The Opposition has chosen former Governor Gopalkrishna Gandhi as its candidate for the post of Vice President of India.
NDA presidential nominee Ram Nath Kovind today met BJP veterans L K Advani and Murli Manohar Joshi
Bobby Jindal's campaign failed to gain traction this year. He languished near the back of the big Republican pack seeking the GOP nomination, a group that included several politicians -- and political neophytes -- with higher profiles.
Republican presidential contender Jeb Bush said Wednesday his tax plan would help fuel growth by empowering Americans and creating an environment for investment.
Warren Buffett tells CNBC there's "no question" the global economy is slowing, but the US is "inching ahead" and doing better than Europe.
Facing criticism for his remarks on Raisina Hill being a dumping ground, BJP-backed Presidential candidate P A Sangma today said he had talked about the Congress deciding to field a candidate who had "failed" as a finance minister.
UPA Presidential candidate Pranab Mukherjee is on a two-day visit to the North East region to meet members of the electoral college as part of his country-wide campaign for the July 19 poll.
Opposition backed Presidential candidate P A Sangma today said his legal team is going through the Returning Officer's ruling in the Pranab Mukherjee Office of Profit case and he would decide the future course of action after consulting his colleagues and supporters.
A P J Abdul Kalam, who has been named as a Presidential candidate by SP and TMC, today said he will take a proper decision at the right time on entering the race for the high post.
BJP on Monday made its stand clear, ruling out support for any Congress Presidential candidate candidate including Pranab Mukherjee and Hamid Ansari.
US Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney likes to play the occasional prank on his staff. On Sunday, his aides got him back.
Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood, in a policy U-turn, said on Saturday it would back its deputy leader for president, an endorsement that guarantees Khairat al-Shater a place among the frontrunners after the group initially said it would not field a candidate.