Janata Parivar to hold protest against Modi govt

Six political constituents of the erstwhile Janata Parivar will share a common platform tomorrow to corner the Narendra Modi government over various issues including its "failure" to fulfil election promises.

E-rickshaws to be back soon; govt approves changes in law

Paving the way for return of e-rickshaws on roads of the National Capital, the Cabinet on Friday approved amendments to the Motor Vehicle Act that will ease the norms for obtaining a licence to drive the battery operated vehicles.

After umbrellas and black shawls, TMC MPs now protest with earthern pots in Parliament
After umbrellas and black shawls, TMC MPs now protest with earthern pots in Parliament

Amid reported move of the Narendra Modi government to amend MNREGA, MPs of the Trinamool Congress on Friday adopted a unique method to hold protest outside Parliament here.

Govt to set up committee of MPs to monitor NE projects

With over 700 ongoing development projects getting delayed in the Northeast, government is contemplating setting up a committee of MPs to monitor such schemes in the region.

Lokpal, DPSE Acts to be amended

The government is moving to amend Lokpal Act and the law governing the functioning of CBI to ensure that there is no requirement of "quorum" in the respective selection panels for choosing the anti-corruption ombudsman or the CBI chief.

Beni Prasad Verma criticises Narendra Modi Govt's Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan

Congress leader Beni Prasad Verma on Monday charged the Narendra Modi Government with not doing any welfare work for the country's citizens and said it has only handed them "jhaadu" (broom) in the name of Swachh Bharat campaign.

Centre effects mid-level bureaucratic reshuffle

Nearly 40 IAS officers have been shifted to different departments as part of a mid-level bureaucratic reshuffle effected by the central government.

UP bypolls: HC notice to Centre, state govt on Yogi Adityanath

The Allahabad High Court on Thursday issued notices to the Central and Uttar Pradesh governments, as well as the Election Commission while hearing a petition on poll campaigning by BJP MP Yogi Adityanath and Union minister Kalraj Mishra.

100 days in office: Communicate about your good work, PM Modi tells ministers
100 days in office: Communicate about your good work, PM Modi tells ministers

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government will, in the first week of next month, complete 100 days in office.

Nitish Kumar flays Modi govt for announcing rail hike before budget

Former Railway Minister and JD(U) leader Nitish Kumar on Friday criticised Narendra Modi government for promoting a "bad tradition" of announcing hike in Railway fare and freight before presentation of Railway budget in Parliament.

PM Narendra Modi`s advice to ministers: No relatives in personal staff

Leading from the front and by personal example has been Narendra Modi`s style of working in Gujarat. The new ministers got their first lesson on the “Gujarat model” of governance when they were advised by the Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions department of Personnel & Training to not appoint their relatives as personal staff.

Arunachal BJP congratulates Modi, Rijiju

Arunachal Pradesh BJP has congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi and its MP Kiren Rijiju who was made a minister of state for home affairs.

Congress slams inclusion of Sanjeev Balyan in Council of Ministers

Congress today took potshots over the inclusion of riots accused Muzaffarnagar MP Sanjeev Balyan in the Union Council of Ministers headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Will Narendra Modi`s Cabinet include Shiromani Akali Dal`s Harsimrat Kaur?

While talks are being held among the BJP top brass over the composition of the Cabinet in a Narendra Modi-led government, it is yet to be seen whether the party`s age-old alliance partner Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) will be considered for it or not.

Modi government announces Rs 2 crore aid for rain-ravaged Uttarakhand

Gujarat govt would provide Rs 2 crore to Uttarakhand administration for relief measures in the hill state.

Modi govt holds last cabinet meeting ahead of D-day

Last Cabinet meeting of the incumbent Narendra Modi government was held at Gandhinagar on Wednesday.

Kodnani`s instigation brought death to Naroda resi

Had the former Gujarat minister and BJP MLA Maya Kodnani not instigated a mob, 96 persons from the minority community would not have been massacred in Naroda Patiya on February 28, 2002, a special court has concluded.