Deepa Jainani | September 20, 2016 7:16 AM
The simmering drama within the Yadav family took a new twist on Monday with the state president of Samajwadi Party, Shivpal Singh Yadav, expelling seven loyalists of chief minister Akhilesh Yadav on the grounds of indiscipline, anti-party activities and making derogatory remarks against Mulayam Singh Yadav.
Shubhajit Roy | September 20, 2016 7:54 AM
A day after the Uri terror attack claimed the lives of 18 Army personnel, New Delhi has decided to up the ante against Pakistan on the global stage — much like it did after the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack.
Santosh Singh | September 20, 2016 2:47 AM
Jagnarain Singh, 78, has been blind for the last 20 years. But now more than ever, he wishes he could see again.
Express News Service | September 20, 2016 2:44 AM
The statement followed an hour-long meeting in the ministry of defence between defence minister Manohar Parrikar, national security advisor Ajit Doval, Army chief General Dalbir Singh and DGMO
Deepa Jainani | September 16, 2016 1:09 AM
Amidst continuing high drama in the Yadav family, which travelled from Saifai to Delhi and finally reached Lucknow on Thursday, all the characters trooped into the city one by one, with senior leader of Samajwadi Party and Mulayam Singh’s brother Ramgopal Yadav saying in no uncertain words that the credit for driving a wedge within the family goes to controversial politician and party’s Rajya Sabha MP Amar Singh.
Indronil Roychowdhury and Mithun Dasgupta | September 15, 2016 12:35 AM
While Singur has been a victory in establishing farmers’ right, there cannot be any conflict between industry and agriculture, West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee said after handing over compensatory cheques and deeds of Singur land to farmers going by the judgment of the Supreme Court.
PTI | August 31, 2016 1:25 AM
With the Indian IT industry alleging that it is being targeted, US trade secretary Penny Pritzker assured that the American authorities would look into concerns expressed by the Indian side on H-1B visa fees and an elusive totalisation agreement.
FE Bureau | August 31, 2016 1:22 AM
India and the US have signed a military Logistics Exchange Memorandum of Agreement (LEMOA), giving each other the use of military bases in a tightening of relations that experts say is aimed at countering the growing assertiveness of Asia.
FE Bureau | August 25, 2016 1:39 AM
The Supreme Court on Wednesday slammed Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa for using defamation cases to “throttle democracy” and asked her to focus more on “good governance”.
Huma Siddiqui | August 24, 2016 1:57 AM
Despite giving approval to import $750-million 145 BAE Systems’ M777A2 155mm/39 calibre lightweight howitzers from the US through the Foreign Military Sales (FMS) route, India has sought freeze on the price for three more months.
FE Bureau | August 9, 2016 7:42 AM
The Gujarat government on Monday announced the allocation of portfolios to new ministers.
FE Bureau | August 8, 2016 12:14 AM
Vijay Rupani was sworn in as the 16th chief minister of Gujarat on Sunday
FE Bureau | August 5, 2016 2:26 AM
In a big blow to the Arvind Kejriwal-led Delhi government, the Delhi High Court on Thursday held that Delhi continues to remain a union territory under the Constitution with the lieutenant governor (LG) as its administrative head.
FE Bureau | August 2, 2016 7:26 AM
In the wake of recent unrest in Gujarat, chief minister Anandiben Patel on Monday submitted her resignation both to top BJP leaders as well as the BJP state unit head, Vijay Rupani, through a post on Facebook.
FE Bureau | August 2, 2016 7:23 AM
The Supreme Court on Monday held that former chief ministers of Uttar Pradesh are not entitled to any government accommodation for lifetime and should handover the possession of such bungalows after a fortnight from the date on which their term comes to an end.
Pallavi Pundir | August 2, 2016 7:19 AM
Amitav Ghosh at Express Adda in Delhi on Saturday. He addressed extensively the issue of climate change Neeraj Priyadarshi
FE Bureau | July 27, 2016 12:26 AM
Amidst the controversy over her appointment as economic advisor to Kerala chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan, Harvard University professor Gita Gopinath has broken her silence.
Mithun Dasgupta | July 15, 2016 3:17 AM
Madhu Jayanti International, India’s largest manufacturer of tea bags and major value-added tea exporter, has delivered a huge consignment of Assam green tea to US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, urging him to drink the beverage to become ‘less extreme’ as it is never too late to ‘cleanse’ himself.
Deepa Jainani | July 15, 2016 3:16 AM
The suspense over the Congress’ choice for Uttar Pradesh chief minister is over. Sheila Dikshit, a “bahu” of UP and three-time Delhi CM, has finally been named as the Congress candidate for the post.
FE Bureau | July 14, 2016 7:50 AM
The landmark verdict paves the way for the dismissed government of Nabam Tuki to return to power
Liz Mathew | July 6, 2016 6:53 AM
Of 19 new ministers, 3 are from UP, 10 are from backward groups
Deepa Jainani | July 5, 2016 7:40 AM
Election-bound Uttar Pradesh is likely to dominate the much-awaited Union Cabinet expansion on Tuesday. The expansion will chiefly reflect the BJP’s strategy in the crucial state from where the party has its maximum MPs (71), along with 2 from its ally Apna Dal, thereby taking the total to a staggering 73 out of the total 80.
FE Bureau | July 5, 2016 4:30 AM
The Madras High Court on Monday directed the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to probe all the angles related to seizure of cash worth R570 crore by Election Commission of India at Tirupur in Tamil Nadu during state Assembly elections in May.
Deepa Jainani | July 1, 2016 3:05 AM
The political churn in Uttar Pradesh has gathered momentum. Delivering the second jolt to Bahujan Samajwadi Party supremo Mayawati within a week’s time, yet another…
FE Bureau | June 23, 2016 8:50 AM
The Predator Guardian platform provides high-altitude wide-area long-endurance maritime ISR capability. This is part of New Delhi’s efforts to fast-track its goal to secure the country’s maritime assets in particular in the Indian Ocean and detect any untoward intrusion — like the one during the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack — on a real-time basis.
FE Bureau | June 23, 2016 6:43 AM
Addressing a press conference in Lucknow, Maurya said, “Mayawati Dalit nahi, daulat ki beti hai (Mayawati is not a Dalit’s daughter, but the daughter of wealth).” He said that Mayawati has deviated from the path of Kanshiram and Ambedkar.
ENS Economic Bureau | June 23, 2016 9:31 AM
But this time, the government responded almost immediately. Finance minister Arun Jaitley mounted a strong defence of Subramanian — he was appointed by the government in October 2014 — and pointed out that the BJP too did not share Swamy’s view.
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