Kolkata, Jan 17 (IANS) Nearly eight months into her stint, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Monday inducted two new ministers and reshuffled of portfolios, triggering shrill protests from alliance partner Congress after secretariat sources revealed that wings of two of its ministers had been clipped.
Tuesday, January 17, 2012 12:01:48 AM
Bhopal, Jan 16 (IANS) The opposition Congress in Madhya Pradesh Monday claimed that a team of its legislators had found large-scale illegal sand mining in Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan''s assembly constituency Budhni.
Monday, January 16, 2012 11:11:07 PM
Lucknow, Jan 16 (IANS) As nominations opened for 59 assembly constituencies where polling was scheduled in the second of the seven-phased Uttar Pradesh elections Feb 11, the Election Commission Monday ordered special arrangements for women voters.
Monday, January 16, 2012 11:04:49 PM
Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 16 (IANS) Karnataka Governor H.R. Bhardwaj Monday took additional charge of Kerala, standing in for M.O.H. Farook who has gone on leave.
Monday, January 16, 2012 10:52:08 PM
New Delhi, Jan 16 (IANS) The Congress Monday met Election Commisson and complained about "cases of total subordination" of the Uttar Pradesh administration by the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) government, alleging officials had been turned into spokespersons for the ruling party.
Monday, January 16, 2012 10:51:27 PM
Lucknow, Jan 16 (IANS) Sportspersons of Uttar Pradesh Monday appealed to all political parties to consider a two percent quota fotr them in all government jobs.
Monday, January 16, 2012 10:37:37 PM
New Delhi, Jan 16 (IANS) Supporters of Baba Ramdev and Congress workers clashed outside the Congress party headquarters here Monday after the yoga guru''s men blackened a poster of party chief Sonia Gandhi.
Monday, January 16, 2012 10:00:27 PM
Raipur, Jan 16 (IANS) There was no problem of funds for development and infrastructure projects for Maoist-hit areas, Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh said Monday.
Monday, January 16, 2012 9:55:37 PM
Kolkata, Jan 16 (IANS) The Communist Party of India-Marxist''s (CPI-M) top leadership would, during a four-day sitting beginning here Tuesday, discuss crucial documents determining the party''s future tactical line in national and state politics against the backdrop of the reverses it suffered in recent elections.
Monday, January 16, 2012 9:41:47 PM
Chandigarh Jan 16 (IANS) A total of 1,080 candidates are finally left in the fray for the Jan 30 elections for Punjab''s 117 assembly seats after the last date of withdrawal of nominations Monday.
Monday, January 16, 2012 9:21:07 PM
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