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Granted 4 time more funds than UPA to UP: Manoj Sinha

The minister said 492 rail sections have been operating beyond their capacity, with a section equipped for 100 trains running 150 to 160 trains.

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Judicial Accountability: Govt wants fresh bill to probe complaints against judges

Though the bill was passed by the Lok Sabha in March, 2012, it had undergone changes in the Rajya Sabha following protests by the judiciary and jurists who had questioned some of its provisions.

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No longer sure Modi’s idea of governance is different to those who ruined India with 5-year plans

If Modi continues to adopt policies reminiscent of Indira Gandhi’s ‘ghareebi hatao’ days, he will end up betraying the mandate he was given.

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10 years of MGNREGA: How an idea became a necessity and now the nation’s pride

When the BJP came to power in 2014, PM Modi believed that MGNREGA was the wrong way to utilise funds for the poor.

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Why the BJP embraced MGNREGA, the ‘living monument’ of the UPA’s failures

When the BJP came to power in 2014, PM Modi believed that MGNREGA was the wrong way to utilise funds for the poor

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Failure of Right to Education Act: Is it time to privatise education?

The Right to Education Act is based on an excellent and very politically marketable idea – that every child should have an equal right to a good education.

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For sustained MGNREGA revival, Ministry needs to nudge states where most of the poor live

The important part of this news item that it has emphasized the fact that, one of the factors for revival is ‘timely release of funds’.

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UPA’s model school scheme wound up by NDA, Assam to run them with own funds

After the central government announced winding up a centrally funded programme of setting up 6,000 model schools in backward areas across the country, the Congress government in Assam on Friday announced it would run 14 such schools with its own funds.

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80% reduction in funds spent on RTI publicity

In the present fiscal, the amount dropped by 80 per cent with only Rs 1.67 crore being spent this year.

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Miffed Deepender says BJP govt taking credit for UPA projects

The three-time MP also underlined that the cancellation of his invitation was a breach of privilege and parliamentary procedures, and that he would take up the issue with the Speaker.

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Graft in defence buys: Negotiations need framework, fix system

On the legal side, negotiated resolutions need to be strictly regulated and be subject to judicial oversight.

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‘Rahul Gandhi doesn’t show any inclination…he is out of touch,’ says HR Bhardwaj

Hans Raj Bhardwaj, former UPA minister and Karnataka governor, discusses Congress and Lalit Modi.

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No Proof Required: The change is here

In the Modi regime, profit-making and job creation is no longer seen as dirty work.

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Several ex-ministers, MPs yet to vacate quarters: M Venkaiah Naidu

Union ministers Radha Mohan Singh and Choudhury Birender Singh are yet to move into government bungalows since they have not been vacated by previous occupants.

We’ve ended crony capitalism in a year: FM

15 crore accounts under the Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana have been opened.