• motor vehicle bill to be re drafted in a month gadkari

    Motor Vehicle Bill to be re-drafted in a month: Gadkari

    India | June 05, 2014 19:02 IST

    New Delhi: India's Motor Vehicle Bill will be re-drafted within a month in line with advanced international practices to enhance road safety, Road Transport, Highways and Shipping Minister Nitin Gadkari said today.  His comments come

  • gadkari given additional charge of portfolios held by munde

    Gadkari given additional charge of portfolios held by Munde

    Politics | June 04, 2014 21:06 IST

    New Delhi: Union Minister Nitin Gadkari was today given the additional charge of portfolios held by Gopinath Munde who died in a road accident here.A Rashtrapati Bhavan communique said President Pranab Mukherjee, as advised by

  • in pics final journey of gopinath munde

    In pics: Final journey of Gopinath Munde

    Politics | June 05, 2014 9:10 IST

    New Delhi: The mortal remains of senior BJP leader and union minister Gopinath Munde, who was killed in a road accident in New Delhi Tuesday, were consigned to the flames in Parali-Vaijnath, his birthplace in

  • gopinath munde bid farewell by thousands of mourners

    Gopinath Munde bid farewell by thousands of mourners

    Politics | June 04, 2014 16:42 IST

    Parli: Tens of thousands of mourning supporters and distraught family members today bid a tearful farewell to Gopinath Munde, Maharashtra BJP's tallest mass leader and architect of its impressive victory in the Lok Sabha elections,

  • gopinath munde should have worn seat belt harsh vardhan

    Gopinath Munde should have worn seat belt: Harsh Vardhan

    Politics | June 04, 2014 16:13 IST

    New Delhi: Wearing seat belt could have saved Rural Development Minister Gopinath Munde who died in a road accident, Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan today said and announced a major campaign to spread awareness on

  • car in bhagwat s convoy hit

    Car in Bhagwat's convoy hit

    Politics | June 04, 2014 15:22 IST

    New Delhi: A car in the convoy of RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat was hit by another car here Wednesday, police said, adding that Bhagwat is safe.The incident happened around noon at Parade Road in Delhi

  • gopinath munde s daughter pankaja to perform last rites

    Gopinath Munde's daughter Pankaja to perform last rites

    Politics | June 04, 2014 14:16 IST

    Beed (Maharashtra): The village of Parali in Maharashtra's Beed district was transformed into a sea of grieving humanity as union minister Gopinath Munde's body reached here by a helicopter from Latur Wednesday morning.Hundreds of youth

  • gopinath munde s death casts shadow over first day s

    Gopinath Munde's death casts shadow over first day's sitting of LS

    Politics | June 04, 2014 12:11 IST

    New Delhi: Union Minister Gopinath Munde's death cast a shadow over the first day's sitting of the Lok Sabha which adjourned for the day after paying homage to the departed leader.Proceedings of the House began

  • gopinath munde s body arrives in latur for funeral at his

    Gopinath Munde's body arrives in Latur for funeral at his native place

    Politics | June 04, 2014 12:11 IST

    Latur (Mah): The body of Union Minister Gopinath Munde was flown here from Mumbai enroute to his native place in Beed district of Marathwada for cremation later today.The body was kept at the BJP office

  • gopinath munde s body being flown to his native place for

    Gopinath Munde's body being flown to his native place for funeral

    Politics | June 04, 2014 11:29 IST

    Mumbai: Gopinath Munde's body is being flown to his native place in Beed district of Marathwada for cremation later today after being kept at the BJP office here overnight.Munde's body which was flown from Delhi

  • gopinath munde had wanted to be late for oath taking in lok

    Gopinath Munde had wanted to be late for oath taking in Lok Sabha

    Politics | June 03, 2014 21:44 IST

    New Delhi: Gopinath Munde had sought permission to allow him to be late in Parliament tomorrow, but fate had something else in store for him.Parliamentary Affairs Minister M Venkaiah Naidu said Munde had told him

  • doughty fighter munde had cm ambitions

    Doughty fighter, Munde had CM ambitions

    Politics | June 03, 2014 20:05 IST

    New Delhi: A doughty fighter, Union Minister Gopinath Munde's heart was always in Maharashtra and was seeing himself as the next Chief Minister after the Assembly polls due later this year.While 64-year-old Munde himself did

  • gopinath munde and his family s rare pictures

    Gopinath Munde and his family's rare pictures

    Politics | June 04, 2014 17:10 IST

    New Delhi: The week-old government of Prime Minister Narendra Modi was dealt a blow Tuesday when Gopinath Munde, a senior cabinet minister who looked after three portfolios, including rural development, died after an early morning

  • sonia writes to munde s wife rahul visits bjp headquarters

    Sonia writes to Munde's wife, Rahul visits BJP headquarters

    Politics | June 03, 2014 21:50 IST

    New Delhi: Political differences blurred as Congress President Sonia Gandhi wrote a personal letter to Union Minister Gopinath Munde's family condoling his death and Rahul Gandhi visited the BJP office to pay respects to the

  • prominent politicians who died in tragic accidents

    Prominent politicians who died in tragic accidents

    Politics | June 04, 2014 11:31 IST

    New Delhi: Here is a list of some eminent Indian politicians who met with an untimely and unfortunate end. 3rd June 2014: Union Minister of NDA government and veteran leader of Maharashtra, Gopinath Munde died

  • number 3 proves inauspicious again for mahajan and munde

    Number 3 proves inauspicious again for Mahajan and Munde family

    Politics | June 04, 2014 10:33 IST

    New Delhi: 3rd day of a month yet again proved inauspicious  for the Munde – Mahajan family. Gopinath Munde, Union Minister for Rural Development, Panchayat Raj, Drinking Water and Sanitation, met with an ill –

  • munde asked for water before falling unconsciousness

    Munde asked for water before falling unconsciousness

    Politics | June 04, 2014 10:34 IST

    New Delhi: Union Minister and senior BJP leader Gopinath Munde asked for water and to be rushed to the hospital before he fell unconscious and passed away early Tuesday morning here, sources said."Munde was going

  • a leader has passed away b town on munde s demise

    A leader has passed away: B-Town on Munde's demise

    Politics | June 04, 2014 11:32 IST

    Mumbai: Bollywood celebrities like Mahesh Bhatt and Javed Akhtar have expressed shock and grief at the sudden demise of union Minister for Rural Development and senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader Gopinath Munde in Delhi Tuesday.Munde,

  • munde s death second mid summer tragedy for bjp

    Munde's death: Second mid-summer tragedy for BJP

    Politics | June 04, 2014 11:32 IST

    Mumbai/New Delhi: Union Minister for Rural Development Gopinath Munde was killed early Tuesday in a road accident in the national capital when he was on way to the airport to catch a flight to Mumbai.He

  • national flag to fly at half mast for munde

    National flag to fly at half-mast for Munde

    Politics | June 04, 2014 10:36 IST

    New Delhi: As a mark of respect to Union Minister Gopinath Munde who was killed in a car accident here Tuesday, the national flag will be flown at half-mast in the national capital, capitals of