Zeliang sworn in as Nagaland CM

Kohima: T R Zeliang, leader of Naga Peoples Front (NPF), was today sworn in as the chief minister of Nagaland following the resignation of Neiphio Rio, who has been elected to Lok Sabha. Governor Ashwani Kumar administered the oath of office and secrecy to the 62-year-old first time chief minister and ..

BJP leaders meet Modi, Rajnath Singh

New Delhi: Several senior BJP leaders, on Saturday, met Prime Minister-elect Narendra Modi and party chief Rajnath Singh amid hectic preparations ahead of the new NDA government taking charge on Monday. Modi's close aide Amit Shah and BJP general secretary J P Nadda reached Gujarat Bhawan here almost ..

Manjhi wins trust vote in Bihar, says no rubber stamp

Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi Friday won the trust vote in the Assembly. Manjhi proved his majority after Nitish Kumar quit as Bihar chief minister Saturday following his party's rout in the Lok Sabha polls. A 68-year-old Mahadalit leader, Manjhi was Tuesday sworn-in as the 23rd chief ..

Kamal Nath front-runner for Leader of Opposition

New Delhi:Senior-most Congress MP Kamal Nath is expected to be nominated as Leader of Opposition, party sources said on Friday. Kamal Nath is the 'front-runner' for the post, the sources said. 'Going by seniority, Kamal Nath is number one (choice for the position),' a senior Congress MP told IANS. ..

TR Zeliang appointed new Nagaland CM

Kohima: T R Zeliang of Naga People's Front was on Friday appointed as the new Chief Minister of Nagaland following the resignation of Neiphiu Rio from the post. Nagaland Governor, Ashwani Kumar, appointed Zeliang as the new Chief Minister and would administer the oath of office and secrecy to him and ..