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Planning Commission website archived, tweets NITI Aayog

NITI Aayog made this announcement on Twitter, a preferred communication platform of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and host of other ministries and government departments.

Jan 06, 2015 08:05 AM

Communist Party of India demands Planning Commission's revival

CPI described as “regressive” the government’s move to restructure Planning Commission and rechristen it as “Neeti Ayog” and demanded revival of the socialist-era body.

Jan 02, 2015 21:58 PM

NITI Aayog replaces Planning Commission; PM to be chairperson

The NITI Aayog will have a governing council comprising of all state Chief Ministers and Lt Governors and will work towards fostering a ‘co-operative federalism’ for providing...

Jan 01, 2015 17:55 PM

Planning Commission: Consensus on changes; Cong opposes dismantling

Following up on his Independence Day announcement from Red Fort that the Planning Commission would “soon” be replaced by a “new institution”, Modi was with Chief Ministers...

Dec 07, 2014 23:56 PM

Planning Commission must be relooked to expand economic activity: Jaitley

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Sunday said that the role of the Planning Commission must be relooked in order to expand economic activity, adding that the new body, which...

Dec 07, 2014 19:12 PM

PM Modi recalls Manmohan Singh's view for re-look at Planning Commission

Expressing satisfaction with the significant suggestions offered by various Chief Ministers during the meeting, Prime Minister Modi referred to the remarks made by Dr. Singh on...

Dec 07, 2014 19:09 PM

Most CMs favour restructuring of Planning Commission

Indications from the day-long meeting suggested that the government is looking at a structure which will have the Prime Minister, some Cabinet ministers and some Chief Ministers...

Dec 07, 2014 18:25 PM

Modi's decision to dissolve Planning Commission 'undemocratic': Congress

Former commerce minister and Senior Congress leader Anand Sharma on Sunday dubbed Prime Minister Narendra Modi's move to arbitrarily dissolve the Planning Commission as...

Dec 07, 2014 17:04 PM

Narendra Modi seeks states' help to renovate existing Planning Commission

Seeking to strengthen cooperative federalism, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that states must have a greater role in the new body which will replace the existing Planning...

Dec 07, 2014 16:32 PM

Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis skips crucial 'tea party', says PM Modi's meet on Planning Commission overhaul was important

Fadnavis was slammed by the opposition Congress and NCP for deciding not to attend the tea party, with both parties accusing him of “insulting” them by deciding to skip the...

Dec 07, 2014 13:49 PM