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GDP Growth Rate: Congress vs BJP

When BJP's Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi hailed the 'golden era' of Vajpayee-led NDA government from 1998-2004 and slammed the Congress for a low GDP growth rate while addressing the NRIs in the USA, there was obvious reason for…

GoM formed to decide on CBI Autonomy

Under the attack from the Supreme Court, the UPA government on Tuesday formed a GoM to decide the autonomy of the CBI, which was called a "caged parrot" last week after it filed an affidavit on the Coalgate report. The groups of…

JPC gives Clean Chit to Manmohan, indicts Raja

The joint parliamentary committee (JPC) investigating the 2G spectrum has given a clean chit to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Finance Minister P Chidambaram, indicting former telecom minister A Raja in the scam. The draft report of…

Budget 2013-14: SC/ST, RD, HRD get More

'Health For All & Education for All' is my priority, said Union Finance Minister P Chidambaram in his budget speech today while presenting the Budget 2013-14 in Lok Sabha. He diverted more funds to HRD, Health and SC & ST…

Chidambaram defends Ordinance on Sexual Crimes

TNI Bureau: The government defended its new anti-rape laws amidst sharp criticism from the women's groups saying, the ordinance is just the first step of legislative process to bring strong law against the rape criminals. Addressing a…

Govt defers GAAR implementation to 2016

TNI Bureau: In a huge relief to foreign investors, the government has deferred the implementation of the GAAR (General Anti Avoidance Rules), anti-tax avoidance provisions, to 2016. Analysing the current situation, Finance minister P…

Chidambaram unveils Fiscal Consolidation Plan

TNI Bureau: Union Finance Minister P Chidambaram unveiled fiscal consolidation plan to promote investments and high growth and reduce inflation. Expressing concern over the current economy, he said that the government is taking difficult…

Congress hits out at BJP on Coal report

TNI Bureau: The government hit out at the main opposition BJP as the Parliament was stalled on the fourth consecutive day today over the CAG's coal block allocation report. Addressing a press conference following the ruckus in the…

SC gives Clean Chit to Chidambaram in 2G case

TNI Bureau: In a huge relief to Union Finance Minister P Chidambaram in 2G case, the Supreme Court on Friday turned down Janata Party President Subramanian Swamy's plea seeking a CBI probe against him. The apex court made it clear that…

Sushil Shinde becomes Home Minister of India

TNI Bureau: On the expected lines, the much-awaited Cabinet reshuffle took place today with no new faces. Only the portfolios of key Ministers were changed. Sushil Kumar Shinde was shifted out of Power. He became the new Home Minister of…
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