In a sudden development, Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar quit the state cabinet here on Tuesday.
In a terse statement, Pawar said: "I am resigning from my ministerial posts."
Top state leaders from the Congress and Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) were not immediately available for comments.
Congress President Sonia Gandhi and India-born PepsiCo chief Indra Nooyi figure among the top 10 in the global list of most powerful women compiled by Forbes magazine for 2013.
Beating all odds, a visually impaired girl, Shrishti Tiwari, from Damoh town has topped the Madhya Pradesh Higher Secondary examination in Arts stream.
IPLis a den of gambling, BJP leader Yashwant Sinha said and pressed for a detailed inquiry into the spot fixing in the tournament.
A Delhi court has sentenced a 42-year-old man to three years in jail for extra-marital relation with his landlord's wife.
A Public Interest Litigation has been filed in the Supreme Court challenging the appointment of the new Comptroller and Auditor General.
Sacked iGate Corp Chief Executive Phaneesh Murthy will be sued for sexually harassing the firm's investor relations head and allegedly making her pregnant, the law firm representing the victim said today.
The new identity for Sanjay Dutt is prisoner number 16656 in jail in Pune.