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Government extends Bhim cash back scheme for merchants till March

The government has extended till March a cash back scheme that offers incentives of up to Rs 1,000 to merchants for accepting payments through the BHIM application.

published on : 20th August 2017

PM Narendra Modi, Amit Shah to meet CMs of BJP-ruled states tomorrow

This will be Modi's third meeting with the chief ministers after the BJP swept to power in 2014, but the first such exercise since it formed a government in Bihar by joining hands with the JD(U).

published on : 20th August 2017

18 per cent GST on recycled plastic granules leaves rag pickers in distress

Ragpickers, the unsung green warriors who collect and segregate plastic waste, are in distress as an 18% GST on recycled plastic granules has brought the industry to a standstill.

published on : 20th August 2017

Prime Minister to monitor select railway projects in Tamil Nadu

MRTS Phase-II extension from Velachery to St Thomas Mount,  long-forgotten Tindivanam-Nagari to get a boost.

published on : 20th August 2017

Drone sale to India would cement bilateral ties with US: American executive Vivek Lall

The US decision to sell 22 Sea Guardian drones to India at an estimated cost of USD 2 billion will create around 2,000 jobs in the US.

published on : 19th August 2017

Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray asks PM Narendra Modi to take defence ministry 'seriously'

Uddhav said Narendra Modi should take the defence ministry seriously as the country is staring at a war with China.

published on : 19th August 2017

BJP members in Karnataka hopes for more berths in Modi cabinet

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s reported plans for expansion of his ministry has raised hopes of greater representation for Karnataka in the Union cabinet.

published on : 18th August 2017

PM wants 'Swachch Bharat', we want 'sach Bharat': Rahul Gandhi hits out at Modi again

Gandhi also took a dig at the government's flagship programme ‘Make in India’, saying most products available in the country were made in China.

published on : 17th August 2017

Amitabh Bachchan works on videos on Swachch Bharat for Indian festival in Brazil

Amitabh Bachchan has said that he is working on videos for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Swachh Bharat Abhiyan and the Consul General of India in Brazil.

published on : 17th August 2017

Experts welcome two-by-two ministerial dialogue   

The new format would include External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, Defence Minister Arun Jaitley, their American counterparts Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Defence Secretary James Mattis.

published on : 17th August 2017

Cracking down on 'black' money, government steps up scrutiny of shell firms

Modi's office has formed a team of top law enforcement and revenue officials to go after shell companies.

published on : 16th August 2017

Cabinet approves new metro rail policy

The government approved a new metro rail policy for expanding the metro network across various cities in the country.

published on : 16th August 2017

PM Narendra Modi lauds Salim-Sulaiman's patriotic song

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has praised composer duo Salim-Sulaiman Merchant for composing a patriotic song titled "Mera desh hi dharam" on the occasion of Indias 71st Independence Day.

published on : 16th August 2017

Modi, Trump agree to enhance peace across Indo-Pacific region 

Trump welcomed the first-ever shipment of American crude oil to India, which will begin this month from Texas.

published on : 15th August 2017

18 lakh people, Rs 1.75 lakh crore deposits under scrutiny: PM Narendra Modi

Modi said the implementation of Goods and Services Tax (GST), that subsumed over a dozen central and state levies to weave India into one market, has been smooth.

published on : 15th August 2017
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