15 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Scientist Raghunath Anant Mashelkar, former director general of the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, has been named the chair of an expert panel to recommend best technologies for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's "Swachh Bharat" national sanitation campaign.
12 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi called for making 'Swacch Bharat' a mass movement and linking it to economic activity to ensure greater participation.
12 Sep 2014
New Delhi: A network of IITs and other institutes will evolve appropriate technologies for rural development under the 'Unnat Bharat Abhiyan' scheme, it was announced on Thursday.
28 Aug 2014
New Delhi: The government launched the .bharat domain name in devanagari script covering eight languages including Hindi, Konkani and Marathi.
27 Aug 2014
New Delhi: The government on Wednesday launched the ‘.bharat’ domain name in Devanagari script covering eight languages including Hindi, Konkani and Marathi.
30 Aug 2014
Mumbai: Ghazal singer Chitra Singh, who is fighting a lone battle to get her husband and late ghazal maestro Jagjit Singh the Bharat Ratna, says he deserves the country's highest civilian honour.
21 Aug 2014
Guwahati: The 12-hour Assam bandh called on Thursday by the Opposition Asom Gana Parishad (AGP) and the Assam Tea Tribes Students' Association, to protest against Wednesday's police firing in Golaghat in which three persons were killed, paralysed normal life across the state.
03 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Acting on the line of Good Governance; Minimum Government, Maximum Governance; Sabka Saath, Sabka Vikas; Public Partnership…that electrified voters to crown saffron party in the Lok Sabha elections, Narendra Modi-led NDA government has won trust of people in its first 100-day span rolling out many plans that could put the nation on development track.
24 Aug 2014
Chennai: DMK president M Karunanidhi on Sunday wrote to President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeking conferment of "Bharat Ratna" for party founder and Dravidian idealogue C N Annadurai.
01 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Joining companies like TCS and Bharti Enterprises that unveiled plans to build toilets after Prime Minister Narendra Modi unveiled an initiative on hygiene, infrastructure major Larsen & Toubro said it will construct 5,000 toilets under corporate social responsibility (CSR).