27 Aug 2015
New Delhi: For the first time, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal yesterday gave credit to the media for AAP's electoral success even as he raised concern of alleged attempts that are being made to push 'agenda' in the 'garb' of news that has given negative publicity to his government.
25 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Moody's Investors Service today said it may upgrade India's rating if the government's reform agenda is implemented and key macroeconomic indicators like inflation remain under control over the next year.
21 Aug 2015
Jaipur: Ahead of the global conference on climate change in Paris, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today made a strong pitch for 'concrete and effective' outcome to meet the challenge even as he batted for reform of the UN Security Council to 'mirror' current realities.
17 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Political parties have failed to arrive at an agreement on a Law Commission recommendation making it mandatory to disclose donations less than Rs 20,000 if the total amount exceeds Rs 20 crore.
21 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Endorsing the government's labour law reforms, NITI Aayog vice-chairman Arvind Panagariya today said India Inc needs to step up to create jobs and offer inputs to the government on boosting employment at good wages.
09 Aug 2015
Mosul: A firing squad of the Islamic State terrorist group on Saturday executed at least 300 civil servants who worked for the Iraqi Supreme Electoral Commission at a military camp in Iraqi city of Mosul, according to witnesses and security officials.
10 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Prominent persons from various walks of life have urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to bring about police reforms to end "executive stranglehold" over it and enable its transformation from a "ruler's police" into "people's police".
07 Aug 2015
Chennai: In a significant gesture seen in the the backdrop of the NDA's push to garner support for its key economic reforms bills in the Parliament, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today called on Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa at her Poes Garden residence.
23 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Election Commission on Monday opposed the idea of state funding of elections saying unless "radical reforms" are carried out in electoral campaign and political finance, it should not be allowed.
22 Jul 2015
Zurich: The high-profile person, who will head up the task force established to finetune crucial reforms of football's scandal-hit world governing body FIFA will be named very soon a source close to the organisation's leadership said.