12 Feb 2016
Mumbai: Union Minister Venkaiah Naidu today said he is confident that bills pertaining to formation of a realty regulator and the much-awaited indirect taxation reform GST will be passed in the upcoming Budget Session, and hoped that Congress will cooperate in ensuring the functioning of Parliament.
12 Feb 2016
New Delhi: Senior IAS officers Ramesh Abhishek and Girish Shankar have been appointed as new secretaries for departments of Industrial Policy and Promotion, and Heavy Industries, respectively, as part of top level bureaucratic rejig effected yesterday.
06 Feb 2016
Mumbai: On Abhishek Bachchan's 40th birthday yesterday, Bollywood celebrities like Karan Johar and Rana Daggubati have welcomed him to the 'decade of dreams', while others like Farah Khan and Riteish Deshmukh have wished him a year full of happiness, luck and love.
05 Feb 2016
Mumbai: Bollywood heart-throb Abhishek Bachchan turned 40 today and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is all set to host a big bash in the South city for hubby Abhishek's 40th birthday today.
10 Jan 2016
New Delhi: The Congress on Sunday distanced itself from party leader Manish Tewari, who claimed that a news report on a controversial 2012 troop movement towards Delhi was true.
06 Feb 2016
Mumbai: Concerned over the sharp rise in infectious disease like tuberculosis, Maharashtra government would introduce a bill banning spitting in public places in the upcoming state Legislature Budget Session scheduled next month.
06 Dec 2011
There would be no delay, except for a "couple of days" of procedural extension, in submitting the anti-graft Lokpal bill in Parliament, according to Abhishek Manu Singhvi, who heads the Parliamentary Panel studying the draft legislation.
04 Feb 2016
New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today hoped that the opposition parties will see reason and the Goods and Services Tax (GST), which is held up in Rajya Sabha, will become a reality soon.
27 Jan 2016
New Delhi: Being a Mumbai guy, it was tough for Aditya Roy Kapur to play a Kashmiri in 'Fitoor' but director Abhishek Kapoor said the actor worked hard to get into the skin of the character.
24 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Congress accused the government of not preparing adequately on the issue of the NSA talks and falling prey to Pakistan's designs. Congress spokesperson Abhishek Manu Singhvi told reporters here that the Narendra Modi government had not done proper hard-nosed groundwork and its approach lacked focus.