Topic: Union government

“Utter mismanagement…”: Opposition targets Union govt on West Bengal train accident

Opposition leaders on Monday launched a fresh attack against the Narendra Modi-led Union government after 15 passengers were killed and nearly 40 were injured in a train collision in West Bengal’s Darjeeling district.

No end to anti-Muslim hate even as ‘humbled’ Modi assumes charge with ‘secular’ allies

In the darkness of night, a group of Muslim men were chased through the streets of Raipur district in Chhattisgarh by cow vigilantes. 

After Kumaraswamy joins Modi cabinet, JD(S) Kerala chapter, part of ruling left, plans merger with RJD or SP or new party

The Janata Dal (Secular) [JD(S)] is facing an internal crisis as H.D. Kumaraswamy joins the third Narendra Modi cabinet as Heavy Industries Minister. The Kerala faction, which is part of the ruling left front and opposes the BJP alliance in Karnataka, is considering forming a new party or merging with another Janata Party.

NEET grace marks to 1,563 students scrapped, re-exam on 23 June: Union govt tells SC

The Union government has informed the Supreme Court that it has decided to cancel the scorecards of 1,563 NEET-UG 2024 candidates who were given grace marks. This decision comes in response to allegations of unfair means during the examination process.

Nearly 99% of ministers in new Modi Cabinet are crorepatis, says ADR report

Seventy members of the new Union Council of Ministers sworn in on 9 June are crorepatis, said Association for Democratic Reforms’ new report.

Who are the heavyweights excluded from the new Narendra Modi ministry?

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's new Union Council of Ministers witnessed several high-profile exits, as the BJP leadership opted to drop faces like Smriti Irani, Anurag Thakur, and Parshottam Rupala from the previous ministry.