Virendra Kumar supervises oath-taking of newly elected MPs after taking charge as Pro tem Speaker of Lok Sabha
Virendra Kumar sworn as the pro-tem speaker of Lok Sabha on Monday. Kumar will preside over the first sitting of the Lok Sabha and administer the oath-taking of the newly elected MPs. The first session of the newly constituted Lok Sabha will be held from 17 June to 26 July.
Union Minister Krishna Raj was rushed to a hospital in New Delhi on Wednesday after she fell ill during a party meeting in Parliament.
Iran's parliament has approved two nominees by President Hassan Rouhani to head the ministries of energy and higher education.
The army, navy and air force chiefs Monday called on newly appointed defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman and apprised her about the overall security challenge and preparedness of the forces
The I&B ministry has handed over the 48th edition of the Indian Film Festival (IFFI) to the National Film Development Corporation
Taking a dim view of the 'bullet train' project in the backdrop of recent railway accidents, the Shiv Sena said the Centre should instead focus on safely operating existing trains.
Nine officials, including two deputy directors, of Chhattisgarh animal husbandry department have been suspended amid allegations that 173 cows have died in about one week at three shelters, one of which is run by a local BJP leader
Rajasthan minister Babu Lal Verma was injured while his personal assistant was killed when his car hit a buffalo and overturned on the Kota-Baran Highway.
Stanford and Carnegie-Mellon educated Nara Lokesh, son of Andhra Pradesh chief minister Chandrababu Naidu is on the road to become the successor of the large Telugu Desam party (TDP) with a spicy mix of regionalism, technology, and legacy, ready to aid him
Union railway minister, Suresh Prabhu will inaugurate free Wi-Fi service today for the lakhs of commuters using the Mumbai suburban railway network.
Social media outrage ensued as Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan was given a 'lift' by the police while surveying flood hit areas of Madhya Pradesh
The BCCI respects Supreme Court's verdict on sweeping reforms in the cricket board and it will work towards implementing the recommendations made by the Lodha panel, senior BCCI functionary and IPL chairman Rajeev Shukla said on Monday.
BCCI secretary Ajay Shirke today made it clear that he will be relinquishing his post of president of Maharashtra Cricket Association as the "parent body will need him more" in a situation when it is going through major structural reforms.
The union minister for sports Vijay Goel today made it clear that implementation of the Supreme Court verdict on Lodha Committee's recommended reforms will be purely BCCI's prerogative as the "ball is in their court".
One of the associations that will bear the brunt of Supreme Court verdict accepting all major recommendations of the Lodha Committee on reforms in the BCCI is the Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA), one of its permanent Test centres.
By accepting the vast majority of the Lodha Committee recommendations on how cricket in India should be administered, the Supreme Court has delivered a knock-out blow to the BCCI's Kremlin-like operations and thrown open the doors and windows of the board to allow a bright light to shine and a cleansing wind to sweep through.
The Budget 2016-17 will be a "historical one" with focus on job creation and sustainable development, Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar said today.
France's Minister for Finance and Public Accounts Michel Sapin today said French companies have been investing billions in India and he expects that they will invest over USD 10 billion in the next five years.
A senior minister in Haryana has taken on the Royal Bengal Tiger - literally.
Indonesia could learn much from the ‘Make in India’ initiative, a senior minister said on the day an Indian rocket hurled an Indonesian satellite into orbit.