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7 September, 2018 9:12 AM PM Narendra Modi inaugurates Niti Aayog's first Global Mobility Summit

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday inaugurated the first ever Global Mobility Summit - MOVE organised by Niti Aayog. The two-day summit on September 7 and 8 will be attended by union ministers including Arun Jaitley, Nitin Gadkari, several CEOs from India and abroad. Before his address to the 2500-odd group of distinguished members present 49

21 August, 2018 4:27 PM 'Likes, dislikes' of leadership determine India's policy making: Niti Aayog chief

Likes and dislikes of leadership determine the policy making in India, Niti Aayog Vice Chairman Rajiv Kumar said today. Kumar, while participating in a panel discussion at a book launch function, further said Indian policy making is "a lot about individuals" and it has not often been "aligned with national interest". Citing example of late CPM leader 122

30 July, 2018 5:13 PM Niti Aayog suggests single ministry for energy sector: Official

Niti Aayog has mooted a proposal to set up an all-powerful umbrella ministry for the energy sector to deal with sectors like petroleum, power, renewable and coal, a top government official said. The proposal which has been incorporated in the draft National Energy Policy 2030 seeks to ensure better coordination of energy related sectors which currently 65

23 July, 2018 4:42 AM Manmohan Singh "Need Not Be Pessimistic", Arun Jaitley Hits Back

Manmohan Singh on Sunday raised questions over the centre's promise of doubling farmers' income by 2022. Hours after former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh rejected the ruling government's claim of doubling farmers' income by 2022, Union Minister Arun Jaitley on Sunday said the former prime minister "need not be pessimistic". "Former PM Dr. Manmohan Singh 46

10 July, 2018 2:34 PM Why Bihar Needs Special Status, JDU Leaders Explain To President Kovind

A six-member delegation of Bihar's ruling Janata Dal-United (JDU) on Tuesday met President Ram Nath Kovind to sensitise him over the demand for special status to the state. The delegation was led by former Bihar Congress unit chief Ashok Choudhary, who had switched to the JDU. "We met Kovindji to sensitise him that why we are demanding Special status 50

29 June, 2018 2:20 PM Gujarat's Dahod tops NITI Aayog's Delta ranking on aspirational districts

Gujarat's Dahod district topped the first Delta ranking released today by NITI Aayog that captures incremental improvements of aspirational districts on health, education and other development parameters. Other districts that have shown marked improvement on five developmental parameters in the months of April and May 2018 are West Sikkim (Sikkim), Ramanathapuram 41

26 June, 2018 3:40 PM BJD supports PM's call for simultaneous polls

Odisha Chief Minister and Biju Janata Dal (BJD) president Naveen Patnaik on Tuesday announced his party's support to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's proposal for holding simultaneous elections to the Lok Sabha and state assemblies. Assembly polls in Odisha have been held simultaneously with the Lok Sabha election since 2004. Elections were essential 44

19 June, 2018 4:53 PM Centre saved Rs 90,000 crore through digital transfer: Amitabh Kant

The Centre has saved Rs 90,000 crore by digitally transferring money to beneficiaries of 440 government schemes, Niti Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant said today. Kant further said India will be the first country in the world which will make debit/credit cards redundant. "(The) government is ahead of private sector in financial inclusion. We have digitised our economy 41

18 June, 2018 3:46 AM My govt working for development of all: UP CM Adityanath

Yogi Adityanath gave out statistics to show how his government was working to improve infrastructure, including roads and airports. Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath today gave a virtual report card of his 15-month-old government at a Niti Aayog meet, saying his administration was working for development for all. He also said new technologies 96

17 June, 2018 12:11 AM NITI Aayog Council To Discuss Implementation Of Key Policies: PM Modi

Issues, including measures taken to double farmers' income and progress of flagship schemes, will come up for discussion at the NITI Aayog meet, an official statement issued had said on Friday. New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said that the Governing Council of the NITI Aayog will discuss the implementation of key policies relating 64