Gujarat not the most developed state, claims Raghuram Rajan panel report

The six-member Raghuram Rajan committee said in its report on Thursday that Odisha, Bihar and Madhya Pradesh are the least developed states in the country.

`Goa, Kerala, TN most developed; Odisha, Bihar, MP lag behind`

The six-member Raghuram Rajan Panel has said in its reports that Odisha, Bihar and Madhya Pradesh are the least developed states in the country.

Nitish welcomes Chidambaram setting panel for backwardness; BJP fumes

Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said he will wait for the Centre`s decision on granting special category to Bihar, despite BJP terming the government`s proposal of forming a panel for deciding backwardness of states as an "illusory".

Backwardness must not hinder in accessing justice: CJI

Social and economic backwardness must not be a hindrance for people in accessing justice, Chief Justice of India Altamas Kabir said on Friday.

JD(U), RJD in blame game over Bihar`s backwardness

Campaign for the bypoll to Daraunda
Assembly constituency in Bihar`s Siwan district reached a
crescendo.

Jaitley criticises Congress, RJD for Bihar`s backwardness

Slamming Congress and RJD for Bihar`s
backwardness, senior BJP leader Arun Jaitley on Friday accused
them of entering into a `secret pact` to fight the ongoing
assembly polls separately and join hands later.

Advani blames Cong-NCP rule for backwardness in Maharashtra

Senior BJP leader L K Advani on Wednesday
blamed the ten-year-long Congress-NCP rule in Maharashtra for "backwardness" of the state on industrial and power fronts.