Maharashtra cabinet led by Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan is scheduled to meet on Wednesday to decide on reducing the existing power tariffs for residential, commercial and industrial consumers across the state.
The Union Cabinet is meeting on Wednesday and may decide to withdraw the controversial ordinance on convicted lawmakers in the wake of its denunciation by Rahul Gandhi, who has dubbed it as "complete nonsense" and should be "torn up and thrown away".
With pressure mounting on Delhi
government following the reported irregularities pointed by
CAG in certain CWG projects, Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit
on Thursday held hectic parleys with her cabinet colleagues and
top officials and discussed the issue.
BJP on Friday said ICC chief and
Union Minister Sharad Pawar should not have participated in
the union cabinet meeting which approved income tax exemption
to the cricketing body for the World Cup matches.
After having protested the recent
hike in petrol prices, Trinamool Congress chief Mamata
Banerjee is understood to have raised the issue again at the
meeting of the Union Cabinet on Thursday and demanded a rollback.
After remaining busy for a month
with the West Bengal civic polls, Railway Minister Mamata
Banerjee on Thursday attended the meeting of the Union Cabinet,
which she had skipped several times in recent days.
Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday attended a cabinet meeting after a month`s gap as she had been away in Kolkata to campaign for her Trinamool Congress party for the civic polls in West Bengal.