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Atal Bihari Vajpayee's 'Insaniyat, Jamhuriyat, Kashmiriyat' is the foundation for peace in Kashmir
India

Atal Bihari Vajpayee's 'Insaniyat, Jamhuriyat, Kashmiriyat' is the foundation for peace in Kashmir

Former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, whose birthday on 25 December is celebrated as 'Good Governance Day', has been lauded for his policies on Kashmir since he became the prime minister of India for the first time in 1996.

Rechristening Christmas: BJP tweaks 'good governance day' for North East, says change not mandatory
India

Rechristening Christmas: BJP tweaks 'good governance day' for North East, says change not mandatory

The BJP, tweaking its political strategy for the North East, has reversed its decision to observe 25 December as Good Governance Day

First jhadoo, now yoga: Five reasons why babus are miserable under PM Modi
India

First jhadoo, now yoga: Five reasons why babus are miserable under PM Modi

Here are five reasons why babus are miserable under the Modi sarkaar.

Yoga on, Sunday gone: On World Yoga Day, Maharashtra govt expects all schools to remain open
India

Yoga on, Sunday gone: On World Yoga Day, Maharashtra govt expects all schools to remain open

Maharashtra government on Tuesday issued a circular for all schools in Mumbai telling them to be open on 21 June to celebrate World Yoga Day which incidentally falls on a Sunday.

No decision taken by Goa govt on Good Governance Day yet
India

No decision taken by Goa govt on Good Governance Day yet

Defying Narendra Modi's plan and BJP's controversial diktat to observe Christmas as Good Governance Day, the saffron party's alliance government in Goa said it has taken no specific decision on the matter.

Good governance Day achieved nothing: Equating administration with governance isn't right
India

Good governance Day achieved nothing: Equating administration with governance isn't right

Besides the demonstration of gross disregard for the sentiments of Christians, what did the day achieve? Was it successful in communicating a new idea of good governance, a path that the Modi government will pursue and will want others to follow? Unfortunately, not. And its biggest failure was that it remained symbolic and there was hardly any coherent message that went out.

Good Governance Day: Won't privatise Railways, will improve infrastructure, says PM Modi
Business

Good Governance Day: Won't privatise Railways, will improve infrastructure, says PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said Thursday that his government did not wish to privatize the railways.

Govt to look into Airtel's plan to charge more for VoIP calls: Ravi Shankar Prasad
News & Analysis

Govt to look into Airtel's plan to charge more for VoIP calls: Ravi Shankar Prasad

Government will look into Airtel's plan to charge separately for Internet call services (VoIP) offered by apps like Skype, Viber and Line that will cost up to Rs. 10,000 per GB on 2G network and up to Rs. 4,000 per GB on 3G network to a user.

PM Modi promises open, accountable administration on 'Good Governance Day'
World

PM Modi promises open, accountable administration on 'Good Governance Day'

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today extended Christmas greetings to everyone around the world and hoped the festival will enhance the spirit of harmony, peace and brotherhood in the society.

PM Modi says we need good teachers, our education system not to create robots
India

PM Modi says we need good teachers, our education system not to create robots

Making a strong pitch for producing good teachers in large numbers, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today launched a mission in this regard amid his assertion that the whole world is looking at India with great expectations "but we are not ready".

Good governance key to nation's progress, says PM Modi
Politics

Good governance key to nation's progress, says PM Modi

Good governance is the key to nation's progress, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Thursday, a day being observed as Good Governance Day.

Good Governance on another day, BJP-ruled Goa opts for holiday on Christmas
India

Good Governance on another day, BJP-ruled Goa opts for holiday on Christmas

Bowing down to sustained pressure from the Opposition as well as belated dissent from Goa’s influential Roman Catholic Church, which oversees 26 percent of the state’s 1.5 million population, to ensure that December 25 is not a ‘working day’, Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar on Wednesday conceded that government offices will remain closed on the Christmas Day.

 Every day is Good Governance Day: Mamata Banerjee
Politics

Every day is Good Governance Day: Mamata Banerjee

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday came out strongly against the announcement by the central government to observe 'Good Governance Day' on Christmas saying "every day is good governance day".

PM Modi to visit Varanasi to mark Good Governance Day
Politics

PM Modi to visit Varanasi to mark Good Governance Day

To mark the 'Good Governance Day' on Thursday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be in his Lok Sabha constituency Varanasi where he will attend a number of programmes on the occasion of the birthday of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee.

India is secular: Congress lambasts BJP for trying to reduce importance of Christmas
India

India is secular: Congress lambasts BJP for trying to reduce importance of Christmas

The Congress in Nagaland lambasted the NDA government at the Centre today for trying to reduce the significance of Christmas Day by making it a working day.

Undue importance being given to  conversion row, good governance day: Ravi Shankar Prasad
Politics

Undue importance being given to conversion row, good governance day: Ravi Shankar Prasad

Faced with swirling attack from Opposition on a range of controversies, the government on Saturday put up a brave front, saying it was totally focused on development for all sections and that undue importance has been given to issues like conversion and celebration of good governance day.

Good Governance Day: Angry leaders say 'communal' design to target minority holidays
India

Good Governance Day: Angry leaders say 'communal' design to target minority holidays

Instead of selecting holy days of minorities, why did not the government declare Diwali as Good Governance Day?

Christmas row: Forget schools, even colleges and BJP MPs may not get a holiday
Life

Christmas row: Forget schools, even colleges and BJP MPs may not get a holiday

Forget Christmas, 25 December is now all set to become Good Governance Day it would seem. Not just schools, even colleges, IITs and IIMs and even our MPs might have to give up this holiday.

PM Modi announces series of programmes for 'Good Governance Day' on 25 December
India

PM Modi announces series of programmes for 'Good Governance Day' on 25 December

Prime Minister Narendra Modi told party MPs that a host of programmes including seminars and conferences on 'Good Governance' will be held on 25 December.