As the Modi government completes three years in power, CNBC-TV18's Archana Shukla finds out just how much change the Swachh Bharat Mission has brought about.
To mark the occasion, PM Modi is expected to make a speech to the nation and launch a series of vital projects from Assam, signalling the importance he attaches to a remote region that is hemmed in by China, Bangladesh and Myanmar.
Finance minister Arun Jaitley today highlighted the key initiatives taken by the BJP-led NDA government in the last three years and said the bold decisions have helped India become the world's fastest growing economy.
The broader vision of one of the Modi government's more ambitious schemes is to transform India into a digitally empowered society. As a part of our ongoing three year report card of Modi government, CNBC-TV18's Kritika Saxena and Prerna Baruah do a deep dive into Digital India mission and find that very few of the targets laid out have been met.
Nirupam was here as part of his party's national campaign to highlight the "failures" of the NDA government on its third anniversary.
At the beginning of his tenure as the minister for road transport and highways -- Nitin Gadkari had set an ambitious target of constructing an average of 40 kilometres of roads every day. However, three years down the line, the government is yet to meet that target - in fact the pace of road construction stands at 23 kilometres per day. Watch Network18s Marya Shakil catch up with Nitn Gadkari to find out what's holding back the ministry from meeting its targets?
Speaking to Moneycontrol, Rohin Kapoor, Director, Deloitte Haskins & Sells LLP says, “Over the last 3 years, Indian education sector has witnessed a series of flagship programme announcements whose on ground impact is yet to be reported.”
Interview with Arun Thukral, MD & CEO of Axis Securities
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's monthly address -- 'Mann Ki Baat' -- being aired to about 150 countries -- has evoked a "huge response" from people of Indian-origin living abroad, an All India Radio (AIR) director has said.
Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das is likely to start a radio address on the lines of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'Mann ki Baat' -- an idea which is expected to be emulated by other states as well.
India is among the world's youngest countries. With over 600 million people below the age of 35 years, the country can boast of a readily-available workforce that the more prosperous and developed countries of the west cannot. Yet, India's biggest asset is Prime Minister Narendra Modi's most pressing and vexatious challenge. CNBC-TV18's Ronojoy Banerjee assess this government's performance when it comes to creating jobs.
A Moneycontrol poll of 15 analysts, which include fund managers and economists rated the government’s overall performance in handling the economy and initiation of reforms at 7.25 out of 10
Even as it looked at traditional ways to boost employment and revive industry, the Modi government went one step further. It recognised the need to promote entrepreneurship among India's youth and this took the form of a new mission -- Startup India. As the Modi government completes three years in office, just how effective has this 15-month old programme been? CNBC-TV18s Rukmini Rao and Farah Bookwala Vhora find out.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the ambitious "Smart Cities Mission" in 2015. However in the 3 years since, just how much has changed on the ground? CNBC-TV18's Shruti Malhotra puts this mission under the lens to find out.
To be fair there is nothing wrong with the idea of seeking gold hoarded at homes or in bank lockers to be brought into the economy. It was an innovative idea which the government dared to test. Being the second largest buyers of gold, which accounts for more than 25 percent of India’s trade deficit, Indians have persisted in investing in an unproductive asset.
Moneycontrol attempts to simplify the Narendra Modi-led government’s journey from 2014 to date, making it as easy as ABC.
Ajanta Pharma, Bajaj Corp, Hero Motocorp and TCS were the exceptional performers.
As Nifty scales new highs and valuation comfort in the market wanes, investors should focus solely on the earnings trajectory to pick the winners for the remainder of Modi's tenure.
BJP has succeeded in propagating its message of hope and growth, giving rise to an aspirational populace with confident expectations of the future
Out of pocket expenditure constitutes more than 60 percent of all health expenses, a major drawback in a country like India where a large segment of the population is poor. Consulting firm PwC estimates that approximately 63 million people fall into poverty each year due to lack of financial protection for their healthcare needs.
Union Minister Nirmala Sitharaman today wondered what promises the NDA government has broken and how it has betrayed the people in the last three years as has been alleged by Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi.
How have Indian equities performed in the last three years since the day the NDA emerged victorious in the Lok Sabha elections? CNBC-TV18's Nigel D Souza, has sifted through the numbers and tells how the journey has been in the last three years and which were the big stars.
It has been nearly 1100 days since May 16 2014 when Narendra Modi led the NDA to a thumping victory in the elections. So, has India's first majority government in three decades delivered on its promise of "Acche Din"? CNBC-TV18's Shereen Bhan gets the details of a LocalCircles poll that finds out the mood of the nation.