Telangana cabinet meet to be held on Oct 24

A meeting of the Telangana state cabinet would be held on October 24, an official release said here today.

Vasundhara Raje denies role in Lalit Modi ouster
Vasundhara Raje denies role in Lalit Modi ouster

Rajasthan Chief Minister, Vasundhara Raje says that she has no role in the ouster of Lalit Modi as the president of Rajasthan Cricket Association (RCA). Raje claimed that she is staying away from such controversies.

ISL will strengthen football at grassroot level: Mamata  Banerjee
ISL will strengthen football at grassroot level: Mamata Banerjee

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Sunday said the Indian Super League will strengthen football at the grass-root level and give Indian players international exposure.

BJP sees chance to expand in Tamil Nadu post Jaya arrest

BJP Wednesday asked the Tamil Nadu Chief Minister not to allow any violence in the wake of AIADMK chief Jayalalithaa's arrest and saw an opportunity to expand its base in the state to fill possible political vacuum.

Assam CM Gogoi undergoes medical tests

Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi Wednesday underwent medical tests including echocardiography and chest X-ray at the Gauhati Medical College Hospital.

Himachal government to give 20 lakh each to gold-winning kabaddi players
Himachal government to give 20 lakh each to gold-winning kabaddi players

Himachal government on Saturday announced cash prizes of Rs 20 lakh each to three kabaddi players from the state who were members of the gold medal-winning Indian men and women's teams at the 17th Asian Games in South Korea.

Bapu's ideology in capitalist era a challenge but necessity: Akhilesh

Remembering Mahatma Gandhi on his 145th birth anniversary, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Thursday said carrying forward Bapu's ideology in this capitalist era is a challenge but it needs to be overcome to strengthen the country.

Panneerselvam: The symbol of hardcore loyalty

Forced by circumstances to fill her shoes for a second time, O Panneerselvam has an unenviable task of heading the Tamil Nadu cabinet in the wake of conviction and jailing of AIADMK supremo J Jayalalithaa.

"Mr Faithful" O Panneerselvam chosen as new Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu
"Mr Faithful" O Panneerselvam chosen as new Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu

Jayalalithaa loyalist and Tamil Nadu Finance Minister O Panneerselvam was on Sunday chosen to be the next chief minister after the AIADMK supremo was convicted and sent to jail for four years in a corruption case.

MP govt announces Rs 50 lakh reward to medallist Varsha Varman
MP govt announces Rs 50 lakh reward to medallist Varsha Varman

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan announced a reward of Rs 50 lakh scholarship to bronze medal (team event) winner from the state, Varsha Varman to pursue her Olympic goals.

AIADMK chief Jayalalithaa's legal wrangles

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa, convicted Saturday by a Bangalore special court in a disproportionate assets case, had fought more than a dozen cases and was acquitted in most of them.

Pandit Deendayal Upadhyaya 'chair' at Makhanlal University

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has announced to establish Pandit Deendayal Upadhyaya 'Chair' at Makhanlal Chaturvedi National University of Journalism and Communication.

Tamil Nadu government announces Rs 30 lakh cash award for Saurav Ghosal
Tamil Nadu government announces Rs 30 lakh cash award for Saurav Ghosal

The Tamil Nadu government on Wednesday announced a cash award of Rs 30 lakh for squash player Saurav Ghosal for winning a silver medal in the ongoing Incheon Asian Games in South Korea.

I don't aspire to become Maharashtra CM: Uddhav Thackeray
I don't aspire to become Maharashtra CM: Uddhav Thackeray

A fortnight after openly voicing his desire to become Chief Minister, Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray Tuesday said he has no such ambition.

Akhilesh orders 22 hours power in UP cities, 16 in villages

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav Tuesday directed the power department to take steps to ensure that electricity is supplied for 22 hours in urban and 16 hours in rural areas by 2016.

Omar to approach Centre only after final assessment of damages

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Friday said the damages in the state due the worst floods in more than a century would run into "many thousands of crores" but he would approach the Centre only after the final assessment is complete.

UP CM takes dig at PM Narendra Modi over bypoll loss

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav Thursday took a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the BJP's poor showing in the Assembly bypolls in the state.

AP's Chandrababu Naidu-led government completes 100 days

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu who completed 100 days in office Tuesday said that he would "not celebrate" the occasion.

Shimla to hold classical music fest

 A five-day Shimla Classical Music Festival will be held at historic Gaiety Theatre in collaboration with the Punjabi Academy in Delhi, an official said here Sunday.

Cheating during exams is a disease: West Bengal CM

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Friday said copying and cheating during examinations are a disease and urged upon students to study hard rather than indulging in malpractices.