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Signs of pragmatism in steps to boost economy

The Modi government’s eagerness to increase tax collections could have made sense if the economy was doing well.

26 Aug 2019 12:00 AM

After Art 370 scrapping, the Shimla pact is virtually ‘dead’

They are an integral part of the decision taken in 2014 to bar all talks with Pakistan on the Kashmir dispute.

26 Aug 2019 12:00 AM

Shah, others rush to AIIMS as Jaitley's condition becomes critical again

The President visited the hospital around noon, while Shah and Adityanath visited AIIMS around 11.15 pm.

17 Aug 2019 7:49 AM

Lukewarm response to National Education Policy

The letter of the Union HRD minister was accompanied with a printed copy of the Draft National Education Policy 2019 to all MPs.

13 Aug 2019 6:17 AM

After statue, govt to institute award after Sardar Patel

The ministry of home affairs (MHA) has been assigned the task to prepare modalities for the annual award.

13 Aug 2019 1:27 AM


BJP to tell ‘real stories’ on J&K

The abrogation of this article was part of the core agenda of the BJP and the RSS-led Sangh Parivar.

12 Aug 2019 2:03 AM

I am best friend India can have in Sri Lanka: Mahinda Rajapaksa

For Sri Lanka, India is the closest neighbour and their influence is very much felt here, says Mahinda Rajapaksa.

11 Aug 2019 2:49 AM

Groundwork for decisions on J&K began during tenure of previous govt: Rajnath Singh

'The decision will have some effects,' he added, saying that the neighbouring country is not happy and it will try to disturb peace.

09 Aug 2019 11:08 AM

An unusual BJP leader passes

Swaraj began her political journey as a young Lohia socialist, and could not in her public actions summon communalism as a vessel of self-promotion.

08 Aug 2019 12:01 AM

J&K’s bifurcation: A huge step backwards

One thing is almost certain. India will have very few now batting for it in the Kashmir Valley, and the Muslim dominated Poonch region of Jammu.

06 Aug 2019 5:05 AM


Article 370 scrapped, J&K loses its special status; state to be bifurcated into 2 UTs

Home minister’s speech accurately highlighted the monumental injustices of the past, says Modi.

06 Aug 2019 2:29 AM

Modi govt lying about terrorism threat in J&K: Cong leader Digvijaya Singh

The Jammu and Kashmir government on Friday issued an advisory to Amarnath Yatris and tourists to curtail their stay in the area and return.

04 Aug 2019 9:09 AM

Tinkering with J&K special status will be dangerous: Mehbooba Mufti

Former chief minister and National Conference president Farooq Abdullah said that his party will not allow any changes in demography of the state.

29 Jul 2019 1:41 AM

Fuelling fears in Kashmir

Pakistan alone can benefit in such a scenario. India suffers when the populace in the sensitive state is disaffected.

29 Jul 2019 12:00 AM

BJP involved in destabilising govts, horse trading: Ashok Gehlot

Gehlot told reporters here, 'Wait for the time, truth prevails in the end. These people are playing the game of finishing democracy.'

24 Jul 2019 8:47 AM


UPA did not ‘reply’ to 2006 train blasts, Modi would have responded: Piyush Goyal

Goyal was referring to surgical strikes in 2016 and aerial strike on terror camp in Pakistan earlier this year after Pulwama terror attack.

12 Jul 2019 4:02 PM

'Economy is weak, needs bold, structural reforms,' says Chidambaram

He termed Sitharaman's speech as 'insipid' and said budget does not have any steps to propel investment and savings.

11 Jul 2019 3:53 PM

Deposits in Jan Dhan accounts cross Rs 1 lakh crore

Over 50 per cent of the Jan Dhan account holders are women.

10 Jul 2019 12:52 PM

UN Kashmir report motivated

To not do so will be to renege on a government’s compact with the people to safeguard their security.

10 Jul 2019 2:22 AM

'Our team has put in a lot of effort,' says CEA Subramanian on Economic Survey

The Economic Survey projecting the state of economy and outlining the challenges will be tabled in Parliament later on Thursday.

04 Jul 2019 11:10 AM