Mamata Banerjee sworn in Bengal CM for second time

Kolkata, May 27 (IANS) Trinamool Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee was on Friday sworn in as West Bengal chief minister for the second time.Banerjee was administered the oath of office and secrecy...

Ex-CM Manjhi’s convoy attacked in Bihar, vehicle burnt

Former Bihar chief minister Jitan Ram Manjhi's convoy was attacked on Thursday near Dumariah in Bihar.A police official told IANS that the villagers were angry over the delay by Manjhi, a...

Modi government two years of disappointment: Congress

The Congress on Thursday described the two years of the Narendra Modi government as disappointing because it had failed on all fronts, including in reviving the economy."This government lives on advertisements....
Prime Minister Narendra Modi

After see-saw ride, BJP succeeds in breaking new ground

New Delhi, May 25 - It has been a see-saw ride for the BJP since it formed an alliance government at the centre two years ago but victory in the Assam polls...
Prime Minister Narendra Modi

Incoherent Pakistan policy, Nepal mismanagement cloud Modi’s foreign policy

New Delhi, May 25 - As the Narendra Modi government completes two years, it's been a mixed bag as far as foreign policy is concerned, with the handling of relations with close...
Prime Minister Narendra Modi

Schemes in place, Modi government seeks to improve delivery, make electoral gains

New Delhi, May 25 -Having launched schemes to improve incomes, speed up governance, foster cleanliness and improve socialsecurity, the Narendra Modi government is now seeking to enhance the footprint of its...
Prime Minister Narendra Modi

‘Work in progress but a lot more required’

New Delhi, May 25 - As the BJP-led NDA government completes two years in office, an industry chamber described it as "work in progress" but said that "a lot more is required"...
Prime Minister Narendra Modi

Kashmir yet to see ‘acche din’

Srinagar, May 24 - Months after taking over as the prime minister two years ago, Narendra Modi, sporting a woollen cape-like Kashmiri garment called a pheran, addressed a huge rally in Srinagar...

Rahul Gandhi to lead protest against Delhi power crisis

May 24 - Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi will lead a 'mashal juloos' on May 28 to protest the power and water crisis in the national capital."Rahul ji will lead the Mashal...

Ministry instilled confidence among minorities: Najma Heptulla

New Delhi, May 24 - Union Minority Affairs Minister Najma Heptulla on Tuesday said that instilling a sense of security and confidence among the minorities has been the biggest achievement of her...

Entertainment

Electronic music is very revolting: Muzaffar Ali

Lucknow, Feb 24. Filmmaker-fashion designer Muzaffar Ali believes he has a "global outlook to music", but the director of the classic Bollywood movie "Umrao Jaan"...

History

Ancient Roman villa uncovered near Florence

Florence, Oct 21.  Archaeologists have unearthed a luxurious ancient Roman villa complete with thermal baths and stunning mosaics near the central Italian city of Florence...