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  • President, PM, CMs and leaders across party lines condole Mulayam Singh Yadav's death Oct 10, 2022 07:39 PM IST

    President, PM, CMs and leaders across party lines condole Mulayam Singh Yadav's death

    Top political leaders also took to Twitter to express their condolences on the passing away of the veteran Samajwadi leader with Congress president Sonia Gandhi saying "the voice of socialist ideas has fallen silent with the demise of Mulayam Singh Yadav."

  • Ashok Gehlot hints at continuing as CM, asks public to send him suggestions on budget Oct 01, 2022 05:55 PM IST

    Ashok Gehlot hints at continuing as CM, asks public to send him suggestions on budget

    He also declared that he cannot remain away from the people of Rajasthan ”till his last breath” and that the Congress government will complete its five years.

  • Congress cites audit to allege ration scam under Madhya Pradesh CM's watch; govt says AG report not 'final conclusion' Sep 06, 2022 06:47 PM IST

    Congress cites audit to allege ration scam under Madhya Pradesh CM's watch; govt says AG report not 'final conclusion'

    Comparing the alleged irregularities in the scheme and the distribution of rations with the infamous Bihar fodder scam, Congress demanded the resignation of Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan who heads the Women and Child Development department.

  • Delhi govt to bring food truck policy soon: Manish Sisodia Aug 16, 2022 08:40 PM IST

    Delhi govt to bring food truck policy soon: Manish Sisodia

    Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Tuesday said Delhi will be the first in the country to bring a food truck policy on the lines of US and the UK. He said the government is in the process of finalizing the hotspots where food trucks will be allowed to park for the public. He said the government is in the process of finalizing the hotspots where food trucks will be allowed to park for the public. Sisodia held a review meeting with the concerned department officials on Tuesday which focussed on upcoming Delhi shopping festival and the food truck policy. Stakeholder consultation with various agencies has already been conducted in with regard to food trucks, he said. Stakeholder consultation with various agencies has already been conducted in with regard to food trucks, he said. Even though business related to food trucks is not new to India, no state in the country has, however, made any policy to streamline this business and increase employment opportunities in this sector, the minister said. He asserted that Delhi will be the first to do so on the lines of US and UK. He asserted that Delhi will be the first to do so on the lines of US and UK. "In our Rozgaar Budget, we announced various projects that can foster growth of the economy and generate 20 lakh jobs in the next five years. Of them, Delhi Shopping Festival and Food Truck Policy are two priority projects which will be launched soon. "While the shopping festival will be a big opportunity for traders, shopkeepers, tourism and hospitality industry to increase their business and revenue, the Food Truck Policy will open avenues for growth of the capital's night time economy," Sisodia added. Sisodia directed officials to expedite the preparations for both the projects so that they can be launched within the stipulated deadline. Sisodia directed officials to expedite the preparations for both the projects so that they can be launched within the stipulated deadline. During the meeting, Sisodia was informed that the agencies concerned have interacted with the representatives of various markets, trade circles at various levels regarding the Delhi Shopping Festival. The market associations and traders are very enthusiastic and are eagerly waiting for Delhi's first shopping festival, said government statement. The market associations and traders are very enthusiastic and are eagerly waiting for Delhi's first shopping festival, said government statement. The Delhi Shopping Festival which is scheduled to be held from January 28 to February 26, 2023. The festival, which will be conducted across all the popular markets, shops, and malls of the capital, will offer discounts, fun, food and entertainment to every person visiting Delhi during that time. The festival, which will be conducted across all the popular markets, shops, and malls of the capital, will offer discounts, fun, food and entertainment to every person visiting Delhi during that time. Along with this, the festival will have grand opening and closing ceremonies and various other events. The month-long festival will not only provide a unique experience of Delhi to the visitors, but will also boost the business of tourism and hospitality industries by 25 per cent, the statement claimed. The festival has potential to generate about 1.2 lakh jobs over the next five years, it added. The festival has potential to generate about 1.2 lakh jobs over the next five years, it added.

  • Gujarat govt announces Semiconductor Policy, offers incentives for investment in sector Jul 27, 2022 03:43 PM IST

    Gujarat govt announces Semiconductor Policy, offers incentives for investment in sector

    Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel unveiled the 'Gujarat Semiconductor Policy’, will remain in force till 2027, state Science and Technology Minister Jitu Vaghani said in a statement.

  • Yogi Adityanath extends UP's free ration scheme by three months Mar 26, 2022 01:06 PM IST

    Yogi Adityanath extends UP's free ration scheme by three months

    This is the CM's first decision in second term that impacts 15 crore people

  • 2022 Uttarakhand polls | After Pushkar Singh Dhami loses seat, speculations over CM post Mar 12, 2022 04:45 PM IST

    2022 Uttarakhand polls | After Pushkar Singh Dhami loses seat, speculations over CM post

    At least half a dozen names have begun doing the rounds as Dhami's likely replacement, including Chaubattakhal MLA Satpal Maharaj, Srinagar Garhwal MLA Dhan Singh Rawat, former chief minister Triveda Singh Rawat, who did not contest the polls this time, and Didihat legislator Bishan Singh Chufal.

  • Former Goa CM Luizinho Faleiro to join Trinamool Congress on September 29 Sep 28, 2021 05:00 PM IST

    Former Goa CM Luizinho Faleiro to join Trinamool Congress on September 29

    Luizinho Faleiro resigned from Congress on September 27. Minutes before resigning, Faleiro had praised West Bengal Chief Minister and TMC head Mamata Banerjee and said the country needs a leader like her to take on Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

  • UP CM Yogi Adityanath makes mega investment push during Mumbai visit; woos industrialists and Bollywood Dec 02, 2020 10:30 PM IST

    UP CM Yogi Adityanath makes mega investment push during Mumbai visit; woos industrialists and Bollywood

    The UP chief minister met several industrialists during his two-day visit to Mumbai where he interacted with top corporate leaders, including Tata Sons chairman N Chandrasekaran, real estate developer Niranjan Hiranandani, S N Subrahmanyan of engineering major L&T and Baba Kalyani of Bharat Forge.

