New Pakistan chief justice to take oath on Sunday

Justice Nasirul Mulk will take oath Sunday as the chief justice of Pakistan.

US congratules new Malawi president

The US government offered congratulations Saturday to Malawi`s new President Peter Mutharika, hailing active and peaceful elections.

Naveen to take oath as CM on May 21

Naveen Patnaik will be sworn in as Chief Minister of Odisha for the fourth consecutive term with his new council of ministers on May 21.

Pawan Chamling to take oath as Sikkim CM on Wednesday

Having won a record mandate for the fifth time in a row, Sikkim Chief Minister Pawan Chamling, who is on his way to surpass the tenure of the longest serving Chief minister of the country, will take oath on Wednesday.

Nepal Constituent Assembly members to take oath Tuesday

Veteran lawmaker Surya Bahadur Thapa will administer the oath to the members of the newly-elected Nepal constituent assembly, officials said Sunday.

Rift in Lankan TNA over ministerial posts, 9 refuse to take oath

The rift within the Tamil National Alliance over ministerial appointments in the government for Sri Lanka`s northern province has widened with nine elected representatives refusing to be sworn in by the new Chief Minister.

Sri Lanka`s first elected Tamil chief minister takes oath

CV Wigneswaran was on Monday sworn in as the first elected Tamil Chief Minister of Northern Province - the stronghold of the vanquished rebel LTTE - weeks after his party secured a landslide victory in the historic polls held after nearly three decades.

Cong MLA Balmukund Gautam administered oath by Speaker

Congress MLA from Dhar, Balmukund Singh Gautam was today administered oath as the member of the Madhya Pradesh Assembly by Speaker Ishwardas Rohani.

Four newly elected BJP MLAs take oath in Gujarat assembly

Four newly elected BJP MLAs were administered oath on Monday by Gujarat Assembly Speaker Vaju Vala in the presence of Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi.

Two MLAs take oath in Marathi in Karnataka Assembly

Wearing traditional Maharashtrian headgear, two members took oath in Marathi as maiden session of the 14th Karnataka Legislative Assembly commenced today.

Pak provincial assemblies` new members take oath

Newly elected members of Pakistani provincial assemblies of Khyber Paktunkhwa (KP) and Sindh provinces on Wednesday took oath, media reports said.

Siddaramaiah sworn-in as Karnataka CM

Siddaramaiah was on Monday sworn in as the 22nd Chief Minister of Karnataka at a grand show at a stadium here, marking the return of the administration back to the hands of Congress after more than seven years.

Siddaramaiah to be sworn-in as Karnataka CM on Monday

Siddaramaiah, who led the Congress` battle against BJP Government`s corruption in Karnataka, will take oath on Monday as the 22nd Chief Minister of the state.

Napolitano mulls Italy government as he takes oath

President Giorgio Napolitano begins his unprecedented second term with the daunting task of trying to find a candidate who can form a government two months after national elections left Italy with no clear winner.

Imran Khan says will not take oath from Zardari if PTI wins elections

Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf (PTI) chief has said he would never take oath from President Asif Ali Zardari if his party wins the next general elections.

Murder accused HP MLA takes oath

The suspended Congress MLA from Doon, who is an accused in the murder of a young girl, today took oath as the member of the Himachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly.

UK’s Girl Guides set to drop God and Queen from its oath

The Girl Guides in Britain are considering dropping any mention of God or the Queen from its oath, in one of the biggest shake-ups in their 102-year history.

Chavez inauguration may be postponed

President Hugo Chavez can reportedly begin his fourth term after re-election even if he is unable to attend a swearing-in ceremony owing to his illness.

New MLA from Pudukkottai administered oath

Karthik Thondaiman, the AIADMK member who won the Pudukkottai Assembly seat, took oath as a member of the Tamil Nadu Assembly.

Anu Aga takes oath in Rajya Sabha

Anu Aga on Sunday took oath as a member of Rajya Sabha.
An industrialist and social worker, Aga (70) is also a member of the Sonia Gandhi-led National Advisory Council.