Leela Samson resigns as Sangeet Natak Akademi chairperson

Sangeet Natak Akademi chairperson Leela Samson has tendered her resignation from the post.

Nagaland Governor Ashwani Kumar resigns

Nagaland Governor Ashwani Kumar resigned today, becoming the third person occupying the gubernatorial post to put in his papers since the NDA government prodded some of the Governors, appointed during UPA rule, to quit.

Nicolette Van Dam resigns as UNICEF goodwill ambassador after offensive tweet

Dutch actress Nicolette Van Dam resigned as a UNICEF goodwill ambassador, after a scandal erupted over her tweet of a doctored photo appearing to depict two Colombian football players snorting cocaine.

Indian chief priest of Pashupatinath Temple resigns

The Indian chief priest of Nepal`s fifth-century Pashupatinath Temple here today submitted his resignation after 21 years of service for personal reasons.

Nagaland home minister resigns

Nagaland Home Minister Imkong L. Imchen has resigned from the ruling Naga People`s Front (NPF) government, a party official said Tuesday.

Jordan`s last PM appointed by king resigns

Jordan`s last prime minister appointed by the king has resigned, making way for a successor who will be elected by the country`s new parliament.

Lord Strathclyde resigns from British cabinet

Lord Strathclyde, the leader of UK`s House of Lords and a close friend of Prime Minister David Cameron, Monday resigned from the Cabinet.

Top Algerian politician resigns as party head

One of Algeria`s most prominent politicians has resigned his post as the head of his political party in the latest political maneuverings ahead of next year`s key presidential elections.

Denied ticket, Cong UP spokesman resigns

A close confidant of UPPCC president Rita Bahiguna Joshi, Subodh Srivastava was seeking ticket from Lucknow central assembly.
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Norway`s Justice Minister resigns post July attacks

Norwegian PM Jens Stoltenberg said Storberget had long planned to leave for personal reasons but stayed on to complete a report on the July attacks.

K’taka Advocate General Ashok Haranahally resigns

In the wake of Yeddyurappa resigning from his post, K`taka Advocate General Ashok Haranahally quit from his position,
official sources said.

Amidst pressure, Yeddyurappa finally resigns

Karnataka CM BS Yeddyurappa finally agreed to go, sending his resignation to Nitin Gadkari.

Key man behind Sena`s vada pav scheme resigns

The campaign led by Nitesh, son of
Maharashtra Minister Narayan Rane, against `illegal` Shiv Vada
Pav stalls in the metropolis, on Thursday got a boost with a key man
behind the Shiv Sena-run scheme joining hands with him.

Telangana issue: Another TDP MP resigns

TDP MP Gundu Sudha Rani Thursday quit from the Rajya Sabha in protest against delay in formation of a separate state, taking the number of parliamentarians from the party who resigned on the issue to three.

Jordan`s information minister resigns

Jordan`s information minister says he has resigned because of disagreements over
laws he says restrict media freedoms.

Bihar Cooperative Minister resigns

Bihar Cooperative Minister Ramadhar Singh, reportedly declared an absconder by a court, resigned on Monday.

TNCC chief resigns; accepts moral responsibility for defeat

A day after the Congress in Tamil Nadu was decimated in the Assembly polls, TNCC president KV Thangkabalu announced his resignation from the post, accepting moral responsibility for the defeat.

Maharashtra Chief Minister resigns as Rajya Sabha member

Prithviraj Chavan was elected unopposed to Maharashtra Legislative Council on April 27, fulfilling the constitutional
requirement of getting elected to the state legislature within 6 months of being sworn-in as Chief Minister.

Fidel Castro resigns from Cuba party leadership

Fidel Castro has resigned from the top leadership of the Cuba Communist Party.

Thomas resigns as CVC after SC declares appointment illegal

Central Vigilance Commissioner
PJ Thomas has resigned after the Supreme Court held his
appointment as illegal, Law Minister M Veerappa Moily said.