Apang, who was chief minister of the Northeastern state for over 22 years, sent a two-page resignation letter to BJP president Amit Shah on Tuesday.
Ashok Chawla, one of the five bureaucrats named by the CBI in Aircel-Maxis case, today resigned as the chairman of National Stock Exchange (NSE).
Saad al-Hariri rescinded his resignation, drawing a line under a month-long crisis triggered when he announced that he was stepping down and remained outside Lebanon.
Zimbabwe's ruling party Zanu-PF would seek to decentralise power following the resignation of embattled President Robert Mugabe.
Kuwait’s ruling emir accepted the resignation of the prime minister and his cabinet, asking them to continue important duties until a new cabinet is sworn in.
Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said its CEO and Vice Chairman Kwon Oh-hyun plans to step down from management, deepening concerns over a leadership vacuum.
The Congress attacked the BJP over the controversy surrounding its party chief Amit Shah's son Jay Shah, and demanded that Modi seek Amit Shah's resignation.
Vishal Sikka said he took the decision to quit as the CEO of Infosys as it was difficult to carry out his job while constantly defending against personal attacks.
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said he had quit in the interest of the state after failing to resolve a crisis plaguing the ruling Grand Alliance.
The month-old BJP-led coalition government in Manipur tendering his resignation in protest against "uncalled for interference" by Chief Minister N. Biren Singh.