New Delhi, April 5 (IANS) Tejendra Khanna, a former union commerce secretary, was Thursday appointed Delhi's lieutenant governor for a second time, replacing B.L. Joshi who would be taking over as Meghalaya governor.
Thursday, April 05, 2007 11:01:50 PM
New Delhi, April 5 (IANS) The Election Commission Thursday held Union Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar guilty of violating the Model Code of Conduct for his announcement of incentives for sugar exports in Pune at a time when assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh are being held.
Thursday, April 05, 2007 10:47:44 PM
New Delhi, April 5 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh is heading for a hung assembly though Mayawati's Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) is tipped to emerge as the single largest party, according to an opinion poll conducted by a private news TV channel.
Thursday, April 05, 2007 10:47:09 PM
Bhopal, April 5 (IANS) Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan Thursday assured Leader of Opposition Jamuna Devi of a probe into the killing of three people Monday in communal clashes and that the guilty will be brought to book.
Thursday, April 05, 2007 9:59:09 PM
Lucknow, April 5 (IANS) A controversial CD with inflammable material has put the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the dock as Uttar Pradesh readies itself for the first round of seven-phase state assembly elections April 7.
Thursday, April 05, 2007 9:32:16 PM
Thiruvananthapuram, April 5 (IANS) A friendly spat between Kerala Chief Minister V.S. Achuthanandan and union minister Jairam Ramesh on the plight of the plantation sector in Kerala saw newsmen and officials break into laughter during a media interaction here Thursday.
Thursday, April 05, 2007 8:40:02 PM
New Delhi, April 5 (IANS) Polling for the civic elections in the capital Thursday was marked by at least 16 incidents of violence as police arrested 65 people including an independent candidate and detained over 500.
Thursday, April 05, 2007 8:38:50 PM
New Delhi, April 5 (IANS) Police have moved the Delhi High Court challenging a trial court's decision absolving Rahul Mahajan, son of late Bharatiya Janata Party leader Pramod Mahajan, and three others involved in a drug binge last year, of the charge of financing illicit drug trafficking.
Thursday, April 05, 2007 8:38:11 PM
New Delhi, April 5 (IANS) The Supreme Court Thursday decided to hear May 7 the Tamil Nadu government's plea for deployment of Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) for the security and safety of Mullaiperiyar dam in Kerala.
Thursday, April 05, 2007 7:45:17 PM
Patna, April 5 (IANS) Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar Thursday called for creation of new institutions for meaningful centre-state dialogue on development issues.
Thursday, April 05, 2007 6:52:51 PM
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