Keyword Results for   'policy'  
Pak's increasing nuclear arsenal indicates change in country's nuclear deterrence policy  Jan 29, 6:08 pm
Islamabad, Jan 29 (ANI): Recent developments in Pakistan's nuclear arsenal and missile capabilities point towards a change in its nuclear deterrence policy, said Sadia Tasleem, lecturer at the department of Defence and Strategic Studies, Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad.
Pak editorial says govt 'quietly acquiesced' into non-policy against extremism  Jan 29, 4:16 pm
Karachi, Jan 29 (ANI): The action plan initiated in the aftermath of the Taliban attack on Peshawar's Army Public School, which left more than 100 children dead, seems to have run out of steam as the Pakistan Muslim League (N) government headed by Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has quietly sunk back into a state of inaction, an editorial published in a Pakistani daily said.
Google says YouTube too crammed to keep check on terror related videos  Jan 29, 4:03 pm
Washington, Jan 29 (ANI): Google says that its video-sharing website YouTube is overloaded to the point where the staff is finding it difficult to filter terror related content.
Mukherjee cautions against enacting laws without discussion, says it is a breach of people's trust  Jan 25, 7:43 pm
New Delhi, Jan.25 (ANI): In what was again seen as a caution to the government of the day not to take the ordinance route unless absolutely necessary to pass laws and policy, President Pranab Mukherjee said Sunday that there can be no governance without a functioning legislature.
Lecture on redefining India's neighbourhood held in New Delhi  Jan 22, 12:10 pm
New Delhi, Jan.22 (ANI):The India Habitat Centre and Delhi Policy Group organized a lecture series on 'Redefining India's Neighbourhood' in New Delhi.
Sartaj Aziz says India should initiate resumption of dialogue with Pak  Jan 22, 11:55 am
Karachi, Jan 22 (ANI): Pakistan National Security and Foreign Affairs Adviser Sartaj Aziz has reportedly gone on record to say that the "onus was now on India to resume the stalled dialogue process with Pakistan" post suspending talks with the nation in August last year.
Mukherjee delivers New Year Message on 'Parliament and Policy Making'  Jan 19, 6:13 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 19 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday delivered through video conferencing a New Year Message on the topic 'Parliament and Policy Making' to the Central Universities, IITs, NITs and other Institutions using the National Knowledge Network from Rashtrapati Bhavan.
Delhi Policy Group voices security concerns over situation in Afghanistan  Jan 19, 11:48 am
New Delhi, Jan.19 (ANI): Rising incidents of suicide attacks in Afghanistan worries one and all. A New Delhi-based think tank, the Delhi Policy Group, has voiced serious security concern about the prevailing situation in Afghanistan with the Taliban continuing to carry out suicide attacks.
Time is right to revisit government's energy policy: Suresh Prabhu  Jan 18, 10:11 am
New Delhi, Jan.18 (ANI): With significant shifts in the global energy market, Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu is in agreement that this is the right time to revisit the government's energy policy.
India is one of the most liberal countries in terms of FDI: Amitabh Kant  Jan 16, 7:31 pm
Jaipur, Jan.16 (ANI): Amitabh Kant, Secretary, Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion, today said that India is one of the most liberal countries in terms of its FDI regime, as over 90 per cent of the proposals fall under the automatic route.
Government working on new energy policy: Pradhan  Jan 16, 5:25 pm
New Delhi, Jan.16 (ANI): The government is working out a new energy policy which will be transparent and investment friendly, and also provide energy at affordable prices to the consumer.
Rajyavardhan Rathore says government has hands off policy on Censor Board decisions  Jan 16, 12:15 pm
New Delhi, Jan.16 (ANI): Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting Rajyavardhan Rathore on Friday said the government has a hands off policy when it comes to decision making at the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC).
Leung warns Hong Kong may 'degenerate into anarchy' if govt accepts demands for greater democracy  Jan 15, 3:15 pm
London, Jan 15 (ANI): In his first annual policy address since last year's pro-democracy protests, Hong Kong's leader CY Leung has warned that the region would "degenerate into anarchy" if the government gives in to demands for universal suffrage.
Industry welcomes RBI move to cut Repo Rate by 25 bps  Jan 15, 1:11 pm
Mumbai, Jan.15 (ANI): The Reserve Bank of India surprised everybody on Thursday by cutting the Repo Rate by 25 basis points to 7.75 percent from 8 percent, ahead of its February 3 policy review.
World Bank says, global economy still struggling to gather momentum post global financial crisis  Jan 14, 12:11 pm
Washington, Jan 14 (ANI): The global economy is still struggling to gain momentum as many high-income countries continue to grapple with legacies of the global financial crisis and emerging economies are less dynamic than in the past, said a report published by the World Bank.
Congress criticizes BJP leaders for making allegedly ' provocative' statements  Jan 13, 9:26 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 13 (ANI): Congress leader Janardhan Dwivedi on Tuesday criticized the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader for making allegedly provocative and controversial statements, saying that the latter is taking forward its policy of polarization.
Sri Lanka: Foreign policy challenges for Sirisena  Jan 13, 2:16 pm
New Delhi, Jan.13 (ANI): The swearing in of Pallewatte Gamaralalage Maithripala Yapa Sirisena or Maithripala Sirisena for short, as Sri Lanka's new President on January 09, 2015 provides the country an opportunity to reboot its foreign policy.
Need to introspect why investors stopped investing in India: Jaitley  Jan 12, 6:30 pm
Gandhinagar, Jan. 12 (ANI): Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday said India needed to introspect why investors had stopped investing.
CIC directs Delhi Chief Secretary to review circle rates policy  Jan 12, 1:30 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 12 (ANI): The Central Information Commission (CIC) on Monday directed the Delhi Chief Secretary to review the policy of circle rates in the national capital and put them on the website of the national capital.
Current defence procurement policy has some gaps, says Parrikar  Jan 11, 8:09 pm
Gandhinagar, Jan. 11 (ANI): Union Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Sunday said that there are no well defined parameters in the current Defence Procurement Policy as of now.
Gujarat Government announces assistance for start-ups and labour intensive units  Jan 7, 5:58 pm
Gandhinagar, Jan. 7 (ANI): The Gujarat Government has announced the new Industrial Policy for 2015, which is aimed at providing assistance to start-ups and labour intensive units of the state.
Congress questions PM Modi's silence over Sakshi Maharaj's remark  Jan 7, 12:36 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 7 (ANI): Congress leader Abhishek Manu Singhvi on Wednesday questioned Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his government's silence over Unnao MP Sakshi Maharaj's remark that all Hindu women must produce at least four children, and asked whether India's population policy has undergone a change.
Uber fans lash out at critics of its price surge policy  Jan 6, 2:26 pm
Johannesburg, Jan 06 (ANI): Uber fans have lashed out at the company's detractors to defend the transport app's price surge policy by saying that it gives customers a choice.
China registers protest with US against Taiwan's flag hoisting ceremony in Washington  Jan 6, 1:26 pm
Wellington, Jan 06 (ANI): Reacting strongly to Taiwan's de facto embassy hoisting a Taiwanese flag on New Year's Day in Washington, China has reportedly urged the United States to follow "One China" policy.
China livid with Taiwan's flag hoisting in Washington, urges U.S. to respect 'One-China' policy  Jan 6, 12:47 pm
Wellington, Jan 06 (ANI): China has opposed the flag hoisting by Taiwan's de facto embassy in Washington on New Year's Day and urged the U.S. to respect the "One China" policy.