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Feb 20, 2017
UP Election 2017: Modi says SP, BSP to blame for Bundelkhand's neglect, promises to transform it like KutchHitting campaign trail in water scarce Bundelkhand, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today blamed the Samajwadi Party, Bahujan Samaj Party and the Congress for backwardness of the region and promised to transform it like Kutch in Gujarat.
Feb 19, 2017
UP Election 2017: Parched Bundelkhand gears up for polls as Akhilesh Yadav waves list of achievements"Kaam Bolta Hai" (It’s work that speaks) is the catchphrase of Uttar Pradesh chief minister Akhilesh Yadav’s election campaign.
Jan 25, 2017
Jallikattu: Denial meets drama and violence as drought-hit Tamil Nadu seeks release with bullsJallikattu is more than just about culture, the pent up frustration of Tamil Nadu that is both thirsty and hungry has found a release in the bull-taming sport. It started as a debate, then drama and now violence
Jan 21, 2017
Jallikattu protests are the outpouring of Tamil Nadu's anguish at being repeatedly slightedWhile on the surface, the uprising is indeed about jallikattu, it would be a mistake to ignore the larger message: This fight is actually about Tamil pride and identity
Jan 16, 2017
Tamil Nadu CM Panneerselvam seeks Rs 39,565 cr towards drought reliefTamil Nadu Chief Minister O Panneerselvam on Monday requested the central government for Rs 39,565 crore assistance towards drought relief and an immediate release of Rs 1,000 crore.
Jan 10, 2017
Tamil Nadu declares drought as 144 farmers die amid worst North East monsoon in 140 yearsThe Tamil Nadu government declared a drought on 10 January, 2017, after 144 farmers ended their lives between October and December, 2016.
Jan 08, 2017
Stalin urges Tamil Nadu govt to implement drought relief measuresExpressing concern over deaths of farmers in the backdrop of monsoon failure in Tamil Nadu, DMK working president MK Stalin on Sunday urged the state government to implement relief measures on 'war-footing' and take steps to prevent further fatalities of ryots.
Dec 26, 2016
Kerala stares at worst drought in 115 years: State may impose water rationing systemIt is the worst drought to have hit the state in 115 years. If the forecast of the State Meteorological Department is read along with the reports coming from the groundwater authorities, Kerala is on the verge of a crisis of unprecedented proportions.
Dec 09, 2016
Expedite release of drought relief funds: Siddaramaiah to CentreOn Friday Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah called on Home Minister Rajnath Singh and Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh, and requested them to sanction at the earliest drought and flood relief funds of over Rs 5,000 crore to the state.
Oct 29, 2016
Eknath Khadse would return to ministry soon, says Maharashtra CM Devendra FadnavisWhen asked about the Maratha morchas being taken out across the state, Fadnavis said his government was positively working on solutions to address the grievances of the community.