Dec 06, 2013 09:48 AM IST
In the next six months, politics will take a backseat, global cues and rupee‘s movement would assume more importance for the market, says Sanjay Dutt, Director, Quantum Securities.
- Dec 05, 2013 08:47 PM IST
Each poll has given a different figure and the difference between these polls is huge which has led to more confusion. These polls have also given a face saver to the ruling Congress to rubbish all such surveys.
- Dec 05, 2013 05:04 PM IST
Out of the five states, Madhya Pradesh, Delhi, Mizoram, Rajasthan and Chattisgarh, BJP could be coming into power in MP and Rajasthan according to the poll, whereas Delhi still seems to be a bit mixed, says Sunil Jain.
- Dec 05, 2013 03:24 PM IST
BJP has allowed emergence of strong leaders. Even when it has formed alliance in Punjab, the party has banked on strong leaders, says Shekhar Gupta of Indian Express.
- Dec 05, 2013 11:14 AM IST
At the moment, Udayan Mukherjee expects the Nifty to hold 6000; however, adds that the market should not lose its focus from global cues
- Dec 03, 2013 09:46 PM IST
All eyes will be on the fledgling Aam Admi Party (AAP) as Delhi votes on December 4 in the Assembly elections in which Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is seeking to stop Congress from clinching a record fourth win even as the entry of Arvind Kejriwal's AAP has changed the dimension of the fight.
- Nov 28, 2013 09:31 AM IST
Emerging markets, India included, are trading at a huge discount to developed markets, says Sam Mahtani, Director, Emerging Equities, F&C.
- Nov 27, 2013 05:05 PM IST
In a city where demolition drives are fairly common - especially of slums, given the large number of illegal structures thanks to civic lawlessness residents of the affluent Campa Cola Compund managed an aggressive and successful anti-demolition campaign - getting unprecedented support from politicians of all hues.
- Nov 23, 2013 02:30 PM IST
The AAP in its election manifesto has promised the citizens of Delhi a whole host of things including 700 litres of free water, cheap power and the Jan Lokpal.
- Oct 31, 2013 10:16 AM IST
If these projections come true, the result will throw up a hung Assembly, making it impossible for any party to form the government unless there are sizeable defections.
- Oct 30, 2013 09:22 AM IST
Corruption and rising prices may crush the Congress government of Ashok Gehlot and result in the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) storming back to power after five years.
- Oct 29, 2013 09:16 AM IST
The survey, which interviewed 2,870 persons between October 13 and 20 in 140 locations in 35 constituencies, reveals that the BJP has gained in strength in the past five years with the electorate giving a thumbs up to Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan.
- Oct 10, 2013 11:33 AM IST
Policies by Congress government have ruined India‘s coal sector and resulted in huge corruption, says Former Finance Minister and senior BJP leader Yashwant Sinha.
- Sep 27, 2013 05:00 PM IST
The Congress clearly appeared flummoxed by Rahul's stand as Ajay Maken, at a programme, completely backtracked from his statement praising the ordinance as 'perfect', made minutes before the party Vice-President took the stage and denounced the measure calling it 'complete nonsense' and 'wrong' on the part of the government.
- Sep 23, 2013 10:28 PM IST
Nandan Nilekani is reportedly getting ready to fight for a new role in life as he represents the congress from Bangalore south that is his home region.
- Sep 04, 2013 02:14 PM IST
The Congress party is in no mood to not let go through the Pension Bill in the Parliament. Senior leaders in the party have been reaching out to other political leaders, who have expressed their opposition to the Bill.
- Aug 27, 2013 08:09 AM IST
Despite opposition and criticism, the ambitious Food Security Bill was adopted by the House through a voice vote after the combined discussion on the measure and a statutory resolution seeking to disapprove the ordinance promulgated on July 5. Over 300 amendments moved by the Opposition were rejected.
- Aug 26, 2013 05:45 PM IST
United Progressive Alliance (UPA) chairperson Sonia Gandhi on Monday asked all political parties to set aside differences and support the Food Security Bill.
- Aug 20, 2013 08:20 PM IST
Congress President Sonia Gandhi rolled out UPA's flagship Food Security Scheme in Delhi on Tuesday. Starting with the national capital, the Food Security Scheme will come into force in all Congress-ruled states from Tuesday.
- Jul 27, 2013 03:55 PM IST
To many Smriti Irani is still Tulsi, a character that remains one of Indian soap television's most memorable and loved, but it is to Smriti's credit that she has now managed to carve out a distinct identity as a politician who has gone beyond the popularity of her onscreen character. Here's the politician Irani on more on her life.
- Jul 24, 2013 09:49 PM IST
As per the government benchmark, a person earning over Rs 34 per day is above the poverty line. BJP sought to know that when the Rangrajan Committee, under the watch of the Supreme Court, is looking into the issue of poverty why did the government hasten to present these new figures.
- Jul 13, 2013 02:16 PM IST
4 years ago, in its 2009 election manifesto, the Congress party promised a Food Security Act along the lines of employment guarantee or NREGA.
- May 14, 2013 05:59 PM IST
CNBC-TV18's Rituparna Bhuyan reports that since the Congress could not pass the Food Security Bill in the Budget Session it is likely to push for an ordiance on the crucial legislation. However, the official process on formulating the ordinance is yet to begin and food ministry officials are skeptical about its benefits.
- May 13, 2013 07:14 PM IST
A section of ruling Congress party wants to replace Prime Minister Manmohan Singh before the monsoon session of parliament with either AK Antony, P Chidambaram or Rahul Gandhi.
- May 08, 2013 10:42 PM IST
A panel of experts, on CNBC-TV18, call for the resignation of the law minister and highlight that the credibility of the government has been damaged due to the Supreme Court's comments on the CBI.