Tag: Government

Tamil Nadu: No Amma, no Kalaignar. It’s EPS vs Stalin | India News

CHENNAI: The stage is set in Tamil Nadu for a do-or-die battle between AIADMK member and outgoing CM Edappadi K Palaniswami (better known as EPS)...

PM Modi sets target of Rs 2.5 lakh crore from asset monetisation | India News

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Wednesday that the planned privatisation of state-run enterprises will help free up resources for spending on welfare,...

Jaishankar in Mauritius amid unrest | India News

NEW DELHI: Foreign minister S Jaishankar landed in Mauritius on Sunday on a two-day visit to advance a trade and investment agreement with the island...

Why are people made to pay so much for petrol when global crude oil prices are low, asks Congress | India News

NEW DELHI: The Congress on Friday hit out at the government over fuel rates and demanded an answer from Prime Minister Narendra Modi on why...

Govt invites suggestions on blue economy policy

The Ministry of Earth Sciences (MoES) has rolled out the draft blue economy policy in the public domain, inviting suggestions and inputs from various stakeholders,...

Twitter complies with govt request, blocks 97% handles | India News

NEW DELHI: There were signs of a thaw in Twitter’s tussle with the government after the social media giant took down over 97% of the...

How to Obtain the Employee Retention Tax Credit (ERTC) Under the Second Round of Covid Relief (Updated)

February 4, 2021 15+ min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Last Updated on February 10 at 6 p.m. For the average...

PM, RS bid emotional farewell as Leader of Opposition Azad’s term ends | India News

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi turned extremely emotional while bidding farewell to Leader of Opposition Ghulam Nabi Azad in Rajya Sabha on Tuesday, saying...

Only a few PSUs to remain in strategic sectors, says Niti Aayog CEO

(This story originally appeared in on Feb 04, 2021) NEW DELHI: Niti Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant says there will be a few PSUs in strategic...

Farmers’ protest continues amid tight security | India News

NEW DELHI: Heightened security deployment has continued at the Singhu border (Delhi-Haryana border) as farmers‘ protest against three agriculture laws entered the 67th day on...

India to ship Covid vaccine to neighbours | India News

NEW DELHI: India plans to ship off doses of Covid vaccine to its neighbours as part of its vaccine diplomacy in a couple of weeks....

SC-appointed panel on farm laws to hold first meeting on Jan 19

The Supreme Court-appointed committee on the three new farm laws is scheduled to hold its first meeting on January 19 at Pusa campus here, one...

RBI: RBI ready to examine if there is govt proposal for bad bank, says Governor Das

MUMBAI: The Reserve Bank of India is open to examining and providing its view if the government were to bring a proposal for setting up...

Staying implementation of farm laws not a solution: Farmer leaders | India News

NEW DELHI: Farmer leaders on Monday said they would continue their agitation even if the government or the Supreme Court stays the implementation of the...

Govt to generate unique health IDs for people giving Aadhaar for vaccination | India News

BENGALURU: If a Covid-19 vaccine seeker provides his/her Aadhaar as identity proof to be inoculated, the government will immediately generate a unique health identity (UHID)...

Poll cash row: On what grounds are we the accused, cops write to govt | India News

BHOPAL: As Madhya Pradesh EOW’s special investigation team (SIT) starts analysing contents of the CBDT report on alleged use of unaccounted cash in the 2019...

budget 2021: View: Four recommendations for FM to make the Budget a dream one

In less than a month, the finance minister will be presenting Budget 2021-22. What needs to be on her agenda? Before turning to my reform...

No curbs on vax exports, says govt; cos call shots ‘global public goods’ | India News

NEW DELHI: The government on Tuesday clarified there was no export ban on the approved vaccines with both Serum Institute of India (SII) and Bharat...

All eyes on the Modi government to determine India’s trajectory in the post-coronavirus era

Year 2021 in all likelihood will be the most defining period for Prime Minister Narendra Modi, one where his government‘s approach and execution will determine...

Private power cos to get Rs 40,000 crore liquidity boost: Crisil

MUMBAI: Private sector coal-based power generators may see an equity infusion to the tune of Rs 40,000 crore, driven by government’s initiatives and state-run Coal...

If this is a democracy, then government should listen to farmers: Harsimrat Kaur Badal

From the day the farm ordinances were introduced to the time they were brought for ministerial comments, I kept raising farmers’ concern. But the government...

Odisha fast emerging as the manufacturing hub of the Eastern India: Naveen Patnaik

Odisha chief minister Naveen Patnaik while speaking at the 93 rd annual general meeting (AGM) of FICCI, said that Odisha is very successfully on the...

reforms: Demand-boosting reforms must to turn the slide

The government has responded to the Covid-driven economic slowdown with a series of stimulus packages in the recent months, some addressing specific concerns of identified...

Govt puts forth proposal to farmers’ groups giving them a written assurance on MSP

New Delhi: As the stalemate over the farm laws continues, the government on Wednesday put forth a proposal to farmers’ groups giving them a written...

Govt fully committed to principle of reform, perform and transform: PM Modi

BENGALURU: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday called on the global alumni base of Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) to come up with viable technological...