Jun 08, 2021 09:19 PM IST
The minister touches on a range of issues from monopolistic power gained by Big Tech players like Facebook, Google, Twitter to the various issues currently plaguing the newsmaking practice in India.
- Mar 18, 2021 02:53 PM IST
BJP leader and Rajya Sabha member Sushil Modi also said that he was planning to write to the Information and Broadcasting Ministry regarding the same.
- Dec 28, 2020 05:23 PM IST
Sushil Modi, who had served as Nitish Kumar's deputy for more than a decade and is known to have an excellent equation with his former boss, made the remark in reply to queries about the JD(U)'s assertion to the effect on the previous day.
- Dec 28, 2020 03:23 PM IST
The BJP leader's remarks come a day after JD(U) leader KC Tyagi said the switching of party’s MLAs in the BJP was not a good sign for alliance politics.
- Dec 03, 2020 08:41 PM IST
Modi, who filed his nomination on Wednesday in the presence of fellow BJP leaders, those belonging to the other constituents of the ruling NDA, besides Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, appears all set to get elected unopposed on December 7, the last date for withdrawal of papers.
- Sep 01, 2020 04:46 PM IST
Modi said the NDA, under the state leadership of Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, would contest the elections unitedly and form the government against.
- Aug 30, 2020 07:10 PM IST
The Centre has given two options to the states to borrow either from a special window facilitated by the RBI or from market and has also proposed extending the compensation cess levied on luxury, demerit and sin goods beyond 2022.
- Jul 18, 2020 07:58 AM IST
The jailed former chief minister, serving sentences in Ranchi in fodder scam cases, came out with a couple of tweets in his native dialect Bhojpuri to take potshots at Kumar.
- May 11, 2020 06:48 AM IST
He requested her to release Rs 5, 018 crore for panchayati raj institutions and Rs 2,416 crore for urban local bodies for the financial year 2020-21, as per recommendation of the Finance Commission.
- Jan 05, 2020 11:03 AM IST
Bihar senior BJP leader also said administrative and punitive action would be taken against officials if they refuse to carry out the NPR.
- Dec 10, 2019 05:04 PM IST
The reshuffle in the panel's composition comes in the wake of issues being raised by state governments regarding GST compensation.
- Oct 18, 2019 11:15 AM IST
Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, who heads the JD(U), Union minister and LJP founding president Ram Vilas Paswan and Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi a BJP veteran on Thursday shared the stage at rallies in Duraunda and Kishanganj assembly segments and Samastipur Lok Sabha seat.
- Sep 19, 2019 08:35 AM IST
Modi, who also holds the finance portfolio in the Nitish Kumar government, cited the example of Parle G biscuits and said its demand had, in fact, increased in Bihar.
- Jun 01, 2019 10:05 PM IST
"The way Mamata Banerjee rebuked those chanting 'Jai Shri Ram' and got them detained by police makes it apparent that the Trinamool government, which has been providing asylum to Bangladeshi infiltrators, is indulging in a conspiracy to drive away lakhs of Hindi-speaking people who live in her state," the senior BJP leader tweeted.
- Jan 22, 2019 09:02 PM IST
The panel has been formed by the GST Council to look into revenue shortfall being faced by the states post implementation of the Goods and Services Tax (GST).
- Jan 01, 2019 08:54 AM IST
After raising the BJP's hackles last month by opposing the Citizenship Amendment Bill - which the JD(U) supported in Parliament and triggering a storm two days ago with the contention that the CM's party must contest more seats than its ally, Kishor intensified the political heat with a frontal attack on Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi.
- Sep 21, 2018 03:40 PM IST
The meeting of the Group of Ministers (GoM), set up in September 2017 to look into the technical issues faced by the GSTN, would be held in Bengaluru.
- Jul 22, 2018 06:53 PM IST
In an interview to Bhasha, Modi said that there are five slabs in GST and "there is an intention to reduce it to three slabs but it will take some time" as it is related to states' revenue.
- Jul 08, 2018 05:30 PM IST
To incentivise digital transaction, the GST Council in its last meeting in May had discussed giving a concession of 2 per cent in GST rate to consumers making payment through cheque or digital mode. The discount would be capped at Rs 100 per transaction
- Apr 17, 2018 07:26 PM IST
As it looks to finalise a single-page return form for businesses under GST, the panel today met about 40 industry representatives and 15 tax tax experts to discuss simplification of return filing process.
- Apr 17, 2018 08:55 AM IST
The GoM was set up to make the return filing process smooth and less complex, especially for the small taxpayers
- Dec 13, 2017 09:00 PM IST
The Bihar Deputy Chief Minister called upon political parties and progressive Muslims support draft bill banning triple talaq and containing provisions for providing assistance to women affected by the practice.
- Nov 25, 2017 05:18 PM IST
When the JD(U) and the BJP coalition was sworn in again on July 27 this year, Sushil Modi was made the deputy chief minister.
- Nov 23, 2017 08:15 AM IST
The government would spend Rs 23 crore to install solar panels to ensure uninterrupted power supply so that the wifi facility functions smoothly, Modi said while addressing a meeting to review the wifi campus scheme.
- Oct 19, 2017 09:30 AM IST
Bihar's Deputy Chief Minister said that the third outing of JD(U)-BJP coalition government has to compete with its glorious past record to fulfil people's aspirations.