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Government working on data mining of deregistered companies

Government working on data mining of deregistered companies

Nov 23,2017 , 05:13 PM IST | Business
The government is continuing the process of data mining of deregistered companies and so far, bank details have been gathered for nearly 50,000 such entities, Union minister P P Chaudhary said today.

Over 900 ITIs in Raj in last 4 years: Min

Nov 22,2017 , 08:36 AM IST | Hans
More than 900 government and private Industrial Training Institutes (ITIs) were set up in Rajasthan in the last four years, Rajasthan Labour and Employment minister Jaswant Yadav said on Tuesday.
Committed to upholding freedom of press: Modi

Committed to upholding freedom of press: Modi

Nov 16,2017 , 11:08 AM IST | National
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday wished journalists on "National Press Day" and said his government is "fully committed to upholding freedom of press and expression in all forms".
Modi gives pep talk to ministers

Modi gives pep talk to ministers

Nov 11,2017 , 02:13 PM IST | National
Apparently worried about his government's image, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had a pep talk with his council of ministers, telling them to spread the good word about the government's policies and initiatives at the ground level.
'Odd-Even' policy to come back in Delhi next week

'Odd-Even' policy to come back in Delhi next week

Nov 09,2017 , 03:00 PM IST | National
The car rationing system will be implemented in the national capital from November 13 to 17, sources have told ANI.
Tired of monthly GST return filing? Govt may review process

Tired of monthly GST return filing? Govt may review process

Nov 06,2017 , 05:14 PM IST | Business
The government may review the requirement of filing at least three returns every month under the GST regime with a view to easing compliance burden of taxpayers, officials said.
Government asks DIAL to provide helicopter services for bigger cities

Government asks DIAL to provide helicopter services for bigger cities

Nov 04,2017 , 03:05 PM IST | National
Delhi International Airport Limited (DIAL) was on Saturday asked to explore the possibility of air travellers availing helicopter services to connect them nearer to their homes in cities such as Delhi, Gurgaon, Noida and Ghaziabad instead of traveling by road.
Government approves FDI proposals worth Rs 24.56 crore

Government approves FDI proposals worth Rs 24.56 crore

Nov 02,2017 , 04:48 PM IST | Business
The government on Thursday said that it has approved foreign direct investment (FDI) proposals worth Rs 24.56 crore, including one from Sterling Commerce Solutions India.
Congress demands realty check across India on ease of doing business

Congress demands realty check across India on ease of doing business

Nov 01,2017 , 08:10 PM IST | National
The Congress on Wednesday asked the Narendra Modi government to do a reality check across India on ease of doing business.
Government increases age to join National Pension Scheme to 65 years

Government increases age to join National Pension Scheme to 65 years

Nov 01,2017 , 05:26 PM IST | National
The government has increased the the maximum age of joining under National Pension Scheme (NPS) from the existing 60 years to 65 years of age, an official statement said here on Wednesday.
Increase use of DNA testing in solving crimes

Increase use of DNA testing in solving crimes

Nov 01,2017 , 11:07 AM IST | National
A group of experts on Tuesday urged government and police to increase the use of DNA testing in solving crimes and to set up a board which will lay down procedures and standards.
MLA NVSS Prabhakar stages dharna

MLA NVSS Prabhakar stages dharna

Oct 26,2017 , 03:44 PM IST | Telangana
Uppal MLA NVSS Prabhakar staged a daylong dharna in Nacharam on Wednesday protesting the negligence of the government towards the public and the ‘Red Tapism’ in GHMC. The MLA sat on dharna along with hundreds of residents demanding immediate construction of Nacharam Bridge, culvert at Yerragunta and desilting of both HMT Nagar and Yerragunta Lakes.
Flydubai expands flights to Moscow

Flydubai expands flights to Moscow

Oct 26,2017 , 12:33 PM IST | Business
Government-owned low-cost airline flydubai on Thursday announced the start of its new daily flights to Moscow's Sheremetyevo International Airport slated to start from November 29.
3 new methods introduced to link mobile number with Aadhaar: Manoj Sinha

3 new methods introduced to link mobile number with Aadhaar: Manoj Sinha

Oct 25,2017 , 05:46 PM IST | National
The government has introduced three new methods, including through one-time password (OTP), to ease the process of linking the 12-digit Aadhaar identity number with individual mobile numbers, Communications Minister Manoj Sinha said here on Wednesday.
Government may build 50 more outposts on India-China border

Government may build 50 more outposts on India-China border

Oct 24,2017 , 04:52 PM IST | National
The government is considering a proposal to build 50 more border outposts on the India-China border, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said on Tuesday.
Government aims to clear pending GST refunds by Nov

Government aims to clear pending GST refunds by Nov

Oct 24,2017 , 10:36 AM IST | Business
Exporters can soon start claiming refunds for GST paid in August and September as GSTN will this week launch an online application for processing of refund, its CEO Prakash Kumar said here on Monday.
331 infra projects suffer cost overrun of Rupees 1.72L crore

