• BJP's Ram Kripal Yadav terms Nitish Kumar 'Drama King'

    Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Ram Kripal Yadav on Monday described former Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar''s resignation on Saturday as an act of pure drama, and insisted that Kumar would do his best to cling onto power in the state

  • Every third newly-elected MP has a criminal case

    The number of parliamentarians with criminal cases has risen in the 16th Lok Sabha, with every third MP-elect facing criminal charges, an analysis of their election affidavits has shown

  • Lok Sabha elections 2014: 10 interesting facts

    Lok Sabha elections 2014: 10 interesting facts

    The 16th Lok Sabha elections in the country handed a clear mandate to Narendra Modi and the National Democratic Alliance (NDA).  Here are some interesting facts related to this landmark election

  • JD-U wants Nitish to continue as Bihar chief minister

    JD-U wants Nitish to continue as Bihar chief minister

    A day after Nitish Kumar quits as Bihar chief minister, the JD-U legislature party unanimously resolves that he should continue in the post

  • Narendra Modi meets L.K. Advani, steps up discussions over government formation

    Narendra Modi meets L.K. Advani, steps up discussions over government formation

    BJP's prime ministerial nominee Narendra Modi meets senior party leader L.K. Advani as well as other leaders including from alliance partners as part of consultations aimed at formation of the new NDA government

  • 'BJP may swap seats with Sena for assembly polls'

    'BJP may swap seats with Sena for assembly polls'

    Says state BJP chief Devendra Fadnavis, rules out any tie-up with MNS

  • With Modi wave this election, Congress heirs fail to retain their seats

    With Modi wave this election, Congress heirs fail to retain their seats

    As the Modi wave flooded the country during the Lok Sabha elections, many sons and daughters of prominent Congress leaders failed to retain their power strongholds

  • Narendra Modi meets party leaders in New Delhi

    Narendra Modi meets party leaders in New Delhi

    As preparations for government formation gains momentum, Prime Minister-designate Narendra Modi holds talks with BJP leaders in the nation's capital

  • Opposition will have to form coalition: Narendra Modi

    Opposition will have to form coalition: Narendra Modi

    BJP leader Narendra Modi, who is set to be the next prime minister, said this would be the first time in parliamentary history that the opposition will have to form an alliance

  • Youth's wishlist for Narendra Modi: Jobs, safety of women

    Youth's wishlist for Narendra Modi: Jobs, safety of women

    The country's youth, which came out in large numbers on election day to vote, now demands that the new government stick to its promises and deliver without failing

  • Nitish Kumar resigns as CM of Bihar

    Nitish Kumar resigns as CM of Bihar

    Taking moral responsibility of his party’s defeat in the Lok Sabha elections, the Chief Minister of Bihar submitted his resignation yesterday

  • 61 women in this Lok Sabha, highest ever tally

    61 women in this Lok Sabha, highest ever tally

    The 16th Lok Sabha will have the highest number of women members at 61

  • Is the future of MNS in doldrums?

    Is the future of MNS in doldrums?

    After 10 of its candidates lost in the elections, the Maharashtra Navnirman Sena’s prospects in the assembly elections look bleak

  • Narendra Modi propitiates gods in Varanasi

    Narendra Modi propitiates gods in Varanasi

    After months of a nerve-racking election campaign and the maddening deluge of supporters thereafter, India's soon-to-be prime minister Narendra Modi spends his Saturday evening propitiating gods in the holy temple town of Varanasi

  • Narendra Modi takes victory laps, taunts Congress on defeat

    Narendra Modi takes victory laps, taunts Congress on defeat

    After leading the BJP to an unprecedented triumph in the parliamentary polls, Narendra Modi undertakes victory laps in Delhi and Varanasi, and taunts Congress over its historical loss

  • Kirit Somaiya gets into work mode after winning the elections

    Kirit Somaiya gets into work mode after winning the elections

    Meets CR officials, discusses increasing the height of platforms and creating special fund for accident victims

  • Code of conduct scramble: Panicked CM speeds up projects to save face

    Code of conduct scramble: Panicked CM speeds up projects to save face

    After a humiliating defeat in the Lok Sabha polls, Maharashtra CM Prithviraj Chavan will push for key policy changes over two months before the code of conduct of the assembly elections kicks in

  • Narayan Rane takes a dig at Maharashtra CM Prithviraj Chavan

    Narayan Rane takes a dig at Maharashtra CM Prithviraj Chavan

    Claims to take responsibility for the defeat of Congress candidates across the state in his resignation letter   

  • India a far stronger country now than a decade ago: Manmohan Singh

    India a far stronger country now than a decade ago: Manmohan Singh

    In his last address to the nation, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday said he had always tried to do his best in serving the country and that he was leaving India "a far stronger country in every respect than it was a decade ago".

  • Parliamentary Party to meet on May 20 to elect Narendra Modi

    Parliamentary Party to meet on May 20 to elect Narendra Modi

    The BJP Parliamentary Party will meet on May 20 to formally elect Narendra Modi as its leader, a formality before his anointment as Prime Minister.

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