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Yogi Adityanath given Dalit Mitra award by Ambedkar Mahasabha, members fume

Yogi Adityanath given Dalit Mitra award by Ambedkar Mahasabha, members fume

A massive row sparked within Ambedkar Mahasabha, two days after the organisation's chief announced the ‘Dalit Mitra’ award for Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath.  

Apr 06, 2018, 18:22 PM IST
Policeman on duty at Jayalalithaa 's memorial commits suicide

Policeman on duty at Jayalalithaa 's memorial commits suicide

A 28-year old policeman posted on duty at the memorial of late Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa here allegedly committed suicide by shooting himself today, police said.

Mar 04, 2018, 16:48 PM IST
Hajj airfare reduction: J&K CM Mehbooba Mufti welcomes Centre's decision

Hajj airfare reduction: J&K CM Mehbooba Mufti welcomes Centre's decision

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti today welcomed the Centre's decision to slash airfare for Hajj pilgrimage this year.

Feb 28, 2018, 16:54 PM IST
Here is how much each Indian Chief Minister is worth

Here is how much each Indian Chief Minister is worth

The average assets of Chief Ministers in India are worth Rs 16.18 crore while there are two CMs who are in the 100-crore club, revealed a report released by Association for Democratic Reforms (ADR) on Monday. Out of 31 Chief Ministers in India, as many as 25 are crorepatis.

Feb 13, 2018, 12:52 PM IST
BJP workers vandalise residence of CM Naveen Patnaik's secretary in Odisha

BJP workers vandalise residence of CM Naveen Patnaik's secretary in Odisha

Some Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) workers on Saturday barged into Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik`s private secretary, V.K. Pandian`s, residence and vandalised it.

Feb 10, 2018, 16:45 PM IST
NPF charges Rio with obstructing rival candidates to file paper

NPF charges Rio with obstructing rival candidates to file paper

The ruling Naga People's Front (NPF) accused Neiphiu Rio, chief ministerial candidate of newly-floated NDPP, of trying to restrain its candidate from filing nomination papers today, the last day to do so.

Feb 08, 2018, 11:25 AM IST
Meghalaya CM files nomination from second seat of Songsak

Meghalaya CM files nomination from second seat of Songsak

Chief Minister Mukul Sangma on Wednesday filed his nomination papers for the February 27 assembly elections from Songsak assembly constituency in Meghalaya, his second constituency after Ampati seat.

Feb 08, 2018, 11:19 AM IST
Rajasthan unhappy with Raje, look for replacement: BJP wing writes to Amit Shah

Rajasthan unhappy with Raje, look for replacement: BJP wing writes to Amit Shah

Rajasthan is heading for state Assembly polls later this year.

Feb 07, 2018, 07:43 AM IST
Madarsas should install portrait of PM: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat

Madarsas should install portrait of PM: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat today criticised the madarsas in the state for their refusal to put up a portrait of Prime Minister Narendra Modi inside their premises, asking them to give up their "conservatism" on the issue.

Jan 06, 2018, 23:07 PM IST
New Himachal Pradesh CM Jai Ram Thakur turns 53

New Himachal Pradesh CM Jai Ram Thakur turns 53

Newly-elected Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur celebrated his 53th birthday at his official residence 'Oakover' here today.

Jan 06, 2018, 19:29 PM IST
First meeting of new Gujarat cabinet led by Vijay Rupani on Wednesday

First meeting of new Gujarat cabinet led by Vijay Rupani on Wednesday

The first meeting of the newly-elected Gujarat cabinet led by Chief Minister Vijay Rupani will be held in Gandhinagar on Wednesday.

Dec 26, 2017, 14:47 PM IST
Jai Ram Thakur: 5 lesser known things about the new Himachal Pradesh CM

Jai Ram Thakur: 5 lesser known things about the new Himachal Pradesh CM

He held the post of Himachal Pradesh BJP president between 2007 and 2009.  

Dec 24, 2017, 14:20 PM IST
No rescue operations by Japanese ship: Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan

No rescue operations by Japanese ship: Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan

Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan slammed rumour mongers on Saturday after it came to light that Friday`s reports of a Japanese merchant ship rescuing 60 Kerala fishermen caught in the deep seas, was "fake".

Dec 02, 2017, 14:10 PM IST

Jharkhand govt gears up to fight malnutrition

Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das has vowed to intensify fight against malnourishment and declared 2018 as "Nirog Bal Varsh".

Nov 22, 2017, 12:24 PM IST
Car once used by Kejriwal stolen; AAP slams LG

Car once used by Kejriwal stolen; AAP slams LG

A car used by Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal earlier was stolen here on Thursday and the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) later slammed the Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal for the "poor" law and order situation in the city.

Oct 12, 2017, 21:20 PM IST
Madhya Pradesh: Rs 2 lakhs for every widow's remarriage

Madhya Pradesh: Rs 2 lakhs for every widow's remarriage

State chief minister announced that October 12 will be celebrated as `Ladli Siksha Parv`

Oct 09, 2017, 06:47 AM IST
Gujarat temples donated funds for Sardar Sarovar Dam when World Bank refused: PM Modi

Gujarat temples donated funds for Sardar Sarovar Dam when World Bank refused: PM Modi

After inaugurating the inter-state Sardar Sarovar Dam in Gujarat's Narmada district on his 67th birthday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed a public meeting in Dabhoi.

Sep 17, 2017, 15:16 PM IST
Aamir Khan donates Rs. 25 lakh to Bihar Flood victims

Aamir Khan donates Rs. 25 lakh to Bihar Flood victims

In a noble cause, Aamir Khan has donated Rs 25 lakh to the Chief Minister's Relief Fund for a smoother relief operation for Bihar floods victims.

Aug 31, 2017, 10:40 AM IST

Former Manipur CM R Keishing given state funeral

On behalf of the state government and people of Manipur, the chief minister also shared his grief with the bereaved family. 

Aug 25, 2017, 15:45 PM IST
TTV Dhinakaran has no intention of becoming chief minister, says loyalist

TTV Dhinakaran has no intention of becoming chief minister, says loyalist

P Vetrivel, loyalist of jailed AIADMK chief VK Sasikala and her nephew Dhinakaran, told reporters in Chennai that candidature of any other person, including Speaker P Dhanapal, for the CM's post was agreeable to them.

Aug 24, 2017, 18:03 PM IST