Last Updated: Saturday, February 22, 2014, 19:35
Two opposition parties Saturday called a shutdown March 2 to seek special status for Jharkhand on the lines of that to be given to Seemandra after Telangana is carved out of Andhra Pradesh.
Last Updated: Saturday, February 22, 2014, 18:51
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 03, 2013, 13:15
Jharkhand Pradesh Congress Committee (JPCC) today demanded a special package for four most backward districts of the state.
Last Updated: Thursday, October 17, 2013, 19:19
A school girl was gang-raped allegedly by four men in Assam`s Dhubri district, two of whom were arrested after being identified by the victim, police said on Thursday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, September 03, 2013, 19:39
Several BJP leaders Tuesday courted arrest with scores of others over demands for a special economic package for people dwelling along the International Border (IB) in Jammu region.
Last Updated: Saturday, July 06, 2013, 15:53
Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh on Saturday announced a special package of Rs.4,130 crore for rural development in Bihar.
Last Updated: Wednesday, June 05, 2013, 14:01
A special package has been sought by the Arunachal Pradesh government for minorities in the state in addition to Rs 260 crore provided by the Ministry of Minority Affairs under the Multi Sectoral Development Programme.
Last Updated: Monday, June 03, 2013, 14:01
India should take out seven crore families out of poverty in the next 10 years, UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi said Monday, while announcing that the government was preparing a special package for the northeast and hill states.
Last Updated: Tuesday, May 14, 2013, 22:19
Sushil Kumar Shinde advocated that Jharkhand should have an office of the Damodar Valley Corporation as it has enormous potential for energy even as he was urged for allotting the state a special package.
Last Updated: Monday, April 08, 2013, 15:16
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Monday said she had never sought a special package for her state and asserted that her two-day visit to Delhi starting on Monday had no political agenda.
Last Updated: Tuesday, March 26, 2013, 20:50
With the Centre reportedly preparing a special package to Bihar, BJP on Tuesday alleged UPA government was resorting to such tactics to survive.
Last Updated: Monday, March 25, 2013, 21:52
The Centre is working on a special economic package for backward states including Bihar but virtually ruled out special status for the state.
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