acing against time, the MEA was able to issue orders on Tuesday and Shankar will be now managing the visit.
The times seem to be changing for the AIADMK.
Satpathy, the MP from Dhenkanal, a mining area, said the Prime Minister’s remark that all coal mining areas now sell coal in retail was wrong.
It is learnt that Badal is going to the US later this week and will be accompanied by a renowned cardiac surgeon.
Amarinder himself is said to be confident of the party crossing the 60 mark but the heavy voter turnout recorded in the Malwa region on Saturday has many Congress leaders worrying.
Former Chief Election Commissioner H S Brahma has an interesting anecdote about how some people tried to take the political route to park black money after November 8
Agarwal handed over a few new currency notes to the RBI Governor, saying they were counterfeit and claiming that printing of fake notes in the new currency had already begun.
The publisher is also expected to print more copies of the six-volume works of Nanaji Deshmukh by mid-February and five books on former RSS sarsangchalaks.
The book promises to an “authentic, definitive and no-holds-barred narrative that brings alive the life and times of one of the most prominent and striking individuals in sphere of Punjab politics.
Chief Justice of India J S Khehar Tuesday took umbrage at the fact that “poor” under-secretaries were submitting responses in the top court
The party launched its manifesto for Punjab while speculation was rife over when Rahul would return.
Manmohan Singh will release the manifesto at a function on Monday and all eyes will on him to see whether he launches yet another attack on the Narendra Modi government over demonetisation.
Veteran actor Om Puri’s death was mourned by many — in India as well as Pakistan.
Javadekar recalled how during a meeting of party workers in Pune, a restless worker told him he wanted to relieve himself but could not do so within the confines of a toilet.
The JD(S) made a symbolic presence at the meeting, and sources said its supremo, former Prime Minister H D Deve Gowda, was to travel to Delhi but cancelled his journey this morning.
Many senior Congress leaders are not very happy with, what they call, lack of interest shown by poll strategist Prashant Kishor.
Maneka Gandhi’s New Year resolution is to finish work on her four books by the end of 2017.
He did not also take the special lift constructed outside the building for Jayalalithaa’s convenience.
The judge told the lawyer that he will not be heard until he was properly dressed, and that he should come back another day.
The Archaeological Survey of India had been quick to claim credit as one of the first government departments to respond to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s call to go cashless.
The CJI was infuriated over attempts to mislead the court.
All eyes will be on Mamata Banerjee, who will have the final vote on who gets an entry into the Rajya Sabha.
An upset Oommen Chandy is set to skip a dharna organised by the Opposition UDF coalition at Jantar Mantar on Wednesday.
Phase two of the plan would be tying up with residents welfare associations to reach out to the elderly in urban areas.
“Look at Mr Chidambaram. Has he stood up and tried to argue by raising his voice? No. Do you think he knows less than those lawyers who are always shouting?”
“Birthday greetings @SaralPatel007, blessings from Auntyji :-),” Smriti Irani tweeted.
Former Union minister Manish Tewari is learnt to be keen to contest from Ludhiana East constituency.
One of the secretaries asked Vora what was preventing Rahul from taking charge as party president.
Raj Kishore Singh, who was sacked by Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav from his Cabinet recently, could join the Congress soon.
A recently started train between Gorakhpur and Kolkata has been running almost empty, revealing that there was no actual need or demand for it.
The CJI clarified that he never wanted Jethmalani to retire, and there seemed to be some misunderstanding.
The 84-year-old former Prime Minister was said to be unwell and expressed his inability to attend the meeting.
SBI Chairperson Arundhati Bhattacharya has emerged as the key spokesperson from the banking sector on demonetisation and not RBI Governor Urjit Patel.
“If people like me are able to carry on with our daily routines, it is because of you. You make us secure. You protect us,” said Singh.
While the lawyers urged for an immediate ban, the bench insisted on issuing an order only after examining research work on its impact on air quality, health and life-style
When the final results were out, Richard Verma was seen strolling quietly in the lawns with his son.