Union HRD Minister Kapil Sibal
on Saturday sought better planning from local authorities to improve
the existing infrastructure and give a new look to Chandni
Chowk, the constituency he represents in the Lok Sabha.
In a major setback to the ruling Congress in AP, the party`s state unit president D Srinivas today lost the by-election from Nizamabad Urban Assembly constituency to BJP leader Y Laksmi Narayana by
a margin of 12,000 votes.
Polling in by-elections to a
provincial assembly constituency in Pakistan`s militancy-
affected Swat valley ended peacefully today with about 20 per
cent of the electorate exercising their right to franchise,
The battle in this Assembly constituency in coastal Konkan region is being watched keenly as Opposition leader in the House and Shiv Sena leader Ramdas Kadam takes on sitting MLA Vinay Natu, BJP rebel contesting as an independent.