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People violating legal age of marriage will not be eligible for govt jobs

People who violate the legal age of marriage will not be eligible for Assam government jobs, says the 'Population and Women Empowerment Policy of Assam' which was presented in the state Assembly on Friday.

 Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan writes to PM Narendra Modi to ban online Blue Whale game

Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan writes to PM Narendra Modi to ban online Blue Whale game

Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Sunday urged the Centre to take immediate steps to ban the online Blue Whale game in the country "to save precious lives".

Ahmed Patel files papers for Rajya Sabha poll, confident of victory

Ahmed Patel files papers for Rajya Sabha poll, confident of victory

The 67-year-old Congress leader, who hails from Bharuch in south Gujarat, first became a member of the Upper House in 1993. If he wins, this will be his fifth term.

Goa MLAs asked to avoid holding official meetings at home

The Goa government has issued a circular barring the MLAs from summoning government officials to their residences or personal offices for holding meetings.

AAP leaders outraged sanctity of Delhi Assembly: Congress

The Congress party on Thursday castigated the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leaders for roughly handling their ex-party inmate Kapil Mishra and asserted that the incident had damaged the sanctity of the state assembly.

Congress MLA, 14 councillors join BJP in Manipur

Congress MLA Ginsuahau Zou and 14 councillors from the party have joined the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Manipur.

Shiv Sena backs Ravindra Gaikwad, says blaming politicians is now a fashion

Shiv Sena backs Ravindra Gaikwad, says blaming politicians is now a fashion

Shiv Sena on Tuesday said the media's extensive coverage of the Gaikwad-Air India row made even infiltrations from Pakistan "look bleak" and noted that it has now become a fashion to hold politicians responsible for everything.

Uttarakhand BJP's executive meet to be held in Nainital

The state executive meeting of the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will be held on April 23-24 in Nainital, a party leader announced on Monday.

Former Congress MLA Vishwajeet Rane joins BJP

Former Congress MLA Vishwajeet Rane on Thursday joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the presence of Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar.The former Valpoi legislator had resigned from the Congress as well as an MLA on March 16, the day Parrikar won a crucial trust vote on the floor of state assembly.

Opposition not letting assembly function: Rajasthan minister Rajendra Rathore

Rajasthan Parliamentary Affairs Minister Rajendra Rathore and Leader of Opposition Rameshwar Dudi today traded barbs over the stalling of proceedings in the state Assembly.

Maharashtra to have panel on code of conduct for legislator

Maharashtra will soon have a panel to formulate a code of conduct for legislators, both within and outside the House.

Infighting in Goa Congress over pre-poll alliance

Goa Congress leaders are engaged in a war of words over the issue of pre-poll alliance with like-minded parties for the state Assembly elections due next year.

Diesel, petrol price expected to be slashed by Rs 2.50 before Jharkhand, J&K polls

If rates are slashed, it will be the sixth consecutive reduction in petrol prices since August and the first cut in diesel rates ever since government deregulated diesel prices this month.

Oil cos likely to rise petrol, diesel rates after state polls

Oil firms had last revised petrol prices on December 1 after which rates have not been changed because of Assembly Elections.