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Ensuring that policy outcome matches the intent

November 04, 2021 8:26 am

Palanivel Thiaga Rajan writes: States need to invent their own development models to escape the structural limitations of the polity

Centre must make way for states in Covid fight

June 21, 2021 9:19 am

R Poornalingam writes: Centre’s major role is in vaccine procurement. Aside from that, it has only a minor, behind-the-scenes role in the health sector

Digital reforms to tackle crime, graft

December 26, 2017 6:00 am

Explaining the initiative, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said, “Digitisation in policing is aimed at bringing greater accountability and minimising manipulations.”

State govt did not implement directions on illegal hoarding: HC

January 24, 2015 2:16 am

Bombay High Court Friday said there was “no implementation at all” on removing illegal hoardings by the municipal councils in the state.

No role in Prashant Bhushan's land confiscation, says Virbhadra Singh

September 18, 2014 5:49 pm

As per the 1960 Indus Water Treaty both the countries can visit the sites of works of development, said Singh.

Shelved for a decade, Varuna corridor project gets state attention

July 01, 2014 4:38 am

Revival plan to be soon forwarded to Centre, project cost may increase.

Ahead of model code of conduct, deputy CM promised projects worth Rs 3280.74 crores in just 16 days

March 05, 2014 8:38 pm

Road widening, four laning of roads in Bathinda were the other promised projects.

Presidential order backs whistleblower

February 02, 2014 12:16 am

The first intervention was in January 2008 when the President quashed the suspension order of the officer.

Arun Jaitley attacks Sonia,Rahul on Virbhadra issue

January 09, 2014 2:41 pm

BJP dared the state government to give its consent for CBI inquiry into these charges.

Nitish govt promises power for all,no tariff hike

January 03, 2014 12:12 am

The state government has decided not to increase power tariff from April.


Rahul Gandhi should have toffees with kids: Azam Khan

January 25, 2016 7:26 am

Rampur, Jan 25 (ANI): Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan took Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on his dart and said he should better have toffees with kids as he the nation doesn't take him seriously. Rahul Gandhi had held 'padyatra' in Bundelkhand on January 23, and had said the Centre and the state government account for the poor condition of Bundelkhand.

BJP to hold discussion with PDP on Govt formation: Nirmal Singh

January 13, 2016 11:11 am

Jammu, Jan 13 (ANI): Following the demise of chief minister Mufti Mohammed Sayeed, Jammu and Kashmir Deputy Chief Minister Nirmal Singh on Wednesday said the BJP will first hold talks with the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) before any final decision are made regarding the formation of the state government. Singh further emphasised that PDP would soon take a call on the matter and expressed faith that the outcome would be positive.