The writer, a former journalist, is with the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha
In the backdrop of the Maoist attack on a Congress Parivartan rally in Chhattisgarh last week,Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde
Since he became the Congress vice-president,Rahul Gandhi is demonstrating a visibly tougher streak and nowhere was it more evident
Indicating a toughening of stand against Naxalism,Minister of State for Home R P N Singh on Monday suggested that a change of strategy in addressing the menace was necessary in the wake of the attack on Congress leaders in Chhattisgarh that killed top political leaders including PCC chief Nand Kumar Patel and former minister Mahendra Karma.
SP,BSP miss anniversary event to release report card
Manmohan Singh is expected to take part credit for the Congress victory in Karnataka.
The choice of Sibal on the other hand may have been the result of very few options available
They will replace Ashwani Kumar and Pawan Bansal,who got their marching orders on Friday.
inter-ministerial committee to iron out differences over a policy to set up aviation hubs in the country after petroleum minister Veerappa Moily strongly opposed civil aviation minister Ajit Singhs proposal to ease tariff regime on aviation turbine fuel (ATF) as part of the policy at a meeting of the Union Cabinet.
In what could have a far-reaching effect on future sale or lease of government land to private players,the Centre is proposing
The govt has roped in senior lawyer T R Andhyarujina to assist the team of lawyers in the SC.
Likely to meet PM,wants Bundelkhand-type relief
Drought: Likely to meet Prime Minister,wants Bundelkhand-type relief for Maharashtra
Should manual scavenging be termed as a national shame and at what stage can human excreta be lifted by a safai karmachari?
Rural Livelihood Foundation for tribal areas,restructuring of central schemes not cleared
Bihar has been getting funds under the BRGF to tune of Rs 1,000 to Rs 1,500 crore a year since 2003.
But proposal to give sanction cover to retd bureaucrats
Bringing into focus the larger question of the extent to which a governor can cross the line of political neutrality,President Pranab Mukherjee
All the 16 mercy petitions that President Pranab Mukherjee turned down recently may not necessarily suffer the same fate as that of Devinderpal Singh Bhullar,whose plea for commutation of death sentence was rejected on Friday by the Supreme Court,as they will be decided on a case-by-case basis,Rashtrapati Bhawan sources said.
How can they be viewed in the same yardstick,a source said.
As the Congress moves towards perhaps projecting the relatively young Rahul Gandhi as its prime ministerial candidate for the 2014 Lok Sabha elections
Idea of an NSDA was mooted by PM Manmohan Singh in his Independence Day speech in 2012.
Pouring cold water on the prospects of a third front emerging after the next Lok Sabha polls,as hinted by SP chief Mulayam Singh Yadav
Moni slams Zia for calling off meeting with Pranab
We are hopeful that internal political differences can be resolved through dialogue and that the rights of all communities would be fully respected, he said.
President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday sent a strong message to Bangladesh urging it to nurture democracy and democratic values