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Haryana governor Satyadeo Narain Arya administers the oath of office and secrecy to Raghuvir Singh Kadian as the acting speaker of the Haryana Vidhan Sabha in Chandigarh, Monday.(PTI)

Sidelights: Haryana MLAs’ oath-taking ceremony

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON NOV 04, 2019 10:47 PM IST
Haryana governor Satyadeo Narain Arya administered the oath of office and secrecy to Raghuvir Singh Kadian as the pro-tem Speaker of the Vidhan Sabha at Haryana Raj Bhawan, following which the latter administered oath to all members of the House.
Himachal Pradesh chief minister Jairam Thakur with newly elected MLAs Reena Kashyap and Vishal Nehariya after the oath-taking ceremony at Vidhan Sabha in Shimla on Monday.(HT PHOTO)
Himachal Pradesh chief minister Jairam Thakur with newly elected MLAs Reena Kashyap and Vishal Nehariya after the oath-taking ceremony at Vidhan Sabha in Shimla on Monday.(HT PHOTO)

Newly-elected MLAs administered oath of office

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent, Shimla
UPDATED ON NOV 04, 2019 10:22 PM IST
Over 400 people, including legislators, government officials and office bearers of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) were present during the ceremony.
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Kadian appointed pro-tem speaker of Haryana Vidhan Sabha

Hindustan Times, Chandiagarh | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON OCT 31, 2019 10:54 PM IST
Kadian would administer the oath of office and secrecy to the newly elected MLAs of the state on November 4
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Khattar sworn in as CM, Dushyant his deputy

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Hitender Rao, Chandigarh
PUBLISHED ON OCT 28, 2019 10:35 PM IST
Ceremony ended in just 10 minutes, leaving BJP, JJP supporters disappointed; remaining members of council of ministers to be announced soon
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Sidelights: Khattar’s swearing-in ceremony

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON OCT 28, 2019 10:33 PM IST
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Guv administers oath to new Punjab Lokpal

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent, Chandigarh
PUBLISHED ON OCT 08, 2019 06:30 AM IST
Of them, Reddy was elected on a Congress ticket from Maheshwaram constituency in the December 2018 elections, but later defected to the TRS along with 11 other Congress MLAs.(HT image)
Of them, Reddy was elected on a Congress ticket from Maheshwaram constituency in the December 2018 elections, but later defected to the TRS along with 11 other Congress MLAs.(HT image)

6 ministers inducted in Telangana cabinet

Hyderabad | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON SEP 09, 2019 01:19 AM IST
Maheswaram constituency MLA Reddy and MLC Rathod are the first women ministers in the state cabinet since the formation of Telangana in June 2014.
Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Tuesday introduced the contentious Triple Talaq bill(ANI/Twitter)
Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Tuesday introduced the contentious Triple Talaq bill(ANI/Twitter)

JD(U) walks out of Triple Talaq debate, tilting RS numbers in govt’s favour

New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 30, 2019 01:59 PM IST
The bill, which seeks jail term for the guilty, was the first draft legislation tabled by the Narendra Modi government in this first session after it took oath of office for a second term in May.
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, along with deputy CM Sushil Kumar Modi, during the swearing-in ceremony for the cabinet expansion of coalition government of NDA, in Patna on June 2, 2019.(PTI)
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, along with deputy CM Sushil Kumar Modi, during the swearing-in ceremony for the cabinet expansion of coalition government of NDA, in Patna on June 2, 2019.(PTI)

In Bihar CM Nitish Kumar’s cabinet expansion, no space for ally BJP

Hindustan Times, Patna | By Arun Kumar
UPDATED ON JUN 02, 2019 06:28 PM IST
The JD(U) was offered a single berth in the Union cabinet but Nitish Kumar refused it saying that representation should be proportional to the strength of the parties in Parliament.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's mother Hiraba watches him on television as he takes oath of office and secrecy for the second term, at her residence in Gandhinagar, Thursday, May 30, 2019.(PTI photo)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's mother Hiraba watches him on television as he takes oath of office and secrecy for the second term, at her residence in Gandhinagar, Thursday, May 30, 2019.(PTI photo)

