Nov 30, 2015 08:58 AM IST
After the PM's meeting with Congress President Sonia Gandhi and former PM Manmohan Singh, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led Central government is expecting that it will be able to pass the GST with consensus and not just a majority.
- Nov 26, 2015 10:18 PM IST
Speaking to CNBC-TV18, KC Tyagi, Secretary General (JDU) says that it is the
efficiency of the administrator that will ensure effectiveness of the ban.
- Nov 24, 2015 03:42 PM IST
The bank would also issue bounds under Tier 2 capital to collect Rs 3,000 crore, he said on the sidelines of inauguration of new premises of regional office.
- Nov 24, 2015 07:56 AM IST
The minister has sought an "explanation" from the secretary on issues like inability to bring down the dal prices, not bringing the stocks of seized dal in the market at the earliest after the raids, for taking action against go-down owners instead of hoarders.
- Nov 20, 2015 05:42 PM IST
Stating that the Central government provides interest incentive at three percent to farmers, who promptly repay the loans in respect of crop loans, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik pointed out that the same facility is not available in case of conversion of such crop loans on account of drought.
- Nov 04, 2015 08:57 PM IST
In a conversation with CNBC-TV18‘s Nayantara Rai, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said that the government is planning to open financial bids for the airport.
- Nov 04, 2015 02:15 PM IST
"During the Cabinet meeting chaired by Chief Minister Raman Singh yesterday, it was decided 17 tehsils with yield of 50 paise or less as drought-affected," a government spokesperson said here on Wednesday.
- Oct 31, 2015 12:14 PM IST
"In six months all police stations in Maharashtra have been connected online", the Chief minister who also holds home portfolio, said during an interaction at his official residence in south Mumbai.
- Oct 30, 2015 08:00 AM IST
Once a month, Modi holds a meeting with top state and federal bureaucrats to check why projects have not got off the ground. Since March, 2015, his intervention has helped revive nearly USD 60 billion in federal and state projects, according to government data.
- Oct 28, 2015 10:18 PM IST
In an interaction on Twitter, Bihar Cheif Minister Nitish Kumar said that he is confident of Mahagathbandhan‘s victory in the election.
- Oct 23, 2015 07:49 AM IST
Addressing a gathering of followers of the late Dalit leader at Deekshabhoomi on the occasion of 59th Dhamma Chakra Pravarta day, Fadnavis called the managing committee of the Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar Smarak Samiti to engage and involve global experts who have studied the philosophy of Ambedkar in preparing a master plan.
- Oct 21, 2015 12:29 PM IST
"The Winter session of Parliament is likely to be convened any day after November 19. But a final decision will be taken by the Cabinet Committee of Parliamentary Affairs (CCPA) on October 26," a government functionary said after a CCPA meeting on Wednesday.
- Oct 21, 2015 11:08 AM IST
Chief Minister Fadnavis recently chaired a meeting to take stock of the state's financial status and discussed measures to raise additional revenue. Finance Minister Sudhir Mungantiwar, Additional Chief Secretary (Finance) Sudhir Kumar Srivastava and other secretaries were present at the meeting.
- Oct 20, 2015 10:21 PM IST
CNBC TV18's Archana Shukla travelled to Beed and Osmanabad districts in Marathwada to see if the project is helping.
- Oct 17, 2015 02:49 PM IST
Sayeed expressed grave concern over incidents of mob lynching saying people cannot be allowed to take law into their own hands.
- Oct 16, 2015 11:08 AM IST
CM Fadnavis recently wrote a letter to Minster of State for Finance Jayant Sinha, requesting him to sort out the technical issues at the earliest so that a branch of the bank can be opened in the metropolis, a senior official in the CMO said. The Chinese bank has been awaiting for licence for over a year to open a branch in the city.
- Oct 14, 2015 09:53 AM IST
In major embarrassment for the Bharatiya Janata Party, its ally Shiv Sena threatened to disrupt Ghulam Ali's concert in Mumbai which led to its cancellation. Ever after assurances from Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, the organisers were scared to go ahead with the concert.
- Oct 07, 2015 07:47 AM IST
Centre has approved Rs 640 crore as funds to Himachal Pradesh (HP) for upgradation of its skill development project in the state for next five years, Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh said here on Tuesday.
- Sep 24, 2015 10:57 AM IST
"Maharashtra is biggest manufacturing hub in the country (which) can provide immense investment opportunities and German companies who have big presence in the state can invest more," Fadnavis said while addressing the members of the Indo-German Chamber of Commerce (IGCC) at the 59th AGM here.
- Sep 24, 2015 09:20 AM IST
The first MoU with APGENCO (Andhra Pradesh Power Generation Corporation Limited) is for Rs 3,000 crore for setting up a 500 MW Solar power generation project in Anantpur during the 12th Five Year Plan (2012-17) Period.
- Sep 23, 2015 09:53 AM IST
CBI sources said that the agency has already conveyed its intention to question Mayawati in connection with the NRHM scam to unravel the larger conspiracy in the alleged misappropriation of Rs 8,000 crore central funds received by Uttar Pradesh.
- Sep 21, 2015 01:18 PM IST
A bench of Chief Justice G Rohini and Justice Jayant Nath asked Delhi government to file their comprehensive counter affidavits with regard to the amounts released to three municipal corporations here to control the dengue menace.
- Sep 18, 2015 08:03 PM IST
Emphasising on the pressing need for good para-medics to strengthen medical services, Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi said the rural health practitioners created by the state government have been doing a good job.
- Sep 18, 2015 12:41 PM IST
Modi, who has had mixed success pushing through his reform agenda since coming to power 16 months ago, has prioritised tackling a problem that is stifling bank lending needed for a revival in Asia's third largest economy, three senior government sources with direct knowledge of the plan said.
- Sep 18, 2015 08:41 AM IST
With both RJD and Congress eyeing several seats won by JDU in the 2010 elections, Nitish Kumar is facing a tough time in convincing his party leaders. Even the candidature of some ministers is uncertain.