PM Modi keen to move beyond gradual moves in Union Budget
PM Modi seems keen to present a budget that goes beyond incrementalism and graduali...
Raisina Dialogue to begin on Tuesday, PM Modi to attend inaugural session
The fifth edition of the prestigious Raisina Dialogue, jointly orga...
PM Modi does not have guts to speak to students on economy: Rahul
Modi was doing the biggest disservice to the nation by dividing it and dist...
History written after Independence overlooked several major aspects: PM Modi
Modi dedicated to the nation four refurbished heritage buildings...
India needs land size of Himachal or Chhattisgarh to achieve renewable energy target: Research
"Total land footprint needed to meet India's renewable energy target is large, ranging from approximately 55,000 to 125,000 square km or areas, roughly the size of Himachal Pradesh or Chhattisgarh, respectively," the research, titled 'Renewable Energy and Land Use in India: A Vision to Facilitate Sustainable Development', stated.
Indian PM congratulates new Oman sultan; deputes Minister to visit Muscat on Tuesday
“With profound sorrow, the Government and People of India have received the sad news of the demise of His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said al Said, Sultan of the Sultanate of Oman.,” a statement from MEA noted. The Minister of Minority Affairs is also carrying a message from PM Modi to His Majesty Sultan Sayyed Haitham bin Tariq bin Taimur Al-Said, Sultan of Sultanate of Oman.
Prashant Kishor 'thanks' Congress for resolution against CAA, NRC; BJP fumes
Forty two-year-old Prashant Kishor, whose first claim to fame was the management of Narendra Modi's election campaign in 2014, said, "Also would like to reassure to all -- Bihar mein CAA-NRC laagu nahin hoga (CAA-NRC will not be implemented in Bihar)".
Include national plastic recycling fund, R&D support for zero carbon tech in upcoming Budget: TERI
In a meeting held with Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman recently, Ajay Mathur, Director General (DG) of The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), recommended that resource efficiency, waste management and decarbonisation of the economy need to be the key drivers of India's green strategy.
Action against corrupt should not be seen as govt crackdown on corporates: PM Narendra Modi
Speaking at centenary celebrations of Kirloskar Brothers, PM Narendra Modi said the attempt was to allow the industry to create wealth fearlessly in a transparent environment where there are no obstacles. The attempt has been to bring transparency, efficiency and accountability in tax system, and reduce human interface with the tax department, PM added.
PM Narendra Modi to chair meeting of experts at Niti Aayog on Jan 9
The meeting will also be attended by Niti Aayog Vice Chairman Rajiv Kumar, CEO Amitabh Kant and other senior officials of the think tank. The meeting assumes important as the government is in the process of formulating Budget proposals for 2020-21. Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will present her second Union Budget on February 1 with an eye to reviving growth.
Gujarat: Surat businessman makes PM Modi's portrait in diamond
To show his love for Prime Minister Narendra Modi, a businessman shaped the map of India out of a real diamond, with Prime Minister Narendra...
PM Modi hard sells CAA, Didi skips Port Trust event
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday strongly defended the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), prompting West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee to opt out of the Kolkata Port Trust function later in the day.
Delhi assembly elections: Keeping city violence-free BJP’s priority, says Manoj Tiwari
"We are talking about giving five times the benefits being given by the AAP government and not five times the subsidy. BJP had also promised to give 30% relief on electricity bills in 2015. If you look back, the AAP government has not given as much relief as promised by BJP," Manoj Tiwari said.
PM Modi meets economists, industry experts ahead of Budget 2020
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is meeting economists and experts at the Niti Aayog to discuss the state of economy and steps to be taken to revive growth which is estimated to drop to 5 per cent during the current fiscal.
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