02 Jul 2015
New Delhi: A Parliamentary panel has recommended a hike in the salary of MPs, sources said. While the exact hike recommended was not disclosed, a panel member said the recommendation is for between 75 to 100 percent raise in the MPs' emoluments.
02 Dec 2011
In a boost to troops and officers of CRPF and other forces engaged in anti-Naxal operations, the government has approved a 30 percent hike in their allowances on par with the special 'risk' pay drawn by Army personnel.
27 Jun 2015
Mumbai: The Mumbai Electricity Regulatory Authority has allowed three utilities Tata Power, Reliance Infrastructure and Mahavitaran to hike their tariff with effect from this month.
26 Jun 2015
Mumbai: India's monsoon has covered the entire country, the weather office said on Friday, more than two weeks ahead of the normal schedule in a year that is forecast to see below average rains.
10 Apr 2015
Raipur: Five years after the deadly Naxal strike at Tadmetla in Chhattisgarh in which 76 security personnel were killed, the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) has decided to trace the perpetrators by identifying them through videos released by the rebels following the attack.
28 Jun 2015
New Delhi: Smartphone users in India spend 47 percent of their time on communication applications such as WhatsApp, We Chat, Hike and Skype which are key driver of mobile broadband usage, says a report.
24 Jun 2015
New Delhi: General Motors India plans to hike price of its models by up to 2 percent with effect from next month to partially offset the recent foreign exchange fluctuations.
02 Dec 2014
Raipur: An assortment of sophisticated weaponry belonging to security personnel, including 10 AK-series rifles, were carried off by the Naxals from the site of the encounter on Monday in Sukma district of Chhattisgarh which left 14 CRPF jawans dead and over a dozen others injured.
06 Apr 2015
Raipur: Three personnel, including a commandant, of CRPF's CoBRA unit, were injured on Monday when an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) they were defusing went off in Chhattisgarh's insurgency-hit Bijapur district.
16 Apr 2015
New Delhi: The Special Task Force (STF) of Chhattisgarh Police, which lost seven personnel in an ambush last week, has come in for praise from the CRPF boss for undertaking independent operations "more often" to check the Maoist menace in the state.