For, at a time when public-sector banks are facing stiff competition from private banks-domestic and foreign-and can do with all the expertise they can get, the Finance Ministry has appointed seven Congress politicians as independent directors on the boards of six public-sector banks. All for three years.
The commission had time and again requested Rashtrapati Bhavan to send copies of the letters to the commission, but the President's office had citied 'privilege' and refused to part with the concerned documents.
<img src="http://www.indiainfo.com/images/indiainfo-logo.gif"><p align="justify">The Centre today (Oct 14, 2005) refused to divulge the contents of the letters between former President K R Narayanan and the then Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee to Godhra Commission in connection with the post-Godhra riots of 2002.
NEW DELHI: Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi will not campaign for the Bharatiya Janata Party-Janata Dal (United) alliance in Bihar, it was officially announced here. Although for some time now there were reports that the JD (U) was keen to ...