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Kalyan Singh among four governors appointed

Kerala Governor Sheila Dikshit, appointed by the previous United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government, resigned on Tuesday. The National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government appointed governors for four states – Rajasthan, Maharashtra, Karnataka and Goa – on Tuesday, which coincided with Dikshit’s ...

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Governor’s post has become a white elephant: Shiv Sena

Calling gubernatorial posts as ‘white elephants’, Shiv Sena today backed Kamla Beniwal’s sacking as Mizoram Governor and said that “Congress has reaped what it sowed”. “Defeated Congress leaders are shedding tears over Beniwal’s removal, calling it vindictive politics,” an editorial ...

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R Krishna Das: A tale of one state, many governors

At a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) public meeting in January 2003, the Sapre school ground in the heart of Raipur, Chhattisgarh’s capital city, was jam-packed with party workers. Just as Rajnath Singh, then general-secretary of the party and chief guest ...

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