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Najma Heptulla, Mukhi and two others appointed governors

Najma Heptulla, Mukhi and two others appointed governors

Former Union Minister Najma Heptulla, who resigned from the Union Ministry last month after crossing 75 years of age, has been appointed governor of Manipur.

Najma Heptulla appointed Governor of Manipur

Najma Heptulla appointed Governor of Manipur

Former Union minister Najma A Heptulla was on Wednesday appointed as the Governor of Manipur.

Centre, states must work together as 'Team India', says PM Modi

Centre, states must work together as 'Team India', says PM Modi

Emphasising on the importance of cooperative federalism in the country, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said it must be implemented in letter and spirit.

Governors can work as catalytic agents, says PM Modi

Governors can work as catalytic agents, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Wednesday, urging them to think about some form of legacy which they would leave behind as contribution to their respective states.

Governors cannot pre-empt CM's powers: Supreme Court

A Chief Minister's exclusive powers cannot be pre-empted by the Governor, whose powers are "limited" under the Constitution and should be exercised in a fair manner to ensure survival of democracy, the Supreme Court said on Tuesday.

Can't remain silent if democratic process is slaughtered: SC on Arunachal crisis

Can't remain silent if democratic process is slaughtered: SC on Arunachal crisis

The SC bench wanted to ascertain certain communications between the office of Assembly Speaker Nabam Rebia and Governor J P Rajkhowa on issues like convening or advancing assembly session and disqualification of rebel Congress MLAs.

Arunachal crisis: SC starts examining powers of Governors

It has been alleged that the Governor had advanced the assembly sitting from Jan 14 to Dec 16 without the aid and advice of the CM and his ministers.

President asks Governors to stick to Constitution

In his New Year message to the Governors through video conferencing from Rashtrapati Bhavan, the President also said they should respect the distinct authority and responsibility vested in each of the three organs of the State.