22 Jul 2016
Gorakhpur(UP): Denouncing politics being played in the name of casteism and nepotism, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today pitched for a BJP government in Uttar Pradesh to promote politics of development but skipped any mention of the raging controversy surrounding Dalits.
25 Jan 2014
Patna: Union Rural Development minister Jairam Ramesh has said that the Centre is pumping lots of funds for Bihar in the rural sector and cited reports of compromising with quality and delayed execution of projects by Nitish Kumar government in several cases.
11 Jul 2016
Pune: Asserting that the role of teachers is crucial in nation building and transformation of education, Union Minister for Human Resource Development Prakash Javadekar yesterday said "accountability" will be introduced in the education system for the teachers.
16 Jul 2016
Patna: Stressing the need for making youths employable, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today said the state government will provide skill development training to one crore people in the state by 2020.
07 Apr 2014
New Delhi: Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh on Monday termed the BJP as a ‘party of Kumbhkarnas’ and said its election manifesto is a hastily prepared document which promises programmes already underway over the past 10 years.
28 Jan 2014
New Delhi: Union Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh said on Tuesday that security forces operating in the insurgency-hit areas of the country should be more transparent and accountable. He also appealed to the civil society and academia not to ‘demonize’ the security establishment and ‘romanticize’ insurgency.
21 Sep 2016
New Delhi: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Wednesday said government is working towards ensuring that perpetrators of Uri attack are punished as it will not sleep over terror.
03 Feb 2014
New Delhi: Union Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh said that there is a need to have parity of wage under the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MNREGA) and the Minimum Wages Act.
09 Feb 2016
New Delhi: The Prime Minister Narendra Modi pitched for people's involvement to bring about a change in rural areas as he interacted with over 200 youths working in these areas under a national scheme.
30 Jun 2016
New Delhi: World Bank President Jim Yong Kim today promised "proactive" and "full support" to India's efforts for evironmentally sustainable development as Prime Minister Narendra Modi pitched for adequate climate change financing.