The NDA government on Wednesday asserted before the Supreme Court that Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ambitious clean Ganga plan has a "vision" to achieve the goal of 'aviral' (uninterrupted) and 'nirmal' (clean) river.
The Law Commission Tuesday submitted to Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad, its second report recommending outright repeal of 88 obsolete laws and permanent ordinances and partial repeal of another 25 laws that had either outlived their utility or came in the way of current laws.
BJP vice president Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Sunday launched a blistering attack on Congress and praised Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saying that he had eliminated "power brokers" from the "corridors of power" in Delhi.
Facing flak from Congress for accepting Prime Minister Narendra Modi's invite to join Swachhta Abhiyan, former Union Minister Shashi Tharoor on Thursday got support from party general secretary Digvijay Singh, who saw "nothing wrong" in the Kerala MP's actions.
The DMK Wednesday urged the central government to put a stop to the violent acts by AIADMK cadres and supporters in the state following the conviction of former chief minister J. Jayalalithaa in a graft case.
In stepped-up attack on friend-turned-foe BJP and Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray on Tuesday alleged the central government lacked courage to confront Pakistan on repeated ceasefire violations by that country and death of civilians in shelling along the Line of Control (LOC).
As the latest ceasefire violation by Pakistan left five persons dead and 34 others injured on Monday in Jammu and Kashmir, BJP chief Amit Shah said that Indian forces have been giving a fitting reply to such acts by the neighbouring country ever since the NDA government came to power.
Lauding the NDA government for its efforts to improve foreign relations, Puri Shankaracharya, Swami Nischalananda Saraswati on Thursday said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi's recent visit to the US has given a boost to India's image.
As top executives picked up brooms on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's call to rid the country of litter and rubbish, Reliance Group Chairman Anil Ambani on Thursday said he is dedicating himself to the movement.
Ministry of External Affairs today received a report by African envoys expressing concern over attacks on their nationals, prompting the government to assure them that there was "zero-tolerance" against targeting of any particular nationality and necessary action will taken in the matter.
Highlighting the need for cleanliness to ensure beauty and progress of a place, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Thursday launched the "Swachh Bharat" campaign by wielding a broom in the city.
Ahead of the launch of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on October 2, AAP has taken up the cause of "safai karmacharis" and said the government should initiate action to put an end to their woes.
The Delhi High Court on Monday restrained the Centre from taking a decision on appointment to a newly-created post of Principal Commissioner of Income Tax on a plea alleging that the process adopted to appoint a person to that office was illegal.
Union HRD minister Smriti Irani on Friday urged the Vice Chancellors of all the Gujarat-based universities to design courses to help the potential boom in the manufacturing sector with the launch of Make in India campaign.