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'What we did for the environment has been undone by the new govt'

Image: Jairam Ramesh with his new book, Green Signals. 'This is not a Sanjay Baru or Natwar Singh type of book. It's not a memoir. It's not a book to reveal conversations, real or imaginary. This......

Bihar crisis: Patna HC stays Nitish Kumar's election as JD-U legislature party chief

In a major setback for former Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, the Patna High Court on Wednesday termed his re-election as JD-U legislative party leader unconstitutional. The high court passed......

'There will be social unrest in India'

'Growth is predicated on the misery of large sections of people.' 'Maybe Hindutva will be used to suppress any such unrest. Maybe this is the agenda of rising fascism in India. 'Modi wants the......

Full text: What Modi, Obama agreed on

This is the joint statement issued by the ministry of external affairs on the visit of US President Barack Obama to India. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Barack Obama assessed the......

Environment ministry okays Rs 100-crore Shivaji statue in Arabian Sea

The environment ministry on Thursday gave its nod to a plan for constructing a grand statue for Maratha warrior king Shivaji in the Arabian Sea off the coast of Mumbai. Union Minister of State for......

Govt rushes to ease green norms for industry

Amendments to six environmental laws likely in Budget session The National Democratic Alliance government is in a rush to relax green norms for industries to avoid frequent legislative......

We maintain global norms: cola makers

With the Left Democratic Front liaison committee in Kerala recommending a ban on the sale of colas in the state in the light of the findings of the Centre for Science and Environment, the debate on......

Fate of the new Insurance Bill remains uncertain

Last day of Parliament's Winter Session unlikely to see passage of Bill; ordinance route still not ruled out. The Insurance Laws (Amendment) Bill, which proposes raising the foreign investment cap......

Few steps that can boost India's trade with the world

India must adopt game-changing strategies that can power up India on global trade.   Till last week, the politically sensitive question of India's food subsidy dominated the public discourse......

With new FDI rules, relief in sight for realtors

The recently-concluded festival season proved a damp squib for real estate developers. In spite of hefty advertising and promotion, sales didn't pick up. Many developers were hoping to offload some......

Putin critic and chess champ Kasparov seeks Latvian citizenship

Former World chess champion turned Kremlin critic Garry Kasparov has asked Latvian politicians to grant him citizenship to help him pursue his political activities in Russia. In a letter seen by......

BCCI's circle of deceit and confusion

The Supreme Court needs to step in and order an independent inquiry into the whole IPL scandal, conflicts of interest between office-holders of the BCCI, team-owners of the IPL and even members and......
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Attack on writer condemned

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A Nehru-Mavalankar debate on ordinances

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MPs’ 2-child bill may be withdrawn this session

Nearly 23 years after a bill proposing disqualification of members of Parliament or state legislatures with more than two children was introduced... ...

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FM takes first step to bring tax system in line

The budget carries forward the ‘Make in India’ mission which currently is more effectively aimed at defence production. There were therefore... ...

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Budget impetus to help start-ups take off

was clearly start-ups, the Bharatiya Janata Party-led National Democratic Alliance government took it a step further by announcing on Saturday an... ...

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