PM Modi takes oath in Delhi, his mother cheers him on TV from Ahmedabad

Ahmedabad | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON MAY 30, 2019 11:23 PM IST
Photographs circulating on social media showed her overjoyed and clapping when Modi appeared on the TV screen.
High tea will be served to the guests attending the event on the forecourt of Rashtrapati Bhavan following the ceremony followed by a dinner to be hosted by President Ramnath Kovind for around 40 people(Raj K Raj/HT PHOTO)
High tea will be served to the guests attending the event on the forecourt of Rashtrapati Bhavan following the ceremony followed by a dinner to be hosted by President Ramnath Kovind for around 40 people(Raj K Raj/HT PHOTO)

Roganjosh, biryani and tikka on Rashtrapati Bhavan feast for oath ceremony

Hindustan Times,New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON MAY 30, 2019 03:14 PM IST
Samosas, rajbhog, lemon and fruit tart, paneer dishes, tea and coffee will be on the menu at the high tea, which will be open to all the 6,000 people present at the oath-taking ceremony.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s swearing-in ceremony will take place on Thursday evening , which would be administrated by President Ram Nath Kovind.(PTI File Photo)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s swearing-in ceremony will take place on Thursday evening , which would be administrated by President Ram Nath Kovind.(PTI File Photo)

Government offices around Rashtrapati Bhavan to close early on Thursday for swearing-in ceremony

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON MAY 29, 2019 03:09 PM IST
Government offices around the Rashtrapati Bhavan would close at 2.00 pm on May 30 in connection with arrangements for the swearing-in ceremony of the prime minister
Sources said all chief ministers, governors, former prime ministers and presidents have been sent invitations for the event.(AFP File Photo)
Sources said all chief ministers, governors, former prime ministers and presidents have been sent invitations for the event.(AFP File Photo)

All prominent opposition leaders, Chief Ministers, Governors invited for PM Modi’s swearing in

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON MAY 29, 2019 02:55 PM IST
The sources said all chief ministers, governors, former prime ministers and presidents have been sent invitations for the event of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s swearing in ceremony.
The 17th Lok Sabha’s first session is likely to start from June 6 and go on till June 15.(HT PHOTO)
The 17th Lok Sabha’s first session is likely to start from June 6 and go on till June 15.(HT PHOTO)

First session of 17th Lok Sabha likely from June 6-15

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON MAY 27, 2019 03:29 PM IST
Day after Narendra Modi takes oath as prime minister of the country for a second term, of the first Parliament session are expected to be finalised
With the swearing in of the four judges, the number of judges in the Supreme Court stands at 31, the full sanctioned strength of the top court.(Amal KS/HT PHOTO)
With the swearing in of the four judges, the number of judges in the Supreme Court stands at 31, the full sanctioned strength of the top court.(Amal KS/HT PHOTO)

Four new Supreme Court judges administered oath of office

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON MAY 24, 2019 01:40 PM IST
Justices B R Gavai, Surya Kant, Aniruddha Bose and A S Bopanna were administered oath of office by the CJI
Pauskar and another Maharahstrawadi Gomantak Party (MGP) MLA, Manohar Ajgaonkar, quit the regional party and joined the BJP in the early hours of Wednesday.(ANI/Twitter)
Pauskar and another Maharahstrawadi Gomantak Party (MGP) MLA, Manohar Ajgaonkar, quit the regional party and joined the BJP in the early hours of Wednesday.(ANI/Twitter)

Hours after quitting Maharahstrawadi Gomantak Party, Deepak Pauskar inducted in Goa Cabinet

Panaji | By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON MAR 28, 2019 05:46 AM IST
Pauskar and another Maharahstrawadi Gomantak Party (MGP) MLA, Manohar Ajgaonkar, quit the regional party and joined the BJP in the early hours of Wednesday.
Justice Ghose, a former Supreme Court judge, was Tuesday named the country’s first Lokpal, the anti-corruption ombudsman.(ANI)
Justice Ghose, a former Supreme Court judge, was Tuesday named the country’s first Lokpal, the anti-corruption ombudsman.(ANI)

