CEA briefs Modi on economy

New Delhi, Sep 15 : Chief Economic Adviser (CEA) Arvind Subramanian met Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday and briefed him on the economic situation including fuel prices which are ruling high under the current dynamic pricing system. According to informed sources, the CEA also discussed the present inflationary situation in the country. Petrol prices […]

Driving licences to be linked with Aadhaar: Prasad

Gurugram, Sep 15 : In a bid to check the menace of multiple driving licences being issued to individuals, the central government will soon introduce linking of Aadhaar with driving licences, Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said on Friday. The Minister for Electronics and Information Technology said that after linking PAN with Aadhaar, the government […]

Modi betrayed youths, farmers; is expert propagandist: Congress leader

Jaipur, Sep 14 : Calling Prime Minister Narendra Modi an expert propagandist, senior Congress leader Anand Sharma on Wednesday accused him of betraying the youth and farmers. The Congress leader said the foundation stone of the bullet train had been laid in Ahmedabad with an eye on the coming Gujarat assembly polls. “Every other day, […]

Bigger Japanese role in development of northeastern India

Gandhinagar, Sep 14 : With the setting up of a new India Japan Act East Forum, Japan is set to play a more proactive role in the development of northeastern India. Among the 15 agreements signed after the annual India-Japan bilateral summit here on Thursday, one is on setting up the India Japan Act East […]

New railway philosophy lifeline to new India: PM

Gandhinagar, Sep 14 : Following the ground-breaking ceremony of the Ahmedabad-Mumbai high-speed rail project, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said that the “new railway philosophy” will be the lifeline to a new India. “This is not just the start of a high speed rail,” Modi said in a joint address to the media with […]

Akhilesh questions Modi on bullet train project in Gujarat

Lucknow, Sep 14 : Former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Thursday questioned Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the bullet train project in Gujarat, saying more serious issues facing the country needed to be tackled first. “Will running a bullet train solve the problem of rising unemployment?” the Samajwadi Party leader told the media […]