backwardness

Gujarat not the most developed state, claims Raghuram Rajan panel report

The six-member Raghuram Rajan committee said in its report on Thursday that Odisha, Bihar and Madhya Pradesh are the least developed states in the country.

Sep 26, 2013, 13:08 PM IST

`Goa, Kerala, TN most developed; Odisha, Bihar, MP lag behind`

The six-member Raghuram Rajan Panel has said in its reports that Odisha, Bihar and Madhya Pradesh are the least developed states in the country.

Sep 26, 2013, 13:02 PM IST

Nitish welcomes Chidambaram setting panel for backwardness; BJP fumes

Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said he will wait for the Centre`s decision on granting special category to Bihar, despite BJP terming the government`s proposal of forming a panel for deciding backwardness of states as an "illusory".

May 13, 2013, 18:04 PM IST

Backwardness must not hinder in accessing justice: CJI

Social and economic backwardness must not be a hindrance for people in accessing justice, Chief Justice of India Altamas Kabir said on Friday.

Nov 09, 2012, 22:18 PM IST

JD(U), RJD in blame game over Bihar`s backwardness

Campaign for the bypoll to Daraunda
Assembly constituency in Bihar`s Siwan district reached a
crescendo.

Oct 08, 2011, 20:04 PM IST

Jaitley criticises Congress, RJD for Bihar`s backwardness

Slamming Congress and RJD for Bihar`s
backwardness, senior BJP leader Arun Jaitley on Friday accused
them of entering into a `secret pact` to fight the ongoing
assembly polls separately and join hands later.

Oct 22, 2010, 18:51 PM IST

Advani blames Cong-NCP rule for backwardness in Maharashtra

Senior BJP leader L K Advani on Wednesday
blamed the ten-year-long Congress-NCP rule in Maharashtra for "backwardness" of the state on industrial and power fronts.

Oct 07, 2009, 23:34 PM IST