Duterte instructed the army and police to shoot him if he became a dictator and stayed on beyond his term, amid moves by his loyalists to change the constitution.
SP president Akhilesh Yadav said he would like to contest next year's general elections from Kannauj constituency, presently held by his wife Dimple Yadav.
President Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Congress President Rahul Gandhi greeted the nation on the occasion of Basant Panchami and Saraswati Puja.
Chidambaram termed the Modi govt "anti-consumer" over record-high fuel prices and asked the govt to bring them under the ambit of GST.
"If decision would have come before Dec 22, then these 20 MLAs would have been disqualified.And thus they could not have voted in RS," Maken said.
The consular services of the US Embassy here will continue during the lapse in Congressional appropriations, the mission's spokesperson said.
The Gujarat poll outcome has instilled the belief in Congress workers that the BJP can be defeated, senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel said.
The Congress demanded PM Modi to break his "silence" on a series of rape incidents in Haryana, alleging that the state was turning into "rape capital".
It was a year the President kept opponents on edge, his administration on a steeper edge, the world in shock but not in awe, and his core supporters close by his side.
A Kentucky man accused of attacking Rand Paul outside his home has agreed to plead guilty, but has told investigators his action was not politically motivated.
Completes acquisition of 49% stake in the projects from MBL Group
Total consideration of Rs 2,300 Cr
Projects involve 4-laning of sections of NH-72A & NH-73
Sets Rights Ratio Of 4 Fully Paid Shares For 25 Held
To issue up to 15.5 cr fully paid-up shares for up to Rs 8,000 cr
Sets Rights Issue Price At Rs 510/Fully Paid Share
To issue up to 7.8 cr partly paid-up shares for up to Rs 4,800 cr
Sets Rights Issue Price At Rs 615/Partly Paid Share
Gets 2 new orders worth Rs 205 Cr from Public Utilities Corp, Seychelles
Projects in waste water sector
Projects funded by European Investment Bank
Cos order backlog increases to Rs 2,200 cr, which is an all-time high
J KUMAR INFRAPROJECTS
Gets LOA for 2 projects from Delhi Metro Rail Corp
Work includes finishing works of 8 stations of Mumbai Metro Rail Project
Cost of Contracts stands at nearly Rs 57 cr
To acquire entire equity share capital of arm Travel News Services
Deal amounts to Rs 85 cr, with additional consideration of Rs 15 cr
Post acquisition, TNSI Retail to become step-down arm of co
TNSI JV Welcome Retail Private Limited to become step-down arm
Deal likely to be completed in 12-16 weeks
Note: Travel News Services (TNSI)
Effect of acquisition
Consolidation of retail business of FRL
To help FRL expand its presence at Airports, Metro Stations, Universities
Will have access to retail brand WH Smith", license for which is held by co
Note: Future Retail (FRL)