gandhi.
2014-10-30 03:02 PM
In an effort to bring down non-planned expenditure, the Narendra Modi government has announced certain austerity measures. The Finance Ministry said that it wants to cut down non-planned expenditure by 10 per cent.
2014-10-30 02:50 PM
The Congress has questioned Finance Minister Arun Jaitley's advice to the Comptroller and Auditor General not to sensationalise its work.
2014-10-30 01:16 PM
The members of the Bharatiya Janata Party's fact-finding team on the attacks on party leaders in Birbhum were on Thursday arrested and then released on bail. The team led by Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi was taken into custody just 4 km ahead of Birbhum as it tried to break barricades.
2014-10-30 12:41 PM
Human Resources Development Minister Smriti Irani met RSS leaders on Thursday to discuss education reforms. The RSS leaders discussed the Indian education system with Smriti and gave suggestions.
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