US President Donald Trump has reset his Asia outreach on a temperate note, writing a conciliatory letter to China's leader Xi JinPing and hosting Japan's Prime Minister Abe for round of golf this weekend. Trump's foreign policy focus comes amid continuing domestic clashes over the powers and privileges of the executive.
Governor C Vidyasagar Rao met the two warring factions of AIADMK on Thursday. Vidyasagar first met caretaker chief minister O Panneerselvam, who claimed majority support, and then general secretary V K Sasikala, who claimed to form the next government.
Leader of Opposition in West Bengal Assembly Abdul Mannan was Wednesday hospitalized after he had taken ill. This was while he being evicted by the marshall from the House after a scuffle between Congress MLAs and the security staff.
Governor Ch Vidyasagar Rao, who holds joint charge for Maharashtra and TN, is not yet scheduled to meet with the Sasikala camp though an appointment was sought through his office after she was elected leader of the AIADMK legislature party.