Tamil Nadu polls: Modi govt taking anti-working class initiatives, says CPI

Referring to RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan's "one-eyed king" remarks, Raja said though BJP ministers have criticised him over it, "his (Rajan's) comments explain everything.  

Government reconstitutes IGNCA Trust, Congress cries foul

The government on Thursday reconstituted the Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts (IGNCA) Trust, appointing journalist Ram Bahadur Rai as its president. While the government said the new appointees were "deserving people", the Congress said it was another step to undermine established institutions.

PM Modi hopes Muslim community derives benefits from NDA's welfare schemes

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Wednesday expressed hope that the Muslim community in India shall be able to derive huge benefit from the welfare schemes such as the Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana, and Mudra Yojana initiated by the NDA Government.

NDA befooling people by raking issues like love Jihad, beef, 'Bharat Mata ki Jai': Nitish Kumar

NDA befooling people by raking issues like love Jihad, beef, 'Bharat Mata ki Jai': Nitish Kumar

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Saturday made a scathing attack on the NDA government at the Centre, alleging it was trying to "shut the voice" of the people as "manifested in the JNU incident".

Arvind Kejriwal asks President to help jewellers on excise duty issue

 Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday met President Pranab Mukherjee and asked him to intervene on the NDA government's budget proposal to impose one per cent excise duty on non-silver jewellery.

No major mistake in policy, governance: Jaitley on NDA govt

The BJP-led NDA Government has not made any major mistake in terms of governance, both on integrity and policy, in two years and "that says a lot", Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has said.

Government wants to make Northeast hub of trade with South East Asia: Rajnath Singh

Government wants to make Northeast hub of trade with South East Asia: Rajnath Singh

The NDA government wants to make the Northeast a hub for trade with South East Asian countries but for that peace must prevail in the region, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said on Tuesday.

Government's actions will be dictated by ideology for which BJP was established: Amit Shah

Government's actions will be dictated by ideology for which BJP was established: Amit Shah

Amit Shah said on Sunday that there was no question of compromising the core ideology of Sangh Parivar.

Vijay Mallya not a needle that can't be found: Congress' salvo in parliament

Vijay Mallya not a needle that can't be found: Congress' salvo in parliament

Ghulam Nabi Azad accused the NDA government of helping Mallya to “escape” the country.

Academicians slam government for interference in universities

Renowned academicians on Thursday slammed the central government for what they called its unwarranted interference in central universities and autonomous educational institutes.

We turned challenges into opportunities: Finance Minister

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley Monday said the BJP-led NDA government converted low economic growth and zero investor confidence which it inherited into opportunities as India's GDP has now zoomed to 7.6 percent.

Parliament a place for debate and discussion, not disruption or obstruction, says President Pranab Mukherjee

President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday addressed the joint session of both Houses of Parliament on the first day of the Budget Session.

Tricolour at central universities a 'dangerous trend': RJD

The Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) on Friday criticised the move to install the national flag in the central university campuses and accused the BJP-led NDA Government of reducing everything to the level of spectacle which would be a very dangerous trend.

Three ABVP members slam Centre over handling of JNU row, quit

Three ABVP members slam Centre over handling of JNU row, quit

There is a difference between "interrogation and crushing ideology and branding entire Left as anti-national", they said.

PM Narendra Modi wants to make railway stations 'iconic structures'

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said that the NDA government wanted to make railway stations iconic structures.

No clarity on Rajiv Gandhi assassination probe; CBI sends reminder

 CBI has sent another reminder to the Home Ministry seeking extension to its multi-disciplinary monitoring agency, probing the larger conspiracy in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination, as the NDA government is mum on the fate of the team whose term expired on May 31, 2015.

Sports council recommends massive hike in 'meagre' union sports budget

Sports council recommends massive hike in 'meagre' union sports budget

The revived All India Council of Sports (AICS) on Saturday recommended a massive hike in central government's sports budget stating that the current Rs 886 crore allocation is too meagre for a country as big as India.

President signs ordinance to amend Enemy Property Act

The Narendra Modi government, following the footsteps of the previous UPA government, has been keen to amend the Enemy Property Act.

NDA government has failed to contain terrorism: Raj Babbar

The NDA government at the centre has failed to contain terrorism, Raj Babbar said on Tuesday.

Government committed to ensuring security of all MPs: Rudy

The Centre on Tuesday assured the Lok Sabha it will "take all steps to ensure safety and security of all the members".