In Brazil, Dilma Rousseff of the Workers Party got re-elected as the President after securing more than 51 per cent votes in the closest election race, with a pledge to kick-start Latin America's largest economy and make it more competitive. In Indonesia, Jokowi Widodo’s electoral victory signified how far Indonesia has travelled in a short span from a military-run totalitarian regime to a full-fledged democracy.
The Supreme Court of India directed the Central Government ensuring protection for good Samaritans helping accident victims. The Ministry of Road Transport and Highways in consultation with Law Ministry will issue necessary directions with regard to the protection of good Samaritans until appropriate legislation is made by the legislature, says Apex Court.
The Shahi Imam of Delhi’s Jama Masjid, Syed Ahmed Bukhari has sent invitations for the 'dastarbandi' of his successor Naib Imam to Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, Congress President Sonia Gandhi, Vice President Rahul Gandhi among others but has declined to send the invite to Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will flag off the Run for Unity marathon on October 31 as part of the celebrations for Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel's birth anniversary.
Kolkata, Oct 30 (PTI) Trinamool Congress today sought an explanation from state Labour Minister Malay Ghatak for his comment that land once acquired by the state government cannot be returned legally in the context of return of Singur land to farmers. "After seeing in the newspapers today, I spoke to Ghatak over phone and I […]
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Itanagar, Oct 30 (PTI) The Arunachal Pradesh power department has ordered all the districts to restrict power load in view of the shortage of power due to the onset of low hydro season in the north east region. An official order issued by chief engineer (transmission, planning and monitoring zone) today said that power supply […]
The allegation came a day after two of senior RPI leaders openly opposed Athawale's decision to ally with the BJP after the erstwhile six-party saffron Grand Alliance split
In response to Urban Development Minister's call, the AAP chief said that while his party workers were already involved in cleanliness activities, 'we cannot make India clean by such actions'
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In her petitions, Jayalalithaa has maintained that the charges of amassing wealth against her were false and that she had acquired property through legal means
Senior criminal lawyer Jethmalani, who is representing Jayalalithaa in the case, sought interim relief immediately as since the sentence was less than of 10 years, she was entitled for bail
Both Modi and Swaraj congratulated the Clintons for becoming grandparents
After the continuous uncertainty and much ‘humiliation’ by the BJP, Shiv Sena has decided to boycott the swearing-in ceremony of the first BJP government in Maharashtra on Friday evening indicating that it is readying to sit in the opposition benches. However, the Sena has neither declared that it would occupy the opposition benches nor it has announced that party’s leader in the legislative assembly.
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Live updates and analysis of the state assembly election results in Maharashtra and Haryana.
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When, in 2010, former Comptroller and Auditor General, Vinod Rai, cited Rs 1.76 lakh crore as the presumptive loss from the allocation of 2G spectrum on first-come-first-served basis, the BJP, in opposition then, had discovered in it a great political opportunity.
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DMK chief Karunanidhi said he would be happy if his party entered into an alliance with MDMK.
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Mamata Banerjee warned opposition parties against smear campaigns against her government.
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"We have constantly been humiliated by the BJP, which has not gone down well with our MLAs," said Shiv Sena.
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