MEA spokesperson Vikas Swarup on Tuesday said, “only a credible crackdown” against Mumbai 26/11 mastermind and Jamaat-ud-Dawa chief Hafiz Saeed would be proof of the country’s sincerity towards curbing terrorism.
SP leader Shivpal Yadav on Tuesday said he would form a political party after March 11, the day Assembly election results will be out.
President Pranab Mukherjee said that all meter-gauge railway tracks in the North-Eastern states will be converted to broad-gauge by 2017-end.
The Economic Survey 2017, which was tabled in the Parliament on Tuesday, has predicted that the agriculture sector will grow at 4.1% in 2016-17 from 1.2% in previous fiscal.
On the eve of Budget Day, a fire broke out in room number 50 of the Parliament on Tuesday evening, reports said. The Union Budget along with the Rail Budget will be presented in the Parliament on Wednesday.
As per reports, Congress President Sonia Gandhi will not campaign in any of the five poll-bound states which will undergo polling in February.
The I-T department said it will question 18 lakh taxpayers whose deposits do not match their tax-paying profile, including those who deposited over INR5 lakh, after demonetisation.
Russian Intransigence Dims Hopes for Production of Indigenous Indian Stealth Jet Fighter : Chinese Media Russia’s refusal to share vital technology with India has doomed India’s cherished project of developing its very own fifth generation stealth fighter.
BJD stands united to defeat BJP’s expansionist designs in Odisha: Bhartruhari Mahtab; The real political story of Odisha is that BJP has replaced Congress as the main Opposition while BJD continues to retain overall supremacy,” Mehtab said.
Indus hydropower projects being built despite Pakistan’s objections: Govt Five Indian hydropower projects being built on tributaries of the Indus, over which Pakistan has raised objections, are at various stages of implementation in the Indus river basin, the Lok Sabha was informed today.