27 Aug 2011
In a move to make the state slum free, the Madhya Pradesh government is all set to provide shelters, under the Central Government-run Rajiv Awas Yojana (RAY), to the urban poor living in 1258 slums across the state. Out of the total corpus of Rs 5000 crore, 1000 crore will be spent during the first phase of the scheme.
15 Jun 2013
Emphasizing the need for quality teaching across all levels of education, Minister of State for Human Resource Development Shashi Tharoor on Friday said issues like availability of teachers need to be addressed.
01 Aug 2011
To review the progress of various development projects running in the state, a meeting of 52,000 Gram Sabhas will be conducted on the occasion of Independence Day. On the day, the officials of the state administration will also evaluate the growth of Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MNREGA).
03 Sep 2011
Amidst objections and sharp comments from the Opposition, the Gorkhaland Territorial Administration Bill-2011 was passed with several amendments in the West Bengal Assembly on Friday.
25 Apr 2012
The Gorkha Janamukti Morcha on Wednesday stuck to its threat to pull out of the tripartite agreement for setting up the Gorkha Territorial Administration (GTA), the new hill council in Darjeeling, saying that this was being demanded by the people of the hills.