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Goa CM Regrets Not Acting Tough Against Corrupt, Criminals
In a first admission about the BJP-led coalition government's inability to crack down on corruption, Goa Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar admitted that he did not take "personal interest" in acting against corruption and criminals in the state. "Over the last two years, when I be..
Shivpal, Azam Khan In Samajwadi Party’s First List Of 191 Candidates
The ruling Samajwadi Party (SP) on Friday released a list of 191 candidates for the Uttar Pradesh assembly polls, including Shivpal Singh Yadav from his traditional seat Jaswantnagar in Etawah and Mohammad Azam Khan from Rampur. The list is the first one issued by the Samajwadi Party after the El..
TN To Promulgate Ordinance To Hold Jallikattu: Panneerselvam
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O. Panneerselvam on Friday said the state government would promulgate an ordinance to conduct Jallikattu, the ancient bull taming sport. Speaking to reporters here, Panneerselvam said he had detailed discussions with constitutional experts on the matter. The Chief Min..
Convince UNC Leaders To Withdraw Economic Blockade: Rajnath
New Delhi: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh has asked the Nagaland Chief Minister T.R. Zeliang to convince the United Naga Council (UNC) leaders to withdraw the economic blockade in Manipur. "In an effort to ease up the ongoing imbroglio in Manipur between the people of the Hill districts headed..
Modi Out To Divide India Through Demonetisation: Meghalaya CM
Shillong: Meghalaya Chief Minister Mukul Sangma on Tuesday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of trying to divide the 'haves' and the 'have-nots' of India through demonetization. "We condemn the Prime Minister's statement, wherein he had said that post-demonetization, the poor are enjoying a so..
JMM MLA Anil Murmu Dies Of Heart Attack
Ranchi: Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) MLA Anil Murmu died on Tuesday in Dumka following a heart attack, party sources said. Murmu, 45, complained of chest pain in the afternoon at his home in Karhardil village of Dumka, said party sources. He was first treated by a local doctor and then shifted..
Gujarat Chief Minister Inaugurates ‘Gunotsav’
Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani announced the 7th edition of 'Gunotsav', an exercise of assessing over 34,000 government-run primary schools, will be held between January 16 and 18. Gujarat Education Minister Bhupendrasinh Chudasama said in a press conference that this drive is aimed at asses..
Breaking: Shoe Thrown At Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal In Bathinda
Shoe hurled at Punjab’s Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal during Janta Drabar in Bathinda. Police has arrested the man who thrown shoe at Parkash Singh Badal. The man is identified as Gurbachan Singh and police is interrogating him. Fortunately the shoe hurled at Prakash Singh Badal didn’..
Mumbai Launches India’s Biggest Public Wi-Fi Network
Mumbai: India's biggest public Wi-Fi network, and among the world's largest, went live at 500 dedicated hotspots across the city here on Monday, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said. "Happy to dedicate Phase 1 of MumbaiWiFia For this instance, 500 Hotspots go live across various locations in Mum..
2016 Kashmir Violence Was Well Planned Conspiracy: Kashmir CM Mehbooba Mufti
Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Monday blamed Pakistan and the separatists leaders for inciting violence and planning conspiracies in the Kashmir Valley. While replying to a debate in the state assembly on last year's unrest in the Valley, Mehbooba said: "When issues like Kashm..