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23 March, 2018 6:22 AM Why have you not appointed a Lokayukta yet, SC asks 12 States

The Supreme Court on Friday asked the Chief Secretaries of 12 states to specify why they have not appointed a Lokayukta. A bench of Justices Ranjan Gogoi and R Banumathi also asked the chief secretary of Odisha to apprise the court about the status of the Lokayukta in state and said the apex court has no information whether it has an anti-corruption 36

9 March, 2018 10:25 AM Guide 'inexperienced' CM Deb with your 'years of experience', Modi tells Tripura Opposition

The Prime Minister says his predecessors did not give adequate attention that the Northeast deserved since Independence. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday urged the Opposition parties in Tirpura to guide the “inexperienced” Biplab Kumar Deb with their “years of experience” in running the government. He also promised inclusiveness to those who did not vote for the BJP, in an oblique 39

8 March, 2018 7:59 AM Neiphiu Rio sworn in as Nagaland Chief Minister

Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party (NDPP) leader Neiphiu Rio was on Thursday sworn in as the Chief Minister of Nagaland. Governor P B Acharya administered the Oath of Office and the Secrecy to Mr. Rio and nine Ministers in Kohima. Union Ministers Nirmala Sitharaman and Kiren Rijiju and BJP president Amit Shah attended the swearing-in ceremony along 169

5 March, 2018 7:58 PM BJP hits back, says Rahul desperate as Congress 'moneybags' failed to form govt in Meghalaya

Meghalaya threw up a fractured mandate on Saturday. New Delhi: The BJP on Monday hit back at Congress chief Rahul Gandhi over his remarks accusing it of "usurping" power in Meghalaya. Taking to Twitter, Rahul accused BJP of using big money to create 'opportunistic alliance'. Reacting to Rahul's tweet, BJP's national spokesperson GVL Narasimha Rao said that the Congress 103

5 March, 2018 4:25 PM BJP usurped power through proxy in Meghalaya: Rahul Gandhi

Rahul Gandhi alleged that the BJP is "obsessed" with "grabbing" power and has shown "utter disregard" to the mandate of people in the state. Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Monday accused the BJP of "usurping" power through proxy in Meghalaya and using "big money" to create an "opportunistic alliance" in the state. Gandhi alleged that the BJP is "obsessed" 81

5 March, 2018 2:26 PM Utter disregard for people's mandate: Rahul Gandhi accuses BJP of usurping power in Meghalaya through proxy

New Delhi: Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Monday accused BJP of 'usurping' power through proxy in Meghalaya, using big money to create 'opportunistic alliance'. Meghalaya threw up a fractured mandate on Saturday with the ruling Congress emerging as the largest party, marginally ahead of its rival, the NPP, an ally of the BJP at the Centre and in Manipur 132

5 March, 2018 12:26 PM PNB fraud: Congress responsible for rising NPAs, banking crisis, says Ravi Shankar Prasad

Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Monday said that banking scams like the Nirav Modi-linked PNB fraud took place during the UPA rule.  New Delhi: Amid a bitter war of words with the Congress over the Rs 12600 crore PNB scam, Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Monday blamed the latter for rising non-performing assets (NPAs) and the worsening bank debt crisis 238 1

5 March, 2018 11:58 AM Committed to winning back trust of people in Northeast: Rahul Gandhi

“My sincere thanks to each and every Congress worker who toiled for the party,” the Congress president tweets. Breaking his silence on the party’s defeat in three northeast States, Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Monday said he respected the mandate of people in the region and was committed to winning back their trust. Mr. Gandhi’s reaction came two days after 69

5 March, 2018 7:59 AM In Blind Quest Of Power, BJP Could Destabilise Northeast: Congress

New Delhi: Spotlighting the differences between the BJP and its coalition partners in the northeast, the Congress today accused the party of playing a "dangerous game of destabilising the region through its blind quest for power at any cost." The differences are on key issues such as the bifurcation of Tripura and Meghalaya, Congress communications in-charge 67

4 March, 2018 3:01 PM NPP-BJP to form government in Meghalaya; Conrad Sangma to be new CM, oath ceremony on March 6

NPP president Conrad K Sangma will take oath as the next Chief Minister of Meghalaya on March 6. Shillong: National People`s Party (NPP) president Conrad K Sangma on Sunday met Governor Ganga Prasad and staked claim to form the next government in the northeastern state of Meghalaya. During his meeting with the Meghalaya Governor, Sangma claimed support 85