Justice Pinaki Ghose takes oath as first Lokpal of India

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON MAR 23, 2019 11:50 AM IST
President Ram Nath Kovind administered the oath of office to Justice PC Ghose as the Lokpal chairperson.
Rajasthan’s deputy CM Sachin PIlot takes oath at state assembly as the first session began on Tuesday, January 15, 2019.(HT Photo)
Rajasthan’s deputy CM Sachin PIlot takes oath at state assembly as the first session began on Tuesday, January 15, 2019.(HT Photo)

Rajasthan Assembly session begins, 10 MLAs take oath in Sanskrit

Hindustan Times, Jaipur | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JAN 16, 2019 01:02 PM IST
Protem speaker Gulab Chand Kataria administered the oath of office to 197 of the 199 MLAs of Rajasthan Assembly elected in the December 7 elections.
Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina takes part in a press conference in Dhaka.(AFP File Photo)
Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina takes part in a press conference in Dhaka.(AFP File Photo)

Sheikh Hasina takes oath as Bangladesh PM for third consecutive term

Press Trust of India | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JAN 07, 2019 05:08 PM IST
Sheikh Hasina’s cabinet is mostly made up of new faces. Thirty-one members of the new Cabinet are first-timers. The Cabinet exclusively consists of members of the Awami League.
In Hyderabad, justice Thottathil Bhaskaran Nair Radhakrishnan (pictured) was sworn in as Telangana high court’s first chief justice to mark the bifurcation. Justice C Praveen Kumar took oath as Andhra Pradesh’s acting chief justice in Vijayawada.(PTI)
In Hyderabad, justice Thottathil Bhaskaran Nair Radhakrishnan (pictured) was sworn in as Telangana high court’s first chief justice to mark the bifurcation. Justice C Praveen Kumar took oath as Andhra Pradesh’s acting chief justice in Vijayawada.(PTI)

Now separate high courts for Andhra Pradesh, Telangana

Hindustan Times, Hyderabad/Vijayawada | By Srinivasa Rao Apparasu and Gali Nagaraja
PUBLISHED ON JAN 02, 2019 12:50 AM IST
Andhra Pradesh and Telangana on Tuesday got separate high courts a week after the Centre issued a notification in this regard. The notification was issued for the bifurcation of the Andhra Pradesh high court.
Mizo National Front (MNF) leader Zoramthanga was on Saturday sworn in as Mizoram’s new chief minister.(ANI)
Mizo National Front (MNF) leader Zoramthanga was on Saturday sworn in as Mizoram’s new chief minister.(ANI)

Mizo National Front leader Zoramthanga sworn in as Mizoram chief minister

Aizawl | By Utpal Parashar
UPDATED ON DEC 15, 2018 02:19 PM IST
Zoramthanga was administered the oath of office and secrecy by Governor K Rajasekharan at a ceremony in Aizawl.
KCR took oath in Telugu, Ali did it in Urdu. The Cabinet will likely be expanded on December 18.(HT Photo)
KCR took oath in Telugu, Ali did it in Urdu. The Cabinet will likely be expanded on December 18.(HT Photo)

KCR is back as Telangana chief minister, will pick his team next week

Hindustan Times | By Srinivasa Rao Apparasu
UPDATED ON DEC 13, 2018 06:37 PM IST
KCR, as he is popularly known, was sworn in as the chief minister exactly at 1.25 pm, as per the muhurtam fixed by the Vedic pandits from Lord Lakshminarasimha Swamy temple at Yadagiri in Bhongir district, a famous pilgrim centre in Telangana.
KCR, who won the assembly polls with a thumping majority, will be sworn in as the chief minister exactly at 1.25 pm, as per the muhurtam fixed by the Vedic pundits from Lord Lakshminarasimha Swamy temple.(PTI file photo)
KCR, who won the assembly polls with a thumping majority, will be sworn in as the chief minister exactly at 1.25 pm, as per the muhurtam fixed by the Vedic pundits from Lord Lakshminarasimha Swamy temple.(PTI file photo)

