Keyword Results for   'policy'  
Sharif presides over meeting of top aides ahead of US visit  Oct 10, 4:46 pm
Islamabad, Oct.10 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif presided over a meeting of his top foreign policy and national security aides here ahead of what is being touted as a tough visit to the United States later this month.
Northeast governors briefed on 'Act East Policy'  Oct 10, 3:12 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 10 (ANI): India's 'Look East' policy is aimed at promoting trade and people to people contacts with South East Asia. External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj recently briefed the Governors of northeastern states about it.
Hyrbyair Marri says not member of political party, Purdili is representative of the Baloch movement  Oct 9, 9:21 pm
London, Oct. 9 (ANI): London-based Baloch Nationalist leader Nawabzada Hyrbyair Marri on Friday said that Balaach Purdili Baloch is a Baloch political activist from Northern Balochistan (Afghanistan controlled Balochistan) as was representing the Baloch cause not any particular person in India. Hyrbyair Marri said he was looking forward to the day when India would have a clear policy on Balochistan, and insisted that New Delhi needs to diplomatically and morally support the Baloch freedom struggle.
North east is a 'natural partner' in India's Act East Policy: Sushma Swaraj  Oct 7, 12:10 pm
New Delhi, Oct.7 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has said that the north east is a 'natural partner' in India's Act East Policy.
BJP in panic without 'neta, niti and niyat' in Bihar: Nitish  Oct 6, 3:12 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 6 (ANI): Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today alleged that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is in panic without leader, policy and intention in Bihar.
Well-being of older persons has been mandated in Constitution: Vice President Ansari  Oct 1, 5:16 pm
New Delhi, Oct.1 (ANI): Asserting that the well-being of older persons has been mandated in the Constitution of India, Vice President Mohammed Hamid Ansari today said Article 41, a Directive Principle of State Policy, provides that the state shall, within the limits of its economic capacity and development, make effective provision for securing the right of public assistance in cases of old age.
Rate cut by banks to propel growth and investments: FICCI  Sep 30, 7:01 pm
New Delhi, Sept 30 (ANI): In a statement released today, the FICCI expressed its delight over reduction process in the base rate by some of the major Banks, following the policy rate reduction of 50 bps by the RBI yesterday.
Gadkari launches Green Highways Policy   Sep 29, 6:07 pm
New Delhi, Sept.29 (ANI): Union Minister of Road Transport and Highways and Shipping Nitin Gadkari launched the Green Highways (Plantation, Transplantation, Beautification and Maintenance) Policy, 2015 at a function here today.
RBI's rate cut will provide policy support to real economy, says Jaitley  Sep 29, 1:52 pm
New Delhi, Sept.29 (ANI): Welcoming the Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) decision to reduce the repo rate to 6.75 from 7.25 percent, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday said the central bank's decision will significantly provide policy support to the real economy and help in the recovery process.
Nitin Gadkari to launch Green Highways Policy today  Sep 29, 9:30 am
New Delhi, Sept.29 (ANI): The Green Highways (Plantation, Transportation, Beautification and Maintenance) Policy, 2015 will be launched by the Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari at a National Conference here on Tuesday. Under it, transplantation of trees will be promoted along the Highways wherever it is technically feasible.
RBI to announce 4th bi-monthly monetary policy for current fiscal today  Sep 29, 8:24 am
Mumbai, Sept.29 (ANI): The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) will unveil its fourth bi-monthly monetary policy for the current fiscal on Tuesday.
Over 50 nations to contribute 30,000 troops for UN peacekeeping ops: Obama  Sep 29, 1:49 am
New York, Sept. 29 (ANI): U.S President Barack Obama today announced that more than 50 countries have stepped up and promised to contribute 30,000 new troops and police for the United Nations peacekeeping operations and lauded UN chief Ban Ki-moon's efforts to achieve zero tolerance policy against 'abusive peacekeepers'.
Lalu dares Mohan Bhagwat to end reservation policy  Sep 27, 6:58 pm
Raghopur (Bihar), Sept.27 (ANI): Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav on Sunday dared Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat to end the reservation policy, after the latter had recently advocated setting up an apolitical committee to review reservation.
PM Modi offers all infrastructures to US defence firms  Sep 25, 9:22 am
New York, Sept. 25 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi here today invited defence equipment producers to set up their unit in India in line with his 'Make in India' policy.
17 surrendered Maoists given cash incentives as rehabilitation in Bijapur  Sep 23, 9:18 am
Bijapur (Chhattisgarh), Sept.23 (ANI): Authorities in Chhattisgarh's Bijapur District have given cash incentives to seventeen Maoists rebels who surrendered before the police from 2009-2014 under a state rehabilitation policy.
Foreign policy initiatives are now economic partnerships as well in the 21st century, says John Kerry  Sep 22, 7:44 pm
Washington, Sept.22 (ANI): U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Tuesday said foreign policy initiatives being taken in the 21st century were no longer restricted to diplomatic engagement, but have transcended and broadened to include economic partnerships as well.
TMC pulls up BJP, says National Encryption Policy needs thinking  Sep 22, 7:38 pm
New Delhi, Sept. 22 (ANI): The Trinamool Congress (TMC) on Tuesday took a jibe at the BJP-led NDA Government after it withdrew the draft National Encryption Policy, saying this serious government policy needs thinking.
Wrong economic policies, visionless leadership have been Congress' prime policy: BJP  Sep 22, 6:29 pm
New Delhi, Sept. 22 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday alleged that wrong economic policies, bad and corrupt governance and visionless leadership have been the prime policy of the Congress.
Bhagwat's call for quota review: Mayawati's criticism 'uncalled for', says BJP  Sep 22, 6:29 pm
New Delhi, Sept.22 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday alleged that former Uttar Pradesh chief minister and BSP supremo Mayawati's criticism of the government over RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat's remarks for a review of the reservation policy was totally baseless and uncalled for.
Auction of identified mine blocks to begin in November: Tomar  Sep 22, 5:35 pm
New Delhi, Sept. 22 (ANI): Union Minister for Steel and Mines Narendra Singh Tomar on Tuesday informed that the government is planning to draft the National Mineral Exploration Policy in public domain within two to three days.
Modi Govt. trying to curtail freedom of expression: Congress  Sep 22, 3:43 pm
New Delhi, Sept. 22 (ANI): The Congress Party on Tuesday criticised the BJP-led NDA Government for implementing and then taking a U-turn on the National Encryption Policy, saying the ruling dispensation at the Centre is trying to curtail the freedom of expression.
Govt. withdraws draft encryption policy  Sep 22, 2:22 pm
New Delhi, Sept.22 (ANI): The government on Tuesday clarified that it is withdrawing the draft of the National Encryption Policy and will rework it, so as to not impact individual users and protect and promote freedom of social media.
Congress says 'Fascist' BJP wants to interfere in private lives of people   Sep 22, 1:34 pm
New Delhi, Sept.22 (ANI): The Congress Party on Tuesday claimed that a "Fascist" Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is entering people's bedrooms through the draft National Encryption Policy.
National Encryption Policy mirrors government's failure, says cyber expert  Sep 22, 12:30 pm
New Delhi, Sept. 22 (ANI): Cyber expert Virag Gupta on Tuesday alleged that the government's draft National Encryption Policy reflects the failure of the government and is meddling with the private matters of people.
Whatsapp, social media exempted from draft encryption policy  Sep 22, 12:30 pm
New Delhi, Sept. 22 (ANI): The government on Tuesday clarified that Whatsapp, social media and payment gateways are not covered under the draft encryption policy.