The Telegraph
Monday , May 26 , 2014

Modi takes the oath as South Asian leaders look on…

Updated: 26 May 2014, Monday, 19:20 hrs (IST)
Narendra Modi's swearing-in as Prime Minister at the forecourt of Rashtrapati Bhawan on Monday was witnessed by South Asian leaders including Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai and Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa. ...   | Read..

…And Bollywood stars also shine

Updated: 26 May 2014, Monday, 19:20 hrs (IST)
Narendra Modi's swearing-in ceremony on Monday turned out to be quite a starry affair with a generous smattering of famous faces from Bollywood like Salman Khan ...   | Read..

• Modi likely to head a 45-member Cabinet

Updated: 26 May 2014, Monday, 14:55 hrs (IST)

20 killed in UP as Gorakdham Express rams goods train; Modi tweets condolences

Updated: 26 May 2014, Monday, 14:55 hrs (IST)
At least 20 passengers were feared killed on Monday as the Gorakhdham Express rammed into a stationary freight train in the district...   | Read..

NDA partner Vaiko held for protest against invite to Lankan president

Updated: 26 May 2014, Monday, 15:17 hrs (IST)
MDMK chief Vaiko was detained on Monday for defying prohibitory orders and holding a demonstration here against the visit of Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa for Narend...   | Read..

Ah! Master of all I survey

Narendra Modi tonight offered an uncommon sneak-preview of how his ministry might look and the thought process that went into what he....   | Read..

Irresistible Nehru factor

Narendra Modi personally chose May 26 as the date to be sworn into office because he hopes to recast himself as Prime Minister in elements of Jawaharlal Nehru’s persona...   | Read..

Jitan on way to Delhi

Chief minister Jitan Ram Manjhi finally decided this evening to attend Narendra Modi’s swearing-in ceremony as Prime Minister in New Delhi tomorrow....   | Read..

Bureaucrats find way out after CM change

The change in guard in Bihar has prompted some bureaucrats to find a way out of the state, while few politicians are busy lobbying for ministerial berths in the Jitan Ram Man...   | Read..

Challenges galore as CM begins new term

BJD president and chief minister Naveen Patnaik has secured a massive mandate on the plank of development raising the expectations of the electorate. The five challenges that...   | Read..

RIMS doc in double trouble

RIMS, in the news for its alumnus-turned-intern Dr Azaz Hashmi’s alleged friendship with Patna blast suspect Haider Ali, maintained its studied silence on the relat...   | Read..
AH! Master of all I survey
Quote of the day

Tomorrow, will begin the day by visiting Rajghat and paying my respects to Pujya Bapu
Narendra Modi
On Twitter on Sunday

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