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By Saubhadra Chatterji and Deeksha Bhardwaj | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON OCT 28, 2020 01:12 AM IST
The Congress-led Opposition’s tally is likely to go down below 100 for the first time in the recent past, creating more space for the Narendra Modi government to push legislations in the Upper House.
UPDATED ON OCT 27, 2020 08:19 PM IST
Defence ties are on a firm footing. Now expand tech and economic cooperation
By Zia Haq | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON SEP 23, 2020 12:28 AM IST
The Essential Commodities Act 1955, which the bill amends, is mainly used to curb inflation by allowing the Centre to enable control by state governments of trade in a wide variety of commodities.
By Saubhadra Chatterji | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON SEP 21, 2020 12:30 AM IST
The government has so far introduced 82 bills in Parliament since it won the general elections in 2019. Only 17 of them have been referred to various standing committees for in-depth reviews, the data says.
By Shishir Gupta | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 28, 2020 10:03 PM IST
Work has begun to build a road over the glaciated Saser La to link up Daulat Beg Oldie with Sansoma and acquire 200 tactical drones for the army’s battalion commanders
UPDATED ON AUG 18, 2020 05:54 AM IST
His early interventions show India has no reason to worry even if power shifts
By Shishir Gupta | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 14, 2020 02:43 PM IST
The situation in the Gogra-Hot Springs area near Kongka La is no different -- the PLA is where it transgressed, with an objective to come up to the Kugrang River, a tributary of the Shyok River.
By Anisha Dutta | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 13, 2020 06:51 AM IST
CPWD invited pre-qualification bids in a two-bid system to construct the triangular shaped building on a built-up area of around 60,000 square metres on plot number 118 of the Parliament House Estate, adjacent to the current Parliament building.
By Aashish Chandorkar
UPDATED ON JUL 20, 2020 06:55 AM IST
Exports are slowly bouncing back, even as the fall in imports in certain categories isn’t bad news
By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Jaipur
UPDATED ON JUN 17, 2020 06:04 PM IST
Congress spokesperson Randeep Singh Surjewala said it was the failure of the central government that led to the death of 20 soldiers in Ladakh’s Galwan valley.
UPDATED ON JUN 06, 2020 12:10 AM IST
The biggest issue, according to one of the officials, is crowd management in metro and suburban rails while children’s safety would be of paramount importance in the schools.
UPDATED ON MAY 27, 2020 06:50 PM IST
Tell Beijing its escalation will impact the overall relationship
UPDATED ON MAY 20, 2020 06:09 PM IST
As India prepares for the next phase in the battle, it should build on the strengths and remedy the weaknesses.
UPDATED ON MAY 13, 2020 09:35 PM IST
Putting money in the hands of individuals, businesses is key
By Rajeev Jayaswal | Hindustan Times, New Delhi, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAY 04, 2020 02:18 AM IST
More than half the CEOs foresee job losses after the lockdown ends, said the poll. Businesses have largely refrained from layoffs, but the hit suffered by their revenue streams has started causing financial distresses which would deepen if they remain shut longer, making job losses inevitable, the survey warned.
PUBLISHED ON MAY 02, 2020 01:50 AM IST
The secretary of the department of economic affairs, Tarun Bajaj, will lead the group on economy and welfare affairs, replacing his predecessor, Atanu Chakraborty, who retired.
PUBLISHED ON MAR 02, 2020 10:50 AM IST
The Congress has announced it will press for Union home minister Amit Shah’s resignation and will spare no efforts to attack the Narendra Modi government over the riots.
UPDATED ON FEB 25, 2020 07:49 PM IST
Trump’s visit was a success. But a trade deal remains elusive
By Rezaul H Laskar and Rajeev Jayaswal | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON FEB 23, 2020 02:14 PM IST
The two sides are expected to sign at least five agreements in areas ranging from nuclear power to homeland security during Trump’s two-day visit beginning on February 24.
PUBLISHED ON JAN 28, 2020 07:23 PM IST
It cannot play up foreign points of view when favourable (remember it invited MEPs to Kashmir), and dismiss them as irrelevant when unfavourable. India needs to restore its image as a healthy democracy, committed to pluralism. Fix the product, and the messaging.
By Press Trust of India | Mumbai
UPDATED ON JAN 24, 2020 08:31 PM IST
Budget 2020: The Narendra Modi government in its second term will present the first full budget next Saturday, at a time when the advance estimate of GDP has projected nominal growth plunging to a 48-year-low of 7.5 per cent and real growth hitting an 11-year low of 5 per cent or thereabout.
By Amandeep Shukla | Hindustan times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JAN 24, 2020 12:00 AM IST
The story revolves around the fortunes Ghazala and Shalini, both daughters of religious leaders belonging to different communities.
By Aishwarya Khosla | Hindustan Times, Chandigarh, Chandigarh
UPDATED ON DEC 16, 2019 07:25 AM IST
‘BJP national general secretary Ram Madhav says political dissenters will be released soon
By Avtar Singh | Hindustan Times, Malerkotla, Malerkotla (sangrur)
PUBLISHED ON DEC 13, 2019 11:12 PM IST
By Swapan Dasgupta
UPDATED ON DEC 05, 2019 07:59 PM IST
The gulf between Hindus and Muslims appears to have grown. A sustained conversation is needed
UPDATED ON NOV 27, 2019 08:12 PM IST
Along with focusing on the main stem river, take care of its tributaries also
By Press Trust of India | Kolkata
UPDATED ON NOV 08, 2019 12:51 PM IST
The saffron party was quick to hit back, claiming that the global financial crisis had a cascading effect on India’s economy and demonetisation had no role in it.
By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON NOV 08, 2019 12:33 PM IST
Narendra Modi government had invalidated Rs 500 and Rs 1000 currency notes on November 8 in 2016 and said crackdown on black money was one of its main objectives. Its political opponents have maintained that the move was aimed to benefit a few industrialists and resulted in massive job losses in the informal sector.
UPDATED ON JUL 14, 2020 08:58 AM IST
The party’s invincible march is paused. But the Opposition’s defeatist mindset helps the BJP
UPDATED ON OCT 23, 2019 06:56 PM IST
Address the issues that are part of the American Left narrative