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Rahul Gandhi may like to be Cong President through internal poll: Veerappa Moily

Rahul Gandhi may like to be Cong President through internal poll: Veerappa Moily

Senior Congress leader M Veerappa Moily on Friday said Rahul Gandhi would like to emerge as the party president through an internal election process, and hinted that he may assume the charge as early as next month.

Sep 15, 2017, 19:16 PM IST
PM Modi meets Union Ministers, top officials of UP, Bihar

PM Modi meets Union Ministers, top officials of UP, Bihar

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday met Union Ministers and top government officials from Uttar Pradesh and Bihar.

Aug 30, 2017, 23:38 PM IST

India rescued 80,000 distressed citizens in 3 years: Sushma Swaraj

As many as 80,000 distressed Indians were rescued safely from different countries in three years since the NDA government led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi took office, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said on Sunday.

Aug 27, 2017, 22:05 PM IST
With eye on 2019 polls, Narendra Modi-Amit Shah may spring surprises in Cabinet reshuffle

With eye on 2019 polls, Narendra Modi-Amit Shah may spring surprises in Cabinet reshuffle

ZMCL CEO Jagdeesh Chandra's in-depth analysis to decode much talked about Cabinet reshuffle which may impact upcoming assembly and Lok Sabha polls.

Aug 27, 2017, 17:05 PM IST

Don't subordinate India to US, CPI-M tells government

CPI-M has said that the Modi government was getting into a deeper strategic embrace with the US.

Aug 24, 2017, 19:07 PM IST
Government plans to make 20 universities 'world class': PM Modi

Government plans to make 20 universities 'world class': PM Modi

PM Modi on Tuesday said his government plans to transform 20 universities into "world class" educational institutions.

Aug 16, 2017, 00:09 AM IST
With an eye firmly on China, India to invite all ASEAN heads to R-Day parade

With an eye firmly on China, India to invite all ASEAN heads to R-Day parade

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj announced this at the ninth edition of India-ASEAN Delhi Dialogue on Wednesday.

Jul 08, 2017, 17:30 PM IST
Govt objects to lawyer saying India becoming 'totalitarian'

Govt objects to lawyer saying India becoming 'totalitarian'

The high-voltage hearing before a bench headed by Justice J Chelameswar saw Attorney General K K Venugopal strongly objecting to the use of these phrases by senior counsel Shyam Divan who appeared for those having reservations over the policy relating to the unique identification scheme.

Jul 07, 2017, 18:09 PM IST

Rajnath Singh calls meeting of state home ministers to discuss internal security

Prevailing situation in Jammu and Kashmir, cross-border terrorism, violence perpetrated by the Maoists and other issues will be discussed at the day-long meeting. 

Jun 13, 2017, 17:34 PM IST

Even Modi couldn't predict BJP's massive win in 2014: Rajnath Singh

Narendra Modi, who led the BJP to a clear-cut majority in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, could not predict during the campaign that the victory would be so huge, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said here on Thursday.

Jun 09, 2017, 00:14 AM IST

Resolving Kashmir issue will take some time: Rajnath Singh

Vowing to uproot Pakistan- sponsored terrorism in Jammu and Kashmir, Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday asserted that the NDA government is working towards a permanent solution to the seven-decade-old Kashmir issue, though it may take some time.

Jun 03, 2017, 15:57 PM IST
ISIS failed in India despite large Muslim population: Rajnath Singh

ISIS failed in India despite large Muslim population: Rajnath Singh

India has the largest Muslim population in the world but ISIS had been unable to establish itself in the country, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said here on Saturday.

Jun 03, 2017, 12:53 PM IST

Rescind notification on cattle slaughter: Pondicherry CM V Narayanasamy tells Centre

CM described the Centre's decision to impose the ban as "autocratic and a clear case of infringement on the rights of people relating to food habits".

May 27, 2017, 15:20 PM IST
Investor wealth surges over Rs 50 lakh crore in 3 years

Investor wealth surges over Rs 50 lakh crore in 3 years

Investor wealth has surged by over Rs 50 lakh crore since the Modi government was voted to power three years ago, with the Sensex surging to its lifetime high of 31,074.07 on Friday.

May 26, 2017, 18:08 PM IST
Post-note ban 12.54 lakh PoS terminals added in Q4

Post-note ban 12.54 lakh PoS terminals added in Q4

Post the November 8 demonetisation measure, 12.54 lakh Point of Sale (PoS) terminals have been added during the fourth quarter of the last fiscal ended March to facilitate more digital transactions, the government has said.

May 25, 2017, 14:44 PM IST

3rd NDA anniversary: Top BJP leaders to hold rallies from May 26

"The major achievements of the government will be highlighted during the rallies, in which top National and State level party leaders and union ministers will participate," she told reporters here.

May 21, 2017, 19:56 PM IST

BJP slams Congress for blocking OBC bill

The BJP National Executive hailed Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the NDA government on Sunday for enacting a bill to grant constitutional status to the OBC Commission and slammed the Congress for blocking it in the Rajya Sabha.

Apr 16, 2017, 15:25 PM IST

127 infiltration attempts in J&K since 2015: Government

There have been 127 infiltration attempts in Jammu and Kashmir since 2015, the government informed the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday. As many as 101 terrorism incidents have taken place in the state since 2016.

Mar 28, 2017, 23:10 PM IST

No move to end reservation for SCs, STs: Government

The BJP-led central government rejected the charge that it was trying to end reservation for SCs and STs, as the Lok Sabha on Thursday passed the Constitution (Scheduled Castes) Orders (Amendment) Bill, 2017, that seeks to modify the list of Scheduled Castes in Odisha.

Mar 23, 2017, 23:18 PM IST

PM the most dominant figure post poll: Chidambaram

Former Finance Minister P Chidambaram today said PM Narendra Modi has emerged as the "most dominant political figure" after the assembly polls, while seeking to differ that the election results are a referendum on note ban.

Mar 11, 2017, 22:54 PM IST