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Five Days of Yogi Adityanath's UP reign: Key decisions he has taken so far

From the formation of 'anti-Romeo' squads to the ban on illegal slaughterhouses, here is a compilation of the actions the new UP Chief Minister has taken since he was sworn in.

Chouhan's decade in MP: Rarely hit the headlines for the wrong reasons until Vyapam

The soft-spoken politician often goes the extra mile to reinforce his secular image by involving clergy from all religions during major events.

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Delhi Secretariat abuzz with activities to welcome new CM Arvind Kejriwal

The staff were seen dusting files and changing the folders as the chief minister's cabin was being made functional.

AIADMK MLAs likely to meet, choose new Chief Minister

However, Jayalalithaa could still spring a surprise by possibly nominating a more not-so-known face.

CM orders probe into harassment of tribal girl student

The first-year physiology student of Raja Narendra Lal Women’s College lodged complaints against two of her seniors alleging repeated harassment.

BJP demands SIT probe into irrigation scam

“Corruption and infighting between the two coalition partners — Congress and NCP — has affected decision-making process,bringing the state administration to a standstill,” BJP state unit president Sudhir Mungantiwar told reporters here.

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CM seeks separate norms for slum rehab

Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan has proposed separate norms for slum rehab scheme in the state in general and for Mumbai and surrounding areas in particular.

Ally NCP hits out at CM-headed MMRDA

Facing a barrage of inquires against departments held by its ministers,NCP has struck back at Chief Minister Prithivraj Chavan.

Cabinet reshuffle: Changes just cosmetic,says CM

Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal,while speaking on Sunday’s Union Cabinet reshuffle,said that the ‘cosmetic face-change exercise’ of the Congress-led UPA government would hardly be able to save the party from decimation,as the citizens were tired of the “anti-people policies” of the Centre.

Hoshiarpur’s Kandi area set to get projects worth Rs 27 crore

Within a gap of three months,Chief Minister Prakash Singh Badal has again opened the government treasury for the Kandi area of the state’s most backward Hoshiarpur district.

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PM lauds Chouhan's effort in making MP an agricultural state

Bareilly, Feb 28 (ANI): The income of farmers could be doubled by 2022 if the state governments put their effort to it, said Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday. Lauding the measures taken by Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan for the development of agriculture, the Prime Minister said Madhya Pradesh was never an agricultural state, but due to the effort of the Chief Minister, it has prospered by leaps and bounds. The Prime Minister said the initiatives taken by the MP CM were commendable seeing that MP has been receiving the coveted ‘Krishi Karman Award’ for three years in a row. Modi also added that since the time BJP had come to power in the state, MP has been progressing.

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Himachal CM opposes India-Pak match in Dharamshala

Shimla, Feb 26 (ANI): Talking about the Himachal Government's decision to oppose the India-Pakistan T-20 match in Dharamshala, Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Friday said Pakistan never acted against the attacks planned by Pakistan-based terror outfits in the country. He also holding a match in the state would hurt the sentiments of martyrs.

Railway Budget 2016 reflects vision of PM Modi: Shivraj Singh

Bhopal, Feb 25 (ANI): Madhya Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Thursday lauded the efforts of Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu, saying the Railway Budget 2016 reflected his as well as the visions of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. He said that the budget catered to the common man and saw to all the facilities being rendered at the minimum cost to the people. Chouhan also stated that the launch of special schemes to aid the poor was a welcome step. He added that all steps had been taken to make trains technologically advanced and ensure minimal train accidents.

Maharashtra Govt. allots 653 acres land to Patanjali trust

Nagpur, Feb 24 (ANI): Divulging details about the 653 acres of land allotted by the Maharashtra Government to Patanjali trust, Managing Director Acharya Balkrishna said the company will help the farmers get right value for their harvest. Balkrishna added that Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan and Central minister Nitin Gadkari showed positive reaction and have agreed to help us.

I have always supported reservations, says Kejriwal

New Delhi, Feb 23 (ANI): Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal addressed the students protesting Hyderabad Central University Rohith Vemula's suicide and the ongoing JNU crisis at Jantar Mantar on Tuesday. While Kejirwal's speech, a man raised slogans such as 'Dalit virodhi Kejriwal' and 'Aarakshan Virodhi Kejriwal'. Pacifying the protestor, Kejriwal said, "I have always supported them."

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Jat row: Haryana CM offers compensation for innocents killed

Rohtak (Haryana), Feb 23 (ANI): Breaking his silence after the seven-day long agitation by the Jat community, Haryana Chief Minister ML Khattar on Tuesday offered compensation for the innocents killed in the reservation violence. Khattar added that a committee will also be formed to probe the lapses of police personnel and other district officials regarding the same.

World Bank to aid Rajasthan's energy sector

Jaipur, Feb 22 (ANI): The World Bank would be extending its cooperation to the Rajasthan government in the area of energy sector. World Bank Country Director Onno Ruhl spoke to Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje and her cabinet ministers to discuss these issues in detail. Ruhl congratulated Raje on the success of decreasing the rate of defecation in the open. He also stressed on the use of traditional forms of energy while maintaining that the focus was on alternative forms of energy. Chief Secretary C S Rajan, Principal Secretary (Energy) Sanjay Malhotra, State Power Distribution Companies Chairman Bhaskar A Sawant, Organising Secretary Akhil Arora and World Bank Special Project Manager Mandakini Pal were present on the occasion.

Smart City phase-1 project inaugurated in Kerala

Kochi, Feb 21 (ANI): Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy, along with UAE Minister of Cabinet Affairs Mohammad Al Gergawi, inaugurated the phase 1 of Smart City project, including 5 lakh sq ft information technology tower. The project is a joint venture of Dubai Holding and the state government. Smart Cities Mission is an urban renewal programme by the the Union Ministry of Urban Development to develop 100 smart cities all over the country.

Man throws paper bag at Karnataka CM protesting caste bias

Bengaluru, Feb 21 (ANI): A man threw a paper bag at Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah during a function at Ravindra Kalakshetra, protesting caste bias on Sunday. The man was arrested immediately after the incident. The security officials present at the spot found that the paper bag was filled with chocolates.

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