Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal Friday called the recent incidents of supporters of political parties booing at public figures "undemocratic and morally deplorable" and urged them to maintain decorum during public functions.
Assam government Wednesday proposed to hike the salaries and allowances of Chief Minister, Ministers, Speaker, Deputy Speaker, Leader of Opposition and all present and former MLAs by over 90 per cent with immediate effect.
The BJP ruled out the possibility of the Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar-led government banning the controversial Sri Ram Sene in the state, claiming that the Indian Constitution does not stop anyone from conducting lawful activities anywhere in the country.
Nagaland Chief Minister T R Zeliang has apprised the Union Minister of State for DoNER General (retd) V K Singh of the long delays in the sanction of retained schemes under Non Lapsable Central Pool of Resources (NLCPR).
Andhra Pradesh Governor ESL Narasimhan Thursday night appointed Telugu Desam Party president N Chandrababu Naidu as the first Chief Minister of the new state of Andhra Pradesh and invited him to form the government.
TR Zeliang, who was sworn in as chief minister of Nagaland today, has been involved in state politics for nearly four decades and served as a minister in various governments during the major part of the period.
Meghalaya Chief Minister Mukul Sangma today congratulated BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on the party`s sweeping success in the Lok Sabha elections saying the Congress suffered due to anti-incumbency and a bad economic phase leading to inflation in the country.