Oath

  • Kejriwal's oath-taking ceremony cost Rs 13.41 lakhs 09-03-2014 02:42 PM

    The Delhi government spent Rs 13.41 lakh on the oath-taking ceremony of Arvind Kejriwal as Delhi Chief Minister at Ramlila Maidan and on the publicity of the mammoth function. In response to a RTI, the Delhi government's General Administration Department said it had spent Rs 6.33 lakh on the Ramlila...
  • Shivraj Singh's cabinet swearing-in over, 23 ministers inducted 21-12-2013 04:55 PM

    Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Saturday expanded his ministry with the induction of 19 cabinet ministers and four ministers of state. Chouhan took oath as the Chief Minister for the third time on December 14, following BJP's thumping victory in the assembly elections. The cabinet ministers who...
  • LIVE: Vasundhara Raje announces her new cabinet 20-12-2013 07:52 AM

    Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje will induct a group of ministers into her cabinet on Friday. The Governor will administer oath to the ministers at a ceremony at Raj Bhawan, official sources said. Ten to twelve ministers would be inducted initially, they said, adding that leaders like Rajendra Rathore, Yunus...
  • RGPV cancels its exam papers scheduled today in the wake of Shivraj's swearing-in 14-12-2013 12:57 PM

    The Rajiv Gandhi Proudyogiki Vishwavidyalaya (RGPV), a government technical university hascancelled all its exam papers scheduled for Saturday in view of Chief Minister's oath taking ceremony to be held in the city. All the engineering examinations, including the third and eighth semester papers, have been cancelled in view of the...
  • LIVE: Guests start pouring in as Vasundhara Raje to take oath as Rajasthan CM shortly 13-12-2013 09:52 AM

    Vasundhara Raje will take oath as Rajasthan Chief Minister on December 13. She met Governor Margaret Alva on Tuesday and staked claim to form the government in the state. This would be second time that BJP leader Raje is to be the chief minister of the state. Her first chief...
  • Dr Raman Singh takes oath as third-time CM of Chhattisgarh 12-12-2013 09:50 AM

    One day after he arrived in his constituency Rajnandgaon to thank his supporters for reposing faith in him and lifting his party to a third successive victory in the assembly elections, 61-year-old Raman Singh will be sworn in for his third term as the Chief Minister of Chhattisgarh at a...
  • Raman Singh to take oath as Chhattisgarh CM for third time on Dec 12 09-12-2013 11:58 PM

    Raipur: Raman Singh, who steered BJP to a record third straight victory in the recently-concluded Assembly elections, will take oath of office on December 12. It was on the same day in 2008 that the suave BJP leader had taken oath as the Chief Minister of the state after the...
  • PM takes oath as Rajya Sabha member for 5th consecutive term 17-06-2013 11:17 AM

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, who was recently elected a member of the Rajya Sabha from Assam for the fifth consecutive term, takes oath on Monday morning. Singh, who is the Leader of the Upper House, took oath in the chamber of Rajya Sabha Chairman Hamid Ansari at 10...
  • PM to take oath as Rajya Sabha member today 17-06-2013 07:40 AM

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, who was recently elected a member of the Rajya Sabha from Assam for the fifth consecutive term, will take oath Monday morning. Singh, who is the Leader of the Upper House, will take oath in the chamber of Rajya Sabha Chairman Hamid Ansari at...
  • Manmohan Singh to take oath as RS member on June 17 15-06-2013 02:22 AM

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, who was recently elected a member of the Rajya Sabha from Assam for the fifth consecutive term, will take oath on June 17. Singh, who is the Leader of the Upper House, will take oath in the morning in the chamber of Rajya Sabha...
  • Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif to be formally sworn in today 05-06-2013 07:45 AM

    Islamabad: Nawaz Sharif will be formally elected by the the members of Pakistan's National assembly on Wednesday evening and will be sworn in by Pakistani President Zardari. With the swearing in, Nawaz Sharif who won May 2013 polls by a huge majority, will formally take charge of the government. Also...
  • FTN: Is Indian writing in English now commercially viable? 14-03-2013 11:59 PM

    In what is being touted as the biggest advance paid to an Indian author by a home-grown publishing house; Amish Tripathi, author of the Shiva trilogy, has been given Rs 5 crore as an advance for his next series. ...
  • Shiva trilogy author Amish signs Rs 5 cr deal for his next series 05-03-2013 06:30 PM

    Amish Tripathi has managed to clinch a deal of Rs 5 cr with Westland Books as advance towards his next series. ...
  • Cabinet reshuffle: 17 new faces in Team Manmohan 28-10-2012 11:42 AM

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh effected a major Cabinet reshuffle on Sunday, giving away the major share to Andhra Pradesh and West Bengal to counter the Telangana forces in the former and ex-ally Mamata Banerjee of the Trinamool Congress in the latter. Several ministers were elevated to the Cabinet...
  • How Obama fumbled at the most watched oath 22-01-2009 03:23 AM

    Obama jumped the gun as Justice Roberts swore him in as President. ...
  • Obama to take oath on Lincoln's Bible 24-12-2008 10:08 AM

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  • Karnataka: Rough ride ahead for Yeddyurappa 30-05-2008 09:37 AM

    Birmingham: West Indies batsman Shivnarine Chanderpaul could play in the rain-affected third and final Test against England at Edgbaston after scan results showed a side injury was not serious. The scan showed a strain to his side and no tear, so he could still be involved, a West Indies team...
  • Musharraf will step in as civilian leader today 29-11-2007 11:12 AM

    Chennai: The Chennai Police has issued fresh summons to Indian Premier League\'s (IPL) former chairman Lalit Modi to appear in person on a criminal complaint lodged by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), a senior official said on Thursday. Fresh summons have been issued asking Modi to...
  • Live webcast: Musharraf takes oath as civilian President 29-11-2007 09:19 AM

    Durban: Chasing 290 on the bouncy Kingsmead track was always going to be a tough task, said Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni after the humiliating 135-run loss to South Africa in the first ODI but insisted that the target was gettable had the visitors not lost early wickets. \"We could...