28 Nov 2014
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday asked the government not to treat Sanskrit as a third language for Class 8 students of Kendriya Vidyalayas and instead treat it as an additional language retaining German as a third langauge.
28 Dec 2014
New Delhi: The Department of Telecom has sought views of Defence and Finance ministries on the draft note on spectrum auction.
20 Jan 2015
Washington: Scientists have discovered unique synchronization patterns in brains of individuals with autism, a finding that may lead to early diagnosis and treatment of the disorder.
01 Jan 2015
Kolkata: In a major reshuffle in the IPS cadre, 21 senior officials on Wednesday were either promoted or transferred in West Bengal. State secretariat sources said 12 senior officials have been promoted, while the rest nine transferred to various posts.
31 Dec 2014
Guwahati: Assam government has appointed Additional Director General of Police Jyotirmoy Chakravarty as the first Police Commissioner of Guwahati city with effect from January 1 next year.
02 Dec 2014
New Delhi: As the government plans to conduct 3G spectrum auction along with 2G radiowaves sale in February, it has asked telecom regulator Trai to expedite the base price recommendations for it.
17 Nov 2014
Chennai: Tamil Nadu Power Minister Natham R Viswanathan on Monday said his government would honour the assurance of former Chief Minister Jayalalithaa that additional subsidy would be provided to ensure the poor are not affected by the proposed increase in power tariff.
19 Dec 2014
New Delhi: The Department of Telecom has estimated that government would need to waive off Rs 47,000 crore spectrum in usage charges annually for frequencies that are to be exclusively assigned to Defence forces as per their demand. New Delhi: The Department of Telecom has estimated that government would need to waive off Rs 47,000 crore spectrum in usage charges annually for frequencies that are to be exclusively assigned to Defence forces as per their demand.
06 Dec 2014
Kabul: An additional 1,000 US troops will remain in Afghanistan next year to meet a temporary shortfall in NATO forces, US Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel said during a visit to Kabul.
03 Dec 2014
Mumbai: Shiv Sena wants one more Cabinet berth in Central government, besides the post of a Minister of State, even though it has almost sealed a power-sharing deal with the BJP government in Maharashtra.