Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday urged people to imbibe the ideals laid down by Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore and "rise above the desert sands of dreary habits". On the poet-philosopher`s 150th birth anniversary, he also announced a Rs 95 crore grant to restore Visva-Bharati.
Amid apprehensions that BSP
supremo and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minster Mayawati might declare
early polls, the Samajwadi Party on Friday released a list of 162
candidates for the 2012 State Assembly elections.
Delhi Police announced a reward of Rs 50,000 for those who help investigators in arresting a 30-year-old man who allegedly murdered his woman companion and left her body in a bag near New Delhi railway station here last month.
The territorial government will
provide farmers a relief of Rs 4,000 per hectare for crops
lost or damaged in the torrential rains that hit the Union Territory some months ago, Puducherry CM V
Vaithilingam announced on Friday.
Declaring an all-out war against
Karnataka Governor H R Bhardwaj, ruling BJP on Tuesday announced a
series of public rallies to press for his recall, saying the
agitation would continue till he leaves the state.