Tamil Nadu Assembly session to begin from Jan 8
The session will being with a customary address by Governor Banwarilal Purohit. This will be the first session for Purohit after assuming charge as Tamil Nadu Governor in October.
Prime Minister assures support to rain-ravaged Tamil Nadu
The prime minister expressed grief over the death of those who had died in the rain over the last few days. Nine people died across the state in the recent round of heavy rain.
Jagdish Mukhi sworn in as new Assam Governor
In his previous assignment, Jagdish Mukhi served as the Lieutenant Governor of Andaman and Nicobar Islands.
Banwarilal Purohit takes oath as new Tamil Nadu Governor
Chief Justice of Madras High Court, Justice Indira Banerjee, administered the oath of office to Banwarilal Purohit, a former Governor of Assam at a ceremony at Raj Bhavan here.
Banwarilal Purohit appointed as new governor of Tamil Nadu
The appointments of five governors, including for Arunachal Pradesh and Meghalaya, and Lt Governor of Andaman and Nicobar Islands by President Ram Nath Kovind were announced
President appoints new Governors for five states including Tamil Nadu
Banwarilal Purohit, a former national VP of the BJP, will be taking over as Governor at a time when Tamil Nadu is going through a political crisis due to infighting in the ruling AIADMK.
Northeast floods: Modi announces Rs 2,000 crore relief package
Sarma said the Prime Minister also announced Rs 250 crore for immediate flood relief in Assam. He said the amount would likely be released on Tuesday itself.