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Kamal Nath to be sworn in as Madhya Pradesh CM on December 17

Kamal Nath to be sworn in as Madhya Pradesh CM on December 17

Kamal Nath told reporters after meeting Governor Anandiben Patel that the ceremony will be held in the Lal Parade Ground in Bhopal.

Dec 14, 2018, 16:01 PM IST
Ashok Gehlot likely to be the next Chief Minister of Rajasthan

Ashok Gehlot likely to be the next Chief Minister of Rajasthan

Congress party Rahul Gandhi has held several marathon meetings with Ashok Gehlot and Rajasthan Congress chief Sachin Pilot.

Dec 14, 2018, 15:07 PM IST
Cyclonic storm to intensify across Andhra Pradesh coast in 24 hours; IMD issues heavy rain alert

Cyclonic storm to intensify across Andhra Pradesh coast in 24 hours; IMD issues heavy rain alert

The fishermen have been advised not to venture into the sea and immediately return to the coast.

Dec 14, 2018, 13:35 PM IST
BJP continues to rule in Assam Panchayat elections results Day 2; beats Congress, Asom Gana Parishad, AIUDF

BJP continues to rule in Assam Panchayat elections results Day 2; beats Congress, Asom Gana Parishad, AIUDF

Ballot papers were used in the panchayat polls.

Dec 14, 2018, 13:01 PM IST
K. Chandrashekhar Rao appoints son KT Rama Rao as TRS Working President

K. Chandrashekhar Rao appoints son KT Rama Rao as TRS Working President

KTR, only son of KCR, has been re-elected to the Assembly from Sircilla constituency.  

Dec 14, 2018, 11:14 AM IST
BJP Kerala's dawn-to-dusk hartal on Sabarimala: School exams postponed, daily life hit

BJP Kerala's dawn-to-dusk hartal on Sabarimala: School exams postponed, daily life hit

Buses and taxis stayed off the roads.

Dec 14, 2018, 10:53 AM IST
Now, Navjot Singh Sidhu in trouble over black partridge gift from Pakistan

Now, Navjot Singh Sidhu in trouble over black partridge gift from Pakistan

The complainant has demanded an investigation into how the black partridge was brought from Pakistan and kept in Punjab for so long.

Dec 14, 2018, 10:12 AM IST
After Rahul Gandhi picks Kamal Nath for Madhya Pradesh, all eyes now on Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh

After Rahul Gandhi picks Kamal Nath for Madhya Pradesh, all eyes now on Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh

The two hopefuls for the top post in Rajasthan are state party chief Sachin Pilot and former chief minister Ashok Gehlot.

Dec 14, 2018, 07:48 AM IST
11-year-old allegedly raped by Class 9 student in Gujarat

11-year-old allegedly raped by Class 9 student in Gujarat

An 11-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a Class 9 student in Banaskantha district of Gujarat, police said Thursday.

Dec 14, 2018, 07:27 AM IST
Ayyappa devotee immolates himself, BJP calls for Kerala shutdown

Ayyappa devotee immolates himself, BJP calls for Kerala shutdown

Venugopalan Nair poured kerosene on his clothes, set them on fire and ran into the protest venue in front of the state Secretariat.

Dec 13, 2018, 19:58 PM IST
Cyclonic storm likely in Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu coast in 72 hours: IMD

Cyclonic storm likely in Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu coast in 72 hours: IMD

Heavy rainfall is expected to take place at most places with heavy to very heavy falls at isolated places likely to commence over coastal Andhra Pradesh and north coastal Tamil Nadu on December 15. 

Dec 13, 2018, 19:57 PM IST
Rajasthan violence: Sachin Pilot asks Congress workers to maintain peace, says full faith in Rahul, Sonia Gandhi

Rajasthan violence: Sachin Pilot asks Congress workers to maintain peace, says full faith in Rahul, Sonia Gandhi

The supporters of Pilot became increasingly agitated demanding selection of Pilot as Rajasthan CM and blocked a key road in Karuali and damaged a highway bus in Dausa.

Dec 13, 2018, 18:30 PM IST
Congress vs Congress: Sachin Pilot's supporters block roads in Karauli and Dausa

Congress vs Congress: Sachin Pilot's supporters block roads in Karauli and Dausa

In a race between Ashok Gehlot and Sachin Pilot towards the CM's post, Rajasthan remains on tenterhooks.

Dec 13, 2018, 17:45 PM IST
Game of thrones: Divide within Congress spills from Rajasthan, MP to Chhattisgarh

Game of thrones: Divide within Congress spills from Rajasthan, MP to Chhattisgarh

Supporters of Bhupesh Baghel and TS Sehdev clashed and are demanding their respective leader is named the next Chhattisgarh CM.

Dec 13, 2018, 17:20 PM IST
West Bengal board Class X question papers to be opened before students

West Bengal board Class X question papers to be opened before students

In a departure from the norm, the West Bengal Board of Secondary Education (WBBSE) on Tuesday announced that question paper packets will henceforth be opened in front of Class 10 candidates, shortly

Dec 13, 2018, 16:12 PM IST
Ayyappa devotee sets himself on fire then runs towards BJP leader's tent in Kerala

Ayyappa devotee sets himself on fire then runs towards BJP leader's tent in Kerala

The BJP is opposing any move to allow women in the 10-50 age group to trek the holy hill for 'darshan' at the Ayyappa temple.  

Dec 13, 2018, 16:01 PM IST
Amid suspense over next Rajasthan chief minister, preparations on at Raj Bhawan for oath taking

Amid suspense over next Rajasthan chief minister, preparations on at Raj Bhawan for oath taking

Though it's not clear when the ceremony will be held, Raj Bhawan officials don't want to leave anything for the last minute and started working on preparations from Wednesday itself.

Dec 13, 2018, 15:48 PM IST
Delhi? No, will live and die in Madhya Pradesh: Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Delhi? No, will live and die in Madhya Pradesh: Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Three-time-CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan says he plans to lead a constructive opposition in Madhya Pradesh.

Dec 13, 2018, 15:43 PM IST
KCR takes oath as Telangana CM, faces 64 criminal cases

KCR takes oath as Telangana CM, faces 64 criminal cases

These also include charges as serious as related to attempt to murder and criminal intimidation.

Dec 13, 2018, 14:47 PM IST
K Chandrashekar Rao takes oath as Telangana CM for second consecutive term

K Chandrashekar Rao takes oath as Telangana CM for second consecutive term

The oath-taking ceremony was held in Hyderabad's Raj Bhavan.

Dec 13, 2018, 13:26 PM IST

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