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Man who has the third most important job in the government

Man who has the third most important job in the government

Bharatiya Janata Party’s M Venkaiah Naidu is proud of the fact that he never speaks to reporters off-the-record. He has a bluff, hearty, no-nonsense style -- that can be misunderstood. Archis Mohan reports M Venkaiah Naidu is the only person in the Bharatiya Janata Party who became president of the party, resigned from the post and later accepted the post of vice-president: In a typical Venkaiah-ism he called it a de-promotion. For reporters covering the urban development and ..., 4 hours ago

It's not Bengaluru or Patna, these 98 places will be 'Smart Cities'!

Modi government's ambitious ‘Smart Cities’ project has shortlisted 98 cities but Bengaluru and Patna don't figure in the list. Image: Jaipur has been selected to be turned into a Smart City. Photograph: Chandramohan Aloria/ Out of 98 cities selected for the Rs 48,000 crore 'Smart Cities' project, 24 are capital cities, 24 are business and industrial centres, 18 are of cultural and tourism importance, 5 are port cities, and 3 being education and health care hubs, Nine ...
 Rediff.com3 days ago

Modi Govt listens and acts only on Twitter: Nitish Kumar

Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's rally in Gaya, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Sunday took a jibe at his government, saying the Centre responds and acts only on networking site Twitter. Kumar also questioned the prime minister on various promises made by his government including return of black money, enhanced MSP to farmers and special status to Bihar among others. "Apparently you didn't have time to respond to these earlier. Hope you'll do it now. Reposting for your ready ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago Nitish fumes as Centre appoints new governor 'without consulting him'  Rediff.com3 weeks ago Modi Government listens and acts only on Twitter: Nitish Kumar  Jagran Post3 weeks ago In response to Nitish, NDA to write open letter to Biharis  Rediff.com3 weeks ago

Market looks to reform signals from Bihar election result

Verdict will tell whether Modi government still enjoys the popular mandate When Chief Election Commissioner Nasim Zaidi called the coming Assembly election in Bihar the 'mother of all elections', it was no hyperbole. For, even before he could announce the specific September-October dates for election to the state’s 243 seats, political parties have started their fierce campaigns. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Saturday address his first rally for the state election in Muzaffarpur, ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago Why Bihar is important for BJP and Modi  Rediff.com4 weeks ago Bihar polls to be completed before November 29, confirms EC  Rediff.com3 weeks ago

How to get more bang for buck from social sector spending

With India lagging behind on several human development indices including healthcare and education, the Union government’s decision to up the spending on these sectors is a step in the right direction. However, much more needs to be done in the way of increasing accountability and arresting corruption if headway is to be made on these fronts, says Devanik Saha. Schoolchildren study inside their classroom at a government-run school. Photograph: Reuters The 2015 Union Budget announced in ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago

PM Modi's silence over Bihar's special status may put BJP in tight spot

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s silence over the Rashtriya Janata Dal chief Lalu Prasad’s demand to make public data of the caste-based census and his lack of response to Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's demand of special category status to Bihar on Saturday is likely to put the Bharatiya Janata Party in tight spot ahead of upcoming state assembly polls. Modi during his day long visit, when he addressed at two places in Patna and delivered a long speech at his parivartan rally in ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago Lalu dares BJP to declare CM candidate in Bihar  Rediff.com2 months ago 'BJP has Mandal and kamandal, but seeks mandate on development'  Rediff.com1 week ago Nitish, Lalu put aside their differences; show their 'bhai-chara' at event  Rediff.com2 months ago
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Kejriwal vs Jung: AAP govt hiring Bihar cops for ACB unconstitutional, say experts

New Delhi: Veteran bureaucrats have slammed Arvind Kejriwal government for his audacious move to hire six Bihar Police personnel in city’s Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) without seeking Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung consent.Shailaja Chandra, ...
 IndiaTV News2 months ago

Working Committee meet adjourned over Srinivasan's presence

BCCI secretary Anurag Thakur and IPL chairman Rajiv Shukla at the IPL Governing Council meeting, in Kolkata. Photograph: PTI High drama was witnessed at the Board of Control for Cricket in India’s crucial Working Committee meeting in Kolkata on Friday over the presence of Narayanswami Srinivasan, prompting president Jagmohan Dalmiya to adjourn it sine die over lack of legal clarity on the sidelined former chief's status. "The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) Working ...
 Rediff.com2 days ago

Sebi's next big worry: Who will fit into UK Sinha's shoes?

UK Sinha, a Bihar Cadre IAS officer, was appointed as the chairman of the market regulator in February 2011, succeeding CB Bhave. Arun Jaitley, Finance Minister with UK Sinha, Chairman of SEBI, during a conference on the ‘Regulatory framework for International Financial Services Centre in Gandhinagar, Gujarat. Photograph: Reuters Hunt on for Sebi chief, and fresh recruits from weaker section The Union government has initiated the selection process for the new chief of market regulator ...
 Rediff.com4 days ago

Caption this! What if you were stuck in a lift with Amit Shah?

Bharatiya Janata Party chief Amit Shah’s 40-minute elevator ordeal is truly making waves in political circles, and on social media. While one can understand Shah’s agony over being trapped inside a lift of the state guest house in Patna for around 40 minutes, Rashtriya Janata Dal chief Lalu Yadav, ever ready with a quip for all occasions, was quick to lampoon the BJP leader, saying: “Itna mota aadmi ko lift mein ghusna hi nahi chahiye, Bihar ka lift chhota chhota hai (A fat ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago Bihar polls: BJP turns to 'lucky' chariots for Parivartan Yatra  Rediff.com2 weeks ago BJP rolls out 160 raths to propel Bihar poll campaign  Rediff.com1 month ago BJP gets poll face on, appoints Ram Madhav to be in charge of Assam  Rediff.com1 month ago
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