331 infra projects suffer cost overrun of Rupees 1.72L crore

Oct 24,2017 , 10:06 AM IST | Business
As many as 331 infrastructure projects, each worth Rs 150 crore or above, have seen a cost overrun of Rs 1.72 lakh crore because of various reasons including delays, according to a government report. Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation monitors infrastructure projects worth Rs 150 crore and above.
Centre to hold sustained dialogue on Kashmir issue: Rajnath Singh says

Centre to hold sustained dialogue on Kashmir issue: Rajnath Singh says

Oct 23,2017 , 06:24 PM IST | National
A sustained dialogue will be initiated by the government to find a solution to the Kashmir issue, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said on Monday.
Now original IDs must for bank transactions above Rupees 50,000

Now original IDs must for bank transactions above Rupees 50,000

Oct 23,2017 , 10:52 AM IST | Business
The Government has made it mandatory for banks and financial institutions to check the original identification documents of individuals dealing in cash above the prescribed threshold, to weed out the use of forged or fake copies.
Kerala: UDF calls for statewide strike against fuel price hike on October 13

Kerala: UDF calls for statewide strike against fuel price hike on October 13

Oct 04,2017 , 05:41 PM IST | National
The Congress-led opposition United Democratic Front (UDF) on Wednesday called for a statewide strike, on October 13.
Govt. only working for the benefits of the corporate: Prakash Karat

Govt. only working for the benefits of the corporate: Prakash Karat

Sep 28,2017 , 04:36 PM IST | National
Senior Communist Party of India (Marxist) leader Prakash Karat on Thursday alleged that the government policies are only beneficial for the corporate and foreign investors.
Service tax a blow to granite industry

Service tax a blow to granite industry

Sep 28,2017 , 05:01 AM IST | Andhra Pradesh
The granite quarry owners in the State are surprised and shocked when they received notices from the government to give the production between April 2016 and June 2017. The authorities mentioned that they are going to impose a service tax on the seigniorage fees for the duration. The quarry managements are getting ready to file a primary objection in a few days.
Chhattisgarh Govt. increases minimum wages of workers

Chhattisgarh Govt. increases minimum wages of workers

Sep 27,2017 , 02:58 PM IST | National
The Chhattisgarh Government has announced the rates of variable Dearness Allowances (DA) on the minimum basic salary for workers, working in various scheduled plans.
5G technology

5G technology

Sep 26,2017 , 10:27 PM IST | Hans Classroom
The government on Tuesday set up a high-level 5G committee with a mandate to lay down a road map for roll out of the technology by 2020.
Do not lose sight of fiscal consolidation

Do not lose sight of fiscal consolidation

Sep 26,2017 , 10:17 PM IST | News Analysis
It is almost a certainty that the Indian economy will receive a fiscal stimulus soon on account of the government's desperate attempt to reverse the country's dipping growth rates.
AP govt. adopting latest trends in agricultural sector: AP CM

AP govt. adopting latest trends in agricultural sector: AP CM

Sep 22,2017 , 07:33 PM IST | Andhra Pradesh
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu attended bankers meet on Friday to discuss development in the agriculture sector.
Do not allocate govt lands to private firms

Do not allocate govt lands to private firms

Sep 22,2017 , 12:15 AM IST | Andhra Pradesh
CPM CRDA Region Coordination Committee convener Ch Baburao demanded that the government immediately withdraw the decision of allocating 49 acres of costly lands on the banks of river Krishna near Krishnaveni Ghat to private companies on the pretext of development.
TDP likely to conduct GMC elections

TDP likely to conduct GMC elections

Sep 19,2017 , 02:25 AM IST | Andhra Pradesh
The government is in favour of holding elections to the prestigious GunturMunicipal Corporation encouraged by the victory in Nandyal bypoll and Kakinada Municipal Corporation elections.The partyleaders have already suggested to the Chief Minister N ChandrababuNaidu to hold the GMC elections to bag the GMC mayor post and majority of corporator posts in the state capital. They feel it isrigh
Our focus is on development, says MLA Vanamadi

Our focus is on development, says MLA Vanamadi

Sep 18,2017 , 10:51 PM IST | Andhra Pradesh
Kakinada City MLA Vanamadi Venkateswara Rao said that the government will focus its attention on development of Kakinada as corporation elections have been concluded.
Understanding the importance of national waterways

Understanding the importance of national waterways

Sep 18,2017 , 10:32 PM IST | Young Hans
As acquisition of land for national and State highways becomes scarce and the cost of construction of roads, flyovers and bridges goes up, the government is now exploring using water as a means of public transportation.With the enactment of the National Waterways Act, 2016, the total number of national waterways is now 111. But providing infrastructure such as jetties, terminals, and navigational