Martyrs’ Day 2021: Occasion marks death anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi; Modi, Ram Nath Kovind pay tributes
Prime Minister Narendra Modi took to Twitter to write that Mahatma Gandhi’s ideals 'continue to motivate millions' even today
Delhi Police detains Kapil Mishra and Tajinder Bagga, foils bid to hold protest against Arnab Goswami's arrest
The two BJP leaders were whisked away to Rajender Nagar Police Station as they tried to stage a dharna near Mahatma Gandhi's memorial at Rajghat in the morning.
Donald Trump wraps up glitzy two-day visit without any concrete outcome; remains non-committal on trade deal, Pakistan-backed terrorism
US President Donald Trump addressed the media in New Delhi during his two-day India visit, but remained non-committal and incoherent on several issues concerning India, while he also used the opportunity to veer into domestic politics where he faces election in a few months
Donald Trump's India trip may not result in immediate deliverables, but diplomats say bilateral visit will bear fruit in long run
On Monday, when US president Donald Trump meets Prime Minister Narendra Modi in India, it will be their fifth meeting in eight months.
Donald Trump leaves for maiden trip to India: Visit expected to ramp up defence, strategic ties, but tangible outcomes unlikely on trade tariffs
Trump's maiden visit to India is expected to significantly ramp up bilateral defence and strategic ties but unlikely to produce tangible outcome in resolving thorny issues like trade tariffs.
Amazon founder Jeff Bezos arrives in India for three-day visit, pays floral tributes to Mahatma Gandhi at Delhi's Rajghat
During his visit, Bezos is slated to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi, other government officials and industry leaders.
Congress to stage silent 'satyagraha dharna' at Rajghat today to protest against police brutality during anti-CAA protests
Top leaders of the party including its former president Rahul Gandhi and its general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra are likely to participate in the 'satyagraha dharna' till the evening, sources said
Dutch king and queen pay tribute to Mahatma Gandhi at Rajghat; royal couple met Ram Nath Kovind, Narendra Modi earlier today
Apart from the official programme in Delhi, the King and the Queen will also visit Mumbai and Kerala, and the royal couple will attend the inaugural session of the 25th Technology Summit in New Delhi
Congress proclaims to be sole inheritor of Mahatma Gandhi's legacy, but day's events expose cracks in organisation, vacuum in top leadership
The events that unfolded on Gandhi Jayanti raise questions over Congress' seriousness towards rebuilding its social base, inspiring confidence among its rank and file and putting up a real challenge to the BJP in Haryana and Maharashtra Assembly elections
Mongolian president Khaltmaagiin Battulga meets Vice-President Venkaiah Naidu during 5-day visit to India
Mongolian President Khaltmaagiin Battulga on Friday met Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu in Delhi. He was received by Union minister Kiren Rijiju.
Nirmala Sitharaman to present Budget 2019: All you need to know about 2nd woman finance minister after Indira Gandhi
Nirmala Sitharaman holds the distinction of being India’s second woman defence minister and the first one to take charge of this key ministry full time; she was also commerce minister during the first tenure of the Modi govt in 2014
Rajnath Singh holds first high-level meet with service chiefs after taking charge as defence minister
Rajnath Singh held a held a meeting with Army chief Gen Bipin Rawat, Chief of Air Staff Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa and newly-appointed navy chief Karambir Singh at the headquarters of the defence ministry at the Raisina Hills during which he was apprised about the security scenario, officials said.
Armed forces welcome Rajnath Singh as defence minister; experience from CCS, internal security likely to aid him in new job
The cheer so evident in military circles on Rajnath's appointment as defence minister has two aspects as its basis, the first of which relates to the allegation that the armed forces were perceivably ill-treated under the previous NDA government
Mahendra Nath Pandey, Cabinet Minister, Skill Development and Entrepreneurship: Chess enthusiast was first elected to Lok Sabha from Chandauli in 2014
Chess enthusiast Mahendra Nath Pandey has been rewarded for checkmating a united opposition in the state.
Arjun Munda, Cabinet Minister, Tribal Affairs: BJP's tribal face in Jharkhand and former three-time chief minister makes cut
Arjun Munda had defeated Congress' Kali Charana Munda by an extremely thin margin of just 1,445 votes from Khunti Lok Sabha seat in Jharkhand.
Gangapuram Kishan Reddy, Minister of State, Home Affairs: BJP leader has served as president of party's Telangana unit
A three-time MLA who had won two consecutive terms from Amberpet Assembly seat, Reddy was also the BJP’s Telangana unit’s person.
Harsh Vardhan, Cabinet Minister, Health and Family Welfare, Science and Technology, Earth Sciences: Two-time MP from Delhi begins second stint in Modi Cabinet
Harsh Vardhan held the charge of Ministry of Science and Technology, Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, and Ministry of Earth Sciences in the previous NDA government.
Thaawar Chand Gehlot, Cabinet Minister 2019: Prominent Scheduled Caste leader returns as Minister of Social Justice & Empowerment
A prominent Scheduled Caste leader, Thaawar Chand Gehlot took charge of the Minister of Social Justice & Empowerment for a second consecutive term on Friday
Suresh Angadi, Minister of State, Railways: Four-time MP from Karnataka's Belagavi joined BJP in 1996
Touted to be a new entrant in Modi’s council of ministers, Suresh Angadi is a four-time MP from Belagavi constituency in North Kannada.
Harsimrat Kaur Badal, Cabinet Minister 2019: SAD leader and two-time MP returns for second term in Ministry of Food Processing Industries
Known for her go-getting attitude as the food processing indusrtries minister in the NDA-I, Harsimrat Kaur Badal of Shiromani Akali Dal took charge of the ministry for the second consecutive term on Friday