  • Will back Centre if it decides to extend lockdown beyond April 14: Puducherry CM Apr 08, 2020 08:14 AM IST

    Will back Centre if it decides to extend lockdown beyond April 14: Puducherry CM

    The chief minister said Puducherry is geographically surrounded by districts of Tamil Nadu and with the number of coronavirus cases rising.

  • Coronavirus pandemic | German doctor stuck in Meghalaya writes to CM expressing her desire to serve people Apr 05, 2020 07:52 PM IST

    Coronavirus pandemic | German doctor stuck in Meghalaya writes to CM expressing her desire to serve people

    Dr Marie Kerkloh and her adventurous husband Benno were on a world tour on their bicycles, and they arrived at a village in West Khasi Hills district on March 2 to work as volunteers at a school run by an Australian couple. But it was shut down by the authorities due to COVID- 19 outbreak.

  • Siddaramaiah clarifies on 'CM again' comment Aug 26, 2018 09:26 AM IST

    Siddaramaiah clarifies on 'CM again' comment

    "You can think whatever you want, but I said we will come to power in next election," he told reporters here. Addressing party workers in Hassan district yesterday, Siddaramaiah reportedly said if people wish, he will become chief minister again.

  • Punjab minister wants dope test for those contesting Panchayat polls Jul 05, 2018 07:30 PM IST

    Punjab minister wants dope test for those contesting Panchayat polls

    There are almost 13,000 Gram Panchayats, 148 Block Samitis and 22 Zila Parishads in the state.

  • Monsoon session of Maharashtra legislature from July 4 to 20 Jun 19, 2018 08:15 PM IST

    Monsoon session of Maharashtra legislature from July 4 to 20

    The schedule was finalised in the meetings of the Business Advisory Committees of both houses today.

  • Telangana CM to meet PM on June 15 over state's issues Jun 14, 2018 10:30 AM IST

    Telangana CM to meet PM on June 15 over state's issues

    The meeting would take place at 12.30 pm and Rao would leave for New Delhi today, the Chief Minister's Office said here.

  • No construction to be allowed at Mahim Nature Park: Devendra Fadnavis Mar 22, 2018 02:48 PM IST

    No construction to be allowed at Mahim Nature Park: Devendra Fadnavis

    Prabhu wanted to know if the government has allowed construction at the green space in the Mahim area.

  • No other govt worked for rural Delhi like us: Arvind Kejriwal Aug 14, 2017 08:00 AM IST

    No other govt worked for rural Delhi like us: Arvind Kejriwal

    Addressing a rally at Bawana in north Delhi, he also listed out the measures initiated by his government in the last two-and-a-half years for the rural areas.

  • Punjab industrial policy to focus on electric vehicles: CM Amarinder Singh Jul 24, 2017 03:35 PM IST

    Punjab industrial policy to focus on electric vehicles: CM Amarinder Singh

    Mahindra & Mahindra Managing Director Pawan Goenka during his meeting with the chief minister said that his group was keenly interested in promoting electric vehicles in Punjab. He suggested a scheme to bring in electric taxis to propagate green energy and generate employment in the state.

  • Tamil Nadu CM K Palaniswami raises NEET, Cauvery issues at NITI Aayog meeting Apr 24, 2017 09:50 AM IST

    Tamil Nadu CM K Palaniswami raises NEET, Cauvery issues at NITI Aayog meeting

    Tamil Nadu has been insisting that it be given exemption from the National Entrance Cum Eligibility Test (NEET) for MBBS and BDS courses, with the state Assembly having adopted two bills in this regard.

  • BJP Chief Ministers give presentation on work done at meet with PM Modi, Amit Shah Apr 24, 2017 08:00 AM IST

    BJP Chief Ministers give presentation on work done at meet with PM Modi, Amit Shah

    They also gave a detailed presentation on models applied by their governments to get feedback from people on the efficacy of their schemes, including the centrally sponsored schemes.

  • In first TV interview, Yogi Adityanath talks of 'ghar wapsi' through jobs Apr 06, 2017 04:28 PM IST

    In first TV interview, Yogi Adityanath talks of 'ghar wapsi' through jobs

    Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said his government's focus will be on providing better education and employment facilities in the state and easing the pressure on farmers.

  • Housing project to cover 1 lakh people in first year: Kerala CM Apr 06, 2017 01:45 PM IST

    Housing project to cover 1 lakh people in first year: Kerala CM

    A decision to start work on 'Project LIFE' in select districts and provide homes to one lakh people in the first year, was taken at a review meeting convened by Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan, an official release said here today.

  • Yogi Adityanath govt approves loan waiver of up to Rs 1 lakh for Uttar Pradesh farmers Apr 04, 2017 07:24 PM IST

    Yogi Adityanath govt approves loan waiver of up to Rs 1 lakh for Uttar Pradesh farmers

    The move is likely to benefit more than 2.25 crore farmers in the state, and is likely to cost the state exchequer Rs 31,000 crore.

  • 8 key decisions in 8 days: Is UP taking a U-turn with Adityanath in power? Mar 27, 2017 02:28 PM IST

    8 key decisions in 8 days: Is UP taking a U-turn with Adityanath in power?

    From anti-Romeo squads to cleanliness drives, the new chief minister has been a busy man since taking office.

  • Petrol prices set to rise in Goa with increase in VAT Mar 24, 2017 04:13 PM IST

    Petrol prices set to rise in Goa with increase in VAT