Chennai, May 24 (IANS) National Security Advisor M.K. Narayanan met Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi and briefed him on the situation in Sri Lanka and his talks with President Mahinda Rajapaksa following the defeat of the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE), officials said.
Sunday, May 24, 2009 2:07:39 PM
New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) The decision of Rahul Gandhi, the 38-year-old Congress general secretary and son of party chief Sonia Gandhi, to not join the new council of ministers is less about renunciation and more a calculated strategy to let Prime Minister Manmohan Singh have his space, top party sources said.
Sunday, May 24, 2009 1:46:46 PM
Firozabad, May 24 (IANS) Newly-elected Lok Sabha member from Firozabad and Kannauj, Akhilesh Yadav, the son of Samajwadi Party (SP) supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav, has decided to vacate the Firozabad seat, a party leader said Sunday.
Sunday, May 24, 2009 12:26:56 PM
Jammu, May 24 (IANS) Saif-ud-Din Soz, the state unit president of the Congress in Jammu and Kashmir, is cooling his heels as there is no word yet on whether he would be part of the union cabinet or not.
Sunday, May 24, 2009 11:47:37 AM
Kolkata, May 23 (IANS) Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee said she would take charge of the railway ministry only after six more MPs of her party are sworn in and her party's ministers would spend five days a week in West Bengal.
Saturday, May 23, 2009 10:50:51 PM
Kolkata, May 23 (IANS) Hours after being allocated the coveted railways portfolio, Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee arrived here Saturday evening to a tumultuous reception.
Saturday, May 23, 2009 10:50:40 PM
Bhubaneswar, May 23 (IANS) Former central minister Arjun Charan Sethi was Saturday elected the leader of the Biju Janata Dal (BJD) parliamentary party in the Lok Sabha.
Saturday, May 23, 2009 10:30:29 PM
Aonla (Uttar Pradesh), May 23 (IANS) On her first visit here after winning from the Aonla parliamentary constituency, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Maneka Gandhi Saturday vowed to fulfil her poll promises.
Saturday, May 23, 2009 8:15:10 PM
New Delhi, May 23 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Saturday said it was yet to take a decision on Uttarakhand Chief Minister B.C. Khanduri's offer to step down after the party's unexpected electoral debacle in the hill state.
Saturday, May 23, 2009 8:01:23 PM
Shimla, May 23 (IANS) Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal Saturday expressed hope that the elevation of Anand Sharma to cabinet rank in Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's government would benefit Himachal Pradesh, his home state.
Saturday, May 23, 2009 7:34:44 PM
News Politics Articles Index