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A relief package could be underway for the troubled Telecom sector

Sep 15, 2021 Outlook Business Team

According to PTI, the Union Cabinet is considering a relief package in the form a moratorium on payment on spectrum dues alongside revision of ADRs, spectrum charges and on unpaid dues

Are PLIs Enough To Boost Indian Textile Sector?

Sep 09, 2021 Kamalika Ghosh

Apart from a PLI scheme, demand-generation policies needed for adoption of technical textiles


Days After Reshuffle, Union Cabinet To Meet Physically After More Than A Year

The prime minister will also chair a meeting of the Council of Ministers at 4 pm through video conferencing.

Cabinet Committee Rejig: Sarbananda Sonowal, Smriti Irani Part Of Political Affairs Panel

Jul 13, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Union ministers Jyotiraditya Scindia, Narayan Rane and Ashwini Vaishnaw have been included in the Cabinet Committee on Investment and Growth headed by the PM Modi


42 Per Cent Of Ministers With Criminal Cases Against Them : ADR Reports

Of all the ministers analysed, 33 (42 per cent) have declared criminal cases against themselves, said the Association for Democratic Reforms report citing their poll affidavits.

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08 July, 2021

TMC Sharpens ‘Secessionist’ Charge On BJP After MPs Favouring Bengal Partition Bag MoS Berths

Snigdhendu Bhattacharya

The BJP hits back, says Mamata Banerjee is the biggest separatist leader


08 July, 2021

BJP's Gateway To The South: Four Ministers From Karnataka Get Cabinet Berths

Ajay Sukumaran

The new entrants are Shobha Karandlaje, A Narayanaswamy, Bhagwanth Khuba, and Rajya Sabha member Rajeev Chandrasekhar


08 July, 2021

Law Of Land Supreme, Twitter Will Have To Follow Rules: IT Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw

Outlook Web Bureau

IT Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw said whosoever lives and works in India will have to abide by the rules of the country.


08 July, 2021

Modi Cabinet 2.0: Meet R K Singh, The New Power Minister

Outlook Web Bureau

RK Singh was rewarded for steering reforms in the power sector in the Modi government to make India a power surplus nation.


08 July, 2021

UP's Lion's Share In Rejig Signals BJP's Attempt To Get Caste Equation Right Ahead of 2022 Polls

Bhavna Vij-Aurora

BJP is being wary in UP, where people predominantly vote along caste and regional lines


08 July, 2021

Modi Cabinet 2.0: Jitendra Singh Takes Charge Of Science And Technology Ministry

Outlook Web Bureau

Jitendra Singh, who is a Minister of State, in the Prime Minister's Office also holds charge of the sensitive Department of Atomic Energy and Department of Space.


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07 July, 2021

Modi Congratulates Newly Sworn-In Cabinet Ministers And Ministers Of State

Outlook Web Desk

Fifteen cabinet ministers and 28 ministers of state, including new faces and those elevated, were sworn in at a ceremony held in the Darbar Hall of the Rashtrapati Bhavan.


07 July, 2021

Reshuffled Union Cabinet Includes Seven Women More

Outlook Web Desk

The seven women who took oath as ministers of state were Karandlaje, Darshana Vikram Jardosh, Lekhi, Annpurna Devi, Pratima Bhoumik, Dr Bharati Pravin Pawar and Apna Dal's Anupriya Singh Patel.


07 July, 2021

Bhupender Yadav: BJP's Most Bankable Leader Made His Way To The Cabinet now

Outlook Web Desk

Yadav was considered a trusted general secretary of Shah, when he was the party president, and has been in charge of the BJP's affair in Bihar and Gujarat, the home state of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Shah.


07 July, 2021

PM Modi Overhauls Cabinet With An Eye On UP And 2024

Bhavna Vij-Aurora

The bigger political message of the reshuffle is in the ministers that PM Modi has dropped.


07 July, 2021

Distribution Of The Spoils Of Power Is The Objective Of Cabinet Reshuffle: Congress

Outlook Web Desk

Congress chief spokesperson Randeep Surjewala said if the cabinet expansion was to be done on the basis of performance then the PM should have been the first one to be removed for failing to rule


07 July, 2021

Cabinet Rejig: Scindia, Sonowal Take Oath, 12 Including Ravi Shankar, Javadekar Dropped

Outlook Web Bureau

This is the first reshuffle in the Council of Ministers by Prime Minister Narendra Modi since he assumed charge for a second term in May 2019.


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07 July, 2021

Cabinet Expansion: Why I’m Least Excited, Unlike Most Of The Media

Ruben Banerjee

Ministers certainly can make or break businesses, but I doubt whether they can change our otherwise mundane lives.


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Hotel guests stand on the roof of Lemon Tree hotel, as the hotel gets flooded with the waters from an overflowing Kosi River in Jim Corbett National Park, Uttarakhand state. More than 20 people have died and many are...

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This photograph provided by India's National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) shows NDRF soldiers rescue people stranded in floodwaters in Udham Singh Nagar, Uttarakhand state. More than 20 people have died and many are...

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This photograph provided by India's National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) shows NDRF soldiers rescue people stranded in floodwaters in Udham Singh Nagar, Uttarakhand state. More than 20 people have died and many are...

National Disaster Response Force via AP

Muslims pelt stones at policemen during clashes following an Eid-e-Milad un Nabi procession, in Jabalpur.

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Migrant workers arriving from J&K wait at a railway station to board a train for their native places, in Amritsar. Many of migrant workers are leaving the Kashmir Valley after a series of attacks on them.

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This Election Season In UP, Lakhimpur Kheri Is The New Political Battlefield

The Opposition is hoping for a rich election harvest in Uttar Pradesh but Lucknow appears to be a long way from the killing fields.

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The Negotiator: Rakesh Tikait Is The Glue Holding Farmers’ Agitation Together

The former Delhi Police employee has also emerged as the go-to man for the authorities to reach out to the agitating farmers.

Vikas Pathak
The Negotiator: Rakesh Tikait Is The Glue Holding Farmers’ Agitation Together

Kashmir/Violence

Kashmir Minority Killings A Throwback To The Terrifying 90s

Outwardly peaceful, Kashmir has seen a spate of civilian killings in recent weeks. A silent unease has now exploded into fear and concern after the shooting of minorities.

Naseer Ganai
Kashmir Minority Killings A Throwback To The Terrifying 90s

Opinion

Virat Kohli’s Abrasive Leadership Style Gave Indian Cricket A New Dimension

Virat Kohli will step down as T20 captain of India and RCB but that will not take away the fact that he remains a unique leader

Sep 20, 2021 Arijit Ghosh

Taliban: What’s Next For The International Community?

With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.

Sep 13, 2021 Seema Guha

Rising Challenges Of Plagiarism In The Era Of Online Education

It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.

Sep 12, 2021 Chaitali Moitra

Vaccine Mandates Harm Long-Term Public Health

One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates

Sep 12, 2021 Kameswari Chebrolu