Nirmala Sitharaman said the government was not making any attempts to impose Hindi in Tamil Nadu and was trying to promote Tamil as well.
The Kerala government would set up a first-of-its-kind elephant rehabilitation centre here at an outlay of Rs 105 crore, take care of jumbos.
Ministers in the coalition Karnataka government will be asked to step down to make way for disgruntled MLAs who have resigned as legislators.
Modi-led NDA returned to power with a massive majority in the Lok Sabha elections with the BJP alone bagging 303 of total 542 seats contested
New Delhi: The Haryana government on Wednesday told the Supreme Court that it would maintain status quo on the supply of Yamuna river water to Delhi till 21 May. The apex court asked the Delhi government and the Delhi Jal Board to request Haryana for the maintenance of status quo on water supply and directed […]
A reason why the INC continues to perform poorly in elections is its outdated ideas. By questioning the ruling BJP why it has entrusted a private entity, Dalmia Bharat, with the task of maintaining Red Fort, Rahul Gandhi’s party has harked back to the Jawaharlal Nehru-Indira Gandhi era of economics, which is singularly responsible for […]
Until 1 PM on Monday, 9 April, INC president Rahul Gandhi had not arrived at any of the venues of fasting by the leaders and workers of his party whereas the fast was supposed to end at 4 PM. However, the farce of a brief fast is not the issue. The demands, to press which […]
If Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah succeeds in getting from the Centre a sanction to turn challenger BS Yeddyurappa’s caste of Lingayats into a separate religion with a ‘minority’ tag, it may still not affect the BJP’s poll prospects, dependent as it is on ‘Hindu’ votes that may react to the State’s ruling party negatively, with […]
New Delhi: The government today tabled a bill that seeks to confiscate all the assets of absconding fraudsters and loan defaulters for recovering dues from them. The Fugitive Economic Offenders Bill 2018 aims to impound and sell assets of fugitives such as Nirav Modi, who is alleged to be behind the nearly Rs 12,700 crore […]
New Delhi: The number of wilful defaulters, who did not repay loans to public sector banks (PSBs) despite the capacity to do so, rose by 1.66% to 9,063 in the April-December period of the current fiscal, the government said today. “The amount involved for PSBs is reported as Rs 1,10,050 crore,” Minister of State for […]