In a humorous way of protest, a group of women belonging to state Congress, on Saturday presented a set of binoculars to the CM Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank so that he could trace the development work "being boasted" by him.
Refuting Congress` accusation that it is lax in using central funds for development of Bundelkhand, ruling BSP in Uttar Pradesh on Saturday presented details of the works taken by it through its "limited resources" in the region.
Apparently with an eye on the
assembly elections due next year, the Uttar Pradesh government
on Tuesday presented a tax-free deficit budget for 2011-12 with
enhanced provision for schedule caste development.
The three independent lawmakers who have emerged as kingmakers after the cliff-hanger Australian general elections have made seven "requests" to two main contenders PM Julia Gillard and opposition leader Tony Abott for supporting.