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CAG report confirms what critics accuse Modi govt of: being opaque, window-dressing a lot
India

CAG report confirms what critics accuse Modi govt of: being opaque, window-dressing a lot

The Modi government should look into the mirror the CAG has held up, reboot, be humble and start working harder in areas it has failed in.

'Blatant violation of fundamental rights': Opposition seeks immediate release of three ex-Jammu and Kashmir CMs, other detained leaders
Politics

'Blatant violation of fundamental rights': Opposition seeks immediate release of three ex-Jammu and Kashmir CMs, other detained leaders

The Opposition on Monday issued a statement demanding the immediate release of all political detainees in Jammu and Kashmir, especially three former chief ministers Farooq Abdullah, Omar Abdullah and Mehbooba Mufti

At Davos, billionaire George Soros tears into Narendra Modi; says nationalism in India 'biggest and most frightening setback'
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At Davos, billionaire George Soros tears into Narendra Modi; says nationalism in India 'biggest and most frightening setback'

The businessman also accused Modi of imposing 'punitive measures on Kashmir, a semi-autonomous Muslim region'. He also alleged that Modi was 'threatening' to deprive millions of Muslims of their citizenship.

Narendra Modi govt needs to shed British-style bureaucracy, move faster to achieve $5 tn economy: Gopichand Hinduja
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Narendra Modi govt needs to shed British-style bureaucracy, move faster to achieve $5 tn economy: Gopichand Hinduja

Hinduja Group co-chairman Gopichand Hinduja on Tuesday said that while the $5 trillion target of 2024 is achievable, Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government needs to shed the British style of bureaucracy to move faster

Shiv Sena will not back CAB in Rajya Sabha unless govt debates bill, answers issues raised, says Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray
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Shiv Sena will not back CAB in Rajya Sabha unless govt debates bill, answers issues raised, says Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray

The Modi government needs to worry about the economy, job crisis and rising cost of living, especially the onions price rise, more than the implementation of the Citizenship Amendment Bill, said Uddhav Thackeray.

At poll rally in Jharkhand, Union minister Rajnath Singh says no power can stop construction of Ram Temple at Ayodhya
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At poll rally in Jharkhand, Union minister Rajnath Singh says no power can stop construction of Ram Temple at Ayodhya

Addressing a poll meeting at Pandu in Bishrampur Assembly constituency, Rajnath Singh also noted that the Rafale fighter jets, acquired by the country from France, were capable of destroying terror camps across the border

'Aarey not a forest’: Prakash Javadekar cites Bombay HC order to defend MMRCL’s move to fell trees for Mumbai Metro car shed
India

'Aarey not a forest’: Prakash Javadekar cites Bombay HC order to defend MMRCL’s move to fell trees for Mumbai Metro car shed

Prakash Javadekar on Saturday cited a Bombay High Court order to defend the Mumbai Metro Corporation's move to fell trees in Aarey Colony.

Even I've been fined for speeding, says Nitin Gadkari; Union minister says amended Motor Vehicles Act will lead to transparency
India

Even I've been fined for speeding, says Nitin Gadkari; Union minister says amended Motor Vehicles Act will lead to transparency

Criminalisation of instant triple talaq and the amended motor vehicles law were some of the big achievements of the NDA government, Gadkari said.

Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Act aimed at 'protecting country from accidents and deaths,' says Prakash Javadekar
India

Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Act aimed at 'protecting country from accidents and deaths,' says Prakash Javadekar

Prakash Javadekar said the amended of Motor Vehicles law will bring discipline on roads and the police will need to fine fewer people in the next four months.

100 days of Narendra Modi 2.0 Updates: Shiv Sena MP's name missing from list of invitees in PM's Mumbai event; MMRDA apologizes for glitch
India

100 days of Narendra Modi 2.0 Updates: Shiv Sena MP's name missing from list of invitees in PM's Mumbai event; MMRDA apologizes for glitch

100 days of Narendra Modi 2.0 Updates: In an apparent glitch by the Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA), Shiv Sena MP Rahul Shewale's name did not appear in the invitation card for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's programme​ in Mumbai on Saturday, before the mistake was rectified.

