Amitabh Kant

Power games: Sherpa seeks extension of term for secretaries

Twenty-one ministries of the Union government are engaged in the G20 work. Officials from these ministries are part of the working groups through the Sherpa Track.

published on : 29th May 2023

Ex-CEO Niti Ayog Amitabh Kant to head committee to look into stalled real estate projects

The panel will deliberate on the issues of legacy stalled projects and suggest ways to complete and hand over these projects to homebuyers in a time-bound manner, the order states.

published on : 4th April 2023

Farmers need to shift from rice to millet cultivation to reduce high water consumption: Amitabh Kant

Kant noted that the private sector needs to play a key role in making millet the superfood of India.

published on : 18th January 2023

UP driving India growth story, ideal place for investment: Amitabh Kant

Saying that there is no better place for investment than Uttar Pradesh, Kant praised the UP government’s efforts in bringing about sweeping changes to create a pro-business climate in the state.

published on : 14th January 2023

No better place for investment than Uttar Pradesh, says Amitabh Kant 

UP govt holds roadshow in Delhi to woo investors; signs MoUs worth Rs 1.25 lakh crore.

published on : 13th January 2023

Identify 5 ‘moonshots’, govt will take country to next level, says Kant

Rama Rao said that India does not have enough intellectual property rights.

published on : 24th February 2021

Bihar, Uttar Pradesh frontrunners in Indian Politics: Union Minister Ashwini Choubey hits out at Niti Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant

Kant had earlier said that states like Bihar, Uttar Pradesh, Chattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan are keeping India backward, especially on social indicators.

published on : 24th April 2018

Niti Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant gets extension till June 30, 2019

Niti Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant was today given an extension till June 30 next year, according to an official order.

published on : 5th February 2018

'Name and shame' has helped improve states' business rankings: Niti Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant 

Kant explained how real-time data monitoring is proving to be a game-changer in improving outcomes in health, education and financial inclusion for the people of India.

published on : 24th January 2018

Did Arvind Panagariya lose the turf war within NITI Aayog?

Multiple sources in the panel confirmed that the two top leaders hardly worked in tandem and thus, created competitive power centres.

published on : 6th August 2017