Uddhav Thackeray resigns after Supreme Court’s verdict

Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Wednesday resigned from his post immediately after the Supreme Court refused to stay the floor test scheduled for Thursday as directed by Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari. In an online address, Thackeray said that he respected the Supreme Court’s order and that ‘democracy must be followed.’ “I had come (to … Read more

Why did Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Deb resign? Trinamool Congress takes dig at BJP

Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Deb has resigned from his post one year ahead of the north-eastern state’s scheduled assembly polls. Deb made the announcement after meeting the Governor. The state unit of the BJP has long been grappling with severe infighting triggering speculations that Deb may be forced to quit his post. Speaking to reports, … Read more

“Humiliated” Captain Amarinder Singh resigns as Punjab Chief Minister

Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Saturday resigned from his post saying he could not face any more humiliation within his own party. Singh, who has been facing rebellion from his own MLAs, submitted his resignation to Punjab Governor Banwarilal Purohit. “Submitted my resignation to Honble Governor,” Singh tweeted. Submitted my resignation to Honble … Read more

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Tirath Singh Rawat submits his resignation to Governor Baby Rani Maurya

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Tirath Singh Rawat has resigned from his post after he submitted his resignation to Governor Baby Rani Maurya. This is the second time the BJP has been forced to change a chief minister in the last six months. The hilly state goes to polls in February next year. Uttarakhand Chief Minister Tirath … Read more

Supreme Court Bar Association President Dushyant Dave, who questioned top court’s integrity for preferential treatment to Arnab Goswami, resigns

Supreme Court Bar Association President Dushyant Dave, who raised questions on the top court’s integrity for extending preferential treatment to Arnab Goswami, on Thursday announced his resignation from the post saying that he had ‘forfeited’ his right to continue as their leader. Dave said in his short letter that the term of the Executive Committee … Read more

Former cabinet colleague of PM Modi resigns from BJP, Gujarat MP Mansukh Vasava says he will resign from Lok Sabha too

In a huge setback for the BJP in Gujarat, one of its Lok Sabha MPs and a former cabinet colleague of Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday quit the party. Six-term MP Mansukh Vasava said that he will resign from the Lok Sabha in the budget session of the parliament. Addressing his letter in Gujarati … Read more

Harsimrat Kaur Badal resigns from Modi government to protest against anti-farmer ordinances and legislation

Akali Dal MP and Union Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal has resigned from the Centre’s Narendra Modi government in protest against what she said were anti-farmer ordinances and legislation. Badal said that she was ‘proud to stand with farmers’ in their protest against the government. Her tweet read, “I have resigned from Union Cabinet in protest … Read more

Devendra Fadnavis resigns as Maharashtra chief minister after Supreme Court’s verdict leaves BJP in spot of bother

Devendra Fadnavis on Tuesday resigned as the Maharashtra chief minister hours after the Supreme Court’s verdict left the BJP in a spot of bother. In a blow to the saffron party, the Supreme Court had ordered a floor-test by 5 PM on Wednesday. This, according to ground reality, was going to be an impossible task … Read more

Unable to convince partner Shiv Sena, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis resigns

Unable to convince partner Shiv Sena, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis resigned from his post on Friday. He met the Governor to submit his resignation. The incumbent chief minister drove to Raj Bhavan in south Mumbai and submitted his resignation to Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari. Moments later, a visibly exasperated chief minister addressed the media expressing … Read more

Indian soldier Chandu Chavan, who was captured by Pakistani forces after surgical strikes, resigns complaining harassment, Indian army denies allegations of torture

Chandu Chavan, who was captured by Pakistani Rangers in 2016 after he inadvertently crossed over to the neighbouring country, has resigned from the Indian army complaining harassment and torture. The Indian army has, however, denied his allegations. Chavan, who sent his resignation to his unit commander in Ahmednagar, alleged that ever since he was released by … Read more

Urmila Matondkar resigns from Congress 168 days after joining party and 110 days after losing Lok Sabha polls

Bollywood actress-turned-politician Urmila Matondkar on Tuesday announced her resignation from the Congress 168 days of association and 110 days after losing Lok Sabha polls. Urmila blamed the internal fighting in the Mumbai unit of the Congress for her decision to quit. “My political and social sensibilities refuse to allow vested interests in the party to … Read more

Tearful British PM Theresa May resigns, says ‘It is in the best interests of the country for a new prime minister to lead’

