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Union government

AA Edit | Time to Exorcise NEET Bogey

Tamil Nadu is looking for an immediate solution, The ball is in the President’s court

16 Aug 2023 12:00 AM

AA Edit | Let gay couples live normally

The govt’s position reflects a refreshing change from the earlier one of extreme denial, calling same-sex marriage an urban elitist concept

05 May 2023 12:10 AM

Aakar Patel | ‘Fact-checking’ by govt & the truth: Sweeping powers to curb dissent?

Visible action by the State, especially harsh and intimidatory action, against critics and dissenters acts as a deterrent

11 Apr 2023 12:05 AM

Sanjeev Ahluwalia | Export, monetise, privatise: The eco mantra India needs

Despite the hoopla of centralised governance, the economy is mutating away from the government and towards the private sector

14 Mar 2023 12:38 AM

Any ruling party at Centre can appoint a 'yes man' as CEC, says Supreme Court

Court says inclusion of CJI in consultation process for CEC appointment will ensure independence

24 Nov 2022 7:08 AM


A delay that violates the basic rights of children

The reopening of schools for in-person classes, mostly for Class 9 to Class 12 only, is one such action

26 Sep 2021 12:15 AM

Aakar Patel | Why not do the obvious thing? Repeal 3 laws, end farm stir…

On January 12 this year, the Supreme Court 'stayed' the implementation of the farm laws

14 Sep 2021 2:39 AM

PIL in HC seeks separate toilets for transgenders, court asks Delhi govt to reply

The petition filed by Jasmine Kaur Chhabra said the Centre has released funds but no separate toilets have been made for the transgenders

26 Jul 2021 1:52 PM

Diplomats worried over Delhi pollution

Delhi was blanketed by a thick smog for four consecutive days till Friday as unfavourable weather hampered dispersion of pollutants.

17 Nov 2019 6:58 AM

BJP doesn’t want Opposition-run governments: Ashok Chavan

The BJP has used this policy to their advantage in Goa, Manipur, Arunachal Pradesh and Bihar to form their governments.

08 Jul 2019 3:42 AM


Former finance secy A N Jha joins 15th Fin Comm as member

Jha, a 1982 batch IAS officer of Manipur cadre, superannuated as a finance secretary to the Government of India on February 28.

01 Mar 2019 2:40 PM

Govt to finalise rules for online drugs sale

The PIL stated that the process of drugs supply by websites is in violation of the Drugs and Cosmetics Rules, 1945.

05 Jan 2019 6:25 AM

Manoj Tiwari inspects route of Delhi water taxi project

Local MP Mr Tiwari claimed that the facilities will provide a boost to tourism in Delhi.

13 Jul 2018 5:29 AM

Centre, L-G must go to SC to clear confusion, says CM Kejriwal

Apex court judgment misinterpreted in “queer” manner.

08 Jul 2018 5:29 AM

Rs 1,100-crore released for cotton farmers

The pink bollworm damaged the crop on 34 lakh hectares of land out of the 43 lakh hectares on which farmers sowed cotton.

01 May 2018 6:16 AM


Sugar industry on verge of unprecedented crisis

The sugar price that hovered around Rs 3,600 per quintal at the beginning of the season in October 2017, has fallen in the last three months.

26 Apr 2018 6:35 AM

Renewed ayurveda push planned to fight diabetes

The CSIR’s role in promoting herbal drugs to treat chronic diseases like diabetes also came up for praise during discussions.

09 Apr 2018 1:01 AM

Govt to go ahead with bullet train project, says CM Fadnavis

But Mr Fadnavis refuted all allegations, giving an example of constructing airports.

24 Mar 2018 6:24 AM

Government to double incentives of all social health activists

Delhi was the first state to take up ASHA initiative in an urban setting on a large scale.

07 Mar 2018 1:16 AM

EDMC budget: Many sops, but no new taxes

He has promised that all efforts would be made to ensure that the threat of sealing does not loom large over the city.

14 Feb 2018 2:07 AM