Narendra Modi government

Loans worth Rs 2.41 lakh crore of crony corporates written-off, confirms Modi government

Loans worth Rs 2.41 lakh crore of crony corporates written-off, confirms Modi government

The government was asked to furnish details of the corporates whose loans were written off and the reasons for it being done.

Apr 04, 2018, 19:01 PM IST
Rajnath Singh meets two kids who donated Rs 1 lakh each to 'Bharat Ke Veer' fund

Rajnath Singh meets two kids who donated Rs 1 lakh each to 'Bharat Ke Veer' fund

The 'Bharat Ke Veer' initiative, which is a pet project of Narendra Modi government, was launched by the Home Ministry in 2017.

Mar 24, 2018, 22:30 PM IST
7th Pay Commission: Here's what you can actually expect from April 2018

7th Pay Commission: Here's what you can actually expect from April 2018

The Modi government is planning to raise the minimum pay from Rs 18,000 to Rs 21,000 from April this year for their employees.

Mar 18, 2018, 22:12 PM IST
Sonia Gandhi tears into Narendra Modi government, calls it 'arrogant and power hungry'

Sonia Gandhi tears into Narendra Modi government, calls it 'arrogant and power hungry'

She accused the government of selling a gimmick to people in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections.

Mar 17, 2018, 19:30 PM IST
Vodafone retrospective tax decision was erroneous, says Arun Jaitley

Vodafone retrospective tax decision was erroneous, says Arun Jaitley

Vodafone is facing tax claims and interest totalling more than Rs 22,000 crore in India.

Feb 24, 2018, 23:05 PM IST
7th Pay Commission: Three-time fitment factor hike for Central govt employees

7th Pay Commission: Three-time fitment factor hike for Central govt employees

Under the 7th Pay Commission, govt employees have been asking for the fitment factor to be raised by 3.68 times from the existing 2.57 times.

Feb 18, 2018, 23:32 PM IST
7th Pay Commission: Seven things to know about panel recommendations for Central govt employees

7th Pay Commission: Seven things to know about panel recommendations for Central govt employees

The minimum pay of an entry-level govt employee is increased from Rs 7,000 to Rs 18,000 per month.

Feb 17, 2018, 21:37 PM IST
7th Pay Commission: All you need to know about recommendations for Central govt employees

7th Pay Commission: All you need to know about recommendations for Central govt employees

The minimum pay of an entry-level government employee is increased from Rs 7,000 to Rs 18,000 per month.

Feb 16, 2018, 16:19 PM IST
BJP's ally trouble worsens, TDP says Andhra got less than Baahubali's earnings

BJP's ally trouble worsens, TDP says Andhra got less than Baahubali's earnings

Narendra Modi-led Bharatiya Janata Party is facing some major ally trouble. After Shiv Sena announced that it would part ways with the ruling party to contest elections in 2019 alone, another National Democratic Alliance (NDA) constituent Telugu Desam Party (TDP) is now up in arms against the government.

Feb 08, 2018, 12:12 PM IST
Arunachal village Bomja among Asia’s richest, thanks to land acquisition payment by Modi government

Arunachal village Bomja among Asia’s richest, thanks to land acquisition payment by Modi government

A village in Arunachal Pradesh has now become one of the richest villages in Asia, thanks to payments released towards land acquisition in the area by the Union Ministry of Defence. The ministry has reportedly released payment worth Rs 40,80,38,400.

Feb 08, 2018, 10:26 AM IST
If Modi government is not ousted, it will be harmful for India: Akhilesh Yadav

If Modi government is not ousted, it will be harmful for India: Akhilesh Yadav

Yadav also said he still have doubts about the electronic voting machines, and will continue to back the paper ballot system.

Feb 05, 2018, 08:14 AM IST
Challenges before Modi government in Jaitley's Union Budget 2018

Challenges before Modi government in Jaitley's Union Budget 2018

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is slated to present Union Budget 2018 on Thursday.

Jan 31, 2018, 22:37 PM IST
No orange passport, current practice to continue: Government

No orange passport, current practice to continue: Government

Ministry of External Affairs issued a statement in this regard, saying the government has decided to continue with the current practice.

Jan 30, 2018, 20:04 PM IST

Republic Day Edit | Sowing an idea for agriculture

Making tools and technology available to farmers is a long-term solution to their problems, not steroid injections of 'higher prices'.

Jan 26, 2018, 19:37 PM IST
Narendra Modi bringing policies opposed by BJP during Congress: Yashwant Sinha

Narendra Modi bringing policies opposed by BJP during Congress: Yashwant Sinha

Vajpayee's BJP had equality, Modi-Shah's BJP is not the same, says Yashwant Sinha.

Jan 10, 2018, 21:30 PM IST
Smart City Mission: Only 5% of projects finished in 2.5 years

Smart City Mission: Only 5% of projects finished in 2.5 years

Under the Smart City Mission, 90 cities have so far been identified through three rounds of competition for implementing various projects.

Jan 10, 2018, 10:34 AM IST
No proposal to make Aadhaar linkage mandatory for property deals: Govt

No proposal to make Aadhaar linkage mandatory for property deals: Govt

The comments assume significance in the backdrop of Puri reportedly stating last month that seeding Aadhaar to property transactions was a great idea and as the government was linking Aadhaar with bank accounts, it might take some additional steps for the property market also.

Dec 19, 2017, 17:33 PM IST
Govt to introduce new mechanism, launch helpline to curb child pornography

Govt to introduce new mechanism, launch helpline to curb child pornography

The central government is not satisfied with the existing mechanism to tackle child pornography.

Nov 23, 2017, 09:31 AM IST
SC junks plea against Blue Whale Challenge as Centre says can’t regulate it

SC junks plea against Blue Whale Challenge as Centre says can’t regulate it

The Supreme Court on Monday disposed of petition against the Blue Whale Challenge after the central government argued that it was not possible to regulate the game.

Nov 20, 2017, 13:34 PM IST
Pre-budget media quarantine in FinMin to start from Dec 1

Pre-budget media quarantine in FinMin to start from Dec 1

This would be last full budget of the Narendra Modi led government which came to power in May 2014.

Nov 15, 2017, 21:07 PM IST