Govt changing patterns of communication on Dawood sends wrong signals: Congress

The Congress party on Wednesday lashed out at the government for its contradicting statement on underworld don Dawood Ibrahim' s location and said that it sends a very wrong signal to the people of India.

Sonia Gandhi slams PM Modi, says his govt may scrap RTI Act
Sonia Gandhi slams PM Modi, says his govt may scrap RTI Act

Congress president Sonia Gandhi targeted the Narendra Modi government in Parliament on Wednesday over the "failure of institutional mechanism" in the country.

Arun Shourie's remarks on Modi govt carry no value: Tapen Sen

 CITU leader and MP Tapen Sen today ridiculed former minister Arun Shourie's comments against the NDA government saying he was in the "same page" as Prime Minister Narendra Modi as far as reforms were concerned.

Furnish 'success stories' of flagship schemes: Centre tells states

The NDA government, which is completing one year in office this month, has asked state governments including those ruled by opposition parties to highlight and "furnish success stories" of all Centrally sponsored flagship programmes, particularly those concerning rural economy, pertaining to this period.

Furnish 'success stories' of flagship schemes: Centre to states

The NDA government, which is completing one year in office this month, has asked state governments including those ruled by opposition parties to highlight and "furnish success stories" of all Centrally sponsored flagship programmes, particularly those concerning rural economy, pertaining to this period.

Opposition accuses govt of thrusting its legislative agenda in Parliament

The Opposition in Lok Sabha on Thursday accused the government of thrusting its legislative agenda on the House after it proposed to bring the controversial land acquisition bill next week.

Smriti Irani defends appointment of Vice Chancellors by UPA govt

Government Wednesday steered clear of getting into any controversy over the appointment of some Vice Chancellors by the UPA government, saying they were selected by Search and Selection Committees and any comment on them would go against the autonomy of the universities.

No quake forecast for India by NASA: Government

The NASA has made no earthquake forecast for India, the government said on Sunday, and asked people to ignore text messages with a "fake" prediction of a strong quake to hit north India.

'Distress, drought not only factors behind farmers' suicides'

Distress, drought and failure to repay loan are not the only factors behind farmers' suicides in the country and there are other reasons also which go "unnoticed", a senior Cabinet minister said on Friday.

Govt considering hike in annual allocation under MPLADS

The government is considering a proposal to increase annual allocation under the Member of Parliament Local Area Development scheme from Rs 5 crore a year to as much as Rs 25 crore for every MP.

Government does not endorse discriminatory statements: Rajnath

The government on Tuesday said it does not "endorse" any kind of statement which seeks to discriminate between the people of the country.

Whatever we have done, we have done for poor people: Rahul Gandhi at Kisan rally

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi, who was missing from action for almost two months, led the Kisan rally at Ramlila Maidan here on Sunday against NDA government's Land Acquisition Bill.

Modi government played truant with Land Act: Chandy

Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Tuesday said the NDA government, led by Narendra Modi, has played truant with the Land Act floated by the previous UPA government to help farmers.

Govt forms task force on interlinking of rivers to bring states on board

Seeking to overcome the hurdles in interlinking of rivers, the Centre Tuesday constituted a 'Task Force' to work on forging consensus among different states for speedy implementation of the NDA government's ambitious project.

NDA's Smart City project, New Urban Mission to roll out soon?

The much awaited 'Smart City' project and the new urban renewal mission -- two of the NDA government's flagship programmes -- are likely to be launched by the end of this month after a nod from the Cabinet.

Jats put in OBC as per Constitutional mandate: Centre to SC

Government has said it has the powers under the Constitution to include Jats in the central list of Other Backward Classes (OBC) and sought a review of Supreme Court's decision to scrap quota for the community.

Govt mulls appointment of new Governors

Centre is mulling filling vacancies of Governors in nine states, five of them ruled by Congress, soon as one Governor is holding the charge of four states while five others are in-charge of at least two states each.

Giriraj Singh comment row: Robert Vadra comes out in defence of Sonia Gandhi

Defending his mother-in-law, Robert Vadra slammed Bihar BJP leader and Union Minister in the NDA government, Giriraj Singh, for his 'racist' remarks on Congress president Sonia Gandhi.

BJP pulls up Giriraj Singh for 'racist' remarks against Sonia Gandhi; Congress asks PM Modi to sack him
BJP pulls up Giriraj Singh for 'racist' remarks against Sonia Gandhi; Congress asks PM Modi to sack him

Bihar BJP leader and Union Minister in the NDA government, Giriraj Singh, has reportedly been pulled up by senior BJP leaders for his remarks against Congress president Sonia Gandhi, as per reports on Wednesday.

PM Modi meets ministers with independent charge to take stock of work done

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday morning held a meeting with Ministers of State with independent charge.