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  • Odisha: Naveen Patnaik sworn in as the Chief Minister for the fourth straight term May 21, 2014

    Bhubaneswar: Biju Janata Dal (BJD) president Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday was swornin as Odisha Chief Minister for the fourth straight term. Governor SC Jamir administered the oath of office and secrecy to the 67yearold leader at a ceremony attended by hundreds of party leaders, workers, officials and journalists at the Raj...
  • Sheila Dikshit sworn-in as Kerala Governor March 11, 2014

    Veteran Congress leader and former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit was sworn in as Kerala Governor at the Raj Bhavan in Thiruvananthapuram on Tuesday. Kerala High Court Chief Justice Manjula Chellur administered the oath of office. Chief Minister Oommen Chandy and his cabinet colleagues were also present on the occasion. 75-year...
  • Sasha Obama's mighty yawn goes viral January 22, 2013

    New York: While millions of eyes were trained on her father as he delivered his inauguration speech, the young Sasha Obama was briefly caught on the wrong foot giving out a big yawn in the middle of the address a video that has now gone viral on social...
  • Biden sworn in as US Vice President for second term January 20, 2013

    Washington: US Vice President Joe Biden was on Sunday officially sworn for his second term, hours before President Barack Obama takes his second oath of office at the White House. 70year old Biden was administered the oath of office on his family bible by the Supreme Court Associate Justice Sonia...
  • Maya to turn UP into Uttam Pradesh May 13, 2007

    Lucknow: Mayawati took oath on Sunday afternoon as the UP's new Chief Minister. And she's promised to turn Uttar Pradesh into Uttam Pradesh. The journey started by the likes of Bhimrao Ambedkar and Kanshi Ram reaching its pinnacle. Mayawati is now the first Dalit Chief Minister of the country with...
  • Moon sworn in as new UN chief December 15, 2006

    New York: Former South Korean foreign minister Ban KiMoon was sworn in as the 8th Secretary General of the UN General Assembly. He succeeds Kofi Annan and will assume office on first January 2007. On Thursday, Moon addressed his first press conference after being sworn in as Secretary General of...