Failure to act according to promises on policies unfair: SC

The Supreme Court has said that the government should look into "pros and cons" before laying down any policy like `uninterrupted electricity supply` as failure to act according to promises would be "unfair and immoral" on its part.

Third Front will focus on policy, not leader: Yechury

A Third Front, which is still in the making, will focus on policies and not on a leader, Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) leader Sitaram Yechury said in the national capital Saturday.

CPI-M seeks to unify non-BJP, non-Congress parties

The CPI-M on Sunday said it will try to unify non-Congress and non-BJP parties in order to provide alternative policies to the country.

Centre`s policies will cost Congress: Chautala

Indian National
Lok Dal President Om Prakash Chautala has said that Congress
would pay the price for its anti-people policies.

DMK govt adopted wrong policies on power: AIADMK

Charging the previous DMK regime
with adopting the "wrong approach" on the power and water
fronts, the ruling AIADMK on Tuesday said it accorded high priority
on addressing these issues.

Kerala: UDF not to correct policies of LDF government

Kerala Rural Development and Registration Minister KC Joseph on Thursday alleged that the previous LDF government failed to maintain a good relationship with the Centre, resulting in failure to get its sanction for many projects.

Tourism policies should consider eco-balance: Omar

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Thursday said tourism policies should be formulated keeping in mind the need to preserve the natural beauty and ecological balance in the state.

Karnataka CM blames Centre`s policies for price rise

Karnataka Chief Minister B S
Yeddyurappa on Tuesday blamed Centre for the rising prices of
essential commodities, including onion and said he would
convene a meeting for discussing steps to check the hike.

Gujarat rolls out new twin land acquisition policies

Gujarat on Wednesday came out
with twin industrial development land policies providing for
compensation at prices 20-30 per cent higher than market rates
and allocation of alternate plots to project-affected people.

Obama`s remarks on Iran have no bearing on India`s policies

US President Barack Obama`s
remarks on Iran and Myanmar in his address to Parliament
reflected the views of his country and they do not have a
bearing on India`s policies, government said on Wednesday.

Hillary asks Myanmar rulers to end their repressive policies

US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton asked Myanmar`s military rulers to end their
repressive policies and begin an all inclusive dialogue with
pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi who was released from
house arrest.

Obama promises to make "mid-course corrections" in policies

US Prez admitted he needed to make some "mid-course corrections" and "adjustments" to win back the support of the angry American people as he
promised to work with a resurgent Republicans.

Govt to continue with public welfare policies: Sukhbir

Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal on Thursday said the government would continue its public welfare policies as per the manifesto of the SAD-BJP combine despite "mischievous tirade" against pro-poor subsidies.

India`s policies creating huge economic differences: Yechury

Charging that India was following a neoliberal agenda, CPI-M leader Sitaram Yechury Friday said the economic policies in the country have created deep class divisions and could seriously threaten its existence.

Pachauri for focus on `natural debt` while forming policies

Noted environmentalist R K
Pachauri on Monday advocated the need to focus on "natural debt"
instead of financial aspects while forming national and fiscal
policies in view of the fast depleting natural resources.

Fresh strikes against Greek austerity policies

Greek civil servants led fresh strikes Monday against government spending cuts as Prime Minister George Papandreou sought to drum up support for his government`s policies in Washington.

Krishna asserts; asks Tharoor to toe policies decided by him

Asserting that he is the boss
of the ministry, External Affairs Minister S M Krishna on Wednesday
made it clear to his deputy Shashi Tharoor that he has to toe
the policies decided by him.

Policies needed to ensure water even during calamities: Sangma

Union Minister of State for Rural Development Agatha Sangma on Wednesday expressed the need of policies that could ensure availability of water for every sector even during calamities.

China blames separatists, not policies, for riots

China on Tuesday defended its policies on ethnic minorities, saying the violence in Xinjiang that killed nearly 200 people this month was triggered by separatists and not its treatment of Uighurs.