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So, what’s the story behind 2G ‘scam’?

The insanity of the media trial was so grotesque that logic and reason just disappeared into thin air.

24 Dec 2017 5:18 AM

2G: The scam that wasn’t; court acquits Raja, Kanimozhi, 18 others

Court says facts were ‘artfully’ arranged to create a scam ‘when there was none’; acquits Raja, Kanimozhi.

22 Dec 2017 6:34 AM

Modi accuses Cong of dividing society, says party smacks of corruption, communalism

The two-phase Gujarat assembly elections will take place on December 9 and 14, while the results will be out on December 18.

03 Dec 2017 3:27 PM

Need simpler GST, says Congress minister

Currently, the GST regime slots items under tax rate slabs of zero, 5, 12, 18 and 28 per cent.

30 Oct 2017 5:14 AM

Wooing Gujarat, PM says economy on track, more reforms ahead

During his one-day visit to the state, the Prime Minister also shared data to prove the economy’s strong fundamentals.

23 Oct 2017 12:51 AM


Modi faltering on the growth promise

Now we are back to trying to configure how to reindustrialise, given India’s persistent economic backwardness.

23 Aug 2017 1:01 AM

CBI to quiz Tejashwi Yadav over railway tenders

CBI is probing into alleged irregularities in tenders allotted to Sujata Hotels for development and maintenance of two railway hotels.

21 Aug 2017 1:40 AM

Hard reforms vital, NDA needs to shun populism

Good politics must also be good economics. Acting irresponsibly is not rational.

09 Aug 2017 1:19 AM

India's GDP in last 2 yrs of UPA rule below projections: Niti Aayog

However, as per revised GDP series, economic growth was a little better and stood at 5.6 per cent and 6.6 per cent.

25 Jul 2017 9:06 PM

Sushma Swaraj takes swipe at Meira Kumar

Swaraj also tweeted a link to a newspaper report that said “Speaker interrupted Sushma 60 times in 6-minute speech”.

26 Jun 2017 2:05 AM


Goyal takse a dig at UPA for depending on imported coal

India has to import coal for power plants with an installed capacity of 83,100 MW which are designed to feed on imported coal.

12 Jun 2017 6:26 PM

Congress accuses Modi govt of doublespeak on security

Three incidents of our soldiers being beheaded took place in the Modi regime and the number of ceasefire violations was 1,343.

04 Jun 2017 2:27 AM

Ashok Gajapathi Raju hints Air India disinvestment a possibility

Raju said many decisions were taken for Air India years ago that were devoid of any economic logic.

26 May 2017 12:30 AM

Congress hits back, to take up BJP over CBI, ED raids

The Congress is also planning to corner the government regarding constant “raids on opposition leaders” inside Parliament.

21 May 2017 5:22 AM

After raids on Lalu, what will Nitish do?

The use of shell companies is distressingly familiar in India.

18 May 2017 3:54 AM


Rahul Gandhi slams government for its three years celebration

Congress young guns address media, highlight ‘failures’.

17 May 2017 2:24 AM

MGNREGA can now be linked to Aadhaar till September

Amarjeet Sinha said it was a myth that people were losing work for not having Aadhaar cards.

25 Apr 2017 12:32 AM

CBI no ‘caged parrot’ in pursuing Babri Masjid case

Under NDA regime, the agency acted independently on appeals filed by UPA govt in January 2011.

20 Apr 2017 5:15 AM

Experts caution against loan waiver

When the UPA Government announced a farm loan waiver package of Rs 72,000 crore in 2008.

18 Apr 2017 2:05 AM

'Partial relief' for farmers but step in right track: Rahul on UP loan waiver

Gandhi said the Centre should not discriminate amongst states and no politics should be played with farmers suffering across the country.

05 Apr 2017 12:45 PM