New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) Shedding her anti-upper caste bias, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati has said she will work to reconcile the interests all sections of society with those of the Dalits, who have been the traditional vote bank for her party for over two decades.
Tuesday, May 15, 2007 1:36:38 PM
Ranchi, May 15 (IANS) Over 50 percent of Jharkhand's legislators enjoy vehicles with beacon lights - quite contrary to the spirit of a law that restricts the number of ministers in states to 15 percent of the assembly strength in order to curb official expenditure.
Tuesday, May 15, 2007 9:05:31 AM
New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) Mutyalaraju Revu, an Other Backward Class (OBC) candidate from a small village, has topped the highly competitive civil services examination conducted by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) at a time when the country debates the issue of reservation for OBCs in higher education.
Monday, May 14, 2007 11:02:19 PM
Chandigarh, May 14 (IANS) The village body of Manesar in Haryana's Gurgaon district Monday alleged that the protest by villagers against Reliance Industries' special economic zone (SEZ) project there was led by 'outsiders' and anti-social elements.
Monday, May 14, 2007 10:49:19 PM
Bathinda, May 14 (IANS) At least 15 people were injured when supporters of two religious groups clashed in this Punjab town Monday.
Monday, May 14, 2007 10:49:04 PM
New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday night accepted the resignation of Communication and IT Minister Dayanidhi Maran.
Monday, May 14, 2007 10:33:19 PM
Chandigarh, May 14 (IANS) The Haryana government Monday approved a proposal to allot 407 acres of land in industrial city Faridabad to the ministry of defence for setting up a Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) scientific laboratory there.
Monday, May 14, 2007 9:52:02 PM
New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) The wife of Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar passed away in a Delhi hospital Monday due to severe pneumonia.
Monday, May 14, 2007 9:50:47 PM
New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) The exercise for electing the next president is on, and as part of the government's move to evolve a consensus candidate, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will consult all political parties including the opposition.
Monday, May 14, 2007 9:04:50 PM
Kolkata, May 14 (IANS) West Bengal's ruling Left Front Monday arrived at a consensus to hold an all-party meeting at the state level to initiate peace process in the trouble-torn Nandigram.
Monday, May 14, 2007 8:59:48 PM
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