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FM Jaitley chairs pre-budget meeting in Delhi

FM Jaitley chairs pre-budget meeting in Delhi

Jan 18,2018 , 11:38 AM IST | Business
Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday chaired the pre-budget meeting with finance ministers of all the states and Union Territories here.
Government to solve many problems of centring contractors

Government to solve many problems of centring contractors

Jan 17,2018 , 11:51 PM IST | Hyderabad Tab
Releasing the New Year calendar of the Kapra Zone Centring Contractors’ Association on Wednesday, MBC Chairman T Srinivas said the TRS government would strive to solve the many problems of the contractors. 
Government lowers additional borrowings to Rs 20,000 crore this fiscal

Government lowers additional borrowings to Rs 20,000 crore this fiscal

Jan 17,2018 , 01:29 PM IST | Business
The government on Wednesday lowered the additional borrowing requirement for the current fiscal to Rs 20,000 crore from Rs 50,000 crore estimated earlier.
Black money fight: Government to deregister 1.20 lakh more companies

Black money fight: Government to deregister 1.20 lakh more companies

Jan 16,2018 , 10:57 PM IST | Business
The government on Tuesday said it has decided to strike off the names of 1.20 lakh more companies from the official records for various non-compliances as part of its continuing fight against the black money menace.
Issues raised by SC judges 'internal matter of judiciary': Govt sources

Issues raised by SC judges 'internal matter of judiciary': Govt sources

Jan 12,2018 , 03:23 PM IST | National
The issues raised by the four senior Supreme Court judges in the unprecedented press conference on Friday are an "internal" matter of the judiciary, highly placed sources said, indicating that the government is unlikely to interfere.
Don't privatise  Air India, give it 5 years to revive: Par panel

Don't privatise Air India, give it 5 years to revive: Par panel

Jan 08,2018 , 03:25 PM IST | Business
This is not an appropriate time to divest government stake in Air India, which should be given at least five years to revive and its debt written off, a parliamentary panel is likely to tell the government.
Broadband connectivity for 1.5 lakh gram panchayats this year: Government

Broadband connectivity for 1.5 lakh gram panchayats this year: Government

Jan 08,2018 , 03:05 PM IST | Business
The government on Monday expressed hope that the second phase of Bharat Net project to provide broadband connectivity to 1.5 lakh gram panchayats will be completed before time by December this year.
Govt open to proposals to further cleanse political funding, Arun Jaitley says

Govt open to proposals to further cleanse political funding, Arun Jaitley says

Jan 07,2018 , 03:14 PM IST | National
The electoral bonds mechanism is a substantial improvement in transparency over the present system and the government is open to suggestions to further cleanse political funding, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Sunday.
Plea for stopping demolition

Plea for stopping demolition

Jan 05,2018 , 11:56 PM IST | Hyderabad Tab
The government has issued orders to demolish the houses which are located near nalas for its widening. 
Probe ordered into mid-air brawl of Jet pilots: Government

Probe ordered into mid-air brawl of Jet pilots: Government

Jan 04,2018 , 05:48 PM IST | National
A probe has been ordered into the incident of a Jet Airways' pilot allegedly slapping his woman commander on a London-Mumbai flight, civil aviation minister Ashok Gajapati Raju informed the Lok Sabha on Thursday.
3 Indian,7 Nepalese girls held captive in Kenya rescued: Sushma Swaraj

3 Indian,7 Nepalese girls held captive in Kenya rescued: Sushma Swaraj

Jan 04,2018 , 12:21 PM IST | Latest News
The government has rescued from Kenya three Indian and seven Nepalese girls, who were victims of an organised crime syndicate that indulged in human trafficking, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said on Thursday.

JB to redress people’s grievances

Jan 03,2018 , 02:11 AM IST | Andhra Pradesh
The government launched Janmabhoomi-Maa  Vuru programme to redress the grievances of people on a brisk pace, said Ministers for Energy and Rransport K Kala Venkata Rao and K Atchannaidu. 
No plans to give incentives for inter-religious marriages: Govt

No plans to give incentives for inter-religious marriages: Govt

Jan 02,2018 , 01:59 PM IST | National
The government has no plan as of now to provide incentives for inter-religious marriages, similar to the sops given for inter-caste marriages, Union minister Vijay Sampla said on Tuesday.
Pulwama attack sign of failure of PM's foreign policy: Congress

Pulwama attack sign of failure of PM's foreign policy: Congress

Dec 31,2017 , 06:14 PM IST | National
The Congress today slammed the government over a terror attack on a CRPF camp in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir, saying it was a sign of failure of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's foreign policy.
Hosting 10 Asean leaders on Republic Day matter of pride: Modi

Hosting 10 Asean leaders on Republic Day matter of pride: Modi

Dec 31,2017 , 12:20 PM IST | National
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said Republic Day celebration in 2018 would be "remembered through the ages" because the government for the first time in India's history would host leaders of 10 Asean countries as chief guests on January 26.
Government extends deadline to file final GST returns till January 10

