Tag: NDA government

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  • Reduce VAT to bring down prices of petrol, diesel, says Congress

    Reduce VAT to bring down prices of petrol, diesel, says Congress

    Addressing media persons here on Tuesday, Himachal Pradesh Congress Committee Media Cell Chairman Naresh Chauhan blaming the Narendra Modi led NDA government for escalating prices demanded that they should provide some respite to the public.

    September 19, 2018
  • Naidu banking on denial of special status

    Naidu banking on denial of special status

    Andhra CM, TDP pin blame for delay of key projects on NDA govt's failure to provide adequate funds and handhold their development agenda.

    September 7, 2018
  • Chidambaram wants PM Modi to share details of NPAs under NDA govt

    Chidambaram wants PM Modi to share details of NPAs under NDA govt

    Former Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Sunday slammed Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his remarks about bad loans generated during UPA rule.

    September 2, 2018
  • Political games over the Rafale deal

    Political games over the Rafale deal

    Recent press reports have stated that the Congress has created multiple committees to raise the issue of the Rafale deal at different levels across the nation. It has formed a specific committee to regularly project the Rafale deal in Parliament. In its view, this is the scam of the present NDA government which can cause …

    August 28, 2018
  • Mamata’s U-turn on NRC is ridiculous: Mishra

    Mamata’s U-turn on NRC is ridiculous: Mishra

    Says TMC & BJP were trying to divert people's attention from economic crisis and only Left parties could combat against these fascist forces.

    August 6, 2018
  • CPI (ML) Liberation for broader unity to counter Modi govt

    CPI (ML) Liberation for broader unity to counter Modi govt

    The CPI (ML) Liberation has stressed on the need for a broader unity among Left parties and other secular forces to defeat the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led NDA government at the Centre in the Parliamentary elections of 2019. “We have an understanding with the Left parties in Bihar and in some other states. Our idea …

    August 1, 2018
  • ‘Proud to be a bhagidar’

    ‘Proud to be a bhagidar’

    Modi hits back at Opposition, says he feels honoured to share pain of the poor.

    July 29, 2018
  • NDA govt exposed in trust vote: Raja

    NDA govt exposed in trust vote: Raja

    The NDA government won the trust vote, but it lost the confidence of the people as Prime Minister Narendra Modi stood exposed for his failure to fulfil promises and was unable to give a substantive reply to issues raised by the Opposition, said CPI leader D Raja. Talking to reporters here on Saturday, Raja said …

    July 22, 2018
  • Revamping an economy

    Revamping an economy

    Amartya Sen has recently observed that despite the fact that India boasts the fastest-growing economy in the world, the country has taken a “quantum jump in the wrong direction” since 2014 ~ the year the BJP-led NDA government assumed power. And because of this movement in reverse, India’s economy is now the second worst in …

    July 21, 2018
  • BJP won because of EVMs, won’t return to power: MNS chief Raj Thackeray

    BJP won because of EVMs, won’t return to power: MNS chief Raj Thackeray

    Thackeray also said the BJP-led NDA government won't return to power in 2019 as it has "failed" on all the fronts.

    July 19, 2018
  • Urban bungling

    Urban bungling

    Where is the government? Who is responsible? Those “good questions” asked by an apex court bench of Justices Madan B Lokur and Deepak Gupta in the context of Delhi being in danger of being buried under accumulated garbage, and Mumbai flooded after heavy rains reflected the dilemma of citizens in not just those metros but …

    July 14, 2018
  • Pathetic reality

    Pathetic reality

    It was a scary projection of the law and order situation prevailing in the country that was pieced together on Tuesday by a couple of matters before the apex court, and a government order for the social media to enforce responsibility and restraint. An explanatory footnote to that pathetic state of affairs came in the …

    July 5, 2018
  • Increase in MSP ‘Diwali gift’ for farmers: Amit Shah

    Increase in MSP ‘Diwali gift’ for farmers: Amit Shah

    He asserted that this MSP hike will lead to a drastic improvement in the condition of living of the farmers.

    July 4, 2018
  • Maharaja confuses

    Maharaja confuses

    The mess is indeed an “inherited” one, but the NDA government appears nearly as clueless about what to do with Air India as the UPA had been when in an act of sheer desperation ~ or calculated malevolence ~ it opted to merge the international and domestic carriers. So monumental is the debt burden that …

    June 23, 2018
  • Minister’s minefield

    Minister’s minefield

    Saffron or olive-green? For any minister in the NDA government that choice would equate with being stuck “between a rock and a hard place”, but for the defence minister it translates into a genuine quandary. Nirmala Sitharaman could find her several capabilities stretched to the limit in deciding whether to favour the Army’s 16 Corps, …

    May 14, 2018
  • Painful reminder

    Painful reminder

    Seemingly contradictory proverbs have been brought into play by the cash crunch at ATMs in several parts of the country. If the official line is to be accepted it was “a storm in a teacup” or “much ado about nothing” and the problems would be resolved in a matter of days. Yet for the common …

    April 22, 2018
  • Houses adjourned

    Houses adjourned

    Both the Lok Sabha and the Rajya Sabha were on Friday adjourned sine die, with a continued standoff between BJP-led NDA government and Opposition / non-NDA parties over the latter’s unrelenting protests on their respective issues causing a comprehensive washout of the Budget Session that involved a waste of altogether about 250 working hours. The …

    April 7, 2018