Style inspiration from the Paris ramp
The new panel will look into the implementation and evaluation of 12 pet projects of the PM, including Make in India, Swachh Bharat & Digital India.
The BJP’s situation in the two states may be different but the Bharatiya Janata Party will launch its mission to win West Bengal and Bihar with a common strategy — wooing influential leaders from rival parties.
After adopting villages with the aim of turning them into models of development, the government now wants to adopt panchayats and make their functioning fully digital.
The man behind the unique identity project and Infosys co-founder Nandan Nilekani said on Sunday he is happy that the new government has put its weight behind the Aadhaar project. He expects the entire population to be covered under the scheme within three years.
TMC gears up for life without Mukul
In line with Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Make in India initiative, the Indian railways have fast-tracked implementation of the `500 crore deal for the acquisition and Transfer of Technology (ToT) of the next-generation Amstead bogies from the US firm ASF Keystone.
‘Saradha firms had common auditor’
Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s office has asked for a blueprint to implement the recommendations of a top panel that has suggested sweeping food reforms that include limiting subsidised grains to 40% of the population from the present 67%.
The Madhya Pradesh government has resorted to the unusual step of setting up liquor counters outside Kal Bhairav temple to ensure that devotees aren’t swindled by non-licensed vendors of alcohol, a popular offering at the shrine.
Defence minister Manohar Parrikar on Sunday assured the ex-servicemen of early implementation of the 'one rank, one pension' scheme, saying his ministry has fast-tracked the work on it.
"India, China major forces of world's multi-polarity": China
Like Pandit Nehru had Partap Singh Kairon as his Sher-e-Punjab, Rahul must anoint one of his own and ask others to fall in line. As he does that, he must be guided by the acceptability criterion. For at stake is the future of the Congress, linked to which is his family name.
Congress MP Shashi Tharoor, who had recently drew flak from the party leadership for praising Narendra Modi, has said that "we are all seeing a master communicator at work" in the Prime Minister. However, he hit out at the ruling Bharatitya Janata Party (BJP) for "promoting a nakedly bigoted Hindutva agenda".
The world is set to take a call on new climate treaty in Paris and sustainable development goals (SDGs) in New York this year. What can be expected from the talks in New York? R K Pachauri, director general of The Energy and Resources Institute and chairperson of Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), talks to Chetan Chauhan on what is possible and what's difficult.
Goa Police have arrested an Italian national and seized drugs worth Rs 9 crore from him at Anjuna, around 20 kms away from Panaji.