Cabinet colleagues recall Naidu's qualities as politician

Aug 18 2017

Union Ministers Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi and Rajiv Pratap Rudy described former Cabinet colleague and incumbent Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu as a common man's politician.

China, BRICS trade ministers vow to fight protectionism

Aug 02 2017

China and the other BRICS nations pledged to fight protectionism and safeguard intellectual property rights.

Scope exists for consolidating GST rates: Asim Dasgupta

Jul 28 2017

Former W Bengal FM says there is "scope for consolidating existing GST rates" to improve the present structure and suggests the highest slab of 28% be brought down to 18.

RTI on Modi, Manmohan's foreign trips denied as 'vague'

Jul 15 2017

The Prime Minister's Office has denied information on various expenses incurred in foreign trips by Narendra Modi and his predecessor Manmohan Singh.

GST will transform country into 'new India': ministers

Jul 01 2017

All praise for the GST, Union Ministers said the tax reform measure will transform the country into a "New India" with uniform tax regime.

BRICS countries reaffirm commitment to implement Paris deal

Jun 24 2017

BRICS countries' environment ministers have reaffirmed their commitment to the implementation of the Paris Climate deal despite the withdrawal of the US from the accord.

Rajnath calls meeting of state home ministers

Jun 13 2017

Rajnath has called a meeting of all state home ministers on July 3 to assess the internal security situation in the country.

EU ministers agree on new type approval rules for motor vehicles

May 29 2017

EU ministers agreed on new draft rules for approving cars, despite resistance from Germany, giving the European Commission the power to fine cheating manufacturers.

German, French ministers agree to forge deeper euro zone

May 22 2017

The finance ministers of Germany and France agreed to strengthen the euro zone, giving a new impulse to stalled reforms of the currency union.

President condoles loss of lives in Himachal bus accident

Apr 20 2017

President Pranab Mukherjee condoled the loss of lives in a bus accident in Shimla district, said an official release.

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