SEARCHED FOR:RAJIV KUMAR
Congress: Five presidents from Nehru-Gandhi family, 13 from outside since independence
However, the family members have been at the helm for a much longer period of time as against the others. Jawaharlal Nehru, Indira Gandhi, Rajiv Gandhi, Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi have headed the party for the majority of the period since independence.
Nadda-led BJP trying to turn LAC clash to its advantage in MP bypolls, Bihar assembly polls
BJP chief JP Nadda has been lashing out at Congre...
India needs 6.2% additional spending of GDP to achieve 2030 development goals: NITI
“The ways and means for this additional financing needs t...
Govt promotes Air India chief Rajiv Bansal to secretary-level rank
The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC), headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has approved in-situ upgradation of a total of 10 officers to the level of special secretary in the rank and pay of secretary by temporarily upgrading the posts held by them.
New UPSC chairman Pradeep Kumar Joshi to have tenure till April 4, 2022
Joshi had joined the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) as its member on May 12, 2015. On Friday, he was administered the oath of office and secrecy by Arvind Saxena, the outgoing chairman of the UPSC. The commission conducts the civil services examination to select the country's bureaucrats and diplomats.
Niti Aayog kick-starts work on 2035 Vision Document
The PMO has directed NITI Aayog to engage best subject experts to draft Vision Document 2035 for an innovative policy formulation for India starting 2020. Exports, rural income, unemployment are the major facets that the experts will have to address.
Foundation laid for putting GDP on 8%-plus growth trajectory: Rajiv Kumar
Indian economy grew at a six-year low of 5% in the April-June quarter, prompting the government to announce a host of measures including corporate tax rate cuts last week.
Ensuring intermediation by banks in clean manner a challenge: Rajiv Kumar
Making credit rating agencies more accountable is also another challenge, Financial Services Secretary Rajiv Kumar asserted.
Niti VC pitches for governance reforms in banking sector
In August, the government decided to merge 10 public sector banks into four with an aim to make global-sized banks.
Microsoft India (R&D) appoints Rajiv Kumar as new managing director
Currently, the corporate vice president of Microsoft’s Experiences and Devices Group, Kumar is taking over from Anil Bhansali, who held this role for the last six years.
Politicians must learn to use data: Rajiv Kumar
Rajiv Kumar, vice-chairman of NITI Aayog, has rejected charges of data manipulation and said the revised GDP numbers were released after close scrutiny by country’s 10 leading statisticians.
PSUs told to clear vendor, contractor dues by October 15 to boost spending
Finance Secretary Rajiv Kumar said 34 central PSUs have already spent Rs 48,077 crore till August.
Need to re-look at public policies for service access to MSMEs, solo entrepreneurs: Niti Aayog Vice-Chairman Rajiv Kumar
"We need to see how to create the culture of bringing angel investors for these small enterprises, how to bring technology...we have to see what could be public policy steps to ensure that the small, medium and solo enterprises have access to the highest and most-developed forms of services that they need. We need to focus on our policy," Kumar said.
Niti Aayog's economic agenda for new govt likely to focus on boosting private investment: Vice Chairman Rajiv Kumar
Lok Sabha election results would be announced on Thursday and the new government would be in place in the coming weeks.
Stimulus will take GDP growth to over 7.5% in second-half: NITI Aayog chief
Kumar says the foundation for putting the GDP on 8%-plus growth trajectory has been laid.