Monday, 4 July, 2022
TopicModi government 2019

Topic: Modi government 2019

Subramanian Swamy was right. Modi’s lateral entry plan will make reservations irrelevant

There are three ways Modi government is likely to undermine constitutionally guaranteed reservation policy for SC/STs in his second term.

Clearances for coal blocks stuck, Modi can revive Manmohan Singh’s project monitoring group

Ex-IAS officer tells the Modi government to look at both demand as well as supply side issues to lift India's power sector out of crisis.

Foreign investors are rushing back to India as stocks rocket on Modi’s return

The $5.4 billion iShares MSCI India exchange-traded fund lured more than $182 million last week, the most in more than four years.

Amit Shah assures action on terrorism on day 1 as home minister

Amit Shah assumed charge as home minister Saturday, his first ministerial role, and said the Modi govt will focus on citizens' welfare.

Oath-taking ceremony in photos: This is what Modi govt 2.0 looks like

Narendra Modi took oath in the presence of a large gathering of national and international dignitaries at the Rashtrapati Bhavan.

Modi cabinet 2.0 gets a tribal face in Arjun Munda

Arjun Munda lost in 2014 Lok Sabha elections from Kharsawan but won the Khunti seat this time.

Narendra Modi takes oath as prime minister for second term

Narendra Modi was administered oath of office & secrecy by President Ram Nath Kovind at a ceremony at the forecourt of Rashtraparti Bhavan.

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Representational image of a protest against rise in prices of fuel and LPG, in Kolkata | ANI

You thought inflation’s high in India? Data shows at least 100 countries doing worse

Lebanon faces worst inflation rate in the world, followed by Zimbabwe and Sudan, according to 'Trading Economics', which sources data from governments.


Army personnel give military honours to the soldiers of Territorial Army's infantry 107 battalion who lost their lives in the Manipur Landslide, 2 July 2022, Siliguri | Credits: ANI Photo/ ANI Pic Service

A look at the Territorial Army — The Indian military’s task force hit by the Manipur landslide

The Territorial Army, a part-time military organisation for Indians who may have other jobs, is essentially a volunteer force that can be quickly mobilised in the defence of a state.

Moral, political & ideological questions on Maharashtra: 1st is simplest to answer, 3rd trickiest

What is Shiv Sena’s ideology? We might say it’s been a convenient mix of extreme ethnic chauvinism & unforgiving Hindutva. Within the second, the party retained space to manoeuvre.