West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee calls Uttar Pradesh scribe, brother killing’unacceptable’

New Delhi: Terming the killing of a journalist working for a Hindi daily and his brother in Uttar Pradesh’s Saharanpur as “unacceptable”, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday expressed her “shock” and grief over the incident. She extended her condolences to the family members of the two deceased and the team of the […]

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi wishes Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on his 51st birthday

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday wished Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on his birthday and prayed for his good health and long life. “Birthday greetings to Delhi CM Shri @ArvindKejriwal. Praying for his good health and long life,” Modi tweeted. The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) convenor, who turned 51 on Friday, responded […]

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West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee pays tribute to Atal Bihari Vajpayee on his first death anniversary

New Delhi: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday paid her tribute to former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee on his first death anniversary. The Trinamool Congress chief, who had served as the railway minister in Vajpayee-led cabinet, urged people to bear in mind his principles of ‘insaniyat (humanism), jamhooriyat (democracy) and kashmiriyat (inclusive […]

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Over 6,000 people at camps in rain-hit Nilgiris: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami

New Delhi: As many as 6,910 people affected by landslides and floods in Nilgiris district have been housed in 67 relief centres and officials tasked to ensure all amenities to them, Chief Minister K Palaniswami said on Wednesday. Chairing a meet at the Secretariat here to review the relief and rehabilitation measures undertaken in Nilgiris […]

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Identify people who are helping Rohingyas:Manipur Chief Minister N Biren Singh

  New Delhi: Expressing concern over the presence of Rohingyas in Manipur, Chief Minister N Biren Singh has said efforts should be made to identify the people who are facilitating their entry and providing them shelter in the state. The chief minister was referring to the arrest of six Rohingyas from the Tulihal International Airport […]

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Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb asks misguided youth to join mainstream

New Delhi: Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb on Tuesday called upon tribal youth, who were still pursuing the wrong path, to join the mainstream for the speedy development of the state. The chief minister was speaking after welcoming 88 militants of the National Liberation Front of Tripura (NLFT), who surrendered arms, in Dhalai district’s […]

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Former Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh admitted to hospital

New Delhi: Former Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh (85) was admitted to Indira Gandhi Medical College and Hospital (IGMC) after he complained of uneasiness on Wednesday. Virbhadra Singh was admitted to the IGMC for a routine check-up, Senior Medical Superintendent Dr Janak Raj said. All his test reports were normal, he said, adding that […]

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Time will tell if peace prevails in Jammu and Kashmir : Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath on Article 370

New Delhi: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath on Thursday said only time will tell whether the Modi government’s move of scrapping of Article 370 will establish peace and bring down terror activities in Jammu and Kashmir. He was speaking to reporters on the sidelines of the inauguration of the Madhya Pradesh government’s guest house […]

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Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswamy appeals to people to save rain water

New Delhi: As Tamil Nadu faced one of its worst water crisis this year, Chief Minister K Palaniswamy on Thursday appealed to citizens to save rain water, reminding them of the ‘grand’ rain water harvesting (RWH) scheme ushered in by the late J Jayalalithaa in 2001. Palaniswami said the rain water harvesting scheme was introduced […]

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West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee unveils former DMK supremo M Karunanidhi ‘s statue

New Delhi: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Wednesday unveiled a statue of former DMK supremo M Karunanidhi here on the leader’s first death anniversary. The All India Trinamool Congress top leader unveiled the statue in the presence of DMK president M K Stalin in the premises of party’s mouthpiece “Murasoli,” and paid floral tributes. […]

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