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Rajiv Pratap Rudy, Saugata Roy spat turns ugly
Wed, Dec 17, 2014

Rajiv Pratap Rudy then added that he was only trying to say that the matter will be answered in the House.

Railways amends rules to curb train roof travel
Sat, Dec 13, 2014

Railway officials said the ministry was also facing flak from the Commission of Railway Safety over its failure to “fix the problem”.

Want to develop a station? Railways plans to invite bids on its website
Sat, Dec 13, 2014

Proposal to be put before Cabinet, Prabhu tells House.

Under Opposition fire, Centre counters: Bring anti-conversion law
Fri, Dec 12, 2014

The government told Lok Sabha that it was in favour of anti-conversion laws in all states and at the Centre too.

Anti-Sikh riots: Poll season on, relief decision may come under EC scanner
Fri, Dec 12, 2014

The EC is examining whether this decision affects the playing field given that the code of conduct is in force.

Pushed on ‘ghar wapsi’, govt calls for laws against conversion
Fri, Dec 12, 2014

Saugata Roy (TMC): This is a sensitive issue and we should not do or say anything which will raise the communal temperature.

House panel bars BJP MP’s Bill to create Lok Sabha seats in PoK
Wed, Dec 10, 2014

Dubey also acknowledged that the Parliamentary committee had not given any reason behind declining permission to introduce the Bill.

TDP MP raises Naxal issue, seeks Centre aid
Fri, Dec 05, 2014

Rao indicated that a 'movement' was building up along the Andhra Pradesh-Orissa border that needed to be checked.

Explained: Everything you need to know about the Netaji files
Wed, Dec 03, 2014

Of the remaining 39 files, four are ‘Top Secret’, 20 ‘Secret’, five ‘Classified’ and 10 ‘Unclassifed’.

Cabinet nod not needed for projects under Rs 1,000 crore
Fri, Nov 14, 2014

The decision is expected to cut down the number of proposals that require Cabinet approval and lead to quicker decision-making.

I&B won’t meddle with Rang Rasiya release
Fri, Nov 07, 2014

The film’s makers, sources said, had decided to include a disclaimer saying it is “not anybody’s true life story”.

Govt plans to reprint three Sardar Patel biographies
Wed, Nov 05, 2014

Following deliberations at the top government levels, the Information and Broadcasting Ministry has been tasked with executing the task.

On day of poll results, EC censures Raj Thackeray for remarks against non-Maharashtrians
Mon, Oct 20, 2014

Raj Thackeray pleaded that action against him should be dropped.

All except NC want polls, EC team heads to Valley today
Sat, Oct 18, 2014

BJP spokesperson Khalid Jehangir said his party was also ready for polls.

EC all for allowing NRIs to vote through proxy, e-ballot
Fri, Oct 17, 2014

According to the EC, the e-postal ballot system has almost no risk of manipulation, rigging or violation of secrecy.

The reshuffle starts: Narendra Modi govt replaces Arvind Mayaram as Finance Secretary
Thu, Oct 16, 2014

Modi govt yet for another bureaucratic reshuffle, Finance Secretary Arvind Mayaram as the new Tourism Secretary.

EC notice to Raj Thackeray for code violation
Tue, Oct 14, 2014

The EC's notice follows a report accompanied by video-clips sent by District Election Officer.

Vadra land deal: No model code violation, says EC
Thu, Oct 09, 2014

The EC’s decision follows two reports it received from the Haryana government on Tuesday.

Vadra-DLF case: Haryana nod to Vadra land deal under EC scanner
Wed, Oct 08, 2014

"Will take a call on the matter once we receive this report and are able to ascertain the facts,” a top EC official said.

I&B top brass flagged RSS chief’s speech to minister Javadekar
Sun, Oct 05, 2014

Archana Datta denied that she was under any instructions from the minister to telecast the speech live.

World needs Android, Hindutva: RSS mouthpiece
Sat, Oct 04, 2014

In its August 30 editorial, the RSS mouthpiece invoked English primatologist Jane Goodall and her research on Chimpanzees to explain the dynamics of ‘love jihad’.

Decision to broadcast speech based on merit: DD
Sat, Oct 04, 2014

The RSS said on Twitter that “more than 10” private TV stations too had covered the speech.

Rare Gandhi footage to help launch clean India campaign
Thu, Oct 02, 2014

Plan to show film on giant screens at the Rajpath-Rafi Marg

To ensure continuity, Modi govt asks officers to leave ‘note for successor’
Tue, Sep 30, 2014

The Central Government wants all its officers to cultivate the habit of leaving behind a “note for the successor” when they move out.

EC to use games, comic strips to educate, entertain voters
Mon, Sep 29, 2014

The ‘edutainment’ kit includes a video game called “Get Set Vote”.

To speed up work on projects, Railways uses Prime Minister’s name
Mon, Sep 22, 2014

Rail Bhavan is abuzz with instances of how references to the Prime Minister have, of late, become frequent in official communications.

India keen to ink film co-production agreement
Tue, Sep 16, 2014

India already has similar film co-production agreements with Canada, Germany, France, Spain and few more countries.

Secys told to ensure Cabinet notes are free of ‘defects’
Tue, Sep 09, 2014

Some notes lack desired standard and quality, says Seth

Crowdsourcing an idea: Now I&B calls for videos on ‘Aspirational India’
Mon, Sep 08, 2014

Government is also planning to crowdsource content for jingles and spots it runs on Doordarshan and All-India Radio.

I&B Ministry to push project to save rare movies
Wed, Sep 03, 2014

Proposal for National Film Heritage Mission to be put up before Cabinet.

J&K parties spot another Gujarat factor: Protest to EC over EVMs ‘from that state’
Mon, Sep 01, 2014

The rumours was that EVMs were “manufactured” in Gujarat and were programmed to ensure BJP’s victory.

After CBFC CEO arrest, I&B bats for online certification
Thu, Aug 21, 2014

Kumar has been accused of allegedly seeking bribes from producers.

Why a film needs to be certified
Wed, Aug 20, 2014

CBFC is a statutory body under the I&B ministry to regulate the public exhibition of films.

BJP, SP hand in glove: Mayawati
Mon, Aug 18, 2014

The BSP chief also announced that her party would not enter into any political alliance for Assembly elections.

BJP, SP hand in glove, says Maya
Mon, Aug 18, 2014

‘Peace ended in UP when SP came to power, with BJP at Centre it’s worse’

Mayawati accuses SP, BJP of ‘milibhagat’ over communal violence in UP
Sun, Aug 17, 2014

She said while situation in UP was "bad" under Samajwadi Party, things have "worsened" after the BJP-led NDA took power at Centre.