Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.

Search results

1-10 results from 649 for query «public participation»

24 July, 2017 4:10 PM 15 initiatives President Pranab Mukherjee will always be remembered for

President Pranab Mukherjee will demit office on Tuesday, making way for Ram Nath Kovind as the 14th incumbent on the top constitutional post. Though Mukherjee would exit Rashtrapati Bhavan, his contributions as president would be remembered for a long time to come. Pranab Mukherjee did not just confine himself to being a copy president. He took several 15

17 July, 2017 4:02 AM Monsoon Parl session to begin from today, Govt to introduce 16 new Bills

Prime Minister Narendra Modi led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government will be introducing 16 new Bills in the monsoon session. Thirty four Bills are on the agenda of the government for the monsoon session that is likely to be a stormy affair over issues like lynching incidents and vigilantism over cow, the Kashmir situation and the border stand-off 36

16 July, 2017 6:29 PM Yogi Adityanath’s expressway costlier than Samajwadi Party’s Agra-Lucknow project

NEW DELHI: The country’s longest expressway from Lucknow to Ghazipur will be built a cost of nearly Rs 25,000 crore by the Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh. This will surpass the per-kilometre cost incurred by the erstwhile Akhilesh Yadav government in building what is currently India’s longest six-lane expressway from Agra to Lucknow. During 28

9 July, 2017 7:50 AM Darjeeling abandoned: Bimal Gurung hiding, CM Mamata Banerjee playing waiting game, MP Ahluwalia missing

Darjeeling Hills are burning for about one month but West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee has not visited the region. GJM chief Bimal Gurung has largely been hiding after launching the agitation for Gorkhaland. Darjeeling MP and Union Minister SS Ahluwalia, too, has not visited his constituency. Hundreds of protesters came back on the streets of Darjeeling 20

5 July, 2017 4:13 AM Fact check: Modi govt decontrolled diesel but credit should go to MMS

India's investment rate is currently at a 14-year low In a Forbes magazine article that caused a happy stir in right-wing social media, Harry G. Broadman argued that Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s “governing prowess” had “boosted India’s GDP growth” and “produced sizeable increases of inflows of foreign direct investment (FDI)”. He stated that the reforms 30

30 June, 2017 10:49 AM Narendra Modi Gujarat visit Live Updates: PM says India is now described as bright spot in global economy

Narendra Modi Gujarat visit: Prime Minister Modi will today inaugurate first-of-its-kind Textiles India 2017 Summit in Gandhinagar. PM Modi had said that he was delighted to welcome all those taking part in the mega event. The Prime Minister said that the central government was undertaking several initiatives to support the textiles sector, which PM Modi said was a source 90

27 June, 2017 8:57 AM Who is Syed Salahuddin, and what is a ‘global terrorist’?

Syed Salahuddin, whom the United Stated has designated “global terrorist”, is the ‘supreme commander’ of Kashmiri militant outfit Hizbul Mujahideen. Born Mohammed Yusuf Shah, Salahuddin changed his name after taking over as head of the militant outfit in the late eighties. The 71-year-old is also the head of United Jihad Council, an umbrella organisation 35

17 June, 2017 5:11 PM President flags off 11.3 km stretch Metro Green Line in Blr

By Abhishek Jaiswal Bengaluru, Jun 17 (PTI) The first phase of Bangalore Metro today marked its completion with President Pranab Mukherjee inaugurating the 11.3 km stretch Metro Green Line here. The Metro line from Mantri Square Sampige Road Station to Yelachenahalli commissioned today has four km underground and 7.3 km elevated, and consists of 10 metro 21

24 May, 2017 5:55 PM Defence buys model comes into force

The government’s ambitious Strategic Partnership (SP) model for promoting Indian private industry participation in defence manufacturing has come into effect on Wednesday. “The Cabinet took note of this proposal which deals with encouraging ‘Make in India’ in relation to defence equipment,” Defence and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley told the media after 32

16 May, 2017 2:37 AM CPEC master plan revealed, Pakistan will soon become China's `colony` by 2030 – Here are the complete details

One of the key Belt and Road projects - China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) - passes through Pakistan-occupied Kashmir. New Delhi: Chinese President Xi Jinping recently hosted leaders from 29 countries and ministerial delegates for the country`s biggest diplomatic showcase of the year - the "Belt and Road Forum". Xi pledged USD 124 billion on Sunday 58