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PM Modi, Macron issue joint statement, 14 agreements signed

French President Emmanuel Macron with PM Narendra Modi. NEW DELHI:PM Modi, Macron issue joint statement, 14 agreements signed.The French president also met with his counterpart Ram Nath Kovind and External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj. French President Emmanuel Macron on Saturday held talks with French President Emmanuel Macron at the Hyderabad House and signed a number of agreements. Earlier in the day,...

Commerce Minister Suresh Prabhu gets additional charge of civil aviation ministry

By K.Manikandan New Delhi:Commerce Minister Suresh Prabhu gets additional charge of civil aviation ministry. The development comes a day after resignation of Telugu Desam Party's Ashok Gajapathi Raju was accepted by President Ram Nath Kovind. Commerce Minister Suresh Prabhu has been assigned additional charge of civil aviation ministry, Rashtrapati Bhavan spokesman said. In a brief communique, the spokesperson said, "The President, as advised...

Chandrababu Naidu May Break With BJP This Week, Pull Ministers, Say Sources

By K.Manikandan, New Delhi:  Chandrababu Naidu May Break With BJP This Week, Pull Ministers, Say Sources. Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu is expected to announce soon that his Telugu Desam Party (TDP) is exiting the BJP-led national alliance NDA, after with the Centre made it clear that it will not accede to the state's demand for "special status." The two TDP ministers...

BJP’s win over Left in Tripura is victory of ideology, says PM Modi at party meet

NEW DELHI:BJP's win over Left in Tripura is victory of ideology, says PM Modi at party meet.The prime minister's statement comes days after the CPI(M)-led Left Front was dethroned by the BJP-IPFT coalition after nearly 25 years in power. Addressing party workers at BJP parliamentary meet, PM Narendra Modi on Tuesday said that win over Left in Tripura is a victory...

SC refuses to grant Karti Chidambaram interim protection from arrest, seeks response from ED

NEW DELHI: INX Media corruption case, SC refuses to grant Karti Chidambaram interim protection from arrest, seeks response from ED.The Central Bureau of Investigation told the top court that it will seek extension of Karti's custody before trial court. The Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to grant Karti Chidambaram, son of former Union minister P Chidambaram, interim protection from arrest...

NPP’s Conrad Sangma takes oath as CM; Rajnath Singh, Amit Shah attend ceremony

Guwahati :NPP's Conrad Sangma takes oath as Meghalaya chief minister in Shillong. National People's Party (NPP) chief and son of former Lok Sabha Speaker PA Sangam, Conrad Sangma on Tuesday took oath as the 12th Meghalaya chief minister in Shillong. Governor Ganga Prasad administered the oath of office to Sangma and 11 ministers at the Raj Bhavan. Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh and BJP president...

BJP gathers 34 candidates of non-Congress parties under one banner, likely to stake claim to form govt today

NEW DELHI:BJP gathers 34 candidates of non-Congress parties under one banner, likely to stake claim to form govt today. According to sources, the party wrote a letter to Governor Ganga Prasad to stake the claim on power in the state on Sunday Congress, which emerged as the single largest party in Meghalaya Assembly Elections 2018, on Sunday staked claimed to form...

Congress stakes claim to form government, BJP likely to meet governor at 1 pm According to sources, the party wrote a letter to Governor Ganga Prasad to stake the...

NEW DELHI:Congress, which emerged as the single largest party in Meghalaya Assembly Elections 2018, on Sunday staked claimed to form the government. According to sources, the party wrote a letter to Governor Ganga Prasad to stake the claim on power in the state. Another media report suggested the party leadership met the governor late last night and said they are single largest...

Meghalaya Assembly election results update: Hung Assembly in state as Congress still short of majority.

  NEW DELHI: Meghalaya Assembly election results update: Hung Assembly in state as Congress still short of majority. As per latest trends, Congress is quickly forging ahead with great lead, while the NPP, BJP and other regional players are still in pursuit. The Congress on Saturday managed to pull off a decent show clinching 20 seats for itself, but still ran short of...

BJP attacks Rahul Gandhi for going abroad ahead of counting Taking potshots at Congress president, senior BJP leader Giriraj Singh today said that Rahul Gandhi knew that Congress is...

NEW DELHI: BJP attacks Rahul Gandhi for going abroad ahead of counting. Taking potshots at Congress president, senior BJP leader Giriraj Singh today said that Rahul Gandhi knew that Congress is not going to win, so he went abroad. Troubles for Congress do not seem to end anytime soon. The party has been reduced to a handful of states across...