Squabble in SC: Judiciary independent, will sort itself out, says Modi govt

Minister of State P P Chaudhury said: 'Our judiciary is reputed all over the world, is independent and will sort out the matter itself'.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 12th, 2018

BJP national meet commends Modi govt policies

A resolution said Modi had emerged as the most popular leader in independent India.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 16th, 2017

Govt to help judiciary in reducing backlog of cases: PM Modi to CJI Khehar

Modi says the govt had done away with 1200 old laws and also helped in modernising judiciary.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 2nd, 2017

Govt seeks AG"s views on all-India judicial service

Modi govt has given a fresh push to the long-pending proposal to set up cadre for a lower judiciary.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 28th, 2017

Punjab Congress scales up attack against Modi govt over demonetisation

An independent probe into corruption allegations related to Birla & Sahara group was also demanded.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 6th, 2017

How turf war between SC and Modi govt escalated in 2016

Govt-judiciary tussle and heat on Modi govt marked 2016 in SC.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 25th, 2016

Govt biggest litigant, need to lessen load on judiciary: Modi

Load on judiciary can be reduced if cases are filed after taking a considered view: Modi.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 31st, 2016

Modi"s "UDAN" project faces fund crunch as too many airlines come on board

While govt's initial assessment was Rs 3 billion, a manifold rise in the number of participating airlines has increased the funding requirement to Rs 12 billion.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standard18 min. ago

Haj subsidy cancelled: Why Modi govt should stop spending on all religions

Both Central and state governments continue to spend large sums on other pilgrimages and festivals.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standard19 hr. 47 min. ago

Budget 2018: Modi govt targets disinvestment receipts of Rs 900 billion

The ONGC-HPCL deal is likely to fetch the government Rs 300 billion, the report said quoting sources.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standard20 hr. 17 min. ago

Private investment in agricultural sector: Modi govt weighing easier norms

Higher investments by companies including PepsiCo., Hindustan Unilever Ltd., ITC Ltd., which buy from farmers in some states, could boost incomes faster.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 17th, 2018

Letters to BS: Budget 2018 presents the biggest challenge to Modi govt

With just a year more to go for the next Lok Sabha elections, the government may find itself in a Catch-22 situation.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 17th, 2018

Bid proposals for aviation scheme up 4-fold but Modi govt faces fund crunch

Modi government's flagship aviation scheme is facing a fund crisis as the number participating airlines have increased manifold. While the government's initial assessment for the scheme was Rs 300 crore, a manifold rise in the numbe.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 17th, 2018

Budget 2018: Will Modi govt fulfil housing expectations of millions?

To provide relief to home buyers as well as encourage investment in under-construction properties.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 17th, 2018

Govt ends Haj subsidy; Cong wants Modi to use funds for minority upliftment

Union Minority Affairs Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said it was in line with the BJP government's agenda to empower minorities without appeasing them.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 16th, 2018

Budget 2018 will be Modi govt"s biggest challenge in 4 years. Here"s why

the BJP government is more popular in urban areas than it is in the countryside.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 16th, 2018

Govt plans comprehensive review of functioning of independent directors

The official said there is a need to have a better understanding of the role of independent directors and the kind of challenges faced by them.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 14th, 2018

Managing the SC crisis: Bar Council forms team; Congress takes on Modi

Congress asks govt to reveal reasons for Nripendra Misra's 'visit' to CJI residence.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 13th, 2018

Issues raised by Supreme Court judges internal matter of judiciary: Sources

Official sources in the law ministry said Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad has not met Prime Minister Narendra Modi in this regard so far.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 12th, 2018

Congress uses Vasundhara Raje"s "Padmavat" move to target Modi govt

The censor board, which comes under the Ministry, has given a certificate to release the film: Congress leader Raj Babbar.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 9th, 2018

Modi govt poses threat to democracy, Constitution: Jignesh Mevani

An elected representative is not allowed to speak. This is extremely unfortunate: Mevani.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 9th, 2018