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PNB recovers record amount from defaulters due to Insolvency and Bankruptcy code

Punjab National Bank (PNB) recovered a record Rs 11,378 crore from defaulters in the first five months of this fiscal.

India gets its first railway varsity, offers two undergraduate courses

The institute is funded by Ministry of Railways and has international partnerships with revered international institutions.
BJP office in Kharsawan under Khunti Lok Sabha constituency attacked by Naxals

Naxal insurgency: Fighting extremism with development

The government is using development to fight the left-wing extremism in Naxal-infested states

WHO Director General praises ‘Ayushman Bharat’, terms it as a ‘great commitment’ by PM Modi

The ambitious scheme of the Modi government aims to provide annual health insurance of Rs 5 lakh to 50 crore Indians.

Demonetisation brought down smuggling of Fake Indian Currency Note, says BSF Chief

He also said the BSF had prevented the entry of Rohingyas into the country.

US-India 2+2 dialogue: Washington agrees help India track down Dawood Ibrahim, Hafiz Saeed

The US will urge Pakistan to take concrete steps to stop terrorist activities on its soil.

Yogi Adityanath government to invoke NSA against people who leak examination papers

Yogi Adityanath seems to be determined to end the examination malpractices

Of digital media, censorship, regulation and freedom

Any regulation that can just as easily morph into a tool of censorship must be opposed

How lies about World Bank ‘reviewing’ Ease of Doing Business ranking of India were spread

Comments by an economist and an article by a 'think tank' were twisted to target Modi government

Dear Twinkle Khanna, I love you, but you are so, so wrong

To solve a problem, you need to get your hands dirty, like the character played by your husband

Dear Prime Minister, Pakistan was sending you a message by humiliating Jadhav’s family

You need to ensure, Prime Minister, that Pakistan pays

Railways deny distributing Congress mouthpiece National Herald in trains after social media outrage

National Herald publishers have been accused of using unauthorised means to distribute their paper.

CBEC slams The Wire for ‘factually and legally incorrect’ news item

A piece targeting Adani and the Central Government has been found to be incorrect

What the Government is doing to avoid illegal diversion of fertilizers

A lot has been done, a lot needs to be done still.

PTI has misquote the CBEC chief on GST collection targets?

PTI is in the cross-hairs of GST authorities again

Fact-Check: Was Congress spokesperson right in claiming that crop insurance is a ‘scam’ and a ‘sham’?

Priyanka Chaturvedi has an oops moment on how insurance premium works.

Man depressed as he runs out of ‘full forms’ to coin for GST

A calamity of the highest order has hit the man named Venky Nayadu.

The outrage that was not – legal sharaab vs illegal kabab

A comparative analysis of liquor ban in Bihar and illegal slaughterhouse shutdown in Uttar Pradesh

Pakistan has started a war, and it is winning it. But you can fight back

Pakistan has activated the fifth column in India, and its strategy is working. Read how you can spot it.

Understanding the Doval Doctrine of Defensive Offence

A Summary of Ajit Doval's Lecture at Sastra University in February 2014.

Did Sushma Swaraj just get duped by publicity seeking ‘solo honeymoon’ hoax?

Was a union minister tricked by a contrived emotional story and drawn into lending help?
Twitter

Twitter hashtag #SayNoToTaxTerrorism leads to review of new IT return rules

Finance Ministry responded to a Twitter hashtag against the new rules introduced for filing Income Tax returns.

Humble suggestions to Mr. Jaitley on tackling black money while keeping IT returns simple

Why suspect the middle class of hoarding black money? Some humble suggestions to the Finance Minister.

Minimum Government – Are we getting there?

How far has the Modi Government been able to deliver on the promise of "Minimum Government, Maximum Governance"?

And it was BJP’s turn to U-Turn

Has BJP hijacked the U-Turn Tag from AAP?

Government blocks 32 sites using Sec 69A of the IT Act: What did we learn

Three key takeaways after the government used the IT Act and blocked 32 websites because of pro-ISIS content on them.

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