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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.
Thu, May 25 2017. 11 56 PM IST
During the two-day (14-15 May) inaugural Belt and Road Forum in Beijing attended by representatives of around 60 countries, Chinese President Xi Jinping announced that 68 countries and international organizations have inked belt and road agreements with China.
Fri, Apr 21 2017. 12 53 AM IST
The Supreme Court on Wednesday revived the 25-year-old trial in the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid dispute by allowing fresh charges of criminal conspiracy against Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders L.K. Advani, Murli Manohar Joshi, Uma Bharti and 10 others.