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Tuesday, July 20, 2004
Government presents deficit Budget
GUWAHATI, JULY 19. The Assam Chief Minister, Tarun Gogoi, who also holds the Finance portfolio, presented a deficit Budget of Rs. 3138.54 crores for the fiscal 2004-05 in the Assembly today. He made minor taxation proposals to yield an ...
Speaker accepts resignations of BJP MLAs
CHANDIGARH, JULY 19. Even as a high-power committee of the Haryana unit of the Congress, led by its president and former Chief Minister, Bhajan Lal, conveyed Haryana's anguish over the annulment of all water accords by the Amarinder Singh ...
All-round jubilation in Bhopal
Removal of thatched sheds ordered
PONDICHERRY, JULY 19. The Education Minister, K. Lakshminarayanan, today told the Assembly that the Directorate of Education had issued orders to all schools, including private ones, to immediately remove thatched sheds and provide full-fledged ...
Let politician run textile mill: Vaithilingam
PONDICHERRY, JULY 19. The Congress member, V. Vaithilingam, today suggested the Government to appoint a political functionary as head of the Pondicherry Textiles Corporation running the Anglo French Textiles Mills. He was participating in a ...
Pondy to start corporation to buy, distribute liquor
PONDICHERRY, JULY 19. The Chief Minister, N. Rangasamy, today told the Assembly that the Government had proposed to start a corporation to procure Indian-made foreign liquor (IMFL) and redistribute it to wholesale and retail outlets and to shops ...
Punjab has no surplus water, says Badal
LUDHIANA, JULY 19.Punjab has no surplus waters and the available resources were just sufficient for the requirement of agricultural and industrial needs of the people of the State, according to the Shiromani Akali Dal chief, Parkash Singh Badal. ...
Vishnoi is Deputy Speaker
JAIPUR, JULY 19. Former Minister and Bharatiya Janata Party legislator, Ramnarain Vishnoi, was today unanimously elected the Deputy Speaker of the Rajasthan Assembly. The 72-year-old Mr. Vishnoi, MLA for the third time, assumed charge ...
PM's letter issue raised in Assembly
JAIPUR, JULY 19.The echoes of the letter written by the Prime Minister, Manmohan Singh, to the Chief Ministers the other day on reforming the public institutions were heard in the Rajasthan Assembly today. The Bharatiya Janata Party legislator, ...
Cop in custody for assaulting IAS officer
SOLAN, JULY 19.The suspended cop of Chandigarh Police, Dilbag Singh, who was arrested by the Parwanoo Police for allegedly assaulting a senior IAS officer of Himachal Pradesh and his son at Dhelhi on Kalka-Shimla National Highway Saturday ...
Katiyar a disciplined party worker: Tripathi
ALLAHABAD, JULY 19.The newly-appointed Uttar Pradesh BJP president, Keshrinath Tripathi, today said former State party chief Vinay Katiyar was a disciplined party worker who resigned from the post keeping in mind the interest of the organisation. ...
Uttaranchal Assembly session begins
DEHRA DUN, JULY 19. The Uttaranchal Governor, Sudarshan Aggarwal, called upon the Legislators today to ensure that every minute of the State Assembly was utilised for the promotion of justice, social welfare and development activity. Addressing ...
After clean chit, Rawat begins `fast unto death'
DEHRA DUN, JULY 19. Harak Singh Rawat, the former Uttaranchal Revenue Minister accused of rape last year and now given a clean chit by the accuser, Jenny alias Indira Deori, began a "fast unto death" near the Vidhan Sabha on Monday seeking arrest ...
Time running out for HLH-afflicted Siddhi
KOLKATA, JULY 19.A fund-raising rock concert, the man in the street, students, captains of industry besides elite clubs are rallying to the support of 15-year-old Siddhi Worah ever since her plight was published in the media. She needs a ...
Sahara project to affect wildlife: Maneka
KOLKATA, JULY 19.The Sahara project in the Sunderbans would affect the ecological balance of the island threatening extinction of wildlife, former Union Minister Maneka Gandhi said here today. Ms. Gandhi, who visited "Aashari", a centre for ...
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