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  • 12-May-2017
  • Himachal Pradesh cabinet minister Karan Singh passes away

    Himachal Pradesh cooperation and ayurveda minister Karan Singh passes away.On August 27, 2015 Karan Singh was inducted in the state cabinet as minister of ayurveda and cooperative departments.He was elected to state legislative assembly in 1990 and 1998 as BJP candidate while in 2012 as Congress candidate.

  • 10-May-2017
  • Moon Jae-In began his five-year term as president of South Korea

    South Korea's liberal leader Moon Jae-In took the oath as president, tasked with navigating the country out of rising tensions over North Korea's nuclear program and the risk of a rift with the United States.

  • 08-May-2017
  • Emmanuel Macron elected next French president

    Emmanuel Macron was elected president of France with a business-friendly vision of European integration, in a resounding defeat of Marine Le Pen, the far-right nationalist who threatened to pull out of the European Union.

  • 21-Apr-2017
  • Former Iranian President Ahmadinejad disqualified from running in upcoming presidential election

    The body charged with vetting candidates has disqualified former hard-line President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad from running in next month's presidential election.

  • Madhesi Parties in Nepal unite to form a new united Political Party

    Five prominent Madhesi parties in Nepal have united to form a new united party named the Rastriya Janata Party, which will be the fifth largest party in Nepal’s Parliament.

  • 19-Apr-2017
  • Former Andhra Pradesh minister Devineni Rajasekhar dies

    Former Andhra Pradesh minister and Telugu Desam Party (TDP) leader Devineni Nehru died.Popular as Nehru among his followers, he had joined TDP when it was floated by thespian N.T. Rama Rao in early 1982.

  • 15-Apr-2017
  • Former Jammu and Kashmir Governor Girish Saxena dies

    An IPS officer of the 1950 batch of Uttar Pradesh cadre, who also headed the country’s external snooping agency RAW from 1983 to 1986.He first took the charge as the Jammu and Kashmir Governor on May 26, 1990.Saxena continued as the Governor till March 13, 1993 during which his focus was on winning the trust of the locals.

  • 07-Apr-2017
  • Thai king signs constitution in step toward poll

    Thailand's king signed a military-backed constitution into law on Thursday, an essential step toward an election the junta has promised will restore democracy after the 12th successful coup in little over 80 years.

  • 28-Mar-2017
  • Former Punjab minister Gurdev Singh Badal passes away

    Former Punjab minister and senior Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) leader Gurdev Singh Badal passed away.Gurdev had represented Panjgrain and Jaito assembly seats in the past.

  • Rana Kanwar Pal Singh elected Speaker of Punjab Assembly

    Congress' Rana Kanwar Pal Singh was unanimously elected as the Speaker of the Punjab Assembly.

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