Run-up to Budget 2020-21: On Govt table — Do away with or prune tax on long term capital gains

Shared News| January 4, 2020 9:19:20 am LTCG was reintroduced after a gap of 14 years and the Finance Minister had proposed that all gains up to January-end 2018 would be grandfathered. (File photo, source: PTI) TO PROMOTE long-term flows into equities, the Finance Ministry is considering a partial or complete rollback of the long […]

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Efforts being made to ensure ‘Ease of doing Science’, need to use IT to cut red tape: PM Modi

Shared News| January 3, 2020 2:12:08 pm “My motto for young scientists is: Innovate, Patent, Produce and Prosper,” PM Modi said. Prime Minister Narendra Modi Friday said that the growth story of India depends on the success in the science and technology sector as he urged young scientists to ‘innovate, patent, produce and prosper’. Addressing […]

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Citizenship (Amendment) Bill passed in Lok Sabha: Modi to Mamata — who said what

Shared News| Updated: December 10, 2019 1:04:44 pm While the BJP leaders and most belonging to the parties in the NDA alliance extended support, the opposition party leaders criticised the stand of BJP-led central government to “discriminate the right of citizenship on the basis of religion”. (From left) Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Defence Minister Rajnath […]

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‘You are not a star campaigner in US polls’: Congress on PM Modi’s pitch for ‘Abki Baar Trump Sarkar’

Prime Minister Narendra Modi with United States President Donald Trump at the NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas on Sunday. (Source: Twitter/BJP) Shared News| Updated: September 23, 2019 12:42:59 pm Hours after Prime Minister Narendra Modi endorsed Donald Trump for the second term as US President, Congress accused him of violating India’s foreign policy of not […]

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PM Modi flags population boom: Fertility rate falling, 7 key states over India average

Prime Minister Narendra Modi delivering his address from the Red Fort on Independence Day. (Express photo Neeraj Priyadarshi) Shared News| Updated: August 16, 2019 10:48:53 am As Prime Minister Narendra Modi highlighted “population explosion” and underscored the need for “social awareness” to deal with this concern in his Independence Day address to the nation Thursday, […]

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Modi 2.024: Full list of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Council of Ministers

Narendra Modi was sworn in along with a 57-member Council of Ministers that included his trusted lieutenant and BJP president Amit Shah and a surprise entrant, former Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar, as Cabinet ministers. Here is the complete list.   Modi was sworn in along with a 57-member Council of Ministers that included his trusted […]

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PM Modi on airstrike: Opposition demoralising armed forces, making Pakistan happy

Addressing an NDA rally here, with allies Chief Minister Minister Nitish Kumar and Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan sharing the dais, the Prime Minister said the Congress and its allies were trying to Narendra Modi , Nitish Kumar on Sunday. (Express Photo: Nagendra Kumar Singh) Shared News:Patna |Updated: March 4, 2019 8:09:23 am Raising the […]

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PM Modi: ‘Abhi abhi pilot project pura hua hai, abhi real karna hai’

Wing Commander Abhinandan ‘s release: PM Modi’s remark comes minutes after Pakistan PM Imran Khan announced Abhinandan will be repatriated tomorrow. Shared News: Updated: February 28, 2019 6:22:42 pm Wing Commander Abhinandan release announcement: PM Narendra Modi says ‘pilot project’ finished (file/PTI Photo) Minutes after his Pakistan counterpart Imran Khan said captured IAF pilot Abhinandan […]

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PM Modi on Pulwama attack: ‘Terrorists will pay heavy price for heinous act’

The Prime Minister headed a meeting with members of the Cabinet Committee on Security earlier in the day, which took stock of the situation in the Jammu and Kashmir after the terror attack, and decided to take diplomatic action to isolate Pakistan on an international level. Shared News: Updated: February 15, 2019 11:34:35 am Prime […]

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India’s first engine-less ‘Train 18’ likely to be flagged off next week: Check out fares here

“Indian Railways’ engine-less self-propelled Train 18 fares are likely to be around 40-50 per cent higher than Shatabdi Express, according to a report by news agency IANS. Talking about the fares, the officials said that it will be costlier than the Executive and Chair Class fares of the Shatabdi Express trains.”, New Delhi, Jan 27: […]

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