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.
As Atal Bihari Vajpayee turns 93, Modi, Kovind and Venkaiah take to Twitter to wish former prime minister
Former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee turned 93 on Monday.
The BJP, tweaking its political strategy for the North East, has reversed its decision to observe 25 December as Good Governance Day
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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.
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.
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.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi said Thursday that his government did not wish to privatize the railways.
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.
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.
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 is the key to nation's progress, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Thursday, a day being observed as Good Governance Day.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Instead of selecting holy days of minorities, why did not the government declare Diwali as Good Governance Day?
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.
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.