Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa has written to all her counterparts to rally support for her view that the central government should strive for broad consensus on the issue of Goods and Services Tax (GST).
Singapore's former Prime Minister Goh Chok Tong is on a five-day visit to India during which he will be meeting several political heads, including Prime Minister Narendra Modi, and business leaders with a view to reaffirm the close bilateral ties.
Norms related to blacklisting of weapon manufacturing firms facing corruption charges have been eased partially as these were affecting country's security preparedness, Defence Minister Arun Jaitley said on Saturday.
India today said ceasefire violations by Pakistan along the LoC and International Border were "serious and provocative" and created an environment "not very conducive" for relationship between the two sides.
Addressing a press conference in New Delhi on the occasion of 100 days of Modi Governance, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday showed great confidence over the prospects of Indian economy's further growth.
Finance and Defence Minister Arun Jaitley, on Friday sought to project Prime Minister Narendra Modi as a leader who give his ministers a lot of "decentralised authority contrary to what a lot of people feel".
Defence Ministry on Friday scrapped a scam-tainted tender worth over Rs 6,000 crore to procure 197 light utility helicopters for Army and Air Force to replace the vintage fleet of Cheetah and Chetak choppers used to move troops and equipment to high altitude locations like Siachen.
Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal Thursday sought intervention of Union Ministers Arun Jaitley and Uma Bharti for "prompt clearance" of the project to restart work on the 'Sakki/Kiran Nallah' (drain) in Amritsar and Gurdaspur Districts.
Defence Minister Arun Jaitley visited Lalu Prasad Yadav in a Mumbai hospital, a day after the Rashtriya Janata Dal chief underwent a marathon six-hour-15-minute-long surgery to treat his heart condition.
The Defence Ministry will decide the fate of the controversial Rs 6,000 crore deal to procure 197 light choppers which has been on hold due to an ongoing CBI probe into charges that a Brigadier had sought bribe from AgustaWestland to help it bag the contract.
Defence Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday reviewed the progress of `Project 75' (indigenous submarine construction project) alongwith other ongoing warship building projects including P-15 B class stealth destroyers here.
Rejecting reports that the ruling BJP has sidelined its patriarchs Atal Bihari Vajpayee, L K Advani and Murli Manohar Joshi, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Wednesday said that they are guides and philosophers for the party and can never be ignored.