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Thu, Sep 07 2017. 11 59 PM IST
The Narendra Modi government has been cracking down on shell companies as part of a drive against black money. Among other measures, it has frozen the bank accounts of more than 200,000 companies struck off the records of the Registrar of Companies to prevent their directors from accessing the accounts.
Thu, Aug 31 2017. 11 27 PM IST
Thu, Aug 24 2017. 11 37 PM IST
The factions of former Tamil Nadu chief minister O. Panneerselvam and chief minister E.K. Palaniswami in the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) have merged, having agreed on the ouster of general secretary Sasikala by the party’s general council.
Fri, Aug 11 2017. 02 31 AM IST
On the 75th anniversary of the Quit India movement, Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led BJP emerged as the single largest party in the Rajya Sabha, while Sonia Gandhi-led Congress was left grappling with issues such as defection and lack of leadership
Fri, Jul 28 2017. 01 32 AM IST
Chief minister Nitish Kumar resigned, effectively ending his 20-month-old alliance with the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD). Armed with a reassurance of support from the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), which came hours later, Kumar approached the governor of Bihar for a fresh shot at the job on Thursday. Less than 24 hours after his resignation as chief minister, Nitish Kumar was back at the helm of Bihar.