Tag: Government

Government hikes interest rates on small savings like PPF, NSC for the last quater

A relief for savers fro the government. Small saving schemes such as Public Provident Fund…

Government to stick to expenditure, fiscal deficit targets

New Delhi: Virtually ruling out any immediate cut in fuel prices, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley…

Government’s measures to stop depreciation of rupee ‘half-hearted’: Chidambaram

New Delhi: Senior Congress leader P. Chidambaram on Saturday said the Narendra Modi government's five…

Former Pak FM won’t be deported: UK

London: The British government has rejected the online petition seeking the deportation of the former…

Acid Thrown on Triple Talaq victim for ‘Refusing’ Nikah Halala, SC issues notice to UP govt

Rani, who is originally from Okhla was married to a man from Bulandshahr for eight…

Government, RBI to check rupee’s undue slide

New Delhi: The Finance Ministry on Wednesday said the government and the Reserve Bank of…

Sudan President Bashir dissolves government

Khartoum: Sudan President Omar al-Bashir has dissolved the country's government in an aim to fix…

Muzaffarnagar riots: Amnesty blames UP government for plight of survivors

New Delhi: Amnesty International on Saturday castigated the Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh for doing…

Banning e-cigarettes regressive move: Experts

New Delhi: Condemning the government's decision to ban e-cigarettes in the absence of scientific evidence,…

Government to put in place drone policy soon: Rajnath

New Delhi: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday said the government will soon frame…

Dissenting voice in danger?

The Constitution of India provides the right of freedom, given in articles 67,45,87,92 with the…

UP government issues frameworks on how to stop mob lynching

All the district administrations were asked to identify villages that have witnessed violence and lynching…

Follow the law of the land or… Centre warns messaging platform’s chiefs

New Delhi: After Government of India summoned WhatsApp chief Daniel to a meeting asking him…

Activists’ arrests: NHRC slaps notice on Maharashtra government

Mumbai: Taking suo moto cognizance, the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Wednesday served a…

Bhima Koregaon violence: Activists arrested ‘under government’s pressure’

Mumbai: The arrests of five activists from various cities across India in connection with the…

Government distances itself from Subramanian Swamy’s Maldives remarks

New Delhi: The government on Sunday distanced itself from remarks made by BJP MP Subramanian…

Government asks Facebook to allow access to encrypted data

California: In an investigation reminiscent of the San Berardino case, the government has demanded Facebook…

PML-N fields Hamza Shehbaz as Leader of Opposition in Punjab assembly: Sources

Lahore: The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) is nominating its party president Shahbaz Sharif's son Hamza…

Education reaches a new low in Jamora

Jamora: If there happens to be six teachers for one student of Class VIII in…

Modi government looting people in name of fuel: Congress

New Delhi: As the government increased the price of non-subsidised cooking gas by Rs 35.50…