AAP completes 100 days in office


The AAP-led Delhi government today completed 100 days in office, a period marked by its ongoing... »

Delhi row: Sisodia hits out at Centre on statehood issue

Deputy Chief Minister of Delhi Manish Sisodia


Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia today hit out at the Centre amid the confrontation between... »

Fadnavis defends BJP's decision to go it alone in Maharashtra polls


Shiv Sena’s adamant stand led to the breaking of alliance with BJP ahead of the Maharashtra Asse... »

Loose-talk by leaders issue before BJP disciplinary panel: Shah

BJP President Amit Shah


BJP President Amit Shah today said the party had taken a strong stand against its leaders indulg... »

Jayalalithaa sworn in as Tamil Nadu Chief Minister for fifth time

Jayalalithaa takes oath as the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, at the swearing-in-ceremony, in Chennai on Saturday ( May 23, 2015) Photo : Bijoy Ghosh

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AIADMK leader J Jayalalithaa was sworn in as the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu for the fifth time... »  

Jayalalithaa’s swearing-in: It was all in green


It was green all the way at the glittering swearing-in ceremony of Jayalalithaa as Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu here today.The AIADMK supremo chose to retain the same green colour and embro... »

BJP should speak out on appeal in Jayalalithaa’s assets case: Congress


Demanding that BJP should make clear its views on filing an appeal in the Supreme Court against the acquittal of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa in the disproportionate assets case, Senio... »

AIADMK workers celebrate Jayalalithaa’s return as Tamil Nadu CM

AIADMK functionaries celebrating with dance in front of the party office at North Bypass Road in Palayamkottai on Saturday in view of their party supremo J. Jayalalithaa taking charge as Tamil Nadu Chief Minister. Photo: A. Shaikmohideen


AIADMK workers across Tamil Nadu today broke into celebrations by bursting crackers, distributing sweets and playing traditional music, following the return of their party supremo Jayalalithaa as... »

Jayalalithaa's swearing-in: Tough time for security to control surging crowds

Chief Minister [designate] J Jayalalithaa proceeding to University of Madras on Kamarajar Salai in Chennai. Photo: K.V. Srinivasan


Security personnel kept a hawk-eye vigil as AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa today stepped out from her Poes Garden residence to undertake the seven km journey to Madras University Centenary Auditorium... »

Chronology of events leading to Jayalalithaa’s return as CM


AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa who was sworn in Tamil Nadu Chief Minister today for the fifth time has traversed through several ups and downs in her political career spanning four decades. A chronol... »

Even BJP leaders are silent on Modi’s achievements, says Congress

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Continuing its tirade against the Narendra Modi Government, the Congress said even the ‘Marg Darshak Mandal’ of the BJP is silent on the “achievements” of the Centre. Talking to reporters here on... »

‘Jung Sahab is the Viceroy and PMO is London’

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal with Deputy CM Manish Sisodia addressing a press conference in New Delhi on Friday SUSHIL KUMAR VERMA

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Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday metaphorically described the present crisis in Delhi as a result of Prime Minister Narendra Modi “behaving like the Queen of England who controls Del... »

Amendments to BIS Act to be tabled during next session

Meeting standards Union MInister Ram Vilas Paswan and Tamil Nadu BJP leader Tamilisai Soundararajan at a press conference in Chennai on Thursday BIJOY GHOSH

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Move aimed at bringing more products under the mandatory standards regime »

Modi’s comments abroad: Centre goes on damage control mission

Narendra Modi

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Says remarks were taken out of context and played up by the Opposition »

Kejri-Jung war intensifies as Lt Governor nixes appointments

Arvind Kejriwal

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By asserting that he had the sole authority to appoint and transfer anyone from “steno to IAS officers”, Delhi Lieutenant Governor Najib Jung on Wednesday intensified the war with the Arvind Kejri... »

Appeal in Jaya case: Cong will never politicise judicial issues, says Deora

One year of Modi: Cong goes on fresh offensive

Let Delhi government function independently: Kejriwal to Modi

Modi draws flak for remark on foreign soil

‘Modi among most tech-savvy leaders’

DMK seeks steps to keep fuel prices under check

Amit Shah to address cadres in Thiruvananthapuram

Modi’s note stumps monks

Modi’s one-year rule a total failure: Siddaramaiah


The Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah today termed the one-year rule of Narendra Modi-led NDA Government at the Centre as “a total failure’’.“It’s a total failure in one year,” the Cong... »

Credibility of Prime Minister’s Office restored by BJP: Jaitley


In an apparent attack at Congress leadership creating a separate power centre during UPA, BJP today said it has restored the credibility, dignity and stature of Prime Minister’s Office during its... »

Carnival atmosphere at Jayalalithaa's swearing-in venue

AIADMK partymen waiting to welcome Chief Minister [designate] J Jayalalithaa on Kamarajar Salai in Chennai. Photo: K.V. Srinivasan


The oath-taking ceremony of AIADMK chief J Jayalalithaa as the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu was today marked by jubilant celebrations, which was seen as stark contrast to the sombre swearing-in of... »

Karnataka law dept examining HC judgement on Jayalalithaa: Siddaramaiah


Even as AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa returned to power today, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah said the state law department is examining the judgement of the High Court which acquitted her of... »

As it happened: Jayalalithaa's swearing-in ceremony

This Jaya TV screen grab shows J. Jayalalithaa taking oath as Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu at a ceremony in Chennai on Saturday.

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Her return to office comes less than a fortnight after the Karnataka High Court acquitted her of charges in the disproportionate assets case. »

Janata ‘Parivar’ talks inconclusive

Former Bihar Chief Minister Lalu Prasad addressing the media after meeting Samajwadi Party President Mulayam Singh Yadav in New Delhi on Friday SANDEEP SAXENA

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Senior leaders of the ‘Janata Parivar’ are trying hard to address the differences that have emerged among six parties before the proposed merger. The convenor of negotiations between the leaders,... »

Jaya makes public appearance, to take oath as CM tomorrow


AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa, who made her first public appearance in eight months today, was greeted by thousands by showering flowers on her vehicle as it inched towards the Governor’s residence. »

‘We are battling transfer-posting industry in Delhi’

Arvind Kejriwal and Manish Sisodia at a meeting in New Delhi on Thursday PTI

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The AAP government in Delhi battled a fresh crisis on Thursday, triggered by bureaucrats publicly protesting against the way they are being treated.A combative Deputy Chief Minister... »

Congress' misgovernance led to rise of insurgency in north-east: Rijiju

Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju


Blaming the Congress-led UPA government’s “misgovernance, mistreatment and neglect” for the rise of insurgency in the north-east, Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju today appeal... »

Maoist couple in judicial custody

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Communist Party of Indian (Maoist) leader Rupesh and wife Shyna, who had been arrested by the Tamil Nadu police along with three others at Coimbatore earlier this month, have been... »

‘States have suffered under Modi govt’

Rajnath asks Delhi L-G, CM to resolve stand-off

Kejriwal, Jung meet Pranab

Merger is a done deal: Sharad Yadav

Jaya appeal: Congress legal cell flays ‘pressure’ from Swamy

Work for 'Congress-mukt' Kerala, BJP president tells cadres

Will accept BJP choice for CM, says Paswan

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