07 Mar 2014
New Delhi: Union Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad has claimed that some sections of the media have joined rival political parties in denouncing the achievements of the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government.
04 Mar 2014
Jammu: Union Health and Family Welfare Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad has asked the Jammu and Kashmir government to increase the retirement age of doctors, so that the health sector does not face the problem of lack of adequate staff.
02 Mar 2014
Patna: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Sunday sat on 'Satyagraha' (dharna) in front of Mahatma Gandhi's bust at Gandhi Maidan as part of the JD (U) day-long 'Bihar bandh' to protest the Centre's "discriminatory" attitude toward Bihar and vowed to get special status for the state.
01 Mar 2014
Guwahati: With Manmohan Singh visiting Myanmar next week, the Assam branch of the All India Patriotic Forum has urged the Prime Minister to talk with the authorities there regarding proper preservation of sites related to India's freedom movement.
20 Nov 2013
Mumbai: Mumbai teenager Prithvi Shaw, 15, created a national record on Wednesday, hitting an astonishing 546 playing for Rizvi Springfield against St Francis D'Assisi Borivali in an inter-school match for the prestigious Harris Shield.
21 Feb 2014
New Delhi: With Parliament having cleared the Telangana Bill amidst uproar, Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare Ghulam Nabi Azad on Friday said it is unfortunate that many parties and MPs, even from Congress, who had initially supported the creation of the new state, began opposing it later.
11 Feb 2014
Rishikesh: The Centre has decided to grant a 40 percent hike in the drug purchase budget outlay of states to encourage them to distribute free medicines to hospitals, Union Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad said in Rishikesh on Monday.
25 Jan 2014
New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday said the Jan Lokpal Bill is almost ready and will be passed next month in a special session of the state assembly at Ramlila Maidan.
10 Feb 2014
New Delhi: Former Lok Sabha speaker Somnath Chatterjee on Monday took a jibe at the functioning of Arvind Kejriwal-led Delhi government, saying the country cannot run on 'mohalla sabhas' and a law cannot be decided on the streets.
11 Aug 2012
Condemning the violence that erupted in Mumbai during a protest against Assam riots, the VHP on Saturday said those who took part in it should be arrested and penalised for danage caused to life and property.