Government Of India(Search results - 56)
Top StoriesSep 23, 2021, 1:14 PM IST
PM-CARES not Government of India's fund, not ‘public authority’ under RTI Act: Centre tells Delhi HC
The Union government and the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) also added that the PM-CARES fund can neither be brought under the ambit of Right to Information (RTI) Act as a public authority nor can it be listed as a State.
Top StoriesSep 22, 2021, 3:59 PM IST
Serum to supply around 22 crore doses of Covishield vaccine to Centre in October
Prakash Kumar Singh, Director, Government and Regulatory Affairs at Serum Institute of India (SII), stated that the company has increased its Covishield production capacity and will supply 21.90 crore doses to the Government of India and private hospitals in October.
BusinessSep 7, 2021, 5:25 PM IST
Cairn to drop litigations against India within days of getting USD 1 billion refund
CEO Thomson stated that Cairn had maintained a "good, open, and transparent channel of contact with the Government of India" in order to resolve the retro tax problem.
Top StoriesAug 5, 2021, 8:56 PM IST
India to share its vision on Afghanistan in emergency UNSC session it has convened
Thanking India for taking a lead role on this matter as UNSC president, Afghanistan's envoy to India Farid Mamundzay said in a tweet that convening an emergency UN Security Council Session on Afghanistan is a positive development.
BusinessJul 27, 2021, 6:44 PM IST
Trust local: Ola CEO strongly disagrees with Tesla, Hyundai on EV import duty
Even as the battle for the Indian electric vehicle market grows intense with time, there have been calls from industry giants like Tesla to lower import duties. However, Indian EV manufacturers say that would be a bad idea.
Top StoriesJul 27, 2021, 3:56 PM IST
UNESCO names Harappan city of Dholavira as world heritage site
Dholavira, located in the Rann of Kutch in Gujarat, belonged to the matured Harappan phase and was excavated by the Archeological Survey of India in 1967.
Top StoriesJul 18, 2021, 11:03 PM IST
Govt: Claims of snooping using Pegasus are conjecture, an attempt to malign Indian democracy
The government of India has rejected the claims surrounding state-sponsored surveillance on specific people and asserted that it has no concrete basis or truth associated with it whatsoever.
Top StoriesJul 2, 2021, 10:38 PM IST
NYT job description for South Asia Business Correspondent triggers outrage
Many prominent users, including the government of India's advisor Kanchan Gupta, took to Twitter to slam the NYT over the job posting, which, they claimed, sought candidates who are 'anti-Modi' and 'anti-Hindu'.
Top StoriesJun 17, 2021, 2:22 PM IST
India to change the way it makes weapons, gives nod to break up Ordnance Factory Board
As per the plan, a total of seven separate companies will be carved out of the Ordnance Factory Board and each would have a specific manufacturing role.
Top StoriesJun 5, 2021, 3:57 PM IST
Government of India issues final notice to Twitter for compliance with new IT rules
The Indian government has issued a final notice to social media giant Twitter for complying with the new IT rules for digital media intermediaries.
Top StoriesMay 26, 2021, 9:28 PM IST
Govt slams WhatsApp, says refusal to comply with guidelines is clear act of defiance
The government made it clear that any operations being run in India are subject to the law of the land.
Top StoriesMay 26, 2021, 12:49 PM IST
Explained: The war between WhatsApp and Indian government
The Government of India and the Facebook-owned instant messaging giant are in a deadlock over privacy concerns. Let's examine the issue in-depth.
Top StoriesMay 26, 2021, 11:28 AM IST
WhatsApp drags Government to court over IT law requiring it to trace origin of messages
WhatsApp claims that since messages are end-to-end encrypted, it would have to break encryption for receivers and 'originators' of messages to comply with the new law.
Top StoriesMay 26, 2021, 10:27 AM IST
Facebook, Twitter and Instagram stare at India ban as time runs out for complying with new rules
The government had warned that non-compliance could result in these social media firms losing their status and protections as intermediaries and may become liable for criminal action as per existing laws of India.