The common campaign is expected to get underway in a few days even as the allies get set to address the more difficult task of working out a seat-sharing arrangement.
Known as the people’s President, he was the first occupant of the Rashtrapati Bhawan who connected to masses, particularly the youth, who accessed him via the internet.
Tharoor's speech gelled with the feelings of patriotic Indians on the issue and also shows what impression one can leave with effective arguments by saying the right things at the right place, Modi said.
The role of the committee is recommendatory and the final call will be taken by the government.
Speaker Sumitra Mahajan said she was speaking on the subject as an RTI query revealed that the canteen got a total subsidy of Rs 60.7 crore during the last five years.
In India on New Delhi’s invite, former Nepal PM and Maoist leader is optimistic about reaching a consensus on Constitution.
Sources said Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar met Arvind Kejriwal twice at the Delhi CM’s residence recently.
RLSP's Upendra Kushwaha has suggested that the BJP project a collective leadership and launch its campaign early to check the JD(U)-RJD combine from gaining mileage.
According to sources within the BJP, Nagendra told PM Modi about the need for taking the World Yoga Day idea forward.
"I am determined to crush the hood of this snake, this cobra of communalism," Lalu asserted, referring to BJP, which is certain to go all out to wrest Bihar from JD(U).
The ground for talks was set by JD(U) president Sharad Yadav, who held elaborate discussions with both Nitish and Lalu in Patna on Friday.
Since rules say that a privilege notice against an MP be considered by the House to which he belongs, Lok Sabha sent the matter to Rajya Sabha.
JD(U) leader plans to rope in Left parties, NCP along with Cong and RJD
Alliance before polls irrespective of RJD position, Nitish to be projected as CM.
Incidentally, the resolution of the dispute comes close to the veteran leader’s birthday. He will turn 85 on Wednesday.
The two former Union ministers had sent their complaints claiming breach of privilege to Ansari after they were served with notices asking them to move to alternate accommodations.
The 30-member body with the aim to reach a consensus regarding the Land Bill has to give its report to Parliament on the first day of the Monsoon Session.
A total of 26 Entire Reports of the CAG have been pending with the PAC since 2009-2010.
The ruling JD(U) in Bihar has urged SP chief Mulayam Singh Yadav to project party leader and CM Nitish Kumar as the Janata Parivar’s candidate for the top post in the assembly elections.
Nitish and Lalu have already arrived in the capital. While, JD(U) chief Sharad Yadav would be attending the meeting, there was no word on JD(S) leader H D Deve Gowda.
Union ministers Radha Mohan Singh and Choudhury Birender Singh are yet to move into government bungalows since they have not been vacated by previous occupants.
As the NDA government completes one year in office, M Venkaiah Naidu tells Pradeep Kaushal that social security schemes are the govt's biggest achievements. Excerpts:
As every ordinance has to be replaced by an Act, the government introduced a fresh bill in the Lok Sabha two days back.
Biju Janata Dal has 20 members in the Lok Sabha and seven members in the Rajya Sabha.
Yadav speaks on the Janata Parivar merger, BJP policies and the Bihar elections.
BJP MP Gajendra Singh Shekhawat spoke to Pradeep Kaushal about govt-run BSNL’s poor services.
The bill will require endorsement and ratification by at least 50 per cent of the state legislatures before it comes into effect.
Speaker Sumitra Mahajan tried to conduct proceedings twice during question hour as TRS members parked themselves in the well and chanted slogans.
Amarinder and Rahul sit next to each other in Lok Sabha, exchange notes and gestures while Akali Dal MPs try to shout the former down.
SP chief also asked them to refer all disputes over naming candidates to him.
Ram Vilas Paswan said Rahul was trying to become a 'martyr by cutting a finger'.
Six parties of Janata Parivar on Wednesday decided to merge and form a new party with Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh as its president.
Naidu said on Monday that it was expected that conflicts of interest are declared in accordance with rules.
The government has decided to give a plaque honouring late Prime Minister Morarji Desai.
Mualyam Singh Yadav will be the chairman of the new umbrella party, the sources said.
The existing executive order will lapse on April 5.
Through two broad chapters on the investigation and the trial, Avirook Sen presents how the Talwars were hit with a double whammy: a shoddy and insensitive investigation by the UP Police and the CBI and what Sen believed was a premeditated judgment.