Modi govt’s rural roads plot enters third phase but states to fulfill targets that are past.

Modi govt’s rural roads plot enters third phase but states to fulfill targets that are past. Launched by Union Rural Development Minister Narendra Singh Tomar Wednesday, the third phase of the rural road programme, aimed at bringing India’s villages nearer to hospitals, schools and markets, will build 1.25 lakh km of arterial roads across India. […]

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Lenskart to raise more than $275 million from Softbank Vision Fund.

Lenskart to raise more than $275 million from Softbank Vision Fund. BENGALURU eyewear retailer Lenskart is currently increasing more than $275 million including some stake sale from early investors, the company said on Friday. The capital will be used to augment Lenskart’s tech capabilities and to strengthen its supply chain infrastructure, it said, in a […]

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India’s sovereign rating is reaffirmed by fitch Ratings, keeps outlook

India’s sovereign rating is reaffirmed by fitch Ratings, keeps outlook Fitch Ratings on Friday reaffirmed India’s sovereign credit rating in the lowest investment grade (BBB-) with stable outlook, holding that India’s rating balances a still strong medium-term growth outlook compared with’BBB’ class peers and relative outside resilience. Rating agency Moody’s Investors Service had revised India’s […]

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Does Modi govt know what the endgame of this crisis it has unleashed is?

Does Modi govt know what the endgame of this crisis it has unleashed is? Protests have broken out across India, some of them violent, against a new law that fast-tracks citizenship for non-Muslim migrants from three majority-Muslim countries. In both the capital of Delhi and the town of Aligarh, local authorities stormed university campuses, beating […]

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Do not just blame India’s courts, it’s the police that can not solve criminal cases.

Do not just blame India’s courts, it’s the police that can not solve criminal cases. At present, or 37 percent of judge-strength that is sanctioned, 399 posts, are empty’. However, by overlooking police the letter believes just a part of the problem. Having the police take care of the huge stockpile of cases pending investigation […]

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Citizenship law reveals tension between BJP’s Hindutva and the financial aim of Modi govt.

Citizenship law reveals tension between BJP’s Hindutva and the financial aim of Modi govt. The BJP’s assertion that it can guarantee the development of India than its rivals has been a part of its claim to provide good government. Because of this, the ruling party is vulnerable to charges that India’s economy has been mismanaged […]

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British PM Boris Johnson wins vote on Brexit bargain in time for Christmas

British PM Boris Johnson wins vote on Brexit bargain in time for Christmas London: British lawmakers gave preliminary approval Friday to Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Brexit bill, clearing the way for the U.K. to leave the European Union next month. The House of Commons voted 358-234 for the Withdrawal Agreement Bill. It has to be […]

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BJP government is currently using brute force to suppress dissent: Sonia Gandhi

BJP government is currently using brute force to suppress dissent: Sonia Gandhi Gandhi’s remarks came on its official Twitter in a video message’ handle. In a democracy, people have a right to raise their voice against policies and incorrect decisions of their government and register their concerns. Equally, it’s the responsibility of the authorities to […]

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