GAIL gas pipeline blast: AP Deputy CM distributes compensation money

Andhra Pradesh Deputy Chief Minister and Home Minister N Chinna Rajappa distributed more than Rs 1.45 crore worth of compensation on Sunday to victims of the gas pipeline blast at Nagaram village in East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh.

BJP MLA challenges Deputy CM over missing iron ore

A ruling BJD MLA on Monday challenged Deputy Chief Minister Hemant Soren`s assertion that 28,000 MT seized iron ore was piled in Bokaro.

Bihar: Dy CM charges UPA govt of discrimination

Sushil Kumar Modi charged UPA govt with discrimination against Bihar as it was generous to the demands of other
states like West Bengal.

Deputy CM of Bihar comes to see-off Big B at airport

Amitabh Bachchan`s Patna leg of promotion of his upcoming film `Aarakshan` ended on a high note as the Deputy Chief Minister, Sushil Kumar Modi came to the airport to see the actor off.

Maharashtra Dy CM Pawar in the dock for land scam

Ajit Pawar is the nephew of Union minister and NCP chief Sharad Pawar.

Bihar Dy CM supports Hazare`s demand for Lokpal bill

Bihar Deputy Chief Minister SK Modi lent his full support to eminent social worker Anna Hazare and other activists in their ongoing campaign for a comprehensive Lokpal bill for weeding out corruption.

I am a ruffian, says Ajit Pawar

Describing himself as a
"ruffian" Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar said
that one needs to be "tough" to achieve something in politics.

Cong toying with idea of having Dy CM from Telangana

Seeking to buy time, Congress
high command appears to be toying with the idea of having a
Deputy Chief Minister and PCC chief in Andhra Pradesh from
Telangana region amid a growing clamour for a separate state.

Pro-incumbency wave in Punjab: Dy CM Sukhbir

Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir
Singh Badal on Saturday claimed there was a pro-incumbency wave in
the state and ruling Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD)-BJP combine
will win next assembly elections with a thumping majority.

Ajit Pawar, the power centre in NCP

Ajit Pawar has always been known in state
political circles as the real power centre in Nationalist
Congress Party (NCP) founded by his uncle Sharad Pawar 11
years ago.

Jharkhand Deputy CM campaigns in Bihar without any security

JMM on Tuesday alleged that its leader
and Jharkhand Deputy Chief Minister Hemant Soren was not
provided security while campaigning for his party candidate in
Kadua Assembly constituency in Bihar`s Katihar district.

Meghalaya Dy CM calls women `vipers`, evokes protests

Meghalaya Deputy Chief Minister
B M Lanong`s controversial remarks calling women activists
"vipers" has evoked vociferous protests from women`s

Inadequate infrastructure Jharkhand`s bane : Dy CM

Inadequate infrastructure was the
main reason why Jharkhand though mineral rich was lagging
behind, its Deputy Chief Minister and Finance Minister
Raghuvar Das today said.

Bhujbal asks youngsters not to get AIDS as it has no vaccine

Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister
Chhagan Bhujbal on Tuesday asked youths not to get dreaded disease
of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) as there is no
medicine or vaccine for the HIV

Cracks in Bihar unit of BJP; members revolt against Dy CM

After dissidence in Karnataka, a
section of BJP MPs and MLAs in Bihar have revolted against their party leader and Deputy CM S K Modi for his reported statement intending to cover sharecroppers under the Kisan Credit Card Scheme.

Sukhbir Badal ask Centre to declare Punjab as SAZ

Punjab Deputy Chief Minister
Sukhbir Singh Badal on Sunday demanded that his state should be
declared as Special Agricultural Zone (SAZ) on the pattern of

Sukhbir Singh Badal sworn in as Punjab`s Deputy CM for 2nd time

Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD)
president Sukhbir Singh Badal was on Monday sworn-in as Deputy
Chief Minister of Punjab for the second time this year,
becoming second in command to his father and Chief Minister
Parkash Singh Badal.

Sukhbir, 20 others fate to be decided on Monday

Fifteen companies of paramilitary have been deployed in the three Assembly constituencies of Punjab, bypolls for which will be held on August 3 to seal the fate of 21 candidates, including ruling SAD president Sukhbir Singh Badal.