Strong mind is PM Narendra Modi's strength, says Jaitley

The Finance Minister observes that the PM is also a 'strict disciplinarian' for himself and has a strong self-belief

We aren't scared of any criminal prosecution: Majeed Memon

Interview with National Secretary, Nationalist Congress Party

No differences in NCP over support to BJP's Maharashtra govt: Sule

Sule said her party was the target of criticism on social media for supporting BJP

Govt to push economic agenda in Winter session of Parliament

Much-delayed Insurance Bill seeking to allow more foreign capital high on government agenda

Shiv Sena replaces old guard with five new spokespersons

Removes seniors including Manohar Joshi, Subhash Desai and Sanjay Raut

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Virendra Singh Rawat

Virendra Singh Rawat: SP reduces its top forum to 'anti-Modi' theatre
Virendra Singh Rawat

High rhetoric and sabre rattling mark the Samajwadi Party's three-day national convention

Shreekant Sambrani

Shreekant Sambrani: The politics of 'other'ness
Shreekant Sambrani

An amicable divorce is a contradiction in terms. Who needs enemies when a partner scorned spews forth choice abuse? That would seem to describe ...

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The Nehruvian vision

The sadly vanishing legacy of India's greatest architect

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More ministers, but also more questions

Congress must be responsible in Opposition

Congress should help pass reformist laws

Interesting read“@TheEconomist:Japan has fallen back into recession,general election likely
Praying hard!!!
Interesting ! Isn't it ?
(Makes Good Sense! Abt #Awareness)"#Pleasure is just a shadow of Joy. When there is no Joy in you,you become a Pleasure seeker" @SadhguruJV
Condolences on passing away of Sh.Murli Deora; Popular across parties,was pillar of strength for us; We stand together with you @MilindDeora
RT @ajaymaken: Condolences on passing away of Sh.Murli Deora; Popular across parties,was pillar of strength for us; We stand together with …
My Twitter handle changed yesterday to @PandaJay 😊, please follow that..
I mourn the passing of a great public servant, a loyal Congressman, a proud Indian & a devoted Mumbaikar. Murli Deora was also a gr8 human
RT @sridhar_2103: @vdynthn @Swamy39 Are we over-reacting? The fishermen and entire the village were thanking Modi and Swamy wholeheartedly.…
Just yesterday I had spoken to Shri Murli Deora's family & asked about his health. Very sad to hear the unfortunate news today.
The front of the Machial Mata temple in Kishtwar.
My article in The Economic Times today: Go Beyond Power Politics.
Friends, going for vipassna meditation course. See u on 24th. Till then, bye.
RT @WhiteHouse: .@narendramodi: President Obama looks forward to celebrating Republic Day in New Delhi with you:
RT @AnupamSaraph: @rajeev_mp my op-ed in the Sunday Guardian on alternatives to Aadhaar
Murli Deora,a senior MP, often engaged with us juniors over coffee in Central Hall.Will miss him.Condolences to @milinddeora
Six months of #Modi: Here's a review of the six big ideas floated by the NDA govt
Statement by the Press Secretary on the President’s Travel to India | The White House: @whitehouse
My condolences on the sad demise of Shri Murli Deora, a senior leader and a close personal friend.
My greetings to Sri Mulayam Singh Yadav ji on his 75th Birthday. I wish him best of health and happiness .
Inked the deal for faster clearance of construction of railway over bridges
Attending a review meeting of State level Bankers commitee, Karnataka organised by syndicate bank with @AnanthKumar_BJP abt Jan Dhan Yojana
चन्‍द्रशेखर राव को बधाई. तेलंगाना राज्‍य का मेरा संकल्‍प एवं सपना पूरा, तेलंगाना की नदियों का ध्‍यान रखेंगें.
National Library Week - 2014, Department of Library - Function at the City Central Library, South Division #Jayanagar
@dineshdasa1 thanks Dinesh bhai, hope all well
PM Modi now has 8 million Twitter followers.Only Barack Obama and Pope Francis have more.This proves he is true leader of masses worldwide.
A very happy birthday to the 'flying sikh'....Milkha Ji you are a living legend who continues to inspire sportsmen around the world..
Tributes to our first Prime Minister, Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru on the occasion of his 125th Birth Anniversary.
Grateful to MP Naraspur, Gokarajugaru, all 7 MLAs, MP (RS) SitaMahalakshmi garu, Min.Kamineni Srinivas garu & Min. Manikyala Rao garu @ncbn
“They alone live, who live for others.” Seva Samgamam organised by Sevabharati @Guntur concludes

Around the States

Picture of the day: Congress president Sonia Gandhi along with party Vice President Rahul Gandhi interacting with the people affected by devastating flood at Dehruna village of Anantnag district of South Kashmir on Monday


Parties using radio to woo voters in J&K

BJP, which is making its first serious bid to get into power in the state is using an audio clip of Modi's address at a rally

Six months of Modi government: Weaknesses

A look at the areas where the Modi government is not faring so well

PM Modi condoles Deora's demise

Modi said that Deora's warm nature made him popular across party lines

Veteran Congress leader, ex-union minister Murli Deora dead

Deora 77, died following a brief illness

Election Commission stops release of PDP poll manifesto

Campaigning for the first phase of the state assembly elections ended Sunday evening

Sen floated 100 firms in run-up to 2011 state polls

The rise of Saradha coincided with the ascension of Mamata Banerjee; as the end game intensifies, it is hurting the cm and her party

Shiv Sena desperate to join BJP in Maharashtra: Narayan Rane

Says Shiv Sena has double standards

Sena to play role of 'principal opposition' in winter session

There are several issues like law and order, farmers' suicide, power crisis and drought-like condition in state's many parts and Sena leaders ...