Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will chair his last Cabinet meet of the UPA-II on Friday
The govt is set to clear some vital proposals before model code kicks in ahead of the 2014 Lok Sabha elections.
As per sources, the Cabinet could approve the merger of DA with the basic salary for government employees to boost their overall salary
Also on the table could be an increase in the number of working days under the MNERGA Act from 100 to 150
The Cabinet is also expected to discuss the Disabilities Rights Bill and an ordinance to approve five anti-corruption Bills.
BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi will be in Karnataka today. He is expected to address a rally in Gulbarg district and Hubli.
BJP's rail roko in Bihar - BJP workers stop Rajdhani Express at Patna junction. BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi and state party chief Mangal Pandey detained for disrupting rail traffic.
Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi will be in Maharashtra on a two day visit from 28 February to 1 March.
Bihar will get special status only when Narendra Modi becomes the prime minister, says Sushil Kumar Modi
Train services disrupted due to BJP's rail roko in Bihar.
Bihar rail roko: Rajrani express stopped at Saharsa, Jan Shatabdi stopped at Patna junction, Danapur Intercity stopped at Darbhanga
LJP did what they felt was better for them. This is politics: Nitish Kumar on LJP-BJP alliance
Delhi court summons Arvind Kejriwal in a criminal defamation case filed against him by Nitin Gadkari: PTI
Modi's continuous campaign reveals he is a hard worker. He is good friend too: DMK chief Karunanidhi
Can't speculate post poll scenario right now: DMK chief Karunanidhi
It is too early to speak anything about Third Front: Naveen Patnaik
Delhi court asks Arvind Kejriwal to appear before it on April 7 in a defamation case filed against him by BJP leader Nitin Gadkari.
Cabinet approves President's Rule in Andhra Pradesh
I have supported her because the 2014 elections is a turning point for India: Anna Hazare on support to Mamata Bannerjee
I had written a 17 point letter to all parties, no one responded to me except Mamata: Anna Hazare
People of India are looking for a change: Anna Hazare
Mamata said she was ready to implement those 17 points when she comes to power: Anna
Cabinet approves DA hike and merger with basic salary of government employees
Ordinance on key anti-corruption legislations backed by Rahul Gandhi deferred
Cabinet clears hiking dearness allowance to 100 per cent from existing 90 per cent, benefiting 50 lakh employees and 30 lakh pensioners
Cabinet approves Rs 1,000 per month minimum pension under EPFO scheme
Our alliance with BJP is issue based: Chirag Paswan on BJP-LJP alliance
Rajnath Singh has apologized to the minorities in case they committed some mistake. What more should be done: Chirag Paswan
The decision on alliance has been taken keeping the interest of the country first and the party second: Chirag Paswan
Rahul Gandhi meets Aanganwadi workers in Lucknow
DMK leader TKS Elangovan rubbishes reports of a tie-up with the BJP for upcoming Lok Sabha elections. He reacts to reports suggesting an alliance between the two parties, saying, "Political parties ally on the basis of policies and ideology. There is nothing political, a friend is a friend. It is a fact that he (Karunanidhi) is friends with Modi, this is a personal relationship , not a political issue. General Council has decided that there is no alliance with BJP."
Trinamool Congress boss Mamata Banerjee condemns hike in expenditure limit of Lok Sabha candidates. It is reported that the Union Cabinet has taken a decision to increase the expenditure limit for each candidate for the Lok Sabha polls from Rs 40 lakh to Rs 70 lakh.
BJP prime ministerial nominee Narendra Modi addresses a rally in Karnataka's Gulbarga.
Narendra Modi addresses a rally in Gulbarga
Congress is ruined as it is has destroyed the country. Soon the party will vanish: Modi
Congress is responsible for the problems that people are facing: Modi
Right now the polls have not been declared and see the wave. Perhaps it will be a tsunami by then: Modi
Sonia Gandhi came here a few days back. Did she give a report of her govt's work? Did she reply on corruption, price rise, LoC killngs: Modi
Nation was free in 1947 but not Gulbarga. It was Sardar Patel who took on the Nizam and freed Gulbarga: Modi.
I'll go to Seemandhra as soon as I can, to heal their wounds and share their woes: Modi
Congress plays the politics of divide and rule. They make people fight and enjoy themselves in Delhi: Modi
After BJP, Shiv Sena has now released their first list of Lok Sabha candidates.
LJP has only issue based alliance with BJP. It is wrong to accuse us of being opportunistic. I don't think RSS ideology is right for India, Ram Vilas Paswan will share stage with Narendra Modi. The alliance is not being done just to promote me. If BJP includes Ram temple in its manifesto, then we will see how we will deal with it: Chirag Paswan
In 2014 Lok Sabha elections Congress will face worst ever defeat. Congress might not even cross 100 seats: LK Advani
LK Advani expresses his desire to contest elections but says it is up to the party to decide
BJP will break all records in 2014 Lok Sabha elections: LK Advani
BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi addresses a rally at Hubli in Karnataka
The maturity of the voters of India will be seen in this election: Modi
It's the strength of the Indian democracy that a 'chai bechnewala' (tea seller) is standing before you: Modi