EC asks Punjab CM to refrain from making political speech on Independence Day

Election Commission on Saturday asked the Punjab Chief Minister and his ministers to refrain from making political speeches during the Independence Day celebrations in view of the by-polls in the state.

China hits activists with common-crime charges

In prosecuting the country`s political and social activists, an image-conscious Beijing is shifting its tactics.

`World War Z` has become too political: Brad Pitt

Brad Pitt says that his upcoming zombie film ‘World War Z’, which will release this summer, has ended up becoming "too political".

`Trinamool Congress taking political revenge`

Former West Bengal Chief Minister
Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee termed the arrest of CPI(M) leader and former minister Sushanta Ghosh in a murder case as
"political revenge" by Trinamool Congress after coming to power in the state.

UPA ready to go extra mile on Naga issue: NPCC

A joint team of NPCC and CLP
has met Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and apprised him about
the need to resolve the Naga political conflict within a
definite time frame.

I have no hand in political making of Reddy brothers: Swaraj

Sushma Swaraj said that she was opposed to the Reddy brothers becoming cabinet ministers.

`Where are political leaders to confront obscurantism today?`

Union Environment Minister
Jairam Ramesh on Friday questioned as to where political leaders
and parties were when it came to confronting obscurantism.

Tarun Gogoi: Man with administrative and political acumen

With his administrative acumen and
a rare insight into the complex dynamics of Assam politics,
Tarun Gogoi enjoys the confidence of Prime Minister Manmohan
Singh and UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi.

Political leaders who died in air crashes

Arunachal Pradesh CM Dorjee Khandu is not the only leader to have met a tragic end in an air crash.

Wikipedia a good source for political info

Wikipedia is a reliable place to get a political education.

Wikipedia ‘a good source for political info’

Wikipedia has become a reliable source for political information, according to a new study.

Karachi: 18 killed in fresh political violence

A fresh wave of political
violence appears to have hit Pakistan`s financial hub Karachi,
with at least 18 people shot dead in the last 24 hours in
different parts of the city.

Tibetans want Dalai Lama to reconsider decision

The decision of the Dalai Lama to
give up his political role and the acceptance of it by the
Tibetan cabinet has stirred emotions in the strong Tibetan
community in the state.

Crucial talks for political solution to Tamil ethnic row

The govt will hold a
crucial round of talks with Tamil National Alliance in a bid to find a political solution to the
grievances of the minority ethnic group.

Peace talks a political gimmick: Mahanta

Rejecting Assam Government`s peace
process with ULFA, Leader of Opposition Prafulla Mahanta on Thursday
said the exercise will be futile without the presence of the
outfit`s elusive chief Paresh Baruah.

Political solution to Kashmir problem soon: HM

Home Minister has said contours of a political solution to Kashmir were expected to emerge soon.

Military in Pak supports political set-up, claims spokesman

The Pakistan Army in a damage control said it has a policy of "supporting the political set-up within constitutional limits".

Naga unity must precede political settlement: NSCN(K)

No solution to the protracted Naga political conflict is possible, unless all the sections irrespective of their political affiliations reconcile and unite, the `commander-in-chief` of NSCN(K) armed wing Khole Konyak has said.

WB Governor calls for a halt to political violence

In the backdrop of allegations by Trinamool Congress and Congress about political violence in the state, West Bengal Governor MK Narayanan on Tuesday expressed apprehension that it could mar the pujas and called for a halt to it.

Mamata`s visit to Darjeeling political: WB minister

A West Bengal minister on Tuesday dubbed Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee`s two-day visit to Darjeeling as political and not connected to development.