Narendra Modi Government
India  /  Published 24.01.21

Shah: Assamese language rights will be protected

Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Sunday asserted that the Bodoland Territorial Region Accord (BTR), inked a year ago, has initiated the process of ending insurgency in the northeast. Political rights...
By Our Bureau and Agencies in Kokrajhar

West Bengal  /  Published 24.01.21

PM: vision tied to govt slogans

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday strenuously attempted to associate the vision of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose with the “achievements” of his government, steering clear of the secula...
By Meghdeep Bhattacharyya in Calcutta

India  /  Published 23.01.21

Arnab: Cong seeks house probe

If the Narendra Modi government was hoping to brush under the carpet the grave questions kicked up by leaked WhatsApp chats a week ago, the Congress Working Committee (CWC) on Friday chose to play spo...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 22.01.21

Govt proposal to suspend farm laws rejected

The protesting farmers on Thursday rejected the Centre’s proposal to suspend the implementation of the three contentious laws for 18 months, taking the stand that the 143 “martyred” ...
By Anita Joshua in New Delhi

India  /  Published 19.01.21

Profit enters medical colleges

Profit-making companies can now set up medical colleges that may be attached to profit-making hospitals under changed rules that academics have cited as another example of the “commercialisation...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi


Business  /  Published 19.01.21

Import duty on phones may go up

India is considering hiking import duties by 5-10 per cent on more than 50 items, including smartphones, electronic components and appliances, in the upcoming budget, three government sources pri...
By Reuters in New Delhi

India  /  Published 18.01.21

Farmers: one dirty trick flops

A Niti Aayog reply to an RTI plea has raised questions whether junior food and public distribution minister Raosaheb Danve Ministry had misled the Lok Sabha during the debate on the farm laws. Danve ...
By Anita Joshua in New Delhi

India  /  Published 18.01.21

Arnab chats deal with economy

Arvind Subramanian did flag grave concerns on the economy. So did Kaushik Basu and several others. The dire remarks fell on deaf ears in the Narendra Modi government. Understandably, because Subraman...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 18.01.21

Congress queries strike 'leak'

Senior Congress leaders on Sunday expressed concern about the implications for national security following the leak of purported WhatsApp messages that suggest Republic TV managing director Arnab Gosw...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 18.01.21

'Ready to protest till 2024'

Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) leader Rakesh Tikait on Sunday said farmers are prepared to protest against the Centre’s new farm laws “till May 2024” if necessary. The next general ele...
By PTI in Nagpur


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