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Who Bunks Rajya Sabha Sessions The Most?

Who Bunks Rajya Sabha Sessions The Most?

12 seats in Rajya Sabha are allocated to nominated MPs.These members are nominated by the President of India from among people who have special knowledge or experience in areas like literature, science, art and social service. The list this year included former minister Mani Shankar Aiyar,master blaster Sachin Tendulkar, actress Rekha and poet Javed Akhtar.…

Union Budget 2014: Dope On Who Gets How Much

Union Budget 2014: Dope On Who Gets How Much

The Finance Ministry, Ministry of Defence and the Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution get the highest share of the union budget allocations this year…

India Has 381 Medical Colleges, Needs 240 More

India Has 381 Medical Colleges, Needs 240 More

          India’s Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan (an ENT surgeon himself) recently asked doctors to introspect and correct the `wrong’ public perception about the profession…

Latest Reports

How India’s Private Banks Duck NPAs

How India’s Private Banks Duck NPAs

    Bad loans by public sector banks, which account for the bulk of the banking system in India, have tripled over the past three years…

Food Security Act Good Move But Yields Low: Global Agri Body

Food Security Act Good Move But Yields Low: Global Agri Body

  The National Food Security Act, passed by the UPA Government which was in power from 2004 to 2014 is being seen as a positive step towards food security in India…

BRICS Upon BRICS: Now A $100 Billion Bank

BRICS Upon BRICS: Now A $100 Billion Bank

   Brazil has been a destination and centre of attraction in recent days, not just for organising the FIFA World Cup 2014 but also for hosting the second cycle of the BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China, South Africa) Summit…

Not Playing Spoilsport: Budget 2014 & Sports

Not Playing Spoilsport: Budget 2014 & Sports

    While India has spent close to Rs 10,000 crore for sports promotion over the last five years, it has only one major claim to its credit: organising the Commonwealth Games in New Delhi in 2010…

Fact Check

Budget 2014 Fact Check: Rs 4 Lakh Crore Tax Claims Stuck

Budget 2014 Fact Check: Rs 4 Lakh Crore Tax Claims Stuck

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, while presenting the first union Budget of the Bharatiya Janata Party-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) Government, said over Rs 4 lakh crore of tax money is stuck in litigations and before the courts…

Fact Check: Is India The World’s 2nd Fastest Growing Economy?

Fact Check: Is India The World’s 2nd Fastest Growing Economy?

The communications adviser to the Prime Minister’s Office, put out a tweet on 9th April, which claimed that “India is the second fastest growing economy in the world since 2004″…

A Fact Check On Congress’ Fact Check On Narendra Modi

A Fact Check On Congress’ Fact Check On Narendra Modi

Here is a Fact Check on a Fact Check by Indian National Congress on the claims made by Narendra Modi, Gujarat Chief Minister and the Prime Ministerial candidate of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ahead of the six-phased General Elections scheduled from April 7, 2014.…

Kejriwal Vs Modi: Fact vs Non-Fact

Kejriwal Vs Modi: Fact vs Non-Fact

    Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Arvind Kejriwal recently posed 16 questions to Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi…