Taking a jibe at the Modi government, former minister and Congress leader Shashi Tharoor has said policies like ‘Make in India’ and hatred cannot go together as he asserted that “outrageous” statements against minorities by ruling party members only undermine the country’s soft power. To attract foreign direct investment, which is key to the construction and modernisation of the infrastructure sector and manufacturing, the Congress MP stressed on the need to ... Rediff.com, 4 hours ago
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Despite all the incentives, the start-ups’ mega event fell short of expectations The government’s start-up action plan has kindled hopes of the young and restless entrepreneurial community in the country. Several game changing measures including a three-year tax holiday and exemptions from provisions of some cost-escalating laws have been introduced. There were some rehashes from the ‘ease of business’ campaign such as insolvency law, easier registration process etc, ...Rediff.com, 2 weeks ago Beyond the start-up hype Rediff.com, 2 weeks ago
New Delhi: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, brand ambassador of Gujarat tourism, is the Modi government’s first choice as the new face of its ‘Incredible India’ campaign after actor Aamir Khan ceased to be its mascot. “Amitabh Bachchan will ...IndiaTV News, 1 month ago Why Aamir Khan no longer qualified as 'Incredible India' ambassador DNA, 1 month ago Aamir Khan to no longer say ‘Athiti Devo Bhava’; ceases to be Incredible India’s mascot IndiaTV News, 1 month ago
The government on Monday said the testimony of Pakistani-American Lashkar-e-Tayiba operative David Headley will end the ambiguity over the role of Pakistani “state and non-state actors” in the Mumbai terror attack and take the case to logical conclusion. “The difference between the state and non-state actors will come to an end after this statement,” Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju told reporters. The minister said it was known to everyone as to who were involved ...Rediff.com, 1 hour ago
Hardening her stance, People’s Democratic Party chief Mehbooba Mufti on Friday made it clear that she will not form the government with the Bharatiya Janata Party in Jammu and Kashmir if the Narendra Modi dispensation does not create a ‘conducive atmosphere’ by committing confidence building measures for the state. “There are problems within problems. To face these difficulties, we need to have support and, to have that, a conducive atmosphere (for forming government).Rediff.com, 2 days ago Mehbooba to take call on J&K government when convinced of alliance objectives Rediff.com, 1 week ago
A Pakistani parliamentary panel has asked the government to avoid ‘encouraging’ support to terrorist groups in Kashmir and take action against outfits involved in attacks there to dispel international concerns. The National Assembly Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs on Monday issued a four-page policy paper linked to Kashmir, the Express Tribune reported. “Pakistan should not encourage calls for active support to armed, banned, militant groups in Kashmir,” the paper, ...Rediff.com, 6 days ago Governor gives 1 day to PDP, BJP to decide on government formation Rediff.com, 6 days ago Governor rule imposed in Jammu Kashmir, Sonia to meet Mehbooba today IndiaTV News, 4 weeks ago Jharkhand government committed for transparent governance: CM Raghubar Das Jagran Post, 1 month ago
The Supreme Court on Friday questioned Arunachal Pradesh Governor J P Rajkhowa’s decision to advance the assembly session to December last year from this January, asking what difference would it have made if the sitting was held as originally scheduled. “What would be the change or the difference if the assembly proceedings would have taken place on pre-scheduled January 14 instead of December 16,” a five-judge Constitution bench, headed by Justice J S Khehar, said. The poser ...Rediff.com, 2 days ago
New Delhi: The Delhi government’s magisterial inquiry into the death of Divyansh Kakrora has found "deliberate" inaction by Ryan International School authorities, amounting to "gross criminal negligence", responsible for the death of the six-yea....IndiaTV News, 2 days ago
The Tanzanian high commissioner to India on Friday backed the steps taken by the government in connection with the alleged assault and stripping of a Tanzanian student in Bengaluru even as four more persons were arrested and two police officials suspended. Flying in from Delhi, a team from comprising Tanzanian envoy John W H Kijazi, also the dean of the African Diplomatic Corps, and External Affairs Ministry officials on Friday met state officials to get their account and African students in a ...Rediff.com, 2 days ago
India’s first woman chief of a paramilitary force, Archana Ramasundram, on Wednesday dedicated her appointment as the Director General of Sashastra Seema Bal to the women of the country and said she would work for increasing their representation in the force. The 1980 batch Indian Police Service officer of Tamil Nadu cadre was accorded a ceremonial guard of honour by SSB troops at the force headquarters as she took charge of her new post on Wednesday and donned the ‘khaki’ ...Rediff.com, 4 days ago
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