British Prime Minister Theresa May has announces her resignation amidst raging row over her failure to secure an acceptable Brexit deal. She said, “It is in the best interests of the country for a new prime minister to lead.” May said that she will will leave office on Friday 7 June. A tearful May said … Read more

सीबीआई निदेशक पद से हटाए गए आलोक वर्मा ने नौकरी से दिया इस्तीफा, फायर डिपार्टमेंट के डीजी पद संभालने से किया इनकार

केंद्रीय जांच ब्यूरो (सीबीआई) प्रमुख आलोक वर्मा को उनके पद हटाए जाने के बाद से ही सियासी बयानबाजी शुरू हो गई है। आलोक वर्मा को हटाए जाने पर सत्तारूढ़ बीजेपी सरकार पर कांग्रेस हमलावर है। इस बीच एक बड़ी खबर आ रही है। सीबीआई के पूर्व निदेशक आलोक वर्मा ने डीजी फायर सर्विसेज का पद … Read more

Fake degree holder DU Student Union President Ankiv Baisoya resigns, ABVP finally admits fake degree row has tarnished its image

Weeks after ABVP’s DU Student Union President Ankiv Baisoya was first caught faking his educational qualification, he was forced to resign from his post. The ABVP, which is the student wing of the RSS, also relieved Baisoya of all organisational responsibilities. Baisoya had submitted fake marksheet and certificate for admission in the DU from Thiruvalluvar University in … Read more

राजस्थान: विधानसभा चुनाव से ठीक पहले BJP को बड़ा झटका, मंत्री सुरेंद्र गोयल के बाद एक और विधायक ने दिया इस्तीफा

अगले महीने दिसंबर में होने वाले राजस्थान विधानसभा चुनाव से ठीक पहले राज्य में सत्ताधारी भारतीय जनता पार्टी (बीजेपी) और मुख्यमंत्री वसुंधरा राजे को बड़ा झटका लगा है। राजस्थान सरकार में मंत्री और कद्दावर नेता सुरेंद्र गोयल द्वारा अपने पद और पार्टी दोनों से इस्तीफा देने के बाद बीजेपी के एक और विधायक ने टिकट … Read more

चुनाव से ठीक पहले मिजोरम विधानसभा अध्यक्ष हिफेई ने कांग्रेस और अपने पद से दिया इस्तीफा, BJP का थामा दामन

मिजोरम विधानसभा अध्यक्ष और बुजुर्ग कांग्रेसी नेता हिफेई ने सोमवार (5 नवंबर) को चुनाव से ठीक पहले कांग्रेस को बड़ा झटका देते हुए पार्टी और अपने पद से इस्तीफा दे दिया। कांग्रेस से इस्तीफा देने के कुछ देर बाद ही उन्होंने भारतीय जनता पार्टी (बीजेपी) का दामन थाम लिया। उन्होंने अपना इस्तीफा विधानसभा उपाध्यक्ष आर … Read more

I&B Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore has accepted Anupam Kher’s resignation from FTII chairman

In a surprising development, veteran actor Anupam Kher has resigned from the post of the Film and Television Institute of India chairman. In his resignation letter dispatched to Information and Broadcasting Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore, Kher said that he was resigning because of his new commitment for a TV show, for which he will have … Read more

सोशल मीडिया: 'इलाहाबाद का नाम बदलने से अकबर साहब गुस्सा हो गये और उन्होंने इस्तीफ़ा दे दिया'

देश भर में चल रहे ‘मी टू’ अभियान (यौन उत्पीड़न के खिलाफ अभियान) के लपेटे में आए विदेश राज्यमंत्री एमजे अकबर ने आखिरकार अपने पद से इस्तीफा दे दिया है। यौन शोषण के आरोपों में घिरे अकबर ने बुधवार (17 अक्टूबर) को अपने पद से इस्तीफा दे दिया। आपको बता दें कि अकबर पर ‘मीटू मूवमेंट’ के … Read more

सोशल मीडिया: ‘इलाहाबाद का नाम बदलने से अकबर साहब गुस्सा हो गये और उन्होंने इस्तीफ़ा दे दिया’

देश भर में चल रहे ‘मी टू’ अभियान (यौन उत्पीड़न के खिलाफ अभियान) के लपेटे में आए विदेश राज्यमंत्री एमजे अकबर ने आखिरकार अपने पद से इस्तीफा दे दिया है। यौन शोषण के आरोपों में घिरे अकबर ने बुधवार (17 अक्टूबर) को अपने पद से इस्तीफा दे दिया। आपको बता दें कि अकबर पर ‘मीटू मूवमेंट’ के … Read more