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Congress CMs consult ex-PM Manmohan Singh over issues to be raised at Niti Aayog meet

Four Congress chief ministers and Karnataka's H D Kumaraswamy met former prime minister Manmohan Singh on Saturday to discuss issues of their respective states, especially those related to farmers and tribals, to be taken up at the Niti Aayog meeting.

Jun 15, 2019, 14:37 PM IST

India has 35% CMs with criminal cases, 81% of total are crorepatis: ADR

In India, around 35 percent chief ministers have criminal cases against them, according to an ADR report. 

Feb 13, 2018, 00:38 AM IST

'Padmavati' row: Madhya Pradesh, Punjab CMs join chorus of protests, Mamata calls it 'super emergency'

Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee criticised the protests, alleging there was a "calculated plan" of a political party to destroy freedom of expression.

Nov 21, 2017, 00:47 AM IST

2019 general elections: PM Narendra Modi, BJP Chief Amit Shah to hold strategy meet CMs of BJP-ruled states today

In a bid to discuss core issues like development and social welfare work including the 2019 Lok Sabha polls, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Bharatiya Janata Party president Amit Shah will meet the Chief Ministers and Deputy Chief Ministers of all party-ruled states on Monday.  

Aug 21, 2017, 08:39 AM IST

3 years of Narendra Modi Government: Adityanath, Khattar, Raje hail PM Modi's governance

Last 3 years of Govt. under PM Modi have seen the dawn of a new era that is Corruption Free, Transparent and Accountable.

May 26, 2017, 13:37 PM IST

Chief ministers agree on direct transfer from 2017: DBT head

All chief ministers of the country, including Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar, have agreed on transferring government benefits to people's bank accounts directly from next year, according to G S Sekhawat, Director of Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT).

Dec 26, 2016, 21:45 PM IST

UP govt attempts to skirt SC order against bungalows to ex-CMs

The SC clarified that ex-CMs could not be equated with former Presidents and Vice-Presidents who were allotted government accommodation for life .

Aug 18, 2016, 14:48 PM IST

SC to examine whether top officials of CM can sign files on his behalf

Nutan Thakur had moved the Allahabad High Court seeking direction that under the Rules of Business it was the Chief Minister alone who was competent to sign the files.

Jul 28, 2016, 23:16 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi seeks CMs’ support to fight terror, for implementing Punchhi panel report

PM Narendra Modi’s remarks came close on the heels of terror attacks in Bangladesh and France.

Jul 17, 2016, 00:10 AM IST

Inter-State Council meet: PM to interact with CMs on July 16

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will meet chief ministers on July 16 to discuss a host of issues, including inter-state relations, internal security and atrocities on SC and STs.

Jul 07, 2016, 18:01 PM IST

Governors cannot pre-empt CM's powers: Supreme Court

A Chief Minister's exclusive powers cannot be pre-empted by the Governor, whose powers are "limited" under the Constitution and should be exercised in a fair manner to ensure survival of democracy, the Supreme Court said on Tuesday.

Feb 09, 2016, 22:29 PM IST

Have written to CMs for DBT in Kerosene: Govt

The Centre Friday said it has written to Chief Ministers and UT Administrators for Direct Benefit Transfer for kerosene in the accounts of the beneficiaries.

Aug 07, 2015, 16:48 PM IST

Congress CMs may boycott PM Narendra Modi's meet on Land Bill

Congress chief ministers are unlikely to attend a meeting convened by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on July 15 in an apparent bid to take the steam out of government's moves to push the controversial Land Bill in the Monsoon session of Parliament beginning next week.

Jul 12, 2015, 17:37 PM IST

Congress CMs unlikely to attend PM Narendra Modi's meet on Land Bill

Just days ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's scheduled meeting with chief ministers of all states to discuss the controversial Land Acquisition Bill, it emerged on Saturday that CMs of states ruled by the Congress party may not attend that meeting.

Jul 11, 2015, 18:55 PM IST

CMs panel for reducing centrally sponsored schemes

The panel of chief ministers working on rationalisation of Centrally Sponsored Schemes is unanimous on reducing them and will finalise recommendations on it in the next meeting to be held on May 28 at Bhopal.

Apr 27, 2015, 17:30 PM IST

NITI Aayog to set up working group on central schemes

NITI Aayog will set up a working group to prepare a draft report on how to make implementation of Centrally Sponsored Schemes (CSS) more effective by taking into account suggestions made at the first meeting of the sub-group of Chief Ministers here on Friday.

Mar 27, 2015, 16:12 PM IST

NITI Aayog panel to deliberate on central schemes today

A sub-group of the NITI Aayog comprising chief ministers of some states will meet here for the first time on Friday to suggest measures for coordination between Union and states for effective implementation of Centrally Sponsored Schemes (CSS).

Mar 27, 2015, 09:14 AM IST

NITI Aayog panel to deliberate on central schemes tomorrow

A sub-group of the NITI Aayog comprising chief ministers of some states will meet here for the first time on Friday to suggest measures for coordination between Union and states for effective implementation of Centrally Sponsored Schemes (CSS).

Mar 26, 2015, 20:45 PM IST

1st meet of NITI Aayog's panel on CSS to be postponed to April

The first meeting of NITI Aayog's sub-group on Centrally Sponsored Schemes, scheduled for March 27, is likely to be pushed to next month as some Chief Ministers have expressed inability to attend it.

Mar 23, 2015, 18:20 PM IST

Most CMs favour restructuring of Planning Commission

A meeting called by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to discuss the future of the Planning Commission on Sunday saw most Chief Ministers favouring restructuring of the Soviet-era body but there was no

Dec 07, 2014, 19:47 PM IST