Government extends deadline to file final GST returns till January 10

Dec 29,2017 , 05:34 PM IST | Business
The government has extended by 10 days the last date for filing of final sales return GSTR-1 till January 10 under the Goods and Services Tax, sources said.
Government sounds alarm on Bitcoins

Government sounds alarm on Bitcoins

Dec 29,2017 , 02:27 PM IST | Business
Noting that virtual currencies like Bitcoin have no "intrinsic value", the Indian government on Friday sounded the alarm on the phenomenon of cryptocurrencies, comparing them with the notorious Ponzi schemes floated to dupe gullible investors.
Government takes back LPG price hike order after 'contrary' signal

Government takes back LPG price hike order after 'contrary' signal

Dec 28,2017 , 06:09 PM IST | Business
The government has withdrawn its decision to raise LPG prices by Rs 4 per cylinder every month as the move was seen contrary to its Ujjwala scheme of providing free cooking gas connections to the poor.
Ministerial panel's report on Lokpal under examination: Govt

Ministerial panel's report on Lokpal under examination: Govt

Dec 27,2017 , 04:50 PM IST | National
The government is still examining the recommendations of an inter-ministerial committee on the Lokpal act, two years after a parliamentary panel submitted its report on the proposed law, the Lok Sabha was informed today.
Government to digitise school education

Government to digitise school education

Dec 25,2017 , 02:27 AM IST | Amaravati Tab
All the students should acquire wisdom from their childhood and should grow up to higher levels in their lives, said Additional Joint Collector Radha Krishan Murthy.
Govt empowers I-T to get defaulters address from banking, municipal authorities

Govt empowers I-T to get defaulters address from banking, municipal authorities

Dec 24,2017 , 12:12 PM IST | Business
The government has amended rules and empowered the taxman to use banking, insurance and municipal corporation's database to obtain address of a 'hiding' or an 'untraceable' income tax defaulter for issuance of notices or summonses to them and extract due taxes.
Media attack: 189 FIRs, 114 arrested in 3 years: Government

Media attack: 189 FIRs, 114 arrested in 3 years: Government

Dec 19,2017 , 04:17 PM IST | National
Altogether 114 people were arrested for attacks on journalists for which 189 cases were registered in different parts of the country in the last three years, the Lok Sabha was informed on Tuesday.
People in Gujarat, Himachal recognised BJP's work for development: Sitharaman

People in Gujarat, Himachal recognised BJP's work for development: Sitharaman

Dec 18,2017 , 05:41 PM IST | National
Union Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday expressed happiness over the victory of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh Assembly elections and said people in both the states recognised the work done by the party for development.
It is victory of development: Smriti Irani on BJP lead in polls

It is victory of development: Smriti Irani on BJP lead in polls

Dec 18,2017 , 03:28 PM IST | National
As Bharatiya Janata Party is looking set to form governments in both Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh, union minister Smriti Irani on Monday said the election results were the victory of development.
Islamabad HC warns Pak govt over anti-blasphemy measures

Islamabad HC warns Pak govt over anti-blasphemy measures

Dec 16,2017 , 03:11 PM IST | International
The Islamabad High Court has warned the Pakistan government to implement its order in a week in a case related to uploading of blasphemous content on social media.
Government approves draft legislation banning instant triple talaq

Government approves draft legislation banning instant triple talaq

Dec 15,2017 , 05:04 PM IST | National
The government on Friday approved a draft law under which the practice of giving instant triple talaq would be made illegal and void and would attract a jail term of three years for the husband, a government functionary has said.The draft 'Muslim Women Protection of Rights on Marriage Bill' was considered by the Union cabinet which gave its nod, the functionary said.
Hope Winter Session of Parliament is productive: PM Modi

Hope Winter Session of Parliament is productive: PM Modi

Dec 15,2017 , 11:34 AM IST | National
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today hoped the Winter Session of Parliament will be a productive one with constructive debates and innovative suggestions that will help resolve the country's problems.
CPEC funds halted: More than what meets the eye

CPEC funds halted: More than what meets the eye

Dec 09,2017 , 03:11 PM IST | International
China's decision to temporarily halt the supply of funds with respect to the construction of three roads, part of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project, is more than what meets the eye, says a report by the Amsterdam-based think-tank and policy research institution, European Foundation for South Asian Studies (EFSAS).
US Congress averts government shutdown for now

US Congress averts government shutdown for now

Dec 08,2017 , 11:36 AM IST | International
The US Congress moved rapidly on Thursday to send President Donald Trump a short-term funding bill to avert a government shutdown this weekend, leaving fights over budget priorities and a range of other controversial issues for the coming weeks.
Govt shouldn't give opportunity to military to meddle into politics: Defence expert

Govt shouldn't give opportunity to military to meddle into politics: Defence expert

Dec 07,2017 , 02:20 PM IST | National
A day after Army Chief General Bipin Rawat said the military must be kept out of politics, a defence expert on Thursday hailed his remark while saying that the government should also not take such steps which forces the armed forces to meddle into politics.

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