Union government

Review GST on essential items, Kerala CM tells meeting

He also sought lifting of the stringent restrictions imposed on borrowing limits of states considering the pandemic-induced adverse impact on the economy.

published on : 8th August 2022

Bengaluru to host state agriculture ministers’ meet

State Agriculture Minister BC Patil said they are also focusing on doubling farmers’ income, which has been given priority by both the Union and the state governments.

published on : 29th June 2022

Nearly three months after launch, KEL Electrical Machines Limited in Kasaragod yet to start buzzing 

Kerala industries minister asks management to rationalise employees based on production. Employees say the machines are yet to be repaired and they do not get raw materials.

published on : 23rd June 2022

Freed after 112-day Houthi captivity, three Keralites set for happy homecoming

“We have reached Oman by a chartered flight from Sana. The captors were cordial to the crew, especially Indians.

published on : 25th April 2022

UP govt fast tracks Defence Corridor Project, invites bids for development of 4 nodes

The project, worth Rs 20,000 crore, has been planned over 5071 hectares of land spreading across the western, central and Bundelkhand regions of the state.

published on : 31st March 2022

I-T raid on Maharashtra Minister Aaditya Thackeray’s aide

The IT raids are allegedly linked to the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation — the richest civic body in the country. Aaditya said these raids are happening because BMC elections are due.

published on : 9th March 2022

No loss of green cover due to Central Vista Redevelopment Project, says Union Government

The Supreme Court had in January given its nod to the project in a 2:1 majority verdict while insisting that the clearance of the Heritage Conservation Committee will be mandatory.

published on : 16th March 2021

Union government to facilitate return of Indians from abroad from May 7

In a statement, the Home Ministry said only asymptomatic people would be allowed to travel and it would be arranged by aircraft and naval ships, and the facility will be available on a payment basis.

published on : 4th May 2020

Supreme Court hears tribal eviction case, no defence from Centre 

States given four weeks to provide data. The case is adjourned to November 26 for final arguments.

published on : 12th September 2019

Yashwant Sinha urges veterans, BJP MPs to speak out against government's failure

In an opinion piece, Sinha has argued that the decisive mandate of the 2014 verdict had been frittered away even while the party leaders had supported Prime Minister Narendra Modi to the hilt.

published on : 18th April 2018

Agriculturists hit hard by demonetisation, allege farmers

The Union Government and RBI have made arrangements for disbursement of amounts for urgent needs of the general public.

published on : 14th November 2016