Govt pegs FY20 GDP growth at 5%; analysts wary
Gross domestic product is estimated to grow 5.0% in FY20, slower than the 6.8% growth in FY19.
Budget 2019 highlights: Everything Nirmala Sitharaman announced then
In her Budget last year, finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman took a prag...
Govt approves ordinance to remove end user restrictions, boost FDI in coal mining
The government proposes to kick-start commercial coal minin...
Action against corrupt should not be seen as govt crackdown on corporates: PM Narendra Modi
Speaking at centenary celebrations of Kirloskar Brothers, PM Narendra Modi said the attempt was to allow the industry to create wealth fearlessly in a transparent environment where there are no obstacles. The attempt has been to bring transparency, efficiency and accountability in tax system, and reduce human interface with the tax department, PM added.
Indians are innocents who believe govt claims: P Chidambaram
Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram called those Indians 'innocent' who believe the claims made by the government. Claims like all villages having been electrified in the country and toilets built for 99 per cent of families in India were being believed, he said.
Govt staff can join rallies, post views on social media: HC
The chief justice of Tripura high court on Friday said that government employees can participate in political programmes including rallies and meetings and could also post on social media freely without attracting punitive measures nder Rule 5 of the All India Services (Conduct) Rules.
Weak economy likely to halt jump in company bond yields
India’s economy is grappling with the slowest expansion in more than a decade.
Govt promulgates ordinance for amendment in laws to ease auction of coal mines
The amendments in the laws would offer unexplored and partially explored coal blocks for mining through prospecting license-cum-mining lease (PL-cum-ML), an official statement said.
Hindu Mahasabha writes to PM Modi demanding Bharat Ratna for Savarkar & Syama Prasad Mukherjee
New Delhi, Jan 13 (IANS)"Most likely the announcement of conferring Bharat Ratna to Veer Savarkar and Syama Prasad Mookerjee will be made on...
SC notice on govt plea to transfer all CAA petitions
The Supreme Court on Friday issued notices to all petitioners who have filed various pleas for and against the Citizenship Amendment Act in different high courts on a plea by the Centre for a consolidated hearing of all cases in the apex court.
Watch: Anupam Kher slams "anti-national lobby"
Anupam Kher, who has always been vocal in his support of the Narendra Modi-led BJP government, has alleged that a ‘select few’ are tirelessl...
Opposition spreading negativity, could not find solution to jobs issue in 60 years: Amit Shah
"I want to ask them all, was any new solution found during your 50-60 years rule to provide employment to the youth of this country having 130 crore population...you did not do anything new and are now seeking answers from us (Hisaab maang rahe hain?)," Amit Shah said, without naming any particular political party.
Indian PM suggests 2020 as year of implementation of 2019 Indo-Russian pacts
The Prime Minister noted that several important decisions and outcomes were reached between the two countries in 2019.
History written after Independence overlooked several major aspects: PM Modi
Modi dedicated to the nation four refurbished heritage buildings of the city - the Old Currency Building, the Belvedere House, the Metcalfe House and the Victoria Memorial Hall.
5 museums to be made of international standards, says PM Modi
It has been decided that five iconic museums of the country will be made of international standards. This project will start from the Indian...
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