CMs

Do away with job interview for junior posts: Centre to CMs

 Chief Ministers of all states have been asked to do away with the practice of interviews for identified junior-level posts to curb corruption and substantially ease the problems of the poor and resourceless aspirants.

CERN scientists make most precise measurement of Higgs boson mass
CERN scientists make most precise measurement of Higgs boson mass

Physicists at the world's largest particle collider have made the most accurate measurement of the Higgs boson yet.

Baring to buy Blackstone's stake in CMS for $250 mln - sources

Blackstone Group LP has agreed to sell its 57 percent stake in CMS Info Systems Ltd to Baring Private Equity (Asia) for USD 250 million, two sources with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters.

NITI Aayog replaces PlanComm; PM to head new body

NITI Aayog (National Institution for Transforming India), will have all Chief Ministers and Lt. Governors on its Governing Council in the spirit of cooperative federalism, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on the new body.

Cash-van driver flees with Rs.54 lakh in Delhi

A cash-van driver in the capital fled away with cash worth Rs.54 lakh Wednesday, police said.

CMS will put people`s privacy at stake: Mamata

Claiming that people` privacy will be at stake with the UPA government developing the CMS, West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday asked the Centre whether the move was to target the opposition.

Govt to tap your phone calls, e-mails

Such surveillance would not have any oversight by courts or Parliament.

Congress, opposition CMs differ on police reforms

Congress chief ministers Monday welcomed the recommendations of the Second Administrative Reforms Commission (ARC) for changes in police set-ups while those from the opposition disagreed with it.

Govt to set up centralised communication monitoring system

The govt said it will set up a centralised monitoring system for lawful interception of telephone and internet services.

FM to meet CMs of southern states, PSU bank chiefs tomorrow

Finance Minister P Chidambaram will meet chief ministers of Southern states and heads of public sector banks tomorrow in Bengaluru to review the credit needs of the region and the progress of central schemes.

Dubai to observe World Migratory Bird Day

The environment department of the Dubai Municipality in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) will mark World Migratory Bird Day May 12-13.

KNPP:3 women CMs urged to rescind all nuke deals

An anti-nuclear forum on Sunday
requested three women Chief Ministers to take steps to rescind all nuclear deals signed by the Centre.

Assam and Arunachal CMs to meet to discuss issues

Chief Ministers of Arunachal
Pradesh and Assam will meet soon to discuss various issues
confronting both the states, official sources said.

CMs of Cong-ruled states criticise Modi

Chief Ministers of Congress-ruled states on Saturday criticised Gujarat CM Narendra Modi for attacking the Centre and its policies at the NDC meet.

Centre to discuss Naxal issue with CMs

The Centre will soon hold a
meeting of Chief Ministers of facing Left Wing extremism to
discuss the Supreme Court judgement on disarming of "Salwa
Judum" groups and see what impact it will have on the
anti-Maoist operations.

11 CMs skipped discussions on 12th Plan

Several important CMs skipped the regional consultations organised by the
Planning Commission to prepare the `Approach` paper to the
12th Plan (2012-17) that seeks to raise India`s economic
growth to 9-9.5 per cent.

Lokpal Bill: Govt seeks consensus; consults CMs, pol parties

The government went into damage control mode by asserting that the panel is treading “the right path” and it will complete its work by June 30.

`Rs 470 crore as bribe for basic services`

Ranging from Rs 1 to Rs 950,
rural households have paid bribe to avail basic facilities.

Endosulfan: Achuthanandan writes to all CMs to press for ban

Kerala CM, in his letter, highlighted the ill-effects of the pesticide over the years in Kasargode.

Northeast borders need priority in security: CMs

Top priority must be given to tightening security and vigil at India`s northeastern borders, chief ministers of the states in the region told a conference on internal security.