White Papers

  • Arunachal: BJP questions decision of dissolving state assembly at 12 midnight 04-06-2014 06:19 PM

    Itanagar: Opposition BJP in Arunachal Pradesh on Monday sought a "white paper" from the new Congress government on the circumstances in which the fifth Legislative Assembly was dissolved on the midnight of March 6 before the expiry of its term. "If financial crisis was the cause then what was the...
  • Minister's resignation note to Margaret Thatcher sounded like a love letter 07-10-2013 06:13 PM

    A newly released resignation note by Margaret Thatcher's Defence Secretary John Nott reads more like a love letter in which he gushes about the former British Prime Minister's looks and charm. John, who led Britain's forces in the 1982 Falklands War, expressed his admiration for Thatcher effusively when he stood...
  • Congress demands white paper on central funds in Odisha 17-06-2013 02:24 AM

    Bhubaneswar: Terming Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik's allegation of Odisha's neglect by the Centre as "baseless" and a ploy to hide his "inefficiency", Congress on Sunday demanded a white paper on central funds released to the state and their utilisation. "The Chief Minister is misleading people with wrong information on central...
  • Will bring white paper on Assam floods: Gogoi 30-09-2012 07:09 PM

    Guwahati: Accusing the BJP and Asom Gana Parishad of playing politics over flood and poaching of rhinos, Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Sunday announced that his government will bring out two white papers on flood relief and wildlife conservation to "expose" the opposition parties. Speaking to reporters at the...
  • 'White paper on black money nothing but blatant lies' 27-05-2012 11:05 PM

    Ahmedabad: Lashing out at Congress-led UPA government, Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi said on Sunday that the white paper on black money released by the Centre was nothing but 'blatant lies'. Last Monday, the government tabled a White Paper on black money in Parliament which did not disclose any name...
  • Govt's white paper on black money is a 'bikini': BJP 21-05-2012 10:03 PM

    New Delhi: Describing the government's White Paper on black money as "disappointing" and a "non-paper", BJP on Monday said it is "like a bikini" as it hides the essentials and reveals only the less significant details. "This White Paper is in reality a non-paper. It is rather like a bikini...
  • Full text: White paper on black money 21-05-2012 04:42 PM

    New Delhi: Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee tabled white paper on black money in Parliament on Monday. According to the white paper black money in bank accounts in Switzerland has reduced from Rs 23,373 crore in 2006 to Rs 9,295 crore in 2010. Here's the full text of the document: ...
  • Set up Lokpal to deal with black money: White Paper 21-05-2012 03:26 PM

    New Delhi: The government on Monday tabled the much-awaited White Paper on black money in Parliament which did not disclose any name but made a strong case for setting up Lokpal and Lokayuktas to deal with the menace. The White Paper, which was tabled by Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee in...
  • Black money in Swiss banks has come down: Govt 21-05-2012 12:31 PM

    New Delhi: Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee tabled white paper on black money in Parliament on Monday. According to the white paper black money in bank accounts in Switzerland has reduced from Rs 23,373 crore in 2006 to Rs 9,295 crore in 2010. Apart from the five per cent stamp duty...
  • White paper on black money likely to be tabled today 21-05-2012 07:01 AM

    New Delhi: As the UPA II completes three tumultuous years - Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee is likely to table a white paper on black money in Parliament on Monday - crucially the report is unlikely to favour any amnesty for tax evaders. The paper is likely to give a comprehensive...
  • Pranab likely to table White Paper on black money 20-05-2012 09:41 PM

    New Delhi: Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee is likely to table the White Paper on black money in Parliament on Monday. The tabling of White Paper by the Finance Minister figures in the list of business of the Lok Sabha for Monday. Reports say it will provide information about the steps...
  • White Paper on black money likely on Monday 19-05-2012 12:00 AM

    New Delhi: Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee is likely to table the 'White Paper' on black money in Parliament on Monday. The tabling of White Paper by the Finance Minister figures in the list of business of the Lok Sabha for Monday. "I will try to give all the relevant and...
  • White paper on irrigation not a political move: Chavan 14-05-2012 06:58 PM

    Mumbai: Dismissing the speculation that his decision to come out with a white paper on development of irrigation in the state was aimed at embarrassing ally NCP, Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan on Monday said a paradigm shift in the irrigation policy was needed. "There is no point in criticising...
  • Kudankulam protesters ask for white paper 12-11-2011 05:23 PM

    Chennai: Citing divergent views on the safety features of the Russian reactors being set up at Kudankulam in Tamil Nadu, a group protesting the nuclear power project on Saturday reiterated its demand a white paper on it. India's nuclear power plant operator Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NPCIL) is...
  • Mamata's white paper paints Lalu black 18-12-2009 03:06 PM

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