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GST to test Modi government's legislative skills

GST to test Modi government's legislative skills

Legal experts have a mixed reaction to the government’s track record in managing its legislative business. On the face of it, the Narendra Modi-led National Democratic Alliance government’s track record on its legislative performance over the past two years appears to shine, compared to the first two years of the previous two regimes of the United Progressive Alliance under Manmohan Singh. But, the real test of UPA’s legislative skills will come over the next 12 months as and ..., 1 month ago

AgustaWestland issue: How it all started

After the Bofors gun scam rattled the Rajiv Gandhi regime in mid-80’s, the AgustaWestland is the second most prominent defence related issue that has put the Congress in a tight spot. Here we bring to you the sequence of developments related ...
 Jagran Post2 months ago

'Chances of a smooth run of Parliament are remote'

‘The current prime minister delights in confrontation; his government is deliberately provocative.’ ‘As of now, there is zero chance of the GST getting passed in this session.’ ‘People seem to be underestimating the Congress’ resilience factor. We are like the Indian elephant: we take time to move.’ Congress spokesperson and Rajya Sabha member Jairam Ramesh tells Kavita Chowdhury that since the attitude of the ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
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UP Assembly elections to be held in December 2016: Akhilesh Yadav at Jagran Forum

Akhilesh addressed a wide range of issues including roads, electricity, and health. Reverting to the question on Kairana, CM said that there is no need to attach every controversy with religion. Akhilesh also slammed Mayawati and the BSP for ...
 Jagran Post21 hours ago

After Rajan, Swamy now wants Modi's chief economic advisor sacked, GST junked

Subramanian Swamy now wants Arvind Subramanian, one of the front runners for the post of the new RBI governor to be sacked. After targeting RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan, BJP leader Subramanian Swamy has now trained his guns on Chief Economic Adviser Arvind Subramanian and demanded his sacking. "Who said to US Cong on 13/3/13 the US should act against India to defend US Pharmaceuticals interests? Arvind Subramanian MoF !! Sack him!!!," he tweeted. Swamy's attack comes in the wake of reports ...
 Rediff.com5 days ago No comment on 2nd term, cruel to spoil the fun the press is having: Rajan  Rediff.com3 weeks ago Why Subramanian Swamy is wrong in criticising RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan  Rediff.com1 month ago

From intolerance to new GDP numbers, Rajan had a view on all

While stating that a strong government should be led by those who have expertise, motivation and integrity and can provide the needed public good, Rajan warned that "strong governments, may not, however, move in the right direction". An outspoken Reserve Bank of India governor is rarity but Raghuram Rajan is the one who famously declared in James Bond style -- 'My name is Rajan and I do what I do' and he had a candid view on all topical issues economic and political. Keeping up this ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago

Fresh storm over 'tutoring of witnesses' in Ishrat case

A media report that the head of the inquiry into the missing Ishrat Jahan files had allegedly tutored a key witness set off a fresh storm on Thursday with Congress pushing for suo motu action by the Supreme Court, accusing the Modi government of creating a ‘fake controversy’. Union Home Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi ‘hotly denied’ that a senior official in his ministry allegedly tutored an officer on how to answer questions relating to missing files in Ishrat Jahan ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago

10 reasons why India won't grow at 8% plus

Shankar Acharya analyses the factors that make it difficult for India to revert to the high growth rate of previous years India’s eight per cent plus economic growth surge between 2003-04 and 2010-11 has set up expectations that it is only a matter of time before the country reverts to such an elevated growth path. This is unlikely to happen, in any sustained fashion, for several reasons. First, scholars have pointed out that in the 60 years between 1950 and 2010 only three countries in ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago

Transformation in lives of the poor: BJP's economic resolution at national executive meet

In an economic resolution passed at its national executive meeting here, the party claimed India under the "exceptional leadership" of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has emerged as the fastest growing economy and trained guns on the previous ...
 Jagran Post2 weeks ago

Top ministers, stars take part in Modi@2 gala event

The Narendra Modi government on Saturday celebrated its two years in office with a gala event, which had a smattering of Bollywood actors, including megastar Amitabh Bachchan where the prime minister vowed to root out corruption and make life easier for people “looted” for years. IMAGE: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley at the event talking of the financial reforms brought about under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Photographs: PTI A battery of Union ministers dwelt at ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago Hope replaced hopelessness during NDA rule, says 'UP wala' Modi  Rediff.com1 month ago
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