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GST will help in lowering inflation, propelling GDP: Jaitley

India is making history with the launch of GST, says Arun Jaitley.

01 Jul 2017 1:08 AM

GST a disruptive change and tribute to India's democracy: President

Mukherjee observed that given the magnitude of the task, it was not a surprise that there were many contentious issues.

01 Jul 2017 12:37 AM

KK Venugopal is new attorney-general

A constitutional expert, Mr. Venugopal (86) has appeared in several high-profile and important cases in the Supreme Court .

01 Jul 2017 12:20 AM

India must move forward as a whole, says Pranab

Mr Mukherjee also referred to the major reforms brought by the Narendra Modi-led government.

30 Jun 2017 1:34 AM

My last visit to Kolkata as president, says Pranab Mukherjee

The President, who was in Kolkata to inaugurate 125th birth anniversary celebrations of P C Mahalanobis, completes his tenure in July.

29 Jun 2017 5:34 PM


EC rejects MLAs plea on office-of-profit

The commission in its final hearing, which is likely to be in August, will decide on their disqualification.

25 Jun 2017 2:00 AM

Ram Nath Kovind reaches out to all: ‘Prez is above politics’

Kovind will also be the second dalit to occupy the office after K.R. Narayanan, who was at Rashtrapati Bhavan from 1997 to 2002.

24 Jun 2017 1:25 AM

Even before the prez polls, Ram Nath Kovind gets new address

Kovind will be staying at the expansive 10 Akbar Road bungalow in the heart of Lutyens Delhi for about a month until the polls.

22 Jun 2017 2:34 PM

Kovind quits as Bihar governor, gets Z-plus NSG cover

West Bengal governor Keshari Nath Tripathi was given additional charge as Bihar governor.

21 Jun 2017 1:34 AM

2nd dalit to be Prez, first with RSS links

The Opposition parties are due to meet on June 22 to decide on whether to support Mr Kovind in deference to his dalit status.

21 Jun 2017 12:32 AM


Kovind resigns as Bihar governor; WB Governor gets additional functions

Ram Nath Kovind's resignation follows his nomination as the ruling NDA's presidential candidate.

20 Jun 2017 3:50 PM

President Pranab Mukherjee flags off new line of Bengaluru metro

The metro project was conceptualised as a viable solution at a time when the pressure on roadways communication is worryingly increasing.

17 Jun 2017 9:57 PM

RSS chief Bhagwat Bhagwat meets Pranab Mukherjee for lunch

President Pranab Mukherjee’s term is ending on July 24.

17 Jun 2017 3:21 AM

Prez polls: BJP boosted by electoral win

Party has begun moves to reach out to Oppositions on selecting a consensus candidate.

15 Jun 2017 2:13 AM

Jaitley to meet PSB chiefs to assess NPA situation

Currently, the PSBs are being faced with toxic loans of Rs 6.06 lakh crore during April-December 2016-17.

12 Jun 2017 11:11 AM


President Pranab Mukherjee launches ‘Selfie with Daughter’ mobile application

The President urged people to take photographs with their daughters and upload them to make the campaign a success.

09 Jun 2017 5:50 PM

Prez poll, if needed, to be held on July 17

The process to elect India’s 15th President would end on July 20 with the counting of votes.

08 Jun 2017 2:13 AM

Bombay HC gets 14 new judges

The appointments were based on the two different notifications issued by the Law Ministry, dated May 31.

02 Jun 2017 12:38 AM

BJP considering dalit candidate for President?

Jharkhand governor Draupadi Murmu, who is a dalit tribal leader, may be the NDA’s presidential candidate.

01 Jun 2017 1:28 AM

Decision on AI-IA merger was collective, says Praful Patel

Patel said the CBI had registered the PE to go into these issues in 2013 when the UPA was in power.

31 May 2017 1:16 AM