SWEARING

  • BJP in pole position: Is the party moving beyond its allies? November 9, 2014

    The Shiv Sena-Bharatiya Janata Party tussle is likely to get more murkier as the former boycotted the swearing-in ceremony of a new set of Union ministers on Sunday. ...
  • TWTW: Cyrus mocks Sena's decision to boycott Fadnavis's swearing-in November 2, 2014

    Cyrus Broacha takes on Devendra Fadavnis's swearing-in ceremony as the new chief minister of Maharashtra at the Wankhede stadium on Friday. ...
  • Modi pulls off diplomatic coup, Sharif to attend swearingin ceremony May 25, 2014

    After two days of "will he, wont he" speculation we got the confirmation on saturday that Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif will be attending Modi's swearing in ceremony, along with the other SAARC leaders. It will be seen if the meet leads to a new chapter in the strategic dialogue of...
  • Pakistan just one member, don't ignore other nations: G Parthasarathy May 24, 2014

    Reacting to the confirmation from Pakistan PM for attending Narendra Modi's swearing in ceremony, former diplomat G Parthasarathy said that Pakistan is just one of the eight nations that were invited and cautioned that one should not go overboard with just one nation and ignore the others. ...
  • Tamil parties oppose invitation to Rajapaksa for Modi's swearingin May 24, 2014

    Political parties in Tamil Nadu are up in arms over Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa being invited for Prime Ministerdesignate Narendra Modi's swearingin ceremony on Monday. After BJP ally MDMK leader Vaiko opposed Rajapaksa's presence, another ally PMK also joined in and party founder Ramadoss urged Modi to review his...
  • Narendra Modi's swearingin ceremony: Pak Army redflags Nawaz Sharif's visit to India? May 23, 2014

    Reports have suggested that there is a clear rift between the Pakistan Prime Minister, Nawaz Sharif and the country's Army over the invite given by India for Prime Ministerelect Narendra Modi's swearingin ceremony. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai May 22, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Modi's invite to Pak PM good omen for bilateral ties: Mehbooba Mufti May 21, 2014

    Narendra Modi's move to invite the Pakistan PM has been welcomed in Kashmir. Chief Minister Omar Abdullah has termed it an excellent move. Mehbooba Mufti of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) has called it a good omen for the IndoPak ties. ...
  • Karnataka polls: No revenge politics for me, says CM Siddaramaiah May 13, 2013

    Congress leader Siddaramaiah on Monday took oath as the new Chief Minister of Karnataka. The 64 year old backward class leader from Mysore took oath at the Kanteerava Stadium in Bangalore on Monday morning, attended by a crowd of about 50,000. ...
  • Obama's swearing in: All eyes on Michelle's dress for the event January 21, 2013

    Political junkies love the inauguration for its historical significance, but in fashion everyone wants to know 'who' will Michelle Obama be wearing on the inauguration day. ...
  • Watch: Goofups, gaffes while swearingin May 29, 2009

    New Delhi: If making it to Manmohan Singh's team of ministers was a tough task, for some it was tougher getting it right during the swearingin ceremony on Thursday morning. And this despite conscious efforts to get the pronunciations right. Most ministers consciously fumbled during the oath taking ritual. Take...
  • Exclusive: Manmohan Singh, the ideal Prime Minister May 23, 2009

    An unlikely winner in the electoral Mahabharat, Manmohan Singh has emerged not just stronger but tougher from the verdict. ...
  • Manmohan Singh: An accidental politician a second time over May 23, 2009

    New Delhi: Exactly five years to the day he was sworn in as Prime Minister, Dr Manmohan Singh was sworn in to the post again. It has been an amazing journey for a man who called himself an accidental politician. ...
  • Vayalar Ravi confident of bettering his performance May 22, 2009

    Former UPA Cabinet Minister Vayalar Ravi is confident of doing well in the new Manmohan Singh government irrespective of what portfolio he gets. Ravi said, PM and Sonia ji kept track of all the Ministries and the work they did. My colleagues and I turned around these ministries and that...
  • Folks smitten with seeing the Obamas in love January 22, 2009

    New York: Pictures of the first couple's dances at the inaugural balls have been splashed all across newspapers. The loveydovey Obamas are melting hearts with their public displays of affection. ...
  • Formalities over, Obama sets to tackle challenges January 22, 2009

    Washington: Formal confirmations done, the new Obama administration now stares at some big challenges. Here is a look at what is on the President's agenda. ...
  • How Obama fumbled at the most watched oath January 22, 2009

    Washington: The newly elected US President Barack Obama had enjoyed a near picture perfect win in US elections, only to follow it up with the fumble on the picture perfect inaugural ceremony On January 20. Well, almost perfect after all the great speeches the US President has given he fumbled...