Shurhozelie Liezeitsu elected new Nagaland CM
Nagaland People’s Front (NPF) president Shurhozelie Liezeitsu will be sworn in as the state’s eleventh Chief Minister.
T.R. Zeliang steps down as Nagaland chief minister
Ending more than two weeks of standoff with Nagaland Tribes Action Committee (NTAC), Nagaland chief minister TR Zeliang resigned from his post.
Edappadi K Palaniswamy sworn-in as Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu
Edappadi K Palaniswamy was sworn in as the 13th chief minister of Tamil Nadu. He was administered oath of office and secrecy in a simple ceremony held at the Durbar Hall of Raj Bhavan in Chennai, state capital
Tamil Nadu Governor appoints Edappadi K Palaniswami as chief minister
Tamil Nadu Governor C Vidyasagar Rao appointed Edappadi K Palaniswami as chief minister after replacing of O Panneerselvam .
Frank-Walter Steinmeier elected as new president of Germany
German special assembly elected Frank-Walter Steinmeier as the country's next president Sunday. The veteran Social Democrat and former foreign minister, who will assume the mostly ceremonial role on March 18, succeeds Joachim Gauck who didn't run for reelection.
Somalia's Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo chosen as president
Somalia's MPs have elected a Somali-US national as the country's new president in a vote held in an aircraft hangar. Ex-Prime Minister Mohamed Abdullahi "Farmajo" Mohamed beat President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud in a surprise result.
Sasikala Natarajan appointed Legislative Party leader of AIADMK
In a big change of guard in Tamil Nadu government, Sasikala Natarajan was on Sunday elected as the Legislative Party leader of the AIADMK. She was unanimously elected by the AIADMK MLAs at a party meeting in Chennai.
Former Union minister E Ahamed passes away
Former Union minister and IUML leader E Ahamed, who was widely considered as India's 'unofficial ambassador' to Gulf countries, passed away early today but a row broke out over the presentation of the Union Budget in Parliament in the light of the death of the sitting MP.
Moussa Faki Mahamat appointed Chairman of AU
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia - Chad's Moussa Faki Mahamat has been elected as the new chairperson of the African Union Commission, in a vote held at the bloc's headquarters in the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa.
Indian-origin Mauritius PM Anerood Jugnauth resigns
Anerood officially handed his resignation to Mauritius President Ameenah Gurib Fakim. ... Pravind is the leader of the main political party of Mauritius Militant Socialist Movement (MSM). He had already formed his ministerial cabinet after receiving an appointment letter from President Ameenah Gurib-Fakim.