Daily Bulletin: Narendra Modi completes 100 days in office; ISRO plan to soft land on Moon falters; days's top stories
India

Daily Bulletin: Narendra Modi completes 100 days in office; ISRO plan to soft land on Moon falters; days's top stories

Urging the ISRO scientists to refrain from being disheartened by the hurdles in the moon mission Chandrayaan-2, Narendra Modi on Saturday asserted that there will be a "new dawn".

‘All-round mismanagement resulted in slowdown’: Manmohan Singh slams Narendra Modi govt over economy
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‘All-round mismanagement resulted in slowdown’: Manmohan Singh slams Narendra Modi govt over economy

The Congress leader said 'all-round mismanagement' by Modi government was responsible for slowdown

Digvijaya Singh slams Narendra Modi govt after RBI transfers Rs 1.76 lakh, says Centre 'has no clue what terrible recession our country is facing'
India

Digvijaya Singh slams Narendra Modi govt after RBI transfers Rs 1.76 lakh, says Centre 'has no clue what terrible recession our country is facing'

Senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh on Wednesday slammed the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led Central government after the Reserve Bank of India decided to transfer Rs 1.76 lakh crore to Centre

RBI is the new LIC for govt to rescue economy; with Rs 1.76 trillion bonanza, it just saved Nirmala Sitharaman from a fiscal embarrassment
Business

RBI is the new LIC for govt to rescue economy; with Rs 1.76 trillion bonanza, it just saved Nirmala Sitharaman from a fiscal embarrassment

This RBI-sponsored stimulus package is also a major face-saver for Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman who has been caught in an extremely difficult fiscal situation.

Lok Sabha panel cracks whip on ex-MPs overstaying at official bungalows, asks them to vacate residences within a week
India

Lok Sabha panel cracks whip on ex-MPs overstaying at official bungalows, asks them to vacate residences within a week

Former MPs overstaying at their official bungalows in Lutyens' Delhi, were ordered to vacate their residence by a Lok Sabha panel.

CCD founder VG Siddhartha's death fuels Corporate India's anger over govt's 'overzealous' crackdown on fraud, tax evasion
Business

CCD founder VG Siddhartha's death fuels Corporate India's anger over govt's 'overzealous' crackdown on fraud, tax evasion

Tax collectors are also under pressure, government sources familiar with the matter have said, declining to be identified as they were not authorized to speak on the matter.

LIC to go public? If that happens, govt’s favourite milch cow will finally get a life of her own
Business

LIC to go public? If that happens, govt’s favourite milch cow will finally get a life of her own

To be sure, LIC has been rampantly used by both the previous United Progressive Alliance (UPA) and the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) governments despite a steady fall in its share in the insurance industry.

I-T department attaches Rs 400 crore benami plot in Noida which belongs to BSP chief Mayawati's brother and wife
Politics

I-T department attaches Rs 400 crore benami plot in Noida which belongs to BSP chief Mayawati's brother and wife

The Income Tax Department has attached a 'benami' plot worth Rs 400 crore in Noida belonging to Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati's brother and his wife.

Centre not in favour of continuing with MGNREGA forever, rural development minister Narendra Singh Tomar tells LS
India

Centre not in favour of continuing with MGNREGA forever, rural development minister Narendra Singh Tomar tells LS

Union rural development minister Narendra Singh Tomar said the overall budgetary allocation for MGNREGA has increased from Rs 55,000 crore in 2018-19 to Rs 60,000 crore 2019-20.

Monsoon Session of Parliament: If people want good roads, they have to pay toll, says Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari in Lok Sabha
India

Monsoon Session of Parliament: If people want good roads, they have to pay toll, says Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari in Lok Sabha

Highways minister Nitin Gadkari told the Lok Sabha that money collected through toll from those areas which have capacity to pay are utilised for building roads in rural and hilly areas.