Former Iranian President Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani dead.
Former Iranian President Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani dead. Former Iranian President Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani, an influential power broker in the Islamic Republic who advised the country's supreme leader, died Sunday.
Jovenel-Moise-declared-winner-of Haiti's Presidential-Elections.
Haiti: Jovenel Moise confirmed winner of presidential election. Haitian businessman Jovenel Moise has been officially declared winner of November's presidential election. Mr Moise, a 48-year-old banana exporter, was elected with 55.6% of the vote, well ahead of his closest rival, an electoral tribunal confirmed.
Former minister KV Pusa passes away.
Former Minister and veteran Congress leader KV Pusa breathed his last this morning at around 1:00 AM at Oking Hospital, Kohima. Pusa, a sitting member of All India Congress Committee (AICC), was a Minister for Veterinary & Animal Husbandry, Nagaland from 1998-1999 and Minister for Roads & Bridges and Mechanical Nagaland from 2000 to 2003 in the erstwhile SC Jamir led Congress Government.
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav was declared the Samajwadi Party's national president.
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav was declared the Samajwadi Party's national president by his uncle Ram Gopal Yadav and supporters at a national executive meeting in Lucknow on Sunday.
BJP forms government in Arunachal Pradesh with 33 PPA MLAs joining it.
BJP forms government in Arunachal Pradesh with 33 PPA MLAs joining it. Khandu paraded the MLAs before Assembly Speaker Tenzing Norbu Thongdok who accepted their joining. ... The PPA today also suspended four other party MLAs including Honchun Ngandam, Bamang Felix, Punji Mara and Pani Taram.
PPA suspends Arunachal CM, Dy CM from primary membership.
In a fast-paced development, the Peoples’ Party of Arunachal (PPA) late on Thursday night suspended Chief Minister Pema Khandu, Deputy Chief Minister Chowna Mein and five other party MLAs from the primary membership of the party temporarily with immediate effect for alleged anti-party activities.
Former Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Sunderlal Patwa Dies.
Considered as political mentor of Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, Patwa born in 1924 at Kukdeshwar in Mandsaur district of Madhya Pradesh.He was appointed chief minister for a brief period of two months in the year 1980 and again from 1990 to 1992.He was elected to Lok Sabha in 1997 after a by-poll but lost in 1998 general elections.In 1999, he again got elected to Lok Sabha and became a minister in NDA government from 1999 to 2001.
Donald Trump Appoints PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi To Strategic And Policy Forum
PepsiCo Chairman Indra Nooyi has joined Donald Trump's Strategic and Policy Forum on Wednesday that will assist the President-elect in implementing his economic agenda.
Karnataka minister HY Meti resigns over sleaze tape
Narendra Modi Among World's 10 Most Powerful People by Forbes
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been ranked among the top 10 most powerful people in the world by Forbes in a list that has been topped by Russian President Vladimir Putin for a fourth straight year and had US President-elect Donald Trump in the second place.