From two-storey chief minister residence on Jammu's Wazarat Road to the Civil Secretariat, the tectonic political shift is visible in the power corridors of the state as people swarm the city to witness historic swearing-in ceremony of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) alliance government on Sunday.
Former TERI chief RK Pachauri, who is facing sexual harassment charges, has resigned from the prestigious Prime Minister's Council on Climate Change, which has been accepted.
A Post Graduate Institute of Horticulture Research and Education to come up in Amritsar.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi gave the Budget a thumbs-up on Saturday, saying it would further reignite India’s growth engine and signal the dawn of a prosperous future for the country.
A tight hug between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) patron Mufti Mohammad Sayeed on Friday capped the two-month-long negotiations on formation of a coalition government in Jammu and Kashmir.
India and Pakistan are likely to revisit their approach to bilateral engagement as foreign secretary Jaishankar arrives in Islamabad on March 3 as part of his ‘Saarc yatra’.
About 85 million names on India’s electoral rolls were either fake or duplicate, chief election commissioner HS Brahma said on Friday, announcing an initiative to make the voter list error-free by linking it to Aadhaar numbers before August 15.
The isolation of Trinamool Congress’s former Number Two, Mukul Roy, was completed on Friday as he was removed even from patient welfare committees at hospitals after losing the parliamentary party chairman’s post for his growing closeness with the BJP.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi may visit the Tamil-dominated Jaffna region during his trip to Sri Lanka next month. The PM is scheduled to reach Colombo from Mauritius on March 12. There is, however, no word on whether he would visit Maldives which is currently in turmoil over the arrest of former president Mohamed Nasheed, sources in South Block said.
Some top executives of Cairn India and Reliance India Limited (RIL) will be questioned in connection with the recent theft of classified documents from various ministries, police sources said on Friday.
Modi has been under attack from the Opposition — as well as foreign leaders — for his silence on communal comments made by some of his ministers, MPs, and Hindu right-wing groups.
Human rights activists on Friday accused police of brutalising a group of visiting Christians in Jaipur, fuelling an already raging controversy over growing incidents of minority-bashing by right-wing groups across the country.
The Vishwa Hindu Parishad called for a shutdown in Odisha’s communally-sensitive Kandhamal district on Saturday after the local administration barred its international president Pravin Togadia from entering the area for seven days, effectively stopping him from addressing a scheduled meeting.
Bharatiya Janata Party legislators in Rajasthan cornered two BJP ministers on the floor of the house on Friday by putting uncomfortable questions on irrigation schemes and cooperative societies.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s claim in Parliament on Friday that no state coffer is big enough to contain the excess funds following his nod to the 14th finance commission recommendations is adding to the chagrin of his ally Nara Chandrababu Naidu.