21 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Amid strong criticism of the use of pellet guns for mob control in Kashmir, Home Minister Rajnath Singh today announced that the government will look at other non-lethal alternatives as "we all feel sad" over the loss of lives and injuries in the valley.
19 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today promised to work for a consensus on the passage of the GST bill which he said was in the interest of the states.
17 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Anxious about the rise in global terrorism and frequent strikes including in neighbourhood, Prime Minister Narendra Modi yesterday urged all Chief Ministers to rise above political affiliations and keep national security "paramount" while countering the terror menace.
23 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Launching the Reliance Foundation Youth Sports (RFYS) initiative, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today urged the country's youth to take up sports, which he feels can be a great means of national integration.
20 Jul 2011
The Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh said on Wednesday that his ministry will go for comprehensive audit of all its schemes by the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG).
17 Oct 2011
The lackadaisical approach of Babudom has been nothing new and the very same attitude of the bureaucrats has been responsible for depriving clean drinking water to lakhs of villages in the country.
06 Jul 2016
New Delhi: JNU Students Union president Kanhaiya Kumar who has been severely critical of Union Minister Smriti Irani ever since the sedition row broke out today claimed that she has been shunted out of HRD to divert public attention from Rohith Vemula issue.
16 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today asked states to focus on intelligence sharing which will help the country stay "alert" and "updated" in countering internal security challenges.
23 Jul 2016
Kolkata: The family of Indian aid worker Judith D'Souza, who was rescued following her abduction in Kabul in June, expressed gratitude to the Indian government today.Judith will reach New Delhi this evening, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said.
07 Mar 2016
Cuttack: Congress parliamentarian and former Union minister Jairam Ramesh has suggested the conflict between economic growth and environmental protection should be settled within the country's democratic framework.