Posts Tagged “Govt”

75-year-old former journalist ill-treated by son, wills property to govt

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75-year-old former journalist ill-treated by son, wills property to govt

Distressed over the treatment meted out to him by his family, a 75-year-old former journalist, who lives in Muraripur village of Dasrathpur block, decided to name the state government as his property’s beneficiary. Former journalist Khetramohan Mishra has also expressed his wish that an old-age home to be built over his land. He has taken…

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Govt looking at tariff, non-tariff measures to reduce steel imports

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Govt looking at tariff, non-tariff measures to reduce steel imports

The government is looking at both tariff and non-tariff measures to reduce “unnecessary’’ imports of steel products and boost exports in order to address the problem of under-utilised capacity in the steel sector. Commerce & Industry Minister Piyush Goyal and Steel Minister Dharmendra Pradhan discussed the challenges being faced by the steel sector and the…

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Army is not PM Modi’s personal property; NDA govt released Azhar: Rahul Gandhi’s counter to BJP on nationalism

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Army is not PM Modi’s personal property; NDA govt released Azhar: Rahul Gandhi’s counter to BJP on nationalism

Taking the BJP’s nationalism narrative in the ongoing Lok Sabha polls head-on, Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Saturday said the Indian Army is not Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s “personal property” and it should not be politicised as he also slammed the government on tackling terror, citing JeM chief Masood Azhar’s release during the NDA rule….

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Govt allows IDBI Bank to handle import, export transactions with Iran

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Govt allows IDBI Bank to handle import, export transactions with Iran

The IDBI Bank has received government nod to handle import and export transactions with Iran, a move which would help in promoting two-way trade amid US sanctions on the Persian Gulf nation, industry sources said. US President Donald Trump had in May last year withdrawn from the 2015 nuclear accord with Iran, re-imposing economic sanctions…

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