Narendra Modi Government
India  /  Published 15.04.19

Brake on Ambedkar books

The Narendra Modi government stopped printing the Collected Works of Babasaheb Dr Ambedkar in English after coming to power in 2014, it has emerged, although the Prime Minister regularly hails the Dal...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 17.02.20

Legal puzzles

Sir — A recent judgment by the Supreme Court which held that there is “no fundamental right which inheres in an individual to claim reservation in promotions” is unfair to people belonging to th...
By The Telegraph

India  /  Published 10.04.19

Rafale jet ‘Pak’ claim dents Delhi argument

The first batch of pilots trained on the Rafale fighter jet for Qatar in November 2017 were Pakistani exchange officers, a US-based aviation industry news website noted in a report that a Pakistani de...
By Our Bureau in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 10.04.19

Congress deprived region: Sonowal

Chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Wednesday said the Congress had no sentiment for the Northeast and its people as the party had kept the region deprived of development schemes over the past 55 yea...
By Suroj Barman in Haflong

Business  /  Published 17.02.20

Finance minister raises hope of govt intervention

Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday ignited a glimmer of hope that the Modi government might still be prepared to work out an arrangement to enable cash-strapped telecom companies to pay lon...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore


North East  /  Published 09.04.19

Flood of unfulfilled promises

The villagers of Margherita subdivision on Tuesday said there was sunya parivartan (zero change) in their areas and resolved to boycott the 17th Lok Sabha elections after the BJP failed to solve their...
By Manoj Kumar Ojha in Doomdooma

North East  /  Published 09.04.19

NRC in all NE states: Rijiju

Union minister of state for home affairs Kiren Rijiju on Tuesday said the BJP, if voted to power, will introduce National Register of Citizens (NRC) in Arunachal Pradesh and all the states of the Nort...
By Damien Lepcha in Itanagar

India  /  Published 08.04.19

Mamata promises to throw Modi out of power and politics

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi saying he needs to be thrown out of both the chair but politics for the betterment of the country. Modi did n...
By PTI in Nagrakata(Jalpaiguri)

India  /  Published 08.04.19

BJP manifesto not prepared by 'tukde tukde' mindset: Jaitley

BJP leader Arun Jaitley on Monday said the BJP's manifesto for the Lok Sabha elections beginning this week has not been prepared with a 'tukde tukde' mindset but with a strong nationalist vision. Th...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 08.04.19

Nyay versus NaMo: Cong reminder of injustice

“Justice” is the theme of the Congress campaign for the general election, reflecting the party’s stand that various sections of society have faced injustice in the past five years and its offer ...
By Sanjay K. Jha in New Delhi


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