Nagaland Governor Ashwani Kumar resigned today, becoming the third person occupying the gubernatorial post to put in his papers since the NDA government prodded some of the Governors, appointed during UPA rule, to quit.
Dutch actress Nicolette Van Dam resigned as a UNICEF goodwill ambassador, after a scandal erupted over her tweet of a doctored photo appearing to depict two Colombian football players snorting cocaine.
The campaign led by Nitesh, son of
Maharashtra Minister Narayan Rane, against `illegal` Shiv Vada
Pav stalls in the metropolis, on Thursday got a boost with a key man
behind the Shiv Sena-run scheme joining hands with him.
TDP MP Gundu Sudha Rani Thursday quit from the Rajya Sabha in protest against delay in formation of a separate state, taking the number of parliamentarians from the party who resigned on the issue to three.
Prithviraj Chavan was elected unopposed to Maharashtra Legislative Council on April 27, fulfilling the constitutional
requirement of getting elected to the state legislature within 6 months of being sworn-in as Chief Minister.