The Centre is all set to introduce the BIS (Bureau of Indian Standards) and Consumer Protections Bill in the Winter Session of Parliament, which is commencing from Monday next week.
Armed with detailed reports on nine semi-high speed rail corridors, railway minister Suresh Prabhu is likely to unveil a roadmap to speed up their execution soon.
Five months after Prime Minister Narendra Modi gave the mantra of perform or perish to bureaucrats, a move appears to have begun in the Centre to strip top officials of their power.
The Centre is alarmed at the sharp decline in productivity of prized apple farming in the key states of Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand.
After Prime Minister Narendra Modi appointed Suresh Prabhu railway minister, a move is afoot in the cash-starved Indian Railways to hardsell the recently-allowed FDI to the international market.
Even while food inflation is in a tailspin, the potato is defying all attempts of the Modi government to tame its prices.
Lack of performance, not being able to push through projects, along with his inability to curb corruption in the railways apparently led to easing out of Union minister D.V.
Amid the resurgent BJP, the NDA alliance partner Lok Jan Shakti Party is reconciling to the prospect of contesting on lesser number of seats in next year’s Bihar Assembly elections.
The Centre will roll out the scheme soon in Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Orissa, Rajasthan, Maharashtra and Gujarat.
Amid soaring vegetable prices, the Narendra Modi government will soon unveil a scheme with corporate support to end shortages of kitchen staples through greenhouse cultivation on a large scale.