Tag: government

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  • CID still part of home ministry says Haryana Home Minister Anil Vij

    CID still part of home ministry says Haryana Home Minister Anil Vij

    He asserted that according to the Business of the Haryana Government (Allocation) Rules, 1974, the CID department was part of the Home department.

    January 8, 2020
  • 8 states finalise action plan for agri export policy: Govt

    8 states finalise action plan for agri export policy: Govt

    The Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority (APEDA) has been adopting a focused approach for ensuring greater involvement of the state governments for effective implementation of Agri Export Policy (AEP).

    January 5, 2020
  • Former RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan blames ‘extreme centralisation’ for economic slowdown

    Former RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan blames ‘extreme centralisation’ for economic slowdown

    India's economic growth slowed to a six-year low of 4.5 percent in the July-September quarter. With inflation rising, fears of stagflation, a fall in aggregate demand accompanied by rising inflation, have resurfaced.

    December 8, 2019
  • Maharashtra government formation: Uddhav, Aaditya Thackeray to meet Sharad Pawar in Mumbai

    Maharashtra government formation: Uddhav, Aaditya Thackeray to meet Sharad Pawar in Mumbai

    Thackerays called on Sharad Pawar, Rajya Sabha MP, after he arrived from New Delhi in the evening. Shiv Sena's Rajya Sabha member Sanjay Raut was also present at the meeting.

    November 22, 2019
  • Maharashtra government formation: Congress-NCP meeting again tonight final meeting with Shiv Sena on Friday

    Maharashtra government formation: Congress-NCP meeting again tonight final meeting with Shiv Sena on Friday

    The parties have maintained that they will provide a stable government in Maharashtra but indicated that the terms of engagement with the Shiv Sena still has to be worked out.

    November 21, 2019
  • Congress giving Maharashtra on platter to BJP: AAP leader

    Congress giving Maharashtra on platter to BJP: AAP leader

    With Congress delaying its response, the state of Maharashtra may go into President's rule if the NCP-Shiv Sena alliance does not stake claim to form the government soon.

    November 12, 2019
  • The pitfalls of codification

    The pitfalls of codification

    The conviction that oral traditions and customs can be captured, reduced and 'frozen' into a written text is highly problematic.

    October 14, 2019
  • The five-star General~I

    The five-star General~I

    It is an unsound proposal from the point of view of military strategy alone. More so in the present context where India and its potential adversaries to the west and the east are declared nuclear powers armed with nuclear weapons capable of wiping out entire cities in a flash.

    October 4, 2019
  • Tragedy in the Making

    Tragedy in the Making

    It is for the first time that the Government has admitted that there is a problem with the economy. Earlier Governments had a tradition of appointing outstanding economists to important positions in the Finance Ministry. It is time that the present Government revived this tradition and hired some really talented people, without bothering too much about their ideological inclinations.

    September 27, 2019
  • Governance at Crossroads

    Governance at Crossroads

    The way flagship reforms introduced in its first tenure have fared would persuade the present Government that bureaucratic processes have to be revisited, if its detailed reform agenda is to have any chance of success. Second, all Government employees have to be trained in management; modern management practices will have to replace the archaic practices being followed presently.

    September 12, 2019
  • Rahul Gandhi slams RBI’s move to transfer Rs 1.76 lakh crore to Govt

    Rahul Gandhi slams RBI’s move to transfer Rs 1.76 lakh crore to Govt

    Rahul Gandhi tweeted, "PM and FM are clueless about how to solve their self created economic disaster."

    August 27, 2019
  • Dangerous signal, says Mamata on industrialists ‘leaving’ country

    Dangerous signal, says Mamata on industrialists ‘leaving’ country

    She said that amidst the country's poor economic growth, Centre is contemplating to disinvest government assets.

    August 1, 2019
  • The power of one

    The power of one

    How can a common man, not involved in governance or running of any executive or judicial machinery of the country contribute effectively to cleaning up India? Shashi Bhushan Singh, the jharuwala of Bihar, shows the way.

    July 24, 2019
  • Fine for speeding on UP expressway that lacks SOS medical help

    Fine for speeding on UP expressway that lacks SOS medical help

    Meanwhile, a transport official said that apart from speeding, the increase in heat wave conditions was causing tyre bursts which leads to accidents.

    July 1, 2019
  • Skewed priority

    Skewed priority

    Considerable misgiving and potential controversy might have been averted if a know-all attitude had not been displayed ahead of the only-partially attended all-party meeting the Prime Minister had called on Wednesday to discuss the proposal for simultaneous elections to the Lok Sabha and Vidhan Sabhas.

    June 21, 2019
  • Government to move full steam ahead on labour reforms with new Bill

    Government to move full steam ahead on labour reforms with new Bill

    In what could be a significant improvement over existing wage rules, the government is likely to extend the applicability of the Minimum Wages Act to all forms of employment and workers in both the organised and the unorganised sectors.

    June 9, 2019
  • Mallikarjun Kharge blames government for delay in meeting for next CBI chief

    Mallikarjun Kharge blames government for delay in meeting for next CBI chief

    Mallikarjun Kharge, the Congress party leader in the Lok Sabha, accused the Centre of the delay in the appointment of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) director.

    January 25, 2019