Tag: Resignation

UK PM Liz Truss
Truss resigns; MP Baker says Sunak would make a good PM

UK's beleaguered Prime Minister Liz Truss, facing opposition from within the party over her handling of the economy and exit of key ministers, resigned on Thursday.

  • Thursday, 20 October 2022
Lady professor slut-shamed, forced to resign for posting ‘bikini pictures’ on Instagram

According to sources, the lady professor is the former student of the same institute. She did her BA in English from there and went to do her MA from Jadavpur University. Later, she attended a European University for her doctorate.

  • Friday, 19 August 2022
Woman quits job after colleagues fail to attend her marriage
Woman resigns from job after only 1 out of 70 colleagues attends her marriage

She was more angry as she had to throw away enough food to feed six tables. She felt humiliated in front of her family and decided to quit her job the next day.

  • Thursday, 18 August 2022
Sri Lankan Prez Gotabaya Rajapaksa
Sri Lankan Prez Gotabaya Rajapaksa signs resignation letter

The resignation letter of the President was signed and handed over to a senior government official who will hand it over to the Parliament Speaker.

  • Tuesday, 12 July 2022
Boris Johnson
British PM Johnson announces resignation; says he's sad to give up best job in the world

Johnson, 58, will remain in charge at 10 Downing Street until the process of electing a new leader is completed by the time of the Conservative Party conference, scheduled for October.

  • Thursday, 07 July 2022
Congress MLA Krushna Chandra Sagaria quits from his post

Bhubaneswar: Days after announcing his decision to quit from his post, Koraput Congress MLA Krushna Chandra Sagaria today submitted his resignation to Odisha Assembly Speaker Pradip Kumar Amat. He had announced his decision to quit from the membership of Odisha Legislative Assembly last month citing failure to provide justice to Kunduli gang rape victim. “I have submitted […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021
#MeToo movement: Union Minister MJ Akbar resigns

New Delhi: Following a spate of sexual harassment allegations, Union Minister of State for External Affairs (MEA) MJ Akbar resigned from his post today. The resignation came a day before a Delhi court is to take up the defamation case filed by Akbar against one of the journalists. Earlier on Monday, Akbar had filed a […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021
Firm on decision, Baijayant ‘Jay’ Panda requests Speaker to accept resignation

Bhubaneswar: Former Kendrapara MP Baijayant ‘Jay’ Panda on Tuesday met Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan and urged her to accept his resignation. Panda bid adieu to 18 years of his association with the House and expressed his inability to represent the BJD anymore since the party had strayed away from its original principles. Sharing this […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
MP Jay Panda resigns from Lok Sabha

Bhubaneswar: Kendrapara MP Baijayant Jay Panda resigned from his Lok Sabha membership today. Panda, who took to Twitter to announce his decision, had quit BJD on May 28. “In letter to NaveenP on my intent to dissociate from BJD, I’d said on completion of my father’s kriyas I’d resign from LS. The day after they […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Prasad Harichandan takes onus of Bijepur debacle, steps down as OPCC chief

Bhubaneswar: Owing moral responsibility for the defeat of party candidate in Bijepur bypoll, Odisha Pradesh Congress Committee (PCC) president Prasad Harichandan today stepped down from his position. Party sources said Harichandan sent his resignation letter to Congress president Rahul Gandhi. However, he could not be contacted for immediate comment. The party high command is yet […]

  • Saturday, 24 July 2021
Will not quit politics: Congress leader Narasingha Mishra

Bhubaneswar: Putting all speculations over his resignation to rest, leader of opposition (LoP) Narasingha Mishra on Thursday ruled out reports of quitting politics. The seasoned politician, however, made it clear that he will not contest in the 2019 elections. Mishra, who will be 79 years old by 2019, today said that he will stay in […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Sam Pitroda resigns as tech advisor to Odisha govt

Bhubaneswar: Days after the State BJP’s demand for removal of Sam Pitroda as Odisha government’s technical advisor, the leading technocrat today resigned from his post. Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik accepted the resignation and expressed deep gratitude for his cooperation. The well-known telecom engineer and inventor enjoyed the status of a cabinet rank minister as technical […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
Congres BK Hariprasad
Rebel leaders happy over Hariprasad’s resignation, but firm on Prasad’s ouster

Bhubaneswar: A day after the resignation of BK Hariprasad as AICC general secretary, a group of State party leaders, who used to question his capabilities in handling the party affairs, now became vocal taking the intraparty squabble a step forward. Even as Hariprasad owned up moral responsibility for the dismal performance of the party in […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
Row over political interference in Ravenshaw varsity continues

Cuttack:  Politics over resignation of Ravenshaw University vice-chancellor Prakash Sarangi over alleged undue ‘political interference’ has failed to die down with BJP challenging the vice-chancellor to openly name the political party and leaders interfering in the affairs of the varsity. “The vice-chancellor is doing a drama. He (Sarangi) should openly tell the names of political […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
Trouble mounts for Mayor as Cong, BJP hit streets demanding high level probe in to sex scandal

Bhubaneswar: Trouble mounted for the city Mayor Anant Narayan Jena over his alleged involvement in the content of controversial video clips, as both BJP and Congress took to the street today demanding his immediate resignation and CBI probe into the entire episode. The BJP activists today took out rallies at various places in the city […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021