KCR picks ‘Raja Yoga muhurtam’ to take oath as Telangana chief minister today

Hindustan Times, Hyderabad | By Srinivasa Rao Apparasu
UPDATED ON DEC 13, 2018 01:34 PM IST
According to an official communique from the state government, KCR, who won the assembly polls with a thumping majority, will be sworn in as the chief minister exactly at 1.25 pm, as per the muhurtam fixed by the Vedic pundits from Lord Lakshminarasimha Swamy temple.
Mizo National Front chief Zoramthanga, who is set to return as Mizoram chief minister, at his home in Aizawl as the votes in the state assembly election were counted (HT Photo)(HT Photo)
Mizo National Front chief Zoramthanga, who is set to return as Mizoram chief minister, at his home in Aizawl as the votes in the state assembly election were counted (HT Photo)(HT Photo)

Mizoram election result: Zoramthanga set to return as CM after decade, lists prohibition as topmost priority

Hindustan Times, Aizawl | By Utpal Parashar
UPDATED ON DEC 11, 2018 10:30 PM IST
Mizoram election result: Zoramthanga, who led his Mizo National Front back to power to the state after a decade in the opposition, has three main priority areas when he takes over as chief minister.
Ibrahim Mohamed Solih took over as president of the Maldives on Saturday following a fierce political discord caused by the autocratic rule of outgoing leader Yameen Abdul Gayoom.(Raveesh Kumar/Twitter Photo)
Ibrahim Mohamed Solih took over as president of the Maldives on Saturday following a fierce political discord caused by the autocratic rule of outgoing leader Yameen Abdul Gayoom.(Raveesh Kumar/Twitter Photo)

Ibrahim Mohamed Solih sworn-in as Maldives President, Prime Minister Narendra Modi attends ceremony

Male (Maldives) | By Associated Press
UPDATED ON NOV 17, 2018 08:00 PM IST
Thousands of people cheered Solih, from the Maldivian Democratic Party, at a swearing-in ceremony in a soccer stadium chosen to accommodate a large number of his supporters. Chief Justice Abdulla Didi administered the oath of office to the 54-year-old Solih.
Union minister Satya Pal Singh Thursday said he dreams of an India where the president takes the oath of office on the Vedas like the US president does on the Bible.(Satya Pal Singh/Twitter Photo)
Union minister Satya Pal Singh Thursday said he dreams of an India where the president takes the oath of office on the Vedas like the US president does on the Bible.(Satya Pal Singh/Twitter Photo)

I dream of India where president takes oath on Vedas: Satya Pal Singh

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON OCT 25, 2018 08:26 PM IST
The Union minister of state for human resource development made the remarks at the launch of a four-day global convention of the Arya Samaj which he said was a “mahakumbh” of its followers.
The case, filed in the Lahore high court by civil society member Amina Malik, seeks action against Sharif for alleged treason for trying to purportedly defame state institutions in an interview to Dawn.(AFP File Photo)
The case, filed in the Lahore high court by civil society member Amina Malik, seeks action against Sharif for alleged treason for trying to purportedly defame state institutions in an interview to Dawn.(AFP File Photo)

Pakistan court orders Nawaz Sharif, journalist to appear in treason case

Hindustan Times, Islamabad | By Imtiaz Ahmad, Islamabad
PUBLISHED ON SEP 25, 2018 02:54 AM IST
A Pakistani court on Monday directed former premier Nawaz Sharif and journalist Cyril Almeida of the influential Dawn newspaper to appear before it at the next hearing of a treason case
Imran Khan takes oath as the 22nd prime minister of Pakistan.(ANI/Twitter)
Imran Khan takes oath as the 22nd prime minister of Pakistan.(ANI/Twitter)

Imran Khan takes oath as Pakistan PM, but not without a fumble

Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 18, 2018 05:18 PM IST
A spectacle-wearing Khan said “roz-e-qayadat” (the day of leadership), instead of “roz-e-qayamat” (the day of judgement).
Justice Joseph during a felicitation ceremony organised by the Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA).(Arvind Yadav/HT Photo)
Justice Joseph during a felicitation ceremony organised by the Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA).(Arvind Yadav/HT Photo)

Feel like baby again at 60: Juniormost judge Justice Joseph on elevation to Supreme Court

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON AUG 15, 2018 07:52 AM IST
I am conscious of my own limitations to be elevated to the highest court, said Justice Joseph in a short speech during a felicitation ceremony organised by the Supreme Court Bar Association.
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