Rail Budget 2014: New Ways To Pick Up The Tab

Railway Minister D V Sadananda Gowda presented the first Budget of the Narendra Modi-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) Government. Gowda has set the tone for NDA’s Budget exercise with  minimal populism (translated: no fare hikes) but promises for better amenities, attempt to meet poll promises like bullet and high-speed trains and move towards alternate sources … Continued

PM Modi Bets Big On Governance

Narendra Modi, 15th Prime Minister of India, took charge at New Delhi’s South Block today.   A 45-member cabinet was sworn-in by President Pranab Mukherjee at the Rashtrapati Bhavan yesterday. The cabinet has seven women ministers, the average age is 58 years and average assets of the ministers stand at over Rs 13 crore.   … Continued