Sitharaman says Centre not reneging from responsibility on GST compensation, slams critics over `Act of God’ remark

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday said that the Central government was not reneging from its responsibility on GST compensation and the issue will be discussed in Goods and Services Tax (GST) council meeting. Replying to the debate on the supplementary demands for grants (first batch) for 2020-21 in the […]

PM Modi dedicates Kosi Rail Mahasetu to the nation

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday inaugurated the historic Kosi Rail Mahasetu (mega-bridge) and dedicated to the nation through video-conference, stating, “Today, new history has been created in the field of rail connectivity in Bihar.” “The people of Supaul, Araria and Saharsa districts will benefit greatly from the commencement of […]

Indian armed forces maintained ‘Sayyam’, displayed ‘Shaurya’ in face of provocative actions by China: Rajnath Singh

Defence Minister on Thursday said that conduct of our armed forces throughout India-China border clashes showed that they maintained ‘Sayyam’ and displayed ‘Shaurya’, in face of provocative actions by the Chinese army. In a statement in Rajya Sabha, the Defence Minister said, “Conduct of our armed forces throughout these incidents […]