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Tripura On Road To Development, Says Outgoing Governor Ramesh Bais

Jul 13, 2021 Pinaki Das

Former BJP MP from Chhattisgarh and also Union Minister of State, Bais was appointed Governor of Tripura in July 2019.

Union Minister Thawarchand Gehlot Appointed As Karnataka Governor

Jul 06, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

In a major reshuffle, Thawarchand Gehlot has been designated as governor of Karnataka while Bandaru Dattatreya has been appointed as the new governor of Haryana.


Bengal Governor Cuts Short Assembly Speech As BJP Protests Over Post-Poll Violence

Bengal Assembly witnessed ruckus by Opposition BJP over post-poll violence in the state

GNCTD Bill: Why I Don’t Want To Be A Delhi Voter

Mar 25, 2021 Ruben Banerjee

'Once the GNCTD bill becomes a law, what it means is that the people’s choice ceases to matter in Delhi'.


Governor Koshyari Acting Like Puppet, Should Pursue Government's Agenda: Shiv Sena

The Shiv Sena alleged that Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari was toeing the BJP’s line and urged the Centre to recall him

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29 October, 2020

WB Governor Meets Home Minister Amit Shah And Discusses 'State Of Affairs'

PTI

Meeting bears significance as the governor is known for expressing his disagreement on various matters in West Bengal


28 October, 2020

West Bengal Governor To Meet Amit Shah In Delhi

PTI

Following this meeting, the WB governor will be on a month-long visit to Darjeeling


11 August, 2020

Governor's Powers Need To Be Redefined, Else Raj Bhawan Will Continue To Facilitate Coups

Jaiveer Shergill

The changing political realities, coupled with the lure of clinging on to power even among those who hold constitutional office, demand today that the powers of a Governor be redefined, writes Jaiveer Shergill.


31 October, 2019

Jammu and Kashmir Bifurcation: All You Need To Know

Outlook Web Bureau

Jammu and Kashmir is no more a state; it has been divided into two Union Territories. Here is what all has changed.


01 September, 2019

5 New Governors Appointed, Kalraj Mishra Gets Rajasthan, Tamil Nadu BJP Chief Made Telangana Governor

IANS

The appointments take effect from the dates the new governors take charge of their respective offices.


29 July, 2019

Anandiben Patel Sworn In As UP Governor

Outlook Web Bureau

Anandiben Patel was serving as the Governor of Madhya Pradesh before being made Governor of Uttar Pradesh.


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22 July, 2019

'In A Fit Of Anger': Kashmir Governor Clarifies His 'Advice' To Militants

Outlook Web Bureau

After his comment evoked sharp criticism, Satya Pal Malik said that as a Governor of the state he should have avoided making such comment.


20 July, 2019

Anandiben Patel Appointed UP Governor, Lalji Tandon Replaces Her In MP

Outlook Web Bureau

The government Saturday transferred two governors and made fresh appointments in some states.


16 July, 2019

Senior BJP Leaders Uikey, Harichandan Appointed Governors Of Chhattisgarh And Andhra Pradesh

Outlook Web Bureau

Anusuiya Uikey, a BJP leader from Madhya Pradesh, is currently the Vice-Chairman of the National Scheduled Tribes Commission.


20 May, 2019

Would've Been Better If Decision Came 20 Days Ago: O P Rajbhar On His Sacking From UP Cabinet

Outlook Web Bureau

SBSP leader Om Prakash Rajbhar further added that had the decision been taken around 20 days ago, it would have been much better for him.


04 April, 2019

Kalyan Singh In Trouble As President Kovind Sends EC Letter To Centre For Appropriate Action

Outlook Web Bureau

Rajasthan Governor Kalyan Singh had said Narendra Modi should become the prime minister again. The Election Commission took umbrage to this saying he violated the model code of conduct.


14 February, 2019

Delhi Vs Centre: SC Verdict Against Constitution, Democracy; Will Seek Legal Remedies, Says Kejriwal

Outlook Web Bureau

The Supreme Court on Thursday delivered a split verdict on the contentious issue of control of services in the National Capital Territory in the tussle between the Delhi government and the Centre and referred the matter to a larger bench.


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12 December, 2018

Rich And Powerful In Kashmir Live Better Life Than Emperor Jahangir: Governor Satya Pal Malik

Outlook Bureau

The Governor said that from the day one he has raised the issue of corruption and taken stringent measures against it but he was “accused by a big politician of defaming the place.


Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

PTI Photo

Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

PTI Photo

Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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