Friday October 31, 2014
The government will by end of November appoint chairman and managing directors of eight public sector banks, where it had scrapped selections made by the previous UPA government.
India | NDTV.com | Friday October 31, 2014
As some changes are being proposed in the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act, will they actually make it much more efficient or will it essentially dilute the whole essence of MNREGA?
Tuesday October 28, 2014
The selection of six PSU bank heads made during the UPA tenure was scrapped after a committee said it found irregularities in the process followed.
Monday October 27, 2014
The government on Monday scrapped the selection of six public sector bank heads during the UPA tenure following a high-level panel finding irregularities in the followed process.
India | Barkha Dutt | Monday October 27, 2014
She said she is being investigated for black money, refuted allegations.
India | Reported by Barkha Dutt | Thursday October 23, 2014
In tweets, an 8-point questionnaire to the government, and a barrage of remarks, the Congress has expressed great umbrage at Finance Minister Arun Jaitley's remark - made on NDTV - that the party will confront "embarrassment" when the government disc...
Tuesday October 21, 2014
Reliance Industries will get 33 per cent higher gas price of $5.61 per mmBtu for output from MA field in the KG-D6 block, but its main D1&D3 fields will continue to get old rate of $4.2.
India | Agencies | Wednesday October 22, 2014
Replies to Right to Information or RTI queries to various ministries will be posted online and can be accessed by anyone, the government has said, giving a new twist to its predecessor UPA's showpiece measure.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday October 17, 2014
The government today denied opposition allegations of "hypocrisy" and said that it is "not reluctant to make public" the names received from other countries, of Indians who have allegedly stashed undeclared or black money in foreign accounts.
India | Reported by Rahul Shrivastava, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday October 16, 2014
Union Minister Nitin Gadkari's shift to a new home in New Delhi's top security bungalow zone signals the official demise of the National Advisory Council or NAC led by Sonia Gandhi, which was often described by critics as a super-cabinet in the previ...
Thursday October 16, 2014
Rajiv Mehrishi, a top bureaucrat from Rajasthan, a state that has pushed dramatic free market reforms in recent months, replaces Mr Mayaram, who had twin roles as both finance and economic affairs secretary and was appointed by the previous Congress-...
Opinion | Aman Sinha | Wednesday October 15, 2014
Big change in under six months, writes BJP's Aman Sinha
India | NDTV.com | Tuesday October 14, 2014
28 leading economists have written a sharp letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi saying they fear his government is trying to dilute the rural jobs scheme brought in by the previous UPA government.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday October 14, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has received a sharp letter from 28 leading economists who allege that his government is trying to dilute the rural jobs scheme brought in by the previous UPA government.
Sunday October 5, 2014
No decision has been taken on a suggestion by the UPA government-appointed Shunglu Committee to make the Comptroller Auditor General (CAG) a multi-member body, the Finance Ministry has said.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday September 29, 2014
Taking a swipe at the Congress-led UPA, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said the earlier governments would keep harping on the number of laws they had come out with, but he has made it his mission to get rid of the "maze" of "useless" ones.
Monday September 22, 2014
Ahead of its annual general meeting on Tuesday, Steel Authority of India Ltd (SAIL) said two of its independent directors, appointed by the UPA government, have resigned.
Saturday September 20, 2014
The Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime aims at subsuming most of the indirect taxes at the central as well as state level. The UPA government in 2011 introduced a Constitution Amendment Bill in the Lok Sabha to pave the way for introduction of GST.
India | NDTV.com | Monday September 15, 2014
Former Comptroller and Auditor General Vinod Rai has alleged that ex-Prime Minister Manmohan Singh failed to check corruption duirng his tenure - most notably in 2G spectrum and coal blocks allocation. Mr Rai's estimates of massive losses in these sc...
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 14, 2014
BJP President Amit Shah today said soon after coming to power UPA had abolished an effective anti-terrorism law while the Narendra Modi government among its first tasks set up SIT to bring back black money stashed by Indians abroad.