Indian Government

August 23, 2022
August 23, 2022

Why Bilkis Bano’s rapists should be behind bars

Men who raped Bilkis Bano during 2002 Gujarat riots allowed to walk free on the same day that PM Modi promised to make the nation a better place for women.

August 21, 2022
August 21, 2022

Legal notice seeks Momen's resignation in 48hrs over “controversial remark”

A Supreme Court lawyer today (August 21, 2022) served a legal notice asking Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen to voluntarily resign from the office in 48 hours for his recent "controversial comment".

May 16, 2022
May 16, 2022

India criticises OIC for ‘unwarranted’ comments on Jammu and Kashmir

India today (May 16, 2022) criticised the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) for its "unwarranted" comments on the delimitation exercise in Jammu and Kashmir.

January 18, 2019
January 18, 2019

India set to launch satellite for border security

India is all set to use space technology in a big way, including by launching a satellite for exclusive use of the Home Ministry, to tone up border security and management.

July 9, 2018
July 9, 2018

Indian govt for live streaming court hearings

In a ground-breaking move to bring in more transparency in judiciary, the Indian government recommends its apex court to live stream court proceedings across the country.

February 4, 2018
February 4, 2018

Onion price expected to come down

Onion prices are set to drop further in the country as the Indian government has withdrawn the fixed minimum price on its export.

July 13, 2016
July 13, 2016

India to give Bangladeshi minorities right to buy property

Indian government approves a number of facilities including permission to purchase land for its residents from Bangladesh, Afghanistan and Pakistan who are living in India on Long Term Visa (LTV).

March 11, 2016
March 11, 2016

Pakistan to play World T20

Pakistan will take part in the World Twenty20 after receiving security assurances from the Indian government.

December 4, 2015
December 4, 2015

Delhi bid to curb vehicle pollution

Delhi local government says private vehicles with odd and even registration numbers will only be allowed to operate on alternate days to curb pollution.

December 1, 2015
December 1, 2015

Taj Mahal ‘not a Hindu temple’

The government of India rejects claims by a group of lawyers that the Taj Mahal monument was a Hindu temple.