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25 achievements, 25 challenges (One Year of Modi Government)

25 achievements, 25 challenges (One Year of Modi Government)

🕔09:51, 25.May 2015

The following are a set of 25 key achievements of Prime Minister Narendra Modi government in the past one year, as listed by stakeholders and analysts, and an equal number of challenges that need to be addressed: The Journey So

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Quick, transparent decisions hallmark of Modi government: Jaitley

Quick, transparent decisions hallmark of Modi government: Jaitley

🕔13:10, 22.May 2015

New Delhi, May 22  Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Friday the approach to governance in India has seen a complete transformation in the past year, not just with decisiveness but also in terms of speed, clarity and transparency, that

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Modi Govt Strategy: UNEQUAL & IMBALANCED GROWTH…

Modi Govt Strategy: UNEQUAL & IMBALANCED GROWTH…

🕔11:14, 17.Apr 2015

Modi Govt Strategy UNEQUAL & IMBALANCED GROWTH By Dhurjati Mukherjee Developments during the past few months make it abundantly clear that the present Government lacks concern for the poor and the economically weaker sections, though it may make tall claims.

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Banks to be capitalised on efficiency – Signal to non performing FI’s to Exit?

Banks to be capitalised on efficiency – Signal to non performing FI’s to Exit?

🕔10:43, 28.Feb 2015

By TN Ashok    Economics Editor New Delhi, Feb 28: The 2014-`15 Economic Survey presented to Parliament by the Modi led BJP led NDA government has outlined a reforms package for psu banks which includes exiting the non performing banks with

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Modi accepts Finance Commission’s record hike in states’ share

Modi accepts Finance Commission’s record hike in states’ share

🕔12:28, 25.Feb 2015

New Delhi, Feb 25  With its first full budget due this weekend, the Narendra Modi-led government Tuesday accepted the recommendations of the 14th Finance Commission for a record increase of 10 percent in the states’ share of the divisible pool

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American companies laud Modi government’s business-friendly moves

American companies laud Modi government’s business-friendly moves

🕔09:57, 18.Feb 2015

New Delhi, Feb 18  The American Chamber of Commerce in India (Amcham-India) Tuesday welcomed the Narendra Modi government’s focus on creating an enabling environment and enhancing India’s position on ease of doing business. Amcham-India, an association of American companies in

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Modi to brainstorm with economists at Niti Aayog Friday

Modi to brainstorm with economists at Niti Aayog Friday

🕔12:25, 4.Feb 2015

New Delhi, Feb 4  With the first full-fledged budget of the Narendra Modi-led government due Feb 28, the prime minister, who is also chairman of the newly-constituted NITI Aayog, has convened a meeting of eminent experts on Friday to discuss

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US industry invited to ‘Make in India’

US industry invited to ‘Make in India’

🕔12:04, 21.Jan 2015

Washington, Jan 21  Opening up of FDI in key sectors, use of technology to leapfrog in terms of industrial growth and ease of business are the hallmarks of Modi government’s ‘Make in India’ initiative, according to Indian officials. Enabling manufacturing

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Make in India to be highlighted at PBD, 3,000 diaspora to attend

Make in India to be highlighted at PBD, 3,000 diaspora to attend

🕔11:25, 23.Dec 2014

New Delhi, Dec 23  The Modi government’s key programmes, including Make in India, would be highlighted during the Jan 7-9 Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD) being held in Gandhinagar, Gujarat, that is expected to see around 3,000 Indian diaspora attending. The

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Janata Parivar targets Modi government on black money, conversions

Janata Parivar targets Modi government on black money, conversions

🕔11:23, 23.Dec 2014

New Delhi, Dec 23  Leaders of the Janata Parivar raised the issue of black money both inside and outside parliament, hitting out at the NDA government for failing to fulfil its promise of bringing back illegal cash stashed abroad. They

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Black money: SIT says Rs.4,479 crore in HSBC

Black money: SIT says Rs.4,479 crore in HSBC

🕔10:25, 13.Dec 2014

New Delhi, Dec 13  The government said Rs.4,479 crore is held in Swiss bank accounts owned by Indians who figured in the HSBC Bank list and the Income Tax Department has initiated action against 79 such account holders. The concerned

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Cabinet nod for banks to raise capital by selling government stake

Cabinet nod for banks to raise capital by selling government stake

🕔11:22, 11.Dec 2014

New Delhi, Dec 11  The union cabinet Wednesday decided to permit public sector banks (PSBs) to raise up to Rs.160,000 crore from capital markets by diluting government holding to 52 percent in phases so as to meet Basel III capital

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Cabinet nod for banks to raise capital by selling government stake

Cabinet nod for banks to raise capital by selling government stake

🕔11:14, 11.Dec 2014

New Delhi, Dec 11  The union cabinet decided to permit public sector banks (PSBs) to raise up to Rs.160,000 crore from capital markets by diluting government holding to 52 percent in phases so as to meet Basel III capital adequacy

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Northeast’s development high priority for Modi government

Northeast’s development high priority for Modi government

🕔09:02, 25.Nov 2014

New Delhi, Nov 24  Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to the northeast later this month, the ministry for Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER) Monday said the development of the region ranked high in its priorities. Minister of

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CII says cabinet expansion will improve focus on economy

CII says cabinet expansion will improve focus on economy

🕔14:16, 10.Nov 2014

New Delhi, Nov 10 Echoing the sentiments of India Inc, the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) Sunday congratulated the new members of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ministerial council and said the ministry-expansion will help improve the focus on economic recovery.

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Dattatreya, Sujana Chowdary likely to be inducted in union cabinet

Dattatreya, Sujana Chowdary likely to be inducted in union cabinet

🕔10:32, 8.Nov 2014

Hyderabad, Nov 8  Bandaru Dattatreya from Telangana and Sujana Chowdary from Andhra Pradesh are likely to be inducted into the union cabinet, which is set to be expanded Sunday. Dattatreya, national vice president of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), is

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Modi’s Delhi Tea Party and Cabinet Expansion

Modi’s Delhi Tea Party and Cabinet Expansion

🕔09:58, 8.Nov 2014

By TN Ashok New Delhi, Nov 08 : Modi’s Delhi Party is going to become as famous as America’s Boston Tea Party- difference, Modi’s Tea Party is for expanding his 60 member cabinet and the Boston Tea party was for

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Union cabinet reshuffle on cards

Union cabinet reshuffle on cards

🕔12:35, 6.Nov 2014

New Delhi, Nov 6  A cabinet reshuffle is on the cards, well-placed sources said Wednesday, adding that it may take place before Prime Minister Narendra Modi leaves on a three-nation tour Nov 11. The sources said the reshuffle was most

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PM’s climate change council reconstituted

PM’s climate change council reconstituted

🕔10:36, 6.Nov 2014

New Delhi, Nov 6  The Prime Minister’s Council on Climate Change was reconstituted Wednesday, days ahead of a crucial UN meet on global warming in Peru. While TERI chairperson R.K. Pachauri, Nitin Desai and retired diplomat Chandrasekhar Dasgupta were retained

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Doles To Development: ALL-IN-ONE MODI APPROACH…

Doles To Development: ALL-IN-ONE MODI APPROACH…

🕔12:41, 29.Oct 2014

Doles To Development ALL-IN-ONE MODI APPROACH By Dharmendra Nath “Let’s think big. Let’s think far. Let’s think above politics.” This message by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to NDA MPs over Diwali Milan is all encompassing. Five months in